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Strategizing Your Career Change: What You Need to Know

View photo . Strategizing Your Career Change: What You Need to Know While some economic experts profess that class change in the United States is limited, people are becoming more apt to take action to become upwardly mobile. According to … Continue reading

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Nikkei gains on upbeat U.S. corporate earnings, data

By Ayai Tomisawa TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan’s Nikkei share average advanced on Friday after upbeat U.S. economic data and corporate earnings bolstered investors’ risk appetite. The Nikkei was up 0.4 percent at 14,474.83 in midmorning trade after ending flat at … Continue reading

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Asian stocks mostly higher after mixed US earnings

BEIJING (AP) — Asian stocks were mostly higher Friday despite mixed U.S. earnings reports with many of the region’s exchanges closed for Good Friday. Oil trading also was suspended for the holiday. Tokyo’s Nikkei 225 gained 0.6 percent to 14,504.47. … Continue reading

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Nikkei hits 10-day closing high on upbeat U.S. earnings, data

TOKYO (Reuters) – REUTERS – Japan’s Nikkei stock average rose 0.7 percent on Friday to its highest close in 10 days, buoyed by upbeat U.S. economic data and corporate earnings, though trading volume hit its lowest in almost 1-1/2 years … Continue reading

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US stock market mostly higher as earnings pour in

Stocks are mostly higher on Wall Street as upbeat earnings news from several big U.S. companies encouraged investors. General Electric, Morgan Stanley and PepsiCo all moved higher after reporting their first-quarter results Thursday. The Standard Poor’s 500 index rose two … Continue reading

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SEC’s information technology at risk of hacking: report

By Sarah N. Lynch WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has failed to protect its data network against possible breaches, to encrypt highly sensitive information, or to use strong enough passwords, the Government Accountability Office said on … Continue reading

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Blackstone earnings rise 30 pct on private equity gains

* Total assets under management up 25 pct y/y to $272 bln as of end-March * 1st qtr ENI per share of 70 cts vs 55 cts in Thomson Reuters analyst poll * 1st qtr distributable earnings at $485 mln, … Continue reading

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US STOCKS-Earnings lift S&P 500, Nasdaq; S&P’s best week since July

* SP 500 scores biggest weekly percentage gain since July * Morgan Stanley (Berlin: DWD.BE – news) , GE shares rally after results * Google (NasdaqGS: GOOG – news) , IBM (NYSE: IBM – news) shares fall a day after … Continue reading

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Wall Street gains after Chinese data, Yahoo up on Alibaba

By Rodrigo Campos NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stocks rose for a third straight session on Wednesday after China’s economic growth exceeded expectations and Yahoo shares rallied on the strength of revenue growth in Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, in which … Continue reading

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Abbott Laboratories profit beats forecast, but sales lag

By Ransdell Pierson (Reuters) – Abbott Laboratories Inc reported better-than-expected quarterly earnings on Wednesday, but combined sales of its nutritional products, medical devices and generic medicines were slightly below Wall Street expectations. The company earned $375 million, or 24 cents … Continue reading

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