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US STOCKS-Wall St set to open higher on China rate cut, ECB hopes

* Major stock indexes set for fifth week of gains * Miner shares jump on China bets * Futures up: Dow 144 pts, SP 17 pts, Nasdaq 33 pts (Updates prices) By Rodrigo Campos NEW YORK, Nov 21 (Reuters) – … Continue reading

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Wall St set to open higher on China rate cut, ECB hopes

By Rodrigo Campos NEW YORK (Reuters) – Wall Street was poised to open higher on Friday, setting major stock indexes up for a fifth week of gains, after China’s central bank cut its benchmark interest rate for the first time … Continue reading

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Pharmaniaga Q3 net earnings jump to RM15m

KUALA LUMPUR: Pharmaniaga Bhd’s net profit surged to RM15 million in the third quarter ended September 30 2014, from RM4.2 million a year ago. Group revenue increased to RM502.1 million, while pre-tax profit stood at RM24.9 million, the company said … Continue reading

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MIDEAST STOCKS-Markets may catch up with global rally

DUBAI, Nov 23 (Reuters) – Middle East stock markets may rise on Sunday in line with end-of-week gains in global equities, which rallied after China made a surprise interest rate cut and the European Central Bank indicated it would step … Continue reading

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Fed faces pressure to rein in Wall St

THE United States Federal Reserve faces pressure to restrict Wall Street’s control over commodities such as oil, aluminium and coal after lawmakers said banks tried to exploit rules and influence prices to their benefit. “You’ve got to restore the separation,” … Continue reading

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What Steve Jobs, Elon Musk, And 11 Other Tech Visionaries Were Like In College

Steve Jobs, Reed College View gallery . Apple cofounder Steve Jobs grew up in the San Francisco area, and his parents wanted him to go to college nearby at either Stanford University or the University of California, Berkeley. But according … Continue reading

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Central banks set Wall Street up for 5th straight weekly gain

By Ryan Vlastelica NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stocks rose on Friday, putting major indexes on track for a fifth straight weekly advance, after China’s central bank cut its benchmark interest rate and its euro zone peer announced asset purchases … Continue reading

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Wall Street Week Ahead: Giving thanks for big stock gains

By Ryan Vlastelica NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stock investors head into the Thanksgiving holiday thankful for the market’s recent strength, which puts major indexes on track for another year of double-digit gains, though the swiftness of the advance has … Continue reading

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Wall Street ends at records on central bank action

By Ryan Vlastelica NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stocks closed higher on Friday, with major indexes notching a fifth straight weekly advance after China’s central bank cut its benchmark interest rate and its euro zone peer announced asset purchases in … Continue reading

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GameStop and Gap are big market movers

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market: NYSE GameStop Corp., down $5.68 to $37.86 The video game retailer reported worse-than-expected third-quarter results and trimmed … Continue reading

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