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(Reuters) – Three British estate agents are drawing up plans for a possible stock market listing, encouraged by the strong performance of European property stocks and the Conservative party’s unexpectedly decisive election victory. PURPLEBRICKS * Founded in April 2014 by … Continue reading

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Wall Street opens lower as Greece, jobs data weigh

REUTERS – U.S. stocks opened lower on Thursday on worries about the possibility of a Greek default and an unexpected rise in weekly jobless claims. The Dow Jones industrial average fell 49.94 points, or 0.27 percent, to 18,113.05, the SP … Continue reading

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US stocks ease in midday trade, day after Nasdaq record

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are moderately lower in midday trading, a day after the Nasdaq composite closed at a record high. Energy stocks were among the biggest losers Thursday as the price of oil fell. The Dow Jones industrial … Continue reading

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Wall Street Weekahead: Strong sales could shift Ford, GM to higher gear

By Ryan Vlastelica and Sinead Carew NEW YORK (Reuters) – Shares of U.S. automakers may finally be able to accelerate. Investors are closely awaiting next week’s May sales data, expected to come in near record levels. Meeting those forecasts could … Continue reading

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Market overview: Shares higher despite mixed start on Wall Street

LONDON (ShareCast) – 1630:Close Shares edged higher on the back of residual gains in Greek sovereign debt and despite mixed economic data Stateside. Sports Direct led gains after bumping up its guidance for full-year profits. Ashtead led on the downside … Continue reading

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5 Options for Risk-Averse College Savers

For risk-averse investors, trying to keep pace with college costs while also choosing a safe investment vehicle for college savings can be tricky. “It’s a hard place to be, because if you want safety and yield, it’s pretty difficult to … Continue reading

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The 20 jobs that robots are most likely to take over

View gallery . Hamish Blair/Getty Umpires and referees have a 98.3% chance of being automated. Machines are only getting smarter and more efficient. So much so that they’re starting to take over both blue-collar white-collar jobs.  NPR recently posted a guide … Continue reading

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Amazon.com to develop groceries under own private label Elements: report

You may soon be able to buy an Amazon.com private-label brand of soup, cereal and baby products as the e-commerce giant moves into the grocery sector. According to a report in the Wall Street Journal, Amazon is expanding its own … Continue reading

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Bank of America to improve compliance practices, pay $30 million fine to OCC

(Reuters) – Bank of America Corp (BAC.N) agreed with U.S. regulators to improve its compliance practices and pay a fine for violations in lending rules toward military personnel. The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) asked the No. … Continue reading

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Intel close to deal to buy Altera for $16 billion: sources

By Greg Roumeliotis and Liana B. Baker (Reuters) – Intel Corp (INTC.O) has resumed negotiations to buy smaller chip maker Altera Corp (ALTR.O) and is close to a $16 billion acquisition agreement, people familiar with the matter said on Friday. … Continue reading

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