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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 22:16:50 GMT
Stock market today, July 21, 2014: U.S. stock markets slumped on Monday, as military action continues in the Gaza Strip and geopolitical tensions remain high in Ukraine. The United States and European allies have strengthened economic sanctions against .

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:04:16 GMT
The 'Death Blow' to Herbalife Promised by William Ackman Falls Short of Its ... - New York Times
The 'Death Blow' to Herbalife Promised by William Ackman Falls Short of Its . - It was supposed to be “the most important presentation” in the career of William A. Ackman, the hedge fund billionaire who has pilloried the company for a year and a half and is betting against its stock. But on Tuesday, Mr. Ackman . Using what he . .

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:24:36 GMT
A Big Stock Market Investment Mistake You Don't Know You're Making - Meanwhile, the stock market is hitting all-time highs, up an average of 20% per year over the last half-decade. The S& P 500 is now valued at around 20 times earnings and yields less than 2%. In general, U.S. stocks are not bargains. Although I still .A Big Investment Mistake You Don't Know You're MakingDailyWealthall 3 news articles .

Tue, 22 Jul 2014 20:37:15 GMT
Bats president Bill O'Brien exits Lenexa- - Kansas City StarO'Brien is a former Goldman Sachs Group executive who built Direct Edge Holdings LLC into one of the biggest U.S. stock exchanges. Adding Direct Edge's trading volume boosted Bats' total to greater than that of the Nasdaq market and just behind the New . .

Sat, 19 Jul 2014 04:10:37 GMT
Individual Investors put Money Back into US Stock Market - Financialbuzz.com
UBS, Europe, Chicago, investors, Profits With the announcement that profits for this particular year are at an end, the United States stock market is experiencing money inflow from individual investors. The market for ETFs and equity mutual finances .

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:32:21 GMT
Chicago TribuneThe good news is that if you invest in total stock market funds or S& P 500 index funds, you will be investing in many multinational companies that have significant investments outside the United States. And while there is an advantage in having some . .

Fri, 18 Jul 2014 07:23:57 GMT
Russian stocks drop as Putin hints at sanctions revenge - MarketWatch
While the measures won't freeze the assets of those Russian firms, nor prohibit most transactions, those companies won't be allowed to access U.S. equity or debt markets for new financing with a maturity beyond 90 days, Deutsche Bank analysts said in a .European markets fall on fresh Ukraine worriesdunyanews.tvRussia warns of grave consequences from new US sanctionsWashington PostNew US sanctions hit top Russian firms; Kiev says Russia shoots down its jetReutersGlobalPostall 2,926 news articles .

Thu, 03 Jul 2014 19:28:41 GMT
US Stock Market's Five Best and Worst Performers in 2014's First Half - U.S. stock market While bonds and related securities were expected to underperform, as the U.S. Federal Reserve winds down its asset-buying program, this sector turned in impressive gains. Long-term bond funds rose 12.5% from January through June.and more .

Wed, 16 Jul 2014 20:15:10 GMT
July 16 ( - ) -- Jerry Webman, chief economist at Oppenheimer Funds, discusses the outlook for U.S. stocks with Trish Regan on "Street Smart." (Source: - ). Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus.and more .

Mon, 14 Jul 2014 11:04:00 GMT
How to Improve Market Structure - New York Times
The United States has the deepest and most liquid stock market in the world. Over the last decade, regulation, technological advancements and competition have created an equity market structure that is easier to access and far more affordable for . .