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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 19:34:00 GMT
Stock Market Today: Ukraine-Russia Overshadows Good US Data - TheStreet.com
Independent Online- - TheStreet.comNEW YORK (TheStreet) -- U.S. stocks appeared set for a lower close Thursday as investors fretted about renewed geopolitical risks, which also fed into concerns that signs of the dangers of a deflationary spiral in Europe has increased. Geopolitical .Wall Street loses ground on Ukraine worryInvesting.comUS STOCKS-Futures point to lower open as Ukraine fears weighReuters UKUS futures fall on Ukraine fearsIndependent OnlineTrading Roomall 261 news articles .

Thu, 28 Aug 2014 12:11:27 GMT
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- U.S. stock index futures were slipping Thursday amid geopolitical caution after Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko said that Russia has invaded Ukraine. Poroshenko called an emergency meeting of the nation's security council .

Thu, 28 Aug 2014 17:25:25 GMT
What the Burger King Deal Tells Us About Today's Stocks Bull Market - M& A activity has been supported by healthy equity and debt markets. Robust stock prices have enabled companies like Facebook to use their stocks as currencies, as it did in the acquisition of WhatsApp. Blue chip companies have had no trouble borrowing . .

Fri, 08 Aug 2014 19:14:19 GMT
US stocks rally to end lackluster week amid market drops elsewhere over ... - U.S. News & World Report
MiamiHerald.com - FILE - This Aug. 9, 2011 photo shows a Wall Street street sign near the New York Stock Exchange, in New York. U.S. stocks are opening slightly higher Friday, Aug. 8, 2014 as investors weigh gains in productivity against worsening geopolitical concerns.Market Rises on Hint of Easing Tension in UkraineNew York Timesall 358 news articles .

Sat, 16 Aug 2014 19:10:37 GMT
The United States stock market looks very expensive right now. The CAPE ratio, a stock-price measure I helped develop — is hovering at a worrisome level. I wrote with some concern about the high ratio in this space a little over a year ago, when it . .

Fri, 22 Aug 2014 06:30:35 GMT
Here's what it will take to trigger the next stock market correction - Reuters Blogs (blog)
Here's what it will take to trigger the next stock market correction - U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Yellen testifies before the Senate Banking Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington Many commentators claim that stock markets have already reached this dangerously speculative condition. But this seems implausible, for two .COLUMN-Here's what it will take to trigger the next stock market correctionReutersall 3 news articles .

Fri, 08 Aug 2014 21:39:04 GMT
U.S. stock markets bucked the trend Friday as investors snapped up shares that had been beaten down in recent days. The buying surged late in the day on reports that Russia had ended military exercises near Ukraine. The Dow Jones industrial average . .

Wed, 27 Aug 2014 23:52:23 GMT
Australian Stock Market Report – Morning August 28, 2014 - International Business Times AU
The headquarters of mortgage lender Freddie Mac is seen in Mclean, Virginia, near Washington, in this September 8, 2008 file photo. Government-controlled mortgage finance firms Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac said on August 8, 2014 they will pay U.S. . .

Thu, 28 Aug 2014 17:20:48 GMT
TheStreet.comNEW YORK (TheStreet) -- U.S. stocks remained negative late morning Thursday as geopolitical caution sparked by Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko's statement that Russia has invaded Ukraine triggered a flight-to-safety rally. Poroshenko called an .

Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:32:32 GMT
Rising rates in the United States could prompt heavy flows of investment out of emerging markets where investors flocked in search of higher returns. A stronger dollar also erodes the appeal of holding emerging market currencies. Minutes from the Fed's .