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Company Tearsheets:

 
Alternatives Och-Ziff Capital Management (OZM)                       
   
Consumer Goods XLP
Vera Bradley (VRA)
Dollar General (DG)
PepsiCo, Inc. (PEP)
   
Energy Vanguard Utilities ETF (VPU)
Halliburton Company (HAL)
Occidental Petroleum Corporation (XNRG)
First Trust Energy Income (FEN)
ALPS Alerian MLP ETF (AMLP)
   
Financials Assured Guaranty Ltd. (AGO)
Bank of America Corporation (BAC)
Altisource Residential Corporation (RESI)
Verisk Analytics, Inc. (VRSK)
   
Fixed Income John Deere Equity (DE) 
   
Healthcare AbbVie, Inc. (ABBV)
Abbott Laboratories (ABT)
Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD)
Synergy Pharmaceuticals (SGYP)
   
Industrials & Materials UPS
General Electric (GE)
Xylem, Inc. (XYL)
   
IT & Telecom Apple (AAPL)
EMC
iShares Global Tech ETF (IXN)
iShares Global Telecom ETF (IXP)
KEYW Holding Corporation
Oracle Corporation (ORCL)
 

 

Stock Markets News Headlines - Yahoo! News

Stock Markets News Headlines - Yahoo! News
  • By Shinichi Saoshiro TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian stocks fell on Thursday, dragged lower after the first case of Ebola diagnosed in the United States spooked Wall Street overnight, while a bout of risk aversion pushed down yields and put the dollar's recent rally on pause. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan dipped 0.2 percent, and Tokyo's Nikkei shed 1.3 percent. Hong Kong streets were calm early on Thursday as while police largely kept their distance from tens of thousands of mostly young people who have continued protests for nearly a week. U.S. ...

  • (Reuters) - Canadian fertilizer producer Agrium Inc said on Wednesday that it expected third-quarter earnings from continuing operations of 45 cents to 55 cents per share, falling short of Wall Street expectations. Agrium shares fell 4.5 percent in New York after normal trading hours to $84. Analysts were expecting Agrium to report third-quarter earnings of 68 cents, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S. Two of Agrium's major production facilities are currently offline, but the company said stronger results from nitrogen sales would offset the impact. ...

  • By Caroline Valetkevitch NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks dropped more than 1 percent on Wednesday as the first diagnosis of Ebola in a patient in the United States spooked investors, economic data pointed to uneven growth, and the Russell 2000 index entered correction territory. The Ebola news pressured shares of airlines and other transportation names, with the NYSE ARCA Airline index falling 3.1 percent, the biggest percentage decline since January. The Dow Jones transportation average dropped 2.5 percent, its biggest daily percentage drop since February. ...

  • By John McCrank and Herbert Lash NEW YORK (Reuters) - BATS Global Markets has narrowed its search for a new president to two industry executives with close ties to the No. 2 U.S. stock market operator, three sources familiar with the situation said on Wednesday. Chris Concannon, president and chief operating officer of trading firm Virtu Financial, and Jose Marques, global head of electronic trading at Deutsche Bank, are the front-runners for the position, the sources said. Neither candidate, however, is guaranteed to take the job and others remain in the mix, one of the sources said. ...

  • BANGKOK: Thailand’s biggest money manager isn’t backing down from his call that the country’s stock-market rally is about to fizzle out after valuations climbed to the highest level in 14 months versus developing-nation peers. The benchmark Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) Index climbed 7.7 per cent through yesterday after Win Phromphaet, the head of investments at Thailand’s Social Security Office, said in June that he was holding cash in anticipation of a market decline. The benchmark SET Index is valued at 2.3 times net assets, 57 per cent more expensive than the MSCI Emerging Markets Index, according to data compiled by Bloomberg.

Economy News Headlines - Yahoo! News

Economy News Headlines - Yahoo! News
  • Buenos Aires (AFP) - Argentina's central bank governor resigned Wednesday, the president's office said, as the country grapples with an economic slowdown, a debt default and a damaging row with the United States.

  • By Paul Carrel FRANKFURT (Reuters) - The European Central Bank will present details on Thursday of a new asset-buying plan with which it hopes to revive the flagging euro zone economy and see off the specter of deflation. The ECB plans to buy asset-backed securities (ABS) - packages of reparcelled loans - with a view to spurring the market for such credit and supporting lending to the small- and mid-sized firms that form the backbone of the euro zone economy. ...

  • NEW YORK (AP) — Financial markets got off to a rough start in October as disappointing economic news and Ebola fears drove stocks lower.

  • WASHINGTON (AP) — It's not Obamacare or climate change. It's not yet terrorism or fear of the Islamic State group. Those issues are on the minds of voters as they begin casting ballots in this year's midterm elections, but nothing matters to American voters as much the economy.

  • By Caroline Valetkevitch NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks dropped more than 1 percent on Wednesday as the first diagnosis of Ebola in a patient in the United States spooked investors, economic data pointed to uneven growth, and the Russell 2000 index entered correction territory. The Ebola news pressured shares of airlines and other transportation names, with the NYSE ARCA Airline index falling 3.1 percent, the biggest percentage decline since January. The Dow Jones transportation average dropped 2.5 percent, its biggest daily percentage drop since February. ...