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  • Before You Buy Alibaba, Check Out 4 Top China Stocks

    Before You Buy Alibaba, Check Out 4 Top China Stocks While investors gear up for Alibaba Group 's (BABA) hotly anticipated initial public offering, don't forget about other Chinese stocks that are worth keeping an eye on. Today's Young Guns Screen of

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  • Mortgage Rates Hit 3.00% APR (5/1 ARM)

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  • Billionaire Investor Says Chinese People Work Harder And Western Companies Could Face Deep Trouble After Alibaba IPO

    Michael Moritz, the chairman of VC firm Sequoia Capital, is a huge fan of Chinese internet companies and reiterated his enthusiasm for the Chinese market in an interview with The Wall Street Journal Wednesday. The billionaire investor described the Alibaba IPO as a “major landmark event” that is as…

    Business Insider
  • 6 Things Debt Collectors Wish You Knew

    The work debt collectors do is not popular, and has become increasingly derided by those who don’t like what we do or simply don’t know the facts about debt collection. Too often, debt collection is painted with a broad brush to create a portrait that isn’t accurate, and doesn’t properly educate…

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  • Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AEP, BHP, GE, Incyte, 3M, Tyco, Under Armour and More

    Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AEP, BHP, GE, Incyte, 3M, Tyco, Under Armour and More Stocks were firm on Wednesday morning ahead of the FOMC meeting outcome. Tuesday’s rally may have sparked higher interest again, and investors are looking for bargains

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  • Apple, IBM buying back billions in stock: WSJ

    Yahoo Finance’s Rick Newman says big U.S. Critics also say the practice could be masking underlying weaknesses in the stock market, propping up stock prices and padding the pockets of executives who have stock options. Rick Newman says many CEOs are looking at the current global economy and not…

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  • Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Arch Coal, Coca-Cola, Duke Energy, Microsoft, Oracle, Visa and More

    Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Arch Coal, Coca-Cola, Duke Energy, Microsoft, Oracle, Visa and More Stocks were soft on Tuesday after mixed fanfare on Monday. Investors are still looking for opportunities now that some stocks have pulled back. 24

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  • U.S. Real Estate Company Eyes Opportunity in Greece

    Privately-held real estate firm Hines has set its sights on Greek real estate as foreign real estate firms snap up undeveloped plots in the country in the wake of the Euro debt crisis, a report on Kathimirini.com said. The report added that Hines is widening its reach in Greece in time for the…

    Benzinga
  • 1 Tip To Lose Belly Fat

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  • Scout24 owners set to announce IPO in October: sources

    Scout24 owners set to announce IPO in October: sourcesFRANKFURT (Reuters) - The owners of classified ad firm will announce plans in October to list part of their holdings in an initial public offering in Germany, two sources familiar with the transaction

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    Boeing may have outfoxed Musk, but it could have bigger problems

    Elon Musk is arguably one of the greatest entrepreneurial minds of the 21st Century, but he may have just gotten beat by an old school aerospace giant.

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  • Why Alcatel-Lucent (ALU) Stock Is Up Today

    was gaining 1.5% to $3.32 Wednesday after announcing a deal with Globe Telecom The French telecommunications company will upgrade the WiMax 4G network in the two regions to LTE-TDD and LTE-FDD technologies. Under the agreement, Globe will deploy Alcatel-Lucent's LTE Radio Access Network which…

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  • Volkswagen, German Carmakers Could Gain as Chinese Switch

    Volkswagen AG (VOW) and its German counterparts Bayerische Motoren Werke AG (BMW) and Daimler AG (DAI) could benefit as more than 90 million Chinese car owners switch vehicles in the next few years because they’re the preferred choice of the country’s drivers, a study has found. About 40 percent of…

    Bloomberg
  • Tim Cook: Apple was "never just a hardware company"

    Tim Cook: Apple was "never just a hardware company"Charlie Rose interviewed Apple’s CEO Tim Cook the other day. You can view the interview in its entirety here (part 1 & part 2). Many articles have been written highlighting various tidbits and points

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  • Lawsuits: Payday loan scheme victimized consumers

    Three Kansas City men were accused Wednesday of running a payday lending scheme that took millions of dollars from consumers nationwide by saddling the victims with unauthorized loans and using the purported debts as authorization to siphon their bank accounts.The alleged defendants include online…

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  • Best Wrinkle Creams 2014

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  • Tesla Motors Inc Stock Coming Back To Earth, But For How Long?

    Shares of Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ: TSLA) seemed to be invincible as recently as September 4, when it peaked out at $291.42. Since then, however, the stock has pulled back over 10 percent to under $260. Is this just a normal, healthy correction, or the start of something more serious? What The…

    Benzinga
  • Early movers: HSY, SHLD, BX, BA, LMNT, BABA & more

    Hershey (HSY)-Citi added the chocolate maker's stock to its "Focus List," saying Hershey's shares are poised for robust returns after a rough six months which saw Hershey shares fall by 15 percent. Allergan (AGN)-Allergan has settled pending litigation with Pershing Square Capital and Valeant…

    CNBC
  • Court Vacates VirnetX Holding Corporation Patent Victory Against Apple Inc., Shares Plummet 50%

    Court Vacates VirnetX Holding Corporation Patent Victory Against Apple Inc., Shares Plummet 50% VirnetX Holding Corporation (NYSE: VHC) cratered Tuesday after a federal appeals court vacated the company's recent victory in a patent suit. A jury in

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  • Draghi’s ABS-Market Revival Set for Boost From Regulators

    Mario Draghi is trying to rebuild the market for asset-backed securities in Europe. Global regulators are set to lend him a hand. The International Organization of Securities Commissions will present criteria for marketable ABS to finance ministers from the Group of 20 nations this week, said…

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    Thiel on Alibaba IPO

    Peter Thiel, PayPal co-founder and "Zero to One" author, shares his thoughts on Alibaba's initial public offering.

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  • Cheaper store brands eat into General Mills' profit

    Cheaper store brands eat into General Mills' profit By Ramkumar Iyer and Anjali Athavaley (Reuters) - General Mills Inc reported a lower-than-expected quarterly profit as the maker of Cheerios cereal and Betty Crocker cake mixes lost further ground to cheaper store-branded foods amid rising demand…

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  • Tired of Living Paycheck to Paycheck?

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  • Pit traders abandon lawsuit against CME over grain rules

    Veteran traders from Chicago's grain pits on Tuesday dropped a lawsuit against CME Group Inc that sought to reverse a change to end-of-day settlement rules they said was killing open-outcry business. The traders, who work on the Chicago Board of Trade's 140-year-old agricultural trading floor,…

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