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Spark Therapeutics Files For Secondary Offering

Spark Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: ONCE) filed an S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regarding a secondary offering. There were no pricing terms given regarding the offering ...
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Farm Prices Sink in October

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) released its preliminary report on October farm prices Monday afternoon. The prices-received index declined 8 percentage points month-over-month to 89, with the crop production ...
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Arena Pharma Soars on FDA Approval

Arena Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: ARNA) saw its shares jump in Monday’s session on news of an U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval. The company announced that the FDA has ...
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Gasoline Doesn’t Quite Break $2 Barrier Over Holiday Weekend

A week ago the forecast for the average price of a gallon of regular gasoline in the United States was $1.99, the lowest price for gas at any time in ...
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Anavex Takes Off on Positive Alzheimer’s Data

Anavex Life Sciences Corp. (NASDAQ: AVXL) was leading the bulls in Monday’s trading session on news of positive results from an Alzheimer’s study. The company announced the publication of further ...
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China’s Renminbi Now Officially a Reserve Currency

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Monday added China's currency, the renminbi, to the basket of official world reserve currencies. The renminbi, which is denominated in yuan, joins the U.S. ...
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SEC Charges Former Goldman Sachs Employee With Insider Trading

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced insider trading charges against a former Goldman Sachs employee who stands accused of stealing nonpublic information in the firm’s e-mail system. The ...
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Atlassian Sets Terms for IPO

Atlassian has filed an amended F-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regarding its initial public offering (IPO). The company expects to price its 20,000 shares in ...
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October Pending Home Sales Tick Higher, On Pace for Best Sales Since 2006

The National Association of Realtors (NAR) Monday morning released its data on pending sales of existing homes for October. The pending home sales index ticked up by 0.2% to 107.7 ...
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Dallas Fed Shows Improvements in Texas Manufacturing in November

The oil and gas sector may not be enjoying higher oil prices like we had seen prior to 2015, but the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas released marginally better manufacturing ...
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Target Keys Up Massive Holiday Sales on Cyber Monday

There was good news and bad news from the Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT) camp on Cyber Monday. The good news is that the website and e-commerce platform is taking on ...
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Subaru Enjoys Another Record-Breaker in US Sales in 2015

If one thing has been strong in consumer spending in 2015, it would be the new car market. Consumers are getting to enjoy lower gasoline prices at the pump, and ...
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Nordstrom Adds Cyber Monday Deals on Select Luxury Items

Nordstrom Inc. (NYSE: JWN) has been paying careful attention to its online business, particularly its off-price Nordstrom Rack and HauteLook businesses, and that has started paying off for the upscale ...
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100 Largest Private Companies

A number of America's largest private companies are big enough in terms of revenue that had they been public they would have placed in the upper ranks of the Fortune ...
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Huge Cyber Monday Sales at Sears

Sears Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD) has long brought up the rear among major retailers. This company could stand for a turnaround, and Cyber Monday could very well be the time ...
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