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Media Digest: Reuters, WSJ, NYT, FT, Bloomberg

The U.S. government accuses China of stealing military secrets. (Reuters) Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) plans to upgrade Windows 8 to boost sales. (Reuters) New York state will file charges against ...
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Closing Bell for Monday on Wall Street: Markets Mixed at Open, Mixed at Close

U.S. equity markets opened mixed this morning after most of the day’s economic data was delivered in Europe. Eurozone PMI rose slightly more than expected (more coverage here) and Spain ...
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Closing Bell for Thursday on Wall Street: Markets Rise to New Highs on Jobs Report

U.S. equity markets opened higher this morning following upward revisions from the Bureau of Labor Statistics on non-farm payrolls in February and March and a larger-than-expected rise in payrolls in ...
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Top Wall Street Analyst Downgrades: Annaly, MBIA, MercadoLibre, Valero and More

Investors frequently get to see the analyst upgrades and Buy ratings from Wall Street firms. They often do not get to see when analyst downgrade stocks to sell or to ...
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Top Wall Street Analyst Upgrades and Positive Views

Investors and traders are on the lookout for fresh research ideas from Wall St. that will lead to higher income or more profits. 24/7 Wall St. reviews many fresh research ...
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How J.C. Penney Could Start the Fall of Bill Ackman (JCP, MBI, TGT, WEN, AAPL, CP, HLF, VNO)

There has always been a Wall St. trend for the spotlight to shine on the smartest guy in the room at any given time. Whether they be one hit wonders ...
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Saving Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac: The Pen Mightier Than the Sword

Are Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac really still safe from the bankruptcy chamber? 24/7 Wall St. is looking for a reality check here and we find it surprising that the ...
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Mortgage Putback Ruling Could Slam Banks (FBC, AGO, MBI, JPM, CS, BAC)

A federal judge in Manhattan ruled yesterday that Flagstar Bancorp Inc. (NYSE: FBC) must pay $90.1 million to bond insurer Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE: AGO) in a mortgage “putback” case. ...
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BofA Wants Its Place as Creditor Against MBIA … Tenders for MBIA Debt

MBIA Inc. (NYSE: MBI) has tanked after Bank of America Corp. (NYSE: BAC) has tendered for the 5.70% MBIA notes due in 2034. The bank is asking note holders to sell their 2004 ...
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11 Unusual After-Hours Stocks on the Move (MDRX, WIFI, GNOM, DDS, MBI, MRX, MM, MNST, NQ, SLXP, SPWR)

24/7 Wall St. is tracking eleven key stocks on the move in the after-hours session. Most are of course on earnings, but this shows the move and a brief comment ...
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Media Digest (4/13/2012) Reuters, WSJ, NYT, FT, Bloomberg

Google (NASDAQ: GOOG) splits its stock in a way that will help its founders keep control, and the company also announces strong earnings. (Reuters) China’s GDP reaches a three-year low. ...
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Media Digest (1/4/2012) Reuters, WSJ, NYT, FT, Bloomberg

  Bill Gross’s PIMCO Total Return Fund has $1.4 billion in outflows in December, according to Morningstar. (Reuters) MF Global sold some assets to Goldman Sachs (NYSE: GS) before its collapsed. ...
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Media Digest (12/14/2011) Reuters, WSJ, NYTimes, FT, Bloomberg

A CME (NASDAQ: CME) executive says Jon Corzine knew about money that MF Global transferred to European accounts. (Reuters) Accounting problems at Olympus may make it a takeover target. (Reuters) Italian bond ...
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Media Digest (11/29/2011) Reuters, WSJ, NYTimes, FT, Bloomberg

S&P may cut its outlook on France’s AAA debt. (Reuters) A judge blocks the $285 million settlement between Citigroup (NYSE: C) and the SEC. (Reuters) Amazon.com (NASDAQ: AMZN) says Kindle ...
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Media Digest (10/18/2011) Reuters, WSJ, NYTimes, FT, Bloomberg

China’s GDP growth decelerates to 9.1%. (Reuters) Concern about China growth and the EU disaster push global stocks lower. (Reuters) Federal Reserve officials argue about the future rate of inflation. ...
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