Articles From: Stock buybacks blamed for lack of U.S. prosperity to Stocks Little Changed After Disappointing Jobs Report


2014/9/2
By Russ Britt, MarketWatch As major stock indexes touch new highs on a regular basis, one academic says those profits are here courtesy of massive share buyback initiatives throughout the bulk of corporate America -- and could come back to haunt the markets at some point.
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2014/6/24
By Carla Mozee, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Futures for U.S. stocks fell Tuesday, ahead of a packed schedule of data on the housing market and speeches by Federal Reserve officials.
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2014/6/26
By Carla Mozee, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Futures for U.S. stocks were listless Thursday, as Wall Street waited for figures on consumer spending, personal income and a weekly update on claims for unemployment benefits.
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2014/6/19
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch , Al Lewis MADRID (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures traded flat on Thursday, setting markets up for consolidation a day after the S&P 500 index extended a run of record closes driven by signs Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen is in no rush to raise rates.
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2014/6/25
By Carla Mozee, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures flailed around the flatline Wednesday, before the release of data that may show a decline in durable-goods orders and a likely downward revision in U.S. quarterly economic growth.
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2014/6/17
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch MADRID (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures pushed higher on Tuesday, as investors readied for the start of a two-day Federal Open Market Committee meeting, as well as for data on consumer prices and the pace of new-home construction.
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2014/8/22
By Matt Jarzemsky U.S. stock futures hugged the flat line Friday ahead of a speech by Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen.
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2014/8/21
By Chris Dieterich U.S. stock futures rose on Thursday ahead of a weekly reading on the jobs market and a key speech from the head of the Federal Reserve on Friday.
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2014/6/20
By Carla Mozee, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures meandered around the flatline Friday, but developments for General Electric Co.
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2014/6/27
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures pointed to a slightly lower open on Wall Street on Friday, poised to build on the prior day's losses, as investors waited for consumer-sentiment data to gauge if the economy is back on a stronger growth track.
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2014/6/18
By Carla Mozee, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures were on the sidelines Wednesday, ahead of the day's headline event from the Federal Reserve, with a policy decision due later along with a press conference from Chairwoman Janet Yellen.
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2014/6/23
By Carla Mozee, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures swung between gains and losses Monday, with snapshots for the housing market and economic growth on tap, and as oil prices bounced higher as the situation in Iraq further deteriorates.
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2014/06/26
In a market leaning toward the overvalued side, stock-picking is key, and opportunities can still be found.
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Stock Yards Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: SYBT), parent company of Stock Yards Bank & Trust Company, with offices in the Louisville, Indianapolis and Cincinnati metropolitan markets, today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.22 per common share.
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Stock Yards Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: SYBT), parent company of Stock Yards Bank & Trust Company, with offices in the Louisville, Indianapolis and Cincinnati metropolitan markets, today announced that its management will participate in two upcoming investor conferences.
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ATLANTA, July 9, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cbeyond , Inc. (Nasdaq:CBEY) , ("Cbeyond"), the technology ally to small and mid-sized businesses, announced that at Cbeyond's annual meeting of stockholders held today, stockholders overwhelmingly approved the merger agreement by and among Birch Communications, Inc., Cbeyond, and a wholly owned subsidiary of Birch.
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By Mark Hulbert, MarketWatch Here's one sign a significant stock market decline might occur sooner rather than later: the rapid acceleration of recent merger and acquisition activity.
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2014/8/27
By Alexandra Scaggs U.S. stocks ended a quiet Wednesday session little changed, while the S&P 500 made a small advance to another record close.
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2014/09/05
U.S. Market Stocks erased losses in afternoon trading to end higher.
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2014/09/10
U.S. Market Stocks erased early losses today to end higher as focus turned to the timing of a rate increase by the Federal Reserve.
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2014/09/11
U.S. Market Stocks pared losses this afternoon to end little changed.
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2014/09/12
U.S. Market Stocks were lower today after economic data.
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2014/09/09
U.S. Market Stocks were lower today as global markets continue to weigh the possibility of Scottish independence, higher interest rates, and Appleā€™s announcement of a new iPhone and wearable device.
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2014/09/03
U.S. Market Stocks pared early gains today to end mixed as investors considered news of progress in a ceasefire between Russia and Ukraine.
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2014/09/08
U.S. Market Stocks were mostly lower today.
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2014/09/15
U.S. Market Stocks were mostly lower today after economic data and ahead of a closely-watched Fed meeting later this week.
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2014/09/02
U.S. Market Stocks were mostly lower today after economic data.
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By Victor Reklaitis, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks switched between small gains and losses on Wednesday, after dipping at the open on weak reports for durable-goods orders and the economy's first-quarter performance.
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2014/09/05
U.S. Market Stocks were little changed this morning after a disappointing jobs report.
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