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By Wayne Ma HONG KONG--China' s largest oil refiner said Sunday it will sell almost a 30% stake in its sales-and-marketing unit for 107.094 billion yuan ($17.44 billion) to 25 investors as part of Beijing's efforts to inject private capital into state-owned enterprises to boost returns and efficiency.
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By Sue Chang and Angela Johnson, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- These are the stocks making notable moves in the stock market on Tuesday: Gainers Skullcandy Inc. (SKUL): The stock was upgraded to hold from underperform and its price target hiked to $8 from $7 at Jefferies on Tuesday, according to Seeking Alpha.
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2014/7/15
By Catey Hill, MarketWatch "Hold, please." Those are words that every customer dreads hearing from a customer-service representative.
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2014/7/17
By Catey Hill, MarketWatch "Hold, please." Those are words that every customer dreads hearing from a customer-service representative.
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2014/7/16
By Catey Hill, MarketWatch "Hold, please." Those are words that every customer dreads hearing from a customer-service representative.
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2014/8/26
By Ruth Mantell, MarketWatch WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) -- U.S. home prices are slowing down, with easing annual growth in 20 major cities bringing the market closer to normality, according to data released Tuesday.
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2014/7/21
By Victor Reklaitis, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- In the week ahead, investors will watch to see if there's more pain for small-cap stocks, often viewed as a gauge of the stock market's appetite for risk.
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2014/7/20
By Victor Reklaitis, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- In the week ahead, investors will watch to see if there's more pain for small-cap stocks, often viewed as a gauge of the stock market's appetite for risk.
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2014/8/29
Analysts from IDC nearly halved their outlook on global tablet growth Friday, blaming soft demand in the U.S. and Europe.
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2014/8/27
By Steve Goldstein, MarketWatch Smith & Wesson, it turns out, isn't immune from what's plagued rival Sturm Ruger (RGR) or retailers like Dick's Sporting Goods (DKS) and Cabela's (CAB) . Read previous column: Paranoia has its limits as gun sales fall.
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By Wallace Witkowski, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Smith & Wesson Holding Corp.
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By Angela Johnson, MarketWatch These are the stocks to watch on Wednesday: Tiffany & Co.
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SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Snap-on Inc. (SNA) rallied Thursday to top the S&P 500 after the toolmaker reported better-than-expected financial results.
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2014/7/15
WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) -- Shares of social-media and biotech companies were lower Tuesday as the Fed's semiannual testimony included a warning over their valuations.
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2014/6/22
By Philip van Doorn "The reports of my death are greatly exaggerated." Some readers will be familiar with that quote from Mark Twain, written after the American author's death was prematurely announced.
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2014/6/20
By Philip van Doorn "The reports of my death are greatly exaggerated." Some readers will be familiar with that quote from Mark Twain, written after the American author's death was prematurely announced.
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2014/9/9
By Quentin Fottrell Apple CEO Tim Cook is expected to unveil the next generation of iPhone on Tuesday --
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2014/9/8
By Quentin Fottrell Apple CEO Tim Cook is expected to unveil the next generation of iPhone on Tuesday --
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2014/7/7
By Bill Sanderson In the not-too-distant future, everyone could be an electric company, selling power into the grid just like the owners of giant generating plants.
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2014/7/5
By Bill Sanderson In the not-too-distant future, everyone could be an electric company, selling power into the grid just like the owners of giant generating plants.
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2014/7/4
By Bill Sanderson In the not-too-distant future, everyone could be an electric company, selling power into the grid just like the owners of giant generating plants.
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2014/8/18
By William Watts, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- George Soros isn't the only big-shot investor who seems to be suffering from a bit of a backache.
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2014/8/23
By William Watts, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- George Soros isn't the only big-shot investor who seems to be suffering from a bit of a backache.
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2014/8/22
By William Watts, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- George Soros isn't the only big-shot investor who seems to be suffering from a bit of a backache.
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NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Auction house Sotheby's (BID) and online marketplace eBay (EBAY) will announce later Monday that they are partnering to stream Sotheby's sales worldwide, the New York Times reported, citing unnamed officials.
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2014/8/26
By Shu Zhang of Medill News Service A legal dispute over the Keystone XL Pipeline in Nebraska gives President Barack Obama leeway to hold off on deciding the fate of the energy project until after the midterm elections.
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By Angela Johnson, MarketWatch Avago Technologies Ltd.
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2014/9/4
By Carla Mozee, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Scotland's largest insurer Standard Life PLC shares shot higher Thursday, a prominent stock mover in the U.K. market that climbed as the Bank of England held its key interest rate steady.
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2014/8/5
By Carla Mozee, MarketWatch Pound rises on strong services PMI -Carla Mozee; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Stocks in the U.K. edged higher Tuesday, with shares of Standard Life PLC and Aggreko PLC each gaining following financial updates.
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2014/8/5
By Carla Mozee, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Stocks in the U.K. rose Tuesday, with shares of Standard Life PLC and Aggreko PLC each higher following financial updates.
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