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By Wallace Witkowski, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch)--Durable goods orders and how they translate into capital expenditures will likely be one of the main catalysts for investors this week as U.S. stocks are expected to remain subdued before the more volatile midterm elections season following Labor Day.
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By Michael Calia Dynegy Inc. has agreed to pay $6.25 billion to buy 12,500 megawatts of coal and gas generation assets from Duke Energy Corp.
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Dynegy Inc. (DYN) said Friday it's buying 12,500 megawatts of coal and gas generation assets from Duke Energy and Energy Capital Partners for a total of $6.25 billion, in a deal that will almost double its existing portfolio.
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2014/8/27
By Quentin Fottrell The number of middle and high-school students who have tried so-called "e-cigarettes" has tripled in the past three years, and is doubling the number of youth who say they will begin smoking regular cigarettes too, according to a new survey.
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2014/8/26
By Quentin Fottrell The number of middle and high-school students who have tried so-called "e-cigarettes" has tripled in the past three years, and is doubling the number of youth who say they will begin smoking regular cigarettes too, according to a new survey.
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2014/10/21
By Tomi Kilgore, MarketWatch Overall the third-quarter earnings season has so far been slightly better than expected, but it has not been kind to Warren Buffett.
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By Wallace Witkowski, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Investors will start finding out if a stronger U.S. dollar really dents quarterly results this week as earnings season ramps up with the financial sector providing the bulk of reports and a few key players in tech posting results.
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2014/10/3
By Carla Mozee, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- EasyJet PLC shares cruised higher Friday after the air carrier raised a profit forecast, helping the benchmark FTSE 100 come off a 10-month low.
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Ebay Inc. shares (EBAY) fell 3.6% in after-hours trade Wednesday, after the online auction company lowered its full-year sales outlook.
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By Rex Crum, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Months after billionaire activist investor Carl Icahn challenged eBay Inc. to spin off its PayPal electronics business, a report on Thursday suggested the online e-commerce giant may be considering such a move.
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By Sue Chang and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- These stocks are making notable moves on Tuesday.
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EBay Inc. (EBAY) said Tuesday it is separating its eBay and PayPal businesses into two independent, publicly traded companies, in a transaction expected to be completed in the second half of 2015.
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By Michael Calia EBay Inc. said it plans to separate its PayPal business into a separate publicly traded company next year, a victory for activist investor Carl Icahn, who had been pushing for such a change.
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By Wallace Witkowski, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Lakeland Industries Inc. shares saw their biggest one-day jump and record-high volume Thursday as global concerns about how to contain the spread of the deadly Ebola virus grow.
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2014/10/8
By Russ Britt, MarketWatch LOS ANGELES (MarketWatch) -- The man who was the first patient diagnosed in the U.S. with Ebola has died, news reports said Wednesday.
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2014/10/24
By Joseph Adinolfi, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The so-called Ebola stocks -- the handful of health-care companies that have become associated with the deadly virus --
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2014/10/8
By Russ Britt, MarketWatch If you're wondering why the companies developing drugs to treat patients already afflicted with Ebola are making more of a splash in the markets than those working on vaccines to prevent the deadly virus, there's a reason for that.
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2014/10/22
By Russ Britt, MarketWatch Amid continued calls for a ban on travel from Ebola-afflicted nations, U.S. health officials said Wednesday they would more strictly monitor those coming from the West African countries hit hardest by the deadly virus, reports said.
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2014/10/13
Shares of companies that are part of the growing effort for the deadly Ebola virus were sharply higher in premarket trade Monday, after a nurse who cared for the Ebola patient who died in Dallas last week tested positive for the disease.
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2014/10/24
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Investors worried about the health of the eurozone economy could find one more thing to get stressed out about this weekend.
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By Angela Johnson and Victor Reklaitis, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) --These stocks are making notable moves on Friday: Gainers: El Pollo Loco Holdings Inc. (LOCO): The restaurant franchise's second-quarter earnings beat analysts' expectations late Thursday.
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By Angela Johnson and Victor Reklaitis, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) --These stocks are making notable moves on Friday: Gainers: El Pollo Loco Holdings Inc. (LOCO): The restaurant franchise's second-quarter earnings beat analysts' expectations late Thursday.
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By Wallace Witkowski, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch)--Shares of El Pollo Loco Holdings Inc. rallied in the extended session Thursday after quarterly results topped Wall Street estimates, while shares of Gap Inc. fell on an unexpected drop in August same-store sales.
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By Angela Johnson and Victor Reklaitis, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) --These stocks are making notable moves on Friday: Gainers: El Pollo Loco Holdings Inc. (LOCO): The restaurant franchise's second-quarter earnings beat analysts' expectations late Thursday.
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2014/10/6
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Here's a look at some of the companies whose shares are making notable moves during European trade on Monday.
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2014/9/17
By Jennifer Booton, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- It's easy to get lost in the numbers that swirl around a project as massive as Tesla's $5 billion gigafactory.
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2014/9/18
By Jennifer Booton, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- It's easy to get lost in the numbers that swirl around a project as massive as Tesla's $5 billion gigafactory.
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2014/9/18
By Claudia Assis, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Elon Musk-backed SolarCity will soon lose its place as the only U.S. publicly traded solar installer, just as residential solar power emerges as one of the most exciting themes in clean energy and generates strong investor interest.
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By Claudia Assis, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- One tweet.
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