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NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Oil and gas company Exxon Mobil (XOM) on Thursday reported first-quarter profit fell to $9.1 billion, or $2.10 a share, from $9.5 billion, or $2.12 a share, in the same period a year earlier.
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2014/5/20
SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Shares of Facebook Inc. (FB) rallied Tuesday after Cantor Fitzgerald reaffirmed a buy rating, citing potential gains from the social network's WhatsApp messaging service.
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2014/5/22
By Benjamin Pimentel, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Facebook will now start bugging you about whether you really want to share that photo or that comment with all those people in your network.
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By Darrell Delamaide WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) -- One of the country's biggest political footballs, housing finance reform, took some funny bounces over the past week.
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2014/5/13
By Ruth Mantell, MarketWatch WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) -- Mortgage-finance giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac won't be directed to lower the limits for home loans that they back, the head of their federal regulator said Tuesday in a move aimed to avoid derailing the housing market's recovery.
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NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved a new drug by Merck (MRK) that lowers the risk of heart attacks and cardiovascular events associated with peripheral arterial disease in patients who have survived such cardiovascular trauma.
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2014/5/8
By Philip van Doorn When making big financial decisions --
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2014/5/9
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2014/5/20
By Marek Fuchs With the economy either wrapped in clover or caked in mud, all eyes on Tuesday will fall upon Home Depot, which reports first-quarter earnings.
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NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Watchmaker Fossil Group Inc. (FOSL) shares fell 4.3% in after hours trading after the watch and accessories maker forecast second-quarter profit of 90 cents to 97 cents a share.
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By Wallace Witkowski, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Fossil Group Inc. shares declined in the extended session Tuesday after the fashion-accessories company followed up a quarterly earnings beat with a poor outlook for the current quarter.
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SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Shares of Freddie Mac (FMCC) and Fannie Mae (FNMA) popped on Monday after Bill Ackman of Pershing Square Management characterized the two companies as essential to the U.S. mortgage market.
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2014/5/1
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- The U.K.'s FTSE 100 index advanced on Thursday after solid manufacturing and housing data, while well-received earnings reports from Lloyds Banking Group and BSkyB also helped an upbeat trading mood.
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2014/5/6
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Barclays led the U.K.'s FTSE 100 lower on Tuesday after a weak earnings report, although most U.K. stocks advanced after better-than-expected data for the services sector.
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2014/5/7
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Experian led U.K. stocks to a small loss on Wednesday after pointing out a number of headwinds, although the benchmark index trimmed losses on an easing in Ukraine tensions in the afternoon.
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2014/5/22
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.K.'s FTSE 100 index struggled for direction at the close on Thursday as shares of SABMiller rose after a well-received earnings report, while Royal Dutch Shell B shares slumped after a change in buyback programs.
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2014/5/19
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- AstraZeneca PLC shares tumbled in London on Monday after the pharmaceutical maker rejected Pfizer Inc.'s increased takeover offer, while some mining firms declined on further signs of a slowdown in the Chinese housing market.
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2014/5/19
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- AstraZeneca PLC shares tumbled in London on Monday after the pharmaceutical maker rejected Pfizer Inc.'s increased takeover offer, while mining firms declined on further signs of a slowdown in the Chinese housing market.
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By Saumya Vaishampayan, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Shares of GameStop Corp.
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By Sue Chang and Ben Eisen, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Gap Inc. rallied Friday after the firm gave an upbeat profit estimate, while Apple Inc. retreated on media reports that it is in talks to buy headphone maker Beats Electronics in a multi-billion dollar deal.
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NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Gap Inc. (GPS) said on Thursday its fiscal first-quarter profit fell to $260 million, or 58 cents a share, from $333 million, or 71 cents, a year earlier, when it had a four-cent tax benefit.
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By Wallace Witkowski, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Gap Inc. shares surged in the extended session Thursday after the company topped analyst expectations for April same-store sales and forecast first-quarter earnings above the consensus.
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By Wallace Witkowski, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Gap Inc. shares surged in the extended session Thursday after the company topped analyst expectations for April same-store sales and forecast first-quarter earnings above the consensus.
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2014/5/23
By Daniel Goldstein For more than 25 years during on Memorial Day weekend in Washington, D.C., the nation's capital has hosted the biggest motorcycle rally in honor of missing servicemen, known simply as Rolling Thunder.
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2014/5/24
By Daniel Goldstein For more than 25 years during on Memorial Day weekend in Washington, D.C., the nation's capital has hosted the biggest motorcycle rally in honor of missing servicemen, known simply as Rolling Thunder.
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2014/5/16
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NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Gogo Inc.'s (GOGO) shares rose 8% in premarket trade Monday after the communication-services provider that offers wifi on airplanes reported first-quarter results that beat expectations.
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2014/5/2
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2014/5/2
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