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By Angela Johnson Pershing Square hedge fund billionaire and avowed Herbalife foe Bill Ackman admits his latest Herbalife presentation was a flop.
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2014/7/31
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- A raft of disappointing earnings reports from European heavyweights pushed the region's benchmark stock index to the lowest close since April on Thursday, while another soft inflation reading for the euro zone offered little consolation.
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By Sue Chang, MarketWatch , Angela Johnson Tesla slides ahead of second-quarter earnings report -Sue Chang; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com Tesla slides ahead of second-quarter earnings report -Sue Chang; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- These are the stocks making notable moves Thursday: Decliners Yelp Inc. (YELP): Investors initially welcomed the online review site's earnings and first profit since its IPO in March 2012 but shares surrendered short-term gains.
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By Sue Chang, MarketWatch , Angela Johnson Tesla slides ahead of second-quarter earnings report -Sue Chang; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com Tesla slides ahead of second-quarter earnings report -Sue Chang; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- These are the stocks making notable moves Thursday: Decliners Yelp Inc. (YELP): Investors initially welcomed the online review site's earnings and first profit since its IPO in March 2012 but shares surrendered short-term gains.
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2014/7/31
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch S&P 500 has steepest percentage drop since April -Anora Mahmudova; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The Dow Jones Industrial Average skidded more than 300 points Thursday in its biggest one-day drop in six months, as a combination of earnings, economic news and a default by Argentina triggered a broad selloff.
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By Claudia Assis, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Exxon Mobil Corp.
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2014/7/31
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Banking shares fell in Europe Thursday, led by Banco EspĂ­rito Santo, amid a deluge of earnings reports.
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2014/7/31
By Charles Passy, MarketWatch Hey muggles, are you ready to make some money?
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2014/7/31
By Charles Passy, MarketWatch 5 ways to be a more effective complainer -Charles Passy; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com In general, I think of myself as a happy person.
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2014/7/31
By William Watts, MarketWatch The 2014 World Cup ended with victory by an awe-inspiring German team earlier this month.
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LOS ANGELES (MarketWatch) -- Nordstrom Inc. (JWN) plans to announce a deal to buy men's fashion website Trunk Club for an undisclosed amount, the New York Times reported late Wednesday.
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LOS ANGELES (MarketWatch) -- Nordstrom Inc. (JWN) plans to announce a deal to buy men's fashion website Trunk Club for an undisclosed amount, the New York Times reported late Wednesday.
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2014/7/31
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- The U.K.'s benchmark's stock index rose for the first time in two days on Thursday, getting a lift from shares of Royal Dutch Shell PLC after the oil giant's earnings jumped in the second-quarter.
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By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- A deluge of earnings reports is keeping investors in Europe busy on Thursday, with oil companies one of the few sectors in black after encouraging earnings reports from Royal Dutch Shell PLC and BG Group PLC.
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2014/7/31
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch U.K.'s index loss wipes out July's gain -Sara Sjolin; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com Index slips 0.6% to 6,730.11, erasing monthly gain -Sara Sjolin; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Most U.K. stocks closed in negative territory on Thursday, but a solid performance from Royal Dutch Shell PLC curbed the FTSE 100's losses.
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2014/7/31
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch Index slips 0.2% to 6,761.02, trimming monthly gain -Sara Sjolin; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Most U.K. stocks traded in negative territory on Thursday, but a solid performance from Royal Dutch Shell Plc curbed the FTSE 100's losses after the oil giant's earnings jumped in the second-quarter.
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By Matt Jarzemsky Shares of private-label credit-card business sold for $23 -Matt Jarzemsky; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com Credit-card issuer Synchrony Financial's initial public offering, the biggest in the U.S. this year, priced at the low end of expectations, a sign of tepid demand for the latest company to offer investors a way to play the recovery in consumers' finances.
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NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Shares of T-Mobile US (TMUS) climbed 7.5% in midday trade after France's Iliad confirmed its interest in the wireless carrier, . Iliad said it has offered $15 billion in cash to buy 56.6% of T-Mobile US at $33 a share.
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2014/7/31
By Sue Chang, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Tesla Motors Inc. shares edged lower in Thursday's extended trading as the electric car company turned in better-than-expected second-quarter earnings.
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2014/7/31
By Daniel Goldstein, MarketWatch If you have a bottle of Chateau Mouton Rothschild 1945 in your home's wine cellar, you might reside in one of the cities atop this list.
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2014/7/31
By Charles Passy, MarketWatch Hey muggles, are you ready to make some money?
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By Philip van Doorn, MarketWatch There was plenty of euphoria among investors and analysts late Tuesday after Twitter reported huge increases in revenue and active users, but the company is still losing plenty of money, as investors ignore very high expenses from stock-based compensation to employees.
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By Philip van Doorn, MarketWatch There was plenty of euphoria among investors and analysts late Tuesday after Twitter reported huge increases in revenue and active users, but the company is still losing plenty of money, as investors ignore very high expenses from stock-based compensation to employees.
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2014/7/31
By Therese Poletti, MarketWatch Insight: Investors right to question if boost was just a one-time gain -Therese Poletti; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com Twitter surprised Wall Street with second-quarter results, but if user growth was a one-off, investors will be disappointed.
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2014/7/31
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch Employment cost index rises more than expected -Anora Mahmudova; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com NEW YORK (MarketWatch)--The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped by triple digits Thursday as investors weighed the implications of robust economic growth and signs of rising wage inflation on Federal Reserve policy.
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2014/7/31
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch Employment cost index rises more than expected -Anora Mahmudova; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped triple digits Thursday, as investors weighed the implications of robust economic growth and signs of rising wage inflation on Federal Reserve policy.
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2014/7/31
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch Employment cost index rises more than expected -Anora Mahmudova; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The Dow Jones Industrial Average opened with a triple-digit decline Thursday, as investors weighed the implications of robust economic growth and signs of rising wage inflation on Federal Reserve policy.
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2014/7/31
By Carla Mozee, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures fell sharply on Thursday, as investors appeared to grow nervous about interest-rate hikes following strong economic data.
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2014/7/31
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch Employment cost index rises more than expected -Anora Mahmudova; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures fell sharply on Thursday, as investors turned cautious after government data showed wages are ticking up as the economy and the employment situation continue to improve.
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2014/7/31
By MarketWatch Japan stocks fall on U.S. cues, but Sony, Panasonic rally Japanese stocks opened solidly lower, as expected after an overnight sell-off on U.S. markets, though some names such as Sony Corp.(SNE)and Panasonic Corp.(PCRFF)managed to escape the downdraft on the strength of their earnings.
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