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2013/10/4
By Mia Lamar Asian shares traded lower on Friday giving way to rising political uncertainties in the U.S. and putting Japan's benchmark Nikkei briefly below the 14,000 mark for the first time in nearly a month.
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2013/10/4
By Claudia Assis, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Energy stocks gained Friday, ending the week flat as Tropical Storm Karen caused the shutdown of half of the oil production in the Gulf of Mexico.
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2013/10/4
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets erased earlier losses and ended a volatile session in positive territory on Friday on hopes U.S. lawmakers could be getting closer to agree on a budget deal and end the four-day government shutdown.
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2013/10/4
By Dan Gallagher, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Facebook rose Friday afternoon, helping to lead the tech sector higher, after the company announced plans to start running ads over its popular Instagram service just as rival social network Twitter released its own financial details in a plan to go public.
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2013/10/4
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.K.'s FTSE 100 index trimmed its weekly decline on Friday, as oil firms rose alongside higher oil prices and Tate & Lyle PLC advanced after a well-received trading update.
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2013/10/4
By Myra P.
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2013/10/4
LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Energy companies have begun evacuating workers on oil rigs in the Gulf of Mexico on Friday as Tropical Storm Karen looks set to build to a weak hurricane.
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2013/10/4
By Sara Sjolin and Saumya Vaishampayan, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Stock futures pointed to a higher open on Wall Street on Friday, as investors awaited a flurry of speeches from Federal Reserve officials and monitored the government shutdown, which moved into day 4.
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2013/10/4
By Sue Chang and William L.
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2013/10/4
By Sue Chang and William L.
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2013/10/4
By David Weidner, MarketWatch Let's pretend for moment.
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2013/10/4
By Victor Reklaitis, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks ended higher Friday but closed mostly lower for the week, as investors stayed sensitive to news about the government shutdown.
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2013/10/4
By Victor Reklaitis, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks stepped higher Friday but were on pace to close mostly lower for the week, as investors stayed sensitive to news about the government shutdown.
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2013/10/4
URS Corporation (NYSE:URS) today announced that a URS-led consortium has been awarded a five-year contract extension by the UK Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) for its engagement as the Parent Body Organization of the Sellafield nuclear complex in West Cumbria, United Kingdom.
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2013/10/4
By Kejal Vyas PUERTO LA CRUZ--Venezuel's Oil Minister on Friday backed a plan to allow Russian energy giant OAO Rosneft (ROSN.RS) to increase its stake in a heavy-oil project in the South American country.
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2013/10/4
Village Farms International Announces Conversion of Participating Preferred Shares Canada NewsWire TRADING SYMBOL:   The Toronto Stock Exchange:   Village Farms International, Inc. - VFF VANCOUVER , Oct.
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2013/10/4
Jean-Rene Fourtou, the chairman of French group Vivendi SA (VIV.FR), said he will leave his post when the company splits its media and telecommunication businesses, but that the company should retain French leadership, according to an interview published Friday by Le Monde newspaper.
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2013/10/4
Vornado Realty Trust (NYSE:VNO) announced today its 32.6% share of Toys “R” Us’ second quarter financial results that it recorded in its third quarter ended September 30, 2013.
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2013/10/4
By Laurie Burkitt BEIJING--Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT) is eyeing acquisitions in China, a top regional executive said, a key market where rivals are building up and where the U.S. retailer has struggled to copy the success it has enjoyed in the U.S. The retailer, which has 398 stores across 118 cities in China, is looking for deals to build market share in cities where it isn't already the No.
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2013/10/4
--Wal-Mart Stores considering acquisitions in China --Retailers seeks to consolidate market-leading position --Seeks to enter new locations --Some don't think Wal-Mart's low-price model works in China (Adds information from Barclays in penultimate paragraph) By Laurie Burkitt BEIJING--Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT) is eyeing acquisitions in China, a top regional executive said, a market where rivals are building up and where the U.S. retailer has struggled to copy the success it has enjoyed in the U.S. The retailer, which has 398 stores across 118 cities in China, is looking for deals to build market share in cities where it isn't already the No.
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2013/10/4
By Laurie Burkitt BEIJING--Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT) is eyeing acquisitions in China, a top regional executive said, a key market where rivals are building and where the U.S. retailer has struggled to copy the success it has in the U.S. The retailer, which has 398 stores across 118 cities in China, is looking for deals to build market share in cities where it isn't already the No.
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2013/10/4
Watsco, Inc. (NYSE: WSO) announced today that it will host a conference call to discuss its 2013 third quarter earnings results on Wednesday, October 16, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. (EDT). Prepared remarks regarding the financial and operational results for the third quarter will be followed by a question and answer session with Watsco’s senior management team.
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2013/10/4
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2013/10/4
WHEELING, W.Va. , Oct.
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2013/10/4
Western Alliance Bancorporation (NYSE: WAL) announced today that it plans to release its third quarter 2013 financial results after the market closes on Thursday, October 17, 2013.
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2013/10/4
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2013/10/4
By Brett Arends Grab any Wall Street trader in a bar, or any portfolio manager in his office, and he's likely to tell you gold is finished.
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2013/10/4
MOSCOW and THE HAGUE, Netherlands, Oct.
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2013/10/4
ROCK HILL, S.C., Oct.
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2013/10/4
8x8, Inc. (NASDAQ:EGHT), provider of innovative cloud communications and computing solutions, today announced it has sold its dedicated server hosting business to The IRC Company, Inc. (dba Black Lotus Communications) for $3 million in cash.
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