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By Barbara Kollmeyer MADRID--Stock futures pushed higher on Wednesday as investors kept an anxious but optimistic watch on the potential for a budget deal out of Washington, D.C. A heavy earnings lineup is also promising to keep the day busy.
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By Rex Crum, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- EBay Inc. is expected to report another period of sales and earnings growth on Wednesday afternoon, with Wall Street analysts expecting signs of stability and strength after the company spooked investors with a disappointing outlook three months ago.
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2013/10/16
- Quarter is first in which half of all connections to Akamai occurred at 4 Mbps or higher - Observed attack traffic originating from Indonesia nearly doubled quarter-over-quarter - More than 752 million unique IP addresses connected to the Akamai Intelligent Platform CAMBRIDGE, Mass.
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Loans up 5% from prior year, driven by an 11% increase in commercial, financial and agricultural Achieved expense target with $207 million in annualized savings Credit quality improves, with nonperforming assets down 19% from prior year CLEVELAND , Oct.
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BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK) today reported third quarter 2013 diluted EPS of $4.21, up 15% from a year ago.
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2013/10/16
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Capital Strengthened, Loan Growth Continued, Expenses Controlled PITTSBURGH , Oct.
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2013/10/16
LONDON--Marmon Group LLC, the industrial arm of Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRKA), has bought the drinks dispensing and merchandising divisions of British engineering company IMI PLC (IMI.LN) for $1.1 billion, the U.K. company said Wednesday.
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MADRID (MarketWatch) -- Stanley Black & Decker Inc. (SWK) on Wednesday cut guidance for 2013 earnings per share on an adjusted basis, in part citing a hit from the government shutdown.
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2013/10/16
Today, Capital One Financial Corporation (NYSE:COF) and General Motors (NYSE:GM) along with MasterCard (NYSE:MA) announced a multi-year extension of their co-brand card partnership and the launch of the new GM Card from Capital One, a transformational new product in the automotive rewards credit card category.
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2013/10/16
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch MADRID (MarketWatch) -- Stock futures pushed higher on Wednesday as investors kept an anxious but optimistic watch on the potential for a budget deal out of Washington, D.C. A heavy earnings lineup is also promising to keep the day busy.
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MADRID (MarketWatch) -- Ireland's finance minister, Michael Noonan, said Tuesday that he will work to close a legal loophole that allowed Apple Inc. (AAPL) to sidestep big tax payments, the Financial Times reported on Wednesday.
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2013/10/16
Among the companies with shares expected to actively trade in Wednesday's session are Intel Corp.
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LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Barbie-maker Mattel Inc. (MAT) on Wednesday reported a 16% rise in third-quarter net income to $442.8 million, or $1.21 a share, up from $365.9 million, or $1.04 a share, in the year-ago period.
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By Jeff Reeves Say what you want about the specifics of climate science, but it's increasingly clear that scientific consensus points to global warming over the last century or so, and an outlook for continued climate change going forward.
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2013/10/16
"Warren Buffett's Marmon to Buy British Drinks Business for $1.1 Bln," at 0804 GMT, misspelt Berkshire in the second paragraph as Berskhire.
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2013/10/16
DRAPER, Utah , Oct.16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Nutranomics, Inc. (OTCBB: NNRX) (OTCQB: NNRX) ("Nutranomics" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that following up his successful business trip to Manila in late September, Company CEO Dr.
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2013/10/16
WNS (Holdings) Limited (NYSE: WNS), a leading provider of global Business Process Management (BPM) services, today announced that, effective January 1, 2014, Vice Chairman Adrian T.
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By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- After four days in positive territory, U.K. stocks declined on Wednesday as investors worried the political deadlock in the U.S. could bring the global economy to its knees.
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By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- After four days in positive territory, U.K. stocks declined on Wednesday as investors worried the political deadlock in the U.S. could bring the global economy to its knees.
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By Andre Mouton Samsung Electronics Co.
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Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (NYSE: AAP), a leading provider of automotive aftermarket parts, accessories, batteries, and maintenance items, announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire General Parts International, Inc. (GPII), a leading privately held distributor and supplier of original equipment and aftermarket replacement products for commercial markets operating under the CARQUEST and WORLDPAC brands, in an all-cash transaction with an enterprise value of $2.04 billion.
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2013/10/16
Ascent Solar Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: ASTI ), a manufacturer of consumer and off-grid products integrated with flexible thin-film photovoltaic modules (CIGS), announced today the expansion of its direct retail outlets to 10 locations in the fourth quarter of 2013.
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2013/10/16
Study Also Shows More Holiday Jobs Are Leading to Permanent Placement CHICAGO , Oct.
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2013/10/16
Acacia Research Corporation (NASDAQ:ACTG), the industry leader in patent licensing, announced the formal launch of its evolved brand and website after detailed industry analysis and internal review.
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WNS (Holdings) Limited (WNS) (NYSE: WNS), a leading provider of global Business Process Management (BPM) ** services, today announced results for the 2014 fiscal second quarter ended September 30, 2013.
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2013/10/16
Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) today announced third quarter 2013 financial results.
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2013/10/16
Halo Report Reveals Angel Group Investment Trends for Q2 2013 KANSAS CITY, Mo.
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