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Wall Street Braces For More Volatility
Wall Street Braces For More Volatility
By International Business Times - Oct 21, 2014

By Jessica Menton - U.S. stocks closed higher Monday, with the Nasdaq and Standard & Poor's 500 ending higher for a third straight session as investors weighed mixed earnings results from blue-chip ...

Apple's iPhone sales beat Street but iPad volumes slide
Apple's iPhone sales beat Street but iPad volumes slide
By Reuters - Oct 20, 2014 1

By Christina Farr and Edwin Chan SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Apple Inc (O:AAPL) forecast a strong holiday quarter after a better-than-expected 16 percent jump in iPhone sales, and the strongest growth...

U.S. regulator targeting lower down payments on mortgages
U.S. regulator targeting lower down payments on mortgages
By Reuters - Oct 20, 2014

By Albert Durso LAS VEGAS (Reuters) - The regulator of Fannie Mae (OB:FNMA) and Freddie Mac (OB:FMCC) said on Monday it was developing rules to let Americans buy homes with down payments as low as 3 ...

U.S. stocks end higher despite drag from IBM
U.S. stocks end higher despite drag from IBM
By Reuters - Oct 20, 2014

By Yasmeen Abutaleb NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks ended higher on Monday on investor hopes for a strong earnings season, but IBM's disappointing results limited gains. Earnings reports from...

Valeant says may raise Allergan bid; beats on profit
Valeant says may raise Allergan bid; beats on profit
By Reuters - Oct 20, 2014

By Rod Nickel and Ashutosh Pandey (Reuters) - Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc VRX.TO VRX.N said on Monday that it may raise its bid for Botox maker Allergan Inc AGN.N after the Canadian ...

African Solar Plant Could Power Up Europe
African Solar Plant Could Power Up Europe
By International Business Times - Oct 20, 2014

By Maria Gallucci - The sunbaked deserts of North Africa could soon supply power for millions of British homes. European and African investors are seeking funding from the U.K. government to help ...

Deaths linked to GM ignition-switch defect rise to 29
Deaths linked to GM ignition-switch defect rise to 29
By Reuters - Oct 20, 2014

By Ben Klayman DETROIT (Reuters) - A program to compensate victims of a faulty ignition switch in General Motors Co (N:GM) vehicles has approved two new death claims, bringing the total number of ...

Valeant may raise Allergan bid, says it won't walk away
Valeant may raise Allergan bid, says it won't walk away
By Reuters - Oct 20, 2014

(Reuters) - Valeant Pharmaceuticals Inc (TO:VRX) may raise its hostile takeover bid for Allergan Inc (N:AGN) and will not walk away from its pursuit ahead of Allergan's Dec. 18 special shareholder ...

Adidas shares jump on report of bid for Reebok unit
Adidas shares jump on report of bid for Reebok unit
By Reuters - Oct 20, 2014

By Emma Thomasson BERLIN (Reuters) - Shares in German sportswear firm Adidas AG (DE:ADSGn) jumped on Monday after the Wall Street Journal reported that an investor group that includes Jynwel Capital...