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News for April 5 2012

European Stocks Slide Before France Sells Long-Term Debt Nokia U.S. Future at Risk as AT&T Sales Seen Below Million Fed’s Lacker Says Markets Saw Odds of New Easing as Too High Trash Saved by Waste Management Worth Up to $40

Posted in Blog, Breaking News

News for April 4 2012

Euro-Region Services, Manufacturing Contract for Second Month ‘Hunger Games’ Marks Comeback for Former Disney Exec Jacobson Spain Holds First Bond Sale Since Budget Euro Zone Cuts Deeper Amid Criticism Gulf in Oil Prices May Set Up Market for a Fall

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News for April 3 2012

U.S. Economy Enters Sweet Spot as China Slows Amazon Tests in-App Purchase Service to Challenge Apple, Google Australia LNG Boom Threatened by U.S. Shale Exporters Coty Low-Ball Offer Seen Emerging as Avon’s Best Option Japan’s Strongest Storm Since 1959 Forecast

Posted in Breaking News

News for April 2 2012

Euro Leaders Seek Global Help After Firewall Boosted China Manufacturing Gain Masks Exporters’ Woes Japan Tankan Stagnates With Yen Seen as Threat S&P 500 Beating Gold Most Since 1999 on Positive Earnings Big Banks Prepare to Pay Back LTRO Loans

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The Week In Crayons

This Friday’s action marked the end of not just the week, but also of the first quarter of 2012. While the markets began the day in a weak fashion selling down at the open, buyers stepped in and were able

Posted in Blog, Charting & Analysis, Charts, Commentary, Futures, General Trading

News for March 30 2012

Euro Aid Compromise Seen as Political Cover for Germany Foxconn Workers Would Rather Boost Their Salaries Than Cut Hours German Retail Sales Unexpectedly Fell a Second Month in February Recovery Pushes U.S. States to Most BEES Gains Since 2010 Stark

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News for March 29 2012

EU Nears One-Year Boost in Rescue Fund to $1.3 Trillion German Jobless Fell in March as Economy Showed Resilience Greece May Have to Restructure Again, S&P’s Kraemer Says Roche Raises Illumina Bid to $51, Seeking Faster Deal (ILMN) Apple Bolsters

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News for March 28 2012

Europeans See Crisis Near End, Bernanke Warns on Recovery Asia Set to Double Reserve Pool as Europe Squeezes IMF China’s Stocks Decline to 7-Week Low on Profit Concern Rio, BHP Lose Faith in Diamonds Even as Prices Rise Oil Futures

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News for March 27 2012

Apple Plans Further Investment in China as Cook Visits BOE Says More Needed to Rebalance U.K. Economy EU Probes UTC’s Proposed Goodrich Buy Fed Signals Resolve on Rates Germany Won’t Back Full Plan for Bailout Lift Planned Pipelines to Rival

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News for March 26 2012

German Ifo Business Confidence Unexpectedly Increases Hedge Funds Capitulating Buy Most Stocks Since 2010 Hedge Funds Make Wrong-Way Bets for a Fourth Week Monti Signals Spanish Euro Risk as EU to Bolster Firewall Tougher China Laws Might Have Hurt Apple

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