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7 Life Hacks From Branson, Musk and Other Billionaires

TIMEWith just shy of 2,000 billionaires on earth, the odds of joining that rarefied club is about one in 4 million. To put that in perspective, you are 24 times more likely to be killed by lightning than you are to become a...

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Warren Buffett Turns 85: What He Wants in a Successor

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- There will never be another Warren Buffett. But there will eventually be another chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway , the one-time hedge fund Buffett has turned into an operating colossus. Who Buffett will pick --...

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Warren Buffett Turns 85: The Insider's Guide to His Empire

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- When it comes to Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathway , the numbers are often mind-boggling: $70 billion net worth; shares that sell for hundreds of thousands of dollars each; dozens of portfolio...

1.4 hours on thestreet.com

'Very tough' for Fed to normalize: Taleb

The Fed faces a "very tough" task in normalizing monetary policy, as it has limited tools at its disposal, Nassim Taleb...

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James Bullard: it will be ‘good day’ when fed lifts rates

St. Louis Federal Reserve President James Bullard spoke with Bloomberg's Brendan Greeley, Michael McKee and Tom Keene from the Jackson Hole economic symposium. He spoke about the outlook for monetary policy, the U.S. economy and recent market...

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Paul Krugman: Crash-Test Dummies as Republican Candidates for President

It's a good thing Republicans, at least in theory, take a hands off approach when it comes to the economy (they actually don't, but let's pretend) because they "haven't a clue": Crash-Test Dummies as...

3.1 hours on economistsview.typepad.com

Fed's Bullard: Market Swings Unlikely to Sway FOMC Outlook

Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis chief James Bullard has said he doesn't believe recent market turmoil will deter the FOMC from hiking interest rates this fall, since the basic economic trajectory of the United States has not changed....

3.1 hours on finalternatives.com

Ian Rogers, Apple Music Executive, Is Leaving Company

Mr. Rogers’s departure comes as a surprise; the music streaming service he led began only two months...

3.5 hours on nytimes.com

Cramer -- Watch Dollar Tree Earnings to Gauge Discount Retail's Strength

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Shares of Dollar General are down slightly on Friday for the second straight session, after the company beat on EPS estimates but missed on revenue expectations in its quarterly report Thursday.  Four firms...

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Elizabeth Warren And Joe Biden Used To Battle Over Economic Inequality

WASHINGTON -- Vice President Joe Biden thinks Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) can help him look good as a presidential contender, probably because he knows firsthand she can make him look bad.  Biden met with Warren this week in an effort to...

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Lipton Trolls Loeb: Third Point Has To Play By The Rules Too

Lipton likely is having fun poking "fun" at recent saga regarding Third Point and the FTC, although no word yet from Marty on the Ashley Madison "research" going on at Third Point. For an excellent summary on the legal background...

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Market turmoil shouldn't delay at least one Fed rate hike: Bullard

JACKSON HOLE, Wyo. (Reuters) - Recent market turmoil should not delay the Federal Reserve from raising U.S. interest rates at least once, given that the selloff and a slowdown in China have so far had little effect on the U.S. economy, a top Fed official...

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Wait, Jennifer Lawrence and Amy Schumer danced onstage together at a Billy Joel concert?

Is this real life? Or is it simply a dream? Jennifer Lawrence and Amy Schumer, who are writing a movie together, made an unusual stage cameo at Billy Joel's concert at Wrigley Field on Thursday night. Along with a group of friends, the two danced...

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Fed's Bullard says market swings not hitting economic outlook: Bloomberg

(Reuters) - Violent swings in financial markets over the last 10 days will probably not change the Federal Reserve's view that the U.S. economy is on a firm footing, a top Fed official said on Friday."The U.S. outlook still looks very...

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5 Stocks Warren Buffett Likely Bought More of During the Sell-Off

With such a crazy week, with stocks tanking and then rifling back up, it is a wonder that the name Warren Buffett has not been thrown around like hot...

7.3 hours on 247wallst.com

Ackman’s Pershing Square Holdings, Ltd. Falls 13% During August

Pershing Square Holdings, Ltd., the publicly traded stock of Bill Ackman's activist hedge fund, Pershing Square has lost around 13% in August amid the market turbulence. Pershing Square Holdings, which went public last October and trades...

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Beats 1 director Ian Rogers leaves Apple two months after station's launch

Ian Rogers, one of the key people behind Apple's Beats 1 radio service launch in June, has left Apple, the Financial Times reported Friday Rogers, who joined Apple together with Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine after the company acquired Beats in May 2015,...

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David Rosenberg: The Risks Are Out There, But… No Recession in Sight

Published on Aug 27, 2015 Aug 28 – In a special reprise edition of FS Insider, Jim welcomes David Rosenberg, Chief Economist & Strategist at Gluskin Sheff & Associates in Toronto. David and Jim cover the consequences of the Greek...

9.1 hours on valuewalk.com

Warren Buffett: When To Give Away Your Money

Warren Buffett: When To Give Away Your Money Published on Aug 27, 2015 The world’s most famous investor details his philanthropic philosophy: how to give, when to give and where not to give. [buffett] The post Warren Buffett: When To Give Away...

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Indian Auto OEM Industry’s Gross Margin At Decade High: CLSA

Aided by weak commodity prices and some recovery in pricing power, the Indian auto OEM industry posted a decade-high gross margin, notes CLSA. However, Abhijeet Naik and Nitij Mangal of CLSA in their August 27, 2015 research report on “Indian...

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Chuck Schumer: The problem with patent policy in the age of unicorns

The senator is trying to pass a reform to help patent issues get resolved...

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Ackman's hedge fund down 13.1 percent for August

BOSTON (Reuters) - Hedge fund mogul William Ackman's Pershing Square Holdings portfolio fell 13.1 percent this month, leaving the fund down 4.3 percent for the year, the firm said on Thursday. ...

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Ackman's stake in Oreo-maker spurs talk of mergers

The activist investor has just bought a 7.5% stake in snack giant...

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Cramer: Surprise! This has a pulse

It may be down, but today’s action has “Mad Money” host Jim Cramer questioning whether this sector is really...

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Ackman's fund plunges 13% in August

Bill Ackman's Pershing Square fell 13.1 percent this month, leaving the fund down 4.3 percent for the...

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The Corruption of American Freedom - John Mauldin

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Ray Dalio Sees More Quantitative Easing Ahead After Small Tightening

By Holly LaFon. Read more » »Check out Ray Dalio Stock Picks » Download GuruFolio Report of Ray Dalio (Updated on 08/26/2015)Related Stocks: SPY, DJI,...

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Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Here's How Oil, the Fed and China Pushed Markets Up

Search Jim Cramer's "Mad Money" trading recommendations using our exclusive "Mad Money" Stock Screener. NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- It was the strength in the commodities that was able to propel the markets higher...

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Cramer: Oil strength powered the market

Jim Cramer saw the wrong stocks lead and the right stocks lag on Thursday's...

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The Bernie Madoff movie is getting closer to happening

HBO Films has found a cast and director for its movie about Bernie Madoff's $65 billion Ponzi scheme, according to Deadline's Nellie Andreeva.   "Wizard of Lies," which has been in development since 2011, will star...

21.2 hours on businessinsider.com

Now we know how far Bill Ackman's fund fell in August

We knew Pershing Square Holdings' performance had faltered in August. Now we know by how much. The publicly-traded vehicle led by Bill Ackman wiped out all of its gains for the year and fell into the red in August.   According to...

21.6 hours on businessinsider.com

Ackman's Pershing Square Holdings Slips to YTD Loss on China Woes

Bill Ackman’s Pershing Square Holdings, the publicly traded vehicle that mirrors the famed activist investor’s hedge fund, has been slammed by the market volatility of the past several weeks and has fallen into the red for the year to...

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Billionaire Dan Loeb Used Ashley Madison Account For “Research” Purposes

Hedge fund investor Dan Loeb openly mocked Hillary Clinton for being married to "a liar and a cheat," but had an Ashley Madison account himself. Loeb's name features among the data released by the Impact Team hackers, who published...

21.9 hours on valuewalk.com

Ritholtz: A Real Estate Recovery That’s Not Quite There

New home sales are trending far below their historic averages, Barry Ritholtz writes. Will the weakness...

22.8 hours on thinkadvisor.com

Billionaire hedge fund manager Dan Loeb had an Ashley Madison account

Billionaire hedge fund manager Dan Loeb had an account on cheating website Ashley Madison. Gawker reported the account Thursday, citing account data released by hackers. The Third Point CEO confirmed to Gawker via a spokesman that the...

23.2 hours on businessinsider.com

Ackman's hedge fund gains erased in turmoil

Bill Ackman, the top performing hedge fund manager of 2014, is having a rough year thanks to...

23.8 hours on api-internal.usatoday.com.akadns.net

Now's the Tme for Yellen to Kill the 'Greenspan Put'

Rex Nutting, MWWhy the market selloff makes a September rate hike more...

24.6 hours on realclearmarkets.com

Hugh Hendry Despite China Long, Dodges Bullet In July

We "predicted" Hugh Hendry  would have a very rough July due to his long position in China, but we were wrong. He had a decent July and according to one source, he is only down 1.6% through Mid August, despite the crash in China. Stay...

25.3 hours on valuewalk.com

Cramer Says He's Bullish on Housing Stocks, Was Wrong On Twitter

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- TheStreet's Jim Cramer said he expects the Federal Reserve to implement an interest rate hike, he's bullish on housing-related stocks, he was wrong about Twitter   and he doesn't expect...

26.1 hours on thestreet.com

Staying short beneficial: John Burbank

Staying short beneficial: John Burbank John Burbank, Passport Capital, discusses how he is navigating today's market moves and how he managed a big gain in July. Also, his projection on the Fed raising rates. The post Staying short beneficial:...

26.2 hours on valuewalk.com

Cramer Remains Cautious on Stocks

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Stocks climbed early on Thursday, but Jim Cramer, portfolio manager of Actions Alert Plus, still remains cautious. "My experiences are when you have a really big up day, the second day is when we start thinking,...

26.4 hours on thestreet.com

DoubleLine's Gundlach outperforms Loomis's Fuss and Janus's Gross in recent market rout

Mr. Gundlach has prospered during the turmoil by betting that interest rates would stay low and by avoiding minefields such as emerging-markets currencies and energy...

27.7 hours on investmentnews.com

Cramer -- 'Fabulous' Smucker Earnings Show Food Stocks Are Hot

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Food stocks remain hot, TheStreet's Jim Cramer said on CNBC's "Stop Trading" segment Thursday.  Cramer, the co-manager of the Action Alerts PLUS portfolio, pointed to the recent earnings...

27.7 hours on thestreet.com

Cramer: Avago, Workday Results Show Positive Industry Trends

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Avago Technologies  are up over 6% Thursday after beating earnings per share and revenue expectations.  The results were "fabulous" and the conference call was even better,...

28.3 hours on thestreet.com

You can buy 'The O.C.' mansion for $6.25 million, live out your Seth Cohen dreams

California, here we come The giant Malibu (yep, not actual Orange County) mansion featured in hit teen drama The O.C. is up for sale on real estate site Trulia. The six-bed, seven-bathroom home served as the exterior for the Cohen family's...

30 hours on mashable.com

Forbes – Warren Buffett: By The Numbers

Published on Aug 26, 2015 Ahead of his 85th birthday, we’ve compiled a numerical ode to one of the world’s leading investors and philanthropic heavyweights. [buffett] Warren Buffett's Shareholder Letters The post Forbes –...

32.4 hours on valuewalk.com

Jim Cramer's Top Takeaways: PVH, Teledoc, Toll Brothers

Search Jim Cramer's "Mad Money" trading recommendations using our exclusive "Mad Money" Stock Screener. NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Did you miss last night's "Mad Money" on CNBC? If so, here...

33.1 hours on thestreet.com

Cramer on the market bounce

In a CNBC special report Wednesday night, Cramer said "the psychology had changed" as equities markets snapped a six-day losing...

43.6 hours on cnbc.com

Ackman says Pershing Square down for the year after markets drop

BOSTON (Reuters) - Billionaire investor William Ackman, one of last year's best performing hedge fund managers, is now losing money after the recent market plunge wiped out a double-digit gain. ...

44.1 hours on reuters.com

Cramer: Bottom in oil could be close

“Mad Money” host Jim Cramer on which company’s signaling a bottom in oil could be around the...

44.1 hours on cnbc.com

In Memoriam: Nathan Rosenberg (1928-2015)

I have just received the sad news that Nathan Rosenberg has died. Nate was an outstanding economic historian, and in my early years in the profession I viewed him as the very model of the kind of economic historian I wanted to become. He reviewed many of...

44.2 hours on blog.independent.org

Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: 4 Good Things That Turned the Market Around

Search Jim Cramer's "Mad Money" trading recommendations using our exclusive "Mad Money" Stock Screener. NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Oh, what a difference a day makes. After yesterday's jaw-dropping late...

44.4 hours on thestreet.com

Wilbur Ross: Where To Find Value In Today’s Market

WL Ross & Co. Chairman Wilbur Ross on the market selloff and the Federal Reserve. Wilbur Ross: Where To Find Value In Today's Market The post Wilbur Ross: Where To Find Value In Today’s Market appeared first on ValueWalk. Like...

44.7 hours on valuewalk.com

Undervalued Stocks Among Steven Cohen's Recent Buys

By Tiziano Frateschi. Read more » »Check out Steven Cohen Stock Picks » Download GuruFolio Report of Steven Cohen (Updated on 08/25/2015)Related Stocks: POT, CMCSA, CSX, BIG,...

44.8 hours on gurufocus.com

William Ackman’s Hedge Fund Heads for Loss on Year

The recent rout in global stock markets has erased Pershing Square’s investment performance for the year to...

45.1 hours on nytimes.com

Ackman Letter To Investors: Bullish On Fannie; Bearish On Herbalife

Bill Ackman's H1 letter is out - see excerpts below and stay tuned for analysis. Also see his recent call with investors Investment Manager’s Report Dear Pershing Square Holdings, Ltd. Shareholder: Pershing Square Holdings, Ltd....

45.7 hours on valuewalk.com

Bill Ackman's big publicly-traded fund is now down on the year

Pershing Square Holdings, the $7.4 billion publicly-traded vehicle led by Bill Ackman, has erased all of its gains in a matter of weeks and is now down for the year. Ackman said in an investor update: "However...

45.7 hours on businessinsider.com

Ackman's Pershing Square down for the year after market turbulence

BOSTON (Reuters) - Billionaire investor William Ackman's hedge fund Pershing Square Capital Mangement is posting a loss for the year after the recent market decline, it told investors on Wednesday."At the date of this report, the year to date...

45.8 hours on businessinsider.com

Ackman posting a loss this year: Report

The recent brutal stretch for US stocks has punished hedge fund heavyweight Bill Ackman, who told investors his fund is posting a...

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ECONOMIST: Someone who has Janet Yellen's ear may have just tipped the Fed's hand (DIA, SPX, SPY, QQQ, IWM, TLT)

Ian Shepherdson — one of the top economic forecasters on Wall Street — has changed his forecast and thinks the Federal Reserve will wait until December to raise rates for the first time since July...

45.8 hours on businessinsider.com

Wilbur Ross: I’d Prefer The Fed To Raise Rates In September

Billionaire investor Wilbur Ross on China’s economic crisis, interest rates and the U.S. economy. Wilbur Ross: I'd Prefer The Fed To Raise Rates In September The post Wilbur Ross: I’d Prefer The Fed To Raise Rates In September...

46.2 hours on valuewalk.com

Cramer Watching for Growth in Ulta's Q2 Results Thursday

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- TheStreet's Jim Cramer is keeping an eye on Ulta Salon, Cosmetics and Fragrance as the beauty retailer gets set to post second quarter results on Thursday after the close. Cramer says Ulta had the highest comparable-store...

46.6 hours on thestreet.com

Seth Klarman Adds to Top 3 Energy Stocks

By Holly LaFon. Read more » »Check out Seth Klarman Stock Picks » Download GuruFolio Report of Seth Klarman (Updated on 08/25/2015)Related Stocks: LNG, PXD, PBF,...

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Bill Gross’s Comeback Is Underway

Depending on how you look at...

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Jim Rogers: Don’t Rule Out a Bull Run in Commodities

“As far as commodities are concerned, it’s all about supply and demand, and you’re having huge cutbacks in supply. We’re already having supply problems in some agricultural products and we’re going to have problems with oil...

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Fed Watch: Dudley Puts The Kibosh On September

Tim Duy: Dudley Puts The Kibosh On September, by Tim Duy: Monday's action on Wall Street was too much for the Fed. That day, Atlanta Federal Reserve President Dennis Lockhart pulled back his previous dedication to a September rate hike...

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Market turmoil makes September rate hike 'less compelling': Fed's Dudley

NEW YORK (Reuters) - An interest rate hike next month seems less appropriate given the threat posed to the U.S. economy by recent global market turmoil, an influential Federal Reserve official said on Wednesday. ...

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Market Swoon Slams Bill Gross's Unconstrained Bond Fund

Bill Gross's Global Unconstrained Bond Fund suffered its second day of NAV declines on Tuesday and has erased gains for the year, according to a Morningstar report. read more ...

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Jim Cramer: In Volatile Times, Count on Dividend Stocks

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) --  Amid the storm of volatility washing over the markets, TheStreet's Jim Cramer sees opportunities in solid  dividend stocks like General Electric and Verizon Communications . "GE's...

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Dalio Clarifies QE4 Remarks

Bridgewater Associates just sent the following to ValueWalk with regards to the "bombshell" note from Ray Dalio regarding Fed future moves: Get The Full Ray Dalio Series in PDF Get the entire 10-part...

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China's Slowdown Likely to Influence Interest-Rate Hike, Fed's Dudley Says

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- China's slowdown is among international developments that may influence how soon and how much the Federal Reserve raises interest rates, New York Federal Reserve President Bill Dudley said Wednesday. The central bank is...

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Jim Cramer Is Putting His Money Where His Coffee Cup Is

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- When it comes to "up" market openings like the one we had today, TheStreet's Jim Cramer says he just doesn't like them. However, he does see an up opening as an opportunity "to get rid of the...

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NY Fed's Dudley: Market Turmoil Makes September Hike 'Less Compelling'

An interest rate hike next month seems less appropriate given the threat posed to the U.S. economy by recent global market turmoil, noted New York Fed president William Dudley on Wednesday. read more ...

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Jennifer Lawrence, Amy Schumer are working on a movie together

There is a God in Hollywood, and he (or she) has heard our prayers Jennifer Lawrence and Amy Schumer are writing a comedy screenplay together, The New York Times reports. The duo plan to star in the film together, playing sisters. They're also...

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Bill Gross's Janus bond fund drops second consecutive day

By Jennifer AblanNEW YORK (Reuters) - Bill Gross's Janus Global Unconstrained Bond Fund suffered its second day of declines in its net asset value on Tuesday, wiping out gains for the year, according to fund-research firm Morningstar Inc on...

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Dudley: September Hike Less Compelling

William Dudley, the head of the NY Fed, said this morning that a rate hike next month is less compelling. I think the market is reading too much into this news. The last few days have been a market event, not an economic one. I don’t believe...

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Cramer: Procter & Gamble Dividend Will Help You Ride Out Issues

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- With the market has come off its morning highs, Procter & Gamble is one name that's beginning to intrigue TheStreet's Jim Cramer, co-manager of the Action Alerts PLUS portfolio.  On...

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After Poor Empire Manufacturing, NY Fed President Dudley Talks Up Regional Jobs Growth

William C. Dudley, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, spoke at an Economic Press Briefing on Wednesday on the ongoing economic recovery and on jobs...

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Fed's Dudley Says Short-Term Market Swings Wouldn't Affect Interest-Rate Decision

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Wild swings in the stock market, like those in the past few days, don't typically have significant effects on the U.S. economy so they wouldn't weigh on the Federal Reserve's decision...

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Cramer -- Google Analyst Upgrade Was Perfectly Timed

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- For the second day in a row stocks are higher, but one name in particular is catching the eye of Jim Cramer, the co-manager of the Action Alerts PLUS portfolio. Google  shares are up nearly...

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Not Just Sunedison: The David Einhorn Misstep

The David Einhorn Misstep by StockPucker David Einhorn, Greenlight Capital founder, manages some $10 billion, having started out with just $900,000, half of which was borrowed from his parents. Greenlight is now a mammoth in the industry and is...

2 days on valuewalk.com

Fed's Dudley mum on markets turmoil

He discussed the conditions in his region, but did not address markets or monetary policy in his prepared...

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Fed's Dudley, mum on market turmoil, talks regional U.S. economy

NEW YORK (Reuters) - An influential Federal Reserve official did not comment on monetary policy or the U.S. economy, according to text of a speech on Wednesday that addressed the economic recovery in his region of the country.New York Fed President...

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KOCH BLASTS OBAMA...

KOCH BLASTS OBAMA...(Second column, 6th story, link)Related stories:White House walks back 'crazies' comment... ...

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Oscar Mayer Recalls 2 Million Pounds Of Turkey Bacon That May Spoil Before Its Time

Customers have been contacting Kraft Heinz Foods about something unfortunate: their packages of turkey bacon were going bad long before the posted expiration dates. The company investigated these complaints, and the investigation has culminated in more...

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Bove: Banks exposed to liquidity risk

Big investment banks like Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley are most at risk of liquidity challenges as markets sell off, Dick Bove...

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Perry Campaign on Death Watch

Rick Perry “is poised to reorganize his already under-funded and under-manned staff in Iowa — a development that some of his top aides concede may be the beginning of the end,” Politico...

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Warren Buffett’s Advice To Jay Z

Published on Aug 25, 2015 In this interview from 2010, the world’s most famous investor chats with Jay Z and Steve Forbes about talent, success and building moats. Read the full article on Forbes: http://onforb.es/QnFgkZ [buffett] The post...

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Brown-Forman Earnings, Fed Gov. Dudley's Speech in Focus Wednesday

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Jim Cramer is watching Brown-Forman Wednesday and so should you. The spirits company will release its 2016 first-quarter earnings before the bell. If all of this market volatility has you reaching for a...

3 days on thestreet.com

Krugman Displays His Ignorance of the History of Economic Thought

He writes: Nobody has ever produced a coherent story about how Fed policy can drive interest rates below their natural level without inflationary effects. Ludwig von Mises  wrote in 1949 in Human Action: A lowering of the gross market interest...

3 days on economicpolicyjournal.com

Cramer: Opportunity in 'uncertain time'

Investors looked for answers after a steep negative stock market reversal, the worst since October...

3 days on cnbc.com

EL-ERIAN: Here's why Tuesday's stock market action was 'particularly worrisome' (DIA, SPY, SPX, QQQ)

The US stock markets spent most of Tuesday in the green before tumbling into the close. The Dow was up by as much as 441 points (2.7%) early in the trading day, and yet it ended down 204 points (1.3%). "Today’s reversal in US stocks was...

3 days on businessinsider.com

Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Did You Buy Big at the Open? Too Bad

 Search Jim Cramer's "Mad Money" trading recommendations using our exclusive "Mad Money" Stock Screener. NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Never buy stocks on big up openings, Jim Cramer reminded his...

3 days on thestreet.com

No Janet Yellen, other big names at Federal Reserve summit in Jackson Hole

The economic powwow, which kicks off this week, is expected to be sparsely...

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Bill Gross' bond fund had a tough Monday

Bond guru Bill Gross took a hit in the market mayhem on Monday.  His $1.47 billion fund at Janus Capital fell 2.87% on Monday, The Wall Street Journal reported citing data from Morningstar. The...

3 days on businessinsider.com

Maker of Just Mayo Is Warned by F.D.A. That ‘Mayo’ Needs Eggs

The maker of eggless spread Just Mayo has gotten a warning from regulators: Mayonnaise needs...

3 days on nytimes.com

Wilbur Ross: Correction Is In The Sixth Inning

The U.S. economy can and will withstand China's slowdown, Ross said, in part because the United States does not export much to the country. H/T Dataroma Wilbur Ross: Correction Is In The Sixth Inning The post Wilbur Ross: Correction Is In The...

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John Kasich Is About To Learn That Long-Ago Bromances With Dick Fuld Never Die

Gushing about your good buddy Dick Fuld in 2001 does not look great in...

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FDA: ‘Just Mayo’ isn’t mayonnaise because it isn’t made with eggs

Not what it says it is, says the FDA. (Photo: Hampton Creek Foods) Just Mayo actually isn’t mayo, after all. At least not according to the Food and Drug Administration. Federal regulators have warned Hampton Creek Foods, the company behind the...

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Wonkblog: FDA: ‘Just Mayo’ isn’t mayonnaise because it isn’t made with eggs

Just Mayo actually isn’t mayo, after all. At least not according to the Food and Drug Administration.Federal regulators have warned Hampton Creek Foods, the company behind the vegan-friendly, egg-less spread that has put a dent in Big...

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Bill Gross Writes New Page In The Annals Of Investing History

August 24, 2015: A day that will live in...

3 days on dealbreaker.com

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