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Krugman Sees 37' - We Raise him 9

The expectation gap crashed close last week - with all the subtlety of an elephant standing and leaving the room. All it took was a four week tour on the weak side of positioning, to panic participants out of their misplaced policy expectations of...

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Low For Long: A Q&A With Boston Fed’s Rosengren

BOSTON–The Federal Reserve is ready to end its bond-buying program at its meeting next week, Boston Fed President Eric Rosengren said in an interview Saturday. But if overseas weakness turns out to have a greater negative impact on the U.S. economy...

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Fed to End Bond Buys This Month as Planned, Says Rosengren

Boston Fed President Eric Rosengren at the Boston Fed last year.  Boston Globe BOSTON–The Federal Reserve will likely conclude its bond-buying program this month as planned, despite recent financial market volatility and speculation to...

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WSJ: Marissa Mayer To Announce 'Refreshed' Plan For Yahoo On Tuesday (YHOO)

Douglas MacMillan of the Wall Street Journal says Marissa Mayer will announce a "new plan" for Yahoo this week. Yahoo will hold its third quarter earnings call this Tuesday. Citing a source briefed on Yahoo's plan, MacMillan says Mayer...

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Look Down!; Jump of a Lifetime; Not for the Faint of Heart: Best of Kass

NEW YORK (Real Money) -- Doug Kass of Seabreeze Partners is known for his accurate stock market calls and keen insights into the economy, which he shares with RealMoney Pro readers in his daily trading diary. This past week, Kass wrote about how nobody...

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Cashin's Black Monday, revisited

Mondays are never popular, but UBS's Art Cashin recalls one historically bad day he'll never...

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Charles de Lardemelle Of IVA Talks Scarce Value With Consuelo Mack

For most investors, both amateur and professional, the primary goal of investing is to make money. However a handful of our guests have another top priority – capital preservation. IVA Worldwide Fund’s co-portfolio manager Charles de...

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ROSENBERG: I've Been Through A Lot Of Crises, But Nothing Was Like October 19, 1987 (DIA, SPY, QQQ, IWM)

Monday is the third Monday in October, marking the anniversary of "Black Monday," the day of the 1987 stock market crash that saw the Dow fall more than 22%, its worst day in history.  It was sheer panic on Wall Street. David...

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Rail Consolidation Could ‘meaningfully’ Improve Industry Efficiency, Bill Ackman Says

The war of words over a takeover offer that no one will acknowledge publicly and may never get off the ground continued on Thursday, with Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. director Bill Ackman saying rail consolidation could...

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David Rosenberg: Don’t Panic, We’re Already 85% Through The Correction

The first thing to do is tally up the damage to date and then provide some perspective. The major averages have by now all broken key support levels. That much we know. Three years of unusual calm are being mean-reverted by three weeks of unusual...

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Warren Buffett the Teacher: #Selfie 2014 [VIDEO]

Warren Buffett tells students to be liked by colleagues. He again talked with them before buying lunch at a favorite steak house. Warren Buffett the Teacher: #Selfie 2014 The post Warren Buffett the Teacher: #Selfie 2014 [VIDEO] appeared first on...

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Brian Rogers Buys 3 New Stocks for T. Rowe Price Equity Income Fund in Q3

By Holly LaFon. Read more » »Check out Brian Rogers Stock Picks » Download GuruFolio Report of Brian Rogers (Updated on 10/17/2014)Related Stocks: PG, NSW,...

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Meeting the “Bond King” Bill Gross

Meeting the “Bond King” Bill Gross  by David Merkel, CFA of The Aleph Blog It was winter in early 1995, and I was wondering if I still had a business selling Guaranteed Investment Contracts [GICs].  Confederation Life had...

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James Bullard: Fed Should Consider Delaying The End Of QE

James Bullard, President of the St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank, told Bloomberg Television’s economics editor Michael McKee today that the Fed should consider delaying the end of QE. James Bullard Bullard said, “I also think that...

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We May Have an Investable Bottom; Smoke Always Clears: Jim Cramer's Best Blogs

NEW YORK (TheStreet) --aJim Cramerafills his blog onaRealMoneyaevery day with his up-to-the-minute reactions to what's happening in the market and his legendary ahead-of-the-crowd ideas. This week he blogged on: The signals that are saying it may...

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Darren Wilson's Testimony Reveals His Account of Michael Brown Shooting: Report

In the tense weeks following the shooting of unarmed teenager Michael Brown by officer Darren Wilson in Ferguson, Missouri, details regarding Wilson's side of the story have remained unclear, until now Wilson claims that he was pinned to his vehicle...

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OUCH How Productive is Your Time When You Respond to a Paul Krugman Critique?

Hedge fund manager Cliff Asness, correctly, fears eventual accelerating price inflation in the United States. Paul Krugman has taken Asness to task for this position. This is how Asness responded: Responding to Krugman is as productive as smacking a...

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Equality of opportunity a worthy goal: Fed's Rosengren

BOSTON (Reuters) - A top Federal Reserve official said on Saturday that equality of opportunity is a worthy social goal that has not yet been achieved in the United States. ...

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Equality Of Opportunity A Worthy Goal: Fed's Rosengren

BOSTON (Reuters) - A top Federal Reserve official said on Saturday that equality of opportunity is a worthy social goal that has not yet been achieved in the United States.Boston Fed President Eric Rosengren did not comment on monetary policy or the...

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Jim Rogers: 'We Are All Going to Pay a Terrible Price..'

Business InsiderFrom Bitcoin to the Swiss gold referendum, and from Chinese trade and North Korean leadership, Jim Rogers covers a lot of ground in this excellent interview with Boom-Bust's Erin Ade. Read more:...

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The Warren Buffett of Everything

Suzanne Woolley, BloombergEverybody wants to be Warren Buffett. And it looks like everybody...

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Jim Cramer's Top Stock Picks: AAPL DPS DIS

Search Jim Cramer's "Mad Money" trading recommendations using our exclusive "Mad Money" Stock Screener. NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Here are some of the hot stocks Jim Cramer talked about on Friday's Mad Money on CNBC: ...

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The Original Rockefeller Republican

Kept from the public during Nelson Rockefeller’s 35-year political career were his compulsive philandering and his...

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Cramer Remix: Time your Apple picking

Mad Money host Jim Cramer makes a call on Apple ahead of its report and many more, including buys in the investable market...

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Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Here's Next Week's Game Plan

Search Jim Cramer's "Mad Money" trading recommendations using our exclusive "Mad Money" Stock Screener. NEW YORK (TheStreet) --aNext week's earnings news could offer clues on what to buy for the rest of the year, an upbeat...

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WOW Shlaes Reveals the Behind the Scenes Muscle that Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Used Against Major Newspapers (And the New Muscle Emanating from Paul...

The Other Bubble By Amity Shlaes Back in the late 1990s and right up to 2007, journalists occasionally wondered about two big enterprises called Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. Fannie had come out of an obscure period of American history, the New Deal....

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Cramer: Vital earnings week ahead

Jim Cramer said next week is the most important week of the year for earnings. Find out what stocks he will be focused...

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Wilbur Ross To Seek Up To $2 Billion For New Fund

WL Ross & Co. is looking for up to $2 billion for its sixth private-equity fund, which will be a huge vote of confidence in its new management team.The company is run by 76-year old financier Wilbur Ross, who recently appointed Greg...

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Wall Street attempts to navigate the era of ‘Yellen put’

This 2013 file photo shows a Wall Street street sign outside the New York Stock Exchange in New York....

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Jim Cramer Gives His Take on Apple (AAPL), Other Companies Reporting Earnings Next Week

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Applea reports earnings next week, andaTheStreet's Jim Cramer advises investors to largely ignore the analysts who comment on it. He says Apple is a 2015 story, and recommends investors buy the stock if it sells off after...

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Sir Richard Branson's challenger bank Virgin Money puts on ice its plans to float on stock market

The shelving of the share offer was predicted in the Daily Mail earlier this week after fellow upstart bank Aldermore abandoned its plans to list on the London...

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Bill Ackman Loves Canada

He loves its peameal bacon. He loves its pea soup. Its real maple syrup. Its mounties and moose and trappers. Its hockey players. Its railroads. But, most of all, he loves how easy it makes his job—and how hard it makes it for its companies to stop...

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Buffett’s Early Investment Performance Was Driven By Activism

Warren Buffett’s investment strategy has changed over the years. From a deep-value nets-nets investing methodology to today’s, quality at a reasonable price philosophy, Buffett’s portfolio has undergone several changes. But...

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Here Are Janet Yellen's 4 Ways To Get Richer

Fed Chair Janet Yellen made a speech this morning at the Boston Fed’s conference on economic opportunity and inequality. She even had a slide deck! Her general point was that wealth inequality in the US is not only bad, but has gotten a lot worse...

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Hedge Fund News: James Dinan, John Burbank & David Einhorn

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Milwaukee Bucks add third hedge fund owner (CNBC) The big “bucks” keep flowing from Manhattan to Milwaukee. Billionaire investor Jamie Dinan, founder of York Capital Management, has joined fellow hedge fund managers Marc Lasry of...

Bucks add 3rd hedge fund owner in Dinan

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The big "bucks" keep flowing from Manhattan to Milwaukee with Jamie Dinan of York joining as an owner of the NBA's...

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Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc (REGN) Calls Game, Set and Match On Its Competitor: Jim Cramer

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:REGN) has, once again, shown today why biopharmaceuticals companies are so popular with investors, especially those with a speculative itch. After the news came out that the company has yet...

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Jim Cramer: Schlumberger Dazzles while Urban Outfitters Disappoints

NEW YORK (TheStreet) --aAfter WTI crude had fallen more then 20% in the first two weeks of October, investors had to be relieved when they saw Schlumberger's "amazing" earnings report, TheStreet's Jim Cramer said on Friday...

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Advisors Leave PIMCO, Not to Follow Gross

Advisors are moving client money from the Total Return Fund and others Bill Gross once managed to comparable "drama-free"...

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10 Reasons Perry Belcher Dominates Digital Marketing

Internet marketing is an extremely vast, complex, ever changing subject, and seems like a constant moving target for many businesses and professional marketers trying to succeed online. Smart beginners may ask some form of the question: "What key...

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Bill Ackman: No Plans For Activist Campaigns In Europe

If Ackman runs out of potential activist targets in the U.S., he said the U.K. would be the next place they would focus onContrary to previous expectations in the media and overall general opinion, billionaire Bill Ackman claims that he has no plans to...

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Cramer: Regeneron's Head-to-Head Results 'Very Positive'

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Shares of Regeneron are moving higher on Friday due to positive results for its top drug, Eylea, despite a lawsuit from Amgen .a On CNBC's "Cramer's Stop Trading" segment, Jim Cramer pointed out that the...

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Steve Cohen's Still Killing It

Hedge fund giant Steve Cohen is still killing it. The New York Times' Matthew Goldstein reports that Point72 Asset Management has generated about $1.8 billion this year and about $800 million this summer in gross profit, according to a...

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Will the real Warren Buffett please stand up?

Bloomberg's Suzanne Woolley reports on whether other billionaires are pretenders to Warren Buffett's...

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Warren Buffett Dumping Tesco PLC (TSCO) Won’t Make Things Easier for the Stock

Investors make mistakes sometimes. Even the greatest ones, such as Warren Buffett. Recently, the Oracle of Omaha has lost around $750 million from his bet on Tesco PLC (LON:TSCO). However, with the stock declining by over 47% since the beginning of...

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Safra And Hurd Are Oracle Corporation (ORCL)’s Co-CEO Larry Ellison’s Toys: Mark Benioff

We live in an era of innovation and of all the companies, Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) should know most about the importance of new and fresh ideas. Larry Ellison, Oracle’s CEO for about 37 years doesn’t quite measure up to that...

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AIG Bailout Trial Bombshell III: Paulson Lied to Congress About TARP

I've gone through only the first day of testimony from the AIG bailout trial, and we are already up to our third...

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Cramer: Wild Volatility, Huge Volume and the Signs of a Fulcrum Day

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- They areacleaning the clock of confidence right before our eyes. How confident were we four weeks ago, whenaJack Ma told us he watched Forrest Gump to be humble ahead of the Alibaba IPO? How confident were we that Russia would...

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Seacoast refinances Frank Entertainment Group

Seacoast has recapitalized Frank Entertainment Group, a Jupiter, Florida-based operator of movie theaters and entertainment venues. The transaction was done with Elm Park Capital Management and Triangle Capital Corp. No financial terms were...

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Weekend Must Must Reading: Janet Yellen: Perspectives on Inequality and Opportunity from the Survey of Consumer Finances

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Janet Yellen: Perspectives on Inequality and Opportunity from the Survey of Consumer Finances--October 17, 2014: "I think it is appropriate to ask whether this [rising inequality] trend... ...is compatible with values rooted in our nation's...

Janet Yellen is Wrong About the Cause of Wealth Inequality

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Fed Chair Janet Yellen said in a speech on the subject on Friday, that she is “greatly concerned by the extent, and continuing increase, of wealth inequality in the United States.”, noting the “significant income and...

5 Quotes From Janet Yellen on Income and Wealth Inequality

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Here are five statistical snapshots Ms. Yellen offered to put the U.S.'s wealth and income inequality trend in...

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Einhorn’s Greenlight Capital plans to raise money – Bloomberg

(Reuters) – Billionaire David Einhorn’s hedge fund Greenlight Capital Inc plans to raise money for the first time in two years, Bloomberg reported, citing an investor. The hedge fund plans to take advantage of the recent market...

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Anatomy Of Netflix Inc. (NFLX) Disaster From Jim Cramer

Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) is on the path of doom with one bad news after another. First, it was the disappointing quarter results and then, the plunging stock prices. Netflix stock took a dive falling nearly 19% in one day. Jim Cramer dissected the...

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Warren Buffett Has Become Synonymous To Achievement: Suzanne Woolley

Warren Buffett has become so successful that his name has come to symbolize success itself, Suzanne Woolley argues in a comedic report on Bloomberg. “With a halo the size of Saturn’s rings, everyone is itching to be pulled into his orbit...

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A Used Book Dealer on Paul Krugman

Yesterday, I picked up a mint condition copy of Toward Liberty: Essays in Honor of Ludwig Von Mises on the Occasion of His 90th Birthday, from a used book dealer. I talked to the proprietor for a bit and he told me that books by Ludwig von Mises,...

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Fosun: Baby Buffett?

There are better ways to get diversification and exposure to the Chinese...

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Ackman Says He Has Proof Allergan Lied About Valeant

Allergan Inc. has been lying about would-be buyer Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Pershing Square Capital Management founder William Ackman said yesterday. read more ...

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Grand Central: Hard to See Fed Following Bullard’s Lead

The Wall Street Journal’s Daily Report on Global Central Banks for Friday, October 17, 2014: Sign up for the newsletter. Highlights Hilsenrath’s Take: Hard to See Fed Following Bullard’s Lead Fed Chairwoman Yellen Inquires About How...

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Ackman: Canada Better Than U.S. For Activists

Pershing Square Capital Management chief William Ackman headed north of the border yesterday to laud Canada’s welcoming environment for activist hedge funds. read more ...

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Jim Cramer's Top Stock Picks: BBT D ULTA

Search Jim Cramer's "Mad Money" trading recommendations using our exclusive "Mad Money" Stock Screener. NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Here are some of the hot stocks Jim Cramer talked about on Thursday's Mad Money on CNBC: ...

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China is Bigger Than the U.S., but Roger Cohen Thinks Jacking Up Drug Prices Will Restore U.S. Power in Asia

Some of the ideas of elite pundit types are truly amazing. Roger Cohen's NYT column today was about the fact that China's influence in Asia is rising at the expense of the United States. He tells readers: "A new Chinese assertiveness in...

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Yellen: Rising Economic Inequality 'Greatly' Concerning

Filed under: Economic Recovery, Federal Reserve, Economy, This Built America Michael Dwyer/APFederal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen. By Jonathan Spicer BOSTON -- Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Friday the growth of income and wealth inequality...

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Paul Krugman: What Markets Will

Market fundamentalists should listen to what markets are saying: What Markets Will, by Paul Krugman, Commentary, NY Times: ... We have been told repeatedly that governments must cease and desist from their efforts to mitigate economic pain, lest their...

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Stop Researching Stocks, Part 2: Why Warren Buffett Agrees

Filed under: Investing Nati Harnik/AP In a recent article, I made the case for why researching stocks is a waste of investors time. Instead of engaging in the frustrating pursuit of trying to find mispriced stocks, I suggested a simple, and more...

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At Least 113 Staffers At U.S. Fed Earn More Than Yellen

By Michael FlahertyWASHINGTON (Reuters) - The top 113 earners among staff at the Federal Reserve's Washington headquarters make an average of $246,506 per year, excluding bonuses and other benefits - more than Fed Chair Janet Yellen and nearly...

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At least 113 staffers at U.S. Fed earn more than Yellen

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The top 113 earners among staff at the Federal Reserve's Washington headquarters make an average of $246,506 per year, excluding bonuses and other benefits - more than Fed Chair Janet Yellen and nearly double the normal top...

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