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The 5 greatest letters Warren Buffett has ever written

Warren Buffett's annual letter to shareholders comes out soon, and it's guaranteed to be a must-read. But Buffett's entire archive of letters make for great reading. So what ones should you read? To get a handle on this, we talked to...

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Cramer Remix: Stock & llamas on the run

Llamas weren’t the only things running wild on Thursday; “Mad Money” host Jim Cramer has a stock galloping...

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Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Good News Is Everywhere

Search Jim Cramer's "Mad Money" trading recommendations using our exclusive "Mad Money" Stock Screener. NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- You can't deny the evidence: Things are looking pretty positive for the...

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Cramer: Europe's behind these highs

As much as Jim Cramer wants to be negative about what's happening in the market right now, he...

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Chase Coleman Increases Stakes in Newest Buys

By Amber Harris. Read more » »Check out Chase Coleman Stock Picks » Download GuruFolio Report of Chase Coleman (Updated on 02/25/2015)Related Stocks: ZPIN, WUBA,...

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What Will Make Fed’s Yellen ‘Reasonably Confident’ in Inflation Rebound?

Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen indicated this week the central bank is considering a shift away from its pledge to be “patient” in deciding when to start raising short-term interest rates. She has said “patient” means the...

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Warren Buffett's diet is yet another example of why you can't be Warren Buffett (BRKA, BRKB)

Warren Buffett is the most famous investor in the world.  His diet is also famous. And terrible. Buffett's investments, in contrast, are not terrible. As a result, Buffett has spawned a sub-section of investors who seek to emulate his...

5.7 hours on businessinsider.com

The Truth From Paul Krugman about Republican 'Fiscal Hawks'

I look really hard to find truth from Paul Krugman, and once and awhile I find it: Gail Collins has a characteristically hilarious piece about Chris Christie, who went around bellowing about his fiscal responsibleness, then, as soon as the...

5.8 hours on economicpolicyjournal.com

Yellen's Questions and Answers Sessions

As we have already reported, Janet Yellen testified two days ago to the Senate Banking Committee. Yesterday the Fed's chair submitted identical remarks to the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives. ...

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Audit? 100 Reasons Yellen Should Freak Out

Michael Snyder, Zero HedgeJanet Yellen is very alarmed that some members of Congress want to conduct a comprehensive audit of the Federal Reserve for the first time since it was created. If the Fed is doing everything correctly, why should Yellen be...

8.9 hours on realclearmarkets.com

Baupost Details Risk Management, Hedging In Q4 Letter

As hedge fund manager Seth Klarman, leader of the $28 billion Baupost Group, reviews 2014 performance and considers investors gained near 7 percent on the year, he considers a hockey analogy. He says the fund’s team is playing...

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Elizabeth Warren To The GOP: 'Put Up Or Shut Up' About Aid For Middle Class

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), who has made it her mission to highlight and ameliorate the challenges middle-class Americans face, recently seized on the new Republican rhetoric being used to acknowledge wage stagnation and inequality. Her comments...

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Penn Virginia Takes George Soros’ Advice, Surges

Cyclacel Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:CYCC), Penn Virginia Corporation (NYSE:PVA) and Salesforce.com Inc. (NYSE:CRM) reached midday well in the green this Thursday. LKQ Corporation (NASDAQ:LKQ), WPX Energy Inc. (NYSE:WPX) and Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen...

9.9 hours on valuewalk.com

Warren Buffett 1965 Letter

Warren Buffett 1965 Letter which was first posted by Stephen Foley of the Financial Times, can be found below. The post Warren Buffett 1965 Letter appeared first on ValueWalk. Like this article? Sign up for our free newsletter to get articles delivered...

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In 1965, Warren Buffett was worried that he was getting too big to beat the market (DIA, BRKB, BRKA)

Warren Buffett is expected to release the 50th edition of his letter to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders this weekend. In 1965, Buffett sent a letter to what was then the Buffett Investment fund which held Berkshire Hathaway as one of a series of...

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Warren Buffett: Competitive Advantage And Annual Letter

Warren Buffett: Competitive Advantage And Annual Letter by Matt Brice, The SOVA Group The stock market is a zero-sum game and any potential investor will ask a fund manager, what’s your competitive advantage?  I have thought a lot about...

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Yellen hints at a US interest rate rise

The dollar and Treasury yields dipped following Janet Yellen's upbeat assessment of the US economy. The post Yellen hints at a US interest rate rise was first published on...

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Cramer: 'Takeover Thursday' Shows M&A Activity Remains Healthy

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- On CNBC's "Mad Dash" segment, TheStreet's Jim Cramer, referred to today as "Takeover Thursday," since a number of deals popped up on Wall Street.  Cramer, the co-manager of...

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Jim Cramer: Forget Boulder Brands, Invest in WhiteWave, Hain Celestial

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Boulder Brands  is not popular with investors Thursay after missing revenue expectations, meeting earnings per share estimates and providing lower-than-expected guidance for full-year 2015. Shares are currently off...

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Cramer: Nasdaq ready to hit 5K

CNBC's Jim Cramer said Thursday that the road is paved for the Nasdaq to hit...

11.9 hours on cnbc.com

Charles Koch Working on Business Book

Billionaire businessman Charles Koch is working on a book in which he offers advice on management and entrepreneurship. Crown Business announced Thursday that Koch's "Good Profit: How Creating Value for Others Built One of the World's...

11.9 hours on economicpolicyjournal.com

Nothing stops Frank Underwood ... or Netflix

Netflix is one of the hottest stocks of the year. Can the momentum continue now that "House of Cards" is about to...

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Sallie Krawcheck reveals what people always get wrong about her

Sallie Krawcheck, Chair of Ellevate Network, recalls a common misconception her and a lot of women face in their career. Produced by Alana Kakoyiannis and Joe Avella Follow BI Video: On FacebookJoin the conversation about this...

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Warren Buffett's 1965 Letter

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Meredith Whitney In “He Said, She Said” Drama With BlueCrest, Platt

When hedge fund manager Meredith Whitney received a redemption request from BlueCrest Capital Opportunities Limited fund, its “seed” investor, she was surprised. While BlueCrest assets in the fund were critical to its operation, it was more...

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Bad Timing for Boehner

First Read: “With the Senate easily advancing a ‘clean’ bill to fund the Department of Homeland Security, the ball is now in House Speaker Boehner’s court. And the timing couldn’t be more problematic for...

13.1 hours on politicalwire.com

Jim Cramer on the Housing Market: The Boom Under the Radar

NEW YORK (Real Money) -- It wasn't making any sense, no sense at all -- until the most brilliant person in the world of home retailing gave us the answer we were looking for. I am talking about the great conundrum of the most recent era: How could...

13.6 hours on thestreet.com

Caught in the Act: Janet Yellen Falsely Denying that the Fed is Paying Banks above Market Interest Rates

Justine Underhill, who is now an associate producer for Yahoo Finance's morning update show (the one Lauren Lyster used to host), caught what is surely one of the more important exchanges during Fed chair Janet Yellen's testimony before the...

14 hours on economicpolicyjournal.com

Judge Denies Madoff Customer Status to FL Feeder Fund Group

A U.S. bankruptcy judge has decided that the general partners of two Florida feeder funds that funneled capital to Bernard L. Madoff Investment Securities are ineligible to receive recoveries from SIPC. read more ...

14.3 hours on finalternatives.com

Meredith Whitney, BlueCrest Capital Dispute Heats Up 

Meredith Whitney submitted a court filing arguing that the lawsuit filed by BlueCrest Capital is a “blatant attempt” to dissolve her firm. The lawyers representing Whitney stated in a court filing that BlueCrest “seeks to upend the...

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Fed's Bullard sees spring price rebound, summer rate hike: CNBC

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve should make a change to its policy statement next month that would allow it to monitor inflation readings through the spring and then hike interest rates some time in the summer, a top Fed official said on...

15.1 hours on businessinsider.com

Bullard: Fed should lose patience

St. Louis Fed President James Bullard says the word "patient" should come out of the next Fed policy...

15.9 hours on cnbc.com

Warren Buffett drinks Coke for breakfast

World-famous investor Warren Buffett drinks Coke for breakfast. His morning meal might also include Utz potato sticks or a bowl of chocolate chip ice cream.  The CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, which owns $16 billion (£10.3 billion) in...

16.8 hours on businessinsider.com

Jim Cramer's Top Stock Picks: NFLX AMZN CRM LOW LQ AWAY

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 Wednesday's Mad...

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Fed's Yellen Fends Off Charges of Partisan Tilt

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Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen came under fire from Republican lawmakers who charged she had politicized the central bank, allegations she rejected in her most acrimonious congressional hearing in a year as Fed...

Cleveland Fed’s Mester: Fed’s Focus is the Economy, Not Politics

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The Federal Reserve and Chairwoman Janet Yellen make policy decisions based on economics and not politics, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland President Loretta Mester said Thursday. “I don’t think the Fed has become political…...

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Standard Chartered just replaced its CEO with JPM Jamie Dimon's reject

Standard Chartered just replaced its CEO Peter Sands with a former JPMorgan executive who was sacked by Jamie Dimon. As part of a massive shake-up to the embattled Standard Chartered's structure, the emerging markets bank announced in a regulatory...

18.4 hours on businessinsider.com

Salesforce.com, inc. (CRM) Closing In On $10 Billion In Revenues: Jim Cramer

Salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM) put to pause concerns about its ability to sustain and grow its business amidst stiff competition by posting stellar fourth-quarter earnings. CNBC’s, Jim Cramer, remains bullish on the stock reiterating that the...

18.6 hours on insidermonkey.com

A portrait of the takeover artist as a young man: Warren Buffett’s 1965 letter

No doubt readers have set aside a few hours this coming Saturday to digest Warren Buffett’s annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders, which this year weighs in at a record 20,000 words. It is the Golden Anniversary edition, with musings...

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How to Think Like Buffett and Build Your Fortune

Filed under: Value Investing, Mutual Funds, Stocks, Warren Buffett, Financial Education Leon Halip/Getty Images Everyone wants to invest just like the legendary Warren Buffett. Unfortunately, few understand the secret to his incredible success. A recent...

22 hours on dailyfinance.com

Cramer Remix: Leading many higher

It’s the leader of the pack, and “Mad Money” host Jim Cramer thinks you can still hop...

27.5 hours on cnbc.com

30 years ago, Warren Buffett gave away the secret to investing and correctly predicted no one would listen (DIA, SPX, SPY, QQQ, TLT, IWM, BRKA, BRKB)

In May 1984, Warren Buffett laid out everything you need to know about his investing philosophy. In a speech at Columbia Business School, later adapted into an essay, Buffett introduced what he called, "The Superinvestors of...

27.8 hours on businessinsider.com

Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Kicking Out Value for Old-Fashioned Growth Stocks

Search Jim Cramer's "Mad Money" trading recommendations using our exclusive "Mad Money" Stock Screener. NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The markets have declared a new winner in the tug-of-war between growth and value...

28.1 hours on thestreet.com

It’s Very Gross And Very Dangerous When Dogs Eat Diapers

Ginger the dog died after eating part of a baby’s diaper.The very thing that makes disposable diapers so useful–their super-absorbency–can make them deadly to pets. While nobody goes around giving diapers to their dog as a...

28.5 hours on consumerist.com

Cramer: Watch for this stock rotation

Jim Cramer sees a rotation happening right now. Don't let these stocks ruin your...

28.7 hours on cnbc.com

Janet Yellen's Dovish Testimony Provides Another Stock Boost

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- The stock indexes closed moved higher on Wednesday, although they closed off of the day's high. Once again, the testimony of Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen provided the support that the markets are...

29.3 hours on thestreet.com

Judge Lifts Payout Ban in Whitney Fund Battle

New York State Supreme Court Judge Jeffrey Oing has lifted a temporarily ban put in place earlier this week that prevented Meredith Whitney’s American Revival Fund from making investor payouts while litigation between the fund and its largest...

29.4 hours on finalternatives.com

Stocks End Little Changed After Yellen, Housing Data

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29.7 hours on morningstar.com

George Soros and Dan Loeb Reduced Stake in YPF S.A.

By ovenerio. Read more » »Check out George Soros Stock Picks » Download GuruFolio Report of George Soros (Updated on 02/24/2015), Check out Kyle Bass Stock Picks » Download GuruFolio Report of...

29.9 hours on gurufocus.com

Buffett’s CBI Surges, Icahn’s CHK Tumbles

Chicago Bridge & Iron Company (NYSE:CBI), Magnachip Semiconductor Corp. (NYSE:MX) and INC Research Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:INCR) made big gains this Wednesday. LendingClub Corp. (NYSE:LC), Chesapea... ...

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John Boehner, waiting for the punch

John Boehner looked as if he were a spectator at his own hanging — and in a sense he is. He can defy conservatives by abandoning their fight to undo President Obama’s immigration actions and perhaps lose his speakership in the process. Or he...

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Jim Cramer Says Home Depot, Lowe's Are Part of Booming Home Improvement Sector

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- TheStreet's Jim Cramer explains why the home improvement category is booming right now. Cramer says there is a home remodeling effort going on in the U.S. right now that is just shocking to him, which is...

30.1 hours on thestreet.com

Starz CEO Albrecht Hints at Possible Merger With Lions Gate

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Starz  CEO Chris Albrecht spoke of controlling shareholder and media mogul John Malone's growing appreciation for content on Wednesday while hinting on a conference call with investors that a merger...

30.6 hours on thestreet.com

Frank Fabozzi honored by CFA Institute Research Foundation award

Frank J. Fabozzi received the CFA Institute Research Foundation’s James R. Vertin Award, recognizing individuals whose research is “notable for its relevance and enduring value to investment...

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Bill Gross a victim of the plunge in oil prices

Manager's $1.46 billion fund at Janus hit by investments in debt issued by U.S., Russian and Brazilian energy...

31.3 hours on investmentnews.com

Warren Buffett's Transparency Problem

Lynnley Browning, NewsweekBerkshire Hathaway, the giant conglomerate run for nearly half a century by lionized investor Warren Buffett, is drawing scrutiny for being less than crystal clear about how it is so...

31.8 hours on realclearmarkets.com

Why I'm Short Lumber Liquidators - Whitney Tilson

By Canadian Value. Read more » »Check out Whitney Tilson Stock Picks » Download GuruFolio Report of Whitney Tilson (Updated on 02/24/2015)Related Stocks:...

32 hours on gurufocus.com

10 Things I Learn From Richard Branson

  The other day I went out at night and fell asleep on a park bench near the beach in Miami. When I opened my eyes I pretended I had just landed on the world. I knew nothing. Now I had to learn everything. That’s the way I...

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Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Notes From 1965-2013

Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway notes from 1965-2013 An important change at any level of our manufacturing process could require major capital expenditures at tomorrow’s replacement prices. — Warren Buffett, Berkshire...

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Cohen Tops Forbes List Of Highest Paid Hedgies And Traders

Steve CohenIt’s that time of year again when Forbes tells us which of the big boys are bringing home the mega bucks. In total, the 25 highest-earning hedge fund managers and traders in 2014 took home a combined $12.5 billion. But while that figure...

33 hours on finalternatives.com

Meredith Whitney Thinks BlueCrest Could’ve Been Nicer About The Whole $46 Million Redemption Request, Suing Her Ass Business

Regardless, know this Michael Platt: Whatever doesn't kill a Meredith Whitney makes it...

33.7 hours on dealbreaker.com

Apple Trumps the e-Mini; Calling All Bears! (Kass, Pacific Crest, BGC)

Apple (AAPL) shares are down $1.24, or 0.9%, at $130.93, backing off of the all-time high price of $133.60, hit yesterday, and it seems the concerns about its huge predominance in the run-up of the Nasdaq this year is bringing the bears out of the...

33.9 hours on blogs.barrons.com

House Republicans Press Janet Yellen on Stimulus Campaign

At a hearing, the Federal Reserve chairwoman defended the Fed’s actions and warned against proposals to constrain its...

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Stocks Are Flat After Yellen Rehashes Same Rate Hike Talk

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Stocks traded narrowly mixed with the S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average skirting the flatline after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen reiterated flexibility and data-dependence as key factors in determining when to...

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Jim Cramer Explains Why Lowe's (LOW) Is a Buy After Fourth-Quarter Earnings

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- TheStreet's Jim Cramer, Action Alerts PLUS Portfolio Manager, and Research Director Jack Mohr discuss why they feel Lowe's  is a buy following the company's fourth-quarter earnings...

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With All Eyes on Yellen, Dow Jones Industrial Average, Nasdaq Edge Higher

The major market indexes are flirting with breakeven at midday, with Wall Street once again honed in on Capitol Hill, where Fed Chair Janet Yellen is concluding her two-day stint. After w... (Read More) ...

35.2 hours on ewallstreeter.com

Fed's Yellen says she opposes interest rate rule

Fed chief tells Congress a rule wouldn't account for the many factors affecting the...

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Cramer: R.R. Donnelley Going Higher, 'Be Careful' With PTC Therapeutics

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Investors looking for yield should consider R.R. Donnelley & Sons , said TheStreet's Jim Cramer, co-manager of the Action Alerts PLUS portfolio.  During CNBC's...

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Yellen: Fed to Issue Bank Commodity Rules This Year

Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen said Wednesday that the Fed plans to propose new rules this year relating to banks’ activities in physical- commodity markets, such as aluminum and oil. The Fed has been engaged in “a careful...

35.7 hours on blogs.wsj.com

Energy Stocks Look False Trend Attractive as Bulls Ignore Janet Yellen

Bulls ignore warning signs, markets ripe with false trends, opportunity in emerging markets. ...

35.8 hours on ewallstreeter.com

Boehner Says He’s Waiting for Senate to Act on Funding

House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) told the Washington Post that he is “waiting for the Senate to act” to fund the Department of Homeland Security, declining to say whether he will embrace a plan put forth Tuesday by Senate Majority...

35.9 hours on politicalwire.com

Read This Before Looking At Warren Buffett's Letter For The Ages

Warren Buffett promised a hefty annual letter this year -- some 20,000 words -- as he celebrates his 50th anniversary running Berkshire Hathaway Inc. and charts its next half century. The report, which is usually closer to 14,000 words, has long...

35.9 hours on fa-mag.com

Florida fisher off the hook with Supreme Court

Justices: law intended to prevent fraud committed by companies like Enron, WorldCom does not apply to Florida...

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Jamie Dimon Readies J.P. Morgan Investors for Much Larger Dividends Ahead

Many investors will cheer the dividend and shareholder treatment comments from J.P. Morgan's investors day presentation by Jamie...

36.2 hours on 247wallst.com

Stocks tread water as Yellen talks to House

Stocks are sluggish Wednesday as the Nasdaq composite eyes an 11th-straight day of gains while the Fed's Janet Yellen testifies for a second day on Capitol...

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Live Blog: Yellen's testimony before House

US Fed Chair Janet Yellen continued her semiannual testimony on monetary policy and the economy before the House Committee on Financial...

36.6 hours on cnbc.com

LIVE: Janet Yellen testifies to the House of Representatives

Fed Chair Janet Yellen is on day two of updating Congress on monetary policy.  After testifying to the Senate Banking Committee Tuesday, Yellen is in front of the House Financial Services Committee today.  In Tuesday's prepared...

36.8 hours on businessinsider.com

Wall St. Is Lower Ahead of Janet Yellen’s Remarks

Ms. Yellen was to speak before the House, a day after telling a Senate committee that the Fed would be patient in raising interest...

37 hours on nytimes.com

Lawmakers won't sway Yellen: Senator

Senate Banking Committee member Heidi Heitkamp tells CNBC arguing interest rates with Fed Chair Janet Yellen is...

38.1 hours on cnbc.com

Stock Futures Retreat From Highs on Day Two of Yellen Talks

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Stock futures backed away from record highs set a day earlier as Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen prepared for day two of remarks to Congress and key retailers including Target and Lowe's reported earnings. ...

38.6 hours on thestreet.com

Wonkblog: How Boehner backed himself into a corner on immigration

Way back in 2013, when the Senate reached a compromise and passed a big bipartisan bill on immigration, Speaker Boehner refused to bring it up for a vote, saying it wouldn't have the support of a majority of Republicans in the...

38.8 hours on washingtonpost.com

How Boehner backed himself into a corner on immigration

Way back in 2013, when the Senate reached a compromise and passed a big bipartisan bill on immigration, Speaker Boehner refused to bring it up for a vote, saying it wouldn't have the support of a majority of Republicans in the...

38.8 hours on washingtonpost.com

Stock futures flat after Dow, S&P records; Yellen testimony continues

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stock indexes were little changed on Wednesday, after the Dow and S&P 500 climbed to their latest records, before a second day of testimony from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen and data on the housing market. ...

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Yellen Puts Fed on Path to Lift Rates

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Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen, sounding upbeat about the economy, started laying the groundwork for interest-rate increases later this...

Video: Janet Yellen’s Report to Congress, Day 2

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Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen heads to Capitol Hill on Wednesday for a second day of testimony, prepared to repeat her message that the Fed could start raising interest rates later this year if the economy continues to strengthen. Ms. Yellen...

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Futures flat after Dow, S&P records; Yellen testimony continues

By Chuck MikolajczakNEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stock indexes were little changed on Wednesday, after the Dow and S&P 500 climbed to their latest records, before a second day of testimony from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen and data on the housing...

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Yellen Defies Congress, Defends Greenspanian General Counsel Scott Alvarez After Elizabeth Warren Grilling

Elizabeth Warren subjected Fed chairman Janet Yellen to one of her fiercest interrogations ever in Congressional hearings...

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View Yourself Objectively – Ray Dalio

The post View Yourself Objectively – Ray Dalio appeared first on...

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Jim Cramer's Top Stock Picks: SHAK DPZ FRGI MA UA

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 Tuesday's Mad...

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Buffett sets sights on German companies

BERLIN (Reuters) - Renowned U.S. investor Warren Buffett is readying for an acquisition spree in Europe's biggest economy after setting the ball rolling last week with the purchase of a niche German retailer by his Berkshire Hathaway holding...

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Judge in Batista’s Insider Trading Case Acknowledges Driving Seized Porsche

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Lawyers for Eike Batista, once one of Brazil’s wealthiest men on trial for insider trading, have been trying to have the judge removed from the...

Brazilian Judge In Eike Batista Case Caught Driving Seized Porsche

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When caught behind the wheel, a judge in Brazil claims he was “reparking” Eike Batista’s Porsche There’s a bizarre twist in the insider-trading trial of Brazilian ex-billionaire Eike Batista as the judge in charge...

Brazil Judge in 'Negative Billionaire' Case Seen Driving Tycoon's Seized Porsche...

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Brazil Judge in 'Negative Billionaire' Case Seen Driving Tycoon's Seized Porsche...(Third column, 24th story, link) ...

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Fed's Yellen flags rate hikes on 'meeting-by-meeting' basis

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve is preparing to consider interest rate hikes "on a meeting-by-meeting basis," Fed Chair Janet Yellen told a congressional committee on Tuesday, a subtle shift of emphasis that helps lay the groundwork...

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General Motors Company (GM); Thermo Fisher Scientific (TMO): Billionaires Are Piling Into These 5 Capital Goods Stocks

As hedge fund managers become billionaires and their funds grow to encompass billions of dollars in capital, they are forced to invest differently to utilize all of it, sinking more money into lower margin large-cap stocks, rather than having larger...

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UBS: Janet Yellen's testimony was both dovish and hawkish

On Tuesday, Janet Yellen spoke to lawmakers on Capitol Hill.  In a note to clients following the report, UBS' economics team said it thought the testimony had a little bit of something for everybody. UBS said that Yellen's phrasing on...

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Distressed Investor Wilbur Ross Buys 2 New Stocks in Fourth Quarter

By Holly LaFon. Read more » »Check out Wilbur Ross Stock Picks » Download GuruFolio Report of Wilbur Ross (Updated on 02/23/2015)Related Stocks: NVGS, XENE, IPHI,...

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Janet Yellen Encourages More Levered Risk Taking in Markets

Janet Yellen Risk Taking Tuesday   Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen testified before the Senate banking committee on Tuesday, and again the end result from the market`s point of view was to borrow even more money, and buy risk assets in the...

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Fed’s Yellen Opposes Currency Sanctions in Trade Deals

Inserting sanctions for currency manipulation into trade agreements could harm the appropriate conduct of monetary policy, Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen said Tuesday. Ms. Yellen was asked about the idea during testimony before the Senate...

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Wednesday: New Home Sales, Yellen

The following paragraph from Fed Chair Janet Yellen's testimony today seems to suggest "patient" will be dropped from the FOMC statement at the March 17-18 meeting. Sentence by sentence:The FOMC's assessment that it can be patient in...

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Bird Doo; Yellen Goes to Congress

This is only the second best Fed Hawk photo I’ve ever seen. The best one by far is the un-photoshopped Loretta Mester in all her natural hawkish glory. Note the piercing eyes, the aerodynamic features and the focused intensity. Also I must say,...

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Larry Summers Tells It Like It Is

From the unedited transcript, "Future of Work in the Machine Age" policy forum:Third, when I was an undergraduate at MIT in the 1960s there as a whole round of concern about this -- will automation displace all the employment? And what...

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Dollar edges down after losing traction from Yellen

The dollar edged down against the yen and euro early after Fed's Yellen held back from clarifying when the Fed may begin raising interest...

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Asian shares rise after Yellen stresses policy flexibility

By Lisa TwaroniteTOKYO (Reuters) - Asian stocks rose on Wednesday thanks to gains on Wall Street after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen suggested the Fed would not rush into raising interest rates, a reassuring signal for investors worried about a...

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Yellen Gives Bulls Something To Chew On

The big news this day was Yellen’s testimony before congress where she stated the Fed could raise interest rates at any time or Fed Meeting. She also stated the economy is moving along slowly meaning no rate increases are imminent. Some observers...

2 days on ewallstreeter.com

Warren Buffett’s Transparency Problem

Warren Buffett’s Transparency Problem Berkshire Hathaway, the giant conglomerate run for nearly half a century by lionized investor Warren Buffett, is drawing scrutiny for being less than crystal clear about how it is so profitable. The...

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Yellen Hearing Raises Question ‘Who Is Scott Alvarez?’

The most contentious exchange during Janet Yellen‘s appearance on Capitol Hill on Tuesday was about public remarks made by a powerful Federal Reserve staffer unknown to most of the public. Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D., Mass.), grilled the Fed...

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Cramer Remix: One thing to watch today

Jim Cramer did an impression of Janet Yellen, and it was amazing. The remix party was filled with Fiesta food, pizza, and crazy...

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Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Everything's Going Right in This Market

Search Jim Cramer's "Mad Money" trading recommendations using our exclusive "Mad Money" Stock Screener. NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- In a bull market, things tend to go right, Jim Cramer told his Mad Money viewers...

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Yellen Not Seeking to Alter Dodd-Frank

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Stocks Rise; Yellen Testimony, Greece in Focus

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S&P 500 Notches Intraday Record as Yellen Pushes for Patience

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Jim Cramer on Valeant: This Is an Amazing Pharmaceutical Firm

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Cramer: Don't Be So Quick to Sell American Airlines on Downgrade

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Janet Yellen Opposes Changes to Fed Structure

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Janet Yellen Testimony Verdict: Very Patient on Rate Hike Timing and Degree

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Yellen’s Testimony

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Read: Yellen's prepared testimony

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Fed in No Hurry to Raise Rates, Janet Yellen Says

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Fed in No Hurry to Raise Rates, Yellen Says

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Live Blog: Yellen's testimony before Congress

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Yellen, Semiannual Monetary Policy Report to the Congress

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Testimony before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, U.S. Senate, Washington,...

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Yellen: Semiannual Monetary Policy Report to the Congress

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Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen testimony "Semiannual Monetary Policy Report to the Congress" Before the Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee, Washington, D.C. (starts at 10 AM ET): The FOMC's assessment that it can be...

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Yellen: No rate hike for next couple FOMC meetings

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Janet Yellen's Senate banking testimony

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Stocks flat as Yellen remarks awaited, Greece gets EU nod

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Janet Yellen Is Testifying This Week. Here Are Four Questions Congress Should Ask Her.

On Tuesday and Wednesday this week, Janet Yellen, the chair of the Federal Reserve, will testify before Congress, one of two times she’ll do so this year. Often times, legislators use these hearings to grandstand and collect a good video clip,...

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Stocks Flat Ahead of Fed Chair Yellen's Congressional Address

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Here comes Fed Chair Janet Yellen ...

Fed Chair Janet Yellen is scheduled to give her biannual update on monetary policy to the Senate Banking Committee at 10:00 a.m. ET on Tuesday. She heads to the House Financial Services Committee on Wednesday. Wall Street doesn't expect to hear...

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Elizabeth Warren Pushes Republicans To Focus On America's Working Class

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Mack Weldon snags $4 mln Series A

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Stock Futures Flat as Wall Street Waits for Fed Chair Yellen

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Stock futures flat with Yellen on tap

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Yellen faces grilling on rate policy

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Mack Weldon Stitches Together $4 Million In Series A

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Grand Central: Yellen’s Testimony Might be More Meaningful Than a Year Ago

The Wall Street Journal’s Daily Report on Global Central Banks for Tuesday, February 24, 2015: Sign up for the newsletter: http://on.wsj.com/grandcentralsignup Highlights Hilsenrath’s Take: Yellen’s Testimony Might be More...

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This could shock US housing market: Bove

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European Stocks Mixed Ahead of Final Greek Debt Deal, Yellen Testimony

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Janet Yellen: Fed Still 'Patient' on Raising Rates

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Jim Cramer's Top Stock Picks: AAPL DOW VRX XEC FTK

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European Markets Await Yellen Testimony

European markets largely adopted a holding pattern ahead of U.S. Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen’s testimony before the Senate Banking Committee, and amid lingering concerns over the future of Greece in...

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Will Yellen set the dollar free?

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Yellen faces Senate grilling on Fed rate policy, transparency

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How “patient” is Ms Yellen?

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