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Best- And Worst-Performing Cloud Computing Stocks April 28th To May 2nd And Year-to-Date

Source: Business Balla | May 3 2014, 8:32pm CDT | by Forbes

The five highest performing cloud computing stocks year-to-date in the Cloud Computing Index are F5 Networks (NASDAQ:...
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The Single Most Important Risk To Stock Market Investors

Oct 24 2014 6:54pm CDT | Source: Business Insider

It may sound obvious. But when you invest in stocks, you're at risk of getting wiped out. That really is the single most important risk to investors. Even when you think you're well-diversified, you could see the value of your investments quickly plunge or perhaps slowly bleed 90% of its value over years as the Greek stock market did during the eurozone crisis. Citi's Jonathan Stubbs addresses this in a recent research note about asset alloca ...
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Stonegate Bank earnings up 89%, loans grow

Oct 24 2014 5:04pm CDT | Source: South Florida Business Journal

Stonegate Bank's earnings surged 89 percent in the third quarter as its loans grew by $22 million. The Pompano Beach-based bank (NASDAQ: SGBK) earned $3.6 million, up from $1.9 million in the second quarter. Its net interest income grew by $125,000 to reach $14.1 million, which helped improve its profitability. The bank's expenses were reduced because it had extra costs from a merger and going public in the second quarter. The bank's net int ...
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Growth in commercial, mortgage banking bolster 3Q earnings for Waterstone Financial

Oct 24 2014 5:04pm CDT | Source: Business Journal of Milwaukee

Strong performance in community and mortgage banking bolstered quarterly earnings at Waterstone Financial Inc. for the quarter ended Sept. 30, the company reported Friday. Waterstone (Nasdaq: WSBF) reported a third-quarter net income of $4.8 million, or 14 cents per share, compared with $3.2 million, or 9 cents per share, for the same quarter in 2013. Wauwatosa-based Waterstone, parent company of WaterStone Bank, said its community ...
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Business Highlights

Oct 24 2014 4:46pm CDT | Source: Canadian Business Online

___ Market jolt is reality check for investors NEW YORK (AP) — Sometimes a little fear is healthy for stock investors. A violent lurch lower nine days ago knocked the Standard & Poor’s 500 index down as much as 7.4 per cent from its September peak as fears of a global economic slowdown intensified. Stocks have revived this week, thanks to strong corporate earnings, and on Friday the S&P 500 was marching toward its best ...
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Medivation lines up cancer drug deal — with an escape

Oct 24 2014 3:48pm CDT | Source: San Francisco Business Times

Medivation Inc. broadened its cancer drug portfolio in a low-risk deal with a $5 million upfront payment and an escape hatch. The San Francisco company (NASDAQ: MDVN), which developed the prostate cancer drug Xtandi with Astellas Pharma Inc., said Friday that it licensed exclusive worldwide rights to an immune system-modulating drug from CureTech Ltd. So-called immuno-oncology drugs, including "checkpoint inhibitors" that rev up patients' own immune systems to attack cancer, ...
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Oct 24 2014 3:00pm CDT | Source: Business Insider

Stocks rallied on Friday to cap their best week of 2014, as the S&P 500 gained 4%, the Nasdaq gained 5%, and the Dow gained more than 2% after last week's extremely volatile trading action. This week was also a busy week for tech earnings, with Apple, Amazon, Yahoo, and Microsoft all reporting their quarterly earnings, in addition to a number of Dow members including Caterpillar and 3M. First, the scoreboard: Dow: 16,809 ...
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Regional carriers shuffling facilities, jobs at CLT

Oct 24 2014 2:01pm CDT | Source: Charlotte Business Journal

As American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ:AAL) continues to realign its post-merger operations, some changes are coming to the regional carriers that serve Charlotte Douglas International Airport. A Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification, or WARN notice, filed with the N.C. Department of Commerce indicates more than 600 workers will be affected by a permanent closure of Mesa Airlines' facility at CLT. But a spokesman for that company says not much will actually change at the local ...
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US stocks move higher as more companies report earnings gains; Microsoft, UPS rise

Oct 24 2014 11:02am CDT | Source: Canadian Business Online

NEW YORK, N.Y. – Stocks are rising in midday trading as U.S. companies report more earnings gains. UPS and Microsoft rose after reporting earnings that were higher than analysts were expecting. Procter & Gamble rose after saying it would make its Duracell battery business a stand-alone company. The Dow Jones industrial average rose 84 points, or 0.5 per cent, to 16,762 as of 11:55 a.m. Eastern time Friday. The Dow jumped 216 points th ...
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