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Netflix Reports Earnings After Today's Close, Should You Stay Or Should You Go? - Forbes

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 13:39

Forbes

Netflix Reports Earnings After Today's Close, Should You Stay Or Should You Go?
Forbes
Netflix is set to report earnings after the close of regular market trading this afternoon. The Street consensus for the December quarter is earnings of $0.13 per share on revenues of $2.47 billion. For the current quarter ending in March, the sellside ...
Earnings expectations for Netflix and Skyworks march higherCNBC
Netflix blows out the fourth quarter after setting itself up for a huge end of the yearTechCrunch
3 Reasons Why Netflix Might Impress You This AfternoonMotley Fool
Business Insider -USA TODAY -TheWrap -Reuters
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FED: Wages are going up modestly across most of America - Business Insider

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 13:05

Business Insider

FED: Wages are going up modestly across most of America
Business Insider
The Federal Reserve says workers across much of the United Sates are seeing modest wage gains, according to its Beige Book released on Wednesday. The Beige Book is a compilation of anecdotes on the economies in the Fed's 12 districts. This document ...
Fed Says U.S. Growth Continues Modestly as Job Market TightensBloomberg
Jump in manufacturing, tight labor markets show US economic health: FedCNBC
Fed's Beige Book: Prices pressures 'intensified' at end of last yearMarketWatch
Wall Street Journal -TheStreet.com -Nasdaq -The Sun Herald
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Consumer bureau sues nation's biggest student loan company - The Hill

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 12:53

The Hill

Consumer bureau sues nation's biggest student loan company
The Hill
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) is suing the nation's largest student loan company, charging it used “shortcuts and deception” to make borrowers pay more. The regulator said Wednesday that Navient, formerly part of Sallie Mae, ...
Feds sue nation's largest student loan servicer, accusing it of cheating borrowersLos Angeles Times
CFPB says student loan giant Navient cheated borrowersUSA TODAY
Opinion: Will a Trump presidency lead to more predatory lending?MarketWatch
Bloomberg -Washington Post -CNBC -Consumerist
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Credit Suisse Resolves U.S. Mortgage Probe for $5.3 Billion - Bloomberg

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 12:17

Bloomberg

Credit Suisse Resolves U.S. Mortgage Probe for $5.3 Billion
Bloomberg
Credit Suisse Group AG and the Justice Department finalized a $5.3 billion agreement to settle a U.S. investigation into the bank's sales of toxic mortgage debt before the financial crisis. Credit Suisse will pay a $2.5 billion civil penalty and $2.8 ...
Credit Suisse finalizes $5.3 billion mortgage deal with USReuters
Credit Suisse Finalizes $5.3 Billion Deal With US Over Pre-Crisis Mortgage SecuritiesWall Street Journal
Credit Suisse fine with US Department of Justice for mis-selling mortgage-backed securities is finalised for $5.3bnCity A.M.
One America News Network (press release) -ForexTV.com
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Trump + Twitter = Winning Formula for TDAMeritrade, CEO Says - TheStreet.com

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 12:16

TheStreet.com

Trump + Twitter = Winning Formula for TDAMeritrade, CEO Says
TheStreet.com
TD Ameritrade reported a strong first fiscal 2017 quarter, as its CEO Tim Hockey says that the volatility created by Donald Trump's election was a positive for the company. Valerie Young. Follow. Jan 18, 2017 1:14 PM EST. Get TheStreet Quant Ratings' ...
TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (AMTD) Moves Higher on Volume Spike for January 18Equities.com
TD Ameritrade will report its fiscal 1Q earnings WednesdayNew Jersey Herald
TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (AMTD) Announces Earnings ResultsBBNS
The Independent Republic -TWN -Review Fortune -Sports Perspectives
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Target cuts profit, sales outlook after bumpy holiday season - U.S. News & World Report

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 12:01

U.S. News & World Report

Target cuts profit, sales outlook after bumpy holiday season
U.S. News & World Report
FILE - In this Friday, Nov. 25, 2016, file photo, Paul Poirier shops at a Target store, in Wilmington, Mass. Target is lowering its fourth-quarter profit and sales outlook Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017, after the discounter said that sluggish holiday sales ...
Target cuts earnings forecast due to weak holiday salesReuters
Target issues profit warning on weak holiday salesMarketWatch
Shoppers still aren't going to Target, despite its big marketing pushCNBC
Fortune -Bloomberg -SFGate -Business Insider
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US consumer agency sues Navient for 'failing' student loan borrowers - Reuters

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 11:52

US consumer agency sues Navient for 'failing' student loan borrowers
Reuters
WASHINGTON U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has sued student loan servicer Navient Corp (NAVI.O) for what it alleged was "systematically and illegally failing borrowers at every stage of repayment," the agency said on Wednesday. The CFBP ...

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Hyatt Acquires Miraval to Bring Wellness to Business Travel - Fortune

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 11:08

Fortune

Hyatt Acquires Miraval to Bring Wellness to Business Travel
Fortune
In a sign that the wellness trend that's taken the world by (a calm, mindful) storm shows no signs of slowing, Chicago-based Hyatt Hotels Corporation has acquired the Miraval Group, a leader in the category of wellness hospitality, in a deal announced ...
Hyatt Accelerates Growth Strategy into Adjacent Spaces with Acquisition of Wellness Leader Miraval GroupHospitality Net
Hyatt Acquires Wellness Resort and Spa Company Miraval GroupSkift
Hyatt Hotels Acquires Miraval Group Resort Operator for $215 MillionWall Street Journal
Chicago Business Journal -Seeking Alpha -Travel Weekly -Reuters
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Egypt to end capital controls, reform oil sector under IMF deal - Reuters

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 10:50

Taiwan News

Egypt to end capital controls, reform oil sector under IMF deal
Reuters
CAIRO Jan 18 Egypt will scrap its remaining caps on transfers and deposits of foreign currency by the end of June and overhaul its oil sector as part of ambitious efforts to reform the economy under an IMF agreement, the details of which were released ...
Egypt Making Progress With Economic Reform Plan, IMF SaysNew York Times
IMF says Egypt is progressing well with economic reform planFox News
IMF to release staff report on Egypt's $12 bln loan agreementAhram Online
EIN News (press release)
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Consumer Inflation Now Firmly Hitting Janet Yellen's Rate Hike Threshold - 24/7 Wall St.

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 09:50

24/7 Wall St.

Consumer Inflation Now Firmly Hitting Janet Yellen's Rate Hike Threshold
24/7 Wall St.
Just last week, producer prices indicated a stalling out at the wholesale level. Fortunately, or unfortunately, what happens in prices at the consumer level often lags the wholesale level. Now, the Consumer Price Index (CPI) is showing that inflation ...

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Why NBC News isn't 'fake news' for reporting Trump's bloated job claims - MarketWatch

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 09:28

NBCNews.com

Why NBC News isn't 'fake news' for reporting Trump's bloated job claims
MarketWatch
President-elect Donald Trump says NBC News was “totally biased” and producing “more fake news” for a report it published Tuesday that pointed out that many companies are preemptively, or in many cases retroactively, announcing job-creation plans to ...
Trump gets facts wrong in attacks against NBC's "Today" showCNNMoney
Donald Trump Says The 'Today' Show Is Doing Badly. It's Actually Surging.Huffington Post
NBC/WSJ poll: 7 in 10 Americans don't approve of Trump's Twitter useThe Hill (blog)
Politico -Salon -Mediaite -New York Daily News
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American latest to add 'Basic Economy,' carry-on restrictions - USA TODAY

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 09:23

USA TODAY

American latest to add 'Basic Economy,' carry-on restrictions
USA TODAY
American has formally introduced its long-expected Basic Economy fare class, saying the fare type will first go up for sale on Feb. 10 in “select markets.” With that, all three of the USA's biggest airlines have now introduced their own versions of a ...
Travelers will sacrifice carry-ons to get American Airlines' new cheaper faresDallas News
American Mimics United With Low Fare Barring Overhead-Bin AccessBloomberg
American Airlines Unveils a Cheaper Ticket with a Big Catch: Here's What You Need to KnowPEOPLE.com
Wall Street Journal -CBS Local -Nasdaq -TravelPulse
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Pearson plunges as digital switch forces new profit warning - CNBC

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 08:41

CNBC

Pearson plunges as digital switch forces new profit warning
CNBC
Education group Pearson lost almost a third of its market value on Wednesday after it ditched its profit and dividend forecasts in a battle to respond to a shift to digital that has already hit the music and newspaper industries. The world's biggest ...
Pearson's Textbook MistakeBloomberg
Pearson shares dive 26% on profit warningMarketWatch
Pearson to Bertelsmann: Buy Out Penguin Random House or ElseTheStreet.com
Forbes -Reuters -Wall Street Journal -BBC News
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Trump accuses NBC News of spreading fake news - Politico

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 08:05

Politico

Trump accuses NBC News of spreading fake news
Politico
President-elect Donald Trump said Wednesday that NBC News is not giving him the credit he deserves for job-creation announcements from major U.S. and foreign companies. “Totally biased @NBCNews went out of its way to say that the big announcement ...
Trump gets facts wrong in attacks against NBC's "Today" showCNNMoney
Donald Trump Says The 'Today' Show Is Doing Badly. It's Actually Surging.Huffington Post
Donald Trump credits himself for Ford, GM job announcementsNew York Daily News
Salon -Wall Street Journal -Mashable -Reason (blog)
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US accuses JPMorgan of mortgage discrimination in lawsuit - USA TODAY

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 07:52

USA TODAY

US accuses JPMorgan of mortgage discrimination in lawsuit
USA TODAY
The U.S. government filed a lawsuit Wednesday accusing JPMorgan Chase of discriminating against "thousands" of black, Hispanic mortgage borrowers from 2006 through 2009. The bank charged minority borrowers higher mortgage interest rates and fees ...
US sues JPMorgan for alleged mortgage discriminationCNBC
JP Morgan to Settle Mortgage Discrimination Suit for $55 MillionWall Street Journal
Justice Department sues JPMorgan Chase for mortgage discriminationWashington Post
Nasdaq -The Cerbat Gem -Bloomberg -The Newburgh Press
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All aboard the China-to-London freight train - BBC News

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 07:49

The Indian Express

All aboard the China-to-London freight train
BBC News
It's not on a boat, it's not on a plane, it's on a train. The newest way to send your freight from China to Europe involves spending 15 days on a train that doesn't have a buffet car in sight. On 3 January in Yiwu in eastern China, a bright orange ...
First freight train from China to Britain arrives in LondonReuters
New Silk Road? 1st China-London freight train arrivesU.S. News & World Report
China's first direct freight train to UK arrives in LondonITV News
Railway Gazette International -Evening Standard -Belfast Telegraph -CRIENGLISH.com
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Target's Shares Pummeled on Poor Holiday Results - Fortune

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 07:39

Fortune

Target's Shares Pummeled on Poor Holiday Results
Fortune
The discount retailer on Wednesday lowered its profit forecast for the year after reporting comparable sales fell 1.3% in November and December, as big gains in its online business were dwarfed by stiff price competition and growing difficulty in ...
Target Cuts Forecast as Holiday Pain Spreads to DiscountersBloomberg
Target lowers 4Q profit and sales outlookU.S. News & World Report
Target slumps after disappointing holiday seasonUSA TODAY
MarketWatch -CBS Local -TheStreet.com -Business Insider
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Theresa May's vision of 'global Britain' is easier said than done - Hindustan Times

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 06:34

Hindustan Times

Theresa May's vision of 'global Britain' is easier said than done
Hindustan Times
A file photo of Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May. May evidently considers controlling immigration with the EU a more worthy objective (and the real message of the Brexit vote) than remaining in the market. (Reuters). A major criticism of Theresa ...

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Futures flat ahead of Goldman results, Yellen speech - Reuters

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 06:27

Reuters

Futures flat ahead of Goldman results, Yellen speech
Reuters
A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) shortly after the opening bell in New York, U.S., January 13, 2017. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson. By Yashaswini Swamynathan. U.S. stock index futures were little changed on Wednesday ...
US futures slightly higher amid earnings; data, Yellen comments eyedCNBC
Bruised US stocks look for guidance from Goldman results, Yellen speechMorningstar.com
A Peek Into The Markets: US Stock Futures Edge Higher Ahead Of Economic Data, Yellen SpeechBenzinga
TheStreet.com -Seeking Alpha -Gant Daily -London South East (registration) (blog)
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