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Premiums grew average of 10% before Affordable Care Act - Appleton Post Crescent

Thu, 06/05/2014 - 2:23am

Mediaite

Premiums grew average of 10% before Affordable Care Act
Appleton Post Crescent
A chart showing the average premium cost and tax credit data for people who enrolled in the Washington state healthcare exchange is shown at an event Wednesday, April 23, in Seattle to highlight the success of the Washington state healthcare exchange in ...
Health plans had big premium hikes before ObamacareCNBC.com

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Premiums grew average of 10% before Affordable Care Act - USA TODAY

Thu, 06/05/2014 - 2:05am

Mediaite

Premiums grew average of 10% before Affordable Care Act
USA TODAY
WASHINGTON — Health insurance premiums went up an average of 10% a year in the three years before the Affordable Care Act was enacted, a report released today finds. "The two main lessons are the notion that there was a pre-existing double-digit ...
Health plans had big premium hikes before ObamacareCNBC.com
Reform Update: As insurance deals lure hospitals, Dignity Health isn't bitingModernHealthcare.com
Discrepancies Plague More than 2 Million Affordable Care Act Health Care ...NEWS.GNOM.ES
GardnerEDGE -Daily Astorian
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Sprint, T-Mobile Said Near Agreement on Price, Termination Fee - Bloomberg

Wed, 06/04/2014 - 7:48pm

TODAYonline

Sprint, T-Mobile Said Near Agreement on Price, Termination Fee
Bloomberg
Dan Hesse, CEO of Sprint Corp., during a Bloomberg Television interview in New York, on May 6, 2014. Close. Dan Hesse, CEO of Sprint Corp., during a Bloomberg Television interview in New York, on May 6, 2014. Close. Open. Photographer: Scott Eells/ ...
UPDATE 2-Sprint close to agreement on terms to buy T-Mobile -reportReuters
Sprint close to agreement on terms to buy T-Mobile: reportChicago Tribune
Sprint, T-Mobile near agreement on price, termination fee for acquisitionDallas Morning News
Kansas City Star -Chattanooga Times Free Press -DailyTech
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Japan Futures Rise as S&P 500 at Record While Crude Drops - Businessweek

Wed, 06/04/2014 - 6:55pm

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Japan Futures Rise as S&P 500 at Record While Crude Drops
Businessweek
Japanese and Australian index futures climbed with U.S. stocks, as the Standard & Poor's 500 Index set a fresh record before the European Central Bank meets to review interest rates and ahead of American payrolls data. The yen traded near a one-month ...
European equities flat ahead of ECB meetingIrish Times
International markets roundupSydney Morning Herald
S&P 500 furthers record climb ahead of ECB moveCNBC.com
Channel News Asia -Business Recorder
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S&P 500 Hits 6th Record in 8 Tries - Boston.com

Wed, 06/04/2014 - 6:54pm

Houston Chronicle

S&P 500 Hits 6th Record in 8 Tries
Boston.com
Wall Street flirted with new records but volume continues to be light ahead of key events in the U.S. and Europe. The Dow gained 15 points, the S&P 500 closed at a lifetime high, the Nasdaq rose 17 points. The U.S. services sector powered ahead in May, ...
S&P ends at new record on strong services sector growth dataReuters India
US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-S&P 500 sets record again on strong services sector ...Reuters
International markets roundupSydney Morning Herald
Reuters UK
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America's homes are bigger than ever - CNNMoney

Wed, 06/04/2014 - 6:19pm

America's homes are bigger than ever
CNNMoney
The average size of homes built last year hit 2,600 square feet, an all-time high that surpassed even the housing bubble years, when homes averaged around 2,400 square feet, according to the Census Bureau. But there is a clear difference between the days ...

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PVH Warns of Margin Pressure - Wall Street Journal

Wed, 06/04/2014 - 5:03pm

Dividend.com

PVH Warns of Margin Pressure
Wall Street Journal
PVH, which owns brands including Calvin Klein, Tommy Hilfiger and Van Heusen and licenses brands including Speedo and Geoffrey Beene, pointed to the challenging macroeconomic environment as it lowered its earnings view to $7.30 to $7.40 a share.
Why PVH (PVH) Stock Is Dropping In After-Hours TradingTheStreet.com
PVH falls 6% after adjusted earnings miss targetMarketWatch
PVH post profit but cuts outlook, and shares skidNBCNews.com
NASDAQ -Dividend.com -Stocks.org
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As IPO nears, Alibaba preps employees for $40 bln windfall - Reuters

Wed, 06/04/2014 - 5:01pm

TODAYonline

As IPO nears, Alibaba preps employees for $40 bln windfall
Reuters
HONG KONG, June 5 (Reuters) - As Alibaba prepares for what could be the biggest tech company IPO to date, the Chinese e-commerce giant has been counselling employees on how to deal with the roughly $41 billion they could unlock through a New York ...
Alibaba eyes lucky '8' debut dateTODAYonline
Alibaba reportedly eying "lucky" 8/8 IPO (ABABA)Seeking Alpha
Will Alibaba IPO See Good Fortune of No. 8?Bloomberg
MarketWatch (blog) -Businessweek
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US STOCKS-Wall St gains; S&P 500 sets record intraday high - Reuters

Wed, 06/04/2014 - 4:51pm

The West Australian

US STOCKS-Wall St gains; S&P 500 sets record intraday high
Reuters
... * ISM services report strong, but ADP jobs report weak. * Many investors worry about low volume and volatility. * Dow up 0.1 pct; S&P 500 up 0.2 pct; Nasdaq up 0.4 pct (Updates to mid-afternoon). By Angela Moon. NEW YORK, June 4 (Reuters) - U.S. ...
U.S. stocks close higher; S&P at recordMarketWatch
Market Rises Slightly; Chip Stocks Make Strong GainsNew York Times
MARKET SNAPSHOT: U.S. Stocks Close Higher; S&P At RecordNASDAQ
CNBC.com -Sydney Morning Herald -Reuters India
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Sam's Club to offer credit card with chip to prevent counterfeiters - Los Angeles Times

Wed, 06/04/2014 - 4:36pm

Wall Street Journal

Sam's Club to offer credit card with chip to prevent counterfeiters
Los Angeles Times
Sam's Club says its credit cards embedded with microchips will be available this month. (Danny Johnston / Associated Press). Shan Li contact the reporter · Credit and DebtTarget Brands, Inc.Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. After Target breach, Sam's Club offers more ...
Sam's Club Credit Card Gives Customers Cash Back For PurchasesHeadlines & Global News
EMV security chips coming to Sam's Club credit cardsConsumerAffairs
Sam's Club To Unveil Credit Card With Chip-Enabled SecurityValueWalk
Mother Jones -Washington Post -Investor's Business Daily
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PVH Q1 Turns To Profit In Q1; Cuts FY14 EPS Outlook - Quick Facts - RTT News

Wed, 06/04/2014 - 4:21pm

PVH Q1 Turns To Profit In Q1; Cuts FY14 EPS Outlook - Quick Facts
RTT News
PVH Corp. (PVH: Quote) Wednesday reported first-quarter net income attributable to the company of $35.3 million or $0.42 per share, compared to net loss of $10.3 million or $0.13 per share in the comparable quarter last year. Adjusted net income ...

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I-495 bridge closure means traffic nightmare for 90000 vehicles per day - Philadelphia Business Journal

Wed, 06/04/2014 - 3:14pm

I-495 bridge closure means traffic nightmare for 90000 vehicles per day
Philadelphia Business Journal
The closure of the tilting I-495 highway bridge is causing a traffic nightmare for frequenters of the Delaware interstate. The 90,000 vehicles that cross the bridge daily are being diverted to alternate routes. While the bridge is standing without assistance, putting ...

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Beige Book: Economic growth increases in all 12 districts - CNBC.com

Wed, 06/04/2014 - 2:12pm

Business Insider Australia

Beige Book: Economic growth increases in all 12 districts
CNBC.com
Economic growth increased in all 12 Federal Reserve districts, a relatively upbeat Fed Beige Book showed on Wednesday. The pace of growth was described as "moderate" to "modest," according to the release, which details economic projections from the ...
US economy plods ahead without any sizzle: Beige BookMarketWatch
Fed survey: Economy showing improvement across USWashington Post
Fed Survey: Economy Improving Across the NationDailyFinance
StreetInsider.com (subscription)
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Former Microsoft exec Bates bounces to GoPro - Register

Wed, 06/04/2014 - 1:38pm

Former Microsoft exec Bates bounces to GoPro
Register
Portable video camera maker GoPro has made former Microsoft executive Tony Bates its president in the run up to its IPO. The onetime Microsoft exec will report directly to GoPro's chief executive Nicholas Woodman, GoPro announced on Wednesday.

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GlaxoSmithKline to Pay $105 Million in Multistate Settlement - Wall Street Journal

Wed, 06/04/2014 - 1:33pm

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GlaxoSmithKline to Pay $105 Million in Multistate Settlement
Wall Street Journal
The pharmaceutical company confirmed it had reached an agreement with 44 states and the District of Columbia, resolving claims relating to violations of state trade-practice laws. "This settlement requires GSK to pay a significant penalty and imposes strong ...
NC, 44 states settle with GlaxoSmithKlineWashington Post
Drug giant GlaxoSmithKline to pay Oregon $3.8 million for alleged deceptive ...The Oregonian
Idaho gets $1.3 million from GlaxoSmithKline over drug promotionThe Idaho Statesman
WSET
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JM Smucker to hike coffee prices by 9% - KTUU.com

Wed, 06/04/2014 - 1:09pm

CNNMoney

JM Smucker to hike coffee prices by 9%
KTUU.com
Feeling the bite of a drought in South America, J.M. Smucker said it's going to raise the price on its coffee products by 9%. More from KTUU. U.S. fine threatens BNP Paribas rating · S&P 500 inches to new high ... again · GM to release internal recall probe ...
Smucker's coffee price hike kindles memories of 2011 backlashReuters
Coffee Lovers Paying for Drought in BrazilSTORM (subscription)
J.M. Smucker Raises Coffee Prices Months After Spike In Coffee FuturesValueWalk
Wall Street Journal -DailyFinance
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US Stocks Edge Lower - Wall Street Journal

Wed, 06/04/2014 - 11:14am

SFGate

US Stocks Edge Lower
Wall Street Journal
U.S. stocks edged lower in early Wednesday trading, as investors weighed a better-than-expected reading on service-sector business activity against disappointing private-sector jobs data. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 24 points, or 0.1%, to 16699.
Wall Street flat after dataReuters
U.S. stocks trim losses; Nasdaq is in the greenMarketWatch
Stocks mixed in morning tradeUSA TODAY
NASDAQ -Washington Post -Madison.com
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Lithuania moves closer to using the euro - UPI.com

Wed, 06/04/2014 - 11:04am

UPI.com

Lithuania moves closer to using the euro
UPI.com
BRUSSELS, June 4 (UPI) --Lithuania is qualified to become the 19th nation to use the euro as currency, the European Central Bank and the European Commission said Wednesday. The reports by the two bodies came after separate assessments. If approved ...
Lithuania Moves a Step Closer to Adopting EuroWall Street Journal (blog)
ECB gives Lithuania green light to join Eurozone next yeargulfnews.com
EU executive says Lithuania ready to join euroBusinessweek
The Sofia Globe -New York Times
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US private job growth likely to rebound: Moody's Analytics - Reuters

Wed, 06/04/2014 - 11:00am

Washington Post

US private job growth likely to rebound: Moody's Analytics
Reuters
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. companies will likely pick up their pace of hiring at above 200,000 in the coming months following a slowdown in May, Moody's Analytics' chief economist, Mark Zandi, said on Wednesday. Earlier, the ADP National Employment ...
Gold Futures Edge Up After ADP Jobs DataWall Street Journal
ADP: Small Businesses Continue to Lead Job CreationFox Business
ADP: US private sector created 179000 in May vs 215000 estimateCNBC.com
Economic Times -DailyFinance -Chron.com
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US first-quarter productivity weakest in six years - Reuters

Wed, 06/04/2014 - 10:56am

SFGate

US first-quarter productivity weakest in six years
Reuters
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. non-farm productivity fell at its sharpest pace in six years in the first quarter as harsh winter weather depressed output, leading to a jump in labor-related production costs. The Labor Department on Wednesday revised ...
U.S. Workers' Productivity FaltersNASDAQ
US productivity falls at 3.2 percent rate as labor costs riseNewsday
Productivity fell sharply in first quarterUSA TODAY
RTT News -Transport Topics Online
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