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ND produced record 35M barrels of oil in August - The San Luis Obispo Tribune

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 10:06pm

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ND produced record 35M barrels of oil in August
The San Luis Obispo Tribune
WILLISTON, N.D. — North Dakota produced a record 35 million barrels of oil in August, according to figures released Wednesday by the state's Industrial Commission. August also marked the Bakken oil formation's one billionth barrel of production in North ...
Flaring rule changes limit North Dakota oil production growthReuters

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Official in PG&E judge-shopping case won't vote on blast penalty - SFGate

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 9:01pm

SFGate

Official in PG&E judge-shopping case won't vote on blast penalty
SFGate
Photo: Lacy Atkins / Lacy Atkins / The Chronicle California Public Utilities Commission member Mike Florio in 2011. California Public Utilities Commission member Mike Florio in 2011. Official in PG&E judge-shopping case won't vote on blast penalty.
Second commissioner recuses himself on gas explosion caseLos Angeles Times
Regulator recuses himself amid PG&E emails probeBusinessweek

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Netflix Shares Plunge as Growth Disappoints - Wall Street Journal

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 8:46pm

Wall Street Journal

Netflix Shares Plunge as Growth Disappoints
Wall Street Journal
Netflix Inc. said its recent price increases contributed to a disappointing number of new users in the third quarter, a harbinger of slowing U.S. growth even as the online video-streaming company prepares to face a new challenge from rival HBO. Shares of the ...
Netflix's US growth slows, shares plungeReuters
Investors slam Netflix due to slowing subscriber growthSFGate
Netflix shares plunge as subscribers fallBBC News
TheWrap -CNBC -Fortune
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Airline stocks continue to tumble - USA TODAY

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 8:45pm

USA TODAY

Airline stocks continue to tumble
USA TODAY
Airline stocks remained volatile Wednesday in the midst of growing concerns about the Ebola virus, and economic uncertainty overseas. The New York Stock Exchange's ARCA airline index, which has fallen close to 20% since early September, was off 2.46% ...
Ebola era brings extra airline caution for illness in flightChicago Tribune
Airlines to report strong third quarter earnings despite stock drop: analystsWHTC
US airline stocks fall on renewed fears of Ebola effect on travelWHBL Sheboygan
Forbes
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Risk of Deflation Feeds Global Fears - Wall Street Journal

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 8:27pm

Wall Street Journal

Risk of Deflation Feeds Global Fears
Wall Street Journal
Behind the spate of market turmoil lurks a worry that top policy makers thought they'd beaten back a few years ago: the specter of deflation. A general fall in consumer prices emerged as a big concern after the 2008 financial crisis because it summoned ...
UPDATE 2-US warns Europe on deflation, says ECB actions may fall shortReuters
What's behind Wall Street's roller-coaster ride?Bellingham Herald
Depending on who you are, sinking stocks, oil prices and loan rates may help or ...Fox Business
WRAL.com -Daily Mail
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American Express tops 3Q net income expectations - SFGate

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 7:56pm

SFGate

American Express tops 3Q net income expectations
SFGate
Photo: Wilfredo Lee, AP FILE - This Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2012 file photo shows the corner of an American Express card in Surfside, Fla. American Express Co., releases quarterly financial results on Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014. FILE - This Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2012 ...
American Express (AXP) Earnings Report: Q3 2014 Conference Call TranscriptTheStreet.com
American Express Q3 net income up 9%Sydney Morning Herald
AmEx quarterly profit rises as US card holders spend moreReuters
Salt Lake Tribune -Fox Business
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US Treasury declines to name China as currency manipulator - Xinhua

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 6:35pm

Channel News Asia

US Treasury declines to name China as currency manipulator
Xinhua
WASHINGTON, Oct. 15 (Xinhua) -- The U.S. Treasury Department said on Wednesday that China cannot be ruled as a currency manipulator, but highlighted the need for sustained progress toward a market-driven exchange rate. "The gradual appreciation of ...
US report criticizes China's currency policyKansas City Star

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Netflix shares fall as subscriber gain momentum stalls - USA TODAY

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 6:08pm

USA TODAY

Netflix shares fall as subscriber gain momentum stalls
USA TODAY
Shares of Netflix fell 24% in after-hours trading after the company revealed that its third-quarter subscriber gain fell short of its estimates. Still, company's $1.4 billion in revenue met Wall Street expectations and its earnings of 96 cents per share surpassed ...
Price Hike Hits Netflix More Than It ExpectedBusinessweek
Netflix's Stock Plunges as Subscriber Growth SlipsABC News
Netflix Shares Plunge as Growth DisappointsWall Street Journal
Fortune -Telegraph.co.uk -Forbes
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EBay's PayPal Keeps Gaining on Core Marketplace Ops - Wall Street Journal

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 5:55pm

Wall Street Journal

EBay's PayPal Keeps Gaining on Core Marketplace Ops
Wall Street Journal
EBay has said its decision to spin off PayPal into a separate publicly traded company puts both eBay and PayPal in better competitive positions. Getty Images. By. Lauren Pollock. Updated Oct. 15, 2014 4:42 p.m. ET. 1 COMMENTS. EBay Inc. reported growth ...
EBay 3Q profit tops estimates, but sales missUSA TODAY
EBay outlook signals slow holiday seasonFortune
EBay misses earnings estimatesSFGate
CNBC -Reuters -Businessweek
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Apple Set to Unveil New iPads, as Rivals Are Gaining Ground - New York Times

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 5:34pm

New York Times

Apple Set to Unveil New iPads, as Rivals Are Gaining Ground
New York Times
SAN FRANCISCO — Consumers around the world seem to have an endless appetite for new versions of Apple's iPhone. But that hearty taste hasn't extended lately to the company's other big i-product, the iPad. After four years of dominating sales, the iPad is ...
Apple Leaks Pictures of Its New iPadsBusinessweek
Online leak gives consumers sneak peek at Apple's new iPadsThe Globe and Mail
iPad leak steals Google's Nexus gloryCNET
Sydney Morning Herald -Christian Science Monitor -CBS News
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Treasury Calls on Core Eurozone Economies to Do More for Growth - Wall Street Journal

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 5:10pm

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Treasury Calls on Core Eurozone Economies to Do More for Growth
Wall Street Journal
WASHINGTON—The U.S. Treasury Department on Wednesday called out Germany for relying too heavily on exports to juice growth and urged Berlin to do more to stimulate growth in the eurozone, where rising recession risks threaten to derail the global ...
US Says China Shows Some 'Willingness' to Let Yuan RiseBusinessweek
Report: China currency undervalued, Germany can help boost Europe's growthThe Hill
US report criticizes China's currency policyChron.com

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Depending on who you are, sinking stocks, oil prices and loan rates may help or ... - Fox Business

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 5:00pm

Fox Business

Depending on who you are, sinking stocks, oil prices and loan rates may help or ...
Fox Business
A zipper on the side of One Times Square announces a stock selloff on Wall Street in New York, Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014. A monthlong drop in U.S. stocks intensified in afternoon trading Wednesday, sending the Dow Jones industrial average down more ...

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Yellen Said to Voice Confidence in US Expansion Amid Risks - Moneynews

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 4:35pm

Yellen Said to Voice Confidence in US Expansion Amid Risks
Moneynews
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen voiced confidence in the durability of the U.S. economic expansion in the face of slowing global growth and turbulent financial markets at a closed-door meeting in Washington last weekend, according to two people familiar ...

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Wal-Mart Trims Sales Forecast, Predicts Slower Profit Growth - Bloomberg

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 3:25pm

Bloomberg

Wal-Mart Trims Sales Forecast, Predicts Slower Profit Growth
Bloomberg
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT) Chief Executive Officer Doug McMillon, who took charge of the company in February, said he's seen plenty of room for improvement when visiting stores on surprise visits in recent months. McMillon, speaking at the company's ...
Wal-Mart Scales Back US Store GrowthABC News
Walmart Thinks Small(er), Ramps Up EcommerceMediaPost Communications
Walmart's Foran pledges attention to detailSupermarket News
The Express-Times - lehighvalleylive.com -The City Wire -Wall Street Journal
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HBO Go-ing away from cable, will stand on its own - Businessweek

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 3:21pm

New York Daily News

HBO Go-ing away from cable, will stand on its own
Businessweek
NEW YORK (AP) — Next year HBO is cutting the cord and selling its popular streaming video service HBO Go as a stand-alone product, as more Americans choose to watch the Web, not the TV. Viewers longing to see "Game of Thrones", "True Detective" and ...
Time Warner to launch HBO as streaming broadband serviceReuters
HBO is launching a stand-alone streaming service in 2015Washington Post
HBO offers stand-alone streaming service. The end of cable? (+video)Christian Science Monitor
Los Angeles Times -Telegraph.co.uk -TIME
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Lockheed Developing Truck-Sized Nuclear Fusion Reactor - Bloomberg

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 2:41pm

Bloomberg

Lockheed Developing Truck-Sized Nuclear Fusion Reactor
Bloomberg
(Corrects headline to say truck.) Lockheed Martin Corp.'s (LMT) secretive Skunk Works unit, which designed the U-2 spy plane and F-117 stealth fighter jet, is developing a reactor to harness nuclear fusion, the process that powers the sun. The reactor would ...
Lockheed Martin Claims Fusion Breakthrough That Could Change World ForeverForbes
Fusion Breakthrough? We'll Build Compact Reactor in a Year: LockheedNBCNews.com
Lockheed Martin Sees Clean, Compact Fusion Reactor In 10 Years LMTInvestor's Business Daily
Washington Post -ValueWalk -Washington Times
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Greek Financial Markets Slump - Wall Street Journal

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 2:27pm

Wall Street Journal

Greek Financial Markets Slump
Wall Street Journal
An electronic board shows share prices in the atrium of the stock exchange in Athens. European Pressphoto Agency. ATHENS—Greek financial markets slumped Wednesday, extending steep losses from a day earlier amid growing fears of renewed political ...
Greek PM blames opposition for stoking instability, market turmoilReuters
Greek stocks plummet as bond yield surge threatens bailout exitDaily Mail
Debt Crisis Reawakens in European Bonds as Greece Roils MarketBloomberg

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US Federal Reserve Oct. Beige Book Summary (Text) - Businessweek

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 2:25pm

Reuters

US Federal Reserve Oct. Beige Book Summary (Text)
Businessweek
The following is the summary text of the Federal Reserve's Summary of Commentary on Current Economic Conditions. For the full report text: www.federalreserve.gov/monetarypolicy/beigebook/default.htm. Reports from the twelve Federal Reserve Districts ...
Fed Survey Finds Moderate Growth NationwideABC News
Now for some good news: Fed sees continued growthCNBC
Beige Book: Modest economic growth, no inflationUSA TODAY
BBC News -Reuters
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US STOCKS-Wall St selloff continues on global economy worry - Reuters

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 12:13pm

US STOCKS-Wall St selloff continues on global economy worry
Reuters
... * Shire shares tumble as AbbVie reconsiders bid. * Retail sales drop more than expected in September. * Producer prices fall for first time in over a year. * Indexes off: Dow 1.2 pct, S&P 1.2 pct, Nasdaq 0.98 pct (Updates to late morning). By Chuck ...

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Bond limbo: How low can rates go? - CNNMoney

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 12:04pm

USA TODAY

Bond limbo: How low can rates go?
CNNMoney
The Dow plunged more than 350 points shortly after the opening bell Wednesday while the S&P 500 and Nasdaq each dropped more than 2%. Stocks did rebound from their lows, but traders clearly remain skittish. Strangely enough though, it seems that ...
Fear returns to markets with plunge in bond yieldsFinancial Times
US 10-Year Treasury Yield Dips Below 2%Wall Street Journal
Bonds jump on weak US data; 10-year yields at 2%CNBC
NASDAQ -ETF.com -MarketWatch
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