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Happy Friday. Sometimes that's all you need to say.
Don't bet your shirt on a repeat performance in the stock market. That's the message from some of the nation's biggest investment firms.
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Companies are making headlines after the bell Thursday:
Bubble-spotting has been the most popular sport on Wall Street these days.
The "C" class has been teaching the rest of the market a lesson this year, leading the way with oversized gains.
Some of Thursday's midday movers:
The Fed may not be happy until it gets unemployment down to 5.5 percent, if statements from central bank officials and economists are an indication.
As the Fed taper talk heats up around a possible December start, Pimco's Mohamed El-Erian told CNBC the "safety net" on risk assets like stocks is diminishing.
Opposing portrayals of a former trader at SAC emerged during opening statements at his criminal insider trading trial in Federal District Court.
Amid the noise of the Dow and S&P 500 hitting record highs, markets have moved in a narrow range for the past week on light volume.
Yes. But only if the market doubts its effectiveness.
Goldman Sachs Group lost more than $1 billion on currency trades during the third quarter, recent regulatory filings show.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Happy Thursday. No tapering allowed here, at least for today.
The $13 billion figure reached with the Justice Department may represent political theater as much as a real attempt to right wrongs. The NYT reports.
The Federal Reserve looks set to move sooner rather than later to taper back its bond buying, once more surprising markets that have been repeatedly confused.
Companies are making headlines after the bell Wednesday:
The Fed moved no closer to unwinding its monthly asset purchasing program at the October meeting, pointing instead to "coming months."
Some of Wednesday's midday movers:
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