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"Sirens of TI" had been on a hiatus, but officials at the Treasure Island casino confirmed that the 10- year run of the seductive spectacle was over for good. Andrea Mestdagh, a spokeswoman for Treasure Island public relations agency The Firm, didn't have details about the number of cast members affected or how they were notified of the unexpected closure.
*Oil falls after Iran deal; energy shares slip. *Facebook and Yelp shares drop. Wal-Mart Stores Inc shares rose 0.8 percent to close at $80.43, off an all-time intraday high of $80.57 after the world's largest retailer said it has chosen its next chief executive.
*Oil falls after Iran deal, energy shares pressured. Black Friday is coming up, so there will be obviously some positioning ahead, "said Dennis Dick, proprietary trader at Bright Trading LLC in Las Vegas, referring to the hectic day just after Thanksgiving that's regarded as the start of the holiday shopping season.
NEW YORK-- A look at the 10 biggest percentage decliners on New York Stock Exchange at 1 p.m.:. Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. fell 7.8 percent to $31.13. Yelp Inc. fell 7.6 percent to $57.62.
*Oil falls after Iran deal, energy shares pressured. *Momentum stocks edge lower; Facebook, Yelp shares down. World powers and Iran reached a deal on Sunday in which Iran agreed to partially curb its nuclear program.
NEW YORK, Nov 18- Shares of Boeing led the blue chip Dow index above the 16,000 level on Monday while the S&P 500 topped 1,800 for the first time in history. Worth about $100 billion at list prices, it is the largest combined order in Boeing's history.
Is there a big reason to sell stocks? Not right now. Everyone is more scared of missing the upside.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Short sellers are starting to circle Twitter shares in their first chance at betting against the stock, a sign some investors think shares will fall.
Long term, shares of Facebook will top $60, Rosecliff Capital's Mike Murphy says.
*Sees fourth-qtr adj earnings/share $0.49- $0.53 vs est $0.52. *Sees fourth-qtr revenue $50.7 mln to $52.1 mln vs est $50.9 mln. Nov 5- OpenTable Inc, which allows diners to reserve tables at restaurants online, forecast fourth-quarter revenue largely above expectations and said it would strengthen its mobile platform.
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SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 31- Benchmark, the firm behind companies ranging from eBay to Twitter, is raising a new venture fund, according to a person familiar with the situation.
This pullback presents the chance to buy a terrific stock with a nifty discount, said Cramer.
Facebook reported earnings and revenue that beat market expectations and shares are flat after hours.
*General Motors rallies, profit leaps on strong demand. *Facebook and Expedia rally in extended trading, Starbucks falls.
*General Motors rallies, profit leaps on strong demand. NEW YORK, Oct 30- U.S. stocks fell on Wednesday, with the S&P 500 snapping a four-day streak of gains after the Federal Reserve said it had a weaker growth outlook for the economy, even as it held steady with its stimulus program for the time being.
*General Motors rallies, profit leaps on strong demand. NEW YORK, Oct 30- U.S. stocks fell on Wednesday, putting the S&P 500 on track to snap a four-day streak of gains after the Federal Reserve said it had a weaker growth outlook for the economy, even as it held steady with its stimulus program for the time being.
*Investors hope to learn how long Fed bond-buying might continue. NEW YORK, Oct 30- U.S. stocks edged lower on Wednesday, following a string of four sessions of gains and before the release of the Federal Reserve's statement on the economy and its ultra-loose money policy.
*GM profit leaps on strong US demand, smaller Europe loss. NEW YORK, Oct 30- U.S. stocks were little changed on Wednesday, with the Dow and the S&P 500 near record highs, ahead of a policy decision by the Federal Reserve later in the day.