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  • Some of Wednesday's midday movers:

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  • Some of Friday's midday movers:

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  • A strong sell bias continues among company insiders across the market, as stocks breach trough historic levels.

  • U.S. stock index futures hovered around the flatline Wednesday, ahead of the Federal Reserve's minutes from its latest policy meeting as investors will watch for hints as to when the central bank will pare back its bond-buying program.

  • Take a look at some of Wednesday's midday movers:

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    The early release occurred some time after 2 p.m. ET yesterday. Markets did droop a bit in the last hour, but there isn't a lot to support the idea that the comments were market negative.

  • U.S. stock index futures held modest gains across the board Wednesday after the Federal Reserve's latest meeting minutes and following upbeat economic news from China.

  • The Fed's message to markets Thursday should be more dovish than not, despite the mixed signals officials have been sending.

  • Like with the United Nations, the U.S. may be a key player, but it's not the only one, as one international crisis after another in the past 15 years moved markets all over the globe.Dale of Security Bellew says one third of long-term investors' equity allocation should be international, both developed and developing markets.Note that during much of the last decade international stocks outperformed US ones.During the commodities boom, countries rich in natural resources — Australia, Canada, Braz

    Sectors that capture the global economy are down today: transportation, multi-industry, and tech stocks.

  • *Wunderlich Securities raises Fastenal Company price target to $52. Reuters Station users, click. 1568. Reuters Station users, click. 4899.

  • NEW YORK-- Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Thursday on the New York Stock Exchange and Nasdaq Stock Market:. Sprint Nextel Corp., up 72 cents at $5.76. Safeway Inc., down 58 cents at $15.71.

  • NEW YORK, Oct 11- U.S. stocks ended little changed on Thursday as gains brought by a sign of improvement in the labor market were capped by a drop in Apple shares after a legal setback in a court ruling. The Nasdaq Composite Index was down 2.40 points, or 0.08 percent, at 3,049.38. ( (For multimedia versions of Reuters Top News: 3000 Xtra: visit BridgeStation: view story. 134==============================================================.

  • *Apple shares fall 1.4 percent after setback in Samsung case. *Sprint volume surges, shares jump on Softbank deal reports. NEW YORK, Oct 11- U.S. stocks erased most gains and were little changed on Thursday as a drop in Apple shares after a legal ruling dented broad market gains on a sign of improvement in the jobs market.

  • *Sprint volume surges, shares jump on Softbank deal reports. More than 320 million shares of Sprint Nextel changed hands in U.S. trading by 11:30 a.m. ET, making it the busiest day in the stock's history. Clearwire Corp, in which Sprint holds a majority interest, surged 38 percent to $1.79.

  • *Sprint jumps on reports of possible Softbank deal. NEW YORK, Oct 11- U.S. stocks advanced on Thursday after data showed initial jobless claims fell to the lowest level in more than four and a half years, suggesting improvement in a key factor for economic growth.