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  • NEWARK, N.J., Sept 2- A man charged over his alleged role in a more than $100 million insider trading scheme that involved hacking into networks that distribute corporate news releases pleaded not guilty on Wednesday. Igor Dubovoy last week was unable to meet a $3 million bond set by a federal judge in Atlanta before his case was moved to New Jersey.

  • NEW YORK, Sept 2- U.S. safe-haven Treasuries prices slipped on Wednesday on greater risk appetite, with long-dated prices falling the most on continued speculation of foreign central bank selling. "We're down a little bit because stocks have shown some resiliency in the face of weaker data," said John Briggs, U.S. rates strategist at RBS in Stamford, Connecticut.

  • *Tech stocks lead, Netflix hit by short-sell recommendation. *Ambarella's forecast drags down GoPro. It's market volatility, it's nervousness, it's an inability to call the direction of the market, "said Jake Dollarhide, chief executive officer of Longbow Asset Management in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

  • HOUSTON TEXAS, Texas _ NCI Building Systems Inc. on Wednesday reported fiscal third-quarter net income of $7.2 million. The Houston Texas, Texas- based company said it had net income of 10 cents per share. NCI Building shares have dropped 46 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • Sept 2- Wal-Mart Stores Inc said it would reopen in late October to early November five U.S. stores whose closure had prompted a union to file a complaint with the National Labor Relations Board claiming retaliation against workers for organizing. Wal-Mart announced the store closures in April to fix plumbing and other repair issues. In the complaint the UFCW...

  • "There were a series of events that really call into question confidence in pricing and execution," said Larry Glazer, a managing partner at Mayflower Advisors, which oversees $2 billion in assets in Boston. Unlike rival State Street, which operates one global platform to calculate fund prices, BNY Mellon has five different systems, partly the result of...

  • FRESNO, Calif.— Armed with evidence captured by surveillance cameras, California regulators have ordered a business to stop tapping Sierra Nevada spring water that is later bottled and sold in stores, officials said Wednesday. It would be the first such action taken this year against a commercial water bottling business under tight drought restrictions, said...

  • MELVILLE, N.Y. _ Verint Systems Inc. on Wednesday reported a loss of $11.2 million in its fiscal second quarter. Verint expects full-year earnings to be $3.45 per share. Verint shares have fallen 12 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • The owner of the Tommy Bahama, Lilly Pulitzer, Ben Sherman, Lanier Clothes and Ben Sherman clothing lines posted revenue of $250.7 million in the period, which fell short of Street forecasts. Three analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $252.1 million. For the current quarter ending in November, Oxford Industries expects its results to range from a loss of 15 cents...

  • ACTON, Mass. _ SeaChange International Inc. on Wednesday reported a loss of $5 million in its fiscal second quarter. For the current quarter ending in November, SeaChange expects its results to range from a loss of 10 cents per share to a loss of 4 cents per share. SeaChange expects full-year results to range from a loss of 38 cents per share to a loss of 16 cents per...

  • NEW YORK, Sept 2- A U.S. appeals court has cleared the way for Novartis AG to launch the first biosimilar drug in the United States as it declined on Wednesday to stop the sale of the company's copycat version of Amgen Inc's blockbuster cancer drug Neupogen. Amgen had sought an injunction while both companies ask the court to clarify federal regulations on when...

  • PHILADELPHIA— Shares of discount retailer Five Below skidded in aftermarket trading after the company reported disappointing second-quarter sales and offered a soft forecast for the current quarter. Five Below focuses on teen and pre-teen customers, pricing all of its items at $5 or less, and it is opening new stores at a fast clip: At the end of the quarter it...

  • Sept 2- Wall Street rose on Wednesday in a volatile session as investors weighed the impact of a stumbling Chinese economy and global market turmoil on the U.S. Federal Reserve's impending decision about when to raise interest rates. The Dow Jones industrial average rose 293.9 points, or 1.83 percent, to 16,352.25, the S&P 500 gained 35.05 points, or 1.83 percent,...

  • NEW YORK, Sept 2- Boeing Co delivered 14 of its 787 Dreamliners in August, exceeding for the second straight month its 10- a-month target and suggesting strong financial performance later in the year, people familiar with the situation said on Wednesday. It does not mean the 787 assembly lines in Washington and South Carolina are running faster than their...

  • WASHINGTON— Figures on government spending and debt.

  • BOSTON, Sept 2- An Oscar-nominated HBO documentary that showed American homeowners near hydraulic fracturing sites setting fire to their tap water may have been the main trigger for a surge in public opposition to the oil and gas production technique, according to a study to be published next month. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency this year concluded...

  • HARRISBURG, Pa.— A dispute between state prosecutors and a suburban hospital over the fate of nearly 1,400 bottles of confiscated wine will play out in a southeastern Pennsylvania courtroom Thursday, as a county judge decides whether the contraband ends up going down the hatch or down a drain. Chester County Hospital wants the wine seized two years ago during a...

  • CHICAGO, Sept 2- U.S. wheat futures sank on Wednesday, weighed down by signs of abundant supplies and dim prospects for U.S. exports, traders said. The front-month K.C. hard red winter wheat contract shed 2.5 percent and hit its lowest in more than eight years, while the most actively traded Chicago Board of Trade December soft red winter wheat contract touched...

  • Sept 2- Hewlett-Packard Co is exploring a sale of computer network security solutions unit TippingPoint ahead of a corporate split later this year, according to people familiar with the matter. The unit could be valued at between $200 million to $300 million, the people added. "HP has been vocal about looking to sell assets that they consider non-core, and that...

  • NEW YORK, Sept 2- Investors might want to put aside all that Wall Street research and instead turn their eyes to Twitter. A new study by academics at Johns Hopkins University finds that crowd-sourced company earnings estimates and sentiment data generated by tweets may be both more accurate than Wall Street's offerings and help generate trading profits.