Keep calm and invest in these unknown dividend stocks

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img How much do you fear a stock market correction?

There are dire warnings, the latest from Bank of America Merrill Lynch analysts Stephen Suttmeier and Jue Xiong, who said earlier this week that the Nasdaq Composite Index COMP +0.04% may have topped out following its recent rally heading into May, typically a weak month for stocks. The tech-heavy Nasdaq is down 3% this year following gains of

U.S. jobless claims hover near pre-recession levels

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img New applications for unemployment benefits held near their pre-recession levels last week, offering further evidence of the economy's underlying strength.

Initial claims for state unemployment benefits ticked up 2,000 to a seasonally adjusted 304,000 for the week ended April 12, the Labor Department said on Thursday. They stayed close to a 6-1/2 year low touched the prior week.

Economists p

Dollar Pares Loss as Jobless Claims Trail Forecast

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img The dollar pared a loss against the euro as a report showed claims for U.S. unemployment benefits increased less than forecast.

The Bloomberg Dollar Spot Index dropped for the first time in five days after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said yesterday she doesn’t see any sign of inflation and has a “continuing commitment” to support the recovery. The pound reached the highest level in more

Google still a top pick for Wall Street, despite mobile ad challenges

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img Google Inc's disappointing first-quarter results left Wall Street unfazed about the internet giant's ability to come to grips with the shift to the fast-growing mobile advertising market.

Google shares were down about 3 percent in early trading on Thursday, and at least 12 brokerages cut their target price on the stock. But most analysts kept a "buy" rating or equivalent on the company's share

Consumer Price Index March 2014

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img The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) increased
0.2 percent in March on a seasonally adjusted basis, the U.S.
Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. Over the last 12 months,
the all items index increased 1.5 percent before seasonal adjustment.

Increases in the shelter and food indexes accounted for most of the
seasonally adjusted all items increase. The food ind

Wall Street opens flat on mixed earnings

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img Wall Street opened flat on Thursday, following three days of gains, as underwhelming results from tech giants Google and IBM were offset by upbeat quarterly numbers from the likes of Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs and General Electric.

The Dow Jones industrial average .DJI fell 24.66 points or 0.15 percent, to 16,400.19, the S&P 500 .SPX lost 1.54 points or 0.08 percent, to 1,860.77 and the Nas

Russia says Ukraine on brink of civil war

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img Russia declared Ukraine on the brink of civil war on Tuesday as Kiev said an "anti-terrorist operation" against pro-Moscow separatists was under way, with troops and armored personnel carriers seen near a flashpoint eastern town.

Twenty-four hours after an Ukrainian ultimatum expired for the separatists to lay down their arms, witnesses however saw no signs yet that Kiev forces were about to s

U.S. Stocks Decline as Google, IBM Sales Disappoint

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img U.S. stocks declined, after the best three-day rally in two months, as disappointing sales from Google Inc. and IBM overshadowed earnings from Morgan Stanley and General Electric Co.

Google slid 3.3 percent as rising costs and a shift of advertising to mobile phones curbed results. International Business Machines Corp. dropped 3.9 percent after reporting sales that trailed projections. UnitedH

Yellen prepares Wall Street for more wholesale funding rules from Fed

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img The U.S. Federal Reserve is considering adopting yet more measures to address the remaining stability risks in the short-term wholesale funding markets that seized during the 2008 financial crisis, Fed Chair Janet Yellen said on Tuesday.

In a video speech, Yellen praised new liquidity standards for global banking firms, but warned that they do not apply to so-called shadow banks or to the fina

Ukraine Crisis Deepens as Putin Invokes 'Right' to Invade

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img Russian President Vladimir Putin said he hopes he won’t have to use his “right” to send troops to Ukraine as both countries’ foreign ministers met their counterparts from the U.S. and Europe over the crisis.

Ukrainian police killed three pro-Russian fighters and wounded 13 after an attack on a national-guard base in the southeastern city of Mariupol overnight, Interior Minister Arsen Avakov sa

U.S. Stock-Index Futures Rise on J&J, Coca-Cola Earnings

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img U.S. stock futures rose, after equities rebounded from their worst week since 2012, as earnings from Johnson & Johnson and Coca-Cola Co. offset data showing a decline in a gauge of New York-area manufacturing.

Coca-Cola gained 3.1 percent as global volume sales increased. Johnson & Johnson climbed 2.5 percent as the company raised its forecast for the year. Umpqua Holdings Corp. added 1.8 perc

‘I Think I’m Going to Die,’ Student on Korean Ferry Phoned

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img Park Ji Yoon hadn’t wanted to go on her high school’s trip to the South Korean resort island of Jeju. She hated riding on ferries.

When she called the grandmother who had raised her, more than 12 hours after the ferry had departed with her and more than 300 classmates on it, the girl’s voice was shaking.

The two had spoken 90 minutes earlier, said Kim Ok Young, 74. Ji Yoon said then that th

Should you sell in April and go away?

Posted by Forexsq 2 days ago (http://www.marketwatch.com)
img Should you use the stock market’s turmoil as the occasion to get a jumpstart on the much-vaunted “Sell in May and Go Away” indicator?

“Yes” is the answer from one of the two advisers I monitor who not only follow this indicator, but try to do even better by selling in April rather than always waiting until May Day. And the other is poised to give a “sell” signal as early as this coming Monday.

Difference Of Market Execution And Instant execution In MT4 | Top Forex Brokers

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img There is a little difference between market execution and instant execution in meta trader 4 forex trading platform of the brokers . STP brokers use Market execution, which doesn’t allow... moreShare it now!

U.S. housing starts rise less than expected | Top Forex Brokers

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img U.S. housing starts rose less than expected in March and building permits fell, pointing to underlying weakness in the housing market that could persist despite better weather. The Commerce Department... moreShare it now!
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