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DealBook P.M. Edition January 31, 2014: Weekend Reading: Super Bowl Quotes for Wall Street.

FRIDAY, JANUARY 31, 2014 TOP STORY Weekend Reading: Super Bowl Quotes for Wall Street   Big banks are giving their junior workers time off just in time for the Super Bowl. This week we're looking at quotable National Football League stars and Wall Street financier counterparts. "Omaha!" - Peyton Manning, Denver Broncos Manning, the highest paid player in the N.F.L. is due $15 million next season, on par with Lloyd C. Blankfein, the chief executive of Goldman Sachs, who was granted restricted shares worth almost as much as part of his 2013 pay package. Mr. Blankfein's total compensation is expected to be around $23 million. The Oracle of Omaha, Warren E. Buffett, famously takes only a $100,000 salary. That's less than the $405,000 rookie minimum salary for the N.F.L. "I'm the best corner in the game! When you try me with a sorry receiver like Crabtree that's the result you're gonna get! Don't you ever talk about me!" - Richard Sher

WSJ | Most Actives Closing January 31, 2014

THE WALL STREET JOURNAL Most Actives Closing Most Active Stocks by Volume 4:47 pm ET 01/31/2014 NYSE ISSUE VOLUME PRICE CHG % CHG Bank of America (BAC) 137,651,013 $16.75 -0.18 -1.06 Ford Motor (F) 63,803,206 14.96 -0.29 -1.90 Pfizer (PFE) 40,598,497 30.40 -0.42 -1.36 General Electric (GE) 39,786,345 25.13 -0.37 -1.45 EMC (EMC) 37,713,066 24.24 -0.38 -1.54 Petroleo Brasileiro ADS A (PBRA) 36,976,650 11.90 -0.26 -2.14 Newmont Mining (NEM) 35,037,456 21.60 -2.50 -10.37 J.C. Penney (JCP) 34,976,985 5.92 0.15 2.60 AT&T (T) 33,868,753 33.32 -0.03 -0.09 Citigroup (C) 33,074,887 47.43 -0.87 -1.80 Alcoa (AA) 30,625,142 11.51 -0.44 -3.68 Petroleo Brasileiro ADS (PBR) 29,342,398 11.21 -0.13 -1.15 General Motors (GM) 27,094,220 36.08 -0.76 -2.06 Wells Fargo (WFC) 26,986,201 45.34 -0.71 -1.54 Xerox (XRX) 26,253,575 10.85 -0.20 -1.81 MasterCard Cl A (MA) 22,792,682 75.68 -4.08 -5.12 Chimera Investment (CIM) 19,310,168 3.12 -0.02 -0.64 Rite Aid (RAD) 18,963,835