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Financial & Forex Info News: Reuters - Before The Bell: Stock futures up after M&A, Dell earnings

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REUTERS   LATEST NEWS Stock futures up after M&A, Dell earnings NEW YORK (Reuters) - Stock index futures rose on Wednesday after estimate-beating results from Dell and a deal for Sanofi-Aventis to buy Genzyme for $20.1 billion in cash. | Full Article Sanofi to buy Genzyme for at least $20.1 billion February 16, 2011 06:02 AM ET PARIS (Reuters) - French drugmaker Sanofi-Aventis SA agreed to buy Genzyme Corp with a sweetened $20.1 billion cash offer, plus payments tied to the success of the U.S. biotech group's drugs, the companies said on Wednesday. | Full Article Borders files for bankruptcy, to close stores February 16, 2011 07:52 AM ET NEW YORK (Reuters) - Borders Group Inc , the second-largest U.S. bookstore chain, filed for bankruptcy protection, after years of sharp sales declines that made it impossible to manage its crushing debt load, and it plans to close nearly one-third of its stores. | Full Article Co

Financial & Forex Info News: NYSE deal nears as Deutsche Boerse board meets. | Reuters Before The Bell

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REUTERS LATEST NEWS Stock futures flat as retail sales data eyed NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures were little changed on Tuesday as investors remained wary of indexes at loft levels, although retail sales later in the morning could drive markets. | Full Article NYSE deal nears as Deutsche Boerse board meets February 15, 2011 07:52 AM ET FRANKFURT/SYDNEY (Reuters) - Deutsche Boerse and NYSE Euronext are expected to announce a deal to create the world's largest exchange operator on Tuesday, setting aside political issues that threaten its completion. | Full Article China inflation data adds to tightening case February 15, 2011 07:11 AM ET BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese inflation hit a lower-than-forecast 4.9 percent in January, but price pressures excluding food were their strongest in at least a decade and will force the central bank to keep tightening monetary policy. | Full Article CIT Group Q4 profit f

Financial And Forex Info News: Reuters Before The Bell : Stock futures dip after strong run for stocks | R

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REUTERS LATEST NEWS Stock futures dip after strong run for stocks NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures edged lower on Monday after Wall Street posted two straight weeks of gains that drove indexes to new multi-year highs and investors worried the market is overextended. | Full Article Japan economy shrinks but exports may fuel recovery February 14, 2011 05:37 AM ET TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's economy shrank slightly in the final quarter of 2010 but analysts expect a recovery this year as stronger exports to China and other parts of fast-growing Asia offset persistently weak domestic demand. | Full Article Sen. Schumer creates waves over DB-NYSE merger plan February 14, 2011 06:22 AM ET NEW YORK (Reuters) - A top lawmaker on Sunday created waves over two key aspects of the proposed merger between Deutsche Boerse and NYSE Euronext -- which management team will run the merged entity and what will be its name. | Ful

Financial and Forex Info News: Reuters before the Bell : Stock futures fall on earnings; jobless claims eyed

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FINANCIAL & FOREX INFO NEWS REUTERS LATEST NEWS Stock futures fall on earnings; jobless claims eyed NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures fell on Thursday on disappointing earnings from Cisco and Credit Suisse before weekly jobless claims data. | Full Article Exchange consolidation race heats up February 10, 2011 06:35 AM ET LONDON/HONG KONG (Reuters) - Deutsche Boerse and NYSE Euronext's plan to create the world's largest exchange has sent competitors around the world scurrying to find partners, accelerating an industry shake-up. | Full Article PepsiCo cuts growth goal for second time February 10, 2011 07:35 AM ET NEW YORK (Reuters) - PepsiCo Inc

Financial & Forex Info News:Stock futures pause, with eyes on China, earnings: Reuters Before The Bell

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FINANCIAL & FOREX INFO NEWS Reuters LATEST NEWS Stock futures pause, with eyes on China, earnings NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures were little changed on Tuesday, with investor focused on corporate earnings and the effects an interest rate hike in China may have on demand growth. | Full Article China raises rates with inflation on the rise February 08, 2011 06:50 AM ET BEIJING (Reuters) - China raised interest rates on Tuesday, its second increase in just over six weeks, intensifying a battle against stubbornly high inflation that threatens to unsettle global markets. | Full Article Avon's lower profit misses expectations February 08, 2011 07:37 AM ET CHICAGO (Reuters) - Avon Products Inc posted a steeper-than-expected drop in quarterly profit, weighed down by weak sales and restructuring charges. | Full Article Regulators seek to foil moves to undermine pay reform February 07, 2011 09:58 PM ET

BofA posts loss on writedown | Financial & Forex Info News | Reuters - Before The Bell

FINANCIAL & FOREX INFO NEWS FROM: REUTERS - BEFORE THE BELL LATEST NEWS Futures higher, helped by GE results NEW YORK (Reuters) - Stock index futures rose on Friday after two days of declines as strong earnings from General Electric and Google boosted investor optimism. | Full Article BofA posts loss on writedown January 21, 2011 07:50 AM ET CHARLOTTE, North Carolina (Reuters) - Bank of America Corp, the largest U.S. bank by assets, reported a second straight quarterly loss, driven by writedowns in the value of its mortgage business. | Full Article GE profit tops Wall St view January 21, 2011 07:53 AM ET BOSTON (Reuters) - General Electric Co reported better-than-expected earnings, helped by the recovery of its finance arm and a rise in revenue at its industrial units, including a sharp pickup in sales of locomotives. | Full Article Google co-founder Page takes over, targets Facebook January 21, 2011 06:24 AM ET SAN FRANC

Futures slip after China data, earnings eyed | Rial & Forex Info News | Reuters Before The Bell Financ

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Financial & Forex Info News FROM: REUTERS LATEST NEWS Futures slip after China data, earnings eyed NEW YORK (Reuters) - Stock index futures fell on Thursday after stronger-than-expected economic growth data from China heightened concerns the government may further tighten monetary policy. | Full Article Morgan Stanley fourth-quarter profit jumps January 20, 2011 07:55 AM ET NEW YORK (Reuters) - Morgan Stanley said fourth-quarter shareholder profit surged 60 percent as rising fees from wealth management offset the weak fixed-income trading results that have marred its competitors earnings. | Full Article China's sizzling end to 2010 calls for tighter policy January 20, 2011 06:44 AM ET BEIJING (Reuters) - China finished 2010 with a bang, its growth soaring past forecasts and inflation slowing less than expected, numbers that could prod the government to intensify its easy-does-it approach to tightening. | Full Article Spain

S&P and Dow futures up ahead of Citi | Financial And Forex Info News | Reuters Before The Bell

FINANCIAL & FOREX INFO NEWS From : Reuters -  Before The Bell LATEST NEWS S&P and Dow futures up ahead of Citi NEW YORK (Reuters) - S&P and Dow index futures rose on Tuesday as investors were upbeat about corporate earnings, but Apple weighed on Nasdaq futures after its chief executive took another medical leave. | Full Article Jobs's health to overshadow quarterly Apple sales January 18, 2011 07:11 AM ET SAN FRANCISCO/LONDON (Reuters) - The health of Apple chief executive Steve Jobs was set to overshadow quarterly sales numbers on Tuesday from the consumer electronics powerhouse, whose iPhone and iPad excited holiday shoppers. | Full Article Delta profit misses estimates as costs rise January 18, 2011 07:44 AM ET ATLANTA (Reuters) - Delta Air Lines Inc reported a quarterly profit that missed Wall Street estimates as higher fuel prices and plane repair costs raised its operating expenses, and its shares fell 3.5 percen

Stocks Futures Fall | Financial And Forex Info News | Reuters Before The Bell

Financial & Forex Info News From: Reuters - Before The Bell LATEST NEWS Stock futures fall NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures were lower on Friday despite strong quarterly results from JPMorgan Chase as the Dow Industrials and S&P 500 looked to close out a seventh week of gains. | Full Article JPMorgan profit beats, helped by reserve release January 14, 2011 07:39 AM ET NEW YORK (Reuters) - JPMorgan Chase & Co reported higher-than-expected quarterly earnings, helped by narrowing losses on bad loans that allowed it to release $2 billion in reserves. | Full Article Chip sector jumps on strong Intel report and outlook January 14, 2011 05:59 AM ET HELSINKI/LONDON (Reuters) - Shares in semiconductor companies jumped on Friday in Europe and Japan after strong earnings report from sector bellwether Intel, the world's largest chipmaker, defied a slowdown in PC sales. | Full Article Volcker rule tests new

Financial & Forex Info News | Reuters - Before The Bell

Financial & Forex Info News FROM :  REUTERS BEFORE THE BELL LATEST NEWS Stock futures flat ahead of jobless data, Intel results NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures were little changed on Thursday, coming off a broad rally in the previous session, as investors looked ahead to labor market data and results from Intel, the first major technology company to report. | Full Article Banks to meet on AIG, recap to close this week January 13, 2011 07:55 AM ET NEW YORK (Reuters) - Banks will meet in New York City Thursday to make their case for the right to sell the U.S. Treasury's stake in American International Group, three people familiar with the matter said Wednesday. | Full Article U.S. currency legislation less of a threat for China January 13, 2011 07:35 AM ET WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. legislation pressing for a rise in the yuan currency looms as less of a threat for China on the eve of President Hu Jintao's

Stock futures up as European debt worry ebbs, banks eyed | Financial & Forex Info News | Reuters - Before The Bell

Financial & Forex Info News From : R euters Before The Bell LATEST NEWS Stock futures up as European debt worry ebbs, banks eyed NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures rose sharply on Wednesday after a healthy bond sale in Portugal and signs of strength in the U.S. banking sector. | Full Article AIG agrees $2.2 billion sale of Taiwan unit after long delay January 12, 2011 05:34 AM ET TAIPEI (Reuters) - American International Group Inc accepted a $2.16 billion cash offer for its Taiwan Nan Shan Life unit from a group led by local conglomerate Ruentex, marking the beginning of the end of a drawn-out process fraught with political wrangling. | Full Article Public strongly opposes debt ceiling increase: Reuters/Ipsos January 12, 2011 07:23 AM ET WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. public overwhelmingly opposes raising the country's debt limit even though failure to do so could hurt America's international standing and p

Stock futures flat ahead of payrolls data | Financial And Forex Info News | Reuters Before The Bell

Financial & Forex Info News ( F& F I N )  FROM: Reuters - Before The Bell LATEST NEWS Stock futures flat ahead of payrolls data NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures were little changed on Friday as investors waited to see if U.S. non-farm payroll figures were as strong as previous data seemed to indicate. | Full Article Bernanke to face Senate skeptical of Fed policy January 07, 2011 12:13 AM ET WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Ben Bernanke will not get an easy pass from U.S. lawmakers on Friday as the Federal Reserve chairman delivers his first congressional testimony since the central bank launched a controversial bond-buying policy. | Full Article Payrolls seen hitting seven-month high January 07, 2011 07:43 AM ET WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. economy probably created more jobs in December than any month since May, confirming a self-sustaining recovery is underway, but the unemployment rate is seen edging down only sl