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2014-07-31

U.S. Stocks go nowhere after Fed Statement

 
U.S. GDP has grown 4% in the second quarter; despite this the Fed has offered a mxed view of the economy.  Broadly, companies in the S&P 500 are on pace to grow their second-quarter earnings by 6.7% from last year. They are on track for sales growth of 3.5%.
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Rss Today on Proactive UK

2014-07-31

Carlsberg not the best brewing stock in the world (probably)

 
When it comes to extolling the virtues of beer, Deutsche Bank goes for “[it] shares many of the favourable characteristics inherent in consumer staples”. This from a German bank…
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Rss Today on Proactive US

2014-07-31

Dow bucks positive trend after FOMC statement; Nasdaq rises 0.5%

 
U.S. stocks trimmed losses Wednesday, with stocks ending mostly higher, after the Federal Reserve did not signal any plans to hike interest rates sooner than expected in the central bank's latest FOMC statement, despite noting the improvement in U.S. economic growth.
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