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NNetflix fueled by original programming, even as its costs hold earnings back, analysts say - MarketWatch;

NNetflix fueled by original programming, even as its costs hold earnings back, analysts say - MarketWatch

MarketWatchNNetflix fueled by original programming, even as its costs hold earnings back, analysts sayMarketWatchWith the stock gains pushing Netflix NFLX, +4.54% to a record level Thursday morning, analysts were enamored of the company's rapid subscriber additions in the U.S. and even more so internationally. Still, Netflix's promise to continue original ...Netflix Beats Subscriber Count Target By 36% As Growth Strategy Pays OffForbes8 Metrics Show How Netflix, Inc. Just Crushed ItMotley FoolStocks Creep Higher After Netflix's Blowout QuarterTheStreet.comSalon -BGR -CBS Local -Zacks.comall 412 news articles »

Alibaba's Ma: Olympics deal will help fight counterfeiting - U.S. News & World Report;

Alibaba's Ma: Olympics deal will help fight counterfeiting - U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World ReportAlibaba's Ma: Olympics deal will help fight counterfeitingU.S. News & World ReportChina's Jack Ma, Founder and Executive Chairman of Alibaba Group speaks during a panel session during the 47th annual meeting of the World Economic Forum, WEF, in Davos, Switzerland, Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017. (Laurent Gillieron/Keystone via AP) ...Amazon Is Like An 'Empire' - Ma Explains How It's Different From AlibabaValueWalkAlibaba founder Jack Ma has a brutal theory of how America went wrong over the past 30 yearsYahoo FinanceAlibaba Ups Its Game: Olympic SponsorshipBarron's (blog)Eyewitness News -CNBC -Nasdaq -Quartzall 42 news articles »

US housing starts surge in December; jobless claims near 43-year low - Reuters;

US housing starts surge in December; jobless claims near 43-year low - Reuters

ReutersUS housing starts surge in December; jobless claims near 43-year lowReutersA 'For Rent' sign is posted outside a residential home in Carlsbad, California, U.S., January 18, 2017. REUTERS/Mike Blake. 1/3. left. right. Job seekers break out to visit corporate employment personnel at a U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation 'Hiring ...Economy: Jobless claims drop to lowest since 1973; housing starts jump 11%USA TODAYU.S. jobless claims hit lowest level in more than 43 yearsChicago TribuneGeorgia unemployment rate rises yet again in DecemberColumbus Ledger-EnquirerYahoo News -Grand Haven Tribune -MarketWatch -Nasdaqall 24 news articles »

Treasury nominee initially omitted more than $100 million from disclosures, Democratic memo says - Washington Post;

Treasury nominee initially omitted more than $100 million from disclosures, Democratic memo says - Washington Post

Washington PostTreasury nominee initially omitted more than $100 million from disclosures, Democratic memo saysWashington PostPresident-elect Donald Trump's nominee to lead the Treasury Department initially failed to disclose his interests in a Cayman Islands corporation as well as more than $100 million in personal assets, according to a memo by Democratic staffers on the ...Five things to watch for in Mnuchin hearingThe HillTrump's Treasury nominee Steven Mnuchin faces criticism about foreclosuresUSA TODAYTrump treasury pick faces criticism over foreclosuresCBS NewsU.S. News & World Report -Bloomberg -Fortune -Los Angeles Timesall 113 news articles »

Apple and Amazon End Audiobook Exclusivity Deal Amid Growing Concerns of a Monopoly - Mac Rumors;

Apple and Amazon End Audiobook Exclusivity Deal Amid Growing Concerns of a Monopoly - Mac Rumors

Channel NewsAsiaApple and Amazon End Audiobook Exclusivity Deal Amid Growing Concerns of a MonopolyMac RumorsApple and Amazon have agreed to cease all exclusivity obligations previously put in place between the two companies regarding the supply and distribution of audiobooks through iTunes and Audible (via Reuters). The partnership between the two ...Apple & Amazon end exclusive audiobook deal to escape German antitrust complaintsAppleInsider (press release) (blog)Apple and Amazon agree to end exclusive audiobook dealEngadgetEU says Amazon, Apple have scrapped exclusivity obligations for audiobooksMarketWatchCult of Mac -Reuters -9 to 5 Mac -WHIOall 17 news articles »

The ECB's January Policy Decision - Wall Street Journal;

The ECB's January Policy Decision - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalThe ECB's January Policy DecisionWall Street JournalThe European Central Bank is expected to keep rates steady at its meeting Thursday and make no changes to its bond-buying program after extending but scaling back stimulus in December. SHARE. Facebook; Twitter; Email ...Draghi Urges German Patience on Inflation as Euro Area RecoversBloombergECB live blog: Mario Draghi expected to maintain dovish courseMarketWatch (blog)ECB maintains stimulus, tells critics: 'Be Patient'ReutersBusiness Insider -U.S. News & World Report -CNBC -TheStreet.comall 267 news articles »

Market Recon: Interest Rates, Inflation Take Center Stage - TheStreet.com;

Market Recon: Interest Rates, Inflation Take Center Stage - TheStreet.com

U.S. News & World ReportMarket Recon: Interest Rates, Inflation Take Center StageTheStreet.com"Remember not only to say the right thing in the right place, but far more difficult still, to leave unsaid the wrong thing at the tempting moment." -- Benjamin Franklin. The Doctor Has Spoken. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen spoke on Wednesday ...10 things you need to know todayBusiness InsiderEMERGING MARKETS-Stocks, currencies fall after Fed's Yellen signals rate hikesReutersDollar weakens as investors look to Draghi and US inaugurationMarketWatchNasdaq -New York Times -Bloomberg -CNBCall 277 news articles »

Sallie Mae (SLM) Q4 Earnings in Line; 2017 View Upbeat - Zacks.com;

Sallie Mae (SLM) Q4 Earnings in Line; 2017 View Upbeat - Zacks.com

cleveland.comSallie Mae (SLM) Q4 Earnings in Line; 2017 View UpbeatZacks.comSallie Mae's (SLM - Free Report) fourth-quarter 2016 core earnings of 15 cents per share were in line with the Zacks Consensus Estimate. Compared to the prior-year quarter, the bottom line declined 25%. Results reflected increased net interest income.CFPB Sues Nation's Largest Student Loan Company Navient for Failing Borrowers at Every Stage of Repayment ...Consumer Financial Protection BureauCFPB complaint - Consumer Financial Protection BureauConsumer Financial Protection Bureauall 134 news articles »

Britain 'open for business', Prime Minister tells World Economic Forum - Belfast Telegraph;

Britain 'open for business', Prime Minister tells World Economic Forum - Belfast Telegraph

Belfast TelegraphBritain 'open for business', Prime Minister tells World Economic ForumBelfast TelegraphTheresa May has told world leaders and corporate chiefs that Britain remains "open for business" despite its decision to leave the European Union. In a speech to the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, the Prime Minister insisted that Brexit ...and more »

Pearson plunges as digital switch forces new profit warning - CNBC;

Pearson plunges as digital switch forces new profit warning - CNBC

CNBCPearson plunges as digital switch forces new profit warningCNBCEducation group Pearson lost almost a third of its market value on Wednesday after it ditched its profit and dividend forecasts in a battle to respond to a shift to digital that has already hit the music and newspaper industries. The world's biggest ...Pearson's Textbook MistakeBloombergPearson shares dive 26% on profit warningMarketWatchPearson's Shares Collapse 30% As North American Pressures Intensify. Is It Time To Buy Or Sell?ForbesReuters -Wall Street Journal -BBC News -Financial Timesall 49 news articles »

Trump rally powers Goldman Sachs and Citigroup profits - BBC News;

Trump rally powers Goldman Sachs and Citigroup profits - BBC News

Kansas City StarTrump rally powers Goldman Sachs and Citigroup profitsBBC NewsThe stock market rally that followed Donald Trump's surprise presidential victory helped Goldman Sachs profits to soar in the three months to December. The US investment bank posted net profit of $2.15bn in the fourth quarter, up from $574m for the ...Goldman Sachs earnings boosted by tradingMarketWatchGoldman Sachs profit soars on post-election surge in tradingReutersStock Futures Inch Higher as Citigroup, Goldman Sachs Get Trading BoostTheStreet.comUSA TODAY -Nasdaq -CNNMoney -ValueWalkall 64 news articles »

Loonie in Hottest Streak Since 1970 as U.S. Dollar Retreats - Bloomberg;

Loonie in Hottest Streak Since 1970 as U.S. Dollar Retreats - Bloomberg

ReutersLoonie in Hottest Streak Since 1970 as U.S. Dollar RetreatsBloombergThe Canadian dollar is off to its best annual start since it became a floating currency in 1970 amid a pullback in its U.S. peer and signs the economy might be picking up speed. The loonie has rallied 3 percent this year, part of a broad-based surge ...Stocks, dollar steady after Trump-led dipReutersWorld Stocks Turn Lower as Investors Monitor Volatile DollarNew York TimesAsian stocks close mixed as investors warily await TrumpMarketWatchNasdaq -Yahoo Finance -DailyFX -Yahoo Newsall 188 news articles »

US Industrial Production Rose 0.8% in December - Wall Street Journal;

US Industrial Production Rose 0.8% in December - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalUS Industrial Production Rose 0.8% in DecemberWall Street JournalWASHINGTON—U.S. industrial output rose at the fastest pace in more than two years in December as activity surged at utilities and manufacturers inched ahead, the latest sign of steady but unspectacular economic growth. Industrial production—a measure ...US industrial output rises 0.8 percent as utilities surgeReutersIndustrial production sees strongest rise in two years in DecemberMarketWatchUS industrial output rose in December; best pace in 2 yearsU.S. News & World ReportYahoo News -Nasdaq -Washington Post -Benzingaall 15 news articles »

Wilbur Ross says he's

Wilbur Ross says he's "pro sensible trade" in audition to be commerce sec - USA TODAY

USA TODAYWilbur Ross says he's "pro sensible trade" in audition to be commerce secUSA TODAYWilbur Ross, the billionaire financier nominated by Donald Trump to be secretary of Commerce, is expected to testify Wednesday that he will work with the President-elect to negotiate trade deals that are “sensible” and take advantage the U.S. trading ...Can Wilbur Ross engineer a turnaround at Commerce?The Hill (blog)Trump's pick for Commerce secretary will face questions on trade and conflicts of interestLos Angeles TimesWilbur Ross faces the Commerce Committee: 5 issues to watchPoliticoBloomberg -Washington Post -TheStreet.com -ABC Newsall 53 news articles »

Consumer Prices in U.S. Rise for Fifth Month on Shelter, Gas - Bloomberg;

Consumer Prices in U.S. Rise for Fifth Month on Shelter, Gas - Bloomberg

BloombergConsumer Prices in U.S. Rise for Fifth Month on Shelter, GasBloombergThe cost of living in the U.S. climbed for a fifth month on the back of shelter and fuel prices, pushing inflation closer to the Federal Reserve's goal. The consumer-price index rose 0.3 percent in December, matching the median projection of economists ...US Consumer Prices Up 2.1% in December from Year EarlierWall Street JournalHigher gasoline, rental costs boost US consumer inflationReutersUS consumer prices up moderate 0.3 percent in DecemberU.S. News & World ReportMarketWatch -USA TODAY -Business Insider -Nasdaqall 179 news articles »

US accuses JPMorgan of mortgage discrimination in lawsuit - USA TODAY;

US accuses JPMorgan of mortgage discrimination in lawsuit - USA TODAY

USA TODAYUS accuses JPMorgan of mortgage discrimination in lawsuitUSA TODAYThe U.S. government filed a lawsuit Wednesday accusing JPMorgan Chase of discriminating against "thousands" of black, Hispanic mortgage borrowers from 2006 through 2009. The bank charged minority borrowers higher mortgage interest rates and fees ...US sues JPMorgan for alleged mortgage discriminationCNBCHow Bad Could JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM) Stock Get?NasdaqJ P Morgan Chase & Co (JPM) is Deprince Race & Zollo Inc.'s 6th Largest PositionThe Cerbat GemBloomberg -Market Digest -Community Financial News -BBNSall 80 news articles »

Exxon Mobil to Buy Bass Family Assets, Double Permian Yield - Nasdaq;

Exxon Mobil to Buy Bass Family Assets, Double Permian Yield - Nasdaq

CNNMoneyExxon Mobil to Buy Bass Family Assets, Double Permian YieldNasdaqExxon Mobil CorporationXOM recently announced its intention to more than double its Permian Basin resource of 6 billion barrels of oil equivalent. The company aims to achieve this through the buyout of companies owned by the Bass family of Fort Worth, TX.Exxon Goes Big on Shale With $5.6 Billion Deal—Energy JournalWall Street Journal (blog)Exxon Mobil joins wildcatters in West Texas surgeHouston ChronicleExxon doubling Permian Basin holdings in US for up to $6.6 billionReutersWGNO -ABC News -MarketWatch -Benchmark Monitorall 116 news articles »

Davos Elite Searches for Fixes to Save Its System From Populists - Bloomberg;

Davos Elite Searches for Fixes to Save Its System From Populists - Bloomberg

BloombergDavos Elite Searches for Fixes to Save Its System From PopulistsBloombergThe great and the good of Davos agree they have a problem with populism. Finding a solution is the hard part. On the second day of the World Economic Forum's annual meeting in the Swiss Alps, delegates disagreed on how best to address the upending of ...Lagarde admits IMF's 'harsh' conversion to inequality crisisYahoo NewsIMF's Lagarde says 'I told you so' on populist backlashCNBCMiddle classes in crisis, IMF's Christine Lagarde tells Davos 2017The GuardianAtlanta Journal Constitution -NDTV -Livemint -Evening Standardall 24 news articles »

Why Joe Biden was a most unusual — and effective — vice president - Washington Post;

Why Joe Biden was a most unusual — and effective — vice president - Washington Post

Washington PostWhy Joe Biden was a most unusual — and effective — vice presidentWashington PostIn two unprecedented acts in 48 hours, President Barack Obama confirmed yet again the essential role Vice President Joe Biden has played in his administration. Obama's shout-out to Biden during his Farewell Address was unique enough, but the ...Read Joe Biden's Speech Warning of the Collapse of the 'World Order'FortuneBiden to Davos: Top 1% 'not carrying their weight'BBC NewsBiden at Davos: Russia is greatest threat to democracyUSA TODAYPolitico -Bloomberg -Business Insider -Wall Street Journalall 345 news articles »