Archive for July 22nd, 2011

Markets flat on mixed earnings, Caterpillar slumps (Reuters)

July 22, 2011
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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Stocks were little changed on Friday as a profit miss from Caterpillar and disappointing sales from Microsoft offset strong earnings from GE and McDonald’s and a new deal to help Greece.
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Appeals court strikes down SEC’s proxy access (Reuters)

July 22, 2011
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) -A appeals court rejected a new Securities and Exchange Commission rule designed to make it easier for shareholders to nominate directors to corporate boards on Friday.
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Second Greece bailout sends Asia stocks higher (AP)

July 22, 2011
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TOKYO – Asian shares rose Friday after European leaders agreed on a massive new bailout plan for Greece and broader measures to deal with the continent’s debt problems.
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U.S. debt news and euro debt agreement fuel rally (Reuters)

July 22, 2011
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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Stocks climbed on Thursday as signs of progress on the U.S. debt talks and concrete action from Europe on its own debt crisis heartened investors.
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Now Everybody Wants To Be A Part Of It: Municipality Insurance New York

July 22, 2011
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Since its inception in 1993, municipality insurance New York has worked like a charm.  It is rather as if the proverbial lamp set on a hill: It lights the way for leaders tasked with running the day-to-day operations of local government not only in the United States but the rest of the world. It...
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