Archive for August 25th, 2011

How much higher can Apple shares go without Jobs? (Reuters)

August 25, 2011
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NEW YORK (Reuters) – As far as investors can see, the outlook for Apple’s shares remains as bright as an iPad screen despite the resignation of Steve Jobs, the company’s legendary co-founder, as chief executive.
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Investors sanguine as Apple’s Jobs steps aside (Reuters)

August 25, 2011
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SAN FRANCISCO/NEW YORK (Reuters) – Apple Inc’s first day without Steve Jobs as chief executive looked awfully similar to most other days: its share price beat the broader stock market.
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Tense market falls ahead of Bernanke speech (Reuters)

August 25, 2011
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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Stocks fell on Thursday as investors raised cash ahead of a critical speech from Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke, hoping he will give them a clearer picture of the Fed’s plans for the struggling economy.
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Stocks sink, ending a three-day rally; Dow off 170 (AP)

August 25, 2011
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NEW YORK – A three-day stock rally ended much like it began, with a steep and sudden turn.
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singing waiters

August 25, 2011
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When you want to mark a special occasion in style and make it completely unique and memorable then there is a number of options you can choose; you can hire a DJ, mobile disco or even a barbershop quartet if you so wish! However, the demand for singing waiters has increased significantly in recent...
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Sports Uniforms, Star Athletes, and Encouragement

August 25, 2011
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Although it’s not one of the world’s most commonplace of occurrences, multi-sport athletes continue to thrive. Each year, the crop of young persons with an inherent capacity to train, compete, and excel in more than one sport yields many surprises. As it turns out, it’s not always as easy as it looks to predict...
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With Jobs out as CEO, Apple looks to the future (AP)

August 25, 2011
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SAN FRANCISCO – Since Steve Jobs’ return to Apple Inc. in 1997 as CEO, the company has been on an unparalleled upswing, highlighted by the immense popularity of the iPad and iPhone.
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Investors undaunted as Apple’s Jobs steps aside (Reuters)

August 25, 2011
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SAN FRANCISCO/LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Apple Inc began a new era on Thursday without Steve Jobs as chief executive, a momentous shift that surprised investors, but barely dented confidence in the near-term outlook for the stock.
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Wall Street falls about 1 percent, BofA rallies (Reuters)

August 25, 2011
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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Stocks fell about 1 percent on Thursday, tracking weakness in German and European shares and overshadowing Berkshire Hathaway’s investment in Bank of America (BAC.N) that lifted the beaten down financial sector.
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Flash slide in German stocks hurts world markets (AP)

August 25, 2011
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LONDON – A flash slide in Germany’s stock market dragged down indexes across the world, erasing earlier gains and shaking the confidence of investors who were cheering a $5 billion investment by Warren Buffet in Bank of America.
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