The yield on 10-year U.S. government paper rose Thursday, pushing back above the 2.6% level, a day after the Federal Reserves Beige Book anecdotally suggested a tighter labor market was finally translating into wage gains.
What are yields doing?
The yield on the benchmark 10-year U.S. Treasury note
U.S. small-caps have rebounded nicely off their February lows, but the benchmark Russell 2000 Index is still saddled with a modest year-to-date loss. Exchange-traded funds investors have the benefit of choosing from myriad small-cap funds, some of which have been solid performers this year.
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Memorial Day is the traditional start to summer, but the Fourth of July is when the season kicks into high gear. You dont have to go broke to enjoy the beach or backyard barbeques. In fact, you should be able to pick up many of the items you need on the cheap at dollar stores.
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Celgene (CELG) is rising on Thursday, on the heels of its mixed first quarter earnings report.
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Celgene said it earned $1.32 a share on revenue of $2.51 billion. Analysts were looking for earnings of $1.27 a share on revenue of $2.58 billion.
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The Carolina Panthers will be in San Francisco on February 7 to play the Denver Broncos on football’s biggest night.
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At first glance, it looked like Finish Line (FINL) posted pretty decent financial results.
The athletic footwear and apparel retailer matched estimates with fiscal second quarter EPS of 53 cents, with revenue above Street forecasts. Same-store sales rose 5.1%, also besting estimates.
So why is Finish Lines stock price tanking today with shares falling 5.5% to $22.67?