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HHS: Obamacare saved consumers $9 billion
HHS releases Obamacare statistics in wake of ruling that could unravel plan Bloomberg
Officials release barrage of enrollment statistics as court ruling threatens to unravel program.

Poll: Do airline disasters make you rethink travel?
A message for pilot Zaharie Ahmad Shah (C), captain of the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, is pictured at an event to express solidarity to the family members of passengers onboard the plane, in Subang Jaya March 16, 2014. Police are combing through the personal, political and religious backgrounds of pilots and crew of the missing Malaysian jetliner, a senior officer said on Sunday, trying to work out why someone aboard flew the plane hundreds of miles off course.  REUTERS/Samsul Said (MALAYSIA - Tags: DISASTER TRANSPORT)  Reuters
Air Algerie crash is latest in a spate of incidents that has some would-be travelers rethinking plans.
Algerie flight crashed, Algerian officials say
Your next plane flight could be over a war zone
Why the markets brush off horrific world events
EU looks set to ban trading in Russia stocks: FT
Norway warns of terror attack

Obama: Firms that avoid taxes renounce citizenship
Obama says companies avoiding taxes are renouncing citizenship Reuters
In face of “inversion” trend, Obama gets set to go on a corporate-tax offensive.

5 amazing products
thanks to crowdfunding
5 amazing things that wouldn’t exist without crowdfunding Panono
Futuristic products can be had here and now with a little start-up money, writes Jurica Dujmovic.

Surprising ways to pay for your dream trip abroad
Surprising ways to pay for your dream trip abroad Shutterstock
Crowdfunding, and other ways to make international travel a reality — on any budget.
5 cities where the world’s ultrawealthy cluster

U.S. new-home sales
hit a three-month low
SAN ANSELMO, CA - FEBRUARY 21:  Real estate agents tour a home for sale during an open house on February 21, 2013 in San Anselmo, California. According to the National Association of Realtors, sales of previously owned homes were up 0.4 percent in January to a 4.92 million annual rate.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) Getty Images
The sales pace of new single-family homes drops to a three-month low, adding to worries about the housing market’s recovery.

Where have all the iPad buyers gone?
Where have all the iPad buyers gone? Bloomberg
Why sales of Apple’s tablets fell for the second straight quarter.
Why Apple may never top the iPhone
Apple investors should prepare for iBummer
Why Apple shares will jump to $110 this year
This Apple supplier’s shares are flying high

Need to know
IMF cuts its 2014 global growth forecast
Obama and Ryan agree on a way to fight poverty
Facebook surges; TripAdvisor, Dunkin’ tumble
Wal-Mart’s U.S. CEO replaced by Asia boss
ECB website hacked, with personal data stolen
Amazon’s Kindle, Fire, expenses in spotlight

Man Booker nod for crowd-funded novel
Paul Kingsnorth's book breaks new ground in making the prestigious competition’s longlist.

What Citadel’s Griffin teaches us about divorce
Lessons from Chicago hedge-fund billionaire Ken Griffin’s divorce filing.

Mars North America raises u.s. chocolate Prices by 7%
Chocolate prices are rising
The maker of M&Ms and Snickers bars is hiking prices for the first time since March 2011.
Hershey profit up 5.4% despite rising costs

In defense of soda, an American tradition
Charles Passy defends the humble soda pop against a political onslaught.

Chinese tycoon slammed
for big Harvard gift
A $15 million gift to Harvard University by a high-profile Chinese property tycoon has sparked an unusual wave of public criticism.
China firm sues Paramount on 'Transformers'
Qualcomm profit up, but challenges in China

Mideast peace campaign goes viral
A push against online anger over the Israeli-Palestinian conflict in Gaza is drawing attention, even as the fighting rages on.
U.S. lifts ban on carriers flying into Tel Aviv
Israel may be guilty of war crimes: UN official

Best walk-up music in baseball?
St. Louis Cardinals back-up catcher Tony Cruz may not be the biggest hitter, but his walk-up music is outstanding.

Traders are walking zombies on Wall Street
Analysis: Forces have converged, putting an end to the age-old investment profession, writes Howard Gold.
One chart on why S&P rally is nothing to fear
Farrell: Why Great Crash of 2016 could happen
Ashbaugh charts 'slow-motion breakout'
Arends: When Dow hits 20,000, stocks crash?

How dying too rich can hurt you and your estate
RetireMentors: Denying yourself to save more money for heirs can have unintended consequences, warns Charlie Jordan.
Yahoo Ending: Japan's one-stop afterlife shop
The new generation gap is all about money

Feeling lucky? Picking a
hot fund is a
1-in-2,862 shot
RetireMentors: Your chances of picking the next hot fund are literally the same as getting hit by lightning, says Mitch Tuchman.
CGM Focus Fund investors missed the party
/conga/frontpage.html 314881
What's next for emerging markets
Emerging markets at 19-month high: Now what?
Five things to know as emerging-markets stocks hit their highest level since January 2013.
5 things to know on Saudi Arabia stock market

Canadian banks map out U.S. invasion
RBC is leading the charge as the big Canadian lenders seek opportunities south of their border.
David Marsh: Why are BRICS starting a bank?

How to save on back-to-school
Get the most from back-to-
school sales

Almost one-quarter of American families want to spend less on supplies this year. Here are ways they can save both money and time.

10 countries where people smoke the most
In the wake of the $23 billion jury verdict against Reynolds, where smoking remains most prevalent.
E-cigarettes not savior of tobacco industry?
Tobacco muni bonds face a trying time

Shorter workweek could mean better work
Billionaire Carlos Slim advocates a three-day workweek, saying it would boost our quality of life. It might be good for the economy, too.
You may actually be getting too much sleep
/conga/today.html 314869

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Unchanged
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Dow
/quotes/zigman/627449/realtime 17,089 +2 0.01%
Nasdaq
/quotes/zigman/12633936/realtime 4,476 +2 0.04%
S&P 500
/quotes/zigman/3870025/realtime 1,989 +2 0.11%
GlobalDow
/quotes/zigman/629063/realtime 2,645 +7 0.28%
Gold
/quotes/zigman/635641/delayed 1,293 -14 1.05%
Oil
/quotes/zigman/2196854/delayed 102.32 -0.80 0.78%
FTSE 100
/quotes/zigman/3173262/delayed 6,821 +23 0.34%
DAX
/quotes/zigman/2380246/delayed 9,794 +41 0.42%
CAC 40
/quotes/zigman/3173214/delayed 4,411 +34 0.78%
FTSE MIB
/quotes/zigman/1482176/delayed 21,256 +424 2.04%
IBEX 35
/quotes/zigman/2759620/delayed 10,861 +202 1.89%
Stoxx 600
/quotes/zigman/2380150/delayed 344 +1 0.43%
Asia Dow
/quotes/zigman/6959860/realtime 3,323 +11 0.35%
Nikkei 225
/quotes/zigman/5986735/delayed 15,284 -44 0.29%
Hang Seng
/quotes/zigman/2622475/delayed 24,142 +170 0.71%
Shanghai
/quotes/zigman/1859015/delayed 2,105 +27 1.28%
Sensex
/quotes/zigman/1652085/delayed 26,272 +125 0.48%
Singapore
/quotes/zigman/1709939/delayed 3,354 +13 0.39%
Euro
/quotes/zigman/4867933/realtime/sampled 1.35 +0.00 0.03%
Yen
/quotes/zigman/4868099/realtime/sampled 101.83 +0.34 0.33%
Pound
/quotes/zigman/4867886/realtime/sampled 1.70 -0.01 0.37%
Australia$
/quotes/zigman/4867876/realtime/sampled 0.94 0.00 0.43%
DXY Index
/quotes/zigman/1652083/delayed 80.86 +0.04 0.05%
WSJ $ Idx
/quotes/zigman/9625991/realtime 73.27 +0.14 0.20%
U.S. 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866666/realtime 2.51 +0.05 1.90%
German 10y
/quotes/zigman/15866409/realtime 1.18 +0.03 2.55%
Italy 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866497/realtime 2.63 -0.01 0.25%
Spain 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866444/realtime 2.56 +0.01 0.50%
U.K. 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866328/realtime 2.61 +0.05 1.96%
Japan 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866525/realtime 0.53 -0.01 1.27%
Crude Oil
102 -1 0.78%
Gold
1,293 -14 1.05%
Corn
/quotes/zigman/3098927/delayed 368 -3 0.67%
DJIA F
/quotes/zigman/21588489/delayed 17,026 +1 0.01%
S&P F
/quotes/zigman/20258909/delayed 1,984 +3 0.14%
Silver
/quotes/zigman/12294966/delayed 21 0 2.31%

Quotes

Symbol Price Change % Change
FB /quotes/nls/fb 75.82 4.53 6.35%
AAPL /quotes/nls/aapl 96.90 -0.30 -0.30%
GOOG /quotes/nls/goog 594.91 -1.07 -0.18%
BAC /quotes/nls/bac 15.61 0.09 0.58%
C /quotes/nls/c 50.21 0.03 0.05%
F /quotes/nls/f 17.86 0.08 0.42%
T /quotes/nls/t 35.55 -0.34 -0.93%
BP /quotes/nls/bp 51.41 0.22 0.42%
GE /quotes/nls/ge 26.00 0.09 0.33%
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5 yr CD
1.4%
2 yr CD
0.8%
1 yr CD
0.7%
MMA $10K+
0.3%
MMA $50K+
0.6%

National averages from Bankrate.com

You Don’t Need Another Credit Card, You Need A Better One.
Avg. APR Last Week 6 Months
Low Interest 10.37% 10.37% 10.46%
Balance Transfer 12.64% 12.64% 12.55%
Business 12.80% 12.80% 12.98%
Student 13.27% 13.27% 13.27%
Cash Back 14.91% 14.91% 14.62%
Reward 15.00% 15.00% 14.91%
Airline 15.46% 15.46% 14.51%
Bad Credit 22.73% 22.73% 23.48%
Instant Approval 28.00% 28.00% 28.00%
Source:CreditCards.com
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HHS: Obamacare saved consumers $9 billion
HHS releases Obamacare statistics in wake of ruling that could unravel plan Bloomberg
Officials release barrage of enrollment statistics as court ruling threatens to unravel program.

Poll: Do airline disasters make you rethink travel?
A message for pilot Zaharie Ahmad Shah (C), captain of the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, is pictured at an event to express solidarity to the family members of passengers onboard the plane, in Subang Jaya March 16, 2014. Police are combing through the personal, political and religious backgrounds of pilots and crew of the missing Malaysian jetliner, a senior officer said on Sunday, trying to work out why someone aboard flew the plane hundreds of miles off course.  REUTERS/Samsul Said (MALAYSIA - Tags: DISASTER TRANSPORT) Reuters
Air Algerie crash is latest in a spate of incidents that has some would-be travelers rethinking plans.
Algerie flight crashed, Algerian officials say
Why the markets brush off horrific world events
EU looks set to ban trading in Russia stocks: FT
Norway warns of terror attack

Obama: Firms that avoid taxes renounce citizenship
Obama says companies avoiding taxes are renouncing citizenship Reuters
In face of “inversion” trend, Obama gets set to go on a corporate-tax offensive.

5 amazing products
thanks to crowdfunding
5 amazing things that wouldn’t exist without crowdfunding Panono
Futuristic products can be had here and now with a little start-up money, writes Jurica Dujmovic.

Surprising ways to pay for your dream trip abroad
Surprising ways to pay for your dream trip abroad Shutterstock
Crowdfunding, and other ways to make international travel a reality — on any budget.
5 cities where the world’s ultrawealthy cluster

U.S. new-home sales
hit a three-month low
SAN ANSELMO, CA - FEBRUARY 21:  Real estate agents tour a home for sale during an open house on February 21, 2013 in San Anselmo, California. According to the National Association of Realtors, sales of previously owned homes were up 0.4 percent in January to a 4.92 million annual rate.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) Getty Images
The sales pace of new single-family homes drops to a three-month low, adding to worries about the housing market’s recovery.

Where have all the iPad buyers gone?
Where have all the iPad buyers gone? Bloomberg
Why sales of Apple’s tablets fell for the second straight quarter.
Why Apple may never top the iPhone
Apple investors should prepare for iBummer
Why Apple shares will jump to $110 this year
This Apple supplier’s shares are flying high

Need to know
IMF cuts its 2014 global growth forecast
Obama and Ryan agree on a way to fight poverty
Facebook surges; TripAdvisor, Dunkin’ tumble
Wal-Mart’s U.S. CEO replaced by Asia boss
ECB website hacked, with personal data stolen
Amazon’s Kindle, Fire, expenses in spotlight

Man Booker nod for crowd-funded novel
Paul Kingsnorth's book breaks new ground in making the prestigious competition’s longlist.

What Citadel’s Griffin teaches us about divorce
Lessons from Chicago hedge-fund billionaire Ken Griffin’s divorce filing.

Mars North America raises u.s. chocolate Prices by 7%
Chocolate prices are rising
The maker of M&Ms and Snickers bars is hiking prices for the first time since March 2011.
Hershey profit up 5.4% despite rising costs

In defense of soda, an American tradition
Charles Passy defends the humble soda pop against a political onslaught.

Chinese tycoon slammed
for big Harvard gift
A $15 million gift to Harvard University by a high-profile Chinese property tycoon has sparked an unusual wave of public criticism.
China firm sues Paramount on 'Transformers'
Qualcomm profit up, but challenges in China

Mideast peace campaign goes viral
A push against online anger over the Israeli-Palestinian conflict in Gaza is drawing attention, even as the fighting rages on.
U.S. lifts ban on carriers flying into Tel Aviv
Israel may be guilty of war crimes: UN official

Best walk-up music in baseball?
St. Louis Cardinals back-up catcher Tony Cruz may not be the biggest hitter, but his walk-up music is outstanding.

Traders are walking zombies on Wall Street
Analysis: Forces have converged, putting an end to the age-old investment profession, writes Howard Gold.
One chart on why S&P rally is nothing to fear
Farrell: Why Great Crash of 2016 could happen
Ashbaugh charts 'slow-motion breakout'
Arends: When Dow hits 20,000, stocks crash?

How dying too rich can hurt you and your estate
RetireMentors: Denying yourself to save more money for heirs can have unintended consequences, warns Charlie Jordan.
Yahoo Ending: Japan's one-stop afterlife shop
The new generation gap is all about money

Feeling lucky? Picking a
hot fund is a
1-in-2,862 shot
RetireMentors: Your chances of picking the next hot fund are literally the same as getting hit by lightning, says Mitch Tuchman.
CGM Focus Fund investors missed the party
/conga/frontpage.html 314880
What's next for emerging markets
Emerging markets at 19-month high: Now what?
Five things to know as emerging-markets stocks hit their highest level since January 2013.
5 things to know on Saudi Arabia stock market

Canadian banks map out U.S. invasion
RBC is leading the charge as the big Canadian lenders seek opportunities south of their border.
David Marsh: Why are BRICS starting a bank?

How to save on back-to-school
Get the most from back-to-
school sales

Almost one-quarter of American families want to spend less on supplies this year. Here are ways they can save both money and time.

10 countries where people smoke the most
In the wake of the $23 billion jury verdict against Reynolds, where smoking remains most prevalent.
E-cigarettes not savior of tobacco industry?
Tobacco muni bonds face a trying time

Shorter workweek could mean better work
Billionaire Carlos Slim advocates a three-day workweek, saying it would boost our quality of life. It might be good for the economy, too.
You may actually be getting too much sleep
/conga/today.html 314869

Markets »

28.39MDow Volume:
Avg Vol: 80.37M
Unchanged
224
Decliners
2937
Advancers
3148
Price Chg %Chg 1 Day
Range: 1 Day
  • 1 Day
  • 5 Days
  • 1 Month
  • 3 Months
  • 6 Months
  • 1 Year
  • 2 Years
Dow
/quotes/zigman/627449/realtime 17,089 +2 0.01%
Nasdaq
/quotes/zigman/12633936/realtime 4,476 +2 0.05%
S&P 500
/quotes/zigman/3870025/realtime 1,989 +2 0.12%
GlobalDow
/quotes/zigman/629063/realtime 2,645 +7 0.28%
Gold
/quotes/zigman/635641/delayed 1,293 -14 1.06%
Oil
/quotes/zigman/2196854/delayed 102.28 -0.84 0.81%
FTSE 100
/quotes/zigman/3173262/delayed 6,821 +23 0.34%
DAX
/quotes/zigman/2380246/delayed 9,794 +41 0.42%
CAC 40
/quotes/zigman/3173214/delayed 4,411 +34 0.78%
FTSE MIB
/quotes/zigman/1482176/delayed 21,256 +424 2.04%
IBEX 35
/quotes/zigman/2759620/delayed 10,861 +202 1.89%
Stoxx 600
/quotes/zigman/2380150/delayed 344 +1 0.43%
Asia Dow
/quotes/zigman/6959860/realtime 3,323 +11 0.35%
Nikkei 225
/quotes/zigman/5986735/delayed 15,284 -44 0.29%
Hang Seng
/quotes/zigman/2622475/delayed 24,142 +170 0.71%
Shanghai
/quotes/zigman/1859015/delayed 2,105 +27 1.28%
Sensex
/quotes/zigman/1652085/delayed 26,272 +125 0.48%
Singapore
/quotes/zigman/1709939/delayed 3,354 +13 0.39%
Euro
/quotes/zigman/4867933/realtime/sampled 1.35 +0.00 0.05%
Yen
/quotes/zigman/4868099/realtime/sampled 101.83 +0.34 0.33%
Pound
/quotes/zigman/4867886/realtime/sampled 1.70 -0.01 0.37%
Australia$
/quotes/zigman/4867876/realtime/sampled 0.94 0.00 0.41%
DXY Index
/quotes/zigman/1652083/delayed 80.86 +0.04 0.05%
WSJ $ Idx
/quotes/zigman/9625991/realtime 73.27 +0.14 0.20%
U.S. 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866666/realtime 2.51 +0.05 1.83%
German 10y
/quotes/zigman/15866409/realtime 1.18 +0.03 2.55%
Italy 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866497/realtime 2.63 -0.01 0.25%
Spain 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866444/realtime 2.56 +0.01 0.50%
U.K. 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866328/realtime 2.61 +0.05 1.96%
Japan 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866525/realtime 0.53 -0.01 1.27%
Crude Oil
102 -1 0.81%
Gold
1,293 -14 1.06%
Corn
/quotes/zigman/3098927/delayed 368 -3 0.74%
DJIA F
/quotes/zigman/21588489/delayed 17,028 +3 0.02%
S&P F
/quotes/zigman/20258909/delayed 1,984 +3 0.14%
Silver
/quotes/zigman/12294966/delayed 21 0 2.36%

Quotes

Symbol Price Change % Change
FB /quotes/nls/fb 75.94 4.65 6.52%
AAPL /quotes/nls/aapl 96.91 -0.28 -0.29%
GOOG /quotes/nls/goog 594.60 -1.38 -0.23%
BAC /quotes/nls/bac 15.61 0.09 0.55%
C /quotes/nls/c 50.21 0.03 0.05%
F /quotes/nls/f 17.84 0.06 0.34%
T /quotes/nls/t 35.54 -0.34 -0.95%
BP /quotes/nls/bp 51.41 0.22 0.43%
GE /quotes/nls/ge 26.00 0.09 0.34%
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5 yr CD
1.4%
2 yr CD
0.8%
1 yr CD
0.7%
MMA $10K+
0.3%
MMA $50K+
0.6%

National averages from Bankrate.com

You Don’t Need Another Credit Card, You Need A Better One.
Avg. APR Last Week 6 Months
Low Interest 10.37% 10.37% 10.46%
Balance Transfer 12.64% 12.64% 12.55%
Business 12.80% 12.80% 12.98%
Student 13.27% 13.27% 13.27%
Cash Back 14.91% 14.91% 14.62%
Reward 15.00% 15.00% 14.91%
Airline 15.46% 15.46% 14.51%
Bad Credit 22.73% 22.73% 23.48%
Instant Approval 28.00% 28.00% 28.00%
Source:CreditCards.com
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Raising a glass —not a shot glass — to tequila


The popularity of Mexico’s native spirit is growing in the U.S., where it's having its national day today.

HHS: Obamacare saved consumers $9 billion
HHS releases Obamacare statistics in wake of ruling that could unravel plan Bloomberg
Officials release barrage of enrollment statistics as court ruling threatens to unravel program.

Poll: Do airline disasters make you rethink travel?
A message for pilot Zaharie Ahmad Shah (C), captain of the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, is pictured at an event to express solidarity to the family members of passengers onboard the plane, in Subang Jaya March 16, 2014. Police are combing through the personal, political and religious backgrounds of pilots and crew of the missing Malaysian jetliner, a senior officer said on Sunday, trying to work out why someone aboard flew the plane hundreds of miles off course.  REUTERS/Samsul Said (MALAYSIA - Tags: DISASTER TRANSPORT)  Reuters
Air Algerie crash is latest in a spate of incidents that has some would-be travelers rethinking plans.
Algerie flight crashed, Algerian officials say
Your next plane flight could be over a war zone
Why the markets brush off horrific world events
EU looks set to ban trading in Russia stocks: FT
Norway warns of terror attack

Obama: Firms that avoid taxes renounce citizenship
Obama says companies avoiding taxes are renouncing citizenship Reuters
In face of “inversion” trend, Obama gets set to go on a corporate-tax offensive.

5 amazing products
thanks to crowdfunding
5 amazing things that wouldn’t exist without crowdfunding Panono
Futuristic products can be had here and now with a little start-up money, writes Jurica Dujmovic.

Surprising ways to pay for your dream trip abroad
Surprising ways to pay for your dream trip abroad Shutterstock
Crowdfunding, and other ways to make international travel a reality — on any budget.
5 cities where the world’s ultrawealthy cluster

U.S. new-home sales
hit a three-month low
SAN ANSELMO, CA - FEBRUARY 21:  Real estate agents tour a home for sale during an open house on February 21, 2013 in San Anselmo, California. According to the National Association of Realtors, sales of previously owned homes were up 0.4 percent in January to a 4.92 million annual rate.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) Getty Images
The sales pace of new single-family homes drops to a three-month low, adding to worries about the housing market’s recovery.

Where have all the iPad buyers gone?
Where have all the iPad buyers gone? Bloomberg
Why sales of Apple’s tablets fell for the second straight quarter.
Why Apple may never top the iPhone
Apple investors should prepare for iBummer
Why Apple shares will jump to $110 this year
This Apple supplier’s shares are flying high

Need to know
IMF cuts its 2014 global growth forecast
Obama and Ryan agree on a way to fight poverty
Facebook surges; TripAdvisor, Dunkin’ tumble
Wal-Mart’s U.S. CEO replaced by Asia boss
ECB website hacked, with personal data stolen
Amazon’s Kindle, Fire, expenses in spotlight

Man Booker nod for crowd-funded novel
Paul Kingsnorth's book breaks new ground in making the prestigious competition’s longlist.

What Citadel’s Griffin teaches us about divorce
Lessons from Chicago hedge-fund billionaire Ken Griffin’s divorce filing.

Mars North America raises u.s. chocolate Prices by 7%
Chocolate prices are rising
The maker of M&Ms and Snickers bars is hiking prices for the first time since March 2011.
Hershey profit up 5.4% despite rising costs

In defense of soda, an American tradition
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Decliners
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Dow
/quotes/zigman/627449/realtime 17,089 +2 0.01%
Nasdaq
/quotes/zigman/12633936/realtime 4,476 +2 0.04%
S&P 500
/quotes/zigman/3870025/realtime 1,989 +2 0.11%
GlobalDow
/quotes/zigman/629063/realtime 2,645 +7 0.28%
Gold
/quotes/zigman/635641/delayed 1,293 -14 1.05%
Oil
/quotes/zigman/2196854/delayed 102.32 -0.80 0.78%
FTSE 100
/quotes/zigman/3173262/delayed 6,821 +23 0.34%
DAX
/quotes/zigman/2380246/delayed 9,794 +41 0.42%
CAC 40
/quotes/zigman/3173214/delayed 4,411 +34 0.78%
FTSE MIB
/quotes/zigman/1482176/delayed 21,256 +424 2.04%
IBEX 35
/quotes/zigman/2759620/delayed 10,861 +202 1.89%
Stoxx 600
/quotes/zigman/2380150/delayed 344 +1 0.43%
Asia Dow
/quotes/zigman/6959860/realtime 3,323 +11 0.35%
Nikkei 225
/quotes/zigman/5986735/delayed 15,284 -44 0.29%
Hang Seng
/quotes/zigman/2622475/delayed 24,142 +170 0.71%
Shanghai
/quotes/zigman/1859015/delayed 2,105 +27 1.28%
Sensex
/quotes/zigman/1652085/delayed 26,272 +125 0.48%
Singapore
/quotes/zigman/1709939/delayed 3,354 +13 0.39%
Euro
/quotes/zigman/4867933/realtime/sampled 1.35 +0.00 0.03%
Yen
/quotes/zigman/4868099/realtime/sampled 101.83 +0.34 0.33%
Pound
/quotes/zigman/4867886/realtime/sampled 1.70 -0.01 0.37%
Australia$
/quotes/zigman/4867876/realtime/sampled 0.94 0.00 0.43%
DXY Index
/quotes/zigman/1652083/delayed 80.86 +0.04 0.05%
WSJ $ Idx
/quotes/zigman/9625991/realtime 73.27 +0.14 0.20%
U.S. 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866666/realtime 2.51 +0.05 1.90%
German 10y
/quotes/zigman/15866409/realtime 1.18 +0.03 2.55%
Italy 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866497/realtime 2.63 -0.01 0.25%
Spain 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866444/realtime 2.56 +0.01 0.50%
U.K. 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866328/realtime 2.61 +0.05 1.96%
Japan 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866525/realtime 0.53 -0.01 1.27%
Crude Oil
102 -1 0.78%
Gold
1,293 -14 1.05%
Corn
/quotes/zigman/3098927/delayed 368 -3 0.67%
DJIA F
/quotes/zigman/21588489/delayed 17,026 +1 0.01%
S&P F
/quotes/zigman/20258909/delayed 1,984 +3 0.14%
Silver
/quotes/zigman/12294966/delayed 21 0 2.31%

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FB /quotes/nls/fb 75.82 4.53 6.35%
AAPL /quotes/nls/aapl 96.92 -0.27 -0.28%
GOOG /quotes/nls/goog 594.91 -1.07 -0.18%
BAC /quotes/nls/bac 15.61 0.09 0.55%
C /quotes/nls/c 50.21 0.03 0.06%
F /quotes/nls/f 17.86 0.08 0.42%
T /quotes/nls/t 35.55 -0.33 -0.92%
BP /quotes/nls/bp 51.41 0.22 0.42%
GE /quotes/nls/ge 26.00 0.09 0.35%
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Balance Transfer 12.64% 12.64% 12.55%
Business 12.80% 12.80% 12.98%
Student 13.27% 13.27% 13.27%
Cash Back 14.91% 14.91% 14.62%
Reward 15.00% 15.00% 14.91%
Airline 15.46% 15.46% 14.51%
Bad Credit 22.73% 22.73% 23.48%
Instant Approval 28.00% 28.00% 28.00%
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