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Sears Holdings Corp. (SHLD) said Tuesday it is bringing paint back to its stores after a four-year hiatus, citing rising home improvement projects due to a strong housing market. The retailer will be reintroducing paint in 23 stores across the country...

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After reporting a marginal decline in U.S. consumer confidence in the previous month, the Conference Board released a report on Tuesday showing that consumer confidence rebounded strongly in the month of August.

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Most recent polls show Donald Trump trailing Hillary Clinton in the race for the White House, but the results of a new NBC News/SurveyMonkey Weekly Election Tracking Poll suggest the Republican presidential nominee has narrowed the gap against his Democratic...

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While selling pressure has remained somewhat subdued, stocks are seeing moderate weakness in mid-day trading on Tuesday. The losses on the day have partly offset the strength that was seen in the previous session.

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Actor Gene Wilder, who was known for being in "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory" and "Young Frankenstein," died at the age of 83, according to BBC News. Wilder passed away on Sunday night at his home in Stamford, Connecticut. The actor's death...

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Too many hours of sitting may be dangerous even for those with active lifestyles, according to a new study from researcher at the Center for Cardiovascular Lifestyle Medicine at Winthrop-University Hospital in Mineola, N.Y. "All studies are indicating...

MitsubishiRecalls-082416.jpg Mitsubishi has recalled more than 80,000 cars from the 2015-2016 model years for CVT defect that could cause acceleration delay. During initial acceleration from a standstill, or when accelerating again after either constant speed operation or coasting...
UnderArmour-082416.jpg Athletic clothing company Under Armour has ended sponsorship of a female hunter after a video that showed her husband killing a bear caused an outrage. Sponsorship of Sarah Bowmar, the wife and hunting companion of US hunter Josh Bowmar, was dropped...
wallstreet3-121214_23Aug16.jpg After moving notably higher in early trading, stocks gave back some ground but managed to end the day modestly higher. The major averages ended the day in positive territory.
Intuit-INTU-082316.jpg Intuit Inc., (INTU) Tuesday said it swung to a loss in the fourth quarter and the accounting software maker also detailed a weak outlook. Intuit reported fourth-quarter loss of $40 million or $0.16 per share, compared with last year's profit of $14...
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DonaldTrumpCampaignRally-083016.jpg Most recent polls show Donald Trump trailing Hillary Clinton in the race for the White House, but the results of a new NBC News/SurveyMonkey Weekly Election Tracking Poll suggest the Republican presidential nominee has narrowed the gap against his Democratic rival.
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senate-democrats-083016.jpg Citing mounting evidence of a direct connection between the Russian government and Donald Trump's presidential campaign, Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., has asked the FBI to investigate Russian tampering with the upcoming election.
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EEC-083016.jpgEurozone economic confidence deteriorated to a five-month low in August reflecting widespread weakness across sectors, adding to concerns that risks to growth intensified after the Brexit vote. The economic confidence index fell more-than-expected to 103.5 from 104.5 in July, survey data from the European Commission showed Tuesday.
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Too many hours of sitting may be dangerous even for those with active lifestyles, according to a new study from researcher at the Center for Cardiovascular Lifestyle Medicine at Winthrop-University Hospital in Mineola, N.Y. "All studies are indicating that moving more throughout the day -- in addition to getting the recommended 30 minutes of moderate activity on a daily basis . . ."
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The majority of the European markets ended Tuesday's session with solid gains. The FTSE 100 of the U.K. was a notable exception, following their long holiday weekend. The uncertain outlook for U.S. interest rates remains the chief concern among the investor community. The strength of the U.S. employment...
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The European Union's executive arm has ordered the Irish government to recover up to 13 billion euros, or $14.5 billion, in taxes from Apple Inc. The European Commission said it has concluded that Ireland granted the U.S. tech giant undue tax benefits of up to 13 billion euros, which is illegal under EU state aid rules. Shares of Apple are down 1 percent in pre-market activity.
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Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (RIGL) announced Tuesday that fostamatinib, its oral spleen tyrosine kinase or SYK inhibitor, met the primary endpoint in the first of two double-blind studies in the FIT Phase 3 clinical program for the treatment of adult... More
In response to media queries, The Presidency wanted to correct the erroneous impression created by a Johannesburg newspaper that Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has met "with officials from the Chinese Communist Party, who allegedly raised concern about...
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Nintendo3ds-083016.jpg Nintendo has launched a new handheld gaming system Galaxy 3DS XL. The new game will combine portable gaming along with 3D technology. Priced at $199.99, it will be available on stores from this week.
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Economic Calendar
DateIndicatorPeriodCountry
08/30/16 10:0Consumer Confidence IndexAUG United States
08/30/16 10:0Official Foreign ReservesAUG 26 Mexico
08/30/16 9:0S&P/Case-Shiller Composite-20 (Y-o-Y)JUN United States
08/30/16 9:0S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price IndexJUN United States
08/30/16 8:30Industrial Product Price (M-o-M)JUL Canada
08/30/16 8:30Industrial Product Price (Y-o-Y)JUL Canada
Complete Economic Calendar
FDA Calendar
Event DateSymbolDrug NameEvent Name
11/16/16VRX, VRX.TOBrodalumab (BLA)FDA decision on Brodalumab for treatment of patients with moderate-to-severe plaque psoriasis.
11/16/16DVAXHEPLISAV-B (BLA)FDA panel review of HEPLISAV-B for immunization of adults against hepatitis B infection
11/12/16GILDTenofovir Alafenamide (TAF) (NDA)FDA decision on TAF for treatment of chronic hepatitis B
11/11/16BMYOpdivo (sBLA)FDA decision on Opdivo for previously treated recurrent or metastatic squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck
11/05/16AMGNEnbrel (sBLA) FDA decision on Enbrel for the expanded use to treat pediatric patients with chronic severe plaque psoriasis.
Complete FDA Calendar