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Medical device company St. Jude Medical Inc. (STJ), on Friday said the report from Muddy Waters questioning the safety and security of its cardiac devices were "false and misleading." "We have examined the allegations made by Capital and MedSec on...

Hong Kong will on Monday release July figures for retail sales, highlighting a light day for Asia-Pacific economic activity. Retail sales were down 9.6 percent on year in June. Singapore will provide July numbers for producer prices; in June, producer...

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A new Mason-Dixon Polling & Research survey of likely Florida voters shows Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump essentially tied in the key swing state. The poll showed Clinton with a slim 44 percent to 42 percent lead over Trump in Florida, within the...

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While trading activity may be somewhat subdued, stocks are likely to move to the upside in early trading on Monday. The major index futures are currently pointing to a modestly higher open for the markets, with the Dow futures up by 16 points.

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Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson has inherited the mantle as the world's most highly paid actor. The former pro wrestler leapt from the number 11 spot last year to taking in $64.5 million between June 2015 and June 2016. The ranking appeared in a recent...

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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...

CPR-082216.jpg A Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd freight train derailed in Toronto after a collision with another train and caused a diesel leak near a residential area early Sunday. However, the leak was said to be quickly contained and there was no environmental risk from the incident.
wallstreet2-121214_22Aug16.jpg After ending the previous week little changed, stocks continue to turn in a lackluster performance during trading on Monday. The major averages moved to the downside at the open but have rebounded over the course of the morning.
ThinnerPS4-082216.jpg Electronics giant Sony Corp. (SON.L) reportedly plans to launch a new slimmer version of its gaming console PlayStation 4 next month. Sony expects the new console, unofficially dubbed the PS4 Slim, to help the company maintain demand for the console....
BonnieBaha-082216.jpg DoubleLine Capital LP's Co-Director and Portfolio Manager Bonnie Baha died. She was 57. Baha was heading Global Developed Credit Group at DoubleLIne. She has been considered as one of the best corporate credit analysts in the U.S.
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HillaryClintonPresidentialCampaign2-082616.jpg A new Mason-Dixon Polling & Research survey of likely Florida voters shows Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump essentially tied in the key swing state. The poll showed Clinton with a slim 44 percent to 42 percent lead over Trump in Florida, within the two-point gap within the poll's margin of error.
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CapitolBuilding-082516.jpg In a race that could play a big role in deciding control of the Senate, the results of a Mason-Dixon Polling & Research survey show a statistical tie in the Florida Senate race between Sen. Marco Rubio, F-Fla., and Rep. Patrick Murphy, D-Fla.
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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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Indian shares reversed early losses to end a tad higher on Monday, even as other Asian and European markets succumbed to selling pressure in the wake of hawkish comments from Fed Chair Janet Yellen and her deputy Stanley Fischer signaling that U.S. interest rates could rise as early as next month. The...
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Jewelry company Signet Jewelers Ltd., has announced that it will test a new technology at some of its Kay Jewelers outlets to confirm the authenticity of diamonds. Signet Jewelers, which owns the Kay, Zales and Jared jewelry chains, announced this decision in order to regain the trust of its customers...
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CTI BioPharma Corp. (CTIC) announced Monday that PERSIST-2, a randomized, controlled Phase 3 clinical trial of Pacritinib for high-risk patients with Advanced Myelofibrosis met one of the co-primary endpoints. Preliminary results demonstrated statistically... 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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internetusage-082516.jpg Internet access is growing worldwide, but there is still a long way to go before the entire world is completely wired, a study from the Pew Research Center has found. The study also noted that men have greater access to the Internet than women in many nations.
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Economic Calendar
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08/29/16 8:30Personal Income (M-o-M)JUL United States
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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.
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