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WallStreet2-041112_01Apr15.jpg Sentiment on Wall Street remains cautious on Wednesday, as the major U.S. index futures point to a narrowly mixed. The futures have trimmed much of their early losses following the release of positive eurozone manufacturing data. Among the rest of the global markets, Asian stocks closed mixed, while the European markets are advancing strongly.

pharma-040115.jpg Shares of Dyax Corp. (DYAX) were up more than 49% in extended trading on Tuesday, following positive results from the company's phase 1b clinical trial of DX-2930, which is being developed for the prevention of hereditary angioedema attacks.

Synnex-Corporation-SNX-040115.jpg Here is a quick summary of the earnings reported after the bell Mar. 31. 1.AdCare Health Systems, Inc. (ADK) Net loss in the fourth quarter was $5.9 million, or $0.33 per share, compared with a net loss of $3.7 million, or $0.21 per share, in the fourth quarter last year. Revenues in the fourth...

Craft-Beer-Makers-040115.jpg U.S. beer makers Anheuser-Busch, Miller-Coors and Pabst Brewing held the first three spots in the annual list of top 50 overall U.S. brewing companies of 2014, followed by top craft brewing companies D.G. Yuengling & Son and Boston Beer at the fourth and fifth spots. The annual list was prepared based on beer sales volume by the Brewers Association.

Asian-Markets2_01Apr15.jpg European stocks are seen opening lower on Wednesday as investors fret about Greek finances. After failing to reach an initial deal with its EU/IMF lenders yesterday, Greece now faces the prospect of running out of money to make its state wage and pension payments before the end of April. Warren Buffett,...

ChromeBook-040115.jpg Internet search giant Google on Tuesday launched its least expensive Chromebooks yet at $149 to take on Microsoft's Surface tablet in the niche school market for teachers and students as well as emerging markets such as China and India. Chromebooks were the best selling laptops on Amazon last holiday season.

Gold-Mining-040115.jpg Mineable reserve of gold may last only 20 years, as rare commodities become even more rare, according to a report released by Goldman Sachs Inc. (GS). Eugene King, European metals and mining analyst at Goldman Sachs, said in a research note, "The combination of very low concentrations of metals in...

Lufthansa-Lubitz-040115.jpg Deutsche Lufthansa AG (DLAKF, DLAKY) Tuesday said Andreas Lubitz, the co-pilot of the ill-fated Germanwings who is said to have deliberately crashed the plane on the French Alps, had informed the company in 2009 that he suffered from severe depression.

Play-PacMan-GoogleMaps-040115.jpg Google Inc., known for its April Fools' Day pranks, has added the option to play the Pac-Man video game in Google Maps. The company rolled out the Pac-Man game on Tuesday as an early April Fools' Day present. However, Google has said that the game "will only be around for a little while".

wallstreet-112814_31Mar15.jpg After coming under pressure early in the session, stocks saw some further downside over the course of the trading day on Tuesday. The losses on the day partly offset the strong upward move that was seen in the previous session.

microsoft-033115.jpg Software giant Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) on Tuesday unveiled Surface 3, the thinnest, lightest and a more affordable version of its tablet, which is ideal for students, schools and businesses. The Surface 3, which has a 10.8-inch 1920x1280 resolution multi-touch display, is powered by the new quad-core...

elect-Pence-033115.jpg Indiana Gov. Mike Pence continued to defend his state's religious freedom law on Tuesday but called on lawmakers to pass legislation clarifying that the law does not allow discrimination against gays and lesbians.

Oil-041812_31Mar15.jpg U.S. crude oil ended lower for a third straight session on Tuesday, as investors await the outcome of Iran's talks with the West on its nuclear program, which is expected late in the day. Oil was also under pressure ahead of the weekly official supply data from the U.S. Energy Information Administration,...

uss-033115.jpg US Steel Corp. (X) Tuesday said it will "adjust operations" and temporarily idle a part of its Minntac plant in Mt. Iron, Minnesota, effective June 1. According to reports, the move would see about 700 employees laid off. The company said the decision was due to its current inventory levels and ongoing...

FI-OBAMA3-051909_31Mar15.jpg Following through on an agreement announced last November, President Barack Obama formally pledged Tuesday to reduce U.S. greenhouse gas emissions by as much as 28 percent over the next decade.

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