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2011-06-07 09:43:00

Medicaid provisions of PPACA health care law should be struck down as coercive; 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals to hear oral argument on Wednesday AUSTIN, Texas, June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Professor Richard A.

2011-06-02 08:32:00

RICHMOND, Va., June 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- BB&T Capital Markets equity research analysts have received some of the top honors among peers for stock recommendations and earnings estimates in two independent national surveys, conducted by StarMine/Thompson Reuters and The Best on the Street, conducted by The Wall Street Journal. The StarMine survey also recognized BB&T Capital Markets again this year as one of the most productive brokers in the U.S.

2011-05-31 12:15:00

NEW YORK, May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The depiction of the economy in U.S. newspapers continued to be more negative than positive in May, lengthening a long-term trend held since November 2007.

2011-05-10 10:04:00

MILWAUKEE, May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Equity Research group at Baird received its highest rank to date in The Wall Street Journal's 19th annual "Best on the Street" survey released May 10.

2011-05-10 08:49:00

CHICAGO, May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Morningstar, Inc. (NASDAQ: MORN), a leading provider of independent investment research, today announced that six of its equity analysts have been honored in The Wall Street Journal's 19th annual Best on the Street analyst survey, published today.

2011-05-10 08:48:00

NEW YORK, May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Standard & Poor's Equity Research Services is proud to note that ten of its equity analysts have been ranked as "Best on the Street" in The Wall Street Journal's annual survey of equity analysts for 2010, more than any firm in the survey.

2011-05-05 15:32:11

It's officially the "Year of the Rabbit" on the Chinese calendar. But 2011 might be better known as the "Year of the Tiger Mother."

2011-05-04 09:07:00

Largest increase since March 2008 MCLEAN, Va., May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- USA TODAY saw increases in total average circulation up 2,477 copies or .1% year-over-year. The increase is the largest increase since March 2008.

2011-05-02 12:15:00

NEW YORK, May 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Dow Jones Economic Sentiment Indicator in April landed slightly higher than the February figure, wiping out the large decline seen in March.

2011-04-27 12:17:00

NEW YORK, April 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Gene Marcial, who wrote the market-moving column "Inside Wall Street" at BusinessWeek for more than 25 years, has started writing a new column at Forbes.com. His new column, called "Street Beat," will maintain Mr.

Word of the Day
  • Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.
The word 'marcescent' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to wither'.