Tickery Spy Feed - Best Of http://www.benzinga.com/feed-28Kgkiwl22JlbUw2.xml en Market Wrap For April 17: Mixed Earnings Drag The Dow Lower While S&P 500 & Nasdaq End Positive http://www.benzinga.com/news/14/04/4480354/market-wrap-for-april-17-mixed-earnings-drag-the-dow-lower-while-s-p-500-nasdaq-e <img src="http://cdn3.benzinga.com/files/imagecache/600x400xUP/images/story/2012/107595094_67.jpg" alt="" title="" width="600" height="400" class="imagecache imagecache-600x400xUP"/> <p> U.S. stocks were mostly higher on Thursday as both the S&amp;P 500 index and Nasdaq index recorded a fourth straight winning session in a relatively slow news day that was heavy on earnings.</p> <p> The Dow Jones rose as much as 35 points and falling as much as 56 as earnings from Dow listed companies were mixed.</p> 30-Year Mortgage AAL ACT Actavis AMD American Airlines American Express AXP BAC Bank of America BBT BKS BZSUM Charles Schwab Chesapeak Energy CHK CMG DD F Ford China freddie mac GE GOOG Google GS H. 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Office Depot: Which Would You Rather? http://www.benzinga.com/news/14/04/4471235/staples-vs-office-depot-which-would-you-rather <img src="http://cdn1.benzinga.com/files/imagecache/600x400xUP/images/story/2012/shutterstock_60814666.jpg" alt="" title="" width="600" height="400" class="imagecache imagecache-600x400xUP"/> <p> Over the last ten years, the office-supply industry has been dominated by retail giants <strong>Staples (NASDAQ: <a class="ticker" href="http://www.benzinga.com/stock/spls#NASDAQ">SPLS</a>)</strong> and <strong>Office Depot</strong> <strong>(NYSE: <a class="ticker" href="http://www.benzinga.com/stock/odp#NYSE">ODP</a>)</strong>.</p> News ODP office supplies office supply industry online shopping retail stores SPLS The Better Bet Retail Sales Events Markets Tech SPLS US8550301027 ODP US6762201068 News Retail Sales Events Markets Tech Benzinga Thu, 17 Apr 2014 20:03:37 +0000 Tabitha Jean Naylor 4471235 at http://www.benzinga.com How One Former Wall Street Trader Is Changing U.S. Manufacturing...With Vodka http://www.benzinga.com/news/14/04/4479914/how-one-former-wall-street-trader-is-changing-u-s-manufacturing-with-vodka <img src="http://cdn3.benzinga.com/files/imagecache/600x400xUP/images/story/2012/shutterstock_127896047_0.jpg" alt="" title="" width="600" height="400" class="imagecache imagecache-600x400xUP"/> <p>Rufino Valentine grew up in a Northern Michigan town where you bought milk from the local diary. He was raised with an appreciation and respect for handmade products. After attending college at Cornell University, he migrated naturally to Wall Street and worked as a trader for about a decade.</p> <p>And then he left.</p> <p>To start a micro-distillery.</p> alcohol alcoholic beverage industry Beverage Industry Detroit Ferndale iPhone Liquor michigan News Rufino Valentine Spirits Valentine Distilling Entrepreneurship Success Stories General Interview News Entrepreneurship Success Stories General Interview Benzinga Thu, 17 Apr 2014 19:38:08 +0000 Brianna Valleskey 4479914 at http://www.benzinga.com Natural Resource Stocks For Income, Value And Growth Investors http://www.benzinga.com/trading-ideas/long-ideas/14/04/4473539/natural-resource-stocks-for-income-value-and-growth-investors <img src="http://cdn2.benzinga.com/files/imagecache/600x400xUP/images/story/2012/shutterstock_135116009.jpg" alt="" title="" width="600" height="400" class="imagecache imagecache-600x400xUP"/> <p> Both the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the Standard &amp; Poor's 500 Index are down in recent market action, prompting speculation that a correction is coming.</p> BHP BP China DIA GG Gold India Long Ideas metals and mining MNVN natural resources News Oil PMMEF SPY Emerging Markets Dividends Small Cap Analysis Commodities Global Economics Markets Trading Ideas DIA US78467X1090 SPY US78462F1030 BHP US0886061086 BP US0556221044 GG CA3809564097 PMMEF MNVN Long Ideas News Emerging Markets Dividends Small Cap Analysis Commodities Global Economics Markets Trading Ideas Benzinga Thu, 17 Apr 2014 19:38:05 +0000 Jonathan Yates 4473539 at http://www.benzinga.com Is Samsung Hedging Its Bets Between Android and Tizen? http://www.benzinga.com/news/14/04/4479253/is-samsung-hedging-its-bets-between-android-and-tizen <img src="http://cdn4.benzinga.com/files/imagecache/600x400xUP/images/story/2012/shutterstock_157631264.jpg" alt="" title="" width="600" height="400" class="imagecache imagecache-600x400xUP"/> <p> When it comes to deciding between Android and the company’s in-house, Linux-based operating system, Tizen, <strong>Samsung</strong> (OTC: <a class="ticker" href="http://www.benzinga.com/stock/ssnlf#OTC">SSNLF</a>) is acting like a company hedging its bet, according to <a href="http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2456648,00.asp">PC Magazine</a>.</p> Android Galaxy S5 Gear 2 GOOG Google Linux News OS S4 Samsung smartphone SSNLF Tizen wearables Yoon Han-kil Events Global Tech Media GOOG US38259P5089 SSNLF News Events Global Tech Media Benzinga Thu, 17 Apr 2014 19:22:05 +0000 Jim Probasco 4479253 at http://www.benzinga.com Ginnie Mae To Big Banks: Show Us Your Mortgages. But Can They? http://www.benzinga.com/news/14/04/4473552/ginnie-mae-to-big-banks-show-us-your-mortgages-but-can-they <img src="http://cdn4.benzinga.com/files/imagecache/600x400xUP/images/story/2012/shutterstock_138677954.jpg" alt="" title="" width="600" height="400" class="imagecache imagecache-600x400xUP"/> <p> The Government National Mortgage Association <a href="http://portal.hud.gov/hudportal/HUD?src=http://www.benzinga.com/hudprograms/Ginnie_Mae_I">(Ginnie Mae)</a> recently discovered that <b>Bank of America</b> (NYSE: <a class="ticker" href="http://www.benzinga.com/stock/bac#NYSE">BAC</a>) is missing key documents relating to mortgages the bank services for it, Kate Berry reported for <i> </i></p> BAC Bank of America Black Knight InfoServ Catherine Curan foreclosure documentation Ginnie Mae JPM JPMorgan Chase Kate Berry mortgage servicing New York Post News Wells Fargo WFC Legal BAC US0605051046 JPM US46625H1005 WFC US9497461015 News Legal Benzinga Thu, 17 Apr 2014 19:06:54 +0000 Abigail Field 4473552 at http://www.benzinga.com IKEA Invests In Wind Power At Its U.S. Facilities http://www.benzinga.com/news/14/04/4479879/ikea-invests-in-wind-power-at-its-u-s-facilities <img src="http://cdn3.benzinga.com/files/imagecache/600x400xUP/images/story/2012/shutterstock_86210941.jpg" alt="" title="" width="600" height="400" class="imagecache imagecache-600x400xUP"/> <p> There's another sign that the big corporations are taking the idea of alternative energy and energy sustainability quite seriously.</p> Alternative Energy American Wind Energy Association Chicago Tribune Emily Williams FB GOOG IKEA MSFT News Rob Olson solar panels Solar Power wind farm wind power wind turbines WMT Commodities Events Global Economics Markets Tech Media GOOG US38259P5089 MSFT US5949181045 WMT US9311421039 FB News Commodities Events Global Economics Markets Tech Media Benzinga Thu, 17 Apr 2014 19:05:57 +0000 Bruce Kennedy 4479879 at http://www.benzinga.com Raise Your Glass: Bud Light Makes Up 20 percent Of Beer Sales http://www.benzinga.com/news/14/04/4479807/raise-your-glass-bud-light-makes-up-20-percent-of-beer-sales <img src="http://cdn4.benzinga.com/files/imagecache/600x400xUP/images/story/2012/shutterstock_148694033_0.jpg" alt="" title="" width="600" height="400" class="imagecache imagecache-600x400xUP"/> <p><a href="http://www.vox.com/2014/4/16/5620170/one-in-five-beers-sold-in-america-is-a-bud-light">Vox.com</a> on Wednesday reported that Bud Light came in as a clear winner in 2013 U.S. beer sales.</p> 24/7 Wall St. Beer Beer Sales BUD coors light Michael Sauter Michelob Light News TAP Thomas Frohlich Vox.com Restaurants Media TAP US60871R2094 BUD US03524A1088 News Restaurants Media Benzinga Thu, 17 Apr 2014 18:40:38 +0000 Erika Janowicz 4479807 at http://www.benzinga.com Currency ETFs Offer Access To Unconventional Markets http://www.benzinga.com/etfs/sector-etfs/14/04/4476564/currency-etfs-offer-access-to-unconventional-markets <img src="http://cdn4.benzinga.com/files/imagecache/600x400xUP/images/story/2012/shutterstock_82131970_0.jpg" alt="" title="" width="600" height="400" class="imagecache imagecache-600x400xUP"/> <p> One of the <a href="http://www.benzinga.com/general/education/14/03/4403680/etfs-vs-mutual-funds-the-debate-rages-on">benefits of exchange-traded funds</a> is the abundance of innovative strategies that nearly any investor can now access. </p> FXA FXE Sector ETFs UUP Specialty ETFs Currency ETFs Trading Ideas ETFs FXA US23129U1016 FXE US23130C1080 UUP US73936D1072 Sector ETFs Specialty ETFs Currency ETFs Trading Ideas ETFs Benzinga Thu, 17 Apr 2014 17:09:41 +0000 David Fabian 4476564 at http://www.benzinga.com Why Michiganders Can Celebrate Today http://www.benzinga.com/news/14/04/4479257/why-michiganders-can-celebrate-today <img src="http://cdn2.benzinga.com/files/imagecache/600x400xUP/images/story/2012/shutterstock_161321993.jpg" alt="" title="" width="600" height="400" class="imagecache imagecache-600x400xUP"/> <p> Congratulations, Michiganders! Thursday, April 17 is Tax Freedom Day.</p> <p> But what does that mean, exactly?</p> <p> Tax Freedom Day is the day when American as a whole has earned enough to pay its total tax bill for the year, according to Lyman Stone, an economist at the Tax Foundation's Center for State Tax Policy.</p> Lyman Stone News Tax Freedom Day. Tax Foundation taxes Events General Interview News Events General Interview Benzinga Thu, 17 Apr 2014 17:05:31 +0000 Brianna Valleskey 4479257 at http://www.benzinga.com