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Jon Kashat

Benzinga Staff Writer

August 10, 2015 2:00 PM
The Dow Jones Industrial Index was lifted 1.28 percent, the S&P 500 added 1.17 percent, the NASDAQ Composite rose 1.10 percent, the US Dollar In ...
August 10, 2015 12:29 PM
The Dow Jones Industrial Index spiked 1.03 percent, the S&P 500 added another percent, the NASDAQ Composite was lifted 1 percent, the US Dollar ...
August 10, 2015 9:00 AM
Ollie’s Bargain Outlet Holdings Inc (NASDAQ: OLLI), a retailer of closeouts, excess inventory and salvage merchandise, was introduced to the p ...
August 07, 2015 2:17 PM
Friday’s July Job report was in-line with the expectations of the Federal Reserve; 215,000 jobs were gained in the month of July while jobless ...
August 06, 2015 3:41 PM
The Dow Jones Industrial Index declined 0.75 percent, the S&P 500 dwindled 0.85 percent, the NASDAQ Composite dropped 1.64 percent, and the US D ...
August 06, 2015 1:42 PM
The Dow Jones Industrial Index declined 0.86 percent, the S&P 500 dwindled 1.03 percent, the NASDAQ Composite was reduced 1.85 percent, crude oi ...
August 06, 2015 11:06 AM
The IPO market is heating back up as one of America’s top fitness centers is going public. Planet Fitness Inc (NYSE: PLNT) was set to IPO ea ...
August 06, 2015 9:37 AM
The pod has been dominating the coffee industry with introduction of the Keurig coffee machine, though the parent company is getting completely roas ...
August 05, 2015 2:04 PM
The Dow Jones Industrial Index decreased 0.15 percent after being up early, the S&P 500 Index increased 0.26 percent, the NASDAQ Composite was l ...
August 05, 2015 12:35 PM
The United States’ trade demand weakness continues as the trade gap extends to 7.1 percent in the month of June. As the U.S. dollar continues ...
August 04, 2015 2:35 PM
The Dow Jones Industrial Index declined 0.31 percent, the S&P 500 Index dwindled 0.31 percent as well, the NASDAQ Composite sunk 0.21 percent, a ...
August 04, 2015 1:00 PM
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang expressed his anger by criticizing financial and economic officials in China for allowing its stock market to plunge in a ...
August 04, 2015 9:19 AM
Milacron Holdings Corp (NYSE: MCRN) priced its initial public offering of ~14.286 million shares of common stock at the price of $20 on June 25. Sha ...
August 03, 2015 1:33 PM
The Dow Jones Industrial Index fell 1 percent, the S&P 500 Index declined 0.67 percent, the NASDAQ Composite fell 0.73 percent, oil dropped 2.6 ...
August 03, 2015 1:28 PM
After minutes of Greece’s stock market reopening after a five-week shut down, the Athens benchmark composite dwindled nearly 20 percent in jus ...
July 31, 2015 1:16 PM
The Dow Jones Industrial Index remained stagnant, while the S&P 500 Index increased 0.14 percent, the NASDAQ Composite was lifted 0.37 percent a ...
July 31, 2015 12:52 PM
European banks are retrenching and aiming to shrink as United States banks are booming. According to The Wall Street Journal, U.S. bank executives a ...
July 30, 2015 1:27 PM
After a slow start in the first quarter of 2015, the U.S. GDP accelerated 2.3 percent in the second quarter. The growth is still less than last year ...
July 30, 2015 9:45 AM
Whole Foods Market, Inc. (NASDAQ: WFM) reported earnings after Wednesday’s close. The grocery chain reported  Q3 earnings of $0.43 per sh ...
July 29, 2015 2:43 PM
The Dow Jones Industrial Index was up 0.72 percent, the S&P 500 Index rose 0.64 percent, the NASDAQ Composite increased 0.30 percent, and the US ...
July 29, 2015 1:30 PM
Greece continues to struggle as its Syriza party is aiming to split. Dissidents are resisting Alexis Tsipras’ acquiescence to creditors demand ...
July 29, 2015 9:44 AM
Yelp Inc (NYSE: YELP), the local business review specialist, reported quarterly earnings after Tuesday’s close. The company reported quarter ...
July 28, 2015 1:33 PM
The Dow Jones Industrial Index rose 0.91 percent, the S&P 500 Index was up 1.05 percent, the NASDAQ Composite increased 0.83 percent and the U.S ...
July 28, 2015 12:13 PM
China’s Shanghai Composite has been extremely volatile this summer. After the Composite sunk nearly 8.5 percent on Monday, it continued to dec ...
July 28, 2015 11:41 AM
BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ: BBRY) was upgraded by Morgan Stanley’s James Faucette from Underweight to Equal-Weight. He maintained a price target o ...
July 28, 2015 8:46 AM
Baidu Inc (NASDAQ: BIDU), a Chinese-language Internet search provider, reported a mixed earnings report on Monday. Baidu reported revenues of $2.6 ...
July 27, 2015 3:32 PM
Chardan analyst Gbola Amusa said the bad news about Avalanche Biotechnologies Inc (NASDAQ: AAVL) is that his firm has no choice but to interpre ...
July 27, 2015 1:43 PM
The Dow Jones Industrial Index declined 0.73 percent, the S&P 500 Index moved down 0.54 percent, the NASDAQ Composite dwindled 0.90 percent, and ...
July 27, 2015 12:36 PM
China stocks suffered the sharpest daily decline since 2007. According to The Wall Street Journal, worries arose that authorities are “pulling ...
July 27, 2015 10:44 AM
The world’s first and largest telehealth platform company, Teladoc Inc (NYSE: TDOC), was introduced to the New York Stock Exchange on June 30. ...