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The Top 5 Whiskys on Wall Street: From Pappy Van Winkle to Johnnie Walker Blue

thestreet.com — NEW YORK ( TheStreet) - While Wall Street loves to work hard, it also loves to play hard. That often means drinking whisky, which has long been the beverage of choice for Wall Street's elite. Finance professionals are willing to pay big bucks for the best, according to Heather Greene, author of Whisk(e)y Distilled.
Oct 31, 2014

RT @TSTlite: The Top 5 Whiskys on Wall Street: From Pappy Van Winkle to Johnnie Walker Blue dlvr.it/7NHVD0 pic.twitter.com/kDEyR9fCIL

Oct 31, 2014

RT @spinzo: MT @jdgreenfield Top 5 whiskeys on Wall St thestreet.com/story/12932601… @TheStreet <Conspicuous consumption! I'll take a @BerkshireMt…

Hedge Fund Billionaires Support New York Attorney General Schneiderman

thestreet.com — NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Several prominent hedge fund billionaires are backing New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman in his 2014 reelection bid, a noteworthy development given that Schneiderman has made a point of being tough on Wall Street. Schneiderman appears to have been more focused on policing banks than hedge funds during his tenure.
Oct 31, 2014

RT @AntoineGara: Schneiderman's re-elect attracts big money from hedge funds but not megabanks. thestreet.com/story/12935057… Not a shocker. Nice work @dan_freed

Oct 31, 2014

1 of many gr8 ideas from @AntoineGara ovr past 3ish yrs. luck 2 him at @ForbesRussia or is that NJ? will miss u pal thestreet.com/story/12935057…

Oct 31, 2014

Schneiderman's re-elect attracts big money from hedge funds but not megabanks. thestreet.com/story/12935057… Not a shocker. Nice work @dan_freed

Crippled by Apple, Facebook's Hyperlapse Forgettable as Standalone App

thestreet.com — SAN DIEGO, CALIF. (TheStreet) -- Like most of the standalone apps Facebook has released this year, Hyperlapse, a time lapse video assistant for iPhone, is a dud. Whether a victim of Apple or its own limitations, the app now holds a forgettable 644th position on the U.S.

Agnico Eagle Mines (AEM) Stock Hits One-Year Low on Weak Earnings, Gold Price Reduction

thestreet.com — NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Shares of Agnico Eagle Mines hit a 52-week low of $22.20 on Friday after the Canadian gold producer reported weak third-quarter earnings and gold prices plunged to a four-year low. The company reported adjusted earnings of 2 cents per diluted share, down from 43 cents per diluted share in the same period last year.
Oct 31, 2014

Agnico Eagle Mines $AEM Stock Hits One-Year Low on Weak Earnings, Gold Price Reduction dlvr.it/7NPdkv

Biotech Stock Mailbag: Prosensa, Sarepta, Arena Pharma, Hemispherx

thestreet.com — BOSTON (TheStreet) -- Welcome back to this week's Biotech Stock Mailbag. @adamfeuerstein any thoughts on rna after the debacle with srpt? - Joe Smith (@zwerp2000) October 27, 2014 I'm assuming Prosensa completes the submission of the drisapersen data package to the FDA by the end of the year.
Oct 31, 2014

Forget about $SRPT for a moment. Consider $RNA and its straight shot to approval. Here’s one roadmap to get there —> thestreet.com/story/12934441…

Stock Market Today: October Stock Scare Turns to Rally as Dow Hits Record

thestreet.com — NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Fears of an October stock market slump are a distant memory as central banks prepare to print more money, even as the Federal Reserve ends its stimulus to financial markets. Strong third-quarter earnings in the U.S.

Trump, Macklowe and the 'Liar's Ball' Battle for the GM Building

thestreet.com — Real estate battles and the moguls like Donald Trump and Harry Macklowe who wage them make Wall Street's takeover wars look tame, said Vicky Ward, author of The Liar's Ball. Ward added that New York's real estate titans play in a far less regulated world than Wall Street's bankers do, and are more willing to fight dirty.
Oct 31, 2014

Vanity Fair's Vicky Ward was my guest today to discuss Trump, Macklowe and the 'Liar's Ball'. ow.ly/DDGEi

Biotech Stock Mailbag: Prosensa, Sarepta, Arena Pharma, Hemispherx

thestreet.com — I've made my share of screw-ups when it comes to predicting the future of Sarepta and Prosensa. My track record isn't great, despite my best efforts. The scenario I describe above seems plausible to me, but my confidence level is low so tell me if you agree. What, if anything, am I missing?
Oct 31, 2014

$ARNA Bel-phen data underwhelmed me. I discussed in the Mailbag —> thestreet.com/story/12934441…

New Gold (NGD) Stock Hits One-Year Low on Weak Earnings, Falling Gold Prices

thestreet.com — NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Shares of New Gold hit a 52-week low of $3.52 on Friday after the company reported weak third-quarter results and gold prices sank to a four-year low. The company reported adjusted earnings of a penny a share on revenue of $169.3 million, down year-over-year from 4 cents a share and $196 million.
Oct 31, 2014

New Gold $NGD Stock Hits One-Year Low on Weak Earnings, Falling Gold Prices dlvr.it/7NJVdG

First Majestic Silver (AG) Stock Hits One-Year Low as Silver Prices Drop to Four-Year Low

thestreet.com — NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Shares of First Majestic Silver plunged to a 52-week low of $4.83 on Friday after silver prices hit a four-year low. Silver futures for the December delivery dropped nearly 5% to $15.635, their lowest price since February 2010, according to Bloomberg.
Oct 31, 2014

First Majestic Silver $AG Stock Hits One-Year Low as Silver Prices Drop to Four-Year Low dlvr.it/7NJGKs

Yamana Gold (AUY) Stock Hits One-Year Low as Gold Prices Slump

thestreet.com — NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Shares of Yamana Gold fell to a 52-week low of $3.80 in morning trading Friday after gold prices sank to a four-year low. Gold futures for December delivery fell nearly 3% to $1,162.10 an ounce on Friday, the lowest point since July 2010, according to Bloomberg.
Oct 31, 2014

Yamana Gold $AUY Stock Hits One-Year Low as Gold Prices Slump dlvr.it/7NHyR1

Goldcorp (GG) Stock Hits One-Year Low on Lower Gold Prices, Weak Earnings

thestreet.com — NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Shares of Goldcorp fell to a 52-week low of $17.01 in morning trading Friday as gold prices hit a four-year low. Gold prices declined 2.2% on Friday to hit their lowest point since April 2010 at $1,172.30 per troy ounce. Goldcorp also reported lower-than-expected third-quarter earnings on Thursday.
Oct 31, 2014

Goldcorp $GG Stock Hits One-Year Low on Lower Gold Prices, Weak Earnings dlvr.it/7NHvpK

Clean Diesel Technologies (CDTI) Stock Gives Up Some Thursday Gains

thestreet.com — NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Shares of Clean Diesel Technologies plunged 12.02% to $3.44 in morning trading Friday to trim some of the gains the emission control technology company had made on Thursday. The stock soared more than 70% on Thursday after the U.S.
Oct 31, 2014

Clean Diesel Technologies $CDTI Stock Gives Up Some Thursday Gains dlvr.it/7NGsDS

Banco Santander (Brasil) (BSBR) Stock Falls After Share Buyout Today

thestreet.com — NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Shares of Banco Santander (Brasil) S.A. fell 7.91% to $5.47 in morning trading Friday after parent company Banco Santander S.A. announced it had increased its ownership of its Brazilian subsidiary. Some investors in the Brazilian unit accepted Banco Santander's offer to buy out minority shareholders, according to a regulatory filing Friday.
Oct 31, 2014

Banco Santander $Brasil $BSBR Stock Falls After Share Buyout Today dlvr.it/7NGkBp

Hedge Fund Billionaires Support New York Attorney General Schneiderman

thestreet.com — Among these famous billionaires, the only one who truly lived up to his profession by hedging his bets in terms of donations to this campaign is John Paulson. He gave $60,000 to Schneiderman over several years and $41,000 to Republican Attorney General candidate John Cahill in 2014.

Stock Market Today: Stocks Open Sharply Higher on Bank of Japan Stimulus

thestreet.com — NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- U.S. stocks surged Friday morning after the Bank of Japan unexpectedly increased its annual stimulus targets by 10 trillion yen to 80 trillion yen. The Nasdaq opened at a 14-year high and the Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500 were within reach of record highs.
Oct 31, 2014

Since I volunteered to cover for TST's on holiday markets reporter the SPX has gained 7%. thestreet.com/story/12936048… You're welcome, America.

LinkedIn (LNKD) Stock Surges After Third-Quarter Earnings Beat

thestreet.com — NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Shares of LinkedIn surged 12.55% to $228.37 in morning trading Friday after the social networking service reported third-quarter earnings that beat analysts' expectations. LinkedIn reported a net loss of $4.26 million, or 3 cents a share, in the third quarter, compared to a net loss of $3.4 million, or 3 cents a share, in the same period one year ago.
Oct 31, 2014

LinkedIn $LNKD Stock Surges After Third-Quarter Earnings Beat dlvr.it/7NFtg4

Gundlach: Gibson, Gas and Governments, Part 1

thestreet.com — Ciaccia: Do you see any time frame on that? Gundlach: It doesn't matter. When people say where's it going to, or what's the time frame on that, it doesn't matter. Investing is about timeliness. Right now, it's going higher. Ciaccia: Japan.
Oct 31, 2014

With the Yen now firmly over 110, worth rereading my interview with Gundlach where he said he sees yen at 200 bit.ly/1E8jW6X

Aegerion Pharmaceuticals (AEGR) Stock Downgraded Today at Jefferies

thestreet.com — NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Aegerion Pharmaceuticals Inc. was downgraded to "hold" from "buy" today at Jefferies with a lowered price target of $24 from $61. The outlook for the biopharmaceutical company was dampened by downward revisions to its 2014 full year guidance, analysts said.
Oct 31, 2014

RT @Drugdevelopmen: Aegerion Pharmaceuticals (AEGR) Stock Downgraded Today at Jefferies - TheStreet.com dlvr.it/7NJGn0