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What 'Wet Hop' Beers Are and Why You Should Try Them Right Now

thestreet.com — Fall is a very special season for beer lovers because it's the only time when you can get a rare brew you may not have heard of: "wet" or "fresh" hop beers. Must Read: Here Are 18 Wet Hop Beers That You Should Try This Fall Beer, unlike wine, is made all-year round, using grain, yeast, water and hops that have been preserved.

Amazon's Death May Be Greatly Exaggerated, Despite Blood In the Water

thestreet.com — NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Amazon shares may see significant pain over the short term, but the long-term outlook for the Seattle-based online retailer remains positive, making this a buying opportunity for patient investors. Amazon's key metric, according to CFO Tom Szkutak, is maximizing free cash flow, which allows the company to invest in future operations.

KLA-Tencor Gives Itself the Activist Investor Treatment

thestreet.com — NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Semiconductor maker KLA-Tencor is opting for a type of corporate makeover that usually only happens under pressure from an activist hedge fund investor. That's good news for KLAC shareholders, but also may be good news for shareholders of competitors in the chip sector.

Twitter Needs to Show Mass Appeal to Really Win Over Wall Street

thestreet.com — SAN DIEGO, CALIF. (TheStreet) -- Twitter hands in its third quarter results on Monday and the key to its continued ascent back toward its all-time is simple: show mass-market potential.

Procter & Gamble Plans to Spin Out its Duracell Battery Business

thestreet.com — Procter & Gamble Co. said Friday it plans to spin its Duracell battery operation out as a standalone, part of a broader plan to refocus its attention on a core group of consumer brands. Cincinnati-based P&G acquired Duracell in 2005 as part of its acquisition of Gillette Co., which had owned Duracell since the 1990s.

Yelp Issues a Weak Sales Outlook Despite Strong Q3 Results

thestreet.com — Keep an eye on shares of Yelp Inc. in Thursday's session, after the online review site issued a weak sales outlook, despite topping Wall Street quarterly estimates. The company reported third quarter earnings higher than forecasts. Revenue jumped 67%, slightly higher than what analysts had expected.

3 Biggest Takeaways from Microsoft’s Q1 Earnings Report

thestreet.com — SAN DIEGO, CALIF. (TheStreet) -- With Microsoft's stock trading higher on Friday, Wall Street is giving CEO Satya Nadella the equivalent of a pat on the back for a job well done in the company's fiscal year 2015 first quarter.

China's Growth Is Still Worrying

realmoneypro.thestreet.com — China's Growth Is Still Worrying If you believed some of the headlines from yesterday, you would think China has turned the corner: "Business activity improves in China, euro zone but little sign of turnaround"...450 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.
Oct 24, 2014

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Oct 24, 2014

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Fannie, Freddie Bulls Finding New Reasons to Get Behind the Stock

thestreet.com — NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac are like the Guantanamo Bay prison: the Obama administration has wanted to shut them down for years, but can't quite figure out a way to do it.
Oct 24, 2014

$FNMA $FMCC investors could lose the lawsuits, but then we're at square 1: what do you do w shares in profitable cos? thestreet.com/story/12925391…

Oct 24, 2014

end @FannieMae @FreddieMac conservatorship without waiting for Congress? @FHFA declines comment thestreet.com/story/12925391… $FNMA $FMCC

The Oil Slump Will Last for a While

realmoney.thestreet.com — The Oil Slump Will Last for a While I've been trading oil and learning about oil companies for 30 years, and one thing I can tell you is that the common wisdom about the oil market is almost always simplistic, unreliable and wrong.

Here Are 18 Wet Hop Beers That You Should Try This Fall

thestreet.com — NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- For hardcore beer lovers, fall isn't all about pumpkin-spice ales and Octoberfest seasonals. A rare brew that you may not have heard of is only available when the weather starts to turn cold: "wet" or "fresh" hop beers.

Biotech Stock Mailbag: Rockwell Medical, Oxigene, Prosensa, Sarepta

thestreet.com — BOSTON ( TheStreet) -- This week's Biotech Stock Mailbag opens with Rockwell Medical . Stuart A. writes: " Adam, Rockwell Medical has an FDA advisory committee meeting coming up soon. Can you talk about the issues that might be raised there?" The Food and Drug Administration is convening an advisory panel on Nov.