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Wall Street News: Merger Mania Will Move Today's Markets

Wall Street news today, May 12, 2014: The Dow Jones Industrial Average was flat on Friday as the market looks ahead to a critical succession vote by Pro-Russian loyalists in the Ukraine. Unimpressive jobs data also played a factor in the markets' performance.

This morning, U.S. Futures and global markets were on the rise after China's State Council committed to greater market liberalization over the weekend.

Here's what you need to know to make your Monday profitable:

Stock Market Today

The Dow Jones Industrial Average Flat Today on Ukraine Concerns

The Dow Jones Industrial Average was flat on Friday as the market looks ahead to a critical succession vote by Pro-Russian loyalists in the Ukraine. Unimpressive jobs data also played a factor in the markets' performance.

Here are the closing numbers:

DOW: 16,583.34, +0.2%
S&P 500: 1,878.47, +0.15%
NASDAQ: 4,071.87, +0.5%

Now here are the top stories from today’s trading session.

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After decades of neglect, we're depending on an electrical grid that has components a century old or more – and much of the rest is based on antiquated technology. We have no choice to fix it – no matter how much it costs.

The companies that do these kinds of upgrades – and we’ve found five - are the best stocks to buy now...

Stock Market Today

Financial News Today: Alibaba Files, Twitter Plunges, and Yellen Set to Testify

Financial news today, May 7, 2014: Major indices slipped on Wednesday on news that the OECD cut its 2014 global forecast for growth by 0.2%.

Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen will testify before the Joint Economic Committee of Congress this morning at 10 a.m. On Thursday, Yellen will appear before the Senate Budget Committee.

Here's what you need to know to make your Wednesday profitable.

Stock Market Today

Today's Financial News: Details of the $14.2 Billion Merck-Bayer Deal and More

Financial news today, May 6, 2014: U.S. futures were on the rise Tuesday morning on mixed global results and positive forecasts for the national economy. The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development said it expects U.S. economic growth to rebound strongly in Q2 2014 after the brutal winter weather. The agency also expects inflation to remain in check until mid-2015.

Here's what you need to know to make your Tuesday profitable.

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