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Stock Market Today

Virgin America (Nasdaq: VA) Debuts on the Stock Market Today, Plus These Stories

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The stock market today is moving on an IPO debut for Sir Richard Branson's Virgin America, a Halliburton-Baker Hughes energy deal, and these top headlines…

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Stock Market Futures Up Today on Alibaba's "Singles' Day" News

Good morning! Stock market futures today forecast a rise from Friday's close.

What to watch today: Momentum for shares of e-commerce giant Alibaba Holding Group Ltd. (NYSE: BABA) is today's biggest story. Tomorrow is "Singles' Day" in China. The holiday, which was created to celebrate or lament being single in China, is the largest 24-hour online shopping event in the world.

Here's what else you should know - including your Money Morning Tip of the Day - to make your Monday profitable:

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Bank of Japan QE "Treat" Is a Massive Global Trick

Today (Friday) Japan announced new plan in their already aggressive Bank of Japan QE plan: more stimulus.

And while markets have been soaring on this new expected stream of easy money, it can't last.

Bank of Japan QE has given the markets a "sugar high." But how long before the markets have a heart attack?

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Stock Market Today Trying to Picture Life Without Fed's Easy Money

The stock market today (Thursday) is still reacting from the Fed's end to QE.

Visa, Microsoft, Russian oil, and more feature in our morning news roundup, plus get our "Investor Tip of the Day"...

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The Stock Market Today Is Retreating on Discouraging Eurozone Numbers

Stock market today, Oct. 27, 2014: The stock market today (Monday) looks like it is going to slow down from last week's rally.

This is mainly on global growth concerns, with Germany, the Eurozone's main economic engine, supposedly sputtering out.

Here's what you need to know today to make your start to the week profitable...

Learning How to Distinguish Real Growth From Fed Meddling

That was quick!

Shrugging aside concerns that a week ago sent markets reeling to near correction territory, all major indices bounced back strongly this week and made it seem as though the October 15 panic never happened…

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S&P 500 Soars Today to End Its Best Week of 2014

U.S. stock markets jumped again Friday, bringing an end to one of the markets' best weeks in nearly two years.

The S&P 500 Index was up roughly 3.7% on the week and logged its biggest weekly gain of 2014. The Dow Jones added 127 points on the day, while the Nasdaq added another 30 points.

Here are the top stories from the stock market today...

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The Stock Market Today Under Pressure from Renewed Ebola Panic

Stock market today, Oct. 24, 2014: The stock market today (Friday) will feel pressure from a new Ebola case in New York.

AMZN, MSFT, and these 5 other top stories are what to watch today...

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Dow Jones Today Boosted to 216-Point Gain by CAT and MMM Earnings

The Dow Jones today soared as industrial shares rallied on strong earnings reports, surging 300 points intraday before retreating to close the day up 216 points.

The Nasdaq added 69 points. The S&P 500 Volatility Index (VIX) fell more than 7% on the day.

Here are the top stories from the stock market today...

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Why the Dow Jones Surged Triple Digits Again Today

The Dow Jones jumped more than 1% Tuesday, adding 215 points on the day. The Nasdaq soared more than 2% on the day, buoyed by Apple's strong earnings. The S&P 500 Volatility Index (VIX) dipped another 11% on the day.

Here's today's scorecard and the top stories from the stock market today...

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