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NBC Sports will air the intense competition that determines ‘Wall Street’s Best Athlete’

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Ever year, “Wall Street’s Best Athlete” is determined in an intense competition called The Decathlon, and this year it will be aired on NBC Sports. The network’s coverage of the 7th annual Decathlon will air on Saturday, June 25 at 1 p.m. ET, two weeks after the actual event takes place. “Our competitors are some of the premiere non-endurance amateur athletes....
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Here come JOLTS …

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There were 5.541 million job openings in January, according to the latest Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS). Economists had forecast that there were 5.5 million openings down from 5.6 million in the prior period.  This report also includes the quits rate, which surged in December to 2.1% with a total of 3.1 million quits — the...
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The 17 safest banks in the world

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Despite all of the headlines about a banking crisis in Greece, Europe is home to the world’s safest commercial banks, according to a report by Global Finance Magazine. The study compares 500 of the world’s largest banks and their “long-term foreign currency ratings” issued by Fitch, S&P, and Moody’s as of August 2014. The banks are then...
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Stocks are lower (TFM, HOT, MAR, SWN, CHK)

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Stocks started the week red on Monday after a rally that took the indexes to the best levels of the year last week. Just after the open, the Dow fell by as many as 36 points, the S&P 500 was down 5 points, and the Nasdaq was down 10 points.  The energy sector led losses with a 1%...
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