Daily Digest for 2009-02-24

blog (feed #1) 1:02am UPDATE 2- Lyondell CFO unsure about payment on 2027 notes
blog (feed #1) 1:04am New U.S. stake in Citigroup may not calm doubts
blog (feed #1) 1:14am JPMorgan slashes dividend
(Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 1:19am Liquidators lead bids at Fortunoff auction-source
blog (feed #1) 1:20am AIG in talks with U.S. government, sees $60 billion loss: source
(Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 1:40am Crowded field vies to be mayor of troubled Detroit
blog (feed #1) 1:41am UPDATE 2-Rattner to become U.S. adviser on autos
blog (feed #1) 1:41am Nordstrom reports 68 pct drop in 4th-qtr profit
(AP)
blog (feed #1) 1:44am Rattner to become adviser on autos
blog (feed #1) 1:51am JPMorgan slashes dividend
blog (feed #1) 2:05am U.S. says Guantanamo complies with Geneva treaties
blog (feed #1) 2:06am Wall Street slides to 12-year low
(Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 2:06am "Slumdog Millionaire" wins Oscar gold
(Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 2:15am Obama pledges to halve budget deficit by 2013
blog (feed #1) 2:15am Obama Moves to Next Priority: Health Care
(CQPolitics.com)
blog (feed #1) 2:25am Bank Shares Rise, but the Market Falls
blog (feed #1) 2:26am Anthony Tjan: "Macromyopia" Part II: Practical Opportunities to Seize in the Downturn
blog (feed #1) 2:33am Thain can testify on Merrill bonuses, judge rules
blog (feed #1) 2:46am Summary of breakout sessions during fiscal summit
(AP)
blog (feed #1) 3:03am Obama pledges to slash deficit — after increase
(AP)
blog (feed #1) 3:19am Japan Nikkei falls 3 pct, exporters weigh (at Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 3:21am Housing bill to shield firms modifying loans
(Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 3:30am Campbell Soup 2Q profits fall 15 percent
(AP)
blog (feed #1) 3:35am UPDATE – Former governor Locke likely U.S. commerce nominee (at Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 3:53am Microsoft drops payback demand on ex-workers
blog (feed #1) 4:03am Wall Street slides to 12-year low
blog (feed #1) 4:37am HIGHLIGHTS-BOJ members cite need to influence term rates (at Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 4:41am Technology shares push Taiwan stocks lower
blog (feed #1) 4:49am UPDATE – Canada’s PM concerned about U.S. financial system (at Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 4:51am No sign Stanford’s lavish St Croix assets frozen
blog (feed #1) 5:05am Stay Home March 7th to Feed Hungry NYC Families with SM4SC!
blog (feed #1) 5:10am AIG in talks with U.S. government, sees $60 billion loss: source
blog (feed #1) 5:10am Big Business Puts the Squeeze on for More Billions
blog (feed #1) 5:11am House to take up housing bill on Thursday
(Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 5:12am Home Energy Conservation with WhiteFence
blog (feed #1) 5:14am Bianca Jagger Has Hissy Fit Over $250,000 Ring
blog (feed #1) 5:14am Microsoft makes good on overpaid severance
blog (feed #1) 5:15am Official Audi TT-RS details hit the web before Geneva debut
blog (feed #1) 5:18am Nikkei sheds 2.6% on exporters, 26-yr low in sight (at Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 5:19am PCCW privatisation bid delayed, SFC gets three weeks? time for probe
blog (feed #1) 5:23am Market Impact on 401(k) Accounts Differs Among Participants
blog (feed #1) 5:23am Asian shares tumble on financial woes (Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 5:27am PCCW privatisation bid delayed by Hong Kong judge
blog (feed #1) 5:28am Dubai markets jump on news of loan
blog (feed #1) 5:31am Hong Kong judge delays PCCW bid
blog (feed #1) 5:32am Former governor Locke likely commerce nominee
blog (feed #1) 5:33am Many don’t want to look at their 401(k) right now
blog (feed #1) 5:35am North Korea ‘plans rocket launch’
blog (feed #1) 5:36am World on edge as U.S. slumps towards bank aid
blog (feed #1) 5:45am Most Americans support Obama’s economic plan: polls
blog (feed #1) 6:12am 5 battle-tested funds for your 401(k)
blog (feed #1) 7:01am Stanford had links to fund run by Bidens: report
blog (feed #1) 7:12am Veteran diplomat for Gulf region
blog (feed #1) 7:50am Yahoo to offer tools to match users, ads: report
blog (feed #1) 8:28am Money: US Economy – 24th Feb 09
blog (feed #1) 8:37am Taleban Swat truce ‘indefinite’
blog (feed #1) 8:48am Obama’s high-stakes speech to press broader agenda
(Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 8:48am Obama’s high-stakes speech to press broader agenda
blog (feed #1) 8:56am Blavod Extreme Spirits to Take Over Part of EPM Brands,…
blog (feed #1) 9:07am Carrefour in talks to buy Seventh Continent -paper
blog (feed #1) 9:08am The Netherlands’ no. 2 on the energy market, Nuon, has agreed to a friendly takeover by Swedish energy provider Vattenfall. The move follows last month’s takeover of Essent by Germany’s RWE.
blog (feed #1) 9:13am Visto to buy Good Technology from Motorola
blog (feed #1) 9:20am World markets swoon as U.S. slumps to bank aid
(Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 9:22am Obama seeks to bolster strong Japan alliance
(Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 9:56am No Cerberus call option or share buybacks -Daimler
blog (feed #1) 10:11am Max Petroleum ups credit facility to $100 mln
blog (feed #1) 10:19am UPDATE 1-Roche says Genentech offer now up to shareholders
blog (feed #1) 10:40am Health spending takes rising share of U.S. economy
(Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 10:50am UPDATE 1-India’s Satyam may invite bid proposals by weekend
blog (feed #1) 11:02am TomTom CEO has no regrets about Tele Atlas buy
blog (feed #1) 11:04am UPDATE 2-Mobile email firm Visto buys rival from Motorola
blog (feed #1) 11:37am Britons prefer Amazon for digital media
blog (feed #1) 12:13pm Vodafone will cut 500 jobs in Britain
(AFP)
blog (feed #1) 12:41pm Roche seen upping $42 billion Genentech bid after rebuff
blog (feed #1) 12:48pm Stock futures point to mixed Wall Street open
(Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 1:07pm Most Americans support Obama’s economic plan: polls
(Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 1:40pm RadioShack posts lower fouth-quarter results
(Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 2:05pm Euro climbs against dollar
(AFP)
blog (feed #1) 2:07pm Thain can testify on Merrill bonuses, judge rules
(Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 2:25pm Hedge body backs formal disclosure to regulators
blog (feed #1) 2:25pm Satyam may invite bid proposals by weekend: chairman
blog (feed #1) 2:25pm AIG gets bids from MetLife, Axa for life unit: report
blog (feed #1) 2:47pm Obama’s Mortgage Plan for Fannie, Freddie May Face Legal Snag
(Bloomberg)
blog (feed #1) 2:48pm Digital marketing firm Innovation Interactive names head of London office
blog (feed #1) 2:50pm EU Mulling Ordering Microsoft To Carry Rival Web Browsers
blog (feed #1) 2:51pm Home Depot results top estimates
(Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 2:53pm FOREIGN INTERNET GAMBLING SITE OPERATING ILLEGALLY IN S KOREA
blog (feed #1) 2:58pm Stock futures up on bargain hunters but data looms
(Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 3:13pm Yahoo to help marketers target ads: report
blog (feed #1) 4:00pm Internet "addiction" may fuel teen aggression
blog (feed #1) 4:40pm AIG in Distress: Are There Enough Fingers for This Dike?
blog (feed #1) 4:46pm Winter storm knocks out power for thousands in Maine
blog (feed #1) 4:57pm Botched launch ends U.S. satellite’s mission
blog (feed #1) 5:00pm U.S. home prices drop at record pace in December: S&P
blog (feed #1) 5:06pm Rupert Murdoch apologizes for NY Post chimp cartoon
blog (feed #1) 5:15pm Home Depot reports 4th-quarter loss of $54M
(AP)
blog (feed #1) 5:30pm Europe’s Twin Messages: Spend! Stop Spending!
blog (feed #1) 5:39pm Fed Chief Vows to Use Every Tool to Stem Crisis
blog (feed #1) 5:40pm India’s Top Automaker, Tata Motors, Hits a Rough Patch
blog (feed #1) 5:44pm Are You Paying Your Pro the Wrong Way?
(The Motley Fool)
blog (feed #1) 5:50pm REFILE-WRAPUP 1-Obama’s high-stakes speech to press broader agen (at Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 5:53pm Hudson pilot makes funds appeal
blog (feed #1) 5:57pm UPDATE – Mexico 12-month inflation slows in early February (at Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 6:00pm US meeting with Japan’s PM meant to reassure Tokyo
(AP)
blog (feed #1) 6:02pm Talk is Cheap: Save Money with these VoIP Programs
blog (feed #1) 6:03pm U.S. home prices fall at record pace, consumers fret
(Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 6:03pm U.S. home prices fall at record pace, consumers fret
blog (feed #1) 6:03pm Mexican stocks jump sharply, America Movil leads (at Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 6:03pm My friend made 3,652$ in first week.
blog (feed #1) 6:04pm TOPWRAP 5-US home prices, German morale wilt; Obama awaited (at Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 6:05pm Consumer confidence plummets to new low in Feb.
(AP)
blog (feed #1) 6:07pm 51 Realistic Ways to Go Green and Save Money
blog (feed #1) 6:11pm New penny
blog (feed #1) 6:11pm US recession ‘may last into 2010′
blog (feed #1) 6:11pm Bernanke sees chance of recovery next year
(Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 6:12pm Want to eat and be on TV??
blog (feed #1) 6:18pm Endowment payouts fall at the Pru
blog (feed #1) 6:19pm CANADA STOCKS-TSX little changed after big swings (at Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 6:20pm US soldiers hurt in Iraq attack
blog (feed #1) 6:27pm Japan’s PM first to visit Obama
blog (feed #1) 6:28pm US home prices plunge a record 18.5 percent: survey
(AFP)
blog (feed #1) 7:10pm Bernanke fears recession could extend to 2010
(Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 7:15pm Some U.S. jobless find hope and solace as volunteers
blog (feed #1) 8:14pm Bernanke fears recession could extend to 2010
blog (feed #1) 8:16pm Stocks bounce off 12-year lows
blog (feed #1) 8:26pm U.S. judge sentences ex-Assent trader to 63 months
(Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 8:28pm Judge rules against some U.S. Madoff investors
(Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 8:40pm North Korea says preparing rocket launch
blog (feed #1) 8:44pm Wall St. rises as Fed backs banks
(Reuters)
blog (feed #1) 8:56pm Obama to focus on economy in high-profile speech
blog (feed #1) 9:06pm Markets head to crisis lows as rout continues
blog (feed #1) 9:23pm US consumer confidence, housing prices hit new lows
(AFP)
blog (feed #1) 9:40pm Fed urges banks to lend bailout funds: source
(Reuters)
twitter (feed #3) 12:47am Posted 15 tweets on Twitter. (Hide Details)

  • Japan considers share market support: Kaoru Yosano, finance minister, said the government was studying measures .. http://tinyurl.com/acz7uf
  • US home prices fall at record pace: Home prices in big US cities fell at a record 18.5 per cent in the year to D.. http://tinyurl.com/as6r2j
  • AIG holds talks with Fed over another bail-out: AIG is in talks with the US government over a new bail-out aimed.. http://tinyurl.com/dgrnnm
  • Obama rating survives policy doubts: Five weeks after taking office, ahead of Tuesday night’s address to Congres.. http://tinyurl.com/dfuw4u
  • Gmail crash raises web services fears: Google’s e-mail service, used by more than 100m people, suffered a global.. http://tinyurl.com/c7ypvg
  • Citi close to deal with Treasury: Citigroup and the US Treasury are nearing agreement on a deal that would give .. http://tinyurl.com/ccktpq
  • Home Depot warns of tough year ahead: Home Depot the US home improvements retailer, swung to a loss in the fourt.. http://tinyurl.com/csh6ys
  • Bernanke warns of instability risks : Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke warned the ‘severe’ US recession may.. http://tinyurl.com/b7cvn8
  • Yen falls to 3-month low against dollar: The yen fell to a three month low against the dollar on Tuesday even as.. http://tinyurl.com/b42qju
  • JPMorgan cuts dividend to five cents per share: JPMorgan Chase surprised investors late by slashing its quarterl.. http://tinyurl.com/cns7tp
  • Thousands queue at New York job fair: Throngs of unemployed New Yorkers weathered sub-freezing temperatures on T.. http://tinyurl.com/by9bhb
  • Wall St rallies in early trade: Wall Street rallied in early trade on Tuesday, following the previous session’s .. http://tinyurl.com/awknfo
  • North Korea says ‘satellite’ launch imminent: North Korea says it is planning to fire a satellite into space, he.. http://tinyurl.com/brtz6y
  • Gap widens between US retailers: Five leading US retailers offered a cross section look at the state of US consu.. http://tinyurl.com/avgdk2
  • Murdoch hails News Corp’s ‘contrarian style’: Rupert Murdoch has sounded a defiant note about the future of News.. http://tinyurl.com/cvmwwr

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