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Market Update

Banks Lead European Markets Higher, SEB to Buy WMF
May 24, 5:49 PM ET 
European stocks changed direction and moved higher as bank stocks advanced, while exporters received a boost from the weakening euro. French appliance maker SEB SA agreed to buy WMF for €1.6 billion. Galenica dropped 6.1% after the drug maker postponed the breakup of the group.
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Nordson, Toll Brothers Surge; Best Buy, DSW Fall
May 24, 5:41 PM ET 
AutoZone net and sales jumped. America''s Car-Mart net tumbled 53%. Best Buy profit surged 78% but the retailer lowered second-quarter outlook. DSW net plunged 37%. Kirkland''s net fell 64%. Nordson net declined 65% but revenues rose 9%. Toll Brothers net jumped 9%. Valspar net slid 11%.
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STOCK MOVERS

U.S. Movers: Ares Capital, GE, General Atlantic, KLX, Monsanto
May 23, 3:34 AM ET 
Ares Capital intends to acquire American Capital for $3.4 billion. GE agreed to invest $3 billion in Saud...
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U.S. Movers: Buckle, Campbell, Deere, Gap, Hibbett Sports, Ross Stores
May 20, 10:25 AM ET 
Buckle profit and sales declined. Campbell Soup profit rose. Deere & Co net plunged 28%. Foot Locker net ...
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U.S. Movers: Brady, Cato, Cisco, Dicks Sporting, L Brands, Stage Stores, Toro
May 19, 7:38 AM ET 
Advance Auto Parts net jumped 7%. Brady net surged 22%. Cato lowered earnings outlook. Cisco net dropped ...
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U.S. Movers: Analog Devices, Booz Allen, Lowe's, Staples, Target
May 18, 2:45 AM ET 
Analog Devices net plunged 17% and revenues fell 5%. Booz Allen profit surged 51%. Lowe''s net surged 31%...
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U.S. Movers: Agilent, Children’s Place, Home Depot, Red Robin, TJX
U.S. Movers: Apple, Editas Medicine, Gannett, Pfizer, Nanosphere, Virtusa
U.S. Movers: Dillard's, J C Penney, Nordstrom, Luxoft, NVIDIA, Symantec
U.S. Movers: AerCap, CA, Jack in the Box, Kohl's, Prestige, Vista Outdoor
U.S. Movers: Aramark, Disney, Fossil, Macy's, Wendys
U.S. Movers: A. M. Castle, Echostar, MBIA, Dean Foods, Tesco
Mutual funds Q&A

Multi-Strategy and Volatility Managed
Oppenheimer Fundamental Alternatives Fund
Michelle Borré
“We invest long and short across asset classes seeking out opportunities the market may not have yet reco...

Seeking Growth in Small Caps
Hood River Small-Cap Growth Fund
David Swank
“Earnings estimates for small-cap companies have more errors in them, which creates an opportunity. We us...

Truly Ginnie Mae
Schwab GNMA Fund
Matthew Hastings
“We believe that we should treat our clients’ money as strategically and carefully as if it was our own. ...
MANAGEMENT TALK Q&A

Defined in Holdings and Time Periods
Rich Stewart
What we say in the UIT industry is that you know what you own because there’s transparency; you know exac...

Stratified Returns
It’s a simple methodology and what it does is it basically selects the top scoring 75% of the market and ...

Evolving the Alternative Landscape
Dick Pfister
We provide access and we monitor alternative investment managers. This provides comfort to the investment...
Oppenheimer Fundamental Alternatives Fund
Michelle Borré
“We invest long and short across asset classes seeking out opportunities the market may not have yet recognized in order to deliver returns with low sensitivity and volatility relative to traditional markets, helping investors to achieve greater diversification in their own portfolios.”
Hood River Small-Cap Growth Fund
David Swank
“Earnings estimates for small-cap companies have more errors in them, which creates an opportunity. We use fundamental research to identify companies that are misunderstood and underappreciated by other investors.”
Schwab GNMA Fund
Matthew Hastings
“We believe that we should treat our clients’ money as strategically and carefully as if it was our own. Our goal is to meet our clients’ expectations even during the most challenging times, or through extreme and volatile markets, and we have lived through extremely volatile markets.”
American Century Government Bond Fund
Robert Gahagan
“We stay close to our benchmark’s duration and generate about 75% of the excess return by way of allocation and security selection.”
Northern Funds Core Bond Fund
Brad Camden
“When other asset classes suffer, the investment grade bond portion of the portfolio should always act as a stabilizer.”










EARNINGS CALENDAR

SYMBOL COMPANY NAME EARNNINGS AUDIO
ECONOMIC CALENDAR

INDUSTRY DATE TIME
New Home Sales 2016-05-24 10:00 AM
Existing Home Sales 2016-05-20 10:00 AM
Jobless Claims 2016-05-19 8:30 AM
EIA Petroleum Status Report 2016-05-18 10:30 AM
FOMC Minutes 2016-05-18 2:00 PM
Consumer Price Index 2016-05-17 8:30 AM
Sources: Data collected by 123jump.com and Ticker.com from company press releases, filings and corporate websites. Market data: BATS Exchange. Inc