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Market Update

Nikkei Extends Weekly Gains after ECB Annoucement
Mar 06, 9:03 AM ET 
Market indexes in Japan extended gains for the second day and the yen eased after the ECB lifted inflation and growth estimates. For the week, the Nikkei index gained 0.9% and the yen traded above 120 mark.
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Resource Stocks Lead Australian Index Weakness
Mar 06, 8:52 AM ET 
Australian market indexes traded lower and for the week declined 0.5% after China lowered its growth estimate and iron ore prices continued to drift lower. Six smaller resource companies in the ASX 200 index will be replaced by retail, healthcare and travel management companies.
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STOCK MOVERS

U.S. Movers: AbbVie, Citi, Costco, Ciena, H&R Block, Joy Global, Kroger
Mar 05, 12:42 PM ET 
AbbVie agreed to acquire Pharmacyclics for $21 billion. Citigroup divested its 10% stake in Turkey-based ...
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U.S. Movers: Abercrombie & Fitch, American Eagle, Bob Evans, Wayfair
Mar 04, 12:10 PM ET 
Abercrombie & Fitch net plunged 33% on 14% decline in revenues. American Eagle net surged 487%. Bob Evans...
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U.S. Movers: AutoZone, Best Buy, Dicks Sporting, Ford, GM, Chrysler, Nissan
Mar 03, 11:50 AM ET 
AutoZone net jumped 10%. Best Buy profit surged 77%. Dicks Sporting net soared 12% on 11% increase in rev...
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U.S. Movers: Boston Scientific, Endo Intl, Howard Hughes, HP, Sothebys
Mar 02, 12:45 PM ET 
Ambac Financial net surged but revenues declined 60%. Boston Scientific agreed to acquire AMS urology bus...
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U.S. Movers: Autodesk, Barnes & Noble, CST Brands, Icahn Entp, J C Penney
U.S. Movers: AES, Avago, Chico's, Harsco, HP, Kohl's, Salesforce, Sears
U.S. Movers: BroadSoft, Campbell Soup, Chesapeake Energy, Lowe's, TJX, Target
U.S. Movers: 3M, Comcast, Domino's, Express Scripts, Home Depot, Macy's
U.S. Movers: Bristol-Myers, Cooper Tire, DISH Network, Valeant Pharma
U.S. Movers: Echostar, Deere & Co, Intuit, Marvell Technology, Nordstrom
Mutual funds Q&A

Balance Sheet Wonders in Mid Caps
Wells Fargo Advantage Special Mid Cap Value Fund
Jim Tringas , Bryant VanCronkhite
“The biggest inefficiency, as we see it, is how other investors ignore the balance sheet. Most investors ...

Selecting Mid Cap Growers by Numbers
Hennessy Cornerstone Mid Cap 30 Fund
Brian E. Peery
“The philosophy for this fund is to seek out mid-cap growth stocks that are reasonably priced by employin...

Non-Correlated and Alternative
IRON Strategic Income Fund
Aaron Izenstark
“We believe that adjusting exposure through time in different credit markets, using different hedging tec...
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...
Wells Fargo Advantage Special Mid Cap Value Fund
Jim Tringas
“The biggest inefficiency, as we see it, is how other investors ignore the balance sheet. Most investors are heavily focused on the income statement and rely on a backward-looking financial statement to extrapolate forward future results and value companies based on that.”
Hennessy Cornerstone Mid Cap 30 Fund
Brian E. Peery
“The philosophy for this fund is to seek out mid-cap growth stocks that are reasonably priced by employing a consistent and repeatable investment approach.”
IRON Strategic Income Fund
Aaron Izenstark
“We believe that adjusting exposure through time in different credit markets, using different hedging techniques, and focusing on the long-term return of non-correlated returns to one of the major asset classes in your portfolio is the only way to increase diversification and decrease volatility in your portfolio.”
LK Balanced Fund
Thomas J. Sudyka
“We’re not buy and hold forever; we buy and hold until there is a better alternative.”
Schroder International Alpha Fund
Simon Webber
“We believe that we can deliver sustainable and consistent outperformance by keeping a focus on fundamentals and most importantly on the long term sustainable growth of companies. That means you need patience, you need conviction in the work that you do in companies.”










EARNINGS CALENDAR

SYMBOL COMPANY NAME EARNNINGS AUDIO
ECONOMIC CALENDAR

INDUSTRY DATE TIME
Employment Situation 2015-03-06 8:30 AM
International Trade 2015-03-06 8:30 AM
Jobless Claims 2015-03-05 8:30 AM
Productivity and Costs 2015-03-05 8:30 AM
Factory Orders 2015-03-05 10:00 AM
ISM Non-Mfg Index 2015-03-04 10:00 AM
Sources: Data collected by 123jump.com and Ticker.com from company press releases, filings and corporate websites. Market data: BATS Exchange. Inc