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Market Update

Earnings Provide Support to Wall Street Indexes, New Home Sales Rise 0.2%
Oct 24, 11:54 AM ET 
Wall Street indexes meandered after new home sales rose 0.2% in September. Earnings dominated market sentiment and Microsoft surged after reporting better than expected revenues. Amazon Inc plunged after reporting wider than expected loss. European Markets stepped back ahead of stress test results.
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Amazon Plunges 7% on Earnings Worries, Microsoft Soars 4%
Oct 24, 12:11 PM ET 
Amazon.com Inc plunged as much as 10% after the online retailer reported larger-than-expected loss. The company also guided lower than expected revenue growth in the busy holiday period fourth quarter. Microsoft topped revenues expectations.
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STOCK MOVERS

U.S. Movers: ABB, Biogen, Dow Chemical, EMC, General Dynamics, Yahoo!
Oct 22, 12:36 PM ET 
ABB net plunged 12%. Boeing profit surged 18%. Biogen net climbed 76%. Dow Chemical net surged 43%. EMC n...
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U.S. Movers: Apple, Coca-Cola, Kimberly Clark, McDonald's, Verizon
Oct 21, 12:58 PM ET 
Apple net soared 13%. Harley-Davidson profit declined 8% on 4% decrease in revenues. Illinois Tool net su...
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U.S. Movers: Halliburton, Hasbro, IBM, Macquarie Infra, Valeant Pharma
Oct 20, 10:32 AM ET 
GLOBALFOUNDRIES agreed to acquire microelectronics business from IBM. Halliburton net surged 70%. Hasbro ...
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U.S. Movers: American Express, BB&T, Baxter, eBay, GS, UnitedHealth
Oct 16, 1:04 PM ET 
American Express net climbed 8%. Baker Hughes profit soared 10%. BB&T net surged 94% but revenues fell 2%...
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U.S. Movers: Citigroup, Domino's Pizza, JNJ, JPMorgan, Wells Fargo
U.S. Movers: BNY Mellon, GE, Google, Honeywell, Morgan Stanley, M&T Bank
U.S. Movers: Danaher, General Electric, Steris, Targa Resources
U.S. Movers: AbbVie, Bank of America, BlackRock, Intel, KeyCorp, Qualcomm
U.S. Movers: Barracuda, Fastenal, Family Dollar, Microchip, Symantec
U.S. Movers: Alcoa, Auxilium Pharma, Gap, Impax Lab, Lindsay, PepsiCo

EARNINGS CALLS TRANSCRIPTS

Apple Fiscal Third Quarter Earnings Call Highlights
Jul 30, 3:28 AM ET>
Apple Inc said third quarter revenues increased 23% to $35 billion and earnings jumped 21% to $8.8 billio...
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lululemon athletica First Quarter Earnings Call Highlight
Jun 13, 9:01 AM ET>
The expensive apparel retailer lululemon athletica said first quarter revenues rose 53% to $285.7 million...
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Dollar General Earnings Call Highlights
Lowe’s First Quarter Earnings Call Highlights
Home Depot First Quarter Earnings Call Highlights
Visa Inc. Second Quarter Earnings Call Highlights
MasterCard Inc First Quarter Earnings Call Highlights
Mutual funds Q&A

Participate in the Upside, Limit the Downside
Stadion Tactical Growth Fund
Brad A. Thompson
This is a fully invested fund so there will be some inherent downside participation but really it’s about...

Natural Gas, Natural Advantage
Hennessy Gas Utility Index Fund
Winsor H. (Skip) Aylesworth
Rising supplies for natural gas, along with low and stable pricing, should lead to increased demand and s...

Durable Global Small Caps
William Blair Global Small Cap Growth Fund
Matthew A. Litfin , Andrew G. Flynn
We believe the market is inefficient in distinguishing between an average growth and a quality growth com...
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...
Stadion Tactical Growth Fund
Brad A. Thompson
This is a fully invested fund so there will be some inherent downside participation but really it’s about correlation. We want higher correlation during favorable market environments and during unfavorable market environments our process will naturally adjust correlation lower as we move more toward non-correlated holdings.
Hennessy Gas Utility Index Fund
Winsor H. (Skip) Aylesworth
Rising supplies for natural gas, along with low and stable pricing, should lead to increased demand and should be beneficial for the stock prices for this set of companies.
William Blair Global Small Cap Growth Fund
Matthew A. Litfin
We believe the market is inefficient in distinguishing between an average growth and a quality growth company so what we are looking for is earnings growth that will be faster than or more durable than market expectations.
Invesco Long-Short Equity Fund
Ken Masse
The management team’s systematic investment process identifies long and short candidates with equal conviction, while dynamically adjusting net exposure based on a proprietary market risk forecast.
Prudential Real Assets Fund
Edward L. Campbell
We saw that during the decade to 2010 the collection of assets that we refer to as real assets did incredibly well and there was hardly any inflation over that time period.










EARNINGS CALENDAR

SYMBOL COMPANY NAME EARNNINGS AUDIO
ECONOMIC CALENDAR

INDUSTRY DATE TIME
New Home Sales 2014-10-24 10:00 AM
Jobless Claims 2014-10-23 8:30 AM
EIA Petroleum Status Report 2014-10-22 10:30 AM
Existing Home Sales 2014-10-21 10:00 AM
Housing Starts 2014-10-17 8:30 AM
Jobless Claims 2014-10-16 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