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    NEW YORK-- Shares of Edwards Lifesciences Corp. (EW) surged in premarket trade Monday in the wake of winning a preliminary injunction limiting the sale of Medtronic Inc.' s CoreValve system. The injunction, announced Friday, will go into effect in seven business days, the Edwards statement said. A federal jury in 2010 found that Medtronic's CoreValve system infringes on a patent held by Edwards.

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    Financial spread betting company IG Group has extended its trading hours on over 20 major U.S. stocks to help investors to make the most of trading opportunities during earnings season, it said on Monday. IG clients can now trade stocks, including Ford, Apple (AAPL), Exxon and Goldman Sachs (GS), until 1am from Monday to Thursday and 10pm on Fridays.

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    For some money managers, the recent turbulence in the stock market isn't a reason to worry. It is a healthy sign. Markets were rattled last week as the Nasdaq Composite Index fell 3.1% and the Dow Jones Industrial Average slipped 2.4%.

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    Thin volumes during the bull market have worried stock pickers who say the rally is built on a fragile footing. Changes in how people invest may have made volume less of a market-timing signal than it once was. 'Mad Men' creator Weiner feels Season 7 responsibility.

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    The wrenching selloff in U.S. high-growth technology and biotech shares could leave investors braced for more than a minor pullback when earnings pick up speed this week. First-quarter earnings estimates have fallen sharply as many companies have blamed the brutal winter for weak outlooks.

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    The wrenching selloff in U.S. high-growth technology and biotech shares could leave investors braced for more than a minor pullback when earnings pick up speed this week. First-quarter earnings estimates have fallen sharply as many companies have blamed the brutal winter for weak outlooks.

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    The wrenching selloff in U.S. high-growth technology and biotech shares could leave investors braced for more than a minor pullback when earnings pick up speed next week. First-quarter earnings estimates have fallen sharply as many companies have blamed the brutal winter for weak outlooks.

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    The wrenching selloff in U.S. high-growth technology and biotech shares could leave investors braced for more than a minor pullback when earnings pick up speed next week. First-quarter earnings estimates have fallen sharply as many companies have blamed the brutal winter for weak outlooks.

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    Verizon Communications (VZ) shares are climbing, up,04% to $47.09, in after hours trading on Friday.The bump follows the company's announcement that it was making the much anticipated Samsung  Galaxy S5 mobile phone available for purchase online and in stores today.Must Read: Warren Buffett's 10 Favorite Growth Stocks.

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    *TSX ends down 50.31 points, or 0.35 percent, at 14,257.69* Eight of 10 main index sectors decline* Materials slip, reflecting lower commodity prices By John Tilak TORONTO, April 11- Canada's main stock index dropped on Friday to its lowest in two weeks after a prolonged slump in the U.S. technology and biotechnology sectors weighed on the appetite for equities and...

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    NEW YORK-- Long-term Treasury prices gained Friday, sending the 30- year bond yield to its lowest since last July as the broader market notched weekly gains. The long bond yield, which falls as prices rise, was down 1.5 basis points on the day and 10 basis points on the week at 3.488%, according to Tradeweb. The last time it was that low on a closing basis was in July 2013, as yields were rising sharply on fears about Federal Reserve policy normalization.

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    * Momentum, biotech stocks take another plunge. * S&P 500, Nasdaq post worst weekly decline since June 2012. * Dow down 0.9 pct; S&P 500 off 1 pct; Nasdaq down 1.3 pct. By Angela Moon. U.S. stocks slid in a volatile session on Friday, with the Nasdaq closing below the 4,000 mark for the first time since early February.

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    SAN FRANCISCO-- Technology stocks retreated Friday as the Nasdaq Composite Index slipped below 4,000 in a broad selloff. Yahoo (YHOO) shed 1.6% to close at $32.87, while Twitter gave up 3.1% to close at $40.05, setting the pace for a retreat that saw the Nasdaq slip 1.3% to close at 3,999.7. The benchmark ended the week down 3.1%.

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    NEW YORK-- U.S. stocks dropped again on Friday, building on the sharp selloff of a day earlier and hurt by a disappointing earnings report from J.P. Morgan Chase& Co. The S&P 500 fell 17.39 points, or 1%, to close at 1,815.69. The benchmark lost 2.7% for the week.

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    * Thirty-year yield hits lowest since July on safety bids. * Domestic producer prices post biggest rise in 10 months. * U.S. consumer sentiment strongest in nine months. * Short-, medium-dated debt set for best week since Sept. By Richard Leong.

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     NQ Mobile  has been reiterated as a "buy," Topeka Capital Markets said Friday. By midafternoon, shares had tanked 22.9% to $12.33. The company was trading lower after posting fourth-quarter earnings 10 cents a share below analysts' estimates. Must Read: Warren Buffett's 10 Favorite Growth Stocks.