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    It's the one economic report investors await eagerly each month. The monthly report of the nation's economic health is a compilation of two separate surveys and provides information on the change in the number of unemployed people working in the U.S. as a percentage of the labor force.

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    Tom Brady scores again. But founder & president of U/S Sports Advisors Ken Ungar says the National Football League will not back down and the fight will continue. The controversy stems from accusations the Patriots football team deflated the footballs used in the AFC championship game back in January.

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    Analysts expect high-flying consumer discretionary stocks to rise by double digits over next year. Updated with Wednesday's closing price information. Over the past 10 years, for just about any period you look at, health care has been the strongest sector in the S&P 500. But not this year.

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     Here are two housing plays that continue to "build": D.R. Horton (DHI) and Home Depot , In this first chart of DHI, above, we see a strong uptrend only interrupted by a normal correction in 2013. HD has had an even more impressive rally the past five years.

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    Tesla's long-awaited Model X SUVs now have a delivery date. The limited-edition electric vehicles will set customers back $132,000 for the 'signature model,' though customers can tack on another $10,000 to add on the "Ludicrous Speed" upgrade, which allows the vehicle to accelerate from zero to 60 mph in just 2.8 seconds.

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    As the Federal Reserve looks to scale back its influence on the economy, the European Central Bank hinted at taking additional stimulus measures. After the ECB wrapped up its September meeting, President Mario Draghi at a press conference on Thursday said the central bank is keeping its benchmark interest rate unchanged and reiterated the flexibility of its quantitative-easing program.

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    Campbell Soup (CPB) released its latest quarterly earnings results Thursday morning. Firstly, the company's revenue for the period fell 8.6% compared to a year ago. The second key takeaway is that the Camden, N.J.-based company is still in the middle of its restructuring efforts.

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    Many American cities are distinctly shaped by ties to other parts of the world. Washington has its Ethiopian community, and the restaurants that have come with it. Chicago has its Mexican neighborhoods, Minneapolis its Hmong culture, Miami its links to Cuba.These differences — products of proximity or history or happenstance — are part of what makes New York feel culturally different from Atlanta. And they reflect the fact that New York and Atlanta look different to people living abroad.Census data on where people move can reveal a sense of these varied international connections. More than 15 percent of people who move in any given year now to the Washington metropolitan area come from somewhere in Africa. In metro New York, just 5 percent do. In Miami, the share of international movers from Africa is less than 1 percent.Using new five-year American Community Survey data from 2009-2013, last week we looked at where people move when they leave one major metro area in the U.S. for another. Today we're mapping from the same dataset people who move into the 35 largest U.S. metros from abroad. That's about 1 million moves a year.All of these movers are not necessarily foreigners or immigrants. Some of them may be Americans returning from a stint in the Peace Corps or an overseas assignment with the State Department. This data reflects people who moved to a U.S. metro who lived outside of the country the previous year, and it captures people regardless of legal status.One trend that emerges: In nearly every one of the 50 largest metros — except for Miami, San Antonio and New Orleans — the largest share of foreign moves come in from Asia. The Census defines Asia in this data as including South Asian countries like India and Middle Eastern ones like Israel. Russia is counted as part of Europe.In contrast, here is the map of moves from Central America:And here are Europe and South America:The Caribbean map is notable for the vast share of movers heading to two places: Miami and New York. From 2009-2013, more than 25,000 people moved to New York from the Caribbean each year; more than 27,000 moved to Miami.Those maps give a sense of national scale: There are lot more people coming into the U.S. from Asia than Central America (a picture that undermines the conversation we often have about immigration as a largely Mexican phenomenon). This last chart, in contrast, gives a sense of local proportion, of how the breakdown of international moves varies by individual metro area.New York looks quite different from Houston and Boston and Baltimore:






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    Shares of B&G Foods (BGS)  jumped over 14% on Thursday, following the company's announcement it will buy the Green Giant brand from General Mills (GIS) for $765 million. B&G Foods (BGS) has a history of reinventing brands and making them even better, TheStreet's Jim Cramer, co-manager of the Action Alerts PLUS portfolio, said on CNBC's "Stop Trading" segment. B&G Foods BGS data by YCharts.

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    Shares of Medtronic (MDT) are up slightly Thursday after the medical device company beat on earnings per share and revenue. This is a very well-run company, TheStreet's Jim Cramer, co-manager of the Action Alerts PLUS portfolio, said on CNBC's "Mad Dash" segment. He also likes St. Jude Medical (STJ), which he thinks may be a takeover target. Joy Global JOY and Medtronic MDT data by YCharts.

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    In anticipation of the theatrical release of "The Force Awakens" on December 18, Disney  will release new Star Wars merchandise in its own retail stores and website, and via a number of retail partners, at midnight tonight, dubbing the launch "Force Friday."

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    Twitter  has some fundamental concerns going forward. Click here to see the below chart in a new window. On this timeframe, stochastics are making a bullish crossover as they move out of an oversold condition, and the money flow index is attempting a bounce off its oversold zone.

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    The ProShares Ultra Short 20+ Year Treasuries ETF is a way to short the 20+ year U.S. Treasury bond at the rate of the change in that daily price at two times the inverse of that change. Over the past 52 weeks, TBT has traded between $38 and $60.

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    Retailer Dollar General's (DG)  Aug. 27 earnings indicated a continued need for frugality in areas around the country. Both stocks were entering consolidations after setting secondary highs on Aug. 19 and Aug. 20, respectively. Here are the must-see daily and weekly charts for both retailers and their key technical levels at which to buy on weakness and to sell on strength.