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Why China's Banks Need a New Source of Funding

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China’s banks had long relied on steady deposit growth to fund themselves. With deposit growth drying up, banks are looking to less reliable debt markets instead.

Noble Group: Why Big Moves Don't Signal New Chapter

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Noble Group bids farewell to its CEO and one of its best-performing businesses, hardly signs things are getting back to normal.

Forecast for Workday's Stock: Cloudy

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Workday has a track record of beating analyst estimates, but that doesn’t mean its shares will respond accordingly.

Cancer Drugs: A Long Road to Blockbuster Sales

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Amid high hopes, investors shouldn’t forget how tricky cancer-drug development is.

Wells Fargo Curbs Bank-Stock Enthusiasm

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By lowering its return targets, Wells Fargo has signaled a continued soft environment for banks.

Dalian Wanda: An Offer That Makes Shareholders Want to Move On

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Dalian Wanda Commercial’s plan to delist so soon after its IPO reeks of expedience, rather than long-term value creation. Investors may have little choice but to move on.

The Economy vs. Earnings: Companies Aren't Winning

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The U.S. economy isn’t as weak as the GDP report suggests. As that becomes clear, companies will need to find another excuse.

Williams and Energy Transfer: No Rhyme or Reason

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Energy Transfer Equity’s counterclaims in a suit against Williams Cos are hard to swallow.

Terex-Zoomlion: Another Chinese Deal Bites the Dust

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After Zoomlion abruptly pulled the plug on buying U.S. equipment maker Terex, other potential takeover targets might want to grill their Chinese suitors on whether they have the cash, or are truly willing to pay the price.

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