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Tuesday September 16th 2014

  

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Shrinking Alpha -  Yacktman Svc Fund (YACKX)Shrinking Alpha

Investing in Consistent Companies at the Right Price: A Wall Street Transcript Interview with Stephen Yacktman, Chief Investment Officer and Portfolio Manager of Yacktman Asset Management -  Yacktman Svc Fund (YACKX)Investing in Consistent Companies at the Right Price: A Wall Street Transcript Interview with Stephen Yacktman, Chief Investment Officer and Portfolio Manager of Yacktman Asset Management
[Wall Street Transcript] - 67 WALL STREET, New York - May 13, 2014 - The Wall Street Transcript has just published its Investing Strategies Report offering timely interviews with professional portfolio managers for serious investors. ...

AMG Adjusted Profit Rises 11% as Rally Boosts Assets -  Yacktman Svc Fund (YACKX)AMG Adjusted Profit Rises 11% as Rally Boosts Assets

[video] Tortoise vs. the hare investing -  Yacktman Svc Fund (YACKX)[video] Tortoise vs. the hare investing

For Best Rebalancing Results, Get Out Your Scalpel -  Yacktman Svc Fund (YACKX)For Best Rebalancing Results, Get Out Your Scalpel

Investments That Are Hard to Own but Worth It? Readers Share -  Yacktman Svc Fund (YACKX)Investments That Are Hard to Own but Worth It? Readers Share

Is Your Risk Tolerance at War With Your Risk Capacity? -  Yacktman Svc Fund (YACKX)Is Your Risk Tolerance at War With Your Risk Capacity?

Don't Let a Subpar 2013 Sour You on These Superior Funds -  Yacktman Svc Fund (YACKX)Don't Let a Subpar 2013 Sour You on These Superior Funds
[Morningstar] - Even Gold- and Silver-rated funds can have an off year.

As Markets Rise, Cautious Mutual Funds Sell Stocks -  Yacktman Svc Fund (YACKX)As Markets Rise, Cautious Mutual Funds Sell Stocks

A Checklist for Fund Investors -  Yacktman Svc Fund (YACKX)A Checklist for Fund Investors

  

  

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Tuesday September 16th 2014: Latest financial news from the world

Fed could hint on rate-hike plans as it prepares for policy turn -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsFed could hint on rate-hike plans as it prepares for policy turn

The facade of the U.S. Federal Reserve building is reflected on wet marble during the early morning hours in WashingtonBy Michael Flaherty WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Reserve on Wednesday could offer fresh clues on when it plans to begin lifting interest rates and how quickly it will move, as it prepares for a momentous policy turn after years of aggressive monetary stimulus. Although a tightening of monetary policy is not expected until mid-2015, the central bank could use a policy statement on Wednesday to lay important groundwork. In particular, speculation is rife the policy-setting Federal Open Market Committee may change its guidance on how long it is likely to keep rates near zero. ...



Asia shares rise on Fed, China policy speculation -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsAsia shares rise on Fed, China policy speculation

The London Stock Exchange is seen during the morning rush hour in the City of LondonBy Wayne Cole SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian shares were tentatively higher on Wednesday after Wall Street rebounded on speculation the Federal Reserve would maintain a pledge on low rates when a two-day policy meeting ends later in the session. The Dow hit a fresh record while the U.S. dollar took a knock after the Wall Street Journal's Fed watcher Jon Hilsenrath said the central bank would keep the words “considerable time” in its policy statement, though it might qualify them. ...



New data shows Americans' incomes still stagnant after recession -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsNew data shows Americans' incomes still stagnant after recession

A woman counts her U.S. dollar bills at a money changer in JakartaBy Jason Lange WASHINGTON (Reuters) - In what has become a recurring theme in America's long slog back from the 2007-09 recession, most U.S. households again saw no noticeable increase in their income last year. A report from the Census Bureau on Tuesday showed the country's median household income edged up just $180 last year to $51,939, a gain deemed statistically insignificant. Income at the median, meaning half the country earned more and half earned less, has declined nearly $5,000 since 2007 when the nation fell into a deep downturn. ...



Credit Suisse loans under U.S. Fed scrutiny: WSJ -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsCredit Suisse loans under U.S. Fed scrutiny: WSJ

National flags of Switzerland fly over the entrance of the headquarters of Swiss bank Credit Suisse in Zurich(Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Reserve has asked Credit Suisse Group AG to immediately address problems relating to the bank's underwriting and sale of leveraged loans, or high-interest-rate loans used by private-equity firms to finance deals, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing a source familiar with the matter. Officials at the Federal Reserve and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency are using private communications with banks to rein in relaxed underwriting and debt-laden deals and plan to take action on a firm-by-firm basis if required, WSJ reported. (http://on.wsj. ...



Alibaba options expected to be listed on September 29: exchanges -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsAlibaba options expected to be listed on September 29: exchanges

An employee is seen behind a glass wall with the logo of Alibaba at the company's headquarters on the outskirts of Hangzhou, Zhejiang provinceBy Saqib Iqbal Ahmed NEW YORK (Reuters) - Investors looking to hedge their bets or speculate on the direction of Alibaba Group's stock after its expected public sale of shares on Friday, will be able to trade its options in two weeks, as U.S. options exchanges are expected to list contracts on the company. The Chinese e-commerce company's options will be listed on CBOE Holdings Inc and International Securities Exchange Holdings' options exchanges on Sept. 29, pending the company's public sale of shares this week, the exchanges said on Tuesday. ...



Microsoft boosts dividend 11 percent, adds new directors -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsMicrosoft boosts dividend 11 percent, adds new directors

A employee stands in the Microsoft booth during the 2014 Computex exhibition at the TWTC Nangang exhibition hall in TaipeiSEATTLE (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp on Tuesday announced the smallest percentage increase in its quarterly dividend since 2009 and appointed new directors to replace two board members who decided not to seek re-election. The increase, 11 percent to 31 cents per share, is in line with the software company's revenue growth last fiscal year but half of last year's 22 percent hike. Microsoft, like rival Apple Inc , has been under pressure from activist shareholders to hand back more of its vast trove of cash, which increased 11 percent to almost $86 billion over the past 12 months. ...



New York says Barclays move to toss fraud case should be denied -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsNew York says Barclays move to toss fraud case should be denied

Logos are seen outside a branch of Barclays bank in LondonBy Herbert Lash NEW YORK (Reuters) - The New York attorney general on Tuesday rebutted Barclays Plc's motion to dismiss the state's lawsuit alleging fraud in how it ran a private trading platform, calling the arguments in the petition "misguided" and "disingenuous." New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman again blasted Barclays for allegedly not protecting customers from "high-frequency" traders in its trading venue, despite repeated assurances to clients by the bank that it was doing so. ...



Boeing-Lockheed venture wins $938 million in U.S. rocket launch deal -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsBoeing-Lockheed venture wins $938 million in U.S. rocket launch deal

The Boeing logo is seen at their headquarters in ChicagoWASHINGTON (Reuters) - United Launch Alliance, a joint venture of Boeing Co and Lockheed Martin Corp , has won a contract from the U.S. Air Force for $938 million in additional work on military rocket launch services, the Pentagon said on Tuesday. The modification of the company's existing contract runs through Sept. 30, 2015, the Defense Department said in its daily digest of major weapons contracts. ...



Adobe revenue forecast misses, shares slip -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsAdobe revenue forecast misses, shares slip

Adobe Systems' headquarters at the CityWest complex is pictured in south DublinBy Abhirup Roy (Reuters) - Photoshop maker Adobe Systems Inc's forecast disappointing revenue for this quarter and reported lower quarterly sales at its digital media business, which includes the Creative Cloud software suite. Adobe shares fell nearly 5 percent in extended trading. The company said it expected adjusted profit of 26-32 cents per share on revenue of $1.03 billion-$1.08 billion for the quarter ending November. (http://adobe.ly/1wonw8I) Analysts on average were expecting an adjusted profit of 31 share on revenue of $1.09 billion, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S. ...



U.S. auto regulators defend role in GM recall after report -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsU.S. auto regulators defend role in GM recall after report

GM CEO Barra is sworn in to testify before House Energy and Commerce Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee hearing on Capitol HillBy Susan Heavey and Julia Edwards WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Federal auto safety regulators came under scrutiny in a Senate hearing on Tuesday for their role in General Motors' failure to promptly report and recall cars with defective parts that led to at least 19 deaths. A report released by a House committee earlier on Tuesday said officials at the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration repeatedly failed to identify the potential problems with the faulty ignition switches and could have acted more quickly to catch the problem. ...



iPhone Overtime: Your questions about the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, answered -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsiPhone Overtime: Your questions about the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, answered

CNETWe're giving you total access to the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus. Use #askcnet to ask questions and make requests, or just comment below!>



Tomorrow Daily 052: Cheetah-bot goes off-leash, the coolest 'Star Wars' house ever, and more -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsTomorrow Daily 052: Cheetah-bot goes off-leash, the coolest 'Star Wars' house ever, and more

Tomorrow Daily 052: Cheetah-bot goes off-leash, the coolest 'Star Wars' house ever, and moreOn today's show, Khail and Ashley panic a little about cheetah-bot's untethered evolution, gush about the amazing Korean home inspired by "Star Wars," and send high fives to Mangetsu-man, a Japanese superhero cleaning up the streets of Tokyo.>



Apple toughens iCloud backup security -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsApple toughens iCloud backup security

Apple toughens iCloud backup securityTwo weeks after breach of celebrity iCloud accounts, Apple makes good on CEO Tim Cook's promises to strengthen security.>



Lyft brings carpool feature to Los Angeles, despite dispute -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsLyft brings carpool feature to Los Angeles, despite dispute

Lyft began testing a carpool feature called Lyft Line in San Francisco in August.Looking to help cut down on gridlock, the peer-to-peer car service rolls out Lyft Line in one of the most traffic-congested cities in the country.>



George the goldfish gets life-saving tumor surgery -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsGeorge the goldfish gets life-saving tumor surgery

George the goldfish undergoes a life-saving surgery.The complex procedure "went swimmingly," according to a statement from the Australian animal hospital where the operation took place.>



How ZTE plans to woo US consumers: Go big, go cheap -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsHow ZTE plans to woo US consumers: Go big, go cheap

How ZTE plans to woo US consumers: Go big, go cheapWith supersized smartphones all the rage -- thanks to Samsung's Galaxy Note line and the newly unveiled iPhone 6 Plus -- ZTE offers its 5.7-inch ZMax.>



Google hires former Qualcomm exec to speed up Fiber -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsGoogle hires former Qualcomm exec to speed up Fiber

Google representative Kevin Lo speaks at the Provo Convention Center to announce that the city has been chosen as the third city in the country to get Google Fiber on April 17, 2013 in Provo, Utah.Dennis Kish now leads the search company's ultra-fast fiber Internet service as it expands to more US cities.>



Why Do You Eat the Food You Eat? -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsWhy Do You Eat the Food You Eat?

Why Do You Eat the Food You Eat?What we eat and don't eat is largely a result of what group we belong to," according to an article titled Food and Ethnic Identity, by Robert A. Leonard Ph.D. and Wendy J. Saliba, MA,MBA.I met Dr. Leonard when we sat next to each other at a dinner at Hofstra University for the instructors of the Hofstra Continuing Education (CE) program....



Panasonic CM1 marries Android phone to slim camera -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsPanasonic CM1 marries Android phone to slim camera

Panasonic CM1 marries Android phone to slim cameraThe Japanese electronics giant hasn't done well with smartphones, but it's trying a new approach that grafts a comparatively high-end camera onto an Android phone.>



NASA taps SpaceX, Boeing to carry astronauts to space -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsNASA taps SpaceX, Boeing to carry astronauts to space

NASA taps SpaceX, Boeing to carry astronauts to spaceIn the return of human space flight for the US, NASA awards both private aerospace companies a combined total of $6.8 billion.>



How to Beat Resistance and Start Doing What You Want to Do! -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsHow to Beat Resistance and Start Doing What You Want to Do!

How to Beat Resistance and Start Doing What You Want to Do!We all experience resistance everyday when we're trying to do something that matters. Whether you want to sit and meditate, work on a new project, get out and exercise, whatever it is that is in the direction of growth, resistance comes alive. In my next book Uncovering Happiness (can't wait to share it with you - January, 2015), I explore some...



The 404 Show 1,552: Don't bring Surge back, PS4 Nike Air Jordans have HDMI ports (podcast) -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsThe 404 Show 1,552: Don't bring Surge back, PS4 Nike Air Jordans have HDMI ports (podcast)

The 404 Show 1,552: Don't bring Surge back, PS4 Nike Air Jordans have HDMI ports (podcast)Today we're pleading with Coca-Cola NOT to bring Surge back, walking in the wrong Chinese sidewalk lane, and dissecting custom made PS4 Nike Air Jordans that inexplicably come with an HDMI port in each sneaker.>



Round two of Microsoft layoff expected Thursday -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsRound two of Microsoft layoff expected Thursday

Round two of Microsoft layoff expected ThursdayJob cuts will hit nearly all divisions later this week in the second wave of the company's larger plan to cut 18,000 employees, sources tell ZDNet.>



'Back to the Future' Air Mag shoes can be yours for under $100 -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) news'Back to the Future' Air Mag shoes can be yours for under $100

These would also look great as everyday shoes.If you missed out on the official Nike Air Mag shoes back in 2011, you can now get a much more affordable officially licensed replica for your Marty McFly costume.>



Gamer idol Jennifer Hale to prove Everyone Games at GX3 -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsGamer idol Jennifer Hale to prove Everyone Games at GX3

Gamer idol Jennifer Hale to prove Everyone Games at GX3The con that's been saying #EveryoneGames since 2012 is back for round 3. LGBTQ gamers and friends -- and Jennifer Hale fans -- mark your calendars for GX3 now.>



What to expect when upgrading to iOS 8 -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsWhat to expect when upgrading to iOS 8

What to expect when upgrading to iOS 8Apple's new operating system for the iPhone and iPad includes changes to notifications, messages, shortcuts and Siri. Before downloading the update, you'll need to clear some space. Also, Facebook makes it easier to tidy up your app settings.>



Managing the New Ambitious: Leading Teams in Today's Entrepreneurial Minded World -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsManaging the New Ambitious: Leading Teams in Today's Entrepreneurial Minded World
American business had at one time been notorious for its structures and fences, often the fodder and theme for television shows, media and entertainment. Employees and teams followed suit. We logged in, punched the clock, stayed within the lines, as we did our jobs. Career growth and evolution happened in the same linear fashion. We climbed the...
Scottish Independence and Our Political Natures -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsScottish Independence and Our Political Natures

Scottish Independence and Our Political NaturesImage courtesy of maria_navarro_sorollaThe only mention of Scotland in Avi Tuschman's Our Political Nature is a reference to the dangers of inbreeding among Hebridean bumblebees, yet the author's anthropological examination of what divides groups in societies offers plenty of food for thought as Scots consider whether to break their 300 year...



How the Law Is Changing Online Reviews -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsHow the Law Is Changing Online Reviews

How the Law Is Changing Online ReviewsLocal businesses have a love/hate relationship with Yelp. On one hand, having an active Yelp page with great reviews can be a real boon. But just a few irate customers can sink a company's reputation on the site - a study sponsored by Merchant Warehouse found that a restaurant with 3.5 stars was 21% more likely to sell out than a restaurant...



Nvidia amps up Shield Tablet with 4G LTE, more storage -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsNvidia amps up Shield Tablet with 4G LTE, more storage

UNDER NDA UNTIL 7/22A new version of the chipmaker's tablet comes with 32GB of storage and a 4G LTE connection, but it costs an extra $100.>



You've Changed! Why Didn't They Notice? -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsYou've Changed! Why Didn't They Notice?

You've Changed! Why Didn't They Notice?It's much harder to change others' perceptions of our behavior than it is to change our own behavior. People's perceptions of us are formed when they observe a sequence of actions that we take that resemble one another. When other people see a pattern of resemblance, that's when they start forming their perceptions of us.For example, one day...



​Internet's security bug tracker faces its 'Y2K' moment -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) news​Internet's security bug tracker faces its 'Y2K' moment

​Internet's security bug tracker faces its 'Y2K' momentFrom critical exploits to the tiniest bug, all security holes receive a tracking number through the US government. The system is being revamped to handle the ever-growing number of bugs, but the cure could create problems of its own.>



Dish grabs new cache of channels for TV service aimed at cord-cutters -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsDish grabs new cache of channels for TV service aimed at cord-cutters

James Martin/CNETDish's coming Internet-delivered TV service will offer channels like Travel and Food Network from programmer Scripps alongside networks owned by Disney and A+E.>



Buy a spare Mars Viking lander project rocket engine -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsBuy a spare Mars Viking lander project rocket engine

Own a piece of space history.Get a head start on building your very own 1970s-style Mars orbiter by snapping up an engine built for NASA's Viking project.>



Man demands iPhone 6 as dowry, report says -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsMan demands iPhone 6 as dowry, report says

Man demands iPhone 6 as dowry, report saysIn Saudi Arabia, the brother of a bride-to-be is reportedly insisting that her fiance provide him with an iPhone 6 for her hand.>



Homeless, wearing GoPros, capture 'life as it is rarely seen' -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsHomeless, wearing GoPros, capture 'life as it is rarely seen'

Homeless, wearing GoPros, capture 'life as it is rarely seen'A San Francisco project outfits homeless volunteers with personal camera rigs for shooting first-person footage of daily life. "The goal is to build empathy," Homeless GoPro says.>



LG renews deal with Immersion on touch-feedback tech -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsLG renews deal with Immersion on touch-feedback tech

LG renews deal with Immersion on touch-feedback techImmersion's TouchSense "haptic" technology allows users to experience a sense of touch when playing games or typing on a flat touchscreen.>



Google Views' growth means death for longtime photo-sharing service -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsGoogle Views' growth means death for longtime photo-sharing service

Evan Rapoport, Google's product manager in charge of its Views photo service, at Photokina 2014.The little-known Panoramio service will eventually disappear as Google moves to a new Views option for sharing location-linked photos -- and adding imagery to Google Maps.>



Get GiliSoft Private Disk (Win) for free -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsGet GiliSoft Private Disk (Win) for free

GiliSoftEncrypt and password-protect your files and folders with this powerful tool, which normally runs $39.95.>



Netflix books Judd Apatow original show, another volley at HBO -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsNetflix books Judd Apatow original show, another volley at HBO

<> the HBO with The Cinema Society host the New York premiere of HBO's "Girls" at the School of Visual Arts Theater on April 4, 2012 in New York City.Netflix makes no secret of its goal to beat the cable king, and it lines up a new show from Apatow, whose TV work right now consists of the premium network's "Girls.">



  

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