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    1. 'The S&P 500 Has a 10% Correction:' Blackstone's Byron Wien Unveils His Big Surprises for 2018

      'The S&P 500 Has a 10% Correction:' Blackstone's Byron Wien Unveils His Big Surprises for 2018
      • Blackstone Vice Chairman and investing ace Byron Wien is out with his list of 10 "surprises" for 2018.
      • These predictions, he says, have a better-than-50% chance of happening, but the average investor assigns them only about a one-in-three chance.
      • The list, now in its 33rd year, includes a 10% stock market correction, populism worsening, and Republicans losing big in the midterm elections...
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    2. Blue Apron Got Amazon'd Before it Even Became a Public Company

      Blue Apron Got Amazon'd Before it Even Became a Public Company

      Sorry, Blue Apron, you just got Amazon'd.

      Just two weeks ago, the meal-prep delivery startup looked as if it would coast through the road show for its initial public offering and start public trading with a juicy valuation of about $3 billion. Then the deal-happy retail juggernaut Amazon shelled out $13.7 billion to buy Whole Foods...

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    3. An Equity Chief at one of Wall Street's Biggest Firms Breaks Down the Hottest Story in Markets Right Now

      An Equity Chief at one of Wall Street's Biggest Firms Breaks Down the Hottest Story in Markets Right Now

      The equity market is quiet — some might say too quiet.

      For evidence of that, look no further than the CBOE Volatility Index, or VIX, which serves as stock market fear gauge and on Monday closed at its lowest level since 1993.

      It's a development that has confounded Wall Street traders and strategists alike for weeks. They have debated whether the environment is as calm as it seems or whether the depressed VIX is masking a stock market shock brewing under the surface...

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    4. Here's what it's like to be a Shareholder at Berkshire Hathaway's Annual Meeting

      Here's what it's like to be a Shareholder at Berkshire Hathaway's Annual Meeting

      Berkshire Hathaway's annual meeting — a financial pilgrimage that draws throngs of CEO Warren Buffett's admirers from around the world — is on Saturday.

      Buffett and his vice chairman, Charlie Munger, will take questions from journalists, analysts, and shareholders for seven hours in Omaha, Nebraska...

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    5. Hedge Fund Manager David Einhorn is Settling in for a 'Tough Fight' with GM

      Hedge Fund Manager David Einhorn is Settling in for a 'Tough Fight' with GM

      Greenlight Capital's David Einhorn just laid out what's going on with his activist move on General Motors.

      Earlier this year, Einhorn announced he had increased his position in the car company.

      The activist hedge fund investor proposed that GM create two classes of stock, and accused the company of misleading credit-rating agencies about the plan. He told Business Insider's Linette Lopez earlier this month that rating agencies were getting the analysis of his plan wrong...

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    6. The Brazilian Billionaire Who Bought Heinz and Burger King is Trying to Strike a ~$250 billion Deal

      The Brazilian Billionaire Who Bought Heinz and Burger King is Trying to Strike a ~$250 billion Deal

      Jorge Lemann is behind some of America's most iconic consumer brands.  The Brazilian billionaire's investment company, 3G Capital, has invested in or backed takeovers of Kraft, Heinz, Burger King, Tim Hortons, Anheuser Busch and SAB Miller.  Now, Kraft Heinz — which counts Lemann and Warren Buffett among its top shareholders — is pushing for a deal for Unilever...

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