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By Arno Schuetze and Harro Ten Wolde FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Shares in Rocket Internet plunged 14 percent within minutes of their stock market debut in Frankfurt on Thursday as investors gave Europe’s largest internet listing since 2000 a cold welcome. … Continue reading

Bulls and Bears

by the Editor

Today's stock market report: Helium was up, feathers were down. Paper was stationary. Fluorescent tubing was dimmed in light trading. Knives were up sharply. Cows sleered into a bull market. Pencils lost a few points. Hiking equipment was trailing. Elevators…