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European stocks rise ahead of German sentiment data, shake off Greek worries
European stock markets moved sharply higher for a second straight day on Tuesday on the back of some well-received corporate updates, shaking off jitters about Greece.
MarketsEuro shows strain as Greek anxieties sharpen  Financial Times
Russia Pushing Greece Gas-Pipeline Accord Amid EU Standoff  Bloomberg
Irish Times  
House passes oil tax 'triggered trigger' bill
The House has passed a bill that could permanently lower North Dakota's oil and gas tax rate and eliminate any further tax cuts that are pegged to the price of oil.
Massive overhaul of N.D. state oil taxes provokes fight between Republicans ...  National Monitor
Emerging-Market Stocks Resume Rally on China Bets as Ruble Falls
Emerging-market stocks rose for the first time in three days as telecommunications companies rallied and a gauge of Chinese shares in Hong Kong rebounded from its steepest loss in three months.
Hong Kong stocks post biggest gain in two weeks as China buyers pour in  Reuters
Asian stocks join China stimulus-led global rally  CNBC
Wall Street bets on oil price rally
If the whims of speculators are anything to go by, then oil markets are poised for a rebound. Data from the Commodity Futures Trading Commission show that bullish positions on WTI have reached their highest levels in eight months.
OPEC Says US Oil Boom to End This Year
UPDATE 3-Yemen conflict keeps Brent crude oil around $63  Reuters
DuPont Reports Decline in First-Quarter Earnings
The DuPont Co. says the strong dollar and challenges in the agriculture and performance chemicals industries contributed to lower sales and earnings in the first quarter.
DuPont beats 1Q profit forecasts  Washington Post
DuPont tops 1Q net income expectations, misses revenue forecasts  Fox Business
Wall Street rallies
New York - Wall Street ended sharply higher on Monday after China moved to stimulate its slowing economy while investors bought up technology stocks on cautious optimism on upcoming earnings reports.
Wall Street Rallies on China Stimulus Ahead of Tech Earnings  NDTV
Apple, IBM lead tech gain before earnings as US stocks rebound  Chicago Tribune
Raytheon's Retail Play
Cybersecurity firm Raytheon has made a $1.7 billion dollar bet that it can translate the security skills it currently brings to bear for its military and intelligence clients into protection for retailers and banks.
Raytheon raises security portfolio  Boston Herald
Wall Street's Buoyancy Intact Amid Earnings Optimism
( - Trading in the U.S. index futures suggests that Wall Street stocks may open higher on Tuesday, extending the rally into session.
Daily Report: IBM Profit Slips as Company Enters Transition Year  New York Times (blog)
IBM shares fall after hours on disappointing forecast  WRAL Tech Wire
UPDATE 2-SAP Q1 profit in line as sales surge, aided by cheap euro
... * Quarterly operating profit up 15 pct at 1.06 bln euros. * Excluding currency effect, operating profit drops 2 pct. * Reiterates 2015 operating profit of 5.6-5.9 bln euros.
SAP profit plunges 23%  MarketWatch
Weak euro boosts SAP earnings  Deutsche Welle
ECB staff have proposal to tighten Greek use of emergency funding: Bloomberg
European Central Bank staff have prepared a proposal to increase the haircut on the security that Greek banks offer in return for emergency liquidity, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday, citing people with knowledge of the discussions.
Greek bonds and shares slide as ECB 'mulls reining in support' ...  The Guardian