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TIME: 1923GMT NEWS: Caesars Entertainment (CZR) considers selling stake in online unit and newer casinos REACTION: CZR shares moved over 4% higher in immediate reaction to the news. TIME: 1805GMT NEWS: VeriFone (PAY) CEO received subpoena from US attorney REACTION: In immediate reaction, PAY shares moved lower by 4.65% from USD 34.65 to USD 33.03 before quickly retracing the move after the Co. said no claim or action had been asserted by either authority. TIME: 1626 GMT NEWS: Herbalife (HLF) officials are saying that they do not believe they are subject of an FTC probe according to FBN's Gasparino REACTION: In an immediate reaction; HLF shares moved 2% higher from USD 33.00 to USD 33.81. TIME: 1609GMT NEWS: Harry Winston Diamond (HWD) reports end of the Ekati litigation and says deals with BHP Billiton to proceed REACTION: In immediate reaction HWD shares rose 1.43% TIME: 1604GMT NEWS: Dell (Dell) LBO closer to USD 13.50 per share; deal may come as soon as tomorrow according to CNBC's Faber REACTION: In immediate reaction, Co. shares moved down 2.25%. TIME: 1535GMT NEWS: Market talk that there could be private equity interest in Websense (WBSN) - unconfirmed REACTION: In immediate reaction WBSN shares rose 1.03% TIME: 1037GMT NEWS: Commerzbank (CBK GY) net loss of EUR 720mln for Q4 2012, raises FY op profit to approx EUR 1.2bln vs. EUR 507mln REACTION: After the initial spike lower, which subsequently saw the exchange halt co. shares, co. shares spiked higher by around 4% off session lows from EUR 1.569 to EUR 1.635 in reaction to co. raising operating profit for FY. TIME: 1007GMT NEWS: Centrica (CNA LN) launches GBP 500mln share repurchase program REACTION: Co. shares spiked 1% higher in immediate reaction to the news from GBP 3.54 to GBP 3.58.

04 Feb 2013 - 21:26 - Equities Rumour - Source: RANsquawk

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