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1. There's a complete obsession with jobs data.

So assuming govt reopens tomorrow, when do we get Sept. jobs report? Monday?

Ben Casselman

@bencasselman

So assuming govt reopens tomorrow, when do we get Sept. jobs report? Monday?

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@ModeledBehavior Lets get that September jobs report out and then we’ll all reassess where we stand.

Matt Yglesias

@mattyglesias

@ModeledBehavior Lets get that September jobs report out and then we’ll all reassess where we stand.

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If DL raised to Nov 22 without end to govt #shutdown, you can say goodbye to Fed #taper this year. No jobs report for Oct or Nov

James Politi

@JamesPoliti

If DL raised to Nov 22 without end to govt #shutdown, you can say goodbye to Fed #taper this year. No jobs report for Oct or Nov

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2. And the debt ceiling.

Liftoff: Debt Ceiling Resolution Rumor Sends Russell To New Record Highs, ES Soaring http://t.co/JQFCVcHXem

zerohedge

@zerohedge

Liftoff: Debt Ceiling Resolution Rumor Sends Russell To New Record Highs, ES Soaring http://t.co/JQFCVcHXem

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The debt ceiling standoff in one chart http://t.co/rrqgSs7s95

Washington Post

@washingtonpost

The debt ceiling standoff in one chart http://t.co/rrqgSs7s95

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3. Using ticker $ymbols to call out longs and shorts.

Anyone shorting $AAPL around $500 for a fall below is crazy. Going higher into earnings. Pause here good for a nice short squeeze to come

WallStreetMainStreet

@WallStreetMainS

Anyone shorting $AAPL around $500 for a fall below is crazy. Going higher into earnings. Pause here good for a nice short squeeze to come

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Added $500 calls $aapl weekly; short $goog $900/$910 weekly call spread, $SCTY all time highs, sold $14.50/$15 $BAC Call spread.

Hard Money

@hardmoneynow

Added $500 calls $aapl weekly; short $goog $900/$910 weekly call spread, $SCTY all time highs, sold $14.50/$15 $BAC Call spread.

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@BretKenwell I usually take positions off for .05.. but if I have an $AAPL or $GOOG short option .90 or less… I take it off.

Justin Pulitzer

@JustinPulitzer

@BretKenwell I usually take positions off for .05.. but if I have an $AAPL or $GOOG short option .90 or less… I take it off.

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4. Pics from the NYSE floor.

Busy day on the floor of @NYSEEuronext as $ORCL @Oracle moves to #NYSE

Scott Cutler

@cutlerscott

Busy day on the floor of @NYSEEuronext as $ORCL @Oracle moves to #NYSE

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The master, Art Cashin, speaking to a tour group of scouts on the NYSE floor. #noonebetter @CNBCClosingBell

Bill Griffeth

@BillGriffeth

The master, Art Cashin, speaking to a tour group of scouts on the NYSE floor. #noonebetter @CNBCClosingBell

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8. Guys, INFLATION!!!!

10 minutes until the latest Chinese inflation data. http://t.co/XeP0OJ5UB3

Joseph Weisenthal

@TheStalwart

10 minutes until the latest Chinese inflation data. http://t.co/XeP0OJ5UB3

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http://t.co/Ny2yLb1RX7 The average household needs extra cash to stand still with the rise in infaltion

Simon Baldwin

@simonbaldwincfp

http://t.co/Ny2yLb1RX7 The average household needs extra cash to stand still with the rise in infaltion

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Infaltion still relatively tame: Producer price index up 0.5% in May, core up just 0.1%. http://t.co/ooNp1Ik9kd via @WSJ

Gerald F Seib

@GeraldFSeib

Infaltion still relatively tame: Producer price index up 0.5% in May, core up just 0.1%. http://t.co/ooNp1Ik9kd via @WSJ

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Watch This Closely! This Could Cause Infaltion! Equals Higher Rates!! More Money Printing? Here's How It Could Happen http://t.co/1sdsSROryr

Mike Litton

@littonrealty

Watch This Closely! This Could Cause Infaltion! Equals Higher Rates!! More Money Printing? Here's How It Could Happen http://t.co/1sdsSROryr

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9. Hey, what time are you on CNBC?

Ready for my hit... Why policy missteps are the key risk for markets. Tune in #CNBC http://t.co/ayr3LyPvL9

Gemma Godfrey

@GCGodfrey

Ready for my hit... Why policy missteps are the key risk for markets. Tune in #CNBC http://t.co/ayr3LyPvL9

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Watch me tonight at 7 PM EST as I appear on #CNBC The Kudlow Report.

Martin Frost

@HonMartinFrost

Watch me tonight at 7 PM EST as I appear on #CNBC The Kudlow Report.

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Programming note: I will be on @cnbc tomorrow at 640am to talk about @buzzfeedbiz..don't miss the rare opp to see me in a suit @buzzfeed

Peter Lauria

@peterlauria3

Programming note: I will be on @cnbc tomorrow at 640am to talk about @buzzfeedbiz..don't miss the rare opp to see me in a suit @buzzfeed

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Carl Icahn

@Carl_C_Icahn

I’ll be on CNBC at noon.

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10. Opinions about Summers' downfall...

White House caved on Syria and Larry Summers, now we need a big cave on the #Obamacare individual mandate by October 15th, debt ceiling deal

Lawrence McDonald

@Convertbond

White House caved on Syria and Larry Summers, now we need a big cave on the #Obamacare individual mandate by October 15th, debt ceiling deal

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11. ...and Yellen's rise.

Email from a strong Yellen supporter who despaired all summer of a possible Summers pick: "There is a God."

Ben White

@morningmoneyben

Email from a strong Yellen supporter who despaired all summer of a possible Summers pick: "There is a God."

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12. CHAAAAAARTS!!!!

Can somebody make a chart of the S&P and match it to the S&P from a different year and then draw a conclusion? Thx.

Downtown Josh Brown

@ReformedBroker

Can somebody make a chart of the S&P and match it to the S&P from a different year and then draw a conclusion? Thx.

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McClellan Oscillator shows the market indecision better that the SPX chart

DennisM

@newsagg

McClellan Oscillator shows the market indecision better that the SPX chart

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Financial Crisis was 2nd worst bear market ever. Current bull isn't in top 5 yet. Cool chart. $SPX http://t.co/je5DdXZjL3

Ryan Detrick, CMT

@RyanDetrick

Financial Crisis was 2nd worst bear market ever. Current bull isn't in top 5 yet. Cool chart. $SPX http://t.co/je5DdXZjL3

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Weekly Forex Market Chart Analysis – October 14th to 18th 2013 http://t.co/pP9vJCVggO via @nialfuller

Nial Fuller

@NialFuller

Weekly Forex Market Chart Analysis – October 14th to 18th 2013 http://t.co/pP9vJCVggO via @nialfuller

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(and chart shade).

Connie Brown http://t.co/gyUg6i3ot2: don't bring preconcieved ideas to your chart, let the market work

J-F Owczarczak

@jfozak

Connie Brown http://t.co/gyUg6i3ot2: don't bring preconcieved ideas to your chart, let the market work

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13. Sry, can't talk, live-blogging #earnings.

FYI, absolutely NO ONE should call/email me between 1-3PM PT for the next two weeks. #earnings cc: @zackwhittaker @editorialiste @ldignan

Rachel King

@rachelking

FYI, absolutely NO ONE should call/email me between 1-3PM PT for the next two weeks. #earnings cc: @zackwhittaker @editorialiste @ldignan

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Liveblogging #HewlettPackard's Q3 #Earnings Conference Call http://t.co/JWHmArrzty @allthingsd

Robert Lasky

@storyspring

Liveblogging #HewlettPackard's Q3 #Earnings Conference Call http://t.co/JWHmArrzty @allthingsd

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Their "expected" numbers are just incredible. #Apple #earnings Liveblog: Apple’s Q4 results conference call http://t.co/Mz60Wvd9

Robert Lim

@RobertALim

Their "expected" numbers are just incredible. #Apple #earnings Liveblog: Apple’s Q4 results conference call http://t.co/Mz60Wvd9

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Liveblog of Apple 4Q 2012 earnings call http://t.co/U7eMJqfc #earnings #earningscall

Kelly Kuehneman

@GraficusDesign

Liveblog of Apple 4Q 2012 earnings call http://t.co/U7eMJqfc #earnings #earningscall

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14. Retweeting, favoriting, quoting, and generally musing about Carl Icahn.

It's nice that in his old age, Carl Icahn has devoted himself to charity work on behalf of financial journalists

Matthew Zeitlin

@MattZeitlin

It's nice that in his old age, Carl Icahn has devoted himself to charity work on behalf of financial journalists

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So apparently Carl Icahn's daughter tweets for him. I'm so disillusioned

Matthew Zeitlin

@MattZeitlin

So apparently Carl Icahn's daughter tweets for him. I'm so disillusioned

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"I appreciate that you called me a great investor, too bad I can't say the same about you" - Carl Icahn

Matthew Zeitlin

@MattZeitlin

"I appreciate that you called me a great investor, too bad I can't say the same about you" - Carl Icahn

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Carl Icahn

@Carl_C_Icahn

Happy Birthday to a great nation.

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All would be swell at Dell if Michael and the board bid farewell.

Carl Icahn

@Carl_C_Icahn

All would be swell at Dell if Michael and the board bid farewell.

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Mariah Summers is a business reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York. Summers reports on hospitality, travel and real estate.

Contact Mariah Summers at mariah.summers@buzzfeed.com.

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