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Reuters HPQ headlines beat Bloomberg, DJ; stock jumps

Reuters HPQ headlines beat Bloomberg, DJ; stock jumps

Reuters was ahead of rivals on Nov.18 with headlines on Hewlett-Packard’s profit forecast that sent its shares up more than 14 percent. HPQ’s upbeat news helped U.S. stock index futures cut losses and was a boost to the Dow Jones industrial average on the day. Reuters beat Bloomberg by 4 minutes and Dow Jones by almost 6 minutes.