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Alliance Data Systems added a director from activist fund ValueAct Capital.
TheStreet's Jim Cramer discusses Wednesday's trending stocks.
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The Federal Reserve desire to move interest rates away from crisis-era levels is a double-edged sword for bond investors.
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