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10 Takeaways From Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Report

When Warren Buffett speaks, people listen. Being the richest man and being considered the greatest investor of modern times makes people care. Now that Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) is ...
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Top Biopharma Movers of the Past Week

A few biopharma companies made massive runs this past week. The health care sector was in trouble over the past year, under fire from congressional hearings and politicians on the ...
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Massive Technology Trades Highlight Insider Selling: Microsoft, Broadcom, Pepsico, Humana and More

Another week of record-setting highs did exactly what our readers would expect. The sellers came out in full force, as they have been ever since the year started. And with ...
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How Analysts View Wal-Mart After Earnings

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) reported its fourth-quarter and fiscal 2017 results early on Tuesday. The discount giant saw its shares make a handy gain that day and close out ...
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Blackstone Chief Steve Schwarzman Earned $425 Million

According to a detailed and extensive analysis by Bloomberg, Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE: BX) CEO Steve Schwarzman earned $425 million last year, which put him at the top of payouts ...
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Buying vs Renting a Home: What the Math Says

There are plenty of arguments favoring both sides of the rent versus buy choice of how you are going to pay for shelter. Probably the main reason to buy a ...
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Amazon Sells $3,000 Drone

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) may start to deliver packages via drones. The huge e-commerce company also sells them. Among those listed as available is the most expensive one at Amazon.com. It ...
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Why This Key Analyst Is Taking a More Bullish Stance on IBM

International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE: IBM) has been making strides in artificial intelligence with its Watson program, as well as in cloud services. Despite this success, the stock is actually ...
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Mercedes-Benz Considers Releasing Its New Midsize Pickup in the US

Nearly two years ago, Mercedes-Benz announced that it would add a midsize pickup truck to its product line, but that the truck was not intended for the U.S. market. The ...
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New York Times Moves Ahead of Washington Post in Digital Audience Race

New York Times Co.'s (NYSE: NYT) digital properties moved ahead of the Washington Post's in January, according to recent comScore research. The edge was small, however. The comScore Top 50 ...
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Oil Rig Count Rises by 5, Hedge Funds at Record Long Futures Positions

In the week ended February 24, 2017, the number of rigs drilling for oil in the United States totaled 602, up by five compared with the prior week and up from a ...
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A Cheap Castle in South Carolina Is Most Popular House of the Week

It must be hard to find a 4,500 square foot castle on the market for $389,900. There is one, in a very remote area of South Carolina. The house at 875 ...
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Marijuana Price Dips 2% to $1,618 a Pound

For the week ended Friday, February 24, 2017, the spot price index for a pound of cannabis decreased by 1.9% from $1,649 in the prior week to $1,618. According to ...
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Most and Least Polluted Big American Cities

A great deal has been made of the filth in cities in places like China and India. However, there are large cities in America that are very polluted, and several ...
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States With the Longest (and Shortest) Life Expectancy

America spent an estimated $9,451 per person on healthcare in 2015, by far the most of any country. However, among wealthy, industrialized nations, the U.S. has the largest share of ...
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