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Will Biogen Win From Novartis MS Drug Safety Label Change?

There are times when a negative piece of news in the BioPharma sector can actually help rival companies. Biogen Inc. (NASDAQ: BIIB) is a stock that has been battered of ...
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What to Expect from Barrick Gold Earnings

Barrick Gold Corp. (NYSE: ABX) reports second-quarter results Wednesday morning and the gold miner is expected to post earnings per share (EPS) of $0.05 on revenues of $2.23 billion. In ...
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Is Microchip Tech the Next Value Stock?

Microchip Technology Inc. (NASDAQ: MCHP) was tapped by Credit Suisse’s John Pitzer. The brokerage firm reinstated coverage with an Outperform rating and a $50 price target. This rating comes on ...
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What to Expect From the First Fitbit Earnings Report

Fitbit Inc. (NYSE: FIT) is scheduled to report its second-quarter financial results after the markets close Wednesday. This will be the first quarter that Fitbit will report as a public ...
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Why Key Analyst Sees T-Mobile Rising 20%

T-Mobile US Inc. (NYSE: TMUS) has fought a fierce uphill battle against its major competitive rivals AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T), Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) and Sprint Corp. (NYSE: S). ...
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Coal Stocks Pummeled by EPA Clean Air Rules

When the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) published its Clean Power Plan on Monday, the agency focused on a 32% cut from 2005 levels of U.S. carbon emissions by 2030. ...
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Analysts Making Few Waves in Milacron Coverage

Milacron Holdings Corp. (NYSE: MCRN) has seen its post-IPO quiet period come to an end. The company makes engineered and customized systems for plastic technology and processing industries. Milacron's initial ...
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Why Analysts Are Not Driving TransUnion Higher

TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) has traded in a very narrow range since its initial public offering (IPO). The consumer credit reporting agency came public in June, selling 29.5 million shares at ...
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Sprint Could Double If It Continues to Impress

Tuesday morning, cell phone company Sprint Corp. (NYSE: S) came out with earnings that impressed Wall Street. This gave relief to shareholders, which saw their shares increase 6% during morning ...
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Why Exxon Is Boosting Its Refining Capacity

Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE: XOM) announced Tuesday morning that it will increase the capacity of its Beaumont, Texas, refinery by 20,000 barrels a day by adding flexibility to process light ...
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Strong Factory Orders From June Not Given Much Thought

The report on factory orders in the month of June came in with a gain of 1.8%. This was 0.1% ahead of the consensus estimates from each Bloomberg and Dow ...
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Which Force Should Drive Disney Earnings?

Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) will report its fiscal third-quarter financial results Tuesday after the markets close. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for $1.42 in earnings per share ...
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7 Countries Near Bankruptcy

Puerto Rico defaulted on its $58 million debt repayment this week for the first time in its history. With its failure to repay creditors, the commonwealth joins the ranks of ...
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July Home Prices Fall Most in Massachusetts, Rise Most in Colorado

Home prices in the United States rose for the 40th consecutive month in June. Compared with June of 2014, home prices rose 6.5%, including the sales of distressed properties. The ...
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Starboard Value Sets Its Eyes on MedAssets

Starboard Value, the activist investor firm that helped instigate the Staples and Office Depot merger, is making another call for MedAssets Inc. (NASDAQ: MDAS) to up the ante. In an ...
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