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Horizon Pharma Makes Hostile Bid to Acquire DepoMed

Horizon Pharma PLC (NASDAQ: HZNP) has gone hostile in its attempt to take over DepoMed Inc. (NASDAQ: DEPO). The offer is valued at roughly $29.25 per share of DepoMed, or ...
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Home Prices Rise Most in South Carolina, Drop Most in Massachusetts

Home prices in the United States rose for the 39th consecutive month in May. Compared with May of 2014, home prices rose 6.3%, including the sales of distressed properties. The ...
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Analysts Raise Boeing Q2 Earnings Estimate

Following a better than expected second-quarter delivery showing from Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA), analysts at Wells Fargo Securities have raised their second-quarter earnings per share (EPS) estimate for the company ...
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Will Sailing to Cuba Really Matter for Carnival?

Carnival Corp. (NYSE: CCL) has announced what many tourists have hoped would come about for years. It will now be able to take you and thousands of other tourists to ...
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How Analysts Rate AMD After Its Warning

Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (NASDAQ: AMD) released some shocking guidance in the after-hours trading session Monday. The guidance referred to the coming earnings report on July 16. As a result ...
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Wider US Trade Deficit for May

The U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis and Department of Commerce have released their monthly reading on international trade. Most economists and investors refer to this as the trade deficit, of ...
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UBS Makes Changes to Dividend Ruler Stock List

As investors and traders have returned from the Fourth of July holiday weekend and started to focus on second-quarter earnings, many of the Wall Street firms that we cover are ...
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Why the Duke Dividend Hike Matters So Much

Utilities have been a staple piece of portfolios for many years. In some ways, these power-generation companies and electric utilities have replaced traditional certificates of deposit and other income-generating investments. ...
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TerraForm, SunEdison Make Transformative $2B Wind Acquisition

Energy yieldco TerraForm Power Inc. (NASDAQ: TERP) has agreed to acquire 930 megawatts of wind power-generation plants from Invenergy Wind for $2 billion. TerraForm will acquire net ownership of 460 megawatts of ...
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4 Jefferies Top Value Stocks to Buy Now

If anything will get investors looking for value stocks, it is the kind of drubbing the market could be in store for if the Greek debacle heats up more and ...
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Meet the Newest ETF in Cybersecurity

A new cybersecurity exchange traded fund (ETF) hits the market Tuesday, July 7. The cybersecurity industry has grown massively this year, not just in popularity, but companies like FireEye Inc. ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: EA, Fitbit, Shake Shack, Tesla, Teva, Wingstop and More

Stocks were indicated higher on Tuesday after Monday's post-Greece sell-off. Yet again, the prevailing trend is that investors have bought every single pullback. 24/7 Wall St. reviews dozens of analyst ...
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Staples Deal With USPS Is Illegal: NLRB

The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has filed a complaint against the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) related to the housing of contract postal units in Staples Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) stores. ...
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4 Oil Service Stocks to Buy With at Least 40% Upside Potential

If you are going to invest capital in a sector that has, and likely will continue to struggle for the next year or so, it makes sense to direct that ...
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Silver Wheaton Hit With $200 Million Tax Bill

The silver miner without any mines, Vancouver, Canada-based Silver Wheaton Corp. (NYSE: SLW) announced early Tuesday morning that the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) has informed the company that the Canadian ...
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