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After SAP Purchase of Concur, Are These Stocks the Next Targets?

One way huge corporations can keep expanding growth and markets when organic internal growth slows down is to make an acquisition that can easily meshed into the acquiring company. SAP ...
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Apple Final Opening Weekend iPhone 6 Sales — Massive Success, With a Tim Cook Qualifier

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) has released its actual sales figures for the first weekend of its iPhone 6 release, showing that sales set a new record topping 10 million units ...
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Home Depot’s Free Identity Protection Offer May Be a Little Too Low-Key

Home Depot Inc. (NYSE: HD) announced last Friday that the recently discovered data breach at its stores affected 56 million customers. The company said it had eliminated the malware responsible ...
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Chicago Fed Shows Worrying Signs for National Growth Trends

The Chicago Federal Reserve has released its Chicago Fed National Activity Index (CFNAI) for the month of August. While this report is from a regional branch, it covers the nation, ...
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Baird Sees Big Rotation From REITs and Utilities to Financials

All of the top firms that we cover at 24/7 Wall St. seem to be getting the same question from their clients. What do we do now that the market ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Auxilium, BofA, Genworth, MGM, Walgreen, Wynn, Yahoo and More

Stocks were soft on Monday and investors still seem eager to find bargains or overlooked equity stories. 24/7 Wall St. reviews dozens of analyst reports each morning of the week ...
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UBS’s High-Yielding MLPs On Sale After Oil and Gas Prices Tumble

Investors in the energy master limited partnership (MLP) space have done very well over the past two years as interest rates have remained low, making yields attractive, and the price ...
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German Workers Walk Out at Amazon Warehouses

For at least the third time in 2014, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) has been hit by a workers walkout at its German warehouses. Workers at two distribution centers in Bad ...
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Gas Prices Drop Below $3.10 in 18 Cities

As gasoline prices continue their race toward $3.00, based on the average price of a gallon of regular nationwide, the price has already dropped below $3.10 in 18 cities. These ...
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The 5 Things That Will Drive Stocks Higher

As some stock market indexes hit new highs nearly every day, more experts on stock prices and economists argue about what will allow the trend to continue and what will ...
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10 Best Technology Companies to Work For

No one knows more about a workplace than its employees. Employee opinions reflect basic measures, such as pay, perks, benefits, and hours worked. But they are also influenced by factors ...
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More Trouble for the Cloud as Kim Kardashian Nude Photos Released

For some reason, celebrities insist on storing their nude images online. Few have seemed to grasp the fact that putting photos and data on cloud-based services can lead to hacks. ...
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Are Military Fighter Planes Finished at Boeing?

The U.S. government has spent billions of dollars since the early days of aviation on aircraft of all descriptions, from fighter jets to trainers. The first fighter jet designed and ...
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GM Recalls 221,000 Cadillac Models, Adds to Problems

A problem with parking brakes in 221,000 Cadillac cars has caused General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) to recall them. The flaw can cause brakes to overheat. That, in turn, might ...
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Microsoft Shares Up 43%: Can They Move Higher?

Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) shares have risen 43% in the past year, compared to 21% for the Nasdaq. Will the market buy into its new CEO's vision enough to keep ...
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