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Consumer Sentiment Ticks Lower in July

Consumer Sentiment got worse over the course of July rather than improved. The University of Michigan's Consumer Sentiment report was initially shown to be 93.3 in mid-July, but the final ...
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Little to No Inflation in Employment Costs

With Janet Yellen and the Federal Reserve hoping and looking for any good news on higher prices and getting inflation back up to 2% or more, any aspect of pricing ...
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Global Blood Therapeutics Updates Terms in IPO

Global Blood Therapeutics Inc. filed an amended S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for its initial public offering (IPO). The expected price range is anticipated to ...
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4 Merrill Lynch Big, Old and Ugly Stocks To Buy For The Rest Of 2015

For the most part, unless you were way over-weighted to energy, large cap and mega cap stocks did reasonably well for investors this year. At the end of 2014 Savita ...
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Boot Barn Files For Secondary Offering

Boot Barn Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: BOOT) filed an S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for a secondary offering. This offering includes 5.5 million shares and an underwriter’s option ...
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Royal Caribbean Jumps to New 52-Week High on Earnings

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE: RCL) reported second quarter 2015 results before markets opened Friday morning. For the quarter, the global cruise vacation company posted adjusted diluted earnings per share ...
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Is There Anyway Chevron Can Maintain Its Dividend With Such Poor Earnings?

Chevron Corp. (NYSE: CVX) reported its second-quarter financial results before the markets opened Friday. The oil giant had $0.30 in earnings per share (EPS) on $40.36 billion in revenue compared ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Broadcom, CenturyLink, GoPro, Linn, Stratasys, Whiting and Many More

Stocks were indicated lower on Friday. The markets have been mixed, but investors have a history nearing four years of buying every dip for whatever reason is popular at the ...
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Why the Exxon Dividend is Safe After Poor Earnings

Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE: XOM) reported estimated second quarter 2015 results before markets opened Friday morning. For the quarter, the integrated oil & gas giant posted quarterly diluted earnings per ...
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Seagate Posts Stronger-Than-Expected Earnings Beat

Seagate Technology Public Limited Co. (NASDAQ: STX) reported its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results Friday before the markets opened. The company had $0.77 in earnings per share (EPS) on $2.93 billion ...
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Analyst Has 4 High Profile Value Stocks To Buy

There is one obvious result that always starts to spell the end of a momentum phase in the stock market. When a crowded momentum stock beats earnings estimates and guides ...
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Weyerhaeuser Earnings Improve, but Strong Dollar, Lack of New Building Hurt

Weyerhaeuser Co. (NYSE: WY) reported fiscal second quarter 2015 results before markets opened Friday morning. For the quarter, the wood products REIT posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of ...
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How Obamacare Increased Insurance Coverage In Every State

President Barack Obama signed the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) on March 23, 2010, and open enrollment for all Americans began on October 1, 2013. While the ultimate ...
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World Population To Reach Over 11 Billion.. In 2100

Very long-term forecasts about anything are a wasted exercise. So much can go wrong to disprove them. That did not keep The U.N.'s Department of Social Economic and Social Affairs ...
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California Saved More Water Than It Had To

The State of California instituted a law which mandated a 25% cut in water use. People and businesses did better than that, with a drop in use of 27.3% in ...
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