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What Carl Icahn Wants From Freeport-McMoRan

After the markets closed on Thursday, activist investor Carl Icahn revealed that he had acquired an 8.46% stake in copper and gold miner Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE: FCX). The stock, which ...
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Analyst Says Do Not Wait for Oil Bottom, Buy Quality Large-Caps Now

If there was ever a tug-of-war in the markets, it is in the energy sector. Some see the “lower for longer” as the new paradigm, while others feel that the ...
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5 Stocks Warren Buffett Likely Bought More of During the Sell-Off

With such a crazy week, with stocks tanking and then rifling back up, it is a wonder that the name Warren Buffett has not been thrown around like hot potatoes. ...
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Why 1 Billion Facebook Connections Do Not Matter

Ten million people flying on commercial aircraft in one day. One hundred thousand cars sold in a single day in China. One trillion searches on Google in a month. Or ...
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How Soon Will Fiat Disappear in the US?

Among the few embarrassments highly successful car company Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE: FCAU) has posted since it was created by a merger is its attempt at another launch of ...
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Sea Levels Rising Faster Than Anticipated — NASA

Warming ocean water will cause the levels at which they will rise to be faster than earlier believed. This is among the conclusions of new data examined and published by ...
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Are Autodesk Earnings Enough?

Autodesk Inc. (NASDAQ: ADSK) reported its fiscal second-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Thursday. The company had $0.19 in earnings per share (EPS) on $610 million in revenue, ...
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GameStop Earnings Jump on Margin Growth; Fiscal Year Forecast Raised

GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME) reported second-quarter 2015 results after markets closed on Thursday. The video game retailer posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.31 on $1.76 billion in revenues. ...
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Aeropostale Delivers Disappointing Revenue and Another Loss

Aeropostale Inc. (NYSE: ARO) has reported results for the second quarter of its fiscal 2015. Net sales fell 17% to $326.9 million, and its comparable sales, which include the e-commerce ...
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Can Breitburn Really Maintain Its Massive Distribution?

Breitburn Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ: BBEP) has absolutely underperformed the market with shares down over 60% year to date. However despite this drop the company is continuing to target an ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Thursday

August 27, 2015: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among the 36 equities making new 52-week lows today. Barrick Gold Corp. (NYSE: ABX) dropped fractionally on Thursday to ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the Dow on Thursday

August 27, 2015: Markets opened higher again on Thursday and climbed to intra-day highs with about 2 hours left in the day’s trading session. The morning report on second-quarter GDP ...
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US Army to Seek Bids for Landing Craft Replacements

Now that the Pentagon has settled on a replacement for the venerable Humvee, the U.S. Army is expected to solicit bids by the end of the year to replace a ...
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Why Analysts Will Be Covering Hot IPOs Much Faster Than Before

Get ready for big changes to how new research reports will be issued from Wall Street firms. While this will not impact any of the hot IPOs of the past, ...
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Was the Amazon Upgrade Too Aggressive?

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) has been one of the darlings of the stock market. After the massive sell-off from last week, it is almost as if the sell-off never happened. An upgrade ...
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