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San Francisco, Denver, Dallas Post Largest Gains on Case-Shiller Index

In all 20 U.S. cities included in the S&P/Case-Shiller home price index, March house prices increased year-over-year. The largest year-over-year gains came in San Francisco (10.3%), Denver (10.0%) and Dallas ...
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Hollywood Box Office on Track for $5 Billion Summer

Without a major franchise movie release for the Memorial Day weekend, box office receipts were disappointing for the holiday weekend. But there are several franchise releases scheduled for the summer ...
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4 Jefferies Franchise Stock Picks With Big Upside Potential

With almost all the first-quarter earnings releases in the book, many of the firms we cover on Wall Street have refined and tweaked their lists of top stock recommendations to ...
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Bull and Bear

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Dollar General, eBay, Fresh Market, Marvell, Party City, SAP and More

With traders and investors returning to the markets after the long holiday weekend, it is looking like we will begin the shortened trading week to the downside, as futures are ...
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US Leads Slowdown in OECD GDP Growth

The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) reported Tuesday morning that real gross domestic product (GDP) growth among the OECD countries in the first quarter of 2015 slipped from ...
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Can Apple Watch Sales Reach 40 Million?

For the most part, sales expectations for Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) have been muted so far. Analysts continue to focus on iPhone sales, which are by far the largest contributor ...
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Tesla Market Value Tops Chrysler’s

Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) may sell 50,000 cars this year. Sales in the current quarter may only reach 10,000. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE: FCAU) management reported that the ...
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Oil Refiners Turning Crude Oil Glut Into Profits

Refinery demand for crude oil is at a record high for this time of year, just in time for the beginning of the summer driving season. U.S. production has dropped ...
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5 Turnaround Companies That Came Back From the Brink of Disaster

With the bull market now over six years old, investors have to have considered on multiple occasions which stocks are still offering great value and which ones may need to ...
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What to Do, or Not Do, If You Win the $154 Million Powerball Jackpot

Many Americans imagine winning millions of dollars overnight in the various lotteries that have spread to virtually every corner of the country. Better yet, imagine winning over $150 million! On ...
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5 Key Earnings Previews for the Week Ahead

24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of some of the larger companies reporting their quarterly results in the last week of May. We have reviewed the consensus earnings ...
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Graduate Gifts Cost $4.77 Billion

Nearly a third of U.S. adults bought a gift for at least one graduate this year, spending an estimated $4.77 billion in the process, an all-time high. The most popular ...
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VW Has Weakest Demand Among Car Companies

VW's U.S. sales have  declined for several years  in a row. This year has been no different. Based on new information, dealers cannot get VWs off their lots, a sure sign of ...
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Why Boeing Shares Have Thrashed the Dow

As of Friday’s close, the Dow Jones Industrial Average has gained about 2.3% for the year to date. The Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) has performed much better, up more than ...
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Large Companies With Fastest Revenue and Earnings Growth in 2015

This year is nearing the halfway mark and analysts are beginning to project their biggest winners and losers on the year. S&P Capital IQ recently released a report regarding the ...
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