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Why First Solar Crushed Q4 Earnings

First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ: FSLR) reported its most recently quarterly results after markets closed on Tuesday. The company said that it had $1.24 in earnings per share (EPS) and $480 ...
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Newmont Earnings Hit by High Closure Costs, Impairment Charge

Newmont Mining Corp. (NYSE: NEM) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2016 earnings after markets closed Tuesday. For the quarter, the gold miner posted adjusted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.25 on revenues ...
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Global Eagle, Rentech Plunge into Tuesday’s 52-Week Low Club

February 21, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with relatively heavy volume among 34 equities making new 52-week lows in Tuesday's session. On the NYSE, advancers led decliners by more ...
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Wal-Mart, UnitedHealth Dominate DJIA Tuesday

February 21, 2017: Markets opened higher Tuesday following a mixed Friday close. Solid earnings reports from Macy's, Home Depot, and Wal-Mart all gave the pre-market session a boost. All 11 ...
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Is This a Head Fake For Lumber Liquidators Earnings?

Lumber Liquidators Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: LL) reported fourth-quarter financial results before the markets opened Tuesday. This earnings report was much stronger than the previous report, and could prove to be ...
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Hedge Funds Bought Financial, Health Care Stocks in Q4

Hedge funds sliced 1% from their exposure to equities in the fourth quarter of 2016, a sharp change from the 2.9% increase in equities investments in the third quarter. Buyers ...
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6 Key Earnings to Look for Wednesday

The most recent earnings season is coming to a close, and the broad markets are pushing even higher, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average, Nasdaq and S&P 500 hitting new ...
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Have Business Leaders Donned Rose-Colored Glasses?

There's not much doubt that the election of President Donald Trump put some air under stock prices. Since November 9, the day after the election, both the Dow Jones Industrial ...
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As Powerball Lottery Hits $403 Million, 12 Things Not to Do If You Win

The American Dream has changed over the years. It used to be a life of hard work and saving your way to wealth. The American Dream of today seems to ...
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Can Snapchat Really Compete With Facebook?

Social media has long been a battlefield, with each platform looking to copycat the other or undermine the competition to gain more traffic and users. In the most recent case ...
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Freeport-McMoRan Lowers Production Estimates After Failing to Reach Grasberg Deal

Freeport-McMoRan Inc.'s (NYSE: FCX) PT Freeport-Indonesia (PT-FI) subsidiary has failed to reach an agreement with the government of Indonesia regarding the termination of Freeport's contract and conversion of the contract to ...
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Tuesday’s Top Biopharma Movers

A few biopharma companies made massive runs on Tuesday morning. The health care sector was in trouble over the past year, under fire from congressional hearings and politicians on the ...
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3 Big Companies Buckling to Activist Investors

It seems as though activist investors still have a major role in the ups and downs of the stock market. Some activist efforts help companies through time, while others look ...
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Top Analyst Out With 4 New Idea IT Stocks to Buy

It gets ever harder to find new stock ideas with each passing trading day. Sure Facebook and Amazon and other top companies are great stocks to buy, but many have had ...
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REV Group: A Strong IPO Expected to Get Even Stronger

REV Group Inc. (NYSE: REVG) may not seem all that exciting on the surface, but this 2017 initial public offering opened strong. If analysts are correct, now that its post-IPO ...
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