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Saudi Arabia Tapping Wealth Fund to Maintain Low Oil Prices

The low prices for crude are costing Saudi Arabia some serious cash. The Saudi central bank reported last week that its net foreign assets fell 4.7% year-over-year in March to ...
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Why Amazon Sells Its Fire Phone For $449

Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) and its founder Jeff Bezos never give up on anything. (NASDAQ: AMZN) Fire Phone has been a failure since it was launched. Amazon hoped that, if it could break ...
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New College Grads Have Median Salary Of $45,478

New college graduates have a median starting salary of $45,478, according to the  National Association of Colleges and Employers. The data show the value of a college education. The median household income ...
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Why Fiat Chrysler Shares Are Up 65%

Shares of Fiat Chrysler (NYSE: FCAU) should more poorly than its larger competitors do, particularly when those rivals are Ford (NYSE: F) and GM (NYSE: GM). However, Fiat Chrysler's shares have risen 65% over ...
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Why Boeing Has Outperformed the Dow This Year

Shares of The Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) closed at $144.67 on Friday, up more than 11% for the year to date. Even at that, though, the shares have given back ...
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Gas Jumps Above $3 In Four States

The increase in the price of oil has begun to affect gasoline prices. The average cost for a gallon of regular has reached $2.62, up from $2.41 . The higher price  pushed gas above ...
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The Top Tech, Media, Telecom Earnings This Coming Week

The initial wave of companies reporting earnings was not as bad as previously thought, which gives at least somewhat of an optimistic tone for the first full trading week of ...
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8 Important Earnings for the Week Ahead

24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of some of the larger companies across multiple sectors reporting their quarterly results at the beginning of May. We have reviewed the ...
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Toyota Camry Remains America’s Best Selling Car

Toyota (NYSE: TM) Camry held its position as America's best selling car last month, just below the three full-sized pick-ups which dominate U.S. vehicles . Camry kept its place because it is ...
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Busiest IPO Week of the Year: 14 Companies on the Calendar

Four of last week’s six initial public offering (IPO) candidates successfully launched into the public equity markets, but the reception was decidedly cool. The best performer was a biotech firm ...
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What Does a Boeing 787-10 Cost?

Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) took the first order for its 787-10 in 2010, when United Airlines signed up for 17 of the largest version of the company’s Dreamliner aircraft. The ...
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Cadillac, Lincoln Fight Each Other for Share

Both General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) and Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) have invested serious money pushing their high-end luxury brands, Cadillac and Lincoln, in an effort to steal some ...
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13 Analyst Stock Picks Under $10 With Massive Upside Targets

Stocks went out on a positive note again this past week, will within striking distance of all-time highs. The Nasdaq even managed to hold above 5,000 again, closing above the ...
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Volkswagen Sales in US Continue to Crash

The most recent news from Volkswagen was that its long-term chairman, Ferdinand Piech, was pushed out after decades. To add insult to injury, two of his nieces have been nominated for ...
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‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ on Track for $200 Million Opening Weekend

After an introduction on screens in 44 international markets that hauled in about $201 million dollars, “Avengers: Age of Ultron” debuted Thursday night in the United States with ticket sales ...
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