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Splunk Price Targets Rise Even as Shares Sink

Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLK) reported its most recent financial results on Thursday after the markets closed. Overall the results were not up to par, but analysts took this opportunity to ...
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TerraForm Consent Offer Has Longest Sentence We’ve Seen in Some Time

According to the Guinness Book of World Records, the longest grammatically correct sentence in world literature rings in at 1,288 words, from Nobel Prize-winning American writer William Faulkner's novel "Absalom! ...
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Investors Send Brocade Shares Into the Fire After Earnings Beat

Brocade Communications Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: BRCD) reported its fiscal third-quarter results after the markets closed on Thursday. This company beat estimates handily on both the top and bottom lines, but ...
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Did Rackspace Shareholders Get Enough From the Apollo Buyout?

Rackspace Hosting Inc. (NYSE: RAX) said Friday morning that it has agreed to be acquired for $32 a share in cash by affiliates of private equity firm Apollo Global Management ...
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Fed Chair Yellen Keeps Rate Hike Talk Alive — When Is Another Matter

It has been a while since Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen has spoken publicly about monetary policy. Her latest speech continues to point more toward a Federal Open Market Committee ...
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Is This the Turnaround Pure Storage Shareholders Are Looking For?

Pure Storage Inc. (NYSE: PSTG) released its fiscal second-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Thursday. Despite having a wider than expected loss this quarter, Pure Storage made huge ...
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Why GameStop Earnings Didn’t Live Up to Expectations

GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME) reported its most recent earnings results after the markets closed on Thursday. The company watched its shares sink early on Friday following a weaker-than-expected report. The main ...
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Netflix Finishes First in Streaming Survey

In the first quarter of this year, half of all U.S. households had a paid subscription to a video streaming service. That is the same percentage as the number of ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: American Airlines, Dollar General, Ecolab, Nike, Southern Copper and More

Stocks were looking for direction ahead of Fed Chair Janet Yellen's speech in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, on Friday. Still, the market volatility has dried up and the major equity indexes ...
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The Mercedes G550 Anti-Tesla

Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) brings out more versions of its cars and demonstrates that it can built fast cars that get 100 miles per gallon, at least the way the government ...
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The Case for $3 Gas

The average price for a gallon of regular gasoline in the United States is $2.20. In California, the figure is $2.67. In some of its largest cities, the figure is ...
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Sanofi Just Can’t Catch a Break, Knocking at Major Support Again

Investor sentiment surrounding French pharma giant Sanofi S.A. (NYSE: SNY) continues to sour after a string of disappointing news in recent months has brought its shares down below the key ...
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Why the Gig Economy Is Not as Cool as as People Think

Two-thirds of Americans who have worked as independent contractors in what is known as the "gig economy" would not choose to do so again. Less than half were satisfied with ...
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Big Lots Earnings Defy Downturn in Discount Stores’ Performance

Big Lots Inc. (NYSE: BIG) reported second-quarter 2016 results before markets opened Friday. The discount retailer reported adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.52 and $1.2 billion in revenues. ...
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Express, Noble Corp. Lead Thursday’s 52-Week Low Club

August 25, 2016: Here are four stocks trading with relatively heavy volume among 28 equities making new 52-week lows in Thursday's session. NYSE advancers led decliners by a few percentage ...
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