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GM: The Software in Your Car Belongs to Us, Not You

Just like that copy of Windows or OS X that your computer runs on -- and which Microsoft and Apple simply license to you while retaining ownership -- General Motors ...
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Why Legal Issues Around Banks Now Make Them Attractive

Ever since the meltdown in the fall of 2008, it seems like there has been a constant stream of large cap bank legal issues and, worse for shareholders, huge cash ...
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Is Aeropostale Destined for 52-Week Lows After Earnings?

Aeropostale Inc. (NYSE: ARO) reported its fiscal first-quarter earnings after the markets closed Thursday. The company had a net loss of $0.56 per share on $318.6 million in revenue. That ...
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GE Financial Asset Sales Might Not Be as Good as Some Think

The impact on General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) of its accelerated asset sales may affect investors’ near-term returns, according to a new research report from Moody’s Investors Service. The risks ...
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Jefferies Makes Changes to Top Pharmaceutical Stocks to Buy

With major mergers and acquisition deals happening, and a host of clinical trials that could offer some outstanding breakthrough drug treatments, the big pharmaceutical stocks have had their fair share ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: BP, Netflix, Otonomy, Salesforce.com, Total, Verifone and More

Stocks were lower on Friday after some concerns that April consumer prices might allow the Federal Reserve to justify rate hikes. Still, the major stock indexes are barely off of ...
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Why BlackBerry Is Wasting Its Money on a Buyback Now

Buyback plans are often a useful tool for companies to return value to shareholders or to keep a stock price up. However, in the case of BlackBerry Ltd. (NASDAQ: BBRY), ...
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Merrill Lynch Raises Energy Outlook: 4 Top Oil Stocks to Buy Now

After a long hard look, and some serious thought on where prices are heading. Merrill Lynch has upgraded the energy sector to Overweight, and the timing looks solid. It is ...
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Why Germany Wants 300 Million Euros From Airbus Over Late Deliveries

The single largest customer for the Airbus A400M military transport aircraft is tired of waiting for the company to deliver the remaining planes in its order. Germany has ordered 53 ...
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Deere Earnings Overcome Effects of Strong Dollar

Deere & Co. (NYSE: DE) reported second-quarter fiscal 2015 results before markets opened Friday. The farm and heavy equipment maker posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $2.03 on revenues ...
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Gas Prices Jump Above $3 in 7 States

Just ahead of the Memorial Day weekend, one of the periods when Americans are on the road in the greatest numbers, gasoline prices have moved above $3 in seven states. ...
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Chevy Cuts Silverado Price as Much as $8,500

The full-sized pickup wars have continued to spawn big incentives ahead of a supply increase of Ford Motor Co.'s (NYSE: F) new F-150. Among the most aggressive offers is an $8,500 discount ...
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Gap Earnings Continue to Show a Gap

Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) had recently showed some poor sales trends, and now the earnings report has been released. Gap reported that its fiscal first-quarter net income was $239 million, ...
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What a Penny of Profit Is Worth to Hewlett-Packard

Hewlett-Packard Co. (NYSE: HPQ) reported fiscal second-quarter results after markets closed Thursday. The hardware maker reported adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.87 and $25.5 billion in revenues. In ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Thursday

May 21, 2015: Here are four stocks among the 50 equities making new 52-week lows today. NetApp Inc. (NASDAQ: NTAP) dropped about 12.7% on Thursday to post a new 52-week ...
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