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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, CVS Health, Priceline, Teva Pharmaceuticals, Workday and Many More

The Dow Jones Industrial Average posted a 12th consecutive gain yesterday matching a record set way back in 1987. This morning the futures are looking slightly down, as investors try ...
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Jefferies Says Buy These Dividend-Paying Companies That Missed Expectations

We have written on numerous occasions that it has become harder with each passing trading day to find stocks that are not sky-high expensive. We are in the phase of ...
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Why Short Sellers Are Making a Massive Bet in Major Pharma

Pharmaceutical companies usually are involved in a lengthy process of getting their drug candidates to market through clinical trials. There is a fair amount of risk involved, should a study ...
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Will Warren Buffett Ever Add Amazon to His Portfolio?

The famous Oracle of Omaha did not have a good answer early on Monday when asked about e-commerce giant Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN). Admittedly Warren Buffett missed the boat on ...
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Why Target Earnings, Guidance Are Causing Investors to Flee

Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2016 results before markets opened Tuesday. For the quarter, the big-box retailer posted adjusted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.45 and $20.7 ...
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5 Companies Where Warren Buffet Has Over $10 Billion in Profits

When Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) released its annual letter for 2016, 24/7 Wall St. had already tracked the massive number of changes made by Warren Buffett and his two portfolio ...
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Short Interest in 3D Printing Stocks Dampened by Rising Stock Prices

Short interest during the two-week period ending February 15 rose on two of four 3D printing stocks we follow. Year to date, share price gains have been strong for these stocks, ...
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Investors Mixed on Short Interest Direction for Solar, Alternative Energy Stocks

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on February 15. Of the companies we watch, short interest rose on two of ...
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A Look at All Samsung’s Global Businesses as Chief Jay Y Lee Is Indicted

Samsung is not only the largest company in South Korea, it is also a vast conglomerate with businesses well beyond its consumer electronics division. As heir to Samsung's family owners, Jay ...
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Costco, Dillard’s Top Widely Regarded Customer Satisfaction List

The American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI) has released its latest evaluation of major American retailers. Costco Wholesale Corp. (NASDAQ: COST) and Dillard's Inc. (NYSE: DDS) led in the two major ...
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The 6 Most Shorted Nasdaq Stocks

The nearly eight-year old bull market marches on, with markets recently hitting all-time highs. And how are short sellers reacting? Judging by the most shorted stocks traded on the Nasdaq, ...
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The 6 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks

The nearly eight-year old bull market endures, with markets recently hitting all-time highs. And how are short sellers reacting? Moves in the most shorted stocks traded on the New York ...
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America’s Best and Worst Airlines

Long one of the lowest rated of all U.S. industries, the country's airlines have made something of a comeback over the past four years: in 2013 airlines scored just ahead ...
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YouTube Viewership Hits a Billion Hours of Content a Day

On YouTube's official blog, Cristos Goodrow, vice president of engineering at YouTube, the huge video site, owned by Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL), reported its traffic had reached a remarkable milestone: A ...
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DryShips, TripAdvisor Tumble into Monday’s 52-Week Low Club

February 27, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with relatively heavy volume among 48 equities making new 52-week lows in Monday's session. On the NYSE, advancers led decliners by about 3 ...
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