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Merrill Lynch Jumps Into the Aluminum Upgrade Brigade

The market for aluminum had been pressured until recently. We have seen analysts start to warm up to the aluminum giants again in 2014, but the change in bias has ...
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News Corp Buys Operator of Realtor.com for $950 Million

News Corp (NASDAQ: NWSA) and Move Inc. (NASDAQ: MOVE) announced Tuesday morning that News Corp has agreed to acquire Move for $21 a share in an all-cash tender offer worth ...
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Analysts Duel Over Ford Guidance

Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) was battered and bruised in the final minutes of trading on Monday after the company's annual investor day was shown to have a featured guidance ...
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6 Top Energy Stocks That May Be Targets After Encana Buys Athlon

Regardless of the sector, the more competition starts to ramp up, the more you will see major companies looking to make strategic acquisitions to bolster their market share. That is ...
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Walgreen Earnings Not Enough to Overcome Decision to Stay in US

Walgreen Co. (NYSE: WAG) reported fiscal fourth-quarter and full-year 2014 results before markets opened Tuesday morning. For the quarter, the drugstore chain reported adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of ...
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Credit Suisse High-Quality Strong Momentum Stocks to Buy

The pricier the stock market gets, the more important it becomes for growth investors to make very sure the companies they are investing in are worth any premium valuation ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alcoa, Apple, CSC, Kellogg, Raytheon, Toyota and More

Stocks were looking firm on Tuesday after Monday's drop turned out to not be as deep as feared. Investors are proving able and willing to step in and look for ...
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Icahn Prevails — eBay, PayPal Split in the Works

Nine months ago activist investor Carl Icahn launched a drive to get eBay Inc. (NASDAQ: EBAY) and its CEO John Donahoe to split off the PayPal payments segment of the ...
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Redskins at Eagles Tickets Are Top-Priced NFL Divisional Match-Up of Week 3

Five divisional matchups will take place in the NFL this Sunday as the season enters Week 3. The Eagles will host the return of former wide receiver DeSean Jackson when ...
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Chemical Engineering Is the Best-Paying Major

According to a new survey from the Hamilton Project, the median pay of people with degrees in chemical engineering is higher than any other major, when measured over a lifetime. ...
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Can Ford F-Series Remain Top-Selling U.S. Vehicle?

Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) produced an ugly set of forecasts for 2014 and 2015. Shareholders paid the price, as the number two car company in America presented its "2020 ...
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Solar Power May Be Largest Source of Electricity by 2050

Solar power has taken a back seat to carbon- and nuclear-based energy. That could change by mid-century, according to the International Energy Agency (IEA). Solar power may become the primary ...
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Wells Fargo Leads Banks in Number of Branches

Bank branch count is not directly related to a financial firm's total deposits, but the correlation is close. Wells Fargo & Co. (NYSE: WFC) had 6,314 branches as of June 2014. ...
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Boot Barn Files for IPO

Boot Barn Holdings Inc. filed its S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for an initial public offering (IPO). There were no terms given for this offering ...
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Should Ford Have Been Trashed This Much?

Ford Motor Company (NYSE: F) gave a mixed guidance picture on Monday, and it honestly seems as though the company was not expecting the drop in the stock to be ...
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