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Is This a Head Fake For Lumber Liquidators Earnings?

Lumber Liquidators Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: LL) reported fourth-quarter financial results before the markets opened Tuesday. This earnings report was much stronger than the previous report, and could prove to be ...
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Hedge Funds Bought Financial, Health Care Stocks in Q4

Hedge funds sliced 1% from their exposure to equities in the fourth quarter of 2016, a sharp change from the 2.9% increase in equities investments in the third quarter. Buyers ...
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6 Key Earnings to Look for Wednesday

The most recent earnings season is coming to a close, and the broad markets are pushing even higher, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average, Nasdaq and S&P 500 hitting new ...
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Have Business Leaders Donned Rose-Colored Glasses?

There's not much doubt that the election of President Donald Trump put some air under stock prices. Since November 9, the day after the election, both the Dow Jones Industrial ...
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As Powerball Lottery Hits $403 Million, 12 Things Not to Do If You Win

The American Dream has changed over the years. It used to be a life of hard work and saving your way to wealth. The American Dream of today seems to ...
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Can Snapchat Really Compete With Facebook?

Social media has long been a battlefield, with each platform looking to copycat the other or undermine the competition to gain more traffic and users. In the most recent case ...
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Freeport-McMoRan Lowers Production Estimates After Failing to Reach Grasberg Deal

Freeport-McMoRan Inc.'s (NYSE: FCX) PT Freeport-Indonesia (PT-FI) subsidiary has failed to reach an agreement with the government of Indonesia regarding the termination of Freeport's contract and conversion of the contract to ...
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Tuesday’s Top Biopharma Movers

A few biopharma companies made massive runs on Tuesday morning. The health care sector was in trouble over the past year, under fire from congressional hearings and politicians on the ...
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3 Big Companies Buckling to Activist Investors

It seems as though activist investors still have a major role in the ups and downs of the stock market. Some activist efforts help companies through time, while others look ...
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Top Analyst Out With 4 New Idea IT Stocks to Buy

It gets ever harder to find new stock ideas with each passing trading day. Sure Facebook and Amazon and other top companies are great stocks to buy, but many have had ...
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REV Group: A Strong IPO Expected to Get Even Stronger

REV Group Inc. (NYSE: REVG) may not seem all that exciting on the surface, but this 2017 initial public offering opened strong. If analysts are correct, now that its post-IPO ...
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Is Popeyes Getting Enough in the Buyout?

Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen Inc. (NASDAQ: PLKI) saw its shares hit new highs on Tuesday after it was announced that the company would be bought out by Restaurant Brands International Inc. ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, Dynegy, Flowserve, Jagged Peak Energy, Lear, Nokia, Verizon and More

The futures were trending higher this morning as investors and traders returned after the long Presidents Day weekend holiday. With earnings season for the most part over, many are looking ...
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Have Wal-Mart Earnings Finally Turned a Corner?

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) reported fourth-quarter and fiscal-year 2017 results before markets opened Tuesday. For the quarter, the retailing giant posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.30 on ...
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New iPhone Production Volume Expected to Hit 100 Million

If new research is correct, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) has high hopes for the next version of the iPhone, which has been dubbed by outsiders as the iPhone 8. Production ...
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