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Are E-Cigarettes Just as Harmful as Tobacco?

The scientific journal Addiction has reviewed the available research on the use, contents and safety of e-cigarettes and determined that they likely are much less harmful to users or bystanders ...
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When Will Unemployment Return to Normal 5%?

The recovery has been marked by a sharp drop in unemployment, which may fall below 6% in the next month or two. However, as notes from the Federal Open Market ...
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11 Countries Near Bankruptcy

After years of bitter court battles with creditors, Argentina has defaulted on its debt, according to rating agency Standard & Poor’s. After failing to come to an agreement with creditors ...
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GoPro Earnings and Sales Better Than Stock Reaction

GoPro, Inc. (NASDAQ: GPRO) shares closed up over 3% going into earnings, but that goodwill from Wall Street was handily removed after the wearable sports camera maker reported its second ...
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Telsa Keeps Growing Deliveries and Revenues

Tesla Motors, Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) has reported is set to report earnings after the close of trading on Thursday. Net income was $16 million, or $0.11 in earnings per share ...
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Today’s 52-Week Low Club

July 31, 2014: Stocks making new 52-week lows today included the following four firms. Beazer Homes USA Inc. (NYSE: BZH) shares fell to a new 52-week low of $15.54 after ...
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The 4 Stocks That Tanked the Markets

July 31, 2014: Markets opened lower on Thursday following a nearly flat close on Wednesday. Markets opened lower and slipped even more throughout the day, but it’s difficult to blame ...
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WWE Fires 7% as Business Implodes

When World Wrestling Entertainment Inc. (NYSE: WWE) reported second-quarter results this morning, the company was able to beat the consensus analyst estimate for an earnings per share loss of $0.20, ...
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What to Expect From Earnings in P&G and Clorox

Friday will bring two key earnings report from consumer products giants. In fact, one is a DJIA stock. Procter & Gamble Co. (NYSE: PG) is the DJIA stock in the ...
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Can Tesla Manage to Please on Earnings?

Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) is set to report earnings after the close of trading on Thursday. Thomson Reuters has consensus estimates of $0.04 in operating earnings per share (down ...
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52-Week Lows Become Reality for Homebuilders

It was just last week that we pondered whether the awful housing news would drive the homebuilder stocks to 52-week lows. It was not meant to be rhetorical, but it ...
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Will Sprint Win a Bidding War for T-Mobile?

Now that French telecom provider Iliad S.A. has confirmed that it is offering to acquire 56.6% of T-Mobile US Inc. (NYSE: TMUS) for $15 billion, or $33 a share, the ...
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Credit Availability and Conditions Continue to Improve in July

We have yet another economic report this Thursday. This was a report from the National Association of Credit Managers (NACM). You can guess what they track -- credit availability, accessibility ...
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L-3 Simply Not Normal for Accounting Problems

L-3 Communications Holdings Inc. (NYSE: LLL) is far from your typical company that faces accounting problems. The company is one of the key defense stocks for encrypted communications and a ...
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What SunPower Earnings Mean for First Solar and SolarCity

After markets close Thursday, solar panel maker SunPower Corp. (NASDAQ: SPWR) will report second-quarter results. Analysts are looking for earnings per share (EPS) of $0.26 on revenues of $623.55 million. ...
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