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Bristol-Myers, Target Sink into Friday’s 52-Week Low Club

January 20, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with relatively heavy volume among 54 equities making new 52-week lows in Friday's session. On the NYSE, advancers led decliners by nearly 2 ...
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Merck, P&G Lead Dow Stocks Higher Friday

January 20, 2017: Markets opened higher Friday as investors got little guidance from economic data (there was none) or earnings reports. Equities traded higher in the morning and dipped beginning ...
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2017 Could Be Another Bust for IPOs

By Kashif, Investment Analyst at PrivCo, a private company financial intelligence platform Absurd growth expectations, market volatility, peak market valuations, and rate hikes could dash all hope of a graceful ...
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Boeing’s South Carolina Workers File Again for Union Vote

The International Association of Machinists & Aerospace Workers (IAM) filed a petition Monday morning with the U.S. National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) to hold an election at Boeing Co.’s (NYSE: ...
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Data Breaches Rise 40% in 2016, 37 Million Records Exposed

A record 1,093 data breaches were reported in 2016, a jump of 40% compared with the 2015 total of 780 breaches. A total of 36.6 million records were exposed last ...
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Top 5 Performing Dow Stocks in 2017

The year 2016 went out with a bang for stock investors, after a large November and December post-election rally. The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed the year at 19,762.60 on ...
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5 Worst Performing Dow Stocks of 2017

Even though the new year is barely three weeks old, it's not too soon to take a look at how the 30 blue chip stocks included in the Dow Jones Industrial ...
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Why This Analyst Sees 30% Upside in PayPal

Is PayPal Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: PYPL) a growth stock or a value stock? The answer may depend on whom you ask. And maybe that answer is both. Wedbush Securities sees ...
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Bitcoin ETF Gears Up for IPO

Bitcoin Investment Trust has filed an S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regarding its initial public offering (IPO). No pricing details were given in the filing, ...
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SunTrust Says Trump Will Make Defense Great Again: 5 Top Buys

Given that our military has long been in decline, and that has emboldened many of our adversaries around the world, President Trump's vow to rebuild our armed forces has some on ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alphabet, Amazon, Bristol-Myers, CBS, Check Point, CSX, Facebook, PayPal and Many More

Stocks may have pulled back from the start of the year and may be off their highs, but the theme around the post-election rally continues to give investors hope for ...
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Q4 Mortgage Fraud Risk Up 13%; Risk Greatest in Florida

The national mortgage application fraud risk index rose from 108 in the third quarter of 2016 to 122 in the fourth quarter, according to researchers at CoreLogic, a sequential increase ...
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Procter & Gamble Solid Q2 Earnings, Upbeat Organic Sales Outlook

Procter & Gamble Co. (NYSE: PG) reported its fiscal second-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Friday. The company posted $1.08 in earnings per share (EPS) and $16.86 billion ...
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Schlumberger Q4 Earnings Flat, Revenues Slide, Hope Abounds

[jwplatformJ5ro9OuT]Schlumberger Ltd. (NYSE: SLB) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2016 results before markets opened on Friday. The oil field services firm reported adjusted diluted quarterly earnings per share (EPS) of $0.27 ...
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New Trump Administration May Be Good for Top Dividend Utilities: 4 to Buy Now

Between 2013 and 2015, the utility sector had one of the biggest runs in its history. Declining interest rates, combined with a big market scare near the end of 2011 had ...
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