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8 Analyst Stocks Under $10 With Enormous Upside Potential

The stock market has gotten off to a rough start in 2015. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was down about 3% for January late Friday trading. However, investors should recall ...
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The Top 10 Corporate Earnings for the Week Ahead

Corporate earnings season is just reaching its peak, and 24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of some of the larger companies reporting in the coming week. We have taken ...
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Did Amazon Really Deserve Analyst Downgrade to Sell After Great Earnings?

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) managed to show that the company can start caring about earnings and operating margin again. The levels of profitability and margin may be extremely low compared ...
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North Dakota Faces Massive Budget Shortfall from Lower Crude Prices

The state of North Dakota got a reality check after the state’s legislative council released an updated revenue forecast cut the forecast for the state’s oil and gas tax revenues ...
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Healthcare Dominates IPO Schedule for First Week of February

Following a sluggish start at the beginning of January, the initial public offering (IPO) train left the station last week with 10 of 11 IPOs priced and traded. The week’s ...
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China PMI Contracts In January

  Showing just how much the Chinese economy has slowed, its PMI (purchasing manufacturers index) contracted in January. The measurement at 49.8 was released by the National Bureau of Statistics ...
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Few Insiders Selling Stock as Market Volatility Spikes Higher

Nothing gets insiders and owners of stock a little nervous more than markets trading near all-time highs, and volatility starting to rear its very potentially nasty head. With oil continuing ...
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Volatile Market Week Doesn’t Stop Insiders From Buying Stock

With January coming to an end, investors may be more than ready to see February. With all the major indexes likely to end the month in the red, and volatility ...
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Microsoft Is Worst Dow Stock of Year

Poor earnings have hurt Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) so badly that its share price drop is the largest among the 30 Dow Jones Industrial Average stocks so far this year. ...
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‘American Sniper’ Expected to Top $30 Million for Weekend

The Super Bowl dominates U.S. attention this weekend. The movie studios know it and generally choose to maintain a low profile on a weekend when the Sunday audience is typically ...
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Why Oil Prices Jumped 8% on Friday

Looking at the chart for the price of West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude oil for Friday, January 30, we see the closest thing we have seen in months to the ...
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TurboTax Free for 60 Million Americans?

Desperate problems call for desperate measures. TurboTax, buffeted by a violently negative reaction to a large price increase for one of its most popular pieces of software, is offering the basic ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Friday

January 30, 2015: Here are four stocks among the 181 equities making new 52-week lows today. Chicago Bridge & Iron Company NV (NYSE: CBI) dropped more than 16% on Friday to ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the DJIA on Friday

January 30, 2015: Markets opened lower on Friday after the report on GDP showed expansion in the U.S. economy was less than expected.  Equities traded in the red in all ...
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Farm Prices Slip as Livestock Production Falls

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) released its preliminary report on December farm prices Friday afternoon. The all-products price index fell 1% month-over-month to 100, with the crop production index ...
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