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Top IPO Stocks From This Year to Be Added to the Russell 2000

With gigantic Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE: BABA) initial public offering (IPO) in the books, and the excitement from the gigantic and successful offering starting to die down a bit, ...
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Facebook Climbs in Ranking of Top 50 Web Properties

Digital media research firm comScore has released its ranking of the top 50 U.S. Web properties for August, and once again the list is topped by Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG). ...
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Why Is Ford Discounting the F-Series?

Ford Motor Co.'s (NYSE: F) best-selling vehicle, the F-Series pickup, gets star billing at the car maker's website. According to the number two U.S. car and light truck manufacturer, the ...
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America’s Most (and Least) Educated States

The proportion of Americans with a college degree has increased steadily each year for more than a decade. According to the latest U.S. Census data, 29.6% of Americans at least ...
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States Where You Can’t Buy a Tesla

Every one of the 50 U.S. states has laws that govern the relationship between automakers and auto dealers and other types of franchise operations. Among other things, state franchise laws ...
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Apple Named Best PC Maker in Major Survey

The American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI), a gold standard of research about consumer preferences, named Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) as the top personal computer (PC) manufacturer. The contribution of the Mac ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Monday

September 22, 2014: The following stocks are among the 230 equities making new 52-week lows today: BHP Billiton plc (NYSE: BHP) dropped about 3.8% on Monday to post a new 52-week ...
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Gen Xers Tally More Income Than Their Parents, but Less Wealth

The good news for Generation X, those Americans born between 1965 and 1980, is that they have higher incomes now than their parents had at the same age. The bad ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the Market

September 22, 2014: Markets opened lower on Monday following an announcement from China’s Finance Minister that the country would would not add more stimulus to the economy. In Japan, an ...
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ChinaNet Gains Momentum Following Alibaba

ChinaNet Online Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: CNET) hit a multiyear high on Monday after announcing news of its most recent growth strategy in digital advertising and that it won the “Best ...
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Should Auditors Use a Formal ‘Going Concern’ Qualification More Frequently?

If one phrase in an auditor report will spook an investor that they haven't seen before, it is the so-called going concern opinion. Many auditors do not like to issue ...
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Exagen Diagnostics Files for IPO

Exagen Diagnostics Inc. has filed its S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for an initial public offering (IPO). No terms were given for the offering, but it ...
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A First, Chiropractic IPO Filing: The Joint

The Joint Corp. filed an S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for an initial public offering (IPO). No terms were given for the offering, but the ...
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Is Petrobras Becoming Too Tied to Brazil Elections and Sentiment?

Petróleo Brasileiro S.A. (NYSE: PBR), or Petrobras, is showing how dangerous it can be for one company to be considered such a key market barometer for upcoming elections. With Brazil ...
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MLP IPO Filing: PES Logistics Partners

PES Logistics Partners L.P. filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to have an initial public offering (IPO). No terms have been given on the offering, but it ...
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