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After Cablevision, What If All Cable Providers Offer Hulu?

In the dogfight that is pay-TV subscriptions, Cablevision Systems Corporation (NYSE: CVC) may have made a decisive move in a partnership with Hulu. With this deal Cablevision will be able ...
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Wells Fargo Delivers On Its Dividend Hike

Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) is now the least pressured of the four money-center banks as far as regulators are concerned. We had known previously that Federal Reserve had ...
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Distressed Home Sales Continue to Decline

U.S. sales of distressed homes totaled 13.5% of all homes sold in February of this year according to data from CoreLogic Inc. (NASDAQ: CLGX) and published on the company’s blog. ...
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What to Expect From GoPro Earnings

GoPro Inc. (NASDAQ: GPRO) is scheduled to report its first-quarter financial results Tuesday after the markets close. Thomson Reuters has consensus estimates of $0.18 in earnings per share (EPS) on ...
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Dividend Hike vs. Buyback: Is IBM Finally Getting It Right?

After years, International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE: IBM) has financially engineered earnings per share growth, despite no significant revenue growth. This has been achieved through cost cutting and share buybacks. ...
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Why American Water Works Dividend Hikes Should Continue for Years

American Water Works Co. Inc. (NYSE: AWK) is at it again, raising its dividend for investors. There is a reason that 24/7 Wall St. still believes that this water utility ...
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Why Analysts Are Less Positive After Applied Materials Killed Its Merger

Despite the recent collapse of its proposed merger, Applied Materials Inc. (NASDAQ: AMAT) is still favorably valued by some analysts. After the announcement Monday, these firms have weighed in on the ...
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Can Cliffs Save Itself With Earnings?

After markets close on Tuesday, Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE: CLF) is scheduled to report first-quarter 2015 earnings. The current estimates call for a net loss in earnings of $0.19 ...
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How Wall Street Analysts Rate Apple Now After Earnings

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) has reported its fiscal second-quarter financial results, and the reviews after the fact are mixed. Most analysts have raised their price targets based on the earnings, ...
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Why This Analyst Sees Starbucks Stock Worth 20% More

So far this year, Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) has been as hot as the coffee it serves, up nearly 25%, and analysts like the taste even more. Independent research firm ...
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What to Expect From Twitter Earnings

When Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) reports earnings Tuesday after markets close, analysts expect the short-form messaging firm to post earnings per share of $0.04 on revenues of $456.2 million. In ...
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Denver, Miami, Dallas Post Largest Gains in Case-Shiller Index

In 17 of 20 U.S. cities included in the S&P/Case-Shiller home price index, February house prices increased from a year earlier. The largest year-over-year gains came in Denver (10.0%), Miami ...
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Coach Dips on Domestic Performance

Coach Inc. (NYSE: COH) announced its fiscal third-quarter financials Tuesday before the markets opened. This modern luxury brand retailer reported as $0.36 in earnings per share (EPS) on $929 million ...
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3 Dividend Equity REITs to Buy for Strong Earnings and Forward Guidance

When a company posts strong earnings, shareholders are thrilled. When they post strong earnings and raise forward estimates and guidance, then you really have a perfect storm of data that ...
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April New Car Sales on Track for Another Strong Month

Estimated U.S. new car sales in the month of April suggest that a total of about 1.46 million units were sold during the month and that the seasonally adjusted annual ...
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