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4 Top Eagle Ford Shale Stocks to Buy With Huge Potential Upside

One of the keys to making money in the oil business in a lower pricing environment to have outstanding well returns. A new report from SunTrust Robinson Humphrey points out ...
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HP Now Much Closer to Formal Separation

Hewlett-Packard Co. (NYSE: HPQ) is just that much closer to its formal separation. HP announced Wednesday evening that Hewlett Packard Enterprise has filed its initial registration statement with the U.S. ...
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What PayPal Gets With Xoom

After markets closed on Wednesday, PayPal, which remains part of eBay Inc. (NASDAQ: EBAY) until July 17, announced that it is paying $25 a share in cash for international money ...
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Why the Market Is Not Buying Into the JC Penney Turnaround

Department store company J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) has struggled against the new online retailing paradigm. People increasingly want to shop at companies such as Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN). ...
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BMW Beats Mercedes in June Sales

The battle between the two largest luxury car companies based on sales goes back and forth most months. In June, BMW was the leader, edging out Mercedes by a small ...
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Unemployment Remains Above 20% in 2 Cities

Unemployment rates in two American cities are closer to the jobless rate of Greece than that of the United States. Yuma, Ariz., and El Centro, Calif., had the highest in ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Wednesday

July 1, 2015: Here are four stocks among the 216 equities making new 52-week lows today. Alcoa Inc. (NYSE: AA) posted a new 52-week low on Wednesday. Shares dropped about ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted The DJIA on Wednesday

July 1, 2015: Markets opened higher on Wednesday on reports that Greece was prepared to accept the troika’s conditions in order to latch onto another round of bailout money. That ...
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Bond Liquidity Crisis Update, An Unexpected Regulatory Outcome

Currencies may be considered the most liquid of all quoted markets, but the most liquid market that most investors think about day in and day out is the U.S. Treasury ...
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Are Major Airliners Colluding?

CNBC reported that the Justice Department is currently investigating whether or not there is collusion among airlines. The goal of this alleged collusion is to grow the industry at a ...
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What a GE Appliances Sale-Block Might Mean On a Larger Scale

General Electric Company (NYSE: GE) may have just found a very unlikely outcome in its GE Appliances unit sale. GE has been wanting out of the appliances unit for years. ...
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GM Pickup Sales Growth in June Far Outstrips Ford

U.S. sales of pickup trucks by the Detroit Three automakers took a bit of a dive in June. The top-selling F-Series from Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) posted a sales ...
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Analysts Keep Upgrading AT&T

AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) has been riding high on a wave of positive analyst ratings recently. Most of the speculation appears to be around its merger deal with DirecTV (NASDAQ: ...
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Implant Maker ConforMIS Jumps a Third on IPO

ConforMIS Inc. (NASDAQ: CFMS) priced its initial public offering (IPO) of 9 million shares at $15 a share, the midpoint of the expected range, on Tuesday. Shares began trading Wednesday ...
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What Has Lit a Fire Under Chubb Shares

Both Ace Ltd. (NYSE: ACE) and Chubb Corp. (NYSE: CB) announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement in which Ace will acquire Chubb. Shareholders of Chubb will receive ...
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