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Conn’s Rises on Mixed Q3 Results

When Conn’s Inc. (NASDAQ: CONN) reported its fiscal third-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Tuesday, it posted a net loss of $0.12 per share and $376.8 million in ...
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EIA Forecast Sees Higher Pump Prices Ahead, Slightly More US Crude Production

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) on Tuesday released the latest update to its Short Term Energy Outlook (STEO). By the end of 2016, the EIA is forecasting an average ...
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Wind to Generate 15% of Texas Electricity Demand in 2016

On Sunday, November 27, the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) announced a new record for wind generation of electricity on a single day in the state: 15,000 megawatts. The ...
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Equinix Grows on Data Center Acquisition

Equinix Inc. (NASDAQ: EQIX) shares saw a handy gain on Tuesday after the company announced that it will be expanding. Essentially, the company is purchasing a portfolio of 24 data ...
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Tigenix Gears Up for IPO

TiGenix has filed an amended F-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regarding its initial public offering (IPO). The company has not released any pricing data, but ...
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Willie Nelson Reserve Marijuana Commands 50% Price Premium

Star power. There's nothing like it. It's the reason we see star athletes promoting footwear and other athletic gear and movie stars promoting just about anything. That star power is ...
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The 11 Most Attractive Dow Stocks for 2017: Is DJIA 22,000 in the Cards?

As 2016 winds down and 2017 becomes the prevailing concern, investors have to wonder what to expect. Donald Trump unexpectedly beat Hillary Clinton in the presidential election, and now both sides ...
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Teva Shares Slide on Management Change

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (NYSE: TEVA) shares sank on Tuesday after the company announced a change in its management. The company has appointed Dipankar Bhattacharjee as chief executive for its ...
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Reata Pharma Files for Secondary Offering

Reata Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: RETA) has filed an S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for a secondary offering. The company did not disclose any pricing data, ...
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Michaels Sinks on Q3 Results

Michaels Companies Inc. (NASDAQ: MIK) reported its fiscal third-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Tuesday. The company said that it had $0.40 in earnings per share (EPS) and ...
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How Much Does a Boeing 747 Cost? About 20% of Air Force One

Update: In a statement issued shortly before noon ET, Boeing said it is working under a contract valued at $170 million "to help determine the capabilities of these complex ...
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Toll Brothers Guidance, Adjusted Earnings Lift Shares

Toll Brothers Inc. (NYSE: TOL) reported fourth-quarter and full-year fiscal 2016 results before markets opened Tuesday morning. The luxury homebuilder reported quarterly diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.67 on ...
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Deutsche Bank Very Bullish on Steel, Raising Price Targets on 5 to Buy Now

Needless to say, the Trump rally has been something, and the reason seems clear. For the first time in years investors are actually very positive on anticipated growth in the ...
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Productivity Outpaces Labor Costs in Q3 2016

Is it possible that the endless decline and stagnation in worker productivity is ending? The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reported on Tuesday that the nonfarm productivity rose by 3.1% ...
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AutoZone Delivers Mixed Q1 Earnings Report

AutoZone Inc. (NYSE: AZO) reported its fiscal first-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Tuesday. The company said that it had $9.36 in earnings per share (EPS) and $2.47 ...
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