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Apple Gaining Share in Shrinking PC Market

Worldwide unit sales of personal computers (PCs) fell 10.8% in the third quarter, but Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) continues to move up the worldwide and domestic sales charts. In the ...
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CPI Card Enters the Market With a Bang

CPI Card Group Inc. (NASDAQ: PMTS) debuted on the market in its initial public offering (IPO) on Thursday. The company priced its shares at $10, less than its newly lowered ...
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What May Drive GE to 52-Week and Multi-Year Highs

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) has been the center of much attention over the past month. A few of the developments were that the company had its European acquisition of ...
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SEC Comes Down on Chicago Firms on Misuse of Material Nonpublic Information

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) charged Wolverine Trading and Wolverine Asset Management with failing to maintain and enforce policies and procedures to prevent the misuse of material nonpublic ...
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Renewables Account for 10% of US Energy Supply

Total carbon pollution in the U.S. energy sector has dropped below the levels set in 1996. By the end of 2014, about 10% of U.S. energy use came from renewable ...
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Why Cholesterol and Alzheimer’s Could Drive Eli Lilly Shares Much Higher

Eli Lilly and Co. (NYSE: LLY), known as one of the powerhouses in the pharmaceutical industry, has just been given another boost by a key analyst. Credit Suisse sees solid ...
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Original GoPro Bearish Analyst Still Sees More Downside

Shares of GoPro Inc. (NASDAQ: GPRO) had a rough week prior to Friday, with a boutique firm's research report causing the stock to hit all-time lows. On Friday came another ...
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Why United Airlines Boosted Q3 Guidance

After reporting a preliminary September year-over-year increase of 4.9% in domestic passenger revenue and a consolidated revenue increase of 1.4% for the month, United Continental Holdings Inc. (NYSE: UAL) raised ...
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Was the Decision to Split Alcoa a Mistake?

Alcoa Inc. (NYSE: AA) reported its third-quarter financial results after the markets closed Thursday, on the heels of its announcement of a company breakup. Earnings were not up to snuff, ...
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Are Oil Prices Rising as Shorts Cover Their Bets?

Benchmark West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude oil for November delivery rose above $50 a barrel in electronic trading on Thursday night and hit a high of $50.92 early Friday morning. ...
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UBS Loves These 3 Top Biotech Stock Leaders Into Q3 Earnings

If there has been one sector that wishes the 2016 election was already here and gone, it is biotechnology. Shrill political rhetoric over drug pricing and further regulations hammered the ...
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Mercedes Hit by Diesel Emissions

Diesel cars made by Mercedes-Benz produced an average of 2.2 times more nitrogen oxide emissions than the official Euro 5 standard and 5.0 times higher than the newer Euro 6 ...
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Are UTi Shareholders Getting Enough in the Buyout?

UTi Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: UTIW) made a huge move in early trading indications on Friday. This comes on the heels of an acquisition agreement and begs the question of whether ...
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3 Top Tech Stocks Stand Out at Gigantic Amazon Web Services Conference

Amazon is known for almost totally dominating product sales on the Internet, but another area the mega-cap tech giant is starting to dominate is cloud computing services with the company’s ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AT&T, BioCryst, Eli Lilly, Facebook, Flextronics, Gap, Tesla and More

Stocks were up yet again on Friday, making for one serious move, with the Dow up about 1,000 points from the lows of just last Friday. Investors have proven over and ...
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