States With the Highest Jobless Rates

By Larry Ramer Most of the states with the highest unemployment rates have seen their labor markets rebound over the past year, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics data shows. In ...
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Is Boeing Holding Back Order Announcements Ahead of Paris Air Show?

Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) announced new orders for two 737s Thursday morning, bringing the 2015 total to 159 gross orders and 134 net orders through May 26. The company finished ...
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Why the Stars Are Still Aligned Against SandRidge

SandRidge Energy Inc. (NYSE: SD) has been doing what it can to remain either viable on its own and to remain relevant to investors. It is likely too soon to warn about ...
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Crude Oil Price Slips on Lower Imports, More Refinery Output

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) released its weekly petroleum status report Thursday morning, a day later than usual due to the Memorial Day holiday. U.S. commercial crude inventories decreased ...
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Why Credit Suisse Is Now Less Bullish on Airline Stocks

Since fuel prices began falling late last summer, the airline industry has taken advantage of these lower fuel costs like none other. Considering whether oil and fuel prices may or may not ...
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Natural Gas Price Tumbles on Large Inventory Build

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported Thursday morning that U.S. natural gas stocks increased by 112 billion cubic feet for the week ending May 22. Analysts expected a storage ...
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10 Most Expensive Places to Get Married

 You can’t put a price on love, but you can put a price on marriage, or at least the wedding with which it begins. The average U.S. wedding cost ...
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How High, and Why, Analysts Are Chasing Palo Alto Higher After Earnings

Palo Alto Networks Inc. (NYSE: PANW) is the new leader in anti-hacking and data security at the firewall and intelligence level. The company's shares were indicated up marginally after earnings, ...
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3 Top Value Stock Picks to Buy for This Week

The pricier the market gets, the more some investors are looking to rotate out of high-volatility names and into some lower beta stocks. With the market now trading right at ...
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Why Amazon Prime Is Offering Free Same-Day Delivery

Just last week Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) announced a free shipping service for its customers willing to pay $50 a year. The offer was clearly a swipe at Amazon.com ...
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Abercrombie Whiffs on Earnings but Sees a Turnaround in Progress

Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (NYSE: ANF) reported its fiscal first-quarter financial results before the markets opened Thursday. The major retailer had a net loss of $0.53 per share on $709 ...
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4 Chip Stocks That Could Be Huge Internet of Things Winners

The Internet of Things, or IoT -- just the sheer sound of it seems so grand that many investors are confused. The fact of the matter is from the Apple ...
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Short Sellers More Selective on Big Pharma Stocks

The short interest data has been released for the May 15 settlement date. Pharmaceutical companies are usually involved in a lengthy process in getting their drug candidates to market through ...
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Has Short Interest in 3D Printing Stocks Reached a Bottom?

Short interest in the two-week period ending May 15 was mixed on the four 3D printing stocks we follow. For the two-week settlement period, shares in all four companies fell ...
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Short Sellers Run for Cover in Major Oil Stocks

The short interest data have been released for the May 15 settlement date. It just so happens that some of the latest short interest readings for major oil companies are ...
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