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The 10 States That Contribute Most to the $1 Trillion Pension Disaster

From The Fiscal Times While a handful of states including West Virginia, New York and Indiana have made important strides in reducing major shortfalls in their employee pension plans, many ...
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Why Rigel Pharma Is Making a Run

Shares of Rigel Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: RIGL) skyrocketed early on Tuesday after the company reported incredibly positive results from its late-stage blood platelet clinical trial. The company announced that fostamatinib, ...
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3 Top Drilling Stocks to Buy for Higher Rig Activity

Despite the volatility in oil prices over the past month, one thing remains clear: the Permian Basin in West Texas is where the money is going, and it for sure ...
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What to Expect From H&R Block Earnings

H&R Block Inc. (NYSE: HRB) is scheduled to release its fiscal first-quarter financial results after the markets close on Tuesday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for a net ...
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Apple’s European Tax Headache

If, as the European Commission (EC) alleges, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) has paid an infinitesimally small 0.005% tax rate in Ireland, it's no wonder it continues to hold around $200 ...
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Coke Replaces All the Water It Uses

As fresh water comes in ever smaller and smaller supply, Coca-Cola Co. (NYSE: KO) has hit a milestone. It replaces all the water its uses. The company announced: What began ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, BHP Billiton, Broadcom, McDonald’s, Sophiris, Tech Data and More

Stocks were looking for direction on Tuesday after Monday was one of the slowest trading days of the year. The markets are very close to all-time highs and investors keep ...
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Amazon’s $49.48 Drone

The Federal Aviation Administration will allow commercial drone use, a revision to old laws, which permits America's skies to be filled the flying marvels. Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) plans eventually ...
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Abercrombie & Fitch Posts Big Q2 Loss, Says to Expect More

Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (NYSE: ANF) reported second-quarter fiscal 2016 results before markets opened Tuesday. The specialty retailer posted an adjusted diluted loss per share of $0.25 on net sales ...
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Stifel Has 3 Top Stocks to Buy With 95% or More Upside Potential

Everybody likes to look for the home run stocks, and with good reason. Hitting the long ball on a stock pick brings in stellar capital gains and can help a ...
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ANA Says Boeing 787 Turbine Blade Fix May Take 3 Years

What looked on Monday to be an issue that could be resolved relatively soon may, in fact, take up to three years to fix. That's according to Japan's All Nippon ...
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Highest Paying Jobs for High School Graduates

The typical college graduate in the United States makes roughly $23,000 more a year than the typical high school graduate. While a college degree generally qualifies workers for higher-paying jobs, ...
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Chicago Records ‘Most Violent Month in 20 Years’

Special from ZeroHedge With 3 days left in the month of August, the city of Chicago has recorded 84 homicides making it the deadliest month since October 1996 when 85 ...
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Gilead, Ceasars in Monday’s 52-Week Low Club

August 29, 2016: Here are four stocks trading with relatively heavy volume among 21 equities making new 52-week lows in Monday's session. NYSE advancers led decliners by about 7 to ...
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Travelers, American Express Lead DJIA Higher Monday

August 29, 2016: Markets opened higher Monday following the report that personal spending met expectations for a gain of 0.3% while inflation turned a 1.6% reading for July. Equity markets ...
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