Jobless Claims Hit New Decade Low

The U.S. Labor Department is out with yet another installment of its weekly jobless claims report. While many of the economic numbers have been disappointing on a larger scale, the ...
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Can Ford Earnings Keep Driving the Stock?

Thursday before the markets open, Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) reported its fourth-quarter and full-year financial results. For the quarter, the auto-manufacturing giant had $0.26 in earnings per share (EPS) ...
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Plunging Gasoline Prices Help Top Refiners: 6 Stocks to Buy

While falling spot oil prices have hammered the major energy companies, the tumble in price at the gas pump has been a godsend to consumers -- and to some of ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, Arch Coal, Boeing, Petrobras, Qualcomm and More

Stocks were indicated higher on Thursday after the Federal Reserve restated that it would remain patient and would pay attention to international pressures. 24/7 Wall St. reviews dozens of analyst ...
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Is Weaker Alibaba Growth a Sign of More Bad Things Ahead?

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE: BABA) reported third-quarter fiscal 2015 results before markets opened Thursday. The China-based Internet giant reported adjusted diluted earnings per American depositary share (ADS) of $0.81 ...
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5 Stocks That Should See Huge Buying on Russell Month-End Index Changes

All the major indexes rebalance share weightings on a regular basis, as price and market cap changes dictate either buying or selling of shares at a designated time. This Friday ...
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Will Restructuring Save EMC?

EMC Corp. (NYSE: EMC) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2014 results before markets opened Thursday. The IT infrastructure giant reported quarterly adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.69 on revenues ...
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The Richest County in Each State

In his recent State of the Union address, president Barack Obama asked, “will we accept an economy where only a few of us do spectacularly well? Or will we commit ...
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Buying an iPhone 6 for $0 Down

Best Buy Co. Inc. (NYSE: BBY) has started to offer the Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone 6 for $0. The decision shows both the needs of Best Buy, as well as where ...
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CEOs of 2 of 24/7 Wall St.’s Worst-Run Companies Resign

The 24/7 Wall St. "America's Worst Run Companies" story is less than five weeks old. Already the CEOs of two of the eight companies on the list have either resigned ...
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Facebook Still a Small Company

Amidst the excitement about Facebook Inc.'s (NASDAQ: FB) nearly 50% revenue growth rate and its successful, accelerating movement into mobile, something is lost. Facebook is still a very small company. ...
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Will Facebook Investors Start Worrying About Slowing Growth?

After the markets closed Wednesday, Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) reported its fourth-quarter earnings. The social media giant had $0.54 in earnings per share (EPS) and $3.85 billion in revenue, against ...
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How China Is Weighing on Qualcomm Ahead

Qualcomm Inc. (NASDAQ: QCOM) reported first fiscal-quarter 2015 results after markets closed on Wednesday. The chipmaker posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.34 and revenues of $7.1 billion. ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Wednesday

January 28, 2015: Here are four stocks among the 135 equities making new 52-week lows today. AK Steel Holding Corp. (NYSE: AKS) dropped about 11.8% on Wednesday to post a ...
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The 4 Stocks That Drove the DJIA Down on Wednesday

January 28, 2015: Markets opened higher on Wednesday primarily on the strength of better-than-expected quarterly reports from Apple and Boeing. Equities got another brief boost when the FOMC announced that ...
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