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8 Key Oil and Gas Stocks Analysts Want You to Buy Now

The week of October 21 had quite a few developments in the market and in the oil patch, with West Texas Intermediate crude managing to close at $50.85. That is ...
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Is Now a Good Time to Shop for a Mortgage?

When people go out shopping for a new house, either a first home or a move-up, they can get pretty picky about some details: does the bathroom have double sinks, ...
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First-Time Home Buyers Expected to Top 50% in 2017

Home sellers and buyers are already looking forward to next year, and that's probably a good thing, based on the results of a survey of prospective home buyers completed last ...
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Biggest Earnings Winners From the Past Week

The third-quarter earnings season is now underway, and there have been a few standouts, with the broad markets rising this week. Perhaps one of the biggest winners was Microsoft Corp. ...
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Huge Cloud Spending Top Catalyst for Data Networking Stocks to Buy

Any way you look at it, the tremendous growth in all things cloud is perhaps the biggest single catalyst in the tech industry today. Whether it is cloud computing, storage, ...
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What Analysts Are Saying After Microsoft Hit All-Time High

After Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) reported fiscal first-quarter financial results on Thursday, shares hit highs not seen since 1999. Here, 24/7 Wall St. has included a few highlights from the ...
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Oldest House for Sale in America Is Listed at $429,900

The house at 319 North Street in Hingham, Massachusetts, has an asking price of $429,000 and was built in 1650. If measured by total home value divided by years, that ...
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SEC Settles Accounting Violations With Houston Tech Firm

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) recently announced that a Houston-based technology solutions company has agreed to pay a $2.5 million penalty to settle charges that it overstated profits ...
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Google Tops Web Traffic List, Followed by Yahoo and Facebook

Search tops portal and social media, according to new data about visits to America's largest websites in September. Alphabet Inc.'s (NASDAQ: GOOGL) Google topped the list with 234 million unique visitors ...
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Intrepid Aviation Gets Closer to IPO

Intrepid Aviation has filed an amended S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for its initial public offering (IPO). No pricing details were given in the filing. ...
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Rupert Murdoch, Apple on Short List of Potential Time Warner Buyers

Rupert Murdoch already tried to buy Time Warner Inc. (NYSE: TWX) in July 2014, via his Twenty-First Century Fox Inc. (NASDAQ: FOXA), for over $80 a share. Time Warner said ...
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Rising Rig Count, Continuing Crude Glut Weighs on Price

In the week ended October 21, the number of rigs drilling for oil in the United States totaled 443, up by 11 compared with the prior week, but down from a ...
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Marijuana Price Tumbles 9% to Year-to-Date Low of $1,466

For the week ended Friday, October 21, the spot price index for a pound of cannabis decreased 8.9% from $1,609 in the prior week to $1,466. According to the analysts ...
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The State Smoking the Most Pot

Support for marijuana legalization in the United States has risen steadily over the years. Today, a majority of Americans are in favor of legalizing the drug, although the number of ...
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5 Economic Readings That Ticked Higher Ahead of GDP

If you have listened to the endless political rhetoric in the presidential election, you might worry that the economy is driving off a cliff. Things might not be all perfect, ...
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