Amazon’s Year End Deals Surge

Amazon's (NASDAQ: AMZN) holiday sales may have been less than it planned. Or, it has inventory in several categories which had sales under forecast. Either way, the largest e-commerce company ...
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Some Of North Dakota’s 473,400 Jobs At Risk

North Dakota had 473,400  people who were employed in November. That was 21,800 people more than the same month a year ago. North Dakota also had the nation's lowest unemployment ...
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IPOs Hit 14-Year High in 2014

Led by the massive $22 billion initial public offering (IPO) of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE: BABA), 2014 ushered in 273 new publicly traded companies with proceeds totaling $85 billion. ...
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Airbus A320 Disappears on Flight to Singapore

An Airbus Group NV A320-200 carrying 162 passengers and crew on flight QZ8501 from Surabaya, Indonesia, to Singapore lost contact with air traffic controllers early Sunday morning. The plane was ...
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States Where People Live Longest

The United States has a health problem. Across the country, life expectancies routinely fail to meet the standards set by other developed nations. Differences in life expectancy between the United ...
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The 5 Most Important Nasdaq Companies

As of Friday’s close, the most valuable publicly traded U.S. company measured by market cap is Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL). The five largest cap companies on the Nasdaq Composite index ...
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Another Threat to the Airbus A380?

The battle for supremacy between the world’s two jumbo jets may be turning into a war of attrition. Neither Boeing Co.’s (NYSE: BA) venerable 747 nor the Airbus A380 received ...
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13 Analyst Stocks at $10 and Under With Huge Implied Upside

Many investors are looking for where to put their money now that the Dow Jones Industrial Average has hit 18,000. What has been proven time and again in 2014 is ...
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Insiders Still Buying Shares During Holiday-Shortened Trading Week

Even though this past week was one of the shorter trading weeks for the entire year, that didn't keep insiders from putting company stock on their Christmas list of items ...
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Tech Insiders Sell Shares as Markets Hit All-Time Highs

In a week when the markets were putting in some all-time highs, many insiders stayed on the sidelines, which is yet another positive as the bull market looks to continue ...
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5 Things That Could Save Russia From Recession in 2015

The Russian ruble has lost about 40% of its value since the beginning of 2014, and as the country struggles to prop up its currency, the falling price of crude ...
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Fastest Internet in the World Released by US Company

US Internet, a small American company, claims it will offer the fastest Internet in the world. Since it is hard to measure this against every other Internet access system in ...
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Why Tesla’s Short Interest Is Rising

Tesla Motors Inc.'s (NASDAQ: TSLA) Roadster may be able to go 400 miles on a single charge, but Wall Street's impression of the company itself has turned away from absolute ...
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North Korea One of World’s Smallest Economies

Among all the discussions of North Korea as a cyber-threat and a military threat to Southeast Asia, it is worth remembering that it has one of the smallest economies in ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Friday

December 26, 2014: Here are four stocks among the 45 equities making new 52-week lows today. EQT Corp. (NYSE: EQT) posted a new 52-week -- and all-time -- low on ...
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