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Why Boeing Shares Have Thrashed the Dow

As of Friday’s close, the Dow Jones Industrial Average has gained about 2.3% for the year to date. The Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) has performed much better, up more than ...
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Large Companies With Fastest Revenue and Earnings Growth in 2015

This year is nearing the halfway mark and analysts are beginning to project their biggest winners and losers on the year. S&P Capital IQ recently released a report regarding the ...
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Why Short Selling Hedge Funds Are Likely So Much Against Disney

The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) has been one of the best performing Dow Jones Industrial Average stocks year to date in 2015. Disney shares were last seen up 17% ...
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Mercedes Works On Wireless Electric Charger

Two things are certain. One is that charging electric cars is difficult. Owners need to hook their vehicles up at home, or find charging stations on the road. The other ...
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Protests Against Monsanto In 400 Cities

Genetically modified organisms (GMO) are bad for people, the environment, and water supplies, at least. This is according to the protestors involved in the "March Against Monsanto". Their protests cover ...
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Why Wal-Mart Trades Near 52-Week Low

When Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) reported fiscal first quarter earnings last week, investors were underwhelmed. Shares that had closed at near $80 on Monday closed nearer to $76 on ...
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IPO Recap and Outlook for 2015

For the week of May 25, there are exactly zero initial public offerings (IPOs) on the calendar due to the Memorial Day holiday. So even though there are still five ...
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$100 Billion Cut from Global Energy Projects

The collapse of crude oil prices that started last Fall and continued through the first half of March this year has forced many U.S. producers to delay new drilling or ...
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Hedge Funds Adding to Short Positions as Rig Count Stabilizes

In the week ended May 22nd, the number of rigs drilling for oil in the U.S. totaled 659 compared with 660 in the prior week and 1,528 a year ago. ...
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The Most Loved Biotechs of Big Hedge Funds

With such a mixed performance over the past decade, some of us wonder why hedge funds are so revered. Ditto for many of the so-called guru fund managers. Still, investors ...
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The Top 10 Dividend Stocks of Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway

With the bull market now more than six years old, investors are looking for value and means of keeping upside in the stock market with at least some degree of ...
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Estimated $10 Billion Marijuana Sales in 2015 Far Too Low

When new business segments start to reach $1 billion in annual sales, they often get noticed by new business and venture seekers. But when new business segments reach $10 billion ...
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Insider Selling Heats Up as Market Drives Higher

With the earnings season for the most part over, we have witnessed increased insider selling over the past three weeks. And why not? With every dip in the market seemingly ...
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Gigantic REIT Buy Highlights Insider Buying With Market Near Highs

Despite the market again stretching to new intraday highs this week, insiders continue to make purchases of company stock, and that remains one of the most bullish factors, especially when ...
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Mega Millions Lottery Rolls to $214 Million – What To Do (or Not Do) If You Win

The Mega Millions lottery of $194 million generated no ultimate winner in Friday night's drawing. That means that it rolls on to next Tuesday, and the jackpot just got even larger ...
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