The Healthiest County in Each State

With the ongoing U.S. economic recovery and implementation of the Affordable Care Act, health insurance coverage rates among Americans have increased significantly. Americans may expect health outcomes to improve as ...
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Dow Chemical to Fire 3% of Employees, CEO Will Take No Pay Cut

The story is as old as publicly traded companies. Dow Chemical Co. (NYSE: DOW) will cut 3% of its workforce. Nothing in the corporation's press release mentioned whether Andrew N. ...
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Fox Renews ‘The Simpsons’ for 27th and 28th Seasons

Fox has renewed "The Simpsons" for a 27th and a 28th season. The media company claims this makes the show the longest running in TV history. By contrast, some of the most ...
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5 Key After-Hours Movers on Monday

Earnings season has by and large passed its zenith, but this week will mark a massive number of companies which are still trickling their earnings out. 24/7 Wall St. has ...
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Facebook Set to Make Publishers an Offer It Hopes They Can’t Refuse

Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) is preparing an offer that will allow content publishers keep as much as 100% of the revenue generated by certain types of advertising if the publishers ...
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What Verizon, T-Mobile and AT&T Say About Sprint’s Earnings

Sprint Corp. (NYSE: S) is scheduled to report its first-quarter financial results Tuesday before the markets open. Thomson Reuters has consensus estimates of a loss per share of $0.06 on ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Monday

May 4, 2015: Here are four stocks among the 36 equities making new 52-week lows today. Three of the four are repeats from yesterday’s list. PDL BioPharma Inc. (NASDAQ: PDLI) ...
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The 4 Stocks That Buoyed the Dow on Monday

May 4, 2015: Markets opened higher on Monday after a relatively quiet night overseas. Both U.K. and Japanese equities markets were closed Monday for holidays. Other Asian and European markets ...
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Will Whole Foods Face Earnings Pressure Again?

Whole Foods Market Inc. (NASDAQ: WFM) is set to report earnings this week. Unfortunately for the organic and natural foods leader, at least one firm has moderated some of its ...
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How Online Video Game Makers Escape Macro Headwinds

Video games may be the new favorite pastime in America. And due to the interest from the rest of the world, video game companies may be facing currency pressures similar to ...
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Does 1 Analyst Upgrade Save LinkedIn After a Huge Sell-Off?

Last week was a very bad week for social media giants reporting earnings. LinkedIn Corp. (NYSE: LNKD) was no exception, losing more than 18% the day after its earnings. So, ...
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Buying a House Causes More Anxiety Than Getting a Root Canal

As the spring home-buying season shifts into a higher gear, survey results released last week from Chase indicate that just 24% of Americans plan to research or consider buying a house in ...
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GE LED Effort With Apple HomeKit: Wave of the Future or Gimmick?

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) looks to pave the road to the future with its Align technology, and it is getting some help along the way from Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: ...
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Would Yum Dare Spin Off Its China Operations? (UPDATE)

Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM) is finding itself targeted by an activist investor. Corvex Management's Keith Meister keyed in on the Ira Sohn Conference, with the view that a Yum ...
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Can Bill Gross Really Sense the End of Secular Bull Markets (Outside of Bonds)?

Bill Gross may have a new employer in Janus Capital Group Inc. (NYSE: JNS), but he has kept up with his monthly outlook reporting just like he did for years as ...
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