2016 Toyota Prius

Toyota Outsold Ford in November

With total unit sales of 189,517 units, Toyota Motor Corp.'s (NYSE: TM) U.S. sales outdistanced sales from Detroit's Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) which reported sales of 187,794 units. Ford ...
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What to Expect From American Eagle Earnings

American Eagle Outfitters Inc. (NYSE: AEO) is scheduled to report its fiscal third-quarter financial results after the markets close on Wednesday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for $0.34 ...
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TerraForm, SunEdison Blistered in Letter from David Tepper

Hedge fund Appaloosa Management's founder and president, David Tepper, sent a letter to the board of directors of TerraForm Power Inc. (NASDAQ: TERP) last Wednesday clearly stating that the management ...
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Schlumberger Outlines More Layoffs Ahead of Cameron Merger

Schlumberger Ltd. (NYSE: SLB) is the king of oilfield services. Despite a transformation that already is underway, more layoffs are headed to Schlumberger's workforce. This of course also comes with ...
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SEC Charges Bitcoin Mining Firm in Ponzi Scheme

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) charged two Bitcoin mining companies and their founder with conducting a Ponzi scheme that used the lure of quick riches from virtual currency ...
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October New Construction Spending Up 13% Year Over Year

The U.S. Census Bureau reported Tuesday morning that construction spending in October increased by 1% to an estimated seasonally adjusted annual rate of $1.107 trillion from the upwardly revised estimate ...
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Volkswagen November Sales Tank 25%; S&P Cuts Rating

After dropping just a fraction of a point in October, following the revelation of the company's attempts to defeat emissions testing on its diesel-fueled cars, Volkswagen sales dropped 24.7% in ...
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Solar3D Finalizes Elite Solar Deal

In a difficult energy market Solar3D Inc. (NASDAQ: SLTD) found a solid strategy to get ahead: acquisitions. Early in Tuesday’s session, the company announced that it finalized the acquisition of ...
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GMC Sierra pickup

GM November Sales Rise Thanks to Pickups, SUVs

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) posted total November U.S. sales of 229,296 vehicles, an increase of 1.5% compared with November 2014. Retail deliveries rose 4.4%, fleet deliveries slipped 2.2 points ...
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Could Kinder Morgan’s Investment Grade Credit Rating Be at Risk?

Kinder Morgan Inc. (NYSE: KMI) is one of the most widely followed energy-related companies in America. The former master limited partnership (MLP) has run into an energy sector crunch since ...
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Why Key Analyst Sees TerraForm Power Rising Over 15%

TerraForm Power Inc. (NASDAQ: TERP) was running with the bulls Tuesday morning, following a crucial upgraded from a key brokerage firm. Oppenheimer sees some solid upside in this utility, not ...
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Holiday Store Sales Drop 10%

Thanksgiving weekend sales at brick-and-mortar stores dropped 10.4% year over year, according to retail research firm ShopperTrak. Sales totaled a projected $20.43 billion over the four-day period. Thanksgiving Day sales ...
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2016 Ford F-150

Ford Widens Lead in Pickup Sales

Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) sold 65,192 F-Series pickups in the month of November to maintain its lead as the best-selling pickup truck in the United States. And because pickup ...
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ISM Shows Manufacturing Contraction for November

Manufacturing took it on the chin in November. That is at least a part of what the Institute for Supply Management has signaled in its manufacturing report. The headline index ...
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Tomato Soup

Analyst Sees Over 25% Upside in Campbell Soup

Campbell Soup Co. (NYSE: CPB) has enjoyed a solid 2015, with gains up to Monday's closing bell of 22% on a total return basis. The soup and canned and packaged-foods ...
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