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4 Under-the-Radar Tech Upgrades on Wednesday

While 24/7 Wall St. looks through dozens of analyst upgrades and downgrades each day of the week, there are always some research reports which sneak through the cracks. There were ...
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Companies With the Best (and Worst) Reputations

Goldman Sachs has the worst reputation of any major American company. Upstate New York-based grocery chain Wegmans is the most highly-regarded company. Also notably, Samsung surpassed Apple this year as ...
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What to Expect From Priceline Earnings

The Priceline Group Inc. (NASDAQ: PCLN) will report its first-quarter financial results Thursday before the markets open. Thomson Reuters has consensus estimates of $7.72 in earnings per share (EPS) and ...
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What to Expect From Alibaba Earnings

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE: BABA) is scheduled to release its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results Thursday before the markets open. Thomson Reuters has consensus estimates of $0.42 in earnings per ...
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Why Bank of America Shares Were Downgraded

Bank of America Corp. (NYSE: BAC) has its share of fans, and its share of critics. A fresh report from BMO Capital Markets would indicate that Bank of America just lost ...
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Is the PlasmaTech Bio Rally Sustainable?

So far on Wednesday, the real market movers have been the news on acquisitions, and PlasmaTech Biopharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: PTBI) is playing its part. 24/7 Wall St. has already covered ...
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Wingstop Finally Files for IPO

Wingstop has filed to come public via an initial public offering (IPO). If you have any question about what the company does, it is a top restaurant chain focused on ...
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What to Look For in Keurig Green Mountain Earnings

For the year to date, shares of Keurig Green Mountain Inc. (NASDAQ: GMCR) have lost more than 16% of their value and trade much closer to their 52-week low of ...
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With Another Debt Sale, Even Apple Cannot Tap Vast Overseas Cash

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) is the biggest company in the world, and it is the world's most profitable company. Despite ending its most recent quarter with $193 billion or so ...
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What Key Analysts Have to Say After EA Earnings

The video game developer Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA) is closing in on its all-time highs on the heels of its most recent earnings report. Analysts remain cautious but positive ...
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Crude Oil Price Rises as Inventory Drops by Nearly 4 Million Barrels

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) released its weekly petroleum status report Wednesday morning. U.S. commercial crude inventories decreased by 3.9 million barrels last week, maintaining a total U.S. commercial ...
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What to Expect From Tesla Earnings

When Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) reports first-quarter earnings after markets close Wednesday, all the attention on the company will refocus away from batteries and back onto cars. The company ...
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Is Rekindled E*Trade Buyout Chatter More Realistic Ahead of 2016?

If there has been one financial merger that never took place but could, it is -- or was -- the would-be buyout of E*Trade Financial Corp. (NASDAQ: ETFC). The biggest ...
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Is the Borderfree Buyout Timely for Shareholders?

Another major mover in Wednesday’s trading session was Borderfree Inc. (NASDAQ: BRDR), which reported its first-quarter financial results and at the same time announced an agreement to an acquisition by ...
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What to Expect From Whole Foods Earnings

Just one year ago, Whole Foods Market Inc. (NASDAQ: WFM) tanked on its quarterly earnings that it released in May of 2014. This held back shares for nearly six months. ...
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