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Making a Snap Judgment in This Week’s IPO Market

After two weeks of silence from the initial public offering (IPO) market, expect some fireworks in the coming week. Snap Inc., the parent of social media phenomenon Snapchat, is set ...
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Wood-Mackenzie Thinks Saudi Aramco Is Only Worth $400B, not $2T

When the Saudi Arabian first floated the idea of taking a portion of its giant Saudi Aramco oil company public, the government figured the firm could sell about 5% of Aramco ...
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Exxon Mobil Still Dow’s Biggest Loser in 2017

2017 has been a tough year for Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE: XOM). The stock has dropped 10.2% since the beginning of the year and the energy giant is one of ...
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Apple Reigns as Dow’s Best Performing Stock in 2017

Shares of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) posted a new 52-week high last Thursday and the stock gained about 1.3% to close the shortened week at $136.66. Apple stock has gained ...
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Marijuana News Roundup: The End of the War on Weed

Recent legalization of cannabis in more than half of U.S. states, Canada, Uruguay(!), and soon other nations marks "the beginning of the end of the futile war on weed," according ...
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Google Assistant Moves To Wide Range Of Android Phones

Alphabet's (NASDAQ: GOOG) Google Assistant will move to a large number of Android based phones. The blog announcement: Everyone needs a helping hand sometimes. Enter the Google Assistant, which is ...
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Chevy Discounts A Silverado By Over $11,000

GM's (NYSE: GM) Chevy Silverado is the second best selling pick-up in the U.S. behind perennial leader, the Ford (NYSE: F) F-150. Virtually no one in the auto industry believes ...
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“Split” Leads U.S. Box Office In 2017

A movie about an insane, deadly man who kidnaps three teenagers leads the 2017 box office with domestic receipts of $128 million. It benefits from having been released weeks before ...
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Donald Trump Is “Most Powerful Brand In The World”

There are a number of brand valuation companies, each of which has its own elaborate set of formulas to determine its figures. Among theses is Brand Keys, which recently stated ...
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10 Takeaways From Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Report

When Warren Buffett speaks, people listen. Being the richest man and being considered the greatest investor of modern times makes people care. Now that Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) is ...
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Top Biopharma Movers of the Past Week

A few biopharma companies made massive runs this past week. The health care sector was in trouble over the past year, under fire from congressional hearings and politicians on the ...
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Massive Technology Trades Highlight Insider Selling: Microsoft, Broadcom, Pepsico, Humana and More

Another week of record-setting highs did exactly what our readers would expect. The sellers came out in full force, as they have been ever since the year started. And with ...
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How Analysts View Wal-Mart After Earnings

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) reported its fourth-quarter and fiscal 2017 results early on Tuesday. The discount giant saw its shares make a handy gain that day and close out ...
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Blackstone Chief Steve Schwarzman Earned $425 Million

According to a detailed and extensive analysis by Bloomberg, Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE: BX) CEO Steve Schwarzman earned $425 million last year, which put him at the top of payouts ...
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Buying vs Renting a Home: What the Math Says

There are plenty of arguments favoring both sides of the rent versus buy choice of how you are going to pay for shelter. Probably the main reason to buy a ...
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