Why GameStop Earnings Didn’t Live Up to Expectations

GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME) reported its most recent earnings results after the markets closed on Thursday. The company watched its shares sink early on Friday following a weaker-than-expected report. The main ...
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Netflix Finishes First in Streaming Survey

In the first quarter of this year, half of all U.S. households had a paid subscription to a video streaming service. That is the same percentage as the number of ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: American Airlines, Dollar General, Ecolab, Nike, Southern Copper and More

Stocks were looking for direction ahead of Fed Chair Janet Yellen's speech in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, on Friday. Still, the market volatility has dried up and the major equity indexes ...
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The Mercedes G550 Anti-Tesla

Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) brings out more versions of its cars and demonstrates that it can built fast cars that get 100 miles per gallon, at least the way the government ...
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The Case for $3 Gas

The average price for a gallon of regular gasoline in the United States is $2.20. In California, the figure is $2.67. In some of its largest cities, the figure is ...
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Sanofi Just Can’t Catch a Break, Knocking at Major Support Again

Investor sentiment surrounding French pharma giant Sanofi S.A. (NYSE: SNY) continues to sour after a string of disappointing news in recent months has brought its shares down below the key ...
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Why the Gig Economy Is Not as Cool as as People Think

Two-thirds of Americans who have worked as independent contractors in what is known as the "gig economy" would not choose to do so again. Less than half were satisfied with ...
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Big Lots Earnings Defy Downturn in Discount Stores’ Performance

Big Lots Inc. (NYSE: BIG) reported second-quarter 2016 results before markets opened Friday. The discount retailer reported adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.52 and $1.2 billion in revenues. ...
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Express, Noble Corp. Lead Thursday’s 52-Week Low Club

August 25, 2016: Here are four stocks trading with relatively heavy volume among 28 equities making new 52-week lows in Thursday's session. NYSE advancers led decliners by a few percentage ...
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DJIA Dragged Lower by UnitedHealth, Nike on Thursday

August 25, 2016: Markets opened lower again Thursday but traded higher for most of the day until the before dipping below the break-even line by early afternoon. Healthcare and energy ...
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America’s Six-Figure Jobs

A typical American worker earns approximately $36,200 annually. While relatively few families, and even fewer individuals, earn over $100,000 a year, individuals employed in some professions are far more likely ...
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JPMorgan Lifts Price Targets on Defense Stocks, Names Top Pick

Investors may buy stocks in defense contractors because of their record of dividend payments and share repurchases for good reasons. Over the past five years, the best performing defense stock has ...
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Why 50% Upside in Netflix May Be Too Optimistic

Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) hit its stride over the past few years and made some serious gains. Many investors rode the online media distributor, and now content-maker too, higher and ...
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What to Expect From GameStop Earnings

GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME) is scheduled to report its fiscal second-quarter financial results after the markets close on Thursday. This quarter will help set a direction for the company going ...
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US Dealers, Volkswagen Agree on Compensation Deal

Volkswagen and several dealers that filed suit against the company in April of this year have reportedly reached an "agreement in principle" that would settle the lawsuit. The federal district ...
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