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A Real Heartbreak for Celladon

On its website, Celladon Corp. (NASDAQ: CLDN) writes “Hope to Heart Patients.” Not to sound morbid, but the company appears to have lost at least some hope – in terms of dollars ...
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Did Boeing Outsmart Airbus on Super-Jumbo Planes?

The double-decked, four-engine A380 from Airbus is the largest plane in the air. It is also the most economical to operate, provided a carrier can fill its 525 to 823 ...
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Why Applied Materials Cancelled Its Merger

Applied Materials Inc. (NASDAQ: AMAT) started out the week in a really tough way, with a rough breakup. It turns out that the company and Tokyo Electron were not allowed ...
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3 Surprising Overlooked Stocks That Could Have Big Upside

If there is one thing Wall Street has been guilty of over the years, it is a sort of herd mentality. This that leads to “overcrowded” trades, where everybody is ...
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Short Sellers Back Off as Oil Prices Rise

The short interest data have been released for the tax day settlement date (April 15). It just so happens that some of the latest short interest readings for major oil ...
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5 Stocks That Generate the Highest Free Cash Flow Yield

There are many metrics Wall Street analysts use when breaking down a stock's value. The common ones of course are earnings, revenue, sales, margins and other important benchmarks. One that ...
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The States With the Most McDonald’s

McDonald’s (NYSE: MCD), with almost 16,000 outlets, is the largest fast-food hamburger chain in the United States. Many of the states where McDonald’s iconic Golden Arches dominate the landscape are ...
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Is Short Interest in 3D Printing Stocks About to Pick Up?

Short interest in the two-week period ending April 15 fell for three of the four 3D printing stocks we follow. The most recent period followed the trend set in the ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, Celladon, Newmont, 3D Systems, Twitter, Disney and More

Stocks were indicated slightly higher on Monday morning after a solid week put the markets within striking distance of all-time highs again. If there is one trend that has remained ...
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Semiconductor Short Interest Sends Mixed Signals

The short interest data have come out for the April 15 settlement date. It is important to note that semiconductor trends are considered to be leading indicators of technology and broader electronics ...
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Huge Dividend Index Rebalance Means Massive Buy Orders for 5 Stocks

On the close Thursday, the S&P High Yield Dividend Aristocrats Index is set for a rebalance. What this means is the index will be rebalanced to reflect reweighting allocations across ...
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Short Sellers Become More Wary of Big Biotech

The short interest data are out for the April 15 settlement date. Biotech companies are considered a riskier group of stocks, with big upside and big downside. FDA rulings can ...
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More Declines in Solar, Alt Energy Short Interest

Short interest among solar and alternative energy stocks was mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on April 15. During that period, share prices rose for all the stocks ...
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North Dakota Passes Law to Lower Oil Tax

Both houses of North Dakota’s state legislature have passed a bill to lower the state’s extraction tax on oil and to eliminate the current practice of tying the tax to ...
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How Analysts Are Rating Amazon, Google, Microsoft After Strong Earnings

Last week and this week mark the peak of earnings season. With literally dozens of key stocks reporting their corporate earnings each day, 24/7 Wall St. wanted to see how analysts ...
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