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Why Credit Suisse Is Tempering Freshpet Growth Expectations

Last November Freshpet Inc. (NASDAQ: FRPT) came public, raising about $156 million in its initial public offering (IPO). However, since that time the company has fallen below its IPO pricing ...
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Did Telefonica Just Become a Strong Sell Candidate?

When analysts downgrade telecom stocks close to a 52-week low, some investors wonder what more could go wrong. When this happens in one the PIIGS nations (Portugal, Italy, Ireland, Greece ...
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US Drivers to Save $1.4 Billion on Gas This Labor Day

With a national average pump price for regular gasoline of $2.44 a gallon, U.S. drivers can expect to save $1.4 billion over the coming Labor Day holiday weekend, because that ...
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Another Strong Upside Analyst Call for PayPal

After being spun-off from eBay in July, PayPal Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: PYPL) is making headway in the market despite a slight decline in its price. One key analyst believes that ...
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Bill Gross Is Right About the Fed — This Time

Bill Gross, who has been frequently referred to as the Bond King for years now, is out with his monthly outlook. He may be at Janus Capital Group Inc. (NYSE: ...
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Crude Oil Price Plunges After Huge Inventory Increase

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) released its weekly petroleum status report Wednesday morning. U.S. commercial crude inventories increased by 4.7 million barrels last week, maintaining a total U.S. commercial ...
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What to Expect From Medtronic Earnings

Medtronic PLC (NYSE: MDT) is scheduled to report its fiscal first-quarter financial results on Thursday after the markets close. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for $1.01 in earnings ...
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Half of Immigrant Households Use US Welfare Programs

In a recent Census Bureau study that examined legal and illegal immigrant compared with native use of welfare programs in the United States, researchers found that in 2012, 51% of ...
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Factory Orders Growth at Half of Expectations

With economists seeking any signs of life that they can find, all economic readings are being given a closer look than might be otherwise expected. The U.S. Department of Commerce ...
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Big Media Stocks Collapse

It has not been a particularly good year for some of the country’s biggest media firms. Only a couple of them have managed to eke out a share price gain, ...
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Heartware Moves to Acquire Valtech Cardio

HeartWare International Inc. (NASDAQ: HTWR) is looking to continue its strong performance in 2015, and one of the better options that the company sees for growth is an acquisition. The ...
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The Best and Worst Dow Performers During the Recent Collapse

It has been an incredible two weeks. Volatility has been extreme, not just in stocks but in commodities as well. Giants are moving up and down almost like microcaps, traders ...
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TrimTabs Showed Better Jobs Report for August Than ADP

As economists and investors are looking for any signs of life or death in the jobs market, as well as for rate hike ammunition, the TrimTabs estimate of U.S. jobs ...
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What to Expect From Five Below Earnings

Five Below Inc. (NASDAQ: FIVE) is scheduled to report its fiscal second-quarter financial results after the markets close on Wednesday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for $0.13 in ...
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ADP Payrolls Report Comes in Soft

Investors and economists are using every jobs reading they can get their hands on to presage this Friday's unemployment and payrolls report. The ADP National Employment Report is often used ...
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