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Carnival Sailing the High Seas on Earnings and Guidance

Carnival Corporation (NYSE: CCL) released its earnings for its third quarter on Tuesday morning before the market opened. This cruise liner giant posted solid seasonal gains for this quarter and ...
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Credit Suisse Back To School Upgrades — In Student Loan Players!

Credit Suisse is adding student lenders to its back to school shopping list. Currently it is reiterating Outperform ratings and price targets for Navient Corporation (NASDAQ: NAVI), Nelnet, Inc. (NYSE: ...
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Home Prices Rise for 8 Consecutive Months

The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) reported this morning that U.S. home prices rose 0.1% sequentially in the month of July. Compared with July 2013, the house price index has ...
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biotech

DBV Technologies Files for IPO, Sort Of

DBV Technologies has filed an F-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for an initial public offering (IPO). At least it is an IPO in the United ...
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Used Car

CarMax Runs Into Tougher Competition From New Cars

CarMax Inc. (NYSE: KMX) reported second-quarter fiscal 2015 results before markets opened Tuesday. The used-car retailer posted quarterly adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.64 on revenues of $3.60 ...
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5 Top Tech Stocks Ready to Benefit From the Apple Watch

With all the market focused on the incredible debut and first weekend sales of the Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone 6 models, the other product that made a debut at ...
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Bull and Bear

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: BlackBerry, Chevron, Exxon, SanDisk, Clorox and More

Stocks were soft on Tuesday on a day with very light news and little economic data. Investors still remain eager to find bargains or overlooked equity stories. 24/7 Wall St. ...
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Top IPO Stocks From This Year to Be Added to the Russell 2000

With gigantic Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE: BABA) initial public offering (IPO) in the books, and the excitement from the gigantic and successful offering starting to die down a bit, ...
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Facebook Climbs in Ranking of Top 50 Web Properties

Digital media research firm comScore has released its ranking of the top 50 U.S. Web properties for August, and once again the list is topped by Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG). ...
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truck

Why Is Ford Discounting the F-Series?

Ford Motor Co.'s (NYSE: F) best-selling vehicle, the F-Series pickup, gets star billing at the car maker's website. According to the number two U.S. car and light truck manufacturer, the ...
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America’s Most (and Least) Educated States

The proportion of Americans with a college degree has increased steadily each year for more than a decade. According to the latest U.S. Census data, 29.6% of Americans at least ...
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States Where You Can’t Buy a Tesla

Every one of the 50 U.S. states has laws that govern the relationship between automakers and auto dealers and other types of franchise operations. Among other things, state franchise laws ...
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consumer electronics

Apple Named Best PC Maker in Major Survey

The American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI), a gold standard of research about consumer preferences, named Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) as the top personal computer (PC) manufacturer. The contribution of the Mac ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Monday

September 22, 2014: The following stocks are among the 230 equities making new 52-week lows today: BHP Billiton plc (NYSE: BHP) dropped about 3.8% on Monday to post a new 52-week ...
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Gen Xers Tally More Income Than Their Parents, but Less Wealth

The good news for Generation X, those Americans born between 1965 and 1980, is that they have higher incomes now than their parents had at the same age. The bad ...
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