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June Durable Goods Likely Saved Second-Quarter GDP

Friday's report on durable goods was one we were paying close attention to. After all, this is the last major broad production and consumption number ahead of the first look ...
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Analyst Shows Which Solar Stocks Will Blow Away Earnings

While most of the S&P 500 companies are in the process of winding up the second-quarter earnings onslaught, the solar stocks are on-deck and getting ready to step up to ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Amazon, Brightcove, Exxon, GM, Mylan, Petrobras, Twitter and Many More

Stocks were looking for direction ahead of Friday's key durable goods report. Investors still want upside from stocks, even if they feel the bull market of five and a half ...
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AbbVie Earnings Take Back Seat to Shire Merger

AbbVie Inc. (NYSE: ABBV) reported second-quarter 2014 results before markets opened Friday. The pharmaceutical research firm posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.82 on revenues of $4.93 billion. ...
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5 Top Tech Stocks to Buy That Have Been Way Oversold

Earnings season can sometimes be good for bad-performing stocks, and bad for good-performing ones. If things have been going bad and earnings surprise to the upside, a stock can get ...
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Short Sellers Pour Back Into 3D Printing Sector

Short interest rose in all four of the 3D printing companies we follow, and it rose very steeply in one of the four. In the prior two-week period, share price ...
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Xerox Earnings a Virtual Copy of Recent Reports

Xerox Corp. (NYSE: XRX) reported second-quarter 2014 results before markets opened Friday. The business technology firm posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.27 on revenues of $5.29 billion. ...
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CBS Joins the 5 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks

CBS saw a sharp rise in short interest between the June 30 and July 15 settlement dates, lifting it into the top five most shorted stocks on the New York ...
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The 5 Most Heavily Shorted Nasdaq Stocks: Who Bucked the Trend?

Short sellers shied away from four of the top five most shorted stocks on the Nasdaq between the June 30 and July 15 settlement dates. The outlier was Frontier Communications, ...
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How Twitter Helps Sell Movie Tickets

At a time when the movie theater business is in jeopardy because more and more people stream premium video into their homes, an equally powerful new generation technology may help ...
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Xbox One to Be Sold in China, a Challenge for PS4

Today, China is a market that most software and hardware companies believe they must conquer if they are to expand what may be stagnant sales worldwide. The most recent example ...
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Amazon Forsakes Profits for a Better Experience

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) reported second quarter 2014 results after markets closed on Thursday afternoon. The online retailer posted a diluted earnings per share (EPS) loss of $0.27 and revenues ...
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Why Durable Goods Matters So Much on Friday – GDP Watch

On Friday we will get to see the report for Durable Goods  for the month of June. This is an incredibly important report because it is for June, marking the ...
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Starbucks Introduces Its 2015 Earnings and Sales Outlook

Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) has announced its third quarter earnings its fiscal 2014. Howard Schultz and friends reported that adjusted earnings were $0.67 per share and revenue grew %11 to ...
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The 4 Stocks That Held the Market Down

July 24, 2014: Markets opened mixed again on Thursday as the DJIA once more lagged on weakness among some of the heavy-hitter blue chips. All three major indexes hovered around ...
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