Why Toll Brothers Earnings Are Taking the Stock Down

Toll Brothers Inc. (NYSE: TOL) reported third-quarter fiscal 2017 results before markets opened Tuesday. The luxury homebuilder reported diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.87 on revenues of $1.5 billion. ...
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Tronc Hires Former Yahoo Exec Levinsohn as LA Times CEO and Publisher

Ross Levinsohn, an internet and media veteran who served as interim chief executive officer of Yahoo before he was passed over for Marissa Mayer, was named CEO and publisher for ...
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Big Oil May Be Safest Bet for the Rest of 2017: 4 to Buy Now

While investors continue to stare at a stock market that has remained very pricey and overbought, the only stocks that seem to go higher are very expensive tech and momentum ...
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Does It Matter That Airbus Now Delivers Airplanes From 3 Continents?

On Friday, European aircraft maker Airbus will hand over the first of its A320 single-aisle jets built entirely in the United States to Spirit Airlines Inc. (NASDAQ: SAVE). The company's ...
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Are America’s Car Companies for Sale?

Little known but huge China truck maker Great Wall Motors may bid for Fiat Chrysler Automobile N.V.'s (NYSE: FCAU) Jeep brand. Since the price would be in the tens of ...
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Will TV News Save Snapchat?

Suddenly, struggling social network Snap Inc. (NYSE: SNAP) has become the darling of the old media TV news business. TV has found Snap is a good way to distribute programs, ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

Newspaper chain Tronc Inc. (NASDAQ: TRNC) fired the publisher and several top editors at its flagship the Los Angeles Times. The company hired former Yahoo executive Ross Levinsohn to be ...
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Most Famous Musician Born the Year You Were Born

In 1970, 11-year old Michael Jackson became the youngest artist to reach number one on the Billboard Hot 100 with “I Want You Back." The Beatles broke up that same ...
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25 Most Expensive Cities to Move

From Europeans heading west in the 19th century to immigrants searching for a fresh start, leaving home in pursuit of opportunity has long been a central part of the American ...
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Monday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

August 21, 2017: The S&P 500 closed up 0.1% at 2,428.29. The DJIA closed up 0.1% at 21,703.14. Separately, the Nasdaq closed relatively flat at 6,213.13. Monday was a mostly ...
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Chesapeake Energy, General Electric Amble into Monday’s 52-Week Low Club

August 21, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 237 equities making new 52-week lows in Monday's session. On the NYSE, advancers led decliners by about 15 ...
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Home Depot, Cisco Systems Buoy DJIA on Monday

August 21, 2017: Markets opened mixed Monday and lacking any significant economic news, the markets traded mostly flat throughout the day. S&P's real estate sector traded up the most, while ...
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Is Toyota Spending on NASCAR Paying Off?

When Toyota Motor Corp. (NYSE: TM) fielded its first NASCAR racing team in 2007, there were plenty of upset fans. The following year, Joe Gibbs Racing, for years a Chevrolet-powered ...
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More Pain Ahead for the Footwear Industry

There is even more pain for the footwear industry, and this includes the retailing shops that rely on shoe sales. It is no secret Americans in general need to be ...
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French Energy Giant Total Acquires Maersk Oil in $7.5 Billion Deal

Paris-based oil supermajor Total SA (NYSE: TOT) said Monday that it has agreed to pay $4.95 billion in stock and assume $2.5 billion in debt to buy Maersk Oil, a ...
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