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Did Apple Sell 50 Million iPhones? No

There was a time when Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) could sell 50 million iPhones in a quarter effortlessly. It did 50% better than that in the first quarter of its ...
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10 Alternative Investments Outside of Stocks and Bonds

Investors in 2016 have to be scratching their heads when it comes to where to invest. The trend has been set for years now that investing in Treasury notes and ...
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BP Mad Dog

BP Earnings Hampered by Low Prices; Dividend Unchanged

BP PLC (NYSE: BP) reported second-quarter 2016 results before markets opened Tuesday. For the quarter, the oil and gas supermajor posted adjusted diluted earnings per American depositary share (ADS) of $0.23 ...
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51 Counties With the Highest Unemployment

The U.S. unemployment rate fell to 4.7% last May, the lowest level in more than eight years and down from 5.5% the year before. The U.S. economy has been steadily ...
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Why Analysts Were Not Satisfied With Gilead Earnings

Gilead Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ: GILD) reported second-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Monday. Although this is one of the world’s leading biotech companies, an earnings beat in this ...
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Will Verizon Follow the Same Earnings Path as AT&T

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) is scheduled to release its most recent earnings report before markets open on Tuesday. Ahead of this earnings report, this telecom giant announced that it ...
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Skechers, Tobira Top Monday’s 52-Week Low Club

July 25, 2016: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 18 equities making new 52-week lows in Monday's session. NYSE decliners led advancers by about 2 to 1 and ...
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Oil Giants Exxon, Chevron Topple DJIA Monday

July 25, 2016: Markets opened lower Monday ahead of Tuesday's FOMC meeting which concludes Wednesday with an announcement on interest rate changes (none expected) and press conference with Fed chairwoman ...
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What to Expect From McDonald’s Earnings

McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) is scheduled to report second-quarter financial results before the markets open on Tuesday. The fast-food giant has been on fire over the past year, but it ...
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Starbucks Makes Key Management Shift in Americas: How Customers May Notice

Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) has become one of the biggest and best brands in the entire world. It revolutionized the coffee business, and Starbucks wants to take on new frontiers ...
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What to Look for in Caterpillar Earnings

Heavy equipment maker Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) is scheduled to report earnings before markets open Tuesday. The Dow Jones Index Average component is expected to post earnings per share (EPS) of $0.96 ...
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Why 2 Firms Are Very Cautious and Concerned Over GE Ratings and Targets

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) stands at a crossroads. On one hand, an independent research firm is calling for the stock to rise by over 15% in the next year, ...
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Why This Analyst Has Downgraded 3 Solar Stocks

Renewable energy, specifically solar, may be offering investors a significant opportunity over the next several quarters, according to one key analyst. Several elements are firmly in place for the industry, ...
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DNC’s Hacked Email Server Tops List of New Data Breaches

It's hard to say exactly where the theft of some 20,000 emails from the Democratic National Committee (DNC) fits into the total number of 538 data breaches so far recorded ...
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Southwest Airlines

Why Southwest Scored 2 More Analyst Downgrades

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) was performing decently in 2016, up until about the past quarter, and since that time shares have dropped over 20%. This put the stock in ...
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