Nike Founder on the Way Out

Nike, Inc. (NYSE: NKE), in conjunction with Chairman, Phil Knight, announced that it has started a process to provide long-term stability in the ownership and governance of Nike. This involves ...
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That Was Fast — Coal Goes Back to the Furnace

The Supreme Court ruling against the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) whereby the EPA did not consider costs was supposed to be a lifeline for the business of fossil fuels. Or ...
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What Analysts Are Saying About Apollo After Earnings

Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) had a less than favorable performance in Tuesday’s market after it released its fiscal third quarter results Monday night. Investors were displeased with the for-profit ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Tuesday

June 30, 2015: Here are four stocks among the 225 equities making new 52-week lows today. MBIA Inc. (NYSE: MBI) posted a new 52-week low on Tuesday. Shares dropped another ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the Dow on Tuesday

June 30, 2015: Markets opened higher on Tuesday even though the Greek government said it would not be making its €1.6 billion loan repayment to the IMF. Greece’s referendum on ...
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Does NiSource Deserve a Sell Rating?

NiSource Inc. (NYSE: NI) has been planning a separation that is set to take place shortly. However a key independent research firm does not believe going about it this way ...
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Fitbit Gets Strongest Analyst Recommendation Yet

Fitbit Inc. (NYSE: FIT) is still within the confines of its quiet period after its solid initial public offering. While the firms in the underwriting syndicate are not yet allowed ...
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Why This Analyst Sees Google Driving Twitter Higher

The purpose of social media is to network, connect with others and share information and experiences. As one of the larger names in social media, Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) must ...
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Federal Court Rules Apple to Pay $450 Million for Conspiring to Fix E-Book Prices

Nearly two years ago, in July of 2013, the U.S. Department of Justice won a decision against Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) in U.S. District Court that ruled the company had ...
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NEP Group Files for IPO

NEP Group Inc. has filed an S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for its initial public offering (IPO). No terms were given in the filing, but ...
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What to Expect From Constellation Brands Earnings

Constellation Brands Inc. (NYSE: STZ) will report its fiscal first-quarter financial results Wednesday before the markets open. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for $1.23 in earnings per share ...
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Does the Puerto Rican Default Risk Hurt MBIA More Than Assured?

While most of the market has been focused on a Greek exit or even default, MBIA Inc. (NYSE: MBI) shares are suffering from a potential default closer to home. Puerto Rico ...
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Will the Greek ETF Lose Its ETF Status?

There is a big lesson here for Global X FTSE Greece 20 ETF (NYSEMKT: GREK) investors during the looming Greek default and likely exit from the euro. The end game for ...
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Can New Sprint Rate Plan Hurt T-Mobile?

The latest shot fired in the battle for wireless subscribers came Tuesday morning from Sprint Corp. (NYSE: S). Last week’s shot was fired by T-Mobile US Inc. (NYSE: TMUS), so ...
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Consumers Much More Confident This Summer

The Conference Board has released its Consumer Confidence Index for the month of June. Confidence was higher in June, after a moderate improvement in May. What really matters here is ...
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