Why Can’t Analysts Make Up Their Minds about Walmart?

When Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) reported earnings last week, the stock gained more than 7% for the week and boosted the retailer's year-to-date share price gain to nearly 41%. ...
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Are Amazon Upgrades Getting Out of Hand?

Amazon, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) has made an incredible run in 2017 so far -- and many are chasing it still higher. But at some point you have to wonder how ...
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3 Canadian Cannabis ADRs to Consider as the Sector Takes Off

Cannabis stocks are making a comeback, no thanks to US-based medical marijuana companies. The United States Marijuana Index, a collection of 17 firms, is still languishing at 55% below its ...
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Meet the New Mercedes E-Class

Mercedes, known for its class and luxury, is now releasing its newest addition to the E-Class line, the E-Class Cabriolet. This sporty topless is making it just in time for ...
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A Third of Holiday Spending to Happen Thanksgiving Weekend

Three-quarters of Americans who plan to buy holiday gifts this year will be shopping over the four-day Thanksgiving holiday weekend. Some have already begun their searches for the perfect gift, ...
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4 Merrill Lynch Top Idea Energy Stocks to Buy for 2018

Despite a huge rally off the summer lows, sentiment for the energy sector still remains very weak, and oil prices have been in one of the most volatile periods in ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Cardinal Health, Monster Beverage, PayPal, Viacom, Verizon, Wal-Mart and More

Futures are trading modestly higher this morning as we prepare to open up the holiday-shortened trading week. While today could be somewhat active, you can bet that many Wall Street ...
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Where Hedge Funds Put Their Money in Q3

Hedge funds and other managed money accounts are often referred to as "smart money." After all, investors willing to pay their sometimes hefty fees are seeking the best returns on ...
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Casa Systems Gears Up for IPO

Casa Systems filed an s-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regarding its initial public offering. There were no pricing details given in the offering, but it ...
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Long Market Rally Could End in 2018: 4 Stocks to Move to Now

What an enjoyable ride it has been: eight years of almost non-stop gains for equity investors, and for some who were in the right technology stocks, monumental performance unlike almost ...
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Boeing Firms Order for 75 New 737s

After a good week at the Dubai Air Show, Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) announced on Sunday that it had finalized an order from aircraft lessor Avolon for 55 of the ...
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Gas Prices in Some States Surge Toward $3

Gas prices usually move in tandem with the price of oil. True to form, as crude has jumped from below $50 a barrel in early October to over $57, the ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

Chancellor Angela Merkel may not remain in office as a coalition among several parties has fallen apart. Merkel is considered the most powerful political figure in Europe Time Warner's (NYSE: ...
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Deere, GameStop and More Earnings Coming This Week

Thanksgiving is coming this week and the markets will be taking Thursday off. Also, many people will be taking off the Wednesday before and Friday after. So most of the ...
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IPO News This Week: A Holiday Break After Another Big Week

There were 10 initial public offerings (IPOs) on the calendar last week and 9 firms succeeded in gaining access to the public markets although a couple of those scheduled were ...
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