Global Tax Dodges Save Companies Hundreds of Billions of Dollars

As major corporations move from country to country to avoid high taxes, the activity saves them hundreds of billions of dollars a year. Countries in which these companies might pay ...
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Dell Takes 14% of Global PC Market

As Dell grabs at EMC Corp. (NYSE: EMC) to bolster its presence in enterprise computing, it holds 14% of the global personal computer (PC) market, which is its core business. ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Friday

    October 9, 2015: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 23 equities making new 52-week lows today The Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) dropped about 8.5% on Friday ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the DJIA on Friday

October 9, 2015: Markets opened higher on Friday but fell below the break-even line briefly before climbing back to small gains. Tech stocks traded higher, as did transportation stocks. Energy ...
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Imports and Exports Not Lending a Hand to Fed’s Inflation Hope

The Federal Reserve may have less and less inflationary data to lend any credence to its rate hike desires. That is unfortunate by many of our views, but nothing lasts ...
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Corn Prices Fall on USDA Reports

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) issued its latest World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE) and crop production reports Friday morning, and the agency forecast U.S. corn production would ...
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Apple Gaining Share in Shrinking PC Market

Worldwide unit sales of personal computers (PCs) fell 10.8% in the third quarter, but Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) continues to move up the worldwide and domestic sales charts. In the ...
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CPI Card Enters the Market With a Bang

CPI Card Group Inc. (NASDAQ: PMTS) debuted on the market in its initial public offering (IPO) on Thursday. The company priced its shares at $10, less than its newly lowered ...
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What May Drive GE to 52-Week and Multiyear Highs

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) has been the center of much attention over the past month. A few of the developments were that the company had its European acquisition of ...
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SEC Comes Down on Chicago Firms on Misuse of Material Nonpublic Information

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) charged Wolverine Trading and Wolverine Asset Management with failing to maintain and enforce policies and procedures to prevent the misuse of material nonpublic ...
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Renewables Account for 10% of US Energy Supply

Total carbon pollution in the U.S. energy sector has dropped below the levels set in 1996. By the end of 2014, about 10% of U.S. energy use came from renewable ...
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Why Cholesterol and Alzheimer’s Could Drive Eli Lilly Shares Much Higher

Eli Lilly and Co. (NYSE: LLY), known as one of the powerhouses in the pharmaceutical industry, has just been given another boost by a key analyst. Credit Suisse sees solid ...
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Original GoPro Bearish Analyst Still Sees More Downside

Shares of GoPro Inc. (NASDAQ: GPRO) had a rough week prior to Friday, with a boutique firm's research report causing the stock to hit all-time lows. On Friday came another ...
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Why United Airlines Boosted Q3 Guidance

After reporting a preliminary September year-over-year increase of 4.9% in domestic passenger revenue and a consolidated revenue increase of 1.4% for the month, United Continental Holdings Inc. (NYSE: UAL) raised ...
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Was the Decision to Split Alcoa a Mistake?

Alcoa Inc. (NYSE: AA) reported its third-quarter financial results after the markets closed Thursday, on the heels of its announcement of a company breakup. Earnings were not up to snuff, ...
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