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2 Differing Analyst Views After AT&T Investor Day

AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) held its investor and analyst day on Tuesday. Not much fanfare came from the event on Tuesday, but we have seen two very different views on ...
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Major Fallout Stocks After Confirmed Ebola Case in United States

Tuesday brought the very unfortunate news that a confirmed case of Ebola has arrived in the United States. With the CDC not releasing enough data on the patient, there could ...
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Jeep, Ram Lead Surge in Chrysler September Sales

Chrysler Group’s year-over-year sales rose 19% again in September to 169,890 units, the company’s best September sales level since 2005. The Chrysler, Jeep and Ram Truck brands all posted year-over-year ...
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TrimTabs Shows Payrolls Remain Mostly Healthy in September

With all eyes on Friday's payrolls and unemployment report coming from the U.S. Labor Department, investors and economists are looking for any signs at all to get an opinion of ...
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5 Top Chip Stocks Being Bought by Institutional Investors

You hear the expression “follow the money” all the time, and it seems to apply to everything from politicians to criminals to Las Vegas. The reason everybody uses the cliché ...
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ADP Shows Payrolls Recovery in September

ADP has released its September private sector payrolls data. This is used by economists and traders as a barometer for each month's U.S. Labor Department payrolls report. ADP said private ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Boeing, eBay, Hecla Mining, Janus Capital, Orbitz, Ford and More

Stocks were soft on Wednesday after weak data in Europe and after an Ebola case was confirmed in the United States. Still, investors have shown over and over that they ...
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Merrill Lynch’s Key Stock Picks for the Fourth Quarter

With or without mid-term elections, the last quarter of 2014 and January of next year could be a bonanza for stock investors. In a new report out from Merrill Lynch, the ...
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Court Rules Against Walmart in Mexican Bribery Case

What did Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) know about allegations of bribery in Mexico, and when did they know it? The retail giant will have to answer those questions in ...
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8 Stocks That Analysts Think Will Double

Now that October has arrived, 24/7 Wall St. wanted to review some of the most aggressive recent analyst calls. It doesn't get much more aggressive than calling a stock a ...
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Mortgage Loan Rates, Applications Moved Slightly Lower Last Week

The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) released its weekly report on mortgage applications Wednesday morning. It noted a decrease of 0.2% in the group’s seasonally adjusted composite index, following a drop ...
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Ford Challenge: Are Europe Car Sales in Trouble Again?

When Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) set out its plans and projects for the next several years, one of the focuses was on Europe. Part of that focus was weakness ...
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J.C. Penney Still in Trouble

J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) management got a bit of good news. Moody's adjusted its outlook on the company's Corporate Family Rating from negative to stable. However, the overall ...
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Retailers Hiring the Most Employees for the Holidays

Retailers across the nation are accepting waves of new employee applications in preparation for the imminent 2014 holiday hiring season. Seven of the nation’s largest retailers will together add nearly ...
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The World’s 10 Biggest Energy Gluttons

By Andrew Topf of Oilprice.com Next time you get into your car and drive to the supermarket, think about how much energy you consume on an annual basis. It is ...
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