SEC Charges Bitcoin Mining Firm in Ponzi Scheme

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) charged two Bitcoin mining companies and their founder with conducting a Ponzi scheme that used the lure of quick riches from virtual currency ...
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October New Construction Spending Up 13% Year Over Year

The U.S. Census Bureau reported Tuesday morning that construction spending in October increased by 1% to an estimated seasonally adjusted annual rate of $1.107 trillion from the upwardly revised estimate ...
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Volkswagen November Sales Tank 25%; S&P Cuts Rating

After dropping just a fraction of a point in October, following the revelation of the company's attempts to defeat emissions testing on its diesel-fueled cars, Volkswagen sales dropped 24.7% in ...
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Solar3D Finalizes Elite Solar Deal

In a difficult energy market Solar3D Inc. (NASDAQ: SLTD) found a solid strategy to get ahead: acquisitions. Early in Tuesday’s session, the company announced that it finalized the acquisition of ...
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GM November Sales Rise Thanks to Pickups, SUVs

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) posted total November U.S. sales of 229,296 vehicles, an increase of 1.5% compared with November 2014. Retail deliveries rose 4.4%, fleet deliveries slipped 2.2 points ...
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Could Kinder Morgan’s Investment Grade Credit Rating Be at Risk?

Kinder Morgan Inc. (NYSE: KMI) is one of the most widely followed energy-related companies in America. The former master limited partnership (MLP) has run into an energy sector crunch since ...
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Why Key Analyst Sees TerraForm Power Rising Over 15%

TerraForm Power Inc. (NASDAQ: TERP) was running with the bulls Tuesday morning, following a crucial upgraded from a key brokerage firm. Oppenheimer sees some solid upside in this utility, not ...
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Holiday Store Sales Drop 10%

Thanksgiving weekend sales at brick-and-mortar stores dropped 10.4% year over year, according to retail research firm ShopperTrak. Sales totaled a projected $20.43 billion over the four-day period. Thanksgiving Day sales ...
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Ford Widens Lead in Pickup Sales

Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) sold 65,192 F-Series pickups in the month of November to maintain its lead as the best-selling pickup truck in the United States. And because pickup ...
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ISM Shows Manufacturing Contraction for November

Manufacturing took it on the chin in November. That is at least a part of what the Institute for Supply Management has signaled in its manufacturing report. The headline index ...
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Analyst Sees Over 25% Upside in Campbell Soup

Campbell Soup Co. (NYSE: CPB) has enjoyed a solid 2015, with gains up to Monday's closing bell of 22% on a total return basis. The soup and canned and packaged-foods ...
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Ford November Sales Up Less Than 1%

Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) on Tuesday reported a U.S. sales increase of 0.4% year over year in November, to 187,794 Ford and Lincoln vehicles, compared with November 2014 sales ...
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Aeterna Zentaris Rises on Finalized Marketing Agreement

Aeterna Zentaris Inc. (NASDAQ: AEZS) was leading the bulls in Tuesday’s regular trading session. The company announced that it has finalized of a co-marketing agreement with Armune BioScience that will ...
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Black Friday

Deutsche Bank Says 4 Retail Stocks Were Black Friday Winners

Many of us roll our eyes at the very thought of going shopping on Black Friday, especially when we see the video of people fighting over items. The reality is ...
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Home Prices in Colorado, Washington Added Another 10% in October

Home prices in the United States rose for the 44th consecutive month in October. Compared with October of 2014, home prices rose 6.8%, including the sales of distressed properties. The ...
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