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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Aeropostale, AK Steel, Cyberonics, Gap, and More

Stocks were mixed to soft in early Friday indications. There were no formal economic reports on deck, and the corporate earnings coming out have not been from market-moving companies. Investors ...
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9-Year Delay Could Sink ‘Sin City’ Movie Sequel

In 2005, the original “Sin City” film opened to a weekend box office of $29.12 million. That movie’s sequel, “Sin City: A Dame to Kill For,” opens on 2,894 screens ...
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Foot Locker on Target for All-Time High After Earnings

Foot Locker Inc. (NYSE: FL) reported second-quarter 2014 results before markets opened on Friday. The footwear retailer reported adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.64 and $1.87 billion in ...
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Labor Day Travel to Rise as Gasoline Prices Plunge

A gallon of gasoline costs less today than at any time since last February, and the price is expected to continue dropping as U.S. motorists head into the Labor Day ...
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King Digital Finally Gets Candy Crush Live in China

King Digital Entertainment PLC (NYSE: KING) is taking Candy Crush to China. The mobile games maker announced early on Friday that a localized version of Candy Crush Saga is now ...
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Ebola Outbreak and Liberian Economy by the Numbers

Arguably, Liberia has been affected most by the Ebola outbreak, with 576 deaths as of August 20, according to the AP. That figure is expected to rise sharply. Among the world's ...
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How Soon Will Wireless Plans Be Free?

Sprint Corp. (NYSE: S) announced a new plan that costs $60 a month for unlimited data. T-Mobile US Inc. (NYSE: TMUS) has one that costs $80. AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) ...
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Cities Where Housing Is Most Affordable

Among the top 100 U.S. cities based on population, the share of income needed to afford a median home based on the typical price in that market was 15.3% last ...
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Intuit Keeps Growing Sales, Offers Guidance out to 2017

Intuit Inc. (NASDAQ: INTU) has reported earnings. The tax software giant’s earnings came in at -$0.14 in earnings per share and $714 million in revenue. Thomson Reuters had estimates of ...
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GameStop Hardware Sales Doubled on Xbox One, PlayStation 4

GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME) reported second quarter 2014 results after markets closed on Thursday. The video game retailer posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.22 on $1.73 billion in ...
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global network concept Earnings — Still Valued at 100 Times Expected Earnings Inc. (NYSE: CRM) has turned in its earnings for the fiscal second quarter. The customer relationship management and enterprise software player had 38% revenue growth, with over 30% growth ...
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Gap Stores Makes Gains but No Impact

Gap Stores Inc. (NYSE: GPS) reported second-quarter 2014 results after markets closed Thursday. For the quarter, the clothing retailer posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.70 on revenues ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Thursday

August 21, 2014: Among the nearly 40 stocks making new 52-week lows today were the following four firms: Inc. (NYSE: COUP) saw shares fall about 6.5% to a new ...
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The 4 Stocks That Drove the Market

August 20, 2014: Markets opened higher on Thursday following a better-than-expected report on new claims for unemployment benefits and fourth consecutive gain in existing home sales. Shortly before closing today ...
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ELIQUIS Approved for Deep Vein Thrombosis and Pulmonary Embolisms

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE: BMY) and Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE) announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) had approved the drug ELIQUIS, as a treatment for Deep Vein Thrombosis and Pulmonary ...
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