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The 4 Stocks That Edged the Dow Up on Thursday

July 30, 2015: Markets opened lower on Thursday following a rather disappointing first reading of U.S. second-quarter GDP. Weakness in the Chinese equities market also played a role in the ...
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What Exxon and Chevron Earnings Will Say About Big Oil Dividend Coverage

Friday will mark the crest of earnings season for the Dow and S&P 500, but it will also bring earnings reports from both of the Dow Jones Industrial Average's oil ...
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Why Merrill Lynch Upgraded Aetna

Merrill Lynch upgraded Aetna Inc. (NYSE: AET) to Buy from Neutral but maintains its price objective at $132, implying an 18% upside. Since the announcement that Aetna will acquire Humana ...
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SoulCycle Files For IPO

SoulCycle Inc. filed an S-1 with the Securities and Exchange Commision (SEC) for its initial public offering (IPO). There were no terms given in the filing but the offering is ...
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Boeing May Move Some Work Offshore If Ex-Im Bank Closes

No one can say that The Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) doesn’t know how to play hardball. Former CEO and current chairman James McNerney said in Washington on Tuesday night that ...
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Why One Analyst Now Sees Great Value in BP

Over five years ago a huge disaster happened that would change the world for BP PLC (NYSE: BP), millions of barrels of crude oil were dumped in the Gulf of ...
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California Living Up To 25 Percent Water Cut Mandate

Asking an entire state to use 25% less water may sound easy in the asking portion of an equation, but implementing such efforts and actually living up to such efforts ...
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Ford Responds To F-150 Safety Test Concerns

We reported a story earlier Thursday morning regarding the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety’s (IIHS) tests on the new Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) F-150 pickup trucks. The 2015 model ...
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Conifer Sets Expected Price Range For IPO

Conifer Holdings, Inc. filed an amended S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. (SEC) for its initial public offering. The expected price range is $13 to $15 for ...
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A Complicated Yet Intriguing New International Junk Bond ETF

There is a new exchange-traded fund in town, and it is a mouthful to say the least. BlackRock has launched the iShares Currency Hedged Global ex-USD High Yield Bond ETF ...
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Coca-Cola Enterprises Beats Consensus but Fails to Grow

Coca-Cola’s (NYSE: KO) Western European bottler, Coca-Cola Enterprises (NYSE: CCE), released its second quarter financial results before the market opened on Thursday. The company had revenue of $1.92 billion with ...
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What to Expect from Amgen Earnings

Amgen Inc. (NASDAQ: AMGN) is scheduled to report its earnings after the markets close on Thursday. There are consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters that call for $2.43 in earnings per ...
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Why Almost Every Whole Foods Analyst Is Running Scared

Whole Foods Market, Inc. (NASDAQ: WFM) has been gutted yet again after its earnings report. The company has been facing serious competition from traditional grocery chains and has more upstarts ...
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What to Expect from FireEye Earnings

FireEye Inc. (NASDAQ: FEYE) is scheduled to report its second quarter financial results after the markets close Thursday. There are consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters that call for a net ...
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More Reports Chime in on Univar After IPO Quiet Period

Univar Inc. (NYSE: UNVR) has not been public that long, and now we have seen more analysts chime in after the company's first formal earnings report as a public company. ...
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