Why Sarepta Deserves Praise for Capital Raise Despite Stock Drop

Sarepta Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ: SRPT) is continuing to have an amazing year in 2015, despite the broad markets lagging. The company’s most recent move is a strategic masterpiece, considering the ...
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US Trade Deficit Grew Handily in August

The reading on international trade, known as the U.S. trade deficit to those who have been watching the reading since the 1980s and 1990s, came in at -$48.3 billion in ...
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Warren Buffett Gets Into Cybersecurity Insurance

If there is a way to make a dollar or two off of secular trends, chances are high that Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) may be interested ...
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Jefferies Has 3 Top Growth Stock Calls to Buy This Week

As the market edges into the home stretch for the year, and with third-quarter earnings right just getting started, many of the top firms that we cover on Wall Street ...
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August Home Prices Rise in 49 States

Home prices in the United States rose for the 42nd consecutive month in August. Compared with August of 2014, home prices rose 6.9%, including the sales of distressed properties. The ...
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Xtera Communications Files for IPO

Xtera Communications has filed an S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for its initial public offering (IPO). No terms were given in the filing, but the ...
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Merrill Lynch Gets Nervous: Buy Only High-Quality Stocks Now

It’s probably no surprise that some on Wall Street are starting to lose their bullish bias. After a huge run off the lows in 2009, the market has tread water ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: CBS, Cisco, Comerica, Twitter, FedEx, Illumina, Linn, NuVasive and Many More

Stocks were indicated slightly lower on Tuesday after solid continued gains on Monday and Friday. Investors keep signaling with their investment money that they want to buy the dips. That ...
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OPEC Predicts Oil Price Rebound Soon

The massive drop in crude oil prices over the past year is about to end, according to the secretary general of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) Abdalla Salem el-Badri. ...
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Pepsi Beats Estimates Despite Weak Venezuela Segment

PepsiCo Inc. (NYSE: PEP) reported its third-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Tuesday. The company had $1.35 in earnings per share (EPS) on $16.3 billion in revenue, compared ...
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3 Deutsche Bank Oil Services Stock Picks With Over 100% Upside Potential

One thing that is critical for savvy investors is to look at sectors where there is truly blood in the streets. Think back to the financial and home building sectors ...
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Why Goldman Sachs Cut Price Target on Boeing Shares

The current version of the 777 wide-body commercial jet from Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) may account for as much as 45% of the company’s pretax earnings (EBIT), according to a ...
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Gun Trade Stocks Versus the New Clinton Gun Control Plans

With another fresh tragedy involving guns and multiple murders, and with it getting thick into election season, the debate about gun control versus gun rights is back front and center. ...
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Why Is Maryland America’s Richest State?

A typical Maryland household earned more than $73,000 last year, more than in any other state in the country. The cost of living in Maryland, however, was also one of ...
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Why Does Midland Texas Have the Fastest Growing Economy in the US?

Midland’s economy grew by 24.1% last year, more than twice the rate of San Angelo, Texas, the metro area with the next largest economic growth. The exceptional gross domestic product ...
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