The Container Store Finally Does Not Tank on Earnings

The Container Store Group, Inc. (NYSE: TCS) reported its fiscal second quarter earnings after the markets closed Tuesday. The company had a net loss of $0.11 per share on $169.83 ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Tuesday

July 7, 2015: Here are four stocks among the 368 equities making new 52-week lows today. Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (NASDAQ: AMD) dropped about 18% on Tuesday to post a ...
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The 4 Stocks That Boosted the Dow on Tuesday

July 7, 2015: Markets opened slightly higher on Tuesday but a reversal took just moments to set in and U.S. equities traded mostly lower for the remainder of the day. ...
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Is the Move in Plug Power Sustainable?

Plug Power Inc. (NASDAQ: PLUG) is one of those few companies that is not going to have to worry about Greece on a day when they release solid news. That ...
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Ooma Prices Initial Public Offering

Ooma, Inc. filed an amended Form S-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to price its initial public offering (IPO). The expected price range for the offering is $16 ...
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Airbus Files Patent Application for Flying Colossus

In a patent application filed last month with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, Airbus has one-upped its own giant A380 model with a double-decked plane that tries to address ...
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MCBC Holdings Inc. has filed an S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for its initial public offering (IPO). Pricing for the offering was given in an ...
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What FDA Breakthrough Therapy Designation Means for Dyax

Dyax Corp. (NASDAQ: DYAX) announced on Tuesday that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted a key breakthrough therapy designation for the investigation of DX-2930 for hereditary angioedema ...
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Can Investors Find Value in the Greek Crisis?

Greece’s economy is in shambles. Unemployment persistently resides in the double-digit range. However, investors can benefit greatly from turmoil. Catastrophe breeds lower asset prices. However, those asset prices can also ...
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Energy, Metals Drag Commodities Lower

The commodities markets are having a tough day. Index futures are down; energy futures are mostly down; metals, precious and otherwise, are down; grains are mostly down; and only lean ...
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What to Expect From Alcoa Earnings

Alcoa Inc. (NYSE: AA) is scheduled to report its second-quarter financial results after the markets close Wednesday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for $0.23 in earnings per share ...
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Dividend Growth Slows, Thanks to Energy Companies

It seems like the endless growth of dividends and buybacks has run into headwinds. We have seen evidence, even late in 2014 and earlier in 2015, that dividends and buybacks ...
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Job Openings at New High, While Labor Force Participation Rate Looks Dismal

The U.S. Department of Labor has released its monthly Job Openings and Labor Turnover Summary (JOLTS) report. America had a total number of 5.4 million job openings on the last ...
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Horizon Pharma Makes Hostile Bid to Acquire DepoMed

Horizon Pharma PLC (NASDAQ: HZNP) has gone hostile in its attempt to take over DepoMed Inc. (NASDAQ: DEPO). The offer is valued at roughly $29.25 per share of DepoMed, or ...
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Home Prices Rise Most in South Carolina, Drop Most in Massachusetts

Home prices in the United States rose for the 39th consecutive month in May. Compared with May of 2014, home prices rose 6.3%, including the sales of distressed properties. The ...
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