Texas Capitol

Dallas Fed Manufacturing Data Nearing Panic Mode

The Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas releases all sorts of regional data, but the one reading that the oil and gas sector and the economists are paying attention to is ...
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Fiber Optic cable

InnoLight Tech Gearing Up for IPO

InnoLight Technology Corp. has filed an amended F-1 form to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for its initial public offering (IPO). No terms were given in the filing ...
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Mountain top coal mine

Patriot Coal Bankruptcy Auction Set

When Patriot Coal filed for bankruptcy in May of this year, it became the first of the U.S. coal companies to succumb to the tumbling price of coal. The company ...
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Chicago

Another Reading of Weak Economic Growth From Chicago

The August Chicago Business Barometer showed that the economy remained in positive territory, but the growth was less positive in August than July. The Institute for Supply Management's report on ...
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IPO

IC Power Files for IPO

IC Power PTE. Ltd. has filed an F-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for its initial public offering (IPO). No terms were given in the filing, ...
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Popcorn

How Analysts Rate Amplify Snack Brands After the Quiet Period

Amplify Snack Brands Inc. (NYSE: BETR) entered the market in early August with its initial public offering (IPO). Now that its quiet period has come to a close, the underwriters ...
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coal

Arch Coal Soars as Debt Swap Offer Delayed Again

To say that shares of Arch Coal Inc. (NYSE: ACI) have been volatile Monday morning is not an overstatement. Shares opened at $7.54, down more than 8% from Friday’s closing ...
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biotech

Is the Move in Vital Therapies Sustainable?

Vital Therapies Inc. (NASDAQ: VTL) made a big run in the market on Monday morning following additional data from the 16th International Symposium on Albumin Dialysis in Liver Disease. The ...
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petro chemical plant

What Warren Buffett Sees in Phillips 66 That You Don’t

Investing in energy has been tricky of late. Almost all aspects of the energy patch have traded handily lower. One group that has held up in the panic has been ...
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solar energy

Why Analysts See Value in Sunrun

Sunrun Inc. (NASDAQ: RUN) debuted on the market in its initial public offering (IPO) earlier in August. Now that the quiet period is over, the underwriters from the offering can ...
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Planet Fitness

How Analysts Initially Rate Planet Fitness

Planet Fitness Inc. (NYSE: PLNT) entered the market with its initial public offering (IPO) on August 6. Now that the quiet period for this stock is over, the underwriters can ...
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upgrade

Why This Analyst Is Raising Twitter Now

Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) has had a very hard time finding much love from Wall Street. On top of a management void, it has busted its initial public offering (IPO) ...
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US/Mexico Border Fence

The 1,954 Mile Mexico-American Border Wall

It starts just south of Beaumont, Texas, and runs almost 2,000 miles to just south of San Diego. The hard part would be fencing the Rio Grande, which is almost ...
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waiter, services sector

Restaurant Group Criticizes NLRB Ruling

Last Thursday’s ruling by the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) that a company is a “joint employer” along with its contractors has caused a storm of concern in at least ...
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Cytomx Files for IPO

Cytomx Therapeutics Inc. 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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