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Freeport-McMoRan Lowers Production Estimates After Failing to Reach Grasberg Deal

Freeport-McMoRan Inc.'s (NYSE: FCX) PT Freeport-Indonesia (PT-FI) subsidiary has failed to reach an agreement with the government of Indonesia regarding the termination of Freeport's contract and conversion of the contract to ...
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Tuesday’s Top Biopharma Movers

A few biopharma companies made massive runs on Tuesday morning. The health care sector was in trouble over the past year, under fire from congressional hearings and politicians on the ...
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3 Big Companies Buckling to Activist Investors

It seems as though activist investors still have a major role in the ups and downs of the stock market. Some activist efforts help companies through time, while others look ...
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Top Analyst Out With 4 New Idea IT Stocks to Buy

It gets ever harder to find new stock ideas with each passing trading day. Sure Facebook and Amazon and other top companies are great stocks to buy, but many have had ...
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REV Group: A Strong IPO Expected to Get Even Stronger

REV Group Inc. (NYSE: REVG) may not seem all that exciting on the surface, but this 2017 initial public offering opened strong. If analysts are correct, now that its post-IPO ...
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Is Popeyes Getting Enough in the Buyout?

Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen Inc. (NASDAQ: PLKI) saw its shares hit new highs on Tuesday after it was announced that the company would be bought out by Restaurant Brands International Inc. ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, Dynegy, Flowserve, Jagged Peak Energy, Lear, Nokia, Verizon and More

The futures were trending higher this morning as investors and traders returned after the long Presidents Day weekend holiday. With earnings season for the most part over, many are looking ...
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Have Wal-Mart Earnings Finally Turned a Corner?

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) reported fourth-quarter and fiscal-year 2017 results before markets opened Tuesday. For the quarter, the retailing giant posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.30 on ...
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New iPhone Production Volume Expected to Hit 100 Million

If new research is correct, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) has high hopes for the next version of the iPhone, which has been dubbed by outsiders as the iPhone 8. Production ...
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Has Macy’s Turned Itself Around?

When Macy’s Inc. (NYSE: M) released its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Tuesday, the retailer said that it had $2.02 in earnings per share (EPS) and ...
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Apple Appeals EU’s $14 Billion Tax Demand

A European Commission (EC) ruling last summer found that Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) owed the European Union (EU) €13 billion (about $14 billion) in back taxes for the years between ...
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4 Merrill Lynch Top Q1 Ideas Still Have Big Upside and Pay Dividends

With half of the first quarter over, it’s time to check out some of the firms we cover and their actionable ideas. While the market has pressed higher, there is ...
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Why Investors Are Driving Home Depot to New Highs After Earnings

Home Depot Inc. (NYSE: HD) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2016 results before markets opened Tuesday. The home improvement store posted diluted net earnings per share of $1.44 in the quarter ...
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Wal-Mart Tests Convenience Stores

As competition for its big-box business and its Sam's Club operation increases, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NASDAQ: WMT) has begun to look for other sources of revenue. One may be a ...
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Toys’R’Us Chops as Many as 15% of Corporate Workers

According to several media sources, Toys"R"Us has cut as much as 15% of its headquarter staff, which equates to roughly 250 people. It joins many large retailers that have been the ...
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