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Hasbro Delivers on Earnings

Monday morning, Hasbro Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS) reported earnings for its third quarter of $1.46 per share and $1.47 billion in revenue. That was against Thomson Reuters estimates of $1.45 in ...
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Has the Peabody Loss Cycle Finally Bottomed Out?

Peabody Energy Corp. (NYSE: BTU) reported third-quarter 2014 results before markets opened Monday. The coal miner’s adjusted diluted earnings per share loss (EPS) came to $0.59 on revenues of $1.72 ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AIG, Align Tech, Cliffs, Cyber-Ark, MannKind, Micron and More

Stocks were lower on Monday morning after IBM issued a spoiler alert on its earnings report. Last week's bounce has shown again that investors still are willing to keep buying ...
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Merrill Lynch’s 5 Destroyed Biotech Stocks With 100% or More Upside Potential

While Friday was a welcome relief for shell-shocked stock investors, much of the damage that has been inflicted since the start of the quarter is still weighing on some top ...
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Halliburton Earnings Confess Drop in New North American Drilling

Halliburton Co. (NYSE: HAL) reported third-quarter 2014 results before markets opened Monday. The oil and gas services company posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.19 on revenues of ...
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Totally Rotten IBM Earnings, With Lower Backlog and Margins

International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE: IBM) has released its third-quarter earnings early Monday morning, an unusual date and time for the IT services giant. IBM reported $3.46 in earnings per ...
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Sears Announces Rights Offer and Leasing Deal

Two announcements Monday morning from Sears Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD) are intended to put some cash in the company’s coffers, but in quite different ways. Sears will commence a rights ...
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Dodge Prices Hellcat at $63,995, but Will Anyone Buy One?

The new Dodge C SRT Hellcat Charger has been priced, and it will cost at least $63,995 to own. Will anyone actually buy one, or is it just a show car meant ...
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Another Sign Companies Expect Economic Slowdown

A carefully followed report from the National Association for Business Economics (NABE) was released for the current period, and the results were not good. The October 2014 NABE Business Conditions ...
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Walmart’s Mexico Chief to Leave Next Year

The CEO of Wal-Mart de Mexico, widely known as Walmex, the publicly traded arm of Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT), will step aside next year, according to reports. Scot Rank ...
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Why It Matters That Ethanol Prices Are Collapsing

Another bit of fallout from the diving demand for gasoline is just about to hit the front pages. U.S. ethanol producers are approaching the so-called blend wall, a term that ...
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Can Apple Sell 38 Million iPhones?

As Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) earnings approach, it is left to investors whether they believe the company's own forecast, which is that revenue will reach a range of $39 billion. The ...
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IPO Week Ahead: E-Cigarette Maker Tops the List

Earlier this year, the initial public offering (IPO) market couldn’t get enough biotech. To say things have gotten tougher for those usually high-risk, high-reward plays is to put it mildly. ...
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GE Earnings Analysis: Stock Still Heading to $29 or $30

When General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) reported earnings slightly ahead of expectations on Friday morning, there may have been some who were concerned that revenues were slightly lower than expected. ...
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9 Analyst Stock Picks Under $10 With Massive Upside Calls

To say that volatility has returned in the stock market would be a major understatement. The Dow Jones Industrial Average has pulled back more than 1,000 points from its recent ...
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