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Really Big Insider Buying in Chesapeake Shares

Investors love tracking insider buying and insider selling by corporate executives. When corporate insiders sell shares of their company, it may be for a myriad of reasons -- buying a ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Tuesday

March 31, 2015: Here are four stocks among the 81 equities making new 52-week lows today. Vale SA (NYSE: VALE) dropped about 4% on Tuesday to post a new 52-week ...
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The 4 Stocks That Weighed Down the DJIA on Tuesday

March 31, 2015: Markets opened lower on Tuesday as the dollar continued to show strength. The greenback pressured energy prices, and crude oil closed the day trading down about 2%. ...
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Ebola Finances Coming Back in the News

Within the past week a there has been a resurgence in Ebola-related companies in the news. This doesn’t bring the scare that it once did in the fall, but two ...
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5 Top Gold Stocks in 2015 Q1

Over the past 12 months only one precious metals miner we track has posted a share price increase -- and that increase is just 1.4%. The 5 stocks that have ...
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What to Expect from Monsanto Earnings

Monsanto Co. (NYSE: MON) will report its fiscal second-quarter financial results Wednesday before the opening bell. The Thomson Reuters consensus estimates call for earnings per share (EPS) of $2.93 and ...
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Why Analyst Sees CIT Undervalued by Over 30%

Following the financial crisis just a few years back, banks have had to adjust to changing times, often with more regulation brought on. Even looking forward now, we can only ...
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Charter Deal for Bright House Depends on Comcast-Time Warner Merger

Charter Communications Inc. (NASDAQ: CHTR), the nation’s fourth-largest cable operator, announced Tuesday that it has agreed to acquire Bright House Networks, the sixth-largest U.S. cable operator, for $10.4 billion in ...
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Chances of Google Dividend Now Higher Than Ever

Winston Churchill once said that Russia “is a riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma.” He could also have been talking about Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL). The search giant ...
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Despite Caution, 3 Top Oil Stock Picks From Wells Fargo

Having oil drop from $100 a barrel to under $50 has come with a price for the oil and gas players. Investors have felt the pain, while consumers have gotten ...
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Key DJIA Stocks at Risk of Setting 52-Week Lows

This year is turning out to be a choppy one for stocks. Now that the bull market is six years old, and now that investors have lined up to buy ...
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Denver, Miami, Dallas Surge in Home Price Gains

In nine of 20 U.S. cities included in the S&P/Case-Shiller home price index, January house prices increased year-over-year. They remained unchanged in one city and dropped in 10 others. The ...
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Consumer Confidence Leaps in February

The Conference Board reported Tuesday morning that its consumer confidence index for the month of March rose to 101.3 from 98.8 in February. The expectations index jumped to 96.0 in ...
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Why Merrill Lynch Loves CenturyLink and Its High-Yield Dividend

Dividend payout is generally one of the higher priorities when evaluating dividend stocks to buy. Currently, CenturyLink Inc. (NYSE: CTL) is making an interesting case for its dividend payout ratio for ...
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5 Chip Stocks Could Benefit From Sector Mergers and Acquisition Activity

While the news started to drift out Friday, it was confirmed this week that chip giant Intel Inc. (NASDAQ: INTC) is in talks to buy Altera Corp. (NASDAQ: ALTR). With ...
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