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Does NiSource Deserve a Sell rating?

NiSource Inc. (NYSE: NI) has been planning a separation that is set to take place shortly. However a key independent research firm does not believe going about it this way ...
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Fitbit Gets Strongest Analyst Recommendation Yet

Fitbit Inc. (NYSE: FIT) is still within the confines of its quiet period after its solid initial public offering. While the firms in the underwriting syndicate are not yet allowed ...
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Why This Analyst Sees Google Driving Twitter Higher

The purpose of social media is to network, connect with others and share information and experiences. As one of the larger names in social media, Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) must ...
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Federal Court Rules Apple to Pay $450 Million for Conspiring to Fix E-Book Prices

Nearly two years ago, in July of 2013, the U.S. Department of Justice won a decision against Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) in U.S. District Court that ruled the company had ...
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NEP Group Files for IPO

NEP Group Inc. has 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 ...
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What to Expect From Constellation Brands Earnings

Constellation Brands Inc. (NYSE: STZ) will report its fiscal first-quarter financial results Wednesday before the markets open. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for $1.23 in earnings per share ...
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Does the Puerto Rican Default Risk Hurt MBIA More Than Assured?

While most of the market has been focused on a Greek exit or even default, MBIA Inc. (NYSE: MBI) shares are suffering from a potential default closer to home. Puerto Rico ...
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Will the Greek ETF Lose Its ETF Status?

There is a big lesson here for Global X FTSE Greece 20 ETF (NYSEMKT: GREK) investors during the looming Greek default and likely exit from the euro. The end game for ...
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Can New Sprint Rate Plan Hurt T-Mobile?

The latest shot fired in the battle for wireless subscribers came Tuesday morning from Sprint Corp. (NYSE: S). Last week’s shot was fired by T-Mobile US Inc. (NYSE: TMUS), so ...
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Consumers Much More Confident This Summer

The Conference Board has released its Consumer Confidence Index for the month of June. Confidence was higher in June, after a moderate improvement in May. What really matters here is ...
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June New Car Sales Forecast to Reach 10-Year High

Although new U.S. car sales for June are expected to be lower than May sales, industry analysts expect a sales jump of nearly 5% year-over-year, and Edmunds is projecting the ...
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Denver and San Francisco Home Prices Lead the Charge, Up Over 10%

S&P Dow Jones Indices released the most recent results for the leading measure of U.S. home prices, the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indexes. On the broad spectrum, the 20-city composite gained ...
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How Cisco Sees OpenDNS Bolstering Cloud and Network Security

Cisco Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCO) has been on the tip of the spear in networking and innovating the Internet of Everything (IoE). Part of this development is ensuring the security ...
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Wal-Mart Labels Some Foreign-Made Products as Made in the USA

A nonprofit organization that investigates false and deceptive advertising practices has taken on the world’s largest retailer, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT), for claiming that some of the products advertised ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apollo, Petrobras, Shopify, Fitbit, Sarepta, Lowe’s and More

Stocks were indicated with a bounce on Tuesday after Greece and Puerto Rico acted as sell-off catalysts on Monday. The trend that keeps proving itself for almost four years now ...
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