Will Starz Find a Buyer?

While Starz (NASDAQ: STRZA) and potential suitors have declined to comment, there are reports that the pay-TV channel is interested in either a sale or some other kind of strategic ...
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EPA Delays Renewable Fuels Decision

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on Friday announced that it would not issue a final standard for the percentage of renewable fuels use in 2014. The standard was due ...
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Five States With Unemployment Under 4%

Even during a time of robust recovery, the national unemployment rate rarely drops below 5%. However, in a period in which unemployment in the US is 5.8%, five states have ...
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Eight States With Unemployment Over 7%

The economic recovery is well enough underway that unemployment has finally dropped below 5.8%. It fell to that level in October. However, the recovery is very uneven. Eight states still ...
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Only 1 IPO Might Try the Market in the Short Week Ahead

Nine initial public offerings (IPOs) priced and began trading in the week ended Friday, November 21, and that brings the total number of deals for the month to 26. According ...
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F-150 Mileage Ratings Good, Not Great

On Friday, Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) announced the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) estimated fuel economy ratings for its 2015 aluminum body F-150 pickup with the 2.7-liter EcoBoost engine. ...
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Insider Selling Still Climbing as Markets Hit New All-Time Highs

With the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500 at all-time highs, and the Nasdaq closing in on the high from 2000, the fact that insiders continue to take ...
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Insider Buying Heats Up in Spite of Big Market Rally

As was noted in last week's report, insider buying had slowed dramatically due to the big rally in the markets. Well, despite continued trading to the upside, and new highs ...
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Half of All Americans Watched a Video From Google in October

Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG) remains by far the Internet’s largest search engine and its various websites, including YouTube, attract the largest audience for viewing online video. In the month of ...
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Expensive Home Inventory Soars

The supply of homes for the rich rose rapidly in October. The same cannot be said for the inventory of low and mid-priced homes. Perhaps the top 1%, 5% or ...
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Volkswagen to Invest $108 Billion in Expansion

It is hard to believe that any company could invest over $100 billion in anything. It turns out that company is huge auto manufacturer Volkswagen. Its board announced the decision ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Friday

November 21, 2014: Here are four stocks among the 46 equities making new 52-week lows today. MOL Global Inc. (NASDAQ: MOLG) dropped more than 51% today to post a new ...
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The 4 DJIA Stocks That Boosted Markets Friday

November 21, 2014: Markets opened sharply higher on Friday and managed to close on the positive side after gradually declining for most of the day. China’s central bank cut its ...
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BMW i3 Electric Vehicle Named Green Car of the Year

At the Los Angeles Auto Show, which opened to the public on Friday, the BMW all-electric i3 was named the Green Car of the Year by Green Car Journal. The ...
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Is GameStop Retreat an Opportunity to Buy the Dip?

GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME) reported third-quarter results that not only fell short of estimates, but the company also guided lower for the coming quarter. It reported $0.57 in earnings per ...
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