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5 Stocks to Buy for Big Revenue Growth

With the stock market trading at one of the highest multiples in years, investors looking to stay long stocks need to find companies that are showing significant top line growth. ...
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Monsanto Light on Revenues, Looks Light Ahead

Monsanto Co. (NYSE: MON) reported its fiscal second-quarter earnings before the markets opened Wednesday. The company had $2.92 in earnings per share (EPS) and $5.2 billion in revenue, compared to ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alibaba, Altera, Dyax, HP, Kinder Morgan, Kors, Staples, Twitter and More

Stocks were indicated lower on Wednesday, an April Fool's trick for the first day of the quarter. Still, the bull market is six years old as the Dow Jones Industrial ...
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4 RBC Utility Stock Picks to Buy Even If Interest Rates Rise

As the poster child for low interest rate investing, the utility sector, which used to be reserved for the proverbial orphans and widows portfolios, had quite the run over the ...
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Honda, Porsche Win Car Brand Awards

Automakers will be reporting March sales throughout the morning Tuesday, and the analysts at Kelley Blue Book (KBB) have issued their 2015 Brand Image award winners to coincide with those ...
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Mortgage Loan Rates Drop Slightly on 30-Year Fixed Loans

The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) released its report on mortgage applications Wednesday morning, noting a week-over-week increase of 4.6% in the group’s seasonally adjusted composite index for the week ending ...
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America’s Highest Paying Companies

The median income for all Americans was $35,540 in 2013, up slightly from the year before. At a number of U.S. companies, salaries are considerably higher. Based on figures provided ...
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Can Mercedes Take 5% of American Car Market?

It seems improbable that a single luxury car company could take 5% of the U.S. car market. After all, Hyundai, with a relatively wide product line, has 4.2%. But Mercedes ...
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Volkswagen Tops List of America Car Prices

Volkswagen may be struggling to gain sales in the U.S. car market, but on average the price of its cars was higher than that of any other manufacturer in March, ...
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Why Dyax Will Dominate Biotech News on Wednesday

Dyax Corp. (NASDAQ: DYAX) is almost certain to dominate the biotech news flow on Wednesday. The company announced positive data on Tuesday evening from the Phase 1b clinical study of the ...
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How Etsy IPO Terms Will Value It at $1.66 Billion

Etsy Inc. made an amended filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission for the pricing of its initial public offering (IPO). The offering is for 16.667 million shares with a ...
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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 myriad reasons: buying a house, tax purposes, ...
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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, there has been a resurgence in Ebola-related companies in the news. This doesn’t bring the scare that it did back in the fall, but two of these ...
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