loanDepot Files for IPO

loanDepot 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 the offering ...
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Where Global Investment in Clean Energy Was Highest in Q3

Worldwide investment in renewable energy and smart-energy technologies totaled $70 billion in the third quarter of 2015, down just 1% compared with the same period a year ago. For the ...
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Generics Giants Like Teva and Mylan May Now Join the Buy-and-Raise Craze

Three weeks after Turing Pharmaceuticals CEO Martin Shkreli jacked up the price of niche toxoplasmosis drug Daraprim 55-fold after acquiring it from Impax Laboratories Inc. (NASDAQ: IPXL) many in the ...
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Can JC Penney and Sears Survive a Slow Holiday?

Slow holiday retail sales won't put J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) and the Sears and Kmart divisions of Sears Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD) out of business, but it could ...
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Will $1 Price Increase Hurt Netflix?

The price for the streaming service provided by Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) rises by $1 a month on November 9. It applies after some people take advantage of free promotions. Wall Street ...
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The 10 Worst States for Women

California passed this October a pay equity law -- one of the first of its kind -- that expands the grounds on which women can challenge gender discrimination in the ...
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How the Alcoa Split Is Holding Back Earnings

At first glance 24/7 Wall St. would not expect the Alcoa Inc. (NYSE: AA) earnings report to be positive, especially considering the company just recently announce a plan to split ...
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Will Cloud, Servers and Data Centers Be the Next Growth Frontiers for Qualcomm?

When most consumers and investors think of Qualcomm Inc. (NASDAQ: QCOM), they probably think of mobile devices and smartphones for the Snapdragon mobile processors. This is among the high-end processors ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Thursday

October 8, 2015: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 28 equities making new 52-week lows today. Exact Sciences Corp. (NASDAQ: EXAS) dropped 26% on Thursday to post ...
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The 4 Stocks That Dominated the Dow on Thursday

October 8, 2015: Markets opened lower on Thursday but buying in the energy and materials sectors kept stocks near the break-even line until the FOMC minutes were released. The minutes ...
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Shake Shack Gears Up for Secondary Offering

Shake Shack Inc. (NYSE: SHAK) saw its shares drop on Thursday on word of a secondary offering. The company filed a Form S-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regarding ...
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Florida, Maryland Top States for Distressed Home Sales

U.S. sales of distressed homes totaled 9.4% of all homes sold in July of this year according to data from CoreLogic and published Thursday on the company’s blog. The total ...
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FOMC Minutes Reconfirm Dovish Stance, With Volatility & China Prevailing

If you were looking for one last look at what the Federal Reserve was and may still be thinking about when to raise interest rates, the Minutes of the September ...
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Brazilian Car Sales at 10-Year Low in September

The Brazilian economy has been suffering for nearly a year now as the currency continues to depreciate, the country’s oil revenues collapse, and corruption charges keep battering national oil company ...
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SEC Issues Charge New York Firm for Spoofing

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) issued charges against a New York-based proprietary trading firm and one of its co-founders for engaging in a manipulative trading strategy known as ...
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