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The 52-Week Low Club for Friday

October 24, 2014: Here are four stocks among the 49 equities making new 52-week lows today. Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) dropped about 9.3% today to post a new 52-week low of ...
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The 4 DJIA Stocks That Boosted the Market

October 24, 2014: Markets opened slightly higher on Friday, and following a short trip below the break-even line, marched higher and appear headed to close up for the second consecutive ...
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Publisher of Coming Book on Cybercrime Hacked

In what may be an ironic twist to recent reports of hacker attacks, one of the businesses that reported a hack last week was Sourcebooks Inc., the publisher of a ...
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The Real Reason Pandora Shares Are Getting Clobbered

Internet radio service Pandora Media Inc. (NYSE: P) reported third-quarter earnings after markets closed on Thursday, and the headline numbers were a little better than expected: earnings per share of ...
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SodaStream’s Limited Test With Pepsi

SodaStream International Ltd. (NASDAQ: SODA) stock screamed higher on reports that the company will be partnering with PepsiCo Inc. (NYSE: PEP) for a small-scale, limited test. SodaStream produces a system ...
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Dear Analysts, Can Nabors Really Run 50%?

Nabors Industries Ltd. (NYSE: NBR) has seen its shares slaughtered of late, along with many other rig and drilling companies. Some analysts still have positive ratings and big upside price ...
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Horror Flick Should Top Box Office This Weekend

Only one horror movie is due for wide release the weekend before Halloween. “Ouija” uses the well-known board as a conjurer of evil, and its PG-13 rating is likely to ...
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Could GoPro Really Fall Almost 50%?

GoPro Inc. (NASDAQ: GPRO) has taken a hit in the market Friday on news that a prominent independent research firm has issued some unfavorable coverage on it. In the months ...
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September New Home Sales Rise as Prices Dip

The U.S. Census Bureau Friday morning released data on new single-family home sales for September. Sales rose 0.2% month-over-month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 467,000 from a downwardly ...
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Analysts Giving Up Hope in Amazon, but Not With Enough Conviction

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) has a serious wake-up call in front of it. The 10% or so drop in the stock is one thing, but frankly that could even be ...
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Lakeland Private Placement Comes at Severe Discount to Ebola Trade

Lakeland Industries Inc. (NASDAQ: LAKE) announced that it had entered into a definitive securities purchase agreement to raise approximately $11.2 million in a private placement of common stock, sold at ...
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3 Stocks to Benefit From Fast Growing Global Solar Power Demand in 2015

If any sector was smashed in the early October sell-off, it was the solar stocks. High growth usually equals high beta, and some of the best stocks and companies in ...
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What Does ValueAct See in Taking an Activist Role in Fertilizers?

Hedge fund ValueAct Capital Management on Friday filed a Form 13-D with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) disclosing the acquisition of 8.19 million shares of Canada-based fertilizer maker ...
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Risks Rise as KLA-Tencor Pursues Leveraged Recapitalization

KLA-Tencor Corp. (NASDAQ: KLAC) reported its earnings on Thursday and announced that it plans to pursue a leveraged recapitalization. The earnings for the first quarter of its 2015 fiscal year ...
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Credit Suisse’s 5 Top Energy MLPs to Buy Now as They Rally Back

Everything got hit hard during the recent sell-off, but the energy master limited partnerships (MLPs) got the double whammy of market selling combined with energy prices plunging. After a strong ...
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