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Why All Eyes Will Be on Whole Foods Earnings

After the equity markets close on Wednesday, Whole Foods Markets Inc. (NASDAQ: WFM) is scheduled to report third fiscal quarter results. Analysts are expecting earnings per share (EPS) of $0.45 ...
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Why S&P Warning Brazil With Junk Rating Might Actually Be Good

There is yet another incident happening in South America, and it just makes you wonder how long the vicious cycle of socialism versus capitalism can be played as a financial ...
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Can Facebook Live Up to Its Earnings and Growth Expectations?

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) is scheduled to report its second-quarter financial results after the markets close Wednesday. There are consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters that call for $0.47 in earnings ...
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Crude Oil Price Tops $48 on Huge Inventory Draw

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) released its weekly petroleum status report Wednesday morning. U.S. commercial crude inventories decreased by 4.2 million barrels last week, maintaining a total U.S. commercial ...
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GC Aesthetics Sets Expected Price Range For IPO

GC Aesthetics PLC filed an amended F-1 form with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for its initial public offering (IPO). The expected price range for the offering was given ...
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Pending Home Sales Slip; Drop Most in South, Midwest

The National Association of Realtors (NAR) Monday morning released its data on pending sales of existing homes for June. The pending home sales index fell 1.8% to 110.3. Prior to ...
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Northrop Beats 2Q Earnings and Posts Solid Guidance

Northrop Grumman Corp. (NYSE: NOC) released its second-quarter earnings report Wednesday before the markets opened. The company had $2.74 in earnings per share (EPS) on $5.90 billion in revenue compared ...
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Huge Buying For 5 Stocks On Russell Index Month End Changes

All of the major indices rebalance their share weightings on a regular basis as their components change in share price and in market capitalization. Generally speaking on index weightings with ...
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GMS Files For Initial Public Offering

GMS Inc. filed an S-1 form with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for its initial public offering (IPO). There were no terms given in the filing but the offering ...
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Humana Posts 2Q Earnings Beat

Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) reported its second-quarter financial results Wednesday before the markets opened. The company had $1.67 in earnings per share (EPS) on $13.73 billion in revenue compared to ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Amazon, Citrix, Gilead, Sirius XM, 3D Systems, Twitter, Yelp and Many More

Stocks were indicated higher on Wednesday ahead of the pending FOMC decision on interest rates. Tuesday's rally was yet another instance where investors proved that they want to buy stocks ...
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Anthem Posts Strong Second Quarter Beat

Anthem, Inc. (NYSE: ANTM) reported its second-quarter financial results Wednesday before the markets opened. The company had $3.10 in earnings per share (EPS) on $19.76 billion in revenue compared to ...
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Garmin Struggles with Exchange Rates, Lower Sales in Automobile Gear

Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN) reported second quarter 2015 results before markets opened Wednesday morning. For the quarter, the GPS equipment maker posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.72 ...
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Are 2 Large Tech Stocks Looking For Big Takeover Targets?

The technology industry is one that tends to duplicate itself within the sector. If it appears to be working for one group, and most of all Wall Street seems to ...
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Altria Raises Guidance After Earnings, but Sees Moderate 2H Growth

Altria Group Inc. (NYSE: MO) reported second-quarter 2015 results before markets opened Wednesday morning. For the quarter, the tobacco company posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.74 on ...
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