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6 Biotech and Pharma Stocks Analysts Want You to Buy Now

The end of 2015 and the start of 2016 have been hard on biotech, and in some cases have been hard for Big Pharma. It turns out that there is ...
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Busted IPOs Underscore Lack of Appetite for Risk

Last week began with up to 8 initial public offerings (IPOs) on the calendar, and ended with 2 new publicly traded companies, both of which were busted IPOs. Of the ...
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Social Security Benefits Now Favor Higher Paid Workers

The U.S. Social Security System, which was designed to redistribute income from highly paid workers to workers who earned lower lifetime income, is subtly changing as the average retirement age ...
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AARP And NRA Are More Alike Than Different

Headline Test There are several huge American nonprofits created to benefit their members. Among the largest are the National Rifle Association (NRA) and AARP, formerly the American Association of Retired ...
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Gas Drops To 99 Cents In Missouri

As gas prices continue to fall, nearly in lock-step with crude, the price of an average gallon of regularly, about $1.70 nationwide, has hit levels under $1.50 in some states ...
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Best Buy vs Amazon

Best Buy (NYSE: BBY) was founded in 1966, under the name of Sound of Music. Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) was founded in 1994 by CEO Jeff Bezos. Its is common knowledge ...
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NRA and AARP: More Alike Than Different

There are several huge American nonprofits created to benefit their members. Among the largest are the National Rifle Association (NRA) and AARP, formerly the American Association of Retired Persons. The ...
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4 BioPharma Movers That Cannot Be Ignored

Over the past week, a few biotech companies made absolutely massive runs, either up and down. In the past year, the health care sector was on fire from positive trials, ...
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4 Companies That Destroyed Shareholders Last Week

So far 2016 has been a rocky year for everyone, and many investors are looking for cover, whether it’s from oil or other global markets. Both the Dow Jones Industrial ...
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Bill Gates and Warren Buffet Purchases Highlight Massive Insider Buying: AutoNation, Phillips 66, Tempur Sealy, Wynn and More

If there was ever a week investors were happy to see end, it was this past week. The market was hammered back to the lows printed in January, and there ...
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Boeing Tanker Passes Second Refueling Test

On Friday, Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) announced that it had on Wednesday successfully refueled a U.S. Air Force F/A-18 fighter plane in flight. This was the second test of the ...
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US Has World’s Most Powerful Military, Followed by Russia

Research firm Global Fire Power recently ranked military strength by nation. The United States finished first, followed by Russia, China, India, the United Kingdom, France, South Korean, Germany, Japan and ...
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Oil Rig Count Drops by 30, Hedge Funds Reducing Short Positions

In the week ended February 12, the number of rigs drilling for oil in the United States totaled 439, compared with 467 in the prior week and 1,056 a year ...
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Residents of Which State Will Spend the Least for Valentine’s?

Residents of New Hampshire are exceedingly cheap, at least as measured by Valentine's Day spending. A survey of about 3,000 respondents by Finder.com showed that people in the northeastern state ...
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Marijuana Price Falls to $1,878

For the week ended Friday, February 12, the spot price index for a pound of cannabis fell 8.4% from $2,050 in the prior week to $1,878. The simple (non-volume-weighted) average ...
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