The 50 Worst Cities to Live In

Americans take into consideration a number of factors when deciding where to live, including the quality of schools, the strength of the local economy and job market, the area's safety ...
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S&P Downgrades United Kingdom To “AA”

It has been expected since Brexit that the credit rating agencies would chop the "AAA" rating of the United Kingdom. That happened today, and S&P cut its UK rating to ...
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GE Sells Off More Financial Assets, Sales Closer to Completion

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) keeps selling financial assets. What may be different now versus in 2015 is that the size of each deal seems smaller and smaller. Investors and ...
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How Brexit Just Cost Billions in Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Values

Warren Buffett is deemed by many investors and market watchers to be the greatest investor of the modern era. Some may not agree at all, but Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) ...
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Banks, Delta Air Lines Dominate Monday’s 52-Week Low Club

June 27, 2016: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 254 equities making new 52-week lows in Monday's session. NYSE decliners led advancers by more than 4 to ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the DJIA Monday

June 27, 2016: Markets opened down again Monday after a full weekend of fretting about the Brexit vote. Again a stronger dollar has weighed heavily on the basic materials and ...
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What to Expect From Carnival Earnings

Carnival Corp. (NYSE: CCL) is scheduled to release fiscal second-quarter financial results before the markets open on Tuesday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters are calling for $0.39 in earnings ...
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Are Businesses More Worried About Regulation and Health Care Than About the Economy or Low Energy Prices?

Have you ever heard that politicians will only give the answers to the questions they want to answer, regardless of the question? It seems that businesses may now be in ...
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SPI Energy Rises on New Chinese Contracts

SPI Energy Co. Ltd. (NASDAQ: SPI) is watching its shares make a handy gain on Monday after it signed two new contracts with China. The company announced that its subsidiary ...
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Loan Cap Appeal Rejected by US Supreme Court

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday refused to hear an appeal from a branch of the Encore Capital Group Inc. (NASDAQ: ECPG) to stop a class-action lawsuit against the firm ...
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8 Post-Brexit Stock Winners For All Types of Investors

When times get tough, equity investors often flock to defensive stocks. This is traditionally food and water, utilities, consumer products, tobacco, beer and booze, and other things that people have ...
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Chipotle to Launch ‘Chiptopia’ Rewards Program

Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc.'s (NYSE: CMG) fall from grace has lasted for 10 months and, if anything, shows no signs of reviving without more help. To that end the company ...
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Texas Manufacturing Remains Negative in June

Manufacturing activity is Texas continues to see pressure as the summer gets off to a start. The Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas has signaled that June's manufacturing weakness continues despite ...
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DENTSPLY Slides on Acquisition News

DENTSPLY International Inc. (NASDAQ: XRAY) saw its shares pull back slightly in Monday’s session following news of an acquisition. The company announced a definitive agreement to acquire all of the ...
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People’s United Financial Moves to Acquire Suffolk Bancorp

Suffolk Bancorp (NYSE: SCNB) saw its shares rise over 25% on Monday morning following an acquisition agreement with People’s United Financial Inc. (NASDAQ: PBCT). The companies announced a definitive agreement ...
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