Bezos Finally Cares About Operating Margins At Amazon Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) reported its fourth-quarter earnings Thursday after the market's close as $0.45 in earnings per share (EPS) and $29.33 billion in revenue against Thomson Reuters consensus estimates ...
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Why Google Earnings Might Be Better Than They Look

Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL) reported fourth quaRter and full-year 2014 results after markets closed Thursday. The search engine behemoth reported adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $6.88 on revenues ...
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Visa May Normalize the DJIA With Split on Earnings

Visa Inc. (NYSE: V) has delivered in more ways than one on earnings. The credit card processing giant reported earnings above estimates, but more importantly it has announced a 4-for-1 ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Thursday

January 29, 2015: Here are four stocks among the 242 equities making new 52-week lows today. Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE: FCX) dropped 5.7% on Thursday to post a new 52-week low ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the DJIA on Thursday

January 29, 2015: Markets opened slightly higher on Thursday then sank before making a comeback later in the day. Only the oil and gas sector is trading lower as the ...
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Analysts Wonder If Qualcomm Can Ever Get Earnings Right Again

It happened again. Qualcomm Inc. (NASDAQ: QCOM) reported its quarterly financial results and, subsequently, shares took a dive. This was nearly a repeat of fourth-quarter earnings where it had the ...
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Apple Pulls Even with Samsung in Smartphone Shipments

In the fourth quarter of 2014, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) sold 74.5 million iPhones, just 600,000 fewer than Samsung Electronics’ total of 75.1 million. A year ago Samsung sold over ...
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All the Super Bowl Statistics You Need: Prices, Food, Tickets, Beer, People and More

The Super Bowl is one of the most watched, if not the most watched, sporting event of the year. The Super Bowl is a time when more than a lot of ...
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Warning: Mid-Cap Stocks Extremely Overvalued Against Small and Large Caps

Investors love finding the next great stocks. They also love buying stocks that are among the next buyout targets. It just so happens that many stocks in both of these ...
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Altria Earnings Focus on Dividend Payout

Before the opening bell on Friday morning, Altria Group Inc. (NYSE: MO) is scheduled to report fourth-quarter and full-year earnings. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for earnings per ...
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What to Look for in Chevron Earnings

Before markets open Friday morning, Chevron Corp. (NYSE: CVX) is scheduled to announce fourth-quarter and full-year 2014 results. More important perhaps is an expected outlook for capital spending in 2015 ...
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What to Expect From Google Earnings (Updated)

Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL) will report its fourth-quarter earnings Thursday after the markets close. Thomson Reuters has consensus estimates of $7.11 in earnings per share (EPS) and $18.46 billion in ...
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Increasing Demand for Refined Products Will Increase Oil Prices

By Dan Steffens for In last week's article I posted a chart from the International Energy Agency's recent Oil Market Report that shows global demand for refined products catching ...
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Pending Home Sales Dipped Sharply in December

The National Association of Realtors (NAR) Thursday morning released its data on pending sales of existing homes in December. The pending home sales index fell 3.7% from a downwardly revised ...
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Is the Stock Market Correction Taking Hold — or Just an Oversold Bargain Again?

The old saying for investors each year is "as goes January, so goes the year." We will leave the almanac figure analysis up to others, but investors are starting to ...
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