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The 52-Week Low Club for Friday

May 22, 2015: Here are four stocks among the 60 equities making new 52-week lows today. Frontier Communications Inc. (NASDAQ: FTR) dropped about 3.7% on Friday to post a new ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the DJIA on Friday

May 22 2015: Markets opened mixed on Friday on a day that was tough on blue chips. The energy sector slipped on a stronger dollar and lower crude oil prices, ...
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The Most Unusual Causes of Death By State

The leading causes of death tend to be the same across the country. A majority of deaths are due to heart disease, followed by cancer and chronic lower respiratory disease. ...
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Janet Yellen Tempers Rate Hike Scares Ahead of Holiday Weekend

It can be very dangerous for a Federal Reserve president to speak on the last business day ahead of a holiday. After all, most of the A-team traders and investors ...
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What to Do (or Not Do) If You Win the $194 Million Lottery

Winning the lottery is the dream of millions of Americans. When those lotteries get up into the tens of millions or hundreds of millions of dollars, they become instant dynasty ...
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Amazon One-Hour Local Delivery Service Takes Manhattan

In the latest improvement to its Prime Now delivery service, Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) announced Thursday that it has begun one-hour delivery from local stores in Manhattan. The one-hour service ...
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GM: The Software in Your Car Belongs to Us, Not You

Just like that copy of Windows or OS X that your computer runs on -- and which Microsoft and Apple simply license to you while retaining ownership -- General Motors ...
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Why Legal Issues Around Banks Now Make Them Attractive

Ever since the meltdown in the fall of 2008, it seems like there has been a constant stream of large cap bank legal issues and, worse for shareholders, huge cash ...
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Is Aeropostale Destined for 52-Week Lows After Earnings?

Aeropostale Inc. (NYSE: ARO) reported its fiscal first-quarter earnings after the markets closed Thursday. The company had a net loss of $0.56 per share on $318.6 million in revenue. That ...
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GE Financial Asset Sales Might Not Be as Good as Some Think

The impact on General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) of its accelerated asset sales may affect investors’ near-term returns, according to a new research report from Moody’s Investors Service. The risks ...
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Jefferies Makes Changes to Top Pharmaceutical Stocks to Buy

With major mergers and acquisition deals happening, and a host of clinical trials that could offer some outstanding breakthrough drug treatments, the big pharmaceutical stocks have had their fair share ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: BP, Netflix, Otonomy, Salesforce.com, Total, Verifone and More

Stocks were lower on Friday after some concerns that April consumer prices might allow the Federal Reserve to justify rate hikes. Still, the major stock indexes are barely off of ...
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Why BlackBerry Is Wasting Its Money on a Buyback Now

Buyback plans are often a useful tool for companies to return value to shareholders or to keep a stock price up. However, in the case of BlackBerry Ltd. (NASDAQ: BBRY), ...
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Merrill Lynch Raises Energy Outlook: 4 Top Oil Stocks to Buy Now

After a long hard look, and some serious thought on where prices are heading. Merrill Lynch has upgraded the energy sector to Overweight, and the timing looks solid. It is ...
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Why Germany Wants 300 Million Euros From Airbus Over Late Deliveries

The single largest customer for the Airbus A400M military transport aircraft is tired of waiting for the company to deliver the remaining planes in its order. Germany has ordered 53 ...
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