Housing development

Denver, Miami, Dallas Post Largest Gains in Case-Shiller Index

In 17 of 20 U.S. cities included in the S&P/Case-Shiller home price index, February house prices increased from a year earlier. The largest year-over-year gains came in Denver (10.0%), Miami ...
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Coach Dips on Domestic Performance

Coach Inc. (NYSE: COH) announced its fiscal third-quarter financials Tuesday before the markets opened. This modern luxury brand retailer reported as $0.36 in earnings per share (EPS) on $929 million ...
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3 Dividend Equity REITs to Buy for Strong Earnings and Forward Guidance

When a company posts strong earnings, shareholders are thrilled. When they post strong earnings and raise forward estimates and guidance, then you really have a perfect storm of data that ...
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April New Car Sales on Track for Another Strong Month

Estimated U.S. new car sales in the month of April suggest that a total of about 1.46 million units were sold during the month and that the seasonally adjusted annual ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, Melco Crown, Sirius XM, Time Warner, Whiting, Windstream and More

Stocks were indicated lower on Tuesday ahead of the FOMC meeting. Still, the market is within striking distance of all-time highs again, and investors have so far bought every single ...
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JetBlue Earnings Take Off

JetBlue Airways Corp. (NASDAQ: JBLU) reported its first-quarter results Tuesday before the markets opened. The major airline had $0.40 in earnings per share (EPS) on $1.52 billion in revenue. That ...
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Sirius XM Posts Decent Earnings, but Shareholders Are Not Enthused

Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: SIRI) released its first-quarter financial results Tuesday before the markets opened. The satellite radio company had $0.02 in earnings per share (EPS) on $1.08 billion ...
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How Crude Refining Trumped Ethanol in Valero Earnings

Oil refiner Valero Energy Corp. (NYSE: VLO) reported first-quarter 2015 earnings before markets opened Tuesday. Diluted earnings per share (EPS) totaled $1.87, compared with EPS a year ago of $1.54. ...
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3 Top MLPs Credit Suisse Recommends Now

While the earnings season for many of the top S&P 500 stocks will start to wind down soon, things are just starting to heat up for the top energy master ...
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Prescription drugs

Despite Currencies, Merck Delivers on Earnings

Merck & Co. Inc. (NYSE: MRK) has managed to beat its first-quarter earnings expectations, and handily at that. The drug giant and Dow Jones Industrial Average component reported earnings of $0.85 per ...
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Ford Earnings Suffer From Weak F-150 Sales

Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) reported first-quarter 2015 results before markets opened Tuesday. The automaker posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.23 on revenues of $33.9 billion. In ...
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Pfizer Dodges a Bullet on Earnings

Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE) has reported first-quarter earnings of $0.51 per share, versus the $0.49 expected from Thomson Reuters. Revenues were $10.86 billion, compared to $10.76 billion expected. For 2015, ...
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BP

BP Faces Massive Fine, Commits to Maintaining Dividend

BP PLC (NYSE: BP) reported first-quarter 2015 results before markets opened Tuesday. The oil and gas supermajor posted adjusted diluted earnings per American depositary share (ADS) of $0.85 on revenues ...
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Mercedes Worldwide Sales Surge Led by US and China

Daimler reported extraordinary results for the first quarter, led by a 13% surge in global Mercedes sales that reached 641,600 vehicles for the period. Sales in the United States and ...
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Baltimore Demographics: The City by the Numbers

As Baltimore disintegrates due to violence, it is worth looking at how different the city is from its home state of Maryland. The differences are in many cases tremendous, and ...
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