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Is the Compuware Buyout Price Worth It?

Compuware Corporation (NASDAQ: CPWR) saw its share price soar on Tuesday upon the announcement that it was being acquired in a deal to go private. Thoma Bravo LLC will be ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Tuesday

September 2, 2014: Among the 31 stocks making new 52-week lows today were the following companies: Conn’s Inc. (NASDAQ: CONN) dropped nearly 31% on Tuesday following an announcement that the company ...
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The 4 Stocks That Dragged Down the Dow

September 2, 2014: Markets opened mixed on Tuesday with the blue chips spending most of the day in the red. The energy and basic materials sectors took a beating today ...
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Home Depot Hack Attack News – Do Not Forget FireEye and Lowe’s

The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE: HD) has reportedly become the next target of another cyber-attack with credit and/or debit card information being stolen. The site KrebsOnSecurity showed that multiple banks ...
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Can Apple Reach Its Earnings Targets?

With Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) posting a new 52-week high nearly every day, some of us wonder when (or even if) the rise will stop. Over the past five trading ...
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Does RadioShack Really Have a Guardian Angel?

RadioShack Corp. (NYSE: RSH) has had more than a rough ride recently. August brought a new low for the stock not seen in more than a generation, but then came ...
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Why Analysts Keep Chasing Tesla Higher and Higher (and Higher …)

Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) has yet a new "street high" analyst price target. What is amazing here is that analysts keep chasing this stock ever higher, almost every week. ...
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America’s Worst Performing Stock: Coach

To say that Coach Inc. (NYSE: COH) had a rough year is probably putting it mildly. To say that the rough patch is behind the company is probably optimistic, but ...
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Is Halliburton Out of the Woods on Deepwater Horizon Settlement?

Halliburton Co. (NYSE: HAL) announced a settlement on Tuesday concerning the class claims regarding the Deepwater Horizon rig explosion in the Gulf of Mexico. The case was originally filed in ...
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Will the S&P 500 Hit 3,000 in the Next 5 Years?

The past five and a half years has generated one incredible bull market for stocks. After bottoming out at 666, the S&P 500 has now hit 2,000 -- and one ...
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The Sims 4: Released and Patched in One Day

Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA) released it latest Sims video game, The Sims 4, for pre-loading through Origin at midnight September 1. It also released the first patch when the ...
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The Fresh Driving Forces Behind Twitter Stock Gains

Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) posted a solid premarket gain on Tuesday morning, and the stock gapped up over $50 on the open. This is the first time the stock has ...
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4 Chip Stocks to Buy That Don’t Need PC Growth for a Strong Finish to 2014

With the Labor Day holiday over, and investors looking for ideas in a sky-high market, one area that looks to continue its success is technology. While investors breathlessly await the ...
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The Trouble for Boeing Shareholders — Analyst Says to Sell!

In what may be either an outlier or a harbinger of things to come, Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) Tuesday morning was downgrade to Underperform at Buckingham Research Group, a rating ...
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Strong PMI and ISM Not Strong Enough for the Bulls

Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) and Institute for Supply Management (ISM) manufacturing survey were released Tuesday morning. The readings from both indexes signal a strong movement forward for manufacturing. Unfortunately, the markets ...
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