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Whole Foods Finally Posts Solid Fiscal Q2

Whole Foods Market, Inc. (NASDAQ: WFM) reported fiscal second-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Wednesday. The company had $0.44 in earnings per share (EPS) on a record $3.7 billion ...
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Investors Love Tesla’s Growth Plans

Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) reported first quarter 2016 earnings after markets closed on Wednesday. For the quarter, the electric car maker posted an adjusted diluted loss per share loss ...
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Why Fitbit Couldn’t Hurdle Q1 Earnings

Fitbit Inc. (NYSE: FIT) reported first-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Wednesday. The company had $0.10 in earnings per share (EPS) on $505.4 million in revenue compared to ...
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GoDaddy Slightly Lifts 2016 Guidance

GoDaddy Inc. (NYSE: GDDY) has reported its earnings for the first quarter of 2016. We have also seen a slight bump higher for 2016 revenues and EBITDA guidance versus what ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the Dow on Wednesday

May 4, 2016: Markets opened lower again on Wednesday after a blizzard of lackluster economic data from all over the globe. Eurozone PMI services index readings were lower than expected ...
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April Same-Store Sales Forecast to Rise 1.3%

Several chain stores that still report monthly same-stores sales results will be announcing April numbers after markets close Wednesday and before they open Thursday. Analysts at Retail Metrics are projecting ...
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US Auto Fuel Economy Rating Ticks Down in April

The average fuel-economy rating for new vehicles sold in the United States in April 2016 was 25.2 miles per gallon (mpg), down 0.1 mpg compared with the March average. For ...
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SEC Charges Unregistered Brokers With Pocketing Money in Startup Scheme

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) recently charged two men with pocketing investor money. These funds were raised for limited liability companies that these men owned and controlled that purportedly ...
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$9.9 Trillion in Global Sovereign Debt Has Negative Yield

Fighting deflation has a cost, and as of April 25 that cost is negative interest rate yields on $9.9 trillion in global sovereign debt. Of the total, $6.8 trillion is ...
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Data Breaches Up 18% to Date in 2016

The latest count from the Identity Theft Resource Center (ITRC) reports that there have been 348 data breaches recorded this year through May 3, 2016, and that more than 11.36 ...
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How Match Blew Away This Quarter

Match Group Inc. (NASDAQ: MTCH) reported its first-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Tuesday. The company said it had $0.11 in earnings per share (EPS) on $285.3 million ...
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March Factory Orders Ticked Higher

The U.S. Department of Commerce reported that factory orders rose by 1.1% in the month of March. This has a one-month lag, so it may not show up in any ...
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SEC Busts Stock Promotion and Kickback Scheme

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) recently announced fraud charges against 10 individuals involved in schemes to trick investors into buying shares of a particular company stock. According to ...
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ISM Non-Manufacturing Rises More Than Expected in April

The Institute for Supply Management (ISM) has released its non-manufacturing sector report for the month of April via its monthly Report on Business. The composite index came in at 55.7%, ...
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Crude Oil Price Softens as Crude, Gasoline Stockpiles Rise

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) released its weekly petroleum status report Wednesday morning. U.S. commercial crude inventories increased by 2.8 million barrels last week, maintaining a total U.S. commercial ...
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