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Verizon, Walmart Lead Dow, Up 17% This Year

The two Dow Jones Industrial Average stocks least affected by Friday's reaction to the Brexit vote were Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) and Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT), down 0.44% ...
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Apple Down Over 10% in 2016

Shares of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) reacted no differently from any other equity to the U.K. vote to leave the European Union: the price dropped 2.8%. That was a better ...
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Cities With the Most Idle Youth

There are an estimated 3 million people aged 16 to 24 in the United States who are neither employed nor in school. Because these youth are not acquiring job skills ...
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Amazon’s $43.34 Drone

Amazon's (NASDAQ: AMZN) plans to make home delivery via drone put it at the vanguard of retail distribution, once again. It has also become what may be the largest source ...
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Green Bay Packers Profit Is $48.9 Million

The Green Bay Packers are a small market team. It is also the only NFL team to releases its financials. And, those financials show what a small market team can ...
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Marijuana Price Ticks Down Again

For the week ended Friday, June 24, the spot price index for a pound of cannabis decreased 0.5% from $1,978 in the prior week to $1,969. According to the analysts ...
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Finding Houses Where People Have Been Murdered

In an age when people can buy a $100 million apartment in Manhattan and $25,000 houseboats on the Ohio River, there might as well be a service to find houses ...
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Oil Rig Count Fell by 7 Last Week, Hedge Funds Bet Wrong on Brexit

In the week ended June 24, the number of rigs drilling for oil in the United States totaled 330, down by 7 compared with the prior week and a total ...
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Mansion With Its Own Airstrip For Sale In Ohio

Orient, Ohio is not far from Columbus, southwest of the larger city on I-71, on the way to Cincinnati. A mansion, with its own airplane hanger and airstrip is for ...
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The Most Self-Serving Reaction To Brexit? Congresswoman Gwen Moore

With the possible exception of Donald's Trump's press conference at his Trump Turnberry resort in Scotland, the most self-serving comments about Brexit by any U.S. politician came from Congresswoman Gwen ...
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15 Euro Stocks That Lost Over 10% to 25% After Brexit Shock

Thursday's unexpected U.K. vote to walk out of the European Union shocked equity, currency, and commodities markets Friday. The dollar strengthened against both the euro and the British pound and ...
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British Banks Top Friday’s 52-Week Low Club

June 24, 2016: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 119 equities making new 52-week lows in Friday's session. NYSE decliners led advancers by more than 4 to ...
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The 4 Stocks That Tanked the Dow Friday

June 24, 2016: Markets opened Friday following the surprise U.K. decision to leave the European Union. The Brexit vote dominated the day's currency, energy, commodities, and equity markets as traders ...
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Euro and PIIGS ETFs Crushed on Brexit Outcome, Down 10 Percent Or More

With the Brexit Vote only adding that much more uncertainty, the reality is setting in that this could spell long-term trouble for the European Union. Britain never did share its ...
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What Analysts Are Saying About FedEx After Earnings

FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) reported its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Tuesday. As a result analysts poured into the company after it had a mixed report. ...
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