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America’s 25 Thriving Industries

The United States added 5.7 million jobs to the economy over the past decade. Jobs were not added evenly across all industries, with some shedding jobs and others adding them. ...
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America’s 25 Dying Industries

Valued at nearly $20 trillion, the U.S. economy is the largest in the world. Maintaining a competitive edge necessitates remaining diversified and dynamic. While this means that some U.S. industries ...
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FitBit, TETRA Technologies in Friday’s 52-Week Low Club

December 9, 2016: Here are two stocks trading with relatively heavy volume among 20 equities making new 52-week lows in Friday's session. On the NYSE, decliners led advancers by less ...
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Pfizer, Coca-Cola Lead Dow Higher Friday

December 9, 2016: Markets opened higher again Friday with little support from either economic data or corporate earnings. One big positive came from the University of Michigan's consumer sentiment report ...
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Automakers Demand for Lithium to Rise 17% in 2017

Lithium is the critical component of the lithium-ion batteries that power smartphones, laptops, and cars. Global demand for lithium batteries is expected to reach 1.7 billion units in 2016 and ...
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US Auto Fuel Economy Rating at 24.9 mpg in November

The average fuel-economy rating for new vehicles sold in the United States in November 2016 was 24.9 miles per gallon, unchanged compared with the revised October average. For all of ...
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Duluth Shares Tumble on Soft Guidance

Duluth Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: DLTH) fiscal third-quarter earnings report showed $0.01 in earnings per share (EPS) and $67 million in revenue. The consensus estimates had called for a breakeven on earnings ...
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Wholesale Inventories Dip in October

The U.S. Census Bureau reported Friday morning that U.S. wholesale sales rose 1.4% in October to $452.2 billion from the revised September total and up 2.2% compared with October 2015. ...
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Data Breaches Hit Health Care Industry Hard, Could Be Worse in 2017

The health care industry is expected to be hackers' most heavily targeted sector in 2017, according to the latest "Data Breach Industry Forecast" from Experian. The explanation is simple: personal ...
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Restoration Hardware Falls on Missed Guidance

When Restoration Hardware Holdings Inc. (NYSE: RH) reported its fiscal third-quarter results after the markets closed on Thursday, it said that it had $0.19 in earnings per share and $549.3 ...
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Clearside Biomedical Closes in on Secondary Offering

Clearside Biomedical Inc. (NASDAQ: CLSD) has updated its amended S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regarding a secondary offering. It is worth noting that as Clearside ...
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If You Live in Detroit or Miami, You Probably Can’t Afford the Rent

The right amount of your gross income to spend on housing is arguable. A generally accepted rule of thumb is that rent or mortgage costs shouldn't exceed 30% of the ...
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SunTrust Contrarian Picks Could Be Trump Infrastructure and Economy Winners

One of the worst traits on Wall Street is analyst and portfolio manager group think, where everybody holds a similar opinion, so the recommendations are often the same. That results in ...
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The 35 Most Expensive Homes in America Today

Every day, there are a number of homes for sale in the United States at prices above $100 million. And there are at least 25 for sale at prices over ...
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IIHS Awards 38 Cars Top Awards, With Headlights as Drawback

Good headlights are a bit hard to come by, according to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). Only 38 of the car models measured for its 2017 awards received ...
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