Oil pipeline

High-Yielding Upstream Energy MLPs Solid Buys Despite Oil Drop

The huge drop in oil is really starting to show up at the pump for consumers, and right before the holidays that is a blessing. It is also showing up ...
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Ebola Virus

Big News for Ebola Stocks

Monday may have started out as a fairly quiet news day for most stock sectors on a shortened week, but don't tell that to the Ebola drug stocks. NewLink Genetics Corp. (NASDAQ: ...
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Shopping Cart Full of Christmas Presents

Black Friday Sales Off and Running — on Monday

Even though Black Friday is still five days away, big retailers are getting a jump on the traditional beginning of the holiday shopping season with pre-Black Friday and other countdown ...
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Analyst’s 5 Top Bank Stocks to Buy for 2015

Needless to say, after years of subpar economic recovery, everybody is looking for when growth, especially job growth, starts to pick up again. The fact of the matter is, growth ...
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Internet spying

5 Game-Changing Cybersecurity Stocks to Buy Now

As technology initiatives like cloud-based apps, social networking and virtualization have improved and dramatically increased in usage, a problem has also become more and more evident. The cybersecurity risk associated ...
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investor research

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Boot Barn, Chevron, Priceline, SolarCity, Verizon and More

Stocks were indicated higher on Monday ahead of a shortened workweek. Despite new highs, investors keep proving that will buy stocks discounted by the market or when an overlooked story ...
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Solar rooftop installation

Trina Solar Revenues, Margins Weak; Forecast Is Even Weaker

Chinese solar PV maker Trina Solar Ltd. (NYSE: TSL) posted third-quarter 2014 results before markets opened on Monday. The company posted diluted earnings per American Depositary Share (ADS) of $0.14, ...
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Why Analysts and Investors Are Loving Intel Again (and Should in 2015)

Intel Corp. (NASDAQ: INTC) hosted its analysts day and brought big cheers, in part on solid guidance, but mostly due to the unexpected dividend hike. Intel is still underloved on ...
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Apple Goes (RED) in Battle Against AIDS

Beginning Monday, November 24, and continuing for the next two weeks, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) is offering 25 unique apps in a special section of the App Store called Apps ...
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The Most Educated Cities

The pursuit of higher education is more common in America today than in previous generations. According to the National Center for Education Statistics, roughly 41% of Americans aged 18 to ...
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Global Business Outlook Drops to 5-Year Low

The worldwide economy may not have returned to a recession. However, business executives around the world have started to exhibit so much anxiety that another dip may be just around ...
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holiday shopping

Holiday Spending Plans Slow to a Crawl

Earlier this year, the National Retail Federation posted a forecast for holiday sales to rise 4.1% over last year. E-commerce results should yield results that are better. However, a new ...
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Will Starz Find a Buyer?

While Starz (NASDAQ: STRZA) and potential suitors have declined to comment, there are reports that the pay-TV channel is interested in either a sale or some other kind of strategic ...
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Biofuel Cans

EPA Delays Renewable Fuels Decision

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on Friday announced that it would not issue a final standard for the percentage of renewable fuels use in 2014. The standard was due ...
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5 States With Unemployment Under 4%

Even during a time of robust recovery, the national unemployment rate rarely drops below 5%. However, in a period in which unemployment in the United States is 5.8%, five states ...
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