Cubs NLCS Game 6 Tickets Are Selling for Under $500

It’s been 108 years since the Cubs last won a world series and 62 years since they made it to the Fall Classic. With their win last night over the Dodgers, ...
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States With the Worst Roads

In its most recent assessment, the American Society of Civil Engineers gave the United States a failing grade for its infrastructure. According to the group, $3.6 trillion would be needed ...
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Microsoft Rises on Solid Earnings Beat

Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) reported fiscal first-quarter financial results after markets closed on Thursday. The company posted $0.76 in earnings per share (EPS) and $22.3 billion in revenue. There were ...
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Schlumberger Profits Up on Strong Margins, Light Revenues

Schlumberger Ltd. (NYSE: SLB) reported third-quarter 2016 results after markets closed on Thursday. The oil field services firm reported adjusted diluted quarterly earnings per share (EPS) of $0.25 on revenues ...
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PayPal Sinks Despite Meeting Estimates

PayPal Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: PYPL) released third-quarter earnings report after markets closed on Thursday. The company said that it had $0.35 in in earnings per share (EPS) and $2.67 billion ...
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Would a Varian Acquisition by GE Help GE in Its Long-Term Goals?

Varian Medical Systems Inc. (NYSE: VAR) sure saw a pop on Thursday, just a day ahead of earnings from General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE). These two companies might not be tied ...
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Tractor Supply, Ascena Retail in Thursday’s 52-Week Low Club

October 20, 2016: Here are four stocks trading with relatively heavy volume among 52 equities making new 52-week lows in Thursday's session. On the NYSE, decliners led advancers by more ...
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Verizon, Travelers Weigh on DJIA Thursday

October 20, 2016: Markets opened lower Thursday and have traded right around the break-even line all day. Wednesday's Beige Book didn't have much impact and scant economic data has left ...
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SEC Settles Cross-Border Business Charges With Israeli Bank

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) recently announced that Israeli-based Bank Leumi has agreed to pay $1.6 million and admit wrongdoing to settle charges. In terms of the charges ...
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Analysts Getting Even More Positive on Kinder Morgan and Halliburton After Earnings

It is not unusual at all to see big moves in share prices after earnings reports and other key news releases. It is also not that uncommon to see analysts ...
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Uptick in Leading Economic Indicators in September

Of the economic reports released on Thursday, one of the reports was the  Conference Board Leading Economic Index. This was a U.S. reading showing a 0.2% gain in September to ...
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What Kind of Marijuana Business Do You Want to Start?

Coming votes in nine U.S. states could greatly expand the marijuana industry in this country. The most populous state, California, and Massachusetts, with the 14th-largest population, could very well approve ...
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Despite Outflows, Hedge Funds Reached Record $2.97 Trillion in Assets in Q3

If you have tracked the news flows about various forms of asset management and investing tools over the years, you have seen a wild swing over the past couple of ...
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17 Retail Brands With Highest Brand Loyalty

We took a look on Wednesday at the new 2016 Brand Loyalty survey results and the 20 brands at the top of the rankings. Of the 100 brands included in ...
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What Analysts Are Saying About Intel After Earnings

When Intel Corp. (NASDAQ: INTC) reported third-quarter financial results on Tuesday, it may have beaten estimates on both the top and bottom lines, but investors still sent the stock lower. ...
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