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Broadcom Rises on Q4 Results and Doubling Dividend

Broadcom Limited (NASDAQ: AVGO) reported fiscal fourth-quarter financial results after markets closed on Thursday. The company said that it had a net loss of $1.59 per share and $4.14 billion ...
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FitBit, Gilead Sciences in Thursday’s 52-Week Low Club

December 8, 2016: Here are four stocks trading with relatively heavy volume among 34 equities making new 52-week lows in Thursday's session. On the NYSE, advancers led decliners by about ...
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Disney, Goldman Sachs Lead DJIA Higher Thursday

December 8, 2016: Markets opened higher again Thursday after another record-setting day in U.S. markets. Financial and basic materials stocks are trading highest among the 11 S&P sectors while industrials ...
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OPEC Oil Production Hits Record In November

Oil prices may not turn entirely on supply and demand, at least when it comes to OPEC.  Crude has spiked over $50. Last month, on a barrels produced a day ...
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Ohr Pharma Drops on Secondary Offering

Ohr Pharmaceutical, Inc. (NASDAQ: OHRP) is watching its shares drop on Thursday after the company announced the pricing of a secondary offering. The company intends to price 3.875 million shares ...
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Morgan Stanley ‘Cautious’ on Solar Industry, SunPower

In a research update published Thursday morning, analysts at Morgan Stanley weighed in on the SunPower Corp. (NASDAQ: SPWR) restructuring plan the company offered on Wednesday. SunPower said it would ...
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Wal-Mart’s Mexican Unit to Invest $1.3 Billion in Mexico

The Mexico-based unit of Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT), Wal-Mart de Mexico, announced Wednesday that the company plans to invest $1.3 billion in its logistics operations in the country. The ...
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Jaguar Animal Health Gears Up for Secondary Offering

Jaguar Animal Health Inc. (NASDAQ: JAGX) has filed an S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regarding a secondary offering. The offering is for roughly 6.67 million ...
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Endo Sells Back Its Rights to Opioid Drug and Moves to Restructure

Shares of Endo International PLC (NASDAQ: ENDP) saw a handy gain on Thursday after the company announced that it sold back its rights to an opoid pain drug to BioDelivery Sciences ...
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Recro Pharma Secondary Offering (UPDATE)

This story has been amended due to updated information from the filing. Recro Pharma Inc. (NASDAQ: REPH) saw its shares fall on Thursday after the company announced an update to ...
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Americans Name Their Best (and Worst) Financial Decisions

Each of us makes financial decisions all the time. Some just count more than others. And like all decisions, some financial choices are good and some are not. Some — probably ...
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ECB Tapering of Quantitative Easing Outlined for 2017

The European Central Bank (ECB) is here to stay with quantitative easing measures. Sort of. President Mario Draghi announced on Thursday that the ECB was going to extend its purchases ...
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H&R Block Sinks Despite Beating Estimates

When H&R Block Inc. (NYSE: HRB) reported its fiscal second-quarter financial results late Wednesday, the company posted a net loss of $0.67 per share and $131.3 million in revenue. The consensus ...
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The Worst States for Black Americans

The United States was late to abolish slavery compared with many other nations, and in no other nation did its abolition involve the level of violence seen during the American ...
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Commerce Department Shows Strong Services and IT Revenue Trends in 2016

Most investors and economists pay attention to payrolls and unemployment, gross domestic product, retail sales, consumer sentiment and other major numbers when they evaluate the economy. Still, the United States ...
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