The Pentagon

Smith & Wesson Big Loser as Army Picks Sig Sauer Pistol

The U.S. Army on Friday ended a nearly 10-year long competition to supply the service with a new handgun. The Army awarded a contract valued at $580 million to Sig Sauer, ...
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Time Warner Shares Set to Drop a Third If Trump Blocks AT&T Merger

AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) CEO Randall Stephenson says he does not believe there is any reason for Time Warner Inc. (NYSE: TWX) to sell CNN as part of a deal ...
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Oil Rig Count Soars by Most in 5 Years, Hedge Funds Stay Long

In the week ended January 20, 2017, the number of rigs drilling for oil in the United States totaled 559, up by a whopping 29 compared with the prior week and ...
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Marijuana Price Rises 2% to $1,595 a Pound

For the week ended Friday, January 20, 2017, the spot price index for a pound of cannabis increased by 1.7% from $1,568 in the prior week to $1,595. According to ...
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The 25 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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Connecticut’s Island Mansion on Sale for $175 Million

The most expensive home for sale in Connecticut, or just about anywhere in the United States, is an island mansion just off waspish Darien, along the Long Island coast of ...
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States Where Older Americans Are Most Likely to Die From a Fall

Many Americans entering old age can look forward to a comfortable retirement, pursuing lingering life goals, and sharing a life of experience with younger generations. However, the physical decline that ...
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Stock Price

Bristol-Myers, Target Sink into Friday’s 52-Week Low Club

January 20, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with relatively heavy volume among 54 equities making new 52-week lows in Friday's session. On the NYSE, advancers led decliners by nearly 2 ...
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Merck, P&G Lead Dow Stocks Higher Friday

January 20, 2017: Markets opened higher Friday as investors got little guidance from economic data (there was none) or earnings reports. Equities traded higher in the morning and dipped beginning ...
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2017 Could Be Another Bust for IPOs

By Kashif, Investment Analyst at PrivCo, a private company financial intelligence platform Absurd growth expectations, market volatility, peak market valuations, and rate hikes could dash all hope of a graceful ...
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Boeing’s South Carolina Workers File Again for Union Vote

The International Association of Machinists & Aerospace Workers (IAM) filed a petition Monday morning with the U.S. National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) to hold an election at Boeing Co.’s (NYSE: ...
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Data Breaches Rise 40% in 2016, 37 Million Records Exposed

A record 1,093 data breaches were reported in 2016, a jump of 40% compared with the 2015 total of 780 breaches. A total of 36.6 million records were exposed last ...
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Top 5 Performing Dow Stocks in 2017

The year 2016 went out with a bang for stock investors, after a large November and December post-election rally. The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed the year at 19,762.60 on ...
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5 Worst Performing Dow Stocks of 2017

Even though the new year is barely three weeks old, it's not too soon to take a look at how the 30 blue chip stocks included in the Dow Jones Industrial ...
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Why This Analyst Sees 30% Upside in PayPal

Is PayPal Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: PYPL) a growth stock or a value stock? The answer may depend on whom you ask. And maybe that answer is both. Wedbush Securities sees ...
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