North Korea Leads as Global Slavery Hits 46 Million

The Global Slavery Index, created by the Walk Free Foundation, measures the presence of slavery by country in 167 nations. Based on its definition, North Korea has by far and ...
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Amazon Sells Drones for $9,000

The price of drones varies wildly. Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) sells one for $8,999.95. The price is a marketing trick to keep the sticker under $9,000. The technique is old and ...
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Detroit Still Offers $1,000 Homes

As the City of Detroit bulldozes thousands of homes, it has maintained a small, and largely unsuccessful program that allows people to buy homes for as little as $1,000. The low-priced home ...
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Mississippi Is the Most Obese State

Mississippi has the most obese residents of any of the 50 states. As a by-product, cases of diabetes and the costs of health care are high, along with premature deaths. In ...
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2 New Biotechs on IPO Calendar This Week

The number of initial public offerings (IPOs) in 2016 grew by five last week, with a food distribution company leading the way with an offering that raised more than $1 ...
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New Hampshire Spends Least Among States on Public Higher Education

New Hampshire spends the least on public higher education among America's 50 states. In most states in which this is true, tuitions are high. In the study, "States Investing the Most in ...
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Why a Boeing 777-9X Costs $400 Million

After Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) released its 2015 price list last July, the most expensive commercial jet the company on that list was the 777-9X, which carries a list price ...
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Airbus Reaffirms Delivery Targets, Changes Accounting for A380

At its annual media briefing Monday in Hamburg, Airbus stuck with its 2016 delivery estimates for its A320neo and A350 aircraft, even though first-quarter deliveries put the company in a ...
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Top 6 Earnings Coming This Week

Looking ahead to this shortened trading week, 24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of some of the major companies reporting their quarterly results. We are just exiting earnings ...
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5 Companies That Destroyed Shareholders Last Week

Both the Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500 are now positive again for 2016 and closing in on their highs for the year. Although the markets have made their ...
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Key Movers to Look for Ahead of ASCO

The American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) is in the process of gearing up for its annual meeting. At this meeting, cancer drug developers will share the results from their ...
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7 Major Analyst Upgrades Too Big to Ignore

The stock market had a solid week, and the notion of "sell in May and go away" seems to have not prevailed so far in 2016. Investors keep proving that ...
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7 Stocks Analysts Want You to Sell Now

The S&P 500 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average are closing in on their highest levels on the year. However, as we approach these highs, investors should be wary of ...
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8 Oil and Gas Stocks Analysts Still Want You to Buy

The week of May 27 brought a welcome sign for the oil bulls. That would be the return to $50 oil, no matter how brief that price was seen. It ...
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Insiders Sell Big Blocks of Blue Chip Technology Stocks: Apple, NVIDIA, Electronics Arts, Insperity and More

With the windows wide open for executives and 10% owners to sell, we have seen a large flow of insider selling hit our screens over the past two weeks. In ...
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