Verizon, J.C. Penney Tumble into Friday’s 52-Week Low Club

April 28, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with relatively heavy volume among 86 equities making new 52-week lows in Friday's session. On the NYSE, decliners led advancers by about ...
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Intel, Verizon Sink DJIA on Friday

April 28, 2017: Markets opened mixed on Friday following a weak report on first-quarter GDP growth (up 0.7%). Even the tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite couldn't hold on to an early gain ...
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What Analysts Are Saying About Twitter After Earnings

When Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) reported its first-quarter financial results on Wednesday, overall, investors were very pleased as it might be implying that Twitter is finally turning itself around. Over ...
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Cloudera IPO Prices Above Range, Jumps 22%

Cloudera Inc. (NYSE: CLDR), a provider of a Hadoop-based big data processing platform, fired off its initial public offering (IPO) Friday morning. The company priced the 15 million-share offering at ...
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Why a Weak GDP Report Matters to Bulls & Bears Alike

The U.S. Department of Commerce's Bureau of Economic Analysis delivered disappointing growth estimates of gross domestic product (GDP) for the first quarter of 2017. Investors and economists know that this ...
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North Korea: The Country and Military by the Numbers

Despite its very modest size geographically and economically, the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), or more commonly North Korea, has become a major threat to global stability. Among the ...
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Skyworks Stumbles Despite Earnings Beat

When Skyworks Solutions Inc. (NASDAQ: SWKS) reported its fiscal second-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Thursday, the company said it had $1.45 in earnings per share (EPS) and ...
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Carvana Announces Potential Pricing for IPO

Carvana has filed an S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for its initial public offering (IPO). The company expects to price its 15 million shares in ...
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UBS Has 4 Most Preferred Tech Stocks to Buy That Have Lagged Peers

In what can only be described as a good, but shaky year, the market has had its fits and starts, after being up solidly in January and February. Investors casting ...
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How Chevron Earnings Crushed Estimates

Chevron Corp. (NYSE: CVX) reported first-quarter 2017 results before markets opened Friday. The oil and gas supermajor posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.41 on total revenues of $33.42 ...
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Why GoPro’s Q1 Earnings Were Not Enough

When GoPro Inc. (NASDAQ: GPRO) released its first-quarter earnings report after the markets closed on Thursday, the company said that it had a net loss of $0.44 per share and $218.6 ...
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How Higher Oil Prices Boosted Exxon Mobil Earnings

Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE: XOM) reported estimated first-quarter 2017 results before markets opened Friday. The integrated oil and gas giant posted quarterly diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.95 on revenues ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alphabet, Amazon, Intel, Snap, Nabors, US Steel, Western Digital, Gigamon and Many More

Stocks were indicated marginally higher on Friday despite a weak growth reading on gross domestic product, but this is on the heels of a very strong week for the last ...
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What Is Sinking Starbucks Shares

When Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) reported its fiscal second-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Thursday, the company said that it had $0.45 in earnings per share (EPS) and ...
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Why Investors Should Like GM Earnings

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) reported first-quarter 2017 results before markets opened Friday. The automaker posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.70 on revenues of $41.2 billion. In ...
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