New Apple Watch May Have Cellular Connection

The new Apple Watch may have the ability to connect to cellular networks. An analyst from research firm Susquehanna Financial Group took a trip through Asia in recently. The results ...
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Car Inventories Balloon to Highest Level Since 2009

Car inventories, measured by the average amount of time a car sits on a dealer lot before it is sold, reached 70 days for the first 19 days of March. ...
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The Happiest Countries in the World

The Norwegians and the Swiss have the highest life satisfaction in the world, according to the newest edition of the Better Life Index. According to the study, published annually by ...
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Monday’s Biggest Winners & Losers in the S&P 500

March 27, 2017: The S&P 500 closed lower on the day, down 0.10% and 2.39 points to 2,341.58. Separately the DJIA closed down 0.22% on the day at 20,550.98, down ...
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Fitbit, Macy’s Slip into Monday’s 52-Week Low Club

March 27, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with relatively heavy volume among 95 equities making new 52-week lows in Monday's session. On the NYSE, decliners led advancers by less ...
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Chevron, Goldman Sachs Sink DJIA Monday

March 27, 2017: Markets opened lower Monday and gradually rose toward the break-even line. The blue chips were not able to bust through to post a gain at any time ...
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The 10 Most Heavily Shorted Stocks on All of Wall Street

Short sellers are an interesting breed of investors on Wall Street. To some investors it may even sound unpatriotic to bet on a stock going down rather than rising. Still, ...
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What to Expect From Red Hat Earnings

Red Hat Inc. (NYSE: RHT) is scheduled to release its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results after the markets close on Monday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for $0.61 in ...
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Manufacturing Recovery Continues in Texas Region

Manufacturing continues to recover in the Texas region. The Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas gave its Texas manufacturing outlook survey for the month of March, showing that manufacturing activity strengthened ...
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What Analysts Are Saying About Snap After the Quiet Period

Snap Inc. (NYSE: SNAP) has been a source of contention since the company had its initial public offering (IPO) in early March. Many market analysts have argued that there is ...
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How Home Depot and Lowe’s Are Winning in the Omni-Channel While Others Are Losing

The old hope of omni-channel sales acting as a boost to retail has come and gone. Most retail outlets have been Amazon-ed into lower and lower margins. Still, the omni-channel ...
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15 Companies Making the Most From the Government

U.S. government federal contract spending totaled $436.9 billion in 2015, with an estimated 64% of the spending going to national defense contracts. The U.S. defense budget is by far the ...
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Oil Companies Will Bear Brunt of Border Adjustment Tax

While it's not known what shape the Trump administration's promised tax cuts will take, one of the more prominent changes being discussed is a so-called border adjustment tax, which would ...
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National Gas Price Drops for Third Straight Week: 40 States Post Lower Prices

Gasoline prices have fallen for a third straight week, down to $2.28 per gallon for regular nationwide. Weak gas demand, rising crude oil inventories and high refinery capacity were major ...
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Tesla Short Interest Remains Flat

Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) short interest for the period ending March 15 totaled 31.07 million, which was only an ever so slight an increase from the 31.01 million shares short ...
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