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10 Things Amazon Sells for Under $10

One reason Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) is so successful is that a customer can buy just about anything from the company or one of its resellers. In fact, the total ...
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NFL Wins Best Sports League Award

Despite news about the terrible harm of concussions and the cheating of major players like the New England Patriot's Tom Brady, NFL games are among the most widely watched among ...
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Intel Is Worst Performing Dow Stock of 2016, Down 12%

Year to date, the worst performing stock in the Dow Jones Industrial Average is Intel Corp. (NASDAQ: INTC), down 12.1%. Apparently laying off thousands of employees, which usually makes investors ...
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Subaru Sales So Strong Dealers Run Out of Cars

Subaru is an unlikely company to have the hottest selling cars in America. It does by far. Perhaps some of it is the extremely positive reviews from car research studies. ...
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Weather Channel Rated Best News Source

In a new Harris research piece titled "EquiTrend Study," the Weather Channel won in the category of best TV News. That means it beat out traditional programming from networks from ...
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Oil Rig Count Drops by 11, Hedge Funds Still Exiting Short Positions

In the week ended April 29, the number of rigs drilling for oil in the United States totaled 332, compared with 343 in the prior week and 679 a year ...
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Caterpillar Is Best Performing Dow Stock of 2016, Up 14%

Old companies have led the Dow Jones Industrial Average higher in 2016. Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) is up 14.4% to $77.72. Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE: XOM) is up 13.4% to ...
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Marijuana Price Slips to $1,988

For the week ended Friday, April 29, the spot price index for a pound of cannabis dropped 0.7% from $2,002 in the prior week to $1,988. The simple average price ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Friday

April 29, 2016: Here are four stocks trading with relatively heavy volume among 28 equities making new 52-week lows in Friday's session. NYSE decliners led advancers by about 5 to ...
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The 4 Stocks That Weighed on the DJIA Friday

April 29, 2016: Markets opened lower Friday with healthcare and tech stocks taking the brunt of the punishment. This morning's report on PCE inflation showed inflation lower in April than ...
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Oil Markets: Driven by Fundamentals or Speculation?

Brent crude oil for July delivery traded as high as $48.29 on Friday before dropping to below $47 a barrel on various reports that OPEC production had increased in April. ...
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Consumer Sentiment at 7-Month Low

The Thomson Reuters/University of Michigan Consumer Sentiment Index slipped from a March reading of 91 to an April reading of 89. The index reached 95.9 in April of last year. ...
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US Worker Pay Growing Faster Than Inflation, but Still Slow

In its report on personal income and spending for March, the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis data show that personal income in current dollars grew by 0.4% month-over-month, and personal ...
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Consumers Are Cautious Despite Income Growth

Earlier this week, the Federal Reserve kept interest rates unchanged and downgraded its assessment of domestic growth from “moderate” to “slowed.” Looking at the U.S. dollar, it still remains under pressure, ...
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At Its Current Price, Is Twitter a Better Allocation Than Facebook?

When Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) reported its first-quarter 2016 financials, they pretty much missed across the board. A reported shift in focus, however, has a number of analysts suggesting that Twitter ...
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