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Meet the New Hemp Derivatives Exchange

The trends toward legalized marijuana have been full of controversy. One aspect of "the other marijuana industry" is that around industrial hemp. This industry has been largely ignored since being ...
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Concerns Persist on Mylan EpiPen Price Gouging — or Do They?

Mylan N.V. (NASDAQ: MYL) has been controversial for some time now. As a top player in the world of generics and having brand drugs, it should be in a great place. ...
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Why Goldman Sachs Expects Garmin to Stumble Against Fitbit and Apple

Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN) has been one of the greatest growth stories and cult stocks of them all over the years. The outcome for Garmin remains unsure, but technological developments ...
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How Analysts and Investors Are Chasing Clovis Higher and Higher, All Over Again

Clovis Oncology Inc. (NASDAQ: CLVS) posted a massive gain of 27% to $23.03 on Tuesday, on the heels of news that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) had granted it ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Clovis Oncology, Garmin, Lowe’s, NetApp, On Deck, Pioneer Natural, RSP Permian and More

Stocks are very close to all-time highs and futures were indicated marginally higher on Wednesday morning. Investors have proven time after time that they will buy their favorite stocks in ...
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Warren Buffett’s Highest Dividend Yields Outpacing Dow and Other Yields

Investors love chasing the holdings of the top investment gurus, and that certainly applies to Warren Buffett. After Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) recently released its top equity holdings, 24/7 ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: BHP Billiton, Deere, Logitech, Medtronic, Square, Sealed Air, Orbital ATK and More

Stocks closed marginally lower on Monday, but the markets were looking for direction on Tuesday. Investors seem to have few worries as the Dow, S&P 500 and Nasdaq are all ...
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What Each Olympic Medal Costs Each Country Versus GDP

The 2016 Olympics in Rio have come to an end. The big haul of gold and total medals was won by the United States, but Great Britain, China, Russia and ...
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Should Caterpillar Still Be the Best DJIA Stock of 2016?

It almost seems too good to be true, but Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) is still the best performing of the 30 Dow Jones Industrial Average components so far in 2016. ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Garmin, Micron, US Steel, Urban Outfitters, Williams Companies, Hormel and More

Stocks are still quite close to all-time highs, but the markets were indicated to open marginally lower on Monday, August 22. The bull market is now seven and a half ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AK Steel, Allergan, ArcelorMittal, Symantec, Teck Resources, US Steel, Emerson, Hormel and More

Stocks may be at all-time highs, but a lack of catalysts has shares soft on Friday. Low interest rates and a lack of other asset classes offering a return keep ...
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How Much Medivation Can Really Fetch in a Buyout

Medivation Inc. (NASDAQ: MDVN) has been among the top future biotech mergers for quite some time. The problem is that we still have no idea which company will buy Medivation, ...
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Leading Economic Indicators Point Marginally Higher

Thursday's barrage of economic reports included the Conference Board's report on the Leading Economic Index, known more commonly as the Leading Economic Indicators report. This report is sometimes confused on ...
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Philly Fed Shows Cracks in Employment Picture

The Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia has released its August Manufacturing Business Outlook Survey, showing that growth in the Fed district was rather weak for the manufacturing sector. In Thursday's report, ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Cisco, Enterprise Products, JC Penney, Kinder Morgan, NetApp, Priceline, Digital Ally and More

Stocks are still close to all-time highs, but the market was indicated to open lower on Thursday, August 18, 2016. Despite high valuations and despite this bull market lasting seven and ...
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