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Costco Earnings Beats on Earnings, Revenues a Little Light

Costco Wholesale Corp. (NASDAQ: COST) reported fiscal fourth-quarter and full year 2016 results after markets closed on Thursday. The big box club store posted quarterly diluted earnings per share (EPS) ...
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Catabasis Skyrockets on Sarepta Partnership

Catabasis Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: CATB) shares skyrocketed on Thursday following an announcement that it would be partnering with Sarepta Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ: SRPT) for a joint research collaboration for a ...
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2 Animal Health Stocks Still Look Attractive for Investors

If there is one trend that has worked in America, it is the trend of betting on the public taking care of their pets. Now Merrill Lynch has issued a ...
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Alcobra Tumbles on FDA Clinical Hold

Alcobra Ltd. (NASDAQ: ADHD) saw its shares get halved on Thursday after the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) placed a clinical hold on its late-stage trial. Specifically, the Division ...
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National Instruments Proposes Merger of Viacom and CBS

Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB) and CBS Corp. (NYSE: CBS) saw their shares jump on Thursday after Sumner Redstone’s National Amusements sent a letter to the boards of directors proposing a merger. ...
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Mylan Woes Pushing Stock Back Toward 52-Week Low

Mylan N.V. (NASDAQ: MYL) just has been unable to recover from its EpiPen pricing hike issue. Shares were down over 4% on Thursday morning, and now the stock is dangerously ...
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Philip Morris Updates Guidance at Investor Day

Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE: PM) is hosting its investor day at its operations center in Switzerland, and with this the company announced updates in its guidance. Management believes that ...
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Why Chesapeake Stumbled and Transocean Didn’t on Icahn Sales

After rising by about 25% earlier this month, shares of Chesapeake Energy Corp. (NYSE: CHK) have plummeted to about 2.5% below where they were when the month started. The decline ...
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Genocea Biosciences Posts Positive Herpes Trial Results

Shares of Genocea Biosciences Inc. (NASDAQ: GNCA) saw a handy gain early on Thursday on positive news from its genital herpes trial. Essentially, the company announced positive results from its ongoing ...
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Ford Sales Expected to Crater in September

While the U.S. car industry in general is expected to do fine in September, Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) is the one significant exception. According to Kelley Blue Book (KBB), ...
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Intra-Cellular Stumbles Over Late-Stage Results

Intra-Cellular Therapies Inc. (NASDAQ: ITCI) saw its shares absolutely crash on Thursday following the results from its late-stage schizophrenia trial. The company announced the top-line results from its Phase 3 clinical ...
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China’s Oil Demand Is Huge and Growing: 4 Dividend-Paying Oil Stocks to Buy Now

Supply glut, the two words that seem to haunt the energy sector constantly. While that may remain a near-term issue, the longer term issue is demand, as well as the lack ...
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800,000 People Will Cut Cable Cords in the Next Year

Cable cutting is costing cable companies and cable stations big time. The anxiety particularly swirls around operations like ESPN, owned by Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS). The channel represents billions ...
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What to Expect From Costco Earnings

Costco Wholesale Corp. (NASDAQ: COST) is scheduled to report its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results after the markets close on Thursday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters are calling for $1.73 ...
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ConAgra Beats Estimates, Talks About Separation

ConAgra Foods Inc. (NYSE: CAG) reported first-quarter fiscal 2017 results before markets opened Thursday. The food processor and packager reported quarterly adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.61 on ...
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