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Self-Driving Uber Car Crashes in Arizona

A self-driving Volvo SUV was involved in a traffic accident in Tempe, Arizona, on Friday. The car was one of a fleet of self-driving Volvos being tested by ride-hailing service ...
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Exxon Is Target of Mini-Tender Offer

After markets closed on Friday, Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE: XOM) announced that the company had received notice of an unsolicited mini-tender offer by TRC Capital to purchase up to 2 ...
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Analyst Calls for Exponential Upside for Idera Pharmaceuticals

Idera Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: IDRA) is focused on cancer and rare diseases, and it could be a what traders refer to as a three-bagger or four-bagger, if two analysts who ...
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Ford Sales Expected to Slide Sharply in March

Ford Motor Co.'s (NYSE: F) U.S. sales are expected to drop 7.5% in March to 234,000, compared to March of last year. Industry sales are expected to rise 3.3% to ...
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How Analysts View Nike After Earnings

Nike Inc. (NYSE: NKE) released its fiscal third-quarter financial results this week, and despite a strong beat on the bottom line, the stock tumbled to close out the week lower. ...
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Gannett Share Price Shows Doubts About New Tronc Bid

Gannett Co. Inc.'s (NYSE: GCI) share price has stayed relatively steady since a battle broke out between the two largest shareholders of Tronc Inc. (NASDAQ: TRNC), which Gannett tried to ...
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How Health Care Stocks Responded to the Shelved Health Care Bill

Despite touting himself as an incredible dealmaker and negotiater, Trump faced the biggest defeat of his presidency thus far when legislation to repeal the Affordable Care Act was pulled from ...
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New China Airliner Major Threat to Boeing

Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) recently said that Asia, and particularly China, are the key to its future growth. China just put up a barrier to those ambitions. Its new, locally ...
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Marijuana Price Up Nearly 1% to $1,669 a Pound

For the week ended Friday, March 24, 2017, the spot price index for a pound of cannabis increased by 0.8% from $1,655 in the prior week to $1,669. According to ...
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Sony, Intel, PayPal Among 10 Companies With the Best Reputations in the UK

Half of the 10 companies ranked highest in a reputation survey in 2016 by United Kingdom consumers did not return for an encore in 2017. And for the first time ...
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Why Finish Line Earnings Are Not Enough for Investors

Finish Line Inc. (NASDAQ: FINL) reported its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Friday. The company said that it had $0.50 in earnings per share (EPS) and ...
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What Now After Trump Administration OK for Keystone XL Pipeline?

President Donald Trump weeks ago telegraphed his intention to issue a permit to TransCanada Corp. (NYSE: TRP) to proceed with construction of the Keystone XL pipeline. Early Friday morning, the ...
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Wal-Mart Grabs 20% of $40 Billion Market for Personal Care Products

U.S. consumers buy $40 billion worth of personal care products such as shampoo, deodorant and toothpaste every year. Nearly one-fifth of those purchases — 19.4% — are made at a Wal-Mart ...
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Gold Moves Higher on Terror and Policy Concerns: 4 Stocks to Buy Now

Every time you think we are in for a peaceful stretch, it happens again, a terrorist attack in a major city with fatalities. This time it was London again, and ...
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Why Credit Suisse Is Very Cautious on Dollar Stores

Discount and dollar stores were a hot trend a few years ago, but one key analyst believes that this trend has run its course. Credit Suisse put both Dollar Tree, ...
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