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Corn Prices Fall on USDA Reports

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) issued its latest World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE) and crop production reports Friday morning, and the agency forecast U.S. corn production would ...
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CPI Card Enters the Market With a Bang

CPI Card Group Inc. (NASDAQ: PMTS) debuted on the market in its initial public offering (IPO) on Thursday. The company priced its shares at $10, less than its newly lowered ...
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SEC Comes Down on Chicago Firms on Misuse of Material Nonpublic Information

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) charged Wolverine Trading and Wolverine Asset Management with failing to maintain and enforce policies and procedures to prevent the misuse of material nonpublic ...
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Why Cholesterol and Alzheimer’s Could Drive Eli Lilly Shares Much Higher

Eli Lilly and Co. (NYSE: LLY), known as one of the powerhouses in the pharmaceutical industry, has just been given another boost by a key analyst. Credit Suisse sees solid ...
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Was the Decision to Split Alcoa a Mistake?

Alcoa Inc. (NYSE: AA) reported its third-quarter financial results after the markets closed Thursday, on the heels of its announcement of a company breakup. Earnings were not up to snuff, ...
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UBS Loves These 3 Top Biotech Stock Leaders Into Q3 Earnings

If there has been one sector that wishes the 2016 election was already here and gone, it is biotechnology. Shrill political rhetoric over drug pricing and further regulations hammered the ...
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Mercedes Hit by Diesel Emissions

Diesel cars made by Mercedes-Benz produced an average of 2.2 times more nitrogen oxide emissions than the official Euro 5 standard and 5.0 times higher than the newer Euro 6 ...
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Oppenheimer Upgrades 2 High-Yielding MLPs Despite Ugly Sector View

If any sector has taken a beating this year, it is the master limited partnerships (MLPs). In what can only be described as an investor's nightmare, the Alerian MLP index ...
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loanDepot Files for IPO

loanDepot has filed an S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for its initial public offering (IPO). No terms were given in the filing, but the offering ...
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Generics Giants Like Teva and Mylan May Now Join the Buy-and-Raise Craze

Three weeks after Turing Pharmaceuticals CEO Martin Shkreli jacked up the price of niche toxoplasmosis drug Daraprim 55-fold after acquiring it from Impax Laboratories Inc. (NASDAQ: IPXL) many in the ...
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Can JC Penney and Sears Survive a Slow Holiday?

Slow holiday retail sales won't put J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) and the Sears and Kmart divisions of Sears Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD) out of business, but it could ...
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Will $1 Price Increase Hurt Netflix?

The price for the streaming service provided by Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) rises by $1 a month on November 9. It applies after some people take advantage of free promotions. Wall Street ...
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How the Alcoa Split Is Holding Back Earnings

At first glance 24/7 Wall St. would not expect the Alcoa Inc. (NYSE: AA) earnings report to be positive, especially considering the company just recently announce a plan to split ...
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Brazilian Car Sales at 10-Year Low in September

The Brazilian economy has been suffering for nearly a year now as the currency continues to depreciate, the country’s oil revenues collapse, and corruption charges keep battering national oil company ...
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McGraw-Hill Education Introduces Underwriters in Updated IPO Filing

McGraw-Hill Education has filed an amended S-1 form with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for its initial public offering (IPO). No terms were established in the filing except that ...
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