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Rising Global Growth Set to Push These Four Stocks Higher This Year

Many stocks on Wall Street are not directly tied to domestic or global growth. Often, they simply demand a reasonable amount of consumption to make earnings estimates and press ahead. ...
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Five Diversified Industrials Set to Benefit From Commercial Construction Boom

For the past two years, one of the biggest themes on Wall Street was single and multifamily housing construction. The top stocks in the categories were huge winners, many of ...
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Three Leading Chemical Stocks to Buy With History on Their Side

The U.S. chemical sector has enjoyed significant tailwinds over the past 15 years -- starting at a steep discount to the S&P 500 due to the tech bubble; improving return ...
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Apple Tops List of World’s Most Valuable Brands

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) sat atop a new list of the world's most valuable brands. However, rival Samsung's value surged as it gained on and then took the lead over ...
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Apple, Boeing: R&D Cheapskates?

In 2013 the United States spent more corporate money on research and development than any other country in the world. Of a total spending level of €538.8 billion (about $738.3 ...
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Meet the 2014 Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Stocks

As many consider Warren Buffett to be the greatest investor of modern times, investors want to know any time there are big changes in the Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) ...
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Deere Earnings Strong, but Outlook Is Nothing to Cheer About

Deere & Co. (NYSE: DE) reported first-quarter fiscal 2014 results before markets opened Wednesday. For the quarter, the farm and heavy equipment maker posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.81 ...
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Ocean Power Gets a Jolt From Lockheed Deal

Shares of Ocean Power Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: OPTT) soared Tuesday following an announcement that the company has a $205.68 million deal with U.S. defense giant Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT) ...
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Why This 3M Buyback Is So Impressive

Dow component 3M Corp. (NYSE: MMM) is confident enough about its future that it announced late Tuesday a new $12 billion stock buyback plan. This buyback is open-ended, so it ...
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3M Earnings Enough to Pay for Improved Dividend

3M Co. (NYSE: MMM) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2013 results before markets opened Thursday. For the quarter, the conglomerate posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.62 on revenues ...
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Investors Cheer Dow Chemical Earnings

Dow Chemical Co. (NYSE: DOW) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2013 results before markets opened Wednesday, sending shares up sharply in premarket trading. For the quarter, the diversified chemicals company posted ...
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DuPont Q4 Profit Doubles, Share Buyback Announced

E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (NYSE: DD), commonly known as DuPont, reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2013 results before markets opened Tuesday. For the quarter, the diversified chemicals company ...
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Caterpillar Earnings Look Good Because Expectations Were So Low

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2013 results before markets opened Monday. For the quarter, the heavy equipment firm posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.54 on ...
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Caterpillar Dealer Sales Continue to Suffer: The Elusive Turnaround

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) continues to struggle in its sales of heavy equipment. We have now seen the release of its fourth-quarter sales trends, and the trend is not Caterpillar's ...
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Honeywell Earnings Not Enough to Move the Needle

Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE: HON) reported fourth-quarter and fiscal year 2013 results before markets opened Friday. For the quarter, the conglomerate posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.24 ...
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