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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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United Technologies Opens High After Earnings Beat

United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) reported second-quarter fiscal 2014 results before markets opened Wednesday. The world's largest maker of elevators and air conditioners posted diluted quarterly earnings per share (EPS) ...
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When Activists Go After Large Companies Like Dow

Investor activism has taken on a different path in the last eighteen months or so. Large companies are no longer off limits, and activists have been able to make changes ...
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FuelCell Makes the Right Stock Offering, but at the Wrong Price

FuelCell Energy Inc. (NASDAQ: FCEL) has joined the ranks of small cap alternative energy players raising fresh operating capital. The company announced an offering on Thursday evening and the offering ...
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GE Manages to Please on Earnings

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) is out with its fourth-quarter earnings, and it seems that the conglomerate has managed to please its critics. Operating earnings per share came in at ...
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GE on Deck: Earnings Growth, but Not Revenue Growth

When General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) reports fourth-quarter results before Friday's open, Wall Street seems to be expecting strong profit growth. The problem that many investors will likely have, and ...
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