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These 4 Well-Known Industrial Stocks Could Be Takeover Candidates

It happens every year, and 2016 won’t be any different. Larger companies looking to add to growth, in addition to that of the organic or internal variety, scan the field ...
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Valspar Agrees to $11 Billion Sherwin-Williams Buyout

Sherwin-Williams Co. (NYSE: SHW) and Valspar Corp. (NYSE: VAL) announced Sunday that the two paint companies have agreed to a deal in which Sherwin-Williams will acquire Valspar for $113 per ...
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Share Price for Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Tops $210,000

The recent 24/7 Wall St. examination of companies with stock prices over $500 picked up six among the S&P 500. One sat well above the rest. Shares of Berkshire Hathaway ...
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Missed the Oil Rally? Buy Caterpillar

Usually when Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) is mentioned, most people think of farm machinery and construction, associating the blue chip company with either agriculture or building. What some don’t realize ...
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Caterpillar Q1 Estimates Far Below Consensus

In a filing Thursday morning with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) said that its first-quarter earnings and revenues will fall well short of current ...
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Solazyme Stuns Investors With Bottom Line Beat

Solazyme Inc. (NASDAQ: SZYM) reported its fourth-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Monday. The company said it had a net loss of $0.32 per share on $10.4 million ...
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3M Partners Up With Nobel

Shares of 3M Co. (NYSE: MMM) were up slightly on Friday on the announcement of a new collaboration. The company and Nobel Media announced an international partnership, bringing together two respected organizations ...
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Why More Big Buyouts Could Harm Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Credit Ratings

When investors and the public think of Warren Buffett, chances are high that they think of his company or Mr. Buffett very positively. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) has become one ...
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Navistar Plummets on Loss, Lower Guidance

Navistar International Corp. (NYSE: NAV) reported first-quarter fiscal 2016 results before markets opened Tuesday. The heavy truck and engine maker reported a net loss per share of $0.40 on revenues ...
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Joy Global Loss Grows on Weak Commodity Prices

Joy Global Inc. (NYSE: JOY) reported first-quarter 2016 results before markets opened Thursday morning. The mining equipment maker reported an adjusted diluted per share loss of $0.23 on revenues of ...
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Why Intrepid Potash Is Tanking

Intrepid Potash Inc. (NYSE: IPI) reported its fourth-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Monday. The company had a net loss of $0.26 per share on $42.8 million in ...
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How Warren Buffett Grew Income, Book Value, Stocks and Revenues at Berkshire Hathaway in 2015

Warren Buffett is perhaps the most widely followed and most widely recognized leader in the financial markets today. Now his Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) has submitted its 2015 annual earnings ...
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Will More Legal Settlements Be Blamed on or Attributed to Supreme Court Justice Scalia’s Death?

The death of a Supreme Court Justice causes problems on all sorts of levels. It has been known since the news broke that Justice Scalia's death would create a political fight. ...
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Will Investors Trust a New Buy Rating on Deere?

Deere & Co. (NYSE: DE) is a company that could currently use a break. The global equipment manufacturing company has suffered the same fate as other U.S. companies when it ...
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Westlake Chemical Whiffs on Earnings

Westlake Chemical Corp. (NYSE: WLK) released its fourth-quarter earnings report before the markets opened Tuesday. The company had $0.84 in earnings per share (EPS) on $986.8 million in revenue, versus ...
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