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Merrill Lynch’s Top Water Stocks to Buy

Face it, we cannot live without water. The reality is that, on the supply side, the world is facing an insufficient supply of fresh water, the distribution channels are uneven, ...
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Why GE May Be King of the Conglomerates in 2014 — and 2015

As the Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500 have both hit new all-time highs, earnings season is winding down. Now investors have to be wondering what will be the driving ...
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Corning Flirts With Multiyear High After Earnings

Corning Inc. (NYSE: GLW) reported better-than-expected first-quarter 2014 results before markets opened Monday, giving shares a boost in premarket trading. The industrial materials company posted adjusted diluted earnings per share ...
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Plug Power Sinks on Secondary Offering

Fuel cell product maker Plug Power Inc. (NASDAQ: PLUG) priced an underwritten secondary stock offering of 22.6 million shares at $5.50 Friday morning. The company also granted the underwriters a ...
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3M Earnings Fall Short

3M Co. (NYSE: MMM) reported first-quarter 2014 results before markets opened Thursday. The conglomerate posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.79 on revenues of $7.8 billion. In the same ...
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Caterpillar Earnings Set Pace for New 52-Week High

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) reported first-quarter 2014 results before markets opened Thursday. For the quarter, the heavy equipment firm posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.61 on revenues ...
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Reason to Worry Ahead of Caterpillar Earnings

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) earnings are coming out on Thursday, and the expectations have to be far better than they were in quarters past. There are just a few problems ...
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Plug Power Holders Win, and Lose, from Capital Raise

Plug Power Inc. (NASDAQ: PLUG) is doing something that is good for the company, but at the expense of existing shareholders. The controversial alternative energy company filed to raise an ...
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Dow Chemical Offers Earnings Beat Despite Weather Issues

Dow Chemical Co. (NYSE: DOW) reported first-quarter 2014 results before markets opened Wednesday. The diversified chemicals company posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.79 on revenues of $14.46 billion. ...
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DuPont Blames the Weather for Earnings Miss

E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (NYSE: DD), commonly known as DuPont, reported first-quarter results before markets opened Thursday. The diversified chemicals company posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) ...
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GE Delivers on Earnings, IPO Plans and 2014 Guidance

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) is out with its first-quarter earnings report for 2014. The conglomerate posted earnings of $0.33 per share, versus the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.32 ...
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Full GE Earnings Preview

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) is expected to report earnings on Thursday morning before the open. This would have come on Friday, but Good Friday has the markets closed. As ...
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Cowen’s Top Defensive Stocks to Buy in a Choppy Market

The violent moves in the market are making some people nervous, and probably making momentum stock traders sick to their stomachs. High beta names are the first to rise in ...
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Is There a Railcar Stock Loaded With Value?

There are five U.S. companies that make railroad cars. The four independently traded makers have posted significant share price gains in the past two years, but the gains have not ...
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Companies That Act as Leading Economic Indicators

When economists, investors and business people want to decide what the next three to 12 months look like, they have to choose from myriad sources to decide what the overall ...
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