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The Third Tallest Building in the America

After a ruling by the Height Committee of the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat on Tuesday, New York City's One World Trade Center is recognized as the tallest ...
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Credit Suisse Very Mixed on Utilities Outlook Despite the Recovery

Credit Suisse has shown a very mixed report on its coverage of utilities on Tuesday. We have seen one very positive call on Northeast Utilities (NYSE: NU), followed by caution ...
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Merrill Lynch Sees Higher MLP Distributions and Higher Price Targets

Bank of America Merrill Lynch has refreshed a huge coverage list of master limited partnerships, or MLPs. The firm has shown that forty-eight MLPs in its coverage universe have declared ...
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Bill Gates and Spanish Builder Stake May Be Misunderstood

Bill Gates is synonymous with Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT). His private investment vehicle is known for making some rather interesting moves in the United States and internationally. The one that ...
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Analyst Sees 70% Upside in Capstone Turbine

Capstone Turbine Corp. (NASDAQ: CPST) is one of the holdover clean energy stocks that saw great interest during the clean energy boom, followed by some serious tempering of expectations. This ...
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Can SolarCity Add On 230,000 More Homes?

SolarCity Corp. (NASDAQ: SCTY) has seen its shares gyrate with the markets, but a new pact signed this week could offer the company another 230,000 or some homes to go ...
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Cree Brings Risks Back for All LED Players

Following a disappointing outlook offered on Tuesday night following a near-miss earnings report,  Cree Inc. (NASDAQ: CREE) took several ratings hits today, but one firm kept the stock as a ...
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Mobile, Ala.: Still One of America’s Worst and Most Dangerous Cities

Mobile, Ala., has started a charm offensive to convince outsiders that it is somehow a better city than statistics show, at least based on crime and other demographic measures. It ...
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Greek Privatization Effort Flops on Lack of Bidders

If things are really stabilizing or set to get better in Greece and the rest of the PIIGS in Europe, then why did a privatization sale end up with no ...
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Warren Buffett Goes to Las Vegas: MidAmerican to Acquire NV Energy

Warren Buffett's team at Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) is out making yet another acquisition. In this case is comes from the MidAmerican utility unit, which is acquiring NV Energy ...
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Rising Interest Rates Bring New Risks to Utility Dividend Investors

Utility investors have been able to enjoy a true safe haven when it comes to collecting high-yield dividends and above-market dividend yields for years now. That may be coming to ...
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Cree Analyst Upgrade More Than Just an Upgrade

Cree Inc. (NASDAQ: CREE) is surging on Wednesday after a Stern Agee analyst upgrade. LED investors should know ahead of time that this particular research call is perhaps one of ...
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Jeff Immelt Sees Better Economy for GE and Shareholders; Dividends and Buybacks Continue

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) did not get treated well after its first-quarter earnings report. Perhaps the largest problem was that the conglomerate's stock had gotten ahead of itself. That ...
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Caterpillar Monthly Sales Looking Less Bad, Stock Chart Looking Better

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) has already issued lower guidance for the year ahead and its shares actually have risen since its last earnings disappointment. Now we have confirmation that the ...
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Top Consumer and Business Services Stocks to Buy at Oppenheimer

Following Oppenheimer's well-attended 8th Annual Industrial Growth Summit, the firm is incrementally optimistic on rental services stocks, given common upbeat tones on a rebounding nonresidential construction market. This is consistent ...
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