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The 52-Week Low Club for Friday

August 29, 2014: Among the 24 stocks making new 52-week lows today were the following four firms: Bob Evans Farms Inc. (NASDAQ: BOBE) dropped about 2.2% on Friday as downgrades ...
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The 4 Stocks That Kept Gains Small

August 29, 2014: Markets opened higher on Friday and dipped into the red briefly following this morning’s report on consumer spending. Volume was threatening to break below the year-to-date low ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Thursday

August 28, 2014: Among the nearly 30 stocks making new 52-week lows today were the following four firms: Liberty Ventures (NASDAQ: LVNTA) which dropped about 50% on Thursday following the ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the Market

August 28, 2014: Markets opened lower on Thursday and even an estimate for second quarter GDP that was revised up couldn’t put any air under equities. The day’s trading got ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Wednesday

August 27, 2014: Among the 11 stocks making new 52-week lows today were the following three firms: Ampio Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NYSEMKT: AMPE) dropped another 4.5% on Wednesday to post a ...
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The 4 Stocks That Weighed Down the Market

August 27, 2014: Markets opened higher on Wednesday but soon turned negative before bouncing back above the break-even line in the mid-morning. The S&P 500 opened at a new high, ...
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Netflix Asks FCC to Reject Comcast-Time Warner Merger

Monday, August 25, was the last day for the public to file comments with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) related to the proposed $45 billion merger between Comcast Corp. (NASDAQ: ...
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Civitas Therpeutics Files for IPO

Civitas Therapeutics Inc. filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for an initial public offering (IPO). No terms were given in the filing, but the total is up ...
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Short Interest Swings in High-Yield Dividend Stocks

The short interest data are out for the August 15 settlement date. 24/7 Wall St. reviews the higher-yield defensive dividend stocks for a sense of what short sellers may be ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Akamai, Facebook, Garmin, Waste Management and More

Stocks were firm yet again on Wednesday, after the S&P 500 hit 2,000 for the first time this week, and with the DJIA having hit a record. Investors are still looking for value ...
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Stocks With the Largest Short Interest

Several companies had more than 100 million shares sold short for the two-week period that ended on August 15. Among these was perennial leader Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: SIRI), ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Tuesday

August 26, 2014: Among the 23 stocks making new 52-week lows today were the following four firms: Ampio Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NYSEMKT: AMPE) dropped nearly 5%% on Tuesday to post a ...
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The 4 Stocks That Pushed the DJIA and S&P 500 to New Highs

August 26, 2014: Markets opened higher on Tuesday following a huge jump in durable goods orders, a better-than-expected report on consumer confidence, and a slowdown in home price increases. The ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Enphase, Goldman Sachs, InterMune, Melco Crown, SunEdison and More

Stocks were firm on Tuesday after the S&P 500 hit 2,000 for the first time this week. Investors remain opportunistic for value and individual overlooked stocks. 24/7 Wall St. reviews ...
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Google Ranks 3rd in Market Cap Among All U.S. Companies

Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG) has passed Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) to become the third most valuable U.S. company as measured by market capitalization. The search company's number ...
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