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Cisco, Walmart Tank DJIA on Thursday

August 17, 2017: Markets opened lower Thursday as traders looked more closed at the FOMC and wondered how the Fed will choose to deal with inflation. The Fed may also ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

According to several media reports, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) will spend approximately $1 billion to acquire outside content for its media distribution businesses such as Apple TV. The value of ...
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Samsung Galaxy S8 Is World’s Best-Selling Android Smartphone in Q2

Although it still trails Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, Samsung's Galaxy 8 became the top-selling smartphone using the Android operating system from Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ: ...
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Boeing, Up Over 50%, Helps Rise in Dow

As of Tuesday's close, shares of Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) have added 53% for the year to date, far outdistancing second-place Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL), which has gained a not-unimpressive ...
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Apple, American Express Pace the DJIA Tuesday

August 15, 2017: Markets opened higher again Tuesday even though reported economic data was slightly better than expected. The telecom and energy sectors weighed, while consumer staples and financials showed ...
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Warren Buffett’s Top Stock Changes: IBM, GE, Synchrony, Sirius and More

Warren Buffett is often considered the greatest investor of the modern era. Having reached the status of the wealthiest person in the world before probably means he knows a thing ...
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On Strength of MacBook, Apple Notebook Sales Surge

Notebook sales rose 5.7% in the second quarter to 39.96 million units worldwide. Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) growth, driven by strong MacBook sales, was stronger, with unit sales up 17.1% ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

The CEO of Intel Corp. (NASDAQ: INTC), Brian Krzanich, quit the president's American Manufacturing Council, joining the CEOs of Merck & Co. Inc. (NYSE: MRK) and Under Armour Inc. (NYSE: ...
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Apple, Microsoft Lift DJIA Monday

August 14, 2017: Markets opened higher again Monday as last week's geopolitical cool down. There was no significant economic data released today. Only the energy sector is trading lower today ...
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Boeing Holds On as DJIA’s Best Performer in 2017

For the second week in a row, Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) stock dipped week over week. Shares lost about 1.2% last week, on top of 1.65% in the prior week. ...
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Microsoft, Cisco Systems Buoy DJIA on Friday

August 11, 2017: Markets opened higher Friday and equities traded in the green for the entire day. Inflation remains low and traders may be thinking that the Fed may put ...
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US Corporations Pay Taxes Far Below Statutory Rate

The statutory federal corporate tax rate in the United States is 35%, and it has been since 1993. Any company that pays that rate should probably be looking for a ...
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Apple, Goldman Sachs Tank the Dow on Thursday

August 10, 2017: Markets opened lower for the third straight day Thursday and, as on Wednesday, never threatened the break-even mark. The report on the producer price index was softer ...
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Are Short Sellers Making the Right Bet on Apple?

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) watched its short interest rise from a year-to-date low in the period ended on July 31. Meanwhile, Apple’s stock has risen 7% in the past month, ...
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The 6 Most Shorted Nasdaq Stocks

Perhaps it was the summer heat, but the moves in the six most shorted stocks traded on the Nasdaq between July 14 and July 31 suggest that short sellers still ...
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