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Is Sprint Crazy or Is Tidal’s Streaming Platform Worth the Money?

The country's fourth largest wireless carrier, Sprint Corp. (NYSE: S), announced this morning that it had agreed to acquire a one-third interest in streaming music service Tidal, an artist-owned service run ...
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Amazon Expands Into the Auto Parts Industry

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) has been a dominant force in the markets for the past few years. This giant has been competing with the likes of Wal-Mart and Target, but ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alphabet, Amazon, Bristol-Myers, CBS, Check Point, CSX, Facebook, PayPal and Many More

Stocks may have pulled back from the start of the year and may be off their highs, but the theme around the post-election rally continues to give investors hope for ...
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Jefferies Mega-Cap Tech Stocks to Buy That Could Be Big 2017 Winners

With all eyes now focused on fourth-quarter earnings as this week and next week are the two big ones in terms of the quality and number of companies reporting, it’s ...
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Netflix Barely Breaks Even — Like Amazon Used To

Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) came as close as it could to breaking even in its most recently reported quarter, with net income of $67 million against revenue of $2.4 billion. ...
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Jefferies Is Out With The 10 Top Internet Themes for 2017

The fact that the internet has become ubiquitous is hardly a revelation for many regular 24/7 Wall St. readers. The one constant factor from year to year is that there ...
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Amazon to Add 100,000 Jobs in Show of Revenue Growth Strength

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) flexed its muscles as it showed business must be surging at an astonishing pace. The company said it would 100,000 full-time jobs in the United States ...
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Merrill Lynch’s 4 Red-Hot Stocks to Buy With Up to 75% Upside Potential

When a market has stayed in bull market form for almost eight years, momentum investors and traders start to ask themselves, where do I look for alpha now? The question, as ...
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How Amazon’s New 5% Rewards Card Compares With Costco’s Rewards Card

Giving its customers yet another reason to pay the $99 annual fee for Prime membership, Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) announced a new Amazon ...
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Analysts from Major Firms Issue Top Technology Stocks Picks for 2017

As 2016 has ended and 2017 is afoot, it is important to consider what may be coming ahead rather than just relying on what happened in the prior year. A ...
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Key Technology Stock Picks From Top Analysts for 2017: Alphabet, Amazon, Apple, NVIDIA and More

Now that 2016 and its post-election rally are in the past, it is important to look forward. Investors are expecting gains to continue in 2017, which would make the bull ...
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Nike Has Best 2017 Dow Performance, Up 6%

It may be a dead-cat bounce. After a horrible 2016, shares of Dow Jones Industrial Average component Nike Inc. (NYSE: NKE) are up 6.1% so far this year to $53.91. The ...
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Barnes & Noble Founder Riggio Fails to Prevent Its Collapse

Among the few things present over the period during which Barnes & Noble Inc. (NYSE: BKS) has collapsed is founder and sometimes CEO, sometimes chairman, Leonard Riggio. Based on a new ...
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Barnes & Noble CEO Proves He Belongs Among 2016’s Worst CEOs

Bookseller Barnes & Noble Inc. (NYSE: BKS) posted its highest-ever stock price at above $45 a share in March of 2006. By March of 2011 it had dropped below $9 ...
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Why This Analyst Sees 2 Enterprise Software Players Doing Much Better in 2017

Overall, 2016 was a difficult year for software growth stocks. For most of these stocks, the year kicked off with a big downturn through early February but broke even by ...
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