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6 Impressive Bank Dividend and Buyback Hikes After Fed-CCAR Results

It was just last week that investors learned that all of the major banks were shown to have passed their Federal Reserve stress tests. Now the capital return plans (CCAR) ...
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The 4 Stocks That Boosted the Dow Wednesday

June 29, 2016: Markets opened higher again Wednesday and every sector is again posting a gain as the closing bell approaches. A drawdown in U.S. crude oil inventories coupled with ...
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How Brexit Just Cost Billions in Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Values

Warren Buffett is deemed by many investors and market watchers to be the greatest investor of the modern era. Some may not agree at all, but Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the DJIA Monday

June 27, 2016: Markets opened down again Monday after a full weekend of fretting about the Brexit vote. Again a stronger dollar has weighed heavily on the basic materials and ...
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The 4 Stocks That Dominated the DJIA on Thursday

June 23, 2016: Markets opened higher for a fourth straight day Thursday, perhaps reflecting investors' belief that Britain will vote to remain in the European Union. All ten stock sectors ...
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The 4 Stocks Weighed on the DJIA Tuesday

June 14, 2016: Markets opened lower for the fourth straight session Tuesday as the dollar rose sharply versus the euro and investors wait for Wednesday's announcement from the FOMC on ...
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The 4 Stocks Sank the Dow on Monday

June 13, 2016: Markets opened lower for the third straight session Monday as the dollar weakened against the yen and the euro, and investors took some risk off while waiting ...
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The 4 Stocks That Held the DJIA Down on Thursday

June 9, 2016: Markets opened lower Thursday as a confluence of factors gave traders and investors the jitters. Korea's central bank cut its policy rate, oil gave back some of ...
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All Prepaid Cards Not Equal in Disclosing Fees

Many consumers choose reloadable, prepaid cards instead of bank checking accounts either because they prefer a card that behaves like a checking account or because they don't have bank accounts ...
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The 4 Stocks That Dominated the Dow on Tuesday

May 24, 2016: Markets opened higher Tuesday trailing along behind some strength in Europe exchanges due to rising expectations that the European Central Bank will kick out another round of ...
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Warren Buffett’s Favorite Financial Stocks

24/7 Wall St. recently released an article entitled "Major Changes in Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Stock Holdings." Among these were several of the largest financial firms in the United ...
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The 4 Stocks That Boosted the DJIA on Friday

May 20, 2016: Markets opened higher Friday as the dollar started out strong and oil started out weak. The dollar eventually ended up with a small increase, but the June ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the Down on Tuesday

May 17, 2016: Markets opened lower Tuesday following a higher-than-expected consumer price index (CPI) reading. Housing starts came in a bit below expectations. European markets traded lower, offsetting earlier gains ...
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Major Changes Seen in Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Stock Holdings — Including Apple

Being the wealthiest man in the world on paper tends to draw some attention. This is why investors and outsiders watch new equity investment positions taken by, or sold by, ...
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Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Nears 1-Year High

In late March, analysts at UBS initiated coverage on Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) with a Buy rating and a price target of $244,500. The closing price on ...
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