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What Does Icahn Do With Pep Boys?

Billionaire Carl Icahn jumped through loads of hoops to acquire struggling auto parts and repair chain Pep Boys: Many, Moe & Jack (NYSE: PBY) for $1.03 billion. He even outbid ...
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Insider Buying Strong as Holiday Slows Trading: Prospect Capital, Guidance Software, comScore, Sears, Delta Air and More

Needless to say, with Christmas and New Year's on back-to-back Fridays this year, the trading volume has slowed to the proverbial crawl as traders and investors take a break to ...
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AutoZone Expansion Rings Up Earnings Beat

AutoZone Inc. (NYSE: AZO) reported its fiscal first-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Tuesday. The company had $8.29 in earnings per share (EPS) on $2.4 billion in revenue. ...
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Top 7 Earnings Previews for the Week Ahead

24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of some of the major companies reporting their quarterly results this week. We are just exiting earnings season and by the looks ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AutoZone, Discover, IBM, Microsoft, Twitter, Viacom, Wynn and Many More

Stocks were indicated higher on Monday, showing that the trend of buying the dips and the sell-offs after four years has not died. 24/7 Wall St. reviews dozens of analyst ...
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7 Companies That Seriously Should Split Their Stocks

The bull market is now six years old, and the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) and S&P 500 have bounced an average of about 200% each from the March 2009 ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alcoa, Apache, Bob Evans, F5 Networks, McDonald’s and More

Stocks were indicated marginally lower again on Wednesday after hitting new highs last week and after the Nasdaq hit 5,000 for the first time in 15 years. The one trend ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alcoa, BHP Billiton, 58.com, KB Home, Yahoo and More

Stocks were looking for direction on Thursday ahead of economic data. Investors remain eager to find value and overlooked stories that bring opportunity as stocks still act as though they ...
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The Next Big Stock Splits After Apple

Back in the tech bubble '90s, stock splits were a common occurrence. In fact, in the later part of that decade, around 20% of the S&P 500 companies were doing ...
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Credit Suisse’s Top Stocks to Buy for a Difficult 2014

When the tide is rising across the board, one easy way for investors to make money is to go the simple route and buy an S&P 500 index fund. In ...
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Five Unusual Retail Winners From E-commerce Growth

The days of big-box retail dominating the market place are over. Brick-and-mortar stores that want to compete have to have everything online that compliments their traditional store presence, whether it ...
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Could Stock Splits Entice New Equity Investors, Finally?

With stocks within a few percentage points of all-time highs and with the stocks in a confirmed bull market, we wanted to consider the effect of stock splits in a time ...
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Twelve Bull Market Stocks That Need Stock Splits: Google, Apple, Amazon and More

Stock splits have long been cheered by the investing community. After all, this gives retail investors the chance to get back in a stock at a more reasonable share price. ...
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UBS Retail Stocks to Buy, Focus Is Online Sales Leaders

The two main reasons people argue for online sales tax is they say that it is unfair to the bricks-and-mortar companies, and it will raise more tax revenue. In the ...
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Closing Bell for Monday on Wall Street: Markets Open Lower, Fail to Gain Much Traction

U.S. equity markets opened lower this morning following a report from China that the country’s industrial production rose 9.3% in April, a smaller rise than economists expected. China also reported ...
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