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Major Portfolio Changes for Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) released its public equity holdings as of June 30, 2014. Warren Buffett's different portfolio holdings have not been changing much of late, but it turns ...
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Earnings and Value Duel for Exxon, Chevron and ConocoPhillips

This week is the apex of earnings season, and we have the big three oil giants on deck to report. Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE: XOM) and ConocoPhillips (NYSE: COP) will ...
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America’s 10 Fastest Shrinking Companies

Equity markets have been extremely strong in the past few years. Most of America’s largest companies have managed to increase revenue, profitability, and shareholder distributions, sending their share prices to ...
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Five Stocks That Could Benefit From Lifting of Oil Export Ban

When the Arab oil embargo hit in 1973, long gas station lines formed around the country, and frustrated motorists waited for hours in line to fill up. In a few ...
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Wild Swings in Big Oil Short Interest in June

The short interest data from the June 13 settlement date is out, and there were some rather large changes in the numbers of shares short in the big oil stocks ...
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Five Oil Stocks Going to New All-Time Highs

Friday was a big day for oil and gas production companies. The country’s three largest and many others hit new 52-week highs, and it is not entirely due to the ...
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Bull and Bear

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alcoa, Intel, Lululemon, MannKind, Marathon, Occidental and More

It is Friday (the 13th, mind you) and stocks are trying to find direction after a couple of big selling days this week. Investors keep hearing that the raging bull market ...
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Short Sellers Change Oil and Gas Bets as Crude Oil Approaches $105

The short interest data from the May 30 settlement date is out, and we are witnessing some big changes in the bets against big oil companies. Even with some drops ...
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Bull and Bear

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AMD, ARM, Chevron, Exxon, Netflix, Sprint, Twitter and More

It is Tuesday and the markets have hit yet another high. 24/7 Wall St. has seen many new analyst research calls this morning, much more than the normal day. Investors ...
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The Best Value Among U.S. Oil Giants

The oil and gas giants have long been sought after by investors. Two of the three largest integrated players are Dow Jones Industrial Average components. They also offer solid dividends, ...
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Could U.S. Energy Exports Lower Gas Prices and Create 400,000 Jobs per Year?

When the Arab oil embargo began in 1973, the halcyon days of cheap gasoline in the United States were over forever. The embargo was initiated by what was known as ...
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Big Portfolio Changes for Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) has released its holdings as of the end of the first quarter of 2014. We were originally not expecting many major changes to the portfolio. ...
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Warren Buffett’s Nine Top Dividend Stocks

After finishing last year strong, U.S. equity markets had a volatile start this year, pulling back from all-time highs. Stocks have recovered since and, so far this year, the S&P ...
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Exxon Revenue Decline Not Preventing New Stock Highs

Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE: XOM) reported first-quarter 2014 results before markets opened Thursday. The integrated oil and gas company posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $2.10 on revenues of ...
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ConocoPhillips Tops High Bar

ConocoPhillips (NYSE: COP) reported first-quarter 2014 results before markets opened Thursday. The oil and gas production company posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.81 on revenues of $16.05 ...
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