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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the DJIA

November 25, 2014: Markets opened higher on Tuesday but the gains were small heading into the long weekend. The second reading on U.S. GDP was higher than expected, but that ...
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Will Starz Find a Buyer?

While Starz (NASDAQ: STRZA) and potential suitors have declined to comment, there are reports that the pay-TV channel is interested in either a sale or some other kind of strategic ...
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Half of All Americans Watched a Video From Google in October

Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG) remains by far the Internet’s largest search engine and its various websites, including YouTube, attract the largest audience for viewing online video. In the month of ...
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Movie Fans Get ‘Dumb and Dumber To’ This Weekend

The tally on last week’s box office receipts did not end up with the projected winner at the top of the ranking. Viacom Inc.’s (NASDAQ: VIAB) Paramount studio was supposed ...
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The 4 DJIA Stocks That Weighed on Friday’s Market

November 7, 2014: Markets opened slightly lower on Friday following the report on non-farm payrolls that indicated lower-than-expected growth in employment, even though the unemployment rate fell to 5.8%. Wages ...
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First Holiday Movies Hit the Big Screen This Weekend

The first Friday in November marks the beginning of the holiday movie season, which runs through the week or weekend of New Year’s Day. The first movie out of the ...
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Disney Earnings Miss Despite Record Performance

The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) reported its fourth-quarter earnings Thursday after the market close as $0.86 in earnings per share and $12.4 billion in revenue against Thomson Reuters consensus ...
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What to Expect From Disney Earnings

Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) will report its fourth-quarter earnings Thursday after the U.S. markets close. Thomson Reuters has consensus estimates of $0.88 in earnings per share and $12.37 billion ...
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Sports Sites Rising Among Top Digital Media Properties

Digital media research firm comScore has released its ranking of the top 50 U.S. digital media properties for September, and the multi-platform list is topped by Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG). ...
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The 4 Stocks That Dominated the DJ Average

October 17, 2014: Markets opened higher on Friday leapt out of the starting gate at the bell this morning and maintained a brisk pace throughout the day. Comments from central ...
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Will HBO Need a Partner to Launch Its Web-Only Service?

During a presentation at the Time Warner Inc. (NYSE: TWX) investor day Wednesday morning, HBO’s CEO, Richard Plepler, said that HBO will begin selling a digital version of its programming next ...
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The 4 DJIA Stocks Sank the Market

October 13, 2014: Markets opened lower on Monday, a holiday for all but the equity markets. There was no economic news of note, with reports of a railroad merger and ...
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Disney and Turner Make Slam Dunk With NBA Deal

The National Basketball Association (NBA) announced Monday that it will not only continue its partnerships with Turner Broadcasting System of Time Warner Inc. (NYSE: TWX) and with Walt Disney Co. ...
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The 4 Stocks That Boosted the Market

October 3, 2014: Markets opened higher on Friday following the report on September non-farm payrolls which showed better-than-expected improvement. The trade deficit was also lower in August, and unemployment fell ...
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Merrill Lynch’s Top Catalyst Ideas for the Fourth Quarter

Typically midterm election years are good years for the stock market. While there is no guarantee that this year will follow the past, there is a good chance that the ...
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