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Bayer Rationalizes $62 Billion Offer for Monsanto

German conglomerate Bayer Monday morning released details of its widely presumed offer for Monsanto Co. (NYSE: MON). The maker of everything from aspirin to fertilizer has offered to pay $122 ...
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Monsanto Gets Good News, Genetically Engineered Seeds Are Safe

A day before Monsanto Co. (NYSE: MON) confirmed that it was holding discussions with Bayer regarding an acquisition by the German company, the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine ...
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Monsanto, Once the Hunter, Now the Prey

Monsanto Co. (NYSE: MON) tried for four years to acquire Germany-based Syngenta A.G. (NYSE: SYT), before finally giving up in February when China National Chemical (ChemChina) offered around $46 billion ...
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4 Companies That May Benefit From the Rio Olympic Games

The Olympic Games are just around the corner, less than three months away, and any global concentration of business, entertainment and consumption like the games could lead to gains for ...
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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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4 RBC US Equity Top Pick Stocks That Also Pay Solid Dividends

We have seen it the past two days, and as the first-quarter earnings parade wraps up, we are very likely to see it again. Volatility is creeping back into the ...
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RBC Makes Big Changes to Top Picks Equity Portfolio for March

Most of the firms that we cover daily here at 24/7 Wall St. constantly massage their list of top stock picks for their institutional and high net worth clients, and ...
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Will More Legal Settlements Be Blamed on or Attributed to Supreme Court Justice Scalia’s Death?

The death of a Supreme Court Justice causes problems on all sorts of levels. It has been known since the news broke that Justice Scalia's death would create a political fight. ...
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Major Changes Seen in Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Stocks for 2016

Warren Buffett has now released the official equity holdings of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) as of December 31, 2016. That makes this the official Buffett stocks for 2016, but ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AIG, Baidu, Chipotle, Dow Chemical, Mallinckrodt, Palo Alto, Tesla, Xilinx and Many More

Stocks were trying to recover on Wednesday after a serious bout of selling. Investors have noticed in 2016 that most rallies get sold into, but the trend that was in ...
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DuPont Earnings Hit by Restructuring Charges

E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Co. (NYSE: DD) reported fourth quarter and full-year 2015 results Tuesday before markets opened. The chemical giant posted quarterly adjusted operating earnings per share ...
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Deutsche Bank Has 4 Play-It-Safe Stocks to Buy for Volatile Markets

You saw it Friday. Everything was hunky-dory, for at least one day. More volatility means more nervousness, and perhaps sleepless nights. Brave investors know that the market is getting cheap, ...
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DuPont Biggest Dow Loser in 2016, Down 19%

Among the 30 Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) components, shares of E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Co. (NYSE: DD) are down the most in 2016. The price of its ...
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The 9 Worst Performing Dow Stocks So Far in 2016

The first four days of 2016 brought on the worst drop for investors seen in any of our lifetimes. The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) closed out 2015 at 17,425.03, ...
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The 2016 Bullish and Bearish Case for Caterpillar and DuPont

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) and E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Co. (NYSE: DD) were two of the Dow stocks that came out on the negative side for 2015. Each ...
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