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Will Walgreen Move HQ to Europe?

With more than 7,800 stores worldwide, Walgreen Co. (NYSE: WAG) was the sixth largest U.S. retailer, based on 2012 sales of nearly $67 billion. Virtually all those sales came in ...
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Nine CEOs with the Worst Reputations

A good manager understands the contribution of his or her employees. In return, managers often receive the respect of their workers. And indeed, more than two-thirds of American employees approve ...
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Walgreen Margins Drop, Chop Profits

Walgreen Co. (NYSE: WAG) reported second-quarter fiscal 2014 results before markets opened Tuesday. The drugstore chain reported adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.91 on revenues of $19.60 billion. ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: BlackBerry, Care.com, Lululemon, Tesla, Veeco and More

Earnings season is now in the final phases, and investors and analysts are positioning themselves for the rest of 2014. Each morning, 24/7 Wall St. reviews dozens of Wall Street ...
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Five Stocks That May Get a Huge Lift From the Affordable Care Act

The Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare as it is often known, has gotten off to a highly publicized rocky start. The failure of the website to be up to speed ...
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The $1 Trillion Drug Market Offers Great but Selective Growth in the Next Five Years

The market for pharmaceuticals and biotech drugs just keeps growing. The so-called patent cliff may be affecting Big Pharma companies locally, but a new report from IMS Health shows that ...
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J.P. Morgan Offers Stocks to Buy as Winners of the Obamacare Debacle

The administration has basically admitted that the rollout and launch of the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare, has been nothing short of a disaster so far. The website was never ...
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Short Interest Declines on Top Health Care Distribution and Technology Stocks to Buy

When short interest, or the amount of any specific stock sold short, starts to decline, that is usually a flashing sign for investors to take a look behind the curtain. ...
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Closing Bell for Tuesday on Wall Street: Markets Open Higher, Drift to Mixed Close

July 30, 2013: U.S. equity markets opened higher this morning as traders and investors wait for tomorrow’s announcement from the FOMC. There was little economic data published today. In the ...
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UBS Issues List of Stocks to Buy: Growth at a Reasonable Price

The research team at UBS A.G. (NYSE: UBS) has released what Wall Street calls a Q-GARP list, which is simply "quality growth at a reasonable price." Most investors will know ...
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Lazard Has Four Best Stocks to Buy Covering Your Own Health

The analysts at Lazard Capital continue to believe that underlying fundamentals for the top companies in the drug channel (distributors, retailers, etc.) remain sound. Prescription use has picked up over ...
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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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Top Analyst Upgrades and Stocks to Buy: AIG, Cisco, Corning and More

Investors and traders seem to be constantly looking for fresh research ideas that will lead to higher income or more profits. 24/7 Wall St. reviews many fresh research calls to find ...
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Top Institutional Portfolio Stocks to Buy at Oppenheimer

Friday's nonfarm payroll number was a pleasant surprise. However, for real growth to return we need to consistently add 250,000 jobs per month. Our economy is sluggish at best, and ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — Tuesday: Markets Mixed at Open, Closes Slightly Higher

U.S. equity markets opened mixed this morning as investors weighed conflicting data from the U.S., Europe, and Asia. In Europe, retail sales declined more than expected in Germany, Italy’s unemployment ...
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