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Why Legal Issues Around Banks Now Make Them Attractive

Ever since the meltdown in the fall of 2008, it seems like there has been a constant stream of large cap bank legal issues and, worse for shareholders, huge cash ...
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Financials Have Struggled This Year: Analyst Says to Buy the Big 3

While the market has had a very up and down year, with the S&P 500 up just over 3%, one sector that has struggled as we stay mired in a ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the DJIA on Monday

May 18, 2015: Markets opened lower on Monday, but the financial and healthcare sectors led the indexes above the break-even line by mid-morning. The gains are modest and trading volume ...
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The 4 Stocks That Thwarted the DJIA on Tuesday

May 12, 2015: Markets opened lower on Tuesday and traded in the red all day. The dollar slipped a bit and oil added about 1.7%. The job openings and labor ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AMD, 3D Systems, Tesla, Whole Foods, Zynga, Chesapeake and More

Stocks were looking for direction on Thursday following a big sell-off. While the selling was harsh on Wednesday, the stock market is still close to all-time highs. Also, the one ...
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The 4 Stocks That Weighed on the DJIA on Wednesday

May 6, 2015: Markets opened higher on Wednesday but soon sank as growth expectations for the U.S. economy dimmed again. Fed Chairwoman Janet Yellen may have spooked investors by talking ...
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Companies With the Best (and Worst) Reputations

Goldman Sachs has the worst reputation of any major American company. Upstate New York-based grocery chain Wegmans is the most highly-regarded company. Also notably, Samsung surpassed Apple this year as ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, CyberArk, EMC, Goldman Sachs, SanDisk, ULTA, Wayfair and More

Stocks were down handily on Friday morning, with the Greek fears of a "Grexit" back in focus. The trend that remains in place is that investors have bought stocks on ...
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Goldman Sachs Earnings Lives Up to Golden Slacks Nickname

Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (NYSE: GS) has reported its first-quarter earnings for 2015, and it looks as though the firm is living up to the name Golden Slacks. Net revenue ...
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Top Banking and Finance Earnings Previews for the Week Ahead

24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of some of the larger companies in the financial sector that are due to report their quarterly results in the week ahead. ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the Dow on Thursday

April 9, 2015: Markets opened higher on Thursday and the three major indexes spent most of the day bouncing around the breakeven line. Equity prices turned higher with about an ...
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Is Berkshire Hathaway Becoming More Private Equity Than Conglomerate Under Buffett?

Warren Buffett and his team may be gradually making changes to how they operate Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A). The changes have been subtle in recent years, but the way ...
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Ahead of Earnings, Which Bank Stock Is Cheapest?

The “official” beginning of the new earnings season kicks off after markets close on Wednesday when Alcoa tells its story for the first quarter of 2015. The following week we ...
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No Sizzle in Goldman BDC IPO

The Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (NYSE: GS) priced the initial public offering for its spin-off of Goldman Sachs BDC Inc. (NYSE: GSBD) on Tuesday evening, and the stock began trading ...
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Is the Mobileye Upgrade and Secondary Offering a Goldman Sachs Hatchet Job?

Mobileye N.V. (NYSE: MBLY) has filed a Form F-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for a secondary offering. The offering will consist of 14.5 million shares from selling shareholders, ...
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