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Pentagon Awards $409 Million in Defense Contracts

The Department of Defense awarded 10 defense contracts totaling $408.9 million in its Friday evening announcement of contract awards. Among the publicly traded companies winning contracts: Hewlett Packard (NYSE: HPQ) ...
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Amgen Faces Cool Reception Over GSK Pact Termination

Amgen Inc. (NASDAQ: AMGN) submitted an SEC Filing showing that, as of April 1, its Amgen Manufacturing Ltd. subsidiary and GlaxoSmithKline PLC (NYSE: GSK), via Glaxo Group Ltd., have terminated ...
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Meet the 2014 Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Stocks

As many consider Warren Buffett to be the greatest investor of modern times, investors want to know any time there are big changes in the Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) ...
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Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Full Stock Holdings, Higher Again

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) and Warren Buffett have released the conglomerate's full stock holdings as of September 30, 2013. This 13F filing with the SEC shows that the company's ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Ariad, Hecla, HP, Micron and More

Earnings season has officially started, but the stock market and bond market are both dealing with the government shutdown, an upcoming debt ceiling and even the announcement of a new ...
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When Data Conflicts: Is the Malaria Vaccine Data Good or Bad?

A malaria vaccine is supposed to be a good thing. Right? Unfortunately that all depends. GlaxoSmithKline PLC (NYSE: GSK) currently plans to seek marketing approval for the first malaria vaccine ...
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Will U.S. Default Risk Drive Money to Foreign Markets?

Investors have become increasingly anxious about how badly the U.S. equity and fixed income markets will be battered as the American government marches toward a potential default. Of course, investors ...
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Big Pharma and 100,000 Jobs at Risk

Merck & Co. (NYSE: MRK) announced it would rid itself of 8,500 workers, many of whom work in the big pharmaceutical company's R&D operations. Since the return on research investment ...
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Wall Street Sees Big Biotech Making Tens of Billions in Two Critical Areas

Investors make big money in biotechnology stocks when they focus on areas that cut across a wide swath of the population. From obesity to food allergies to prostate cancer, the ...
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Bull and Bear

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apache, Blackstone, Boeing and More

It is a new week, and stocks are back in the interest of the public after recent gains. Now investors have to decide which stocks are still buys, while also ...
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The Stocks That Warren Buffett Has Dumped

In last week's SEC filings, investors were given a chance to see which stocks have been bought and sold by Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A). While new stakes ...
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Warren Buffett Makes Real Changes to Berkshire Hathaway Stock Holdings

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-B) and Warren Buffett have released the conglomerate's stock holdings as of June 30, 2013. This 13F filing with the SEC shows that the company's total ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Carnival, Intel, Micron, Pulte and More

Investors are on the hunt for solid research ideas now that stocks have pulled back a bit. 24/7 Wall St. reviews many analyst research calls from Wall Street and from ...
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Closing Bell for Wednesday on Wall Street: Markets Down at Open, Never Recover

August 14, 2013: U.S. equity markets opened lower this morning even after the eurozone reported positive GDP growth in the second quarter, bringing an official end to the continent’s recession. ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Stocks to Buy: Brocade, Hovnanian, SINA and More

Investors and traders often look for new research ideas that can generate higher income or more profits. 24/7 Wall St. reviews many fresh research calls each morning to find great ...
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