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The 4 Stocks That Sank the DJIA on Friday

January 30, 2015: Markets opened lower on Friday after the report on GDP showed expansion in the U.S. economy was less than expected.  Equities traded in the red in all ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the DJIA on Thursday

January 29, 2015: Markets opened slightly higher on Thursday then sank before making a comeback later in the day. Only the oil and gas sector is trading lower as the ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted Friday’s Market

January 16, 2015: Markets opened slightly lower on Friday before turning around about an hour later. Energy stocks led the recovery after a report from the International Energy Agency lowered ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank Thursday’s Market

January 15, 2015: Markets opened higher on Thursday following an announcement from the Swiss National Bank that it would no longer support the franc at €1.20. Oil prices shot up ...
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The Bullish and Bearish Case for Home Depot in 2015

The Home Depot Inc. (NYSE: HD) closed out the 2014 at $104.97, for a gain of 30.2%, including its dividend adjustments. The 2014 trading range was $73.96 to $106.02, and ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the DJIA on Wednesday

January 7, 2015: Markets opened higher on Wednesday after ADP and TrimTab reports on unemployment came in a shade above expectations. The U.S. trade balance improved in November primarily on ...
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The 4 Stocks That Weighed Down the DJIA Friday

January 2, 2015: Markets opened higher on Friday but trading settled into another sluggish trading session. The price of crude bounced around from a low near $52 to a high ...
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The 4 Stocks That Slimmed the DJIA Monday Slide

December 28, 2014: Markets opened lower on Monday as neither the bulls nor the bears can gin up a lot of support. Volumes are low and corporate news is nearly ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted Friday’s Market

December 19, 2014: Markets opened higher on Friday, a quadruple witching day that saw very high trading volume. The energy and basic materials sectors led the markets higher as crude ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank Tuesday’s Market

December 16, 2014: Markets opened lower on Tuesday after Russia raised its lending rate to 17% in an effort to support the ruble and oil opened down more than 2%. ...
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Buying a House for 36% Off

The median price for a home sold in the United States in October was $199,500. The price of what is called a "distressed home" was $127,000, or 36% less, according ...
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The 4 Stocks That Dominated Thursday’s Market

December 11, 2014: Markets opened higher on Thursday following an upbeat report on retail sales from the U.S. Census Bureau. Only energy and basic materials sectors are trading lower today, ...
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Women’s Retailer Bebe Hit by Data Thieves

Women’s retailer Bebe Stores Inc. (NASDAQ: BEBE) has apparently been the victim of a recent breach of its customers’ credit card data. The breach was discovered by banks that saw ...
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U.S. Retailers Face Increased Holiday Hacking Threats

About one-third of all data breaches in the retail sector are traceable to a third-party vendor. That’s what happened earlier this year when The Home Depot Inc. (NYSE: HD) were ...
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How Can Home Depot Drop Prices 40%?

There are several reasons retailers drop prices over the holidays. One is to bring in shoppers and hope they will buy products which are not deeply discounted. Another is to ...
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