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GE, Nike Guide DJIA Down on Monday

July 24, 2017: Markets opened mixed Monday as both the Dow and the S&P 500 traded lower late into the afternoon. The financial and tech sectors traded higher Monday while ...
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Why Jefferies Thinks This Sears Deal With Amazon Is Overhyped

For the past month Amazon Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) has been taking names as it has moved across multiple industries. The Whole Foods acquisition may have been the biggest story but ...
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Nike, Verizon Prop Up DJIA on Thursday

July 20, 2017: Markets opened higher again Thursday but there was a noticeable lack of enthusiasm as equities traded in a very narrow range all day right around the break-even ...
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Goldman Sachs, McDonald’s Hold DJIA Down on Tuesday

July 18, 2017: Markets opened lower Tuesday and never strayed far from the break-even line. There was no significant economic news today other than a weakening dollar brought on by ...
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Walmart, Apple Buoy DJIA on Thursday

July 13, 2017: Markets opened higher again Thursday following an unexpected increase in the producer price index and a slightly higher-than-expected report on jobless claims. Most sectors posted gains today ...
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DuPont, Microsoft Lead DJIA Higher Wednesday

July 12, 2017: Markets opened solidly higher Wednesday and got an assist from Fed Chairwoman Janet Yellen's dovish testimony.  All 11 S&P sectors are headed for a positive close, led ...
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Amazon Prime Day: Black Friday in July?

While the run-up to Amazon.com Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AMZN) Prime Day isn't the month-long marketing marathon that Black Friday has become, the company began pushing the promotion in late June. Other ...
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Home Depot Acquires Machinery Rental Firm in $265 Million Deal

Home improvement giant Home Depot Inc. (NYSE: HD) announced Thursday morning that it has reached a definitive agreement to acquire privately held Compact Power Equipment for $265 million in cash. ...
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Home Depot, Goldman Sachs Sink DJIA Friday

June 23, 2017: Markets opened slightly lower Friday and all three major indexes traded in the green for most of the day before the DJIA dipped into the red late ...
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Are You Being Cheated When You Buy Lumber at Home Depot?

Home improvement stores Home Depot Inc. (NYSE: HD) and Menard's are the targets of class action suits filed last week in federal court charging the companies with selling lumber that ...
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Home Prices Are Going Higher This Summer: Stocks to Buy That Benefit

One thing that the real estate implosion of 2007 and 2008 did was to put a screeching halt on real estate activity, for years. With the exception of deep-pocketed hedge ...
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5 Stocks to Buy Now That Usually Thrive in the Summertime

While the unofficial start to the summer season is Memorial Day, the first real day of the new season is next week on June 21. With school out in most ...
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Is the Dow Less Than 1% Away From Its 2017 Peak?

With a Federal Reserve rate hike decision, investors have to keep in mind what to think of the stock market heading into the rest of this summer and what to ...
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Home Depot, Johnson & Johnson Drag DJIA Lower Friday

May 26, 2017: Markets opened lower Friday following a better-than-expected report on U.S. GDP and a slightly weaker-than-expected report on consumer sentiment. Gains and losses were small on a typically ...
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UBS Makes a Huge Change in Quality Growth at a Reasonable Price Portfolio

The end of first-quarter earnings reporting has led many of the companies we cover on Wall Street to make some portfolio changes, and not all the changes are strictly earnings ...
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