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Just How Expensive Is the Pharmacyclics Buyout?

Pharmacyclics Inc. (NASDAQ: PCYC) has seen its stock surge in the past week as rumors swirl about a potential acquisition. News finally broke late Wednesday that there was an official ...
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Meet the 2015 Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Stocks

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) has made its quarterly filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission for its holdings as of December 31, 2014. For all practical purposes, this filing is ...
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The 4 Stocks That Buoyed the DJIA on Tuesday

February 17, 2015: Markets opened lower on Tuesday and finished the morning with a loss. Afternoon trading turned stocks higher on little economic news. Crude oil prices rose today after ...
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The 4 Stocks That Weighed Down The DJIA on Monday

February 9, 2015: Markets opened lower on Monday following remarks by Greece’s new president that rattled traders. There was no U.S. economic data out today. Shortly before the closing ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the Dow on Friday

February 6, 2015: Markets opened mixed on Friday following the monthly report on unemployment that showed the rate rising to 5.7%, new jobs growing faster than expected, and hourly wage ...
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More Proof of Accelerating Boston Scientific Turnaround

Boston Scientific Corp. (NYSE: BSX) is pushing forward in its long turnaround and is gathering more speed. We are seeing more and more analysts raising their targets, compared to recent ...
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Johnson & Johnson Barely Pulls Through on Strong Pharma Sales

Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) reported its fourth-quarter results Tuesday before the market open as $1.27 in earnings per share (EPS) on $18.6 billion in revenue. That was against Thomson ...
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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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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, Barrick Gold, Corning, Groupon, Peabody, SolarCity and More

Stocks were mixed on Thursday after two days of losses. While sell-offs have been sharp and out of the blue, investors have time and again shown that they will buy stocks on ...
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Analyst’s Top Stock Picks for 2015 That Are Unloved by Wall Street

Wall Street is the ultimate follow-the-leader world. If a stock has a bad quarter, you can always count on the analysts downgrades, none of which usually help at that point ...
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The Bullish and Bearish Case for Johnson & Johnson in 2015

The bull market is almost six years old now, and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose by 7.5% and the S&P 500 Index rose 11.4% in 2014. While those index ...
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Companies Spending the Most on R&D

For the third consecutive year, the company spending the most on research and development (R&D) was Germany’s Volkswagen. The automaker’s 2014 R&D spending will total $13.5 billion, just ahead of ...
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Significant Changes in Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Holdings

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) has released its public equity holdings as of September 30, 2014. Warren Buffett’s portfolio has recently undergone some radical changes on the surface, some of ...
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What Licensing Imetelstat Will Mean for Geron

Geron Corp. (NASDAQ: GERN) has announced that it entered into an exclusive worldwide license and collaboration agreement with Janssen Biotech to develop and commercialize imetelstat. What investors need to keep ...
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The 4 DJIA Stocks Leading the Market to a Mixed Close

November 4, 2014: Markets opened slightly lower on Tuesday as the bottom fell out on crude oil which went on to finish the day down 2% at just above $77 ...
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