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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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biotech

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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The 4 DJIA Stocks That Kept the Index Flat

October 14, 2014: Markets opened higher on Tuesday and had put up a nice gain by noon. Then the wheels came off and the major indexes drifted lower all afternoon ...
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Drug Sales Energize Johnson & Johnson Earnings

Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) reported third-quarter 2014 results before markets opened Tuesday. The health care giant reported adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.50 on revenue of $18.47 ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: EMC, IBM, Procera Networks, Wayfair, Yelp and More

Stocks were under additional selling pressure Friday morning after Thursday's major market sell-off. So far, investors have proved that they will continue to buy oversold stocks or individual stock stories ...
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The 4 Stocks That Tanked the Market

October 7, 2014: Markets opened lower on Tuesday and never even took a serious run at the break-even line. The JOLTS report on job openings posted a 13+-year high today, ...
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Makers of the 10 Top-Selling Cancer Drugs Catch the Eye of Analyst

One sad thing for almost every citizen in the United States is that at one point almost all of us will either have cancer or have a friend or relative ...
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The Best- and Worst-Performing DJIA Stocks in 2014

The bull market may be five and a half years old, but stocks have been fighting each week to hit newer highs. The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) was up ...
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The 4 Stocks That Weighed on the Market

September 29, 2014: Markets opened lower on Monday as concern related to the demonstrations in Hong Kong and a coming independence vote in Spain that would shave Catalonia off the ...
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The Best Performing DJIA Stocks of 2014

The bull market may be five and a half years old, but stocks have been fighting each week to hit newer highs. The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) was up ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the Market

September 10, 2014: Markets opened higher on Wednesday, but no thanks to the energy sector. Crude prices were hammered by reports from OPEC and the U.S. EIA today. Tomorrow’s report ...
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Top UBS Dividend Ruler Stocks Continue to Increase Shareholder Payouts

In a world of continued low yields, one thing that continues to work for investors is top dividend-paying companies that continue to raise their payouts year in and year out. ...
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The 4 Stocks That Weighed on the Market

August 15, 2014: Markets opened higher on Friday but sank in the mid-morning on news that Ukraine troops were engaging with a Russian armored column. Tensions diminished in the afternoon, ...
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