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CarMax Hammers Estimates as Store Traffic Leads Sales

CarMax Inc. (NYSE: KMX) reported first-quarter fiscal 2015 results before markets opened Friday. The used-car retailer reported quarterly diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.76 on revenues of $3.75 billion. ...
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How Steve Ballmer Can Justify His $2 Billion Bid for the LA Clippers

Steve Ballmer’s offer to buy the Los Angeles Clippers is currently the hottest story in the sports world. Last week, the former Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) CEO revealed he values the basketball franchise ...
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The Baird List of Top Value and Relative Value Stocks to Buy for 2014

For 2014, the Baird research team has combined an interesting list of what some investors would consider true value stocks, and slowing growth stocks. What the analysts at Baird have ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: CME, Duke Energy, Facebook and More

Stocks have pulled back for four days in a row now, and investors and traders alike are looking at which stocks they ought to buy, sell or avoid. 24/7 Wall ...
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Closing Bell for Friday on Wall Street: Markets Bounce to a Mixed Close

U.S. equity markets opened higher this morning after yesterday’s bloodbath. There was no economic data of note released today in either Asia or the U.S. In Europe, the eurozone’s current ...
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CarMax Company Earnings Shine

CarMax Inc. (NYSE: KMX) reported first-quarter fiscal 2014 results before markets opened this morning. The used-car retailer reported quarterly diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.64 on revenues of $3.31 ...
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Closing Bell for Thursday on Wall Street: Market Sell-off Hits High Gear Today

U.S. equity markets opened lower this morning adding to yesterday’s carnage following the FOMC announcement yesterday. The widespread belief that sometime this year the Fed will start reducing its $85 ...
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Top Analyst Downgrades and Stocks to Sell: CarMax, CME, Coach and More

Investors often get to see the various analyst upgrades and Buy ratings issued by Wall Street firms. What investors often do not get to see is when analyst downgrade stocks to ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — April 10, 2013: Markets Set New Highs Again (ARO, HLF, IBM, IEP, THC, PSMT, KMX, STZ, FDO, JKS, TITN, ADTN, BBBY, NG, PIR, LEDS, FSLR, ABX, NOK)

U.S. equity markets opened higher this morning and both the DJIA and the S&P 500 climbed to new intra-day highs (more coverage here). The Fed mistakenly released FOMC minutes early ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — April 9, 2013: Markets Open Higher, Edge Up All Day (AA, AAPL, LGF, FRC, BAC, SSYS, PSMT, KMX, STZ, FDO, JKS, TITN, FSLR, JCP, VALE, FCX, CLF)

U.S. equity markets opened a bit higher this morning following a middling earnings report from Alcoa Inc. (NYSE: AA) last night (more coverage here). Economic data was minimal in the ...
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Earnings Season Kickoff: Calendar and Previews for the Week Ahead

It is hard to believe already, but another earnings season is coming upon us. With both the DJIA and the S&P 500 up 10% or more in the first quarter, ...
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Top Stock Picks from the Oppenheimer Institutional Portfolio (GE, MSFT, HRB, TPX, PBH, KMX, ETP, NFLX, VPRT, BBRY, CREE)

Most Wall St. firms are divided by the unit that calls on the retail or high net worth client, and the unit that calls on institutional clients. They both generally ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — December 20, 2012: Markets Open Mixed, Climb at Close (FCX, BLK, ABT, SAM, LNCO, BBBY, JBL, PAYX, KMX, CCL, CAG, DFS, KBH, RAD, SCHL, NKE, RHT, RIMM, WAG, NYX, ICE, ELOQ, ORCL, MDRX, WGO)

U.S. equity markets opened flat to higher again this morning following the third revision to U.S. GDP growth in the third quarter and the report on new claims for unemployment ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — December 19, 2012: Markets Open Mixed, Slide to a Close (C, SWHC, SD, ONXX, PNRA, ORCL, FDX, GIS, NAV, BBBY, JBL, PAYX, KMX, CCL, CAG, DFS, KBH, RAD, SCHL, GM, STP, CSIQ, LDK, THQI, ONTY)

U.S. equity markets opened flat to higher this morning but the good vibe didn’t last long. In Europe, the Bank of England made no changes either to interest rates or ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — November 29, 2012: Markets Hold onto Modest Gains (NTAP, LNCO, IACI, KMX, CREE, ARO, GES, TIVO, WDAY, BKS, KR, RY, TIF, AVGO, OVTI, YOKU, ZUMZ, SOL, WWAV, RIMM, BLOX, KSS)

U.S. equity markets opened higher this morning after the weekly report on new claims for U.S. unemployment benefits came in lower than expected (more coverage here) and the second estimate ...
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