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The 4 Stocks That Sank the DJIA on Friday

May 22 2015: Markets opened mixed on Friday on a day that was tough on blue chips. The energy sector slipped on a stronger dollar and lower crude oil prices, ...
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The 4 Stocks That Pressured the DJIA on Friday

May 15, 2015: Markets opened higher on Friday but the major indexes slipped into negative territory and all traded lower for most of the day except for occasional forays above ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the DJIA on Thursday

May 14, 2015: Markets opened higher on Thursday on strength in the tech sector. Consumer discretionary stocks have overcome some poor earnings reports to post a gain as well today. ...
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Key Dalio and Bridgewater Position Changes: Alcoa, Apple, CenturyLink, Cisco, Gilead, Emerging Markets

Bridgewater Associates is one of the most widely followed and most renowned hedge funds in the world. After all, it is also one of the financial giants, and it is ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: American Eagle, AOL, Boeing, Lululemon, Microsoft, ResMed, Vivint and More

Stocks were recovering on Wednesday morning, perhaps after deciding that Tuesday's early selling was too much. If the trend that has been in place in for almost four years now ...
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AOL-Verizon May Tempt Possible Buyers for Yahoo!

Now that AOL Inc. (NYSE: AOL) is being acquired by Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ), the big question on Wall Street, Main Street and Cyber-Street has to be what this ...
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Apple Short Interest Drops to 62 Million Shares

The surge in Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) stock, its strong earnings and the ongoing success of the iPhone 6 have probably triggered a flight in short sellers from the tech ...
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Apple Brand Value Hits $128 Billion

Another measure of brand value, and another brand value study that puts Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) on top. New Brand Finance research pegs the value of the Apple brand at ...
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The 4 Stocks That Dominated the DJIA on Friday

May 8, 2015: Markets opened higher on Friday after a solid report on jobs. The unemployment rate fell another tick to 5.4%. The election results in the U.K. were also ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the Dow on Thursday

May 7, 2015: Markets opened mixed on Thursday but the three major indexes all turned higher by mid-morning and never looked back. Biotech and tech stocks boosted the Nasdaq Composite ...
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Apple Takes March US Smartphone Market Share From Samsung

For the three month period ending in March, Samsung Electronics lost 1.4% of market share in the U.S. smartphone market and now holds a total share of 28.3%. The Korean ...
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The 4 Stocks That Weighed on the DJIA on Wednesday

May 6, 2015: Markets opened higher on Wednesday but soon sank as growth expectations for the U.S. economy dimmed again. Fed Chairwoman Janet Yellen may have spooked investors by talking ...
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How Much Salesforce.com Could Really Fetch in a Buyout

Salesforce.com Inc. (NYSE: CRM) has become the latest tech darling to enter the Wall Street rumor mill. After reports a week ago about the company hiring bankers to evaluate offers, ...
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If Salesforce.com Is a Buyout Target, These 5 Stocks May Be Too

The recent chatter that Salesforce.com Inc. (NYSE: CRM) might be a target for a huge tech company looking to get a very large foot in the customer relationship management (CRM) ...
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Why Microsoft Should Easily Get Windows 10 on 1 Billion Devices

At Microsoft Corp.’s (NASDAQ: MSFT) 2015 Build developer conference on Wednesday, the head of the company’s operating systems group predicted that the company’s Windows 10 operating system (OS) will be ...
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