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The 4 DJIA Stocks That Sank Wednesday’s Market

October 22, 2014: Markets opened higher on Wednesday but stocks began to slide before noon and eventually the three major indexes look to finish with a loss. The shooting in ...
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Analyst Sees 5 Software Stocks Dominating Future Sales and Sector Growth

If one thing has been painfully clear to investors this earnings season, it is that some of the biggest old-school technology software names are struggling. IBM reported terrible earnings Monday ...
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The 20 Most Profitable Companies in the World

With the recent release of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, Apple is again the focus of the financial world. Already in its opening weekend, Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) sold ...
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The 4 Stocks That Dominated the DJ Average

October 17, 2014: Markets opened higher on Friday leapt out of the starting gate at the bell this morning and maintained a brisk pace throughout the day. Comments from central ...
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What Do Google’s 55,030 Employees Do?

Wall Street was disappointed by Google's third-quarter results. Most of the blame was placed on paid clicks, one of the company's most carefully watched metrics. A little less prominent in ...
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The 4 DJIA Stocks That Crushed the Market

October 10, 2014: Markets opened lower on Friday after a day of serious blood-letting on Thursday. Tech stocks, led by chip maker Microchip Technology, traded down about 2% today and ...
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Apple Slips From 5 Most Shorted Nasdaq Stocks

In the wake of the successful launch of the new iPhones, short sellers got out of the way of Apple. Its short interest plunged nearly 30% between the September 15 ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, Gap, Intel, J.C. Penney, Kinder Morgan and More

Stocks were selling off marginally on Thursday morning after the Fed minutes prompted a rally on Wednesday. Yet again, investors proved how willing they are to buy overlooked or oversold ...
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Apple Brand Value Reaches $119 Billion

Despite some struggles, which may have ended with the release of the new iPhone 6, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) has the most valuable brand in the world, according to the ...
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Samsung Picks Up Share in US Smartphone Market

For the three-month period ending in August, Samsung Electronics gained 1.1% of market share in the U.S. smartphone market for a total share of 28.9%. The Korean electronics giant still ...
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IBM Stock Collapse Under CEO Ginni Rometty

Over the period since Ginni Rometty became CEO of International Corp. (NYSE: IBM), the company has underperformed the market substantially, as has the tech giant's financial performance. IBM's stock performance shows ...
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Windows 10 Hope: Unified Robust Platform Without Windows 8 Mistakes

The news that Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) has unveiled its next version of Windows did not exactly command the same amount of fanfare as past operating system releases. The updated ...
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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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Apple Climbs List of Most Heavily Shorted Nasdaq Stocks

Familiar names made up the top five most shorted stocks on the Nasdaq between the August 29 and September 15 settlement dates, though Apple did see a surge in shares ...
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10 Companies Cutting the Most Jobs

Through August, planned job cuts were slightly lower than they were during the first eight months of 2013. In all, companies have announced just under 333,000 planned layoffs so far ...
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