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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the DJIA on Wednesday

September 2 2015: Markets opened higher on Wednesday, following the lead of the overnight futures market. After the opening bell equities traded sideways for most of the morning, dipped in ...
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The Best and Worst Dow Performers During the Recent Collapse

It has been an incredible two weeks. Volatility has been extreme, not just in stocks but in commodities as well. Giants are moving up and down almost like microcaps, traders ...
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How Intel Hopes to Boost PC Sales

In a move it hopes will help revive personal computer (PC) sales, Intel Corp. (NASDAQ: INTC) is overhauling its flagship line of computer chips. The sixth generation of its Core ...
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The 6 Most Shorted Nasdaq Stocks: Sirius XM Back on Top

A modest increase in short interest between the July 31 and August 14 settlement dates was enough for Sirius XM to reclaim the top spot on the list of the ...
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The 4 Stocks That Weighed on the DJIA Tuesday

August 25, 2015: Markets opened higher on Tuesday and the markets quickly shook of the remaining effects of Monday’s tank job. WTI crude oil gained 2.8% ahead of Wednesday’s report ...
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Have Search Results Become Static?

In the world of search engines, it has been the case that Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL) has dominated for years now. Still, Google total share of search has contracted from ...
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Google Tops Website Audience Rankings

While Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) may be gaining on Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL) in market cap and growth rate, the search engine remains much larger in terms of total audience ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sent the Dow Plummeting Friday

August 21, 2015: Markets opened lower again on Friday but that was just the beginning of the carnage. The Flash manufacturing PMI reading came in at 52.9, well below the ...
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Q2 Smartphone Sales Growth at 2-Year Low

Worldwide smartphone sales in the second quarter of 2015 grew at their slowest rate in two years, up 13.5% to 330 million units. For the first time, smartphone sales in ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alibaba, Baker Hughes, GoPro, Merck, Microsoft, Yahoo and Many More

Stocks bounced sharply off their lows on Wednesday, and Thursday has positive indications. The reason for this always seems to be different each time, but the trend that lives on ...
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Can Google’s New Structure Take Stock Back to All-Time High?

Shares of Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL) jumped when its founders announced it would be part of a new parent company called Alphabet. In theory the restructuring will allow Google's dozens ...
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UBS Makes Big Tech Stock Changes in Dividend Ruler Portfolio

As we trudge through the dog days of August toward the traditional end-of-summer market slowdown, many of the firms we cover on Wall Street are making changes to their top ...
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Apple Continues to Grow US Smartphone Market Share Lead

For the three-month period ending in June, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) gained 1.5% share of the U.S. smartphone market and now leads all original equipment manufacturers with a 44.1% share, ...
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The 4 Stocks That Dragged Down the DJIA on Thursday

August 6, 2015: Markets opened higher again on Thursday but not by much and equities quickly turned south and remained in the red for the rest of the day. The ...
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Was Informatica the Strangest Tech Acquisition of All-Time With Microsoft and Salesforce Involved?

The world of mergers and acquisition can be rather strange. When you include private equity firms in the mix, deals can become even more strange. Now an announcement from Informatica ...
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