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Merrill Lynch Has 4 Top Tech Dividend Stocks to Buy for Q4

With less than a week left in the third quarter, earnings reports soon will be flying fast and furious, and many investors are trying to get their portfolios set for ...
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Did Microsoft Get Enough Credit for Its Massive Buyback and Dividend Hike?

Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) may have just confirmed its longstanding position of being among the most shareholder friendly tech giants. Investors love dividends and they love share buybacks. So why ...
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Salesforce.com Stock Could Drop 25% on Twitter Buyout

Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) may or may not be for sale. Salesforce.com Inc. (NYSE: CRM) may or may not be the buyer. If Salesforce does make an offer for Twitter ...
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Microsoft Announces Dividend Hike, More Share Buybacks

It is no secret that investors love dividends and stock buybacks, and companies raising dividends are prized above others. The bull market is seven and a half years old, and ...
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The 6 Most Shorted Nasdaq Stocks: Short Sellers Get Choosy

While the markets were in a holding pattern ahead of the Labor Day holiday, albeit near all-time highs, the short interest moves in the most shorted stocks traded on the ...
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4 Analyst Stock Picks for the Technology Changing the World

It happens every 10 years or so and has since the early 1990s. A breakthrough technology comes to the marketplace and, as usual, the biggest players in the industry often end ...
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Merrill Lynch Has 4 Large Cap Dividend Paying Tech Stocks to Buy Now

Summer is finally starting to turn to fall, and that means the traders and portfolio managers are back from vacation and ready to make plans for what could be a ...
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5 of the Most Valuable Companies in the World Are All US Technology Stocks

An interesting thing has happened, something that sort of snuck up on many investors while technology as a sector has suffered somewhat this year. The big have gotten bigger, and continue to ...
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The 6 Most Shorted Nasdaq Stocks: Frontier in the Spotlight

In most years, August is the heart of the summer doldrums, but this year the markets are hitting new all-time highs. However, short sellers made very few big moves between ...
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Microsoft, Lenovo Scratch Each Other’s Backs

Tech giants Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) and Lenovo have struck a deal under which the China-based maker of PCs, mobile devices and other gear will pre-load Microsoft productivity apps such ...
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12 Companies Laying Off the Most Workers

Tech giant Cisco Systems is expected to announce plans to lay off 14,000 employees in the coming weeks, nearly one-fifth of its total headcount, according to technology news site CRN. ...
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Hedge Funds Dumped Apple, Netflix Stocks in Q2

Are hedge funds really warming up to equities again or are they just playing the only game in town? After cutting their exposure to equities by nearly 7% in the ...
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Microsoft Market Value Reaches $450 Billion

After what seemed like an eternity, Microsoft Corp.'s (NASDAQ: MSFT) market cap has reached the all-time highs set just before the Nasdaq bubble burst in late 1999, reaching $450 billion. ...
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Massive Energy and Mega Cap Tech Trades Highlight Insider Selling: Parsley Energy, Microsoft, Apple, IBM, McDonald’s and More

With the markets hitting all-time highs last week, it was not the least bit surprising for us here at 24/7 Wall St. to see insiders selling shares. The interesting thing ...
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The 6 Most Shorted Nasdaq Stocks: Intel Slips Down the List

In most years, the end of July marks the beginning of the summer doldrums, but this year the markets are hitting new all-time highs. However, short sellers didn’t make any ...
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