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Merrill Lynch Has 4 Old-School Dividend Tech Stocks to Buy in Volatile Markets

While younger investors probably would snicker some at the thought of adding the large cap old-school technology stocks to a portfolio, there are two huge reasons to consider them, especially ...
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IBM Hits 52-Week Low as Watson Branding Flails

Bob Dylan has made a television commercial for International Business Machine Corp.'s (NYSE: IBM) Watson natural language machine learning "mega project." So have Serena Williams and scientist Richard Thaler. Watson ...
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The 6 Most Shorted Nasdaq Stocks: Short Sellers in Retreat

As the market volatility continued in late January, what were the short sellers up to? Well, among the most heavily shorted stocks traded on the Nasdaq, they mostly retreated between ...
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Apple’s US Smartphone Subscribers Slide Further in December

For the three-month period ending in December, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) lost 0.7% share of the U.S. smartphone subscriber market, and it led all original equipment manufacturers with a 42.9% ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the DJIA on Tuesday

February 2, 2016: Markets opened lower again on Tuesday and was never able to turn around as it did on Monday. Both European and Asian markets traded lower and U.S. ...
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The 4 Stocks That Boosted the DJIA on Friday

January 29, 2016: Markets opened higher again on Friday even after a disappointing report on U.S. fourth-quarter GDP. The Bank of Japan adopted a negative interest rate policy on excess ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alibaba, Amazon, BofA, Cypress Semi, Flextronics, JC Penney, Lululemon, Microsoft and More

Stocks were indicated to have a strong open on Friday after Japan cut its interest rates into negative territory to follow Europe on easing trends and quantitative easing. This was ...
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Microsoft Shares Running on Profit Beat

Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) posted fiscal second-quarter 2016 results after markets closed Thursday. The software behemoth reported adjusted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.78 on revenues of $23.8 billion. In ...
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What to Expect From Microsoft Earnings

Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) is scheduled to report its fiscal second-quarter financial results after the markets close on Thursday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for $0.71 in earnings ...
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Box and Microsoft Team Up for New Cloud Integrations

Box Inc. (NYSE: BOX) and Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) are teaming up to enable seamless collaboration across devices and platforms in the cloud. Ultimately, this will support new integrations with ...
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Tablet Shipments Fall 12% in 2015

Global tablet shipments fell 12.2% year over year in 2015 to 168.5 million units. That marks the first time that year-over-year shipments have declined at a double-digit pace. The data ...
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Are 75 Million iPhone Sales Enough?

As Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) earnings approach, nothing matches the importance of iPhone sales, particularly in China. The consensus among analysts is that Apple sold 75 million iPhones in the ...
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Top DJIA Earnings for the Week Ahead

Earnings season for the fourth quarter of last year has ramped up, and 24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of some of the Dow Jones Industrial Average companies ...
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Did Apple Sell 75 Million iPhones?

Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) share price hinges primarily on two things. The first whether the huge consumer electronics company sold over 75 million iPhones in the fourth quarter of 2015. ...
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The 4 Stocks That Dominated the Dow on Friday

January 22, 2016: Markets opened higher on Friday following comments yesterday by ECB President Mario Draghi that traders interpreted to mean that more stimulus is just around the corner. Energy ...
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