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Volatile Market Week Doesn’t Stop Insiders From Buying Stock

With January coming to an end, investors may be more than ready to see February. With all the major indexes likely to end the month in the red, and volatility ...
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Microsoft Is Worst Dow Stock of Year

Poor earnings have hurt Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) so badly that its share price drop is the largest among the 30 Dow Jones Industrial Average stocks so far this year. ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the DJIA on Friday

January 30, 2015: Markets opened lower on Friday after the report on GDP showed expansion in the U.S. economy was less than expected.  Equities traded in the red in all ...
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The Businesses That Will Build Future Growth at Amazon and Google

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) made many of references to its Amazon Web Services (AWS) as it posted earnings. Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL) management finally disclosed information about YouTube's role in ...
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The 4 Stocks That Drove the DJIA Down on Wednesday

January 28, 2015: Markets opened higher on Wednesday primarily on the strength of better-than-expected quarterly reports from Apple and Boeing. Equities got another brief boost when the FOMC announced that ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the DJIA on Tuesday

January 27, 2015: Markets opened lower on Tuesday after pre-market earnings reports from several of the DJIA blue chips came in a little short, and we’ll give some details on ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: ADT, Microsoft, 3D Systems, Tesla, Yelp and More

Stocks were indicated lower on Tuesday morning after a mixed fanfare on Monday. The end of January is nearing and the trend for 2015 does not yet seem set. Still, ...
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Was All the Good News Priced Into Microsoft Earnings?

Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) reported its second-quarter financial results Monday after the markets closed as $0.71 in earnings per share and $26.5 in revenue. That was against Thomson Reuters consensus ...
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Full 360-Degree Earnings Preview for Microsoft

Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) is set to report its fiscal second-quarter financial results after the market close Monday. Thomson Reuters has consensus estimates of $0.71 in earnings per share on ...
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Box Inc. and Its Investors Hit IPO Jackpot

Cloud-storage and enterprise content collaboration platform Box Inc. (NYSE: BOX) priced its initial public offering (IPO) above the expected range on Thursday and watched as shares skyrocketed nearly 80% shortly ...
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Will You Buy Windows 10 When It Launches?

Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) announced Wednesday the details of its new Windows 10 operating system. Effectively following this announcement, Windows 8 will fall to the wayside. A free upgrade to ...
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Top 10 Earnings to Watch in the Coming Week

Corporate earnings season is in full swing, and 24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of some of the larger reporting companies for the coming week. We have taken ...
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Can IBM CEO Ginni Rometty Survive?

International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE: IBM) board Presiding Director Michael Eskew and his fellow directors have a difficult decision ahead of them. Should they keep CEO Ginni Rometty for another year, or ...
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Amazon to Use Wind Power for Data Centers

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) has joined the green movement adopted by tech companies that have turned to solar, sun, wind and geothermal energy to power their server farms and offices. ...
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The World’s Most Innovative Companies

The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) issued 300,678 utility patents in 2014, many of them to just a handful of companies. More patents were issued in 2014 than ...
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