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The 4 Stocks That Boosted the DJIA on Thursday

July 16, 2015: Markets opened higher on Thursday following the release of the latest data showing that new claims for unemployment benefits declined week-over-week and came in lower that the ...
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The 4 Stocks That Led the DJIA Higher on Monday

July 13, 2015: Markets opened higher for the third day in a row on Monday following an agreement on a plan to extend additional lending to Greece aimed at keeping ...
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The 6 Most Shorted Nasdaq Stocks in June

Between the June 15 and June 30 settlement dates, the short interest increased in all but one of the six most heavily shorted stocks traded on the Nasdaq. Short sellers ...
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Will the End of Fitbit Quiet Period Give the Stock a Jolt?

The 25-day quiet period on Fitbit Inc. (NYSE: FIT) ends Monday, July 13, and we can expect to see the company’s underwriters pushing out analysis and recommendations Tuesday morning. The ...
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PC Sales Fall 11% in Q2

The personal computer (PC) business, under siege for so long because of the rise of smartphone use, took another hit, according to industry research firm IDC. Global PC sales during the second ...
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Why Microsoft Still Struggles for Smartphone Share

Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) has announced a round of layoffs totaling 7,800 and centered on its Phone Hardware segment. This follows one of the largest rounds of layoffs by any ...
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Can New Chicago Taxes on Netflix, Apple, Spotify Withstand Legal Challenges?

In a tax ruling issued in early June, the city of Chicago expanded its amusement tax to include amusements such as TV shows, movies, videos, music and online games, if ...
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Is It Time to Stop Chasing Netflix Higher?

Remember back in the day when Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) collapsed 80% in less than five months, from $295 to $63 a share? That was in 2011. It was catastrophic. ...
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The 6 Most Heavily Shorted Nasdaq Stocks in June

Between the May 15 and May 29 settlement dates, Sirius XM was dethroned as the most heavily shorted stock traded on the Nasdaq. A surge in short interest pushed Frontier ...
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Google Visits Hit 242 Million in May

Out of a total audience of 256.1 million unique U.S. Internet users, fully 95% (242.4 million) visited a property owned by Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL) in May. That is an ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the Dow on Friday

June 19, 2015: Markets opened mixed on Friday with biotechs boosting the Nasdaq Composite to the upside at the bell. That did not last long, however, and all three major ...
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Key Management Reshuffle Inside Microsoft

Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) is looking to shake things up. The company plans to shift some of its senior leaders around in an effort to address evolving trends within Microsoft’s ...
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Why Amazon’s Cloud Business Promotes The Weather Channel

Amazon Web Services (AWS), the cloud enterprise service owned by the huge online retailer, promotes it relationship with The Weather Channel. Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) could pick from scores of ...
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The 4 Stocks That Weighed on the DJIA on Monday

June 15, 2015: Markets opened lower on Monday, once again taking some punishment after negotiations between Greece and some of its creditors were summarily ended on Sunday. The dollar weakened ...
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What to Expect From the E3 Expo

E3, or the Electronic Entertainment Expo, is set to occur this week in Los Angeles. This is one of the largest trade fairs for the video game industry where developers, ...
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