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Short Sellers Get Selective on Major Pharma

The short interest data have been released for the July 15 settlement date. Pharmaceutical companies usually are involved in a lengthy process in getting their drug candidates to market through ...
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Pharmaceutical Stocks May Be the Best Total Return Play: 3 to Buy Now

If one sector has struggled this year it has been the health care sector, which is surprising given that usually it is considered to be very defensive. But ever since a ...
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Goldman Sachs, Apple Boost DJIA on Thursday

July 14, 2016: Markets opened higher again Thursday after producer prices came in higher than expected for June and new claims for unemployment benefits came in lower than expected. The ...
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5 Companies Likely Buying Back the Most Stock in June and July

With stocks on the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500 having just hit record highs, investors need at least a bit of an explanation here. After all, this ...
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Short Sellers Run for Cover From Major Pharma

The short interest data have been released for the June 30 settlement date. Pharmaceutical companies usually are involved in a lengthy process in getting their drug candidates to market through ...
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Viagra Price Drops 50% as Drug Faces Competition

Viagra, the wildly successful erectile dysfunction pill, faces challenges from a generic version that will launch next year, and direct competitors Levitra and Cialis. In the face of these, Viagra has ...
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Jefferies Makes Major Change to Franchise Picks Stock Portfolio

The S&P 500 ended the first half of 2016 up just slightly, duplicating the very weak numbers from last year. This very mediocre showing hurts passive index investors, and it ...
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How Major Pharma Is Faring After the Brexit

The broad markets are recovering in the wake of the Brexit and it really appears to be one big head fake. We are also realizing that the Brexit was a ...
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The 4 Stocks That Buoyed the DJIA on Friday

July 1, 2016: Markets opened higher down slightly Friday before climbing to mid-morning highs only to trail lower for much of the day, before heading higher about an hour before ...
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Short Sellers Increase Bets Against Major Pharmaceutical Stocks

The short interest data have been released for the June 15 settlement date. Pharmaceutical companies usually are involved in a lengthy process in getting their drug candidates to market through ...
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20 Companies Buying Back the Most Stock in 2016

It is no secret that investors love dividends and stock buybacks. In recent years, there has been a larger shift into companies buying back shares of common stock, even while they ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the Dow on Tuesday

June 21, 2016: Markets opened higher again Tuesday ahead of Fed chairwoman Janet Yellen's appearance on Capitol Hill. The odds continue to improve that British voters will not choose to ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Chesapeake Energy, Motorola Solutions, Pfizer, Spirit Air, Symantec, Under Armour, US Foods and More

The stock market was indicated handily higher on Monday, negating most of last week's major drop. Is the trend of buying the dips already coming back into play that fast? ...
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The 4 Stocks That Tanked the Dow on Friday

June 17, 2016: Markets opened lower again Friday after a somewhat disappointing report on U.S. housing starts. St. Louis Fed president James Bullard suggested that interest rate hikes may be ...
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The 4 Stocks That Weighed on the DJIA Wednesday

June 15, 2016: Markets opened higher Wednesday on hopes that the the FOMC meeting would leave interest rates unchanged, the outcome most people expected and the actual outcome as it ...
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