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Bayer Stumps Up $66 Billion to Acquire Monsanto

One of the most talked about deals of the year has been the acquisition of Monsanto Co. (NYSE: MON) by German chemical giant Bayer. The deal was finally announced Wednesday morning, ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Consolidated Edison, Eldorado Gold, ENSCO, Freeport-McMoRan, Las Vegas Sands, Macy’s, Potash and More

Stocks were indicated marginally higher on Wednesday, but this is after the Dow Jones Industrial Average has fallen almost 500 points from peak to trough in just four trading sessions. ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Anthem, DR Horton, Intuit, KLA-Tencor, Netflix, Potash, Signet, Xerox and More

Stocks were weak across the board on Tuesday morning after Monday's snap-back rally tried to negate Friday's big drop. It appears that volatility is back in the market again, but ...
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Potash Corp, Agrium Merge in All-Stock Deal

Two Canada-based fertilizer giants announced Monday morning that they have agreed to a merger of equals in an all-stock transaction that will create a company with an enterprise value of ...
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Will a Merger of Equals Be Enough for Potash Corp. or Agrium?

When investors hear the term "merger speculation," they usually tend to get excited. These often mean huge premiums for the company being acquired. But in a "merger of equals," that ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Devon Energy, Illumina, Pandora, Panera, Potash, Regions Financial, Southwestern Energy and More

Stocks were higher on Monday, with the Dow Jones Industrial recapturing the 18,000 level again. This marked the 2016 high and also is the first close above 18,000 going back ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alphabet/Google, Exelon, Kinross Gold, Noble, Potash, Seagate Tech, Western Digital and More

Stocks were indicated higher on Monday after last week's 1% drop in the Dow, but the market is still barely hanging positive so far for the year. Now that the ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Chipotle, Oracle, Orexigen, PulteGroup, Reynolds American, Valeant and More

Stocks were directionless on Wednesday ahead of the Federal Reserve's decision on interest rates. With the Dow over 17,250 and the S&P 500 at 2,015, the markets are almost flat ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Monday

January 25, 2016: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 130 equities making new 52-week lows today. Bank of America Corp. (NYSE: BAC) dropped about 3.9% on Monday ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Amex, Caterpillar, Expedia, Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan, Home Depot, PayPal, 3D Systems, Twitter, Whole Foods and Many More

Stocks were indicated slightly lower on Monday after bouncing off last week's lows on Thursday and Friday. Investors have seen every rally in 2016 matched by sellers, but there is ...
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Agriculture: An Income Play Now, a Growth Play Later

It has been a tough half decade in agriculture. Major exchange traded funds have tanked, with the PowerShares DB Agriculture ETF (NYSEMKT: DBA) down nearly 45% on 2011 highs, and ...
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4 Top Commodity Stocks for 2016

The new year looks like it will kick off with some serious extremes in some very stressed markets. Commodities in general, and oil particularly, have been taken to the woodshed ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Wednesday

December 9, 2015: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 202 equities making new 52-week lows today. Harmonic Inc. (NASDAQ: HLIT) dropped about 5.3% on Wednesday to post ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Monday

September 21, 2015: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 115 equities making new 52-week lows today. Petroleo Brasileiro SA (NYSE: PBR) dropped about 3.1% on Monday to ...
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Is a Win for Potash Corp. a Win for All Players in Fertilizer and Potash?

It is always interesting to see what happens to peer companies after an industry leader either catches a key analyst upgrade or gets prominently featured positively in the media. This ...
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