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Rail Traffic Jam Could Take Months to Clear, Hurt Earnings

Recent bad weather, a surge in crude shipments and a record grain crop have combined to create a jam in cargo delivered by rail. Train speeds have dropped around 9% ...
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Deutsche Bank Raises Price Targets on Top Transport Stocks to Buy for 2014

Generally during any secular bull market, the industrial stocks that are classified as transports are a leading indicator and usually a leading sector. Transports often give market strategists a glimpse ...
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Top Transportation Stocks to Buy for a Strong Second Half of 2013

Transportation stocks are typically leading indicators for the economy and the stock market. They did well in the first half of the year, outperforming the S&P 500 by almost 4%, ...
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The Oldest Company Logos in America

Few things are more tied to a company’s identity than its logo. Who isn't familiar with Nike's swoosh or McDonald’s golden arches? A good logo helps consumers recognize brands instantly ...
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Deutsche Bank Transportation and Shipping Stocks to Buy Now

With the summer conference season in full swing, investors will head to Chicago for the Deutsche Bank Industrials conference this week. Deutsche Bank A.G. (NYSE: DB) analysts expect investors to ...
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Stocks to Buy for the Coming American Energy Independence

The new American energy boom is underway as U.S. oil and gas production has taken off. The equity and quant analysts at Merrill Lynch see a particular advantage for firms ...
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Rail Cars Fill Up with Crude Oil, While Grain and Coal Shipments Remain Soft

In its weekly report issued yesterday, the Association of American Railroads (AAR) noted that rail carloads of petroleum rose 50.8% in the week, compared to the same week a year ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — Monday: Markets Open Higher, S&P Closes on New High

U.S. equity markets opened higher this morning after the U.S. Department of Commerce reported that personal income and spending both rose by 0.2%, which was slightly higher than expected for ...
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Top Wall Street Analyst Downgrades: Gold, Ecolab, Gannett, JetBlue, Others

Investors frequently get to see the analyst upgrades and Buy ratings from Wall St. firms. They often do not get to see when analyst downgrade stocks to sell or to ...
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U.S. Railroads: Do CSX Results Provide a Signal?

After CSX Corp. (NYSE: CSX) reported its first quarter results last night, investors began selling the railroad company’s stock and shares are down about 3% this morning. The company ...
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J.P. Morgan’s Top 15 Picks to Buy Now (CAG, IBM, DIS, GPC, MMM, FISV, PAYX, PPG, SYY, SIAL, UNP, UTX, PX, L, XRAY)

The stock market has come a long way since the dark days of March 2009. The Dow Jones Industrial Average has been up 10 days in a row. The last ...
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Major Companies Hitting All-Time Highs! (AWK, AWR, BRK-B, UNP, HON, MMM, CELG, GOOG, CL, KMB, PG, CLX, URI, DIS)

You know it is a bull market when you see major household names hitting 52-week highs. Right now we have many major stocks hitting fresh all-time highs! Should you be ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — January 24, 2013: Markets Mixed After Apple Earnings (AAPL, PG, EMR, CVS, GOLD, TIF, AMGN, SNDK, FFIV, NE, NVR, WDC, MMM, BMY, LMT, RTN, LUV, UNP, UAL, XRX, T, JNPR, MSFT, SBUX, HAL, HON, KMB, WY, NOK, NFLX, SWFT)

U.S. equity markets opened mixed this morning with the DJIA and the S&P 500 higher, and the Nasdaq lower, dragged down by concern over the earnings of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — January 23, 2013: Market Open Higher on Little News (COST, GE, VZ, F, INCY, AMD, CSX, GOOG, IBM, IGT, TXN, ABT, BHI, COH, GD, MCD, LCC, AAPL, AMGN, NFLX, SNDK, FFIV, NE, NVR, WDC, MMM, BMY, LMT, RYN, LUV, UNP, UAL, XRX, MAPP, AGN, NMRX, MCP)

U.S. equity markets opened higher this morning following a string of solid earnings reports yesterday and after markets closed last night. As we note below, earnings results were more mixed ...
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Railroad Stocks Falter on Coal Outlook (NSC, UNP, CSX, KSU, KOL)

Earlier this week, CSX Corp. (NYSE: CSX) reported quarterly results that were more or less in line with estimates, but the mix of shipments was not what the railroader was ...
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