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FedEx Earnings Sag on Lower per Package Revenue

FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) reported second-quarter fiscal 2015 results before markets opened Wednesday. The package delivery service posted quarterly diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $2.14 on revenues of $11.9 ...
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Bull and Bear

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: ARM, Exxon Mobil, Ford, Habit, Oracle, Twitter, UPS and More

Stocks have pulled back from all-time highs and energy weakness persists, with oil under $60 per barrel. However, investors continue to demonstrate that they will buy value stocks when they ...
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10 Shopping Days Until Christmas

The race that began at the start of November, peaked on Thanksgiving -- or Black Friday or Cyber Monday -- is nearly over. Only 10 shopping days remain until Christmas. ...
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Bull and Bear

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: ARIAD, FedEx, Genpact, Suncor, Travelers, UPS and More

Stocks were trying to post a recovery on Thursday morning on the heels of three days worth of energy-related selling. Despite a relatively harsh drop, investors have proven over and ...
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Significant Changes in Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Holdings

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) has released its public equity holdings as of September 30, 2014. Warren Buffett’s portfolio has recently undergone some radical changes on the surface, some of ...
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UPS Expects Record Holiday Shipments

It is not particularly surprising that a major shipping company would disclose that the holiday season will be its busiest. FedEx already has. On the other hand, the fact that ...
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UPS Delivers on Earnings, Prepares for Busy December

United Parcel Service Inc. (NYSE: UPS) reported its third-quarter results before the market opened Friday as $1.32 in earnings per share and $14.29 billion in revenue. That was against Thomson ...
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FedEx Predicts Record Holiday Season Shipments

Package delivery service FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) said on Wednesday that it expects global shipments to rise 8.8% during this year’s holiday season to a total of more than 290 ...
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Retailers Hiring the Most Employees for the Holidays

Retailers across the nation are accepting waves of new employee applications in preparation for the imminent 2014 holiday hiring season. Seven of the nation’s largest retailers will together add nearly ...
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FedEx On Track for New All-Time High on Earnings, Rate Increases

FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) reported first-quarter fiscal 2015 results before markets opened Wednesday. The package delivery service reported quarterly diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $2.10 on revenues of $11.7 ...
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UPS to Hire Up to 95,000 Seasonal Workers for 2014 Holiday Surge

The first announcement for seasonal hiring plans came out Tuesday morning from United Parcel Service Inc. (NYSE: UPS). The package delivery service said it will hire 90,000 to 95,000 seasonal ...
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Top UBS Dividend Ruler Stocks Continue to Increase Shareholder Payouts

In a world of continued low yields, one thing that continues to work for investors is top dividend-paying companies that continue to raise their payouts year in and year out. ...
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Pentagon

Defense Department Awards Contracts to FedEx, UPS, Alaska Air

The U.S. Department of Defense announced on Thursday the award of more than a dozen contracts for everything from environmental rehabilitation work to repair and maintenance work for missiles going ...
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Buffet

Major Portfolio Changes for Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) released its public equity holdings as of June 30, 2014. Warren Buffett's different portfolio holdings have not been changing much of late, but it turns ...
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Bull and Bear

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Eli Lilly, Enphase, Lululemon, SodaStream, Yelp and More

Stocks were lower on Thursday after weak overseas trading. Investors are braced for Friday's key unemployment and payrolls report, and they are still looking for upside from their investment funds. ...
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