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The Top 20 S&P 500 Companies Buying Back Stock in 2017

Long-term investors have generally been a fan of stock buybacks and dividends. After all, dividends can account for about half of all shareholder returns over time. And buybacks can help ...
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Nike, Goldman Sachs Weigh on DJIA Thursday

June 15, 2017: Markets opened lower Thursday following the Fed's decision to raise the fed funds rate another quarter point on Wednesday and the promised another rate hike this year. ...
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Wal-Mart, Disney Sink Dow on Tuesday

June 6, 2017: Markets opened lower Tuesday not an any specific news, but apparently awaiting to hear what former FBI Director James Comey has to say on Thursday. Tuesday's best ...
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Why Payments Are Looking Better for Investors and Consumers Alike

Strong performance year to date and an outlook that includes long-term tailwinds for some stocks has led Wedbush Securities to raise the firm's price targets on many of the 11 ...
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Boeing, 3M Dominate the DJIA Friday

June 2, 2017: Markets opened higher again Friday following a lower-than-expected number from the non-farm payroll report. Bond yields were lower as investors are seeking cover for what looks to ...
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DuPont, McDonald’s Push DJIA Higher Wednesday

May 24, 2017: Markets opened higher again Wednesday and while equities have stayed in the green all day, they have not strayed for from the break-even line. The energy and ...
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UBS Makes a Huge Change in Quality Growth at a Reasonable Price Portfolio

The end of first-quarter earnings reporting has led many of the companies we cover on Wall Street to make some portfolio changes, and not all the changes are strictly earnings ...
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Warren Buffett’s Top Stock Holdings Keep Changing

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) has released its public equity holdings as of March 31, 2016. This is perhaps the largest company of them all among those watched on Wall Street. ...
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Intel, Apple Prop Up DJIA on Tuesday

May 2, 2017: Markets opened higher again on Tuesday but the gains grew increasingly narrow throughout the day. The energy and consumer staples sectors led the losers while industrials and ...
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4 UBS Large Cap Top Pick Dividend Growth Stocks to Buy Now

One of the disturbing trends about the ongoing market rally is that a small number of huge stocks are responsible for much of the gains, and that is reminiscent of the ...
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Merrill Lynch Raises Price Targets on 5 Top Buy-Rated Growth Stocks

The higher the market goes, the harder it is to justify many of the multiples being applied to shares. The big moves in the market since the election last November ...
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Visa Wins Big on Big Bottom Line Beat

Visa Inc. (NYSE: V) reported fiscal second-quarter financial results after markets closed on Thursday. The company said that it had $0.86 in earnings per share (EPS) and $4.5 billion in revenue, ...
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American Express, Goldman Sachs Dominate DJIA on Thursday

April 20, 2017: Markets opened higher Thursday and equities climbed steadily for the whole day.  The financials and industrials sectors posted the best gains for the day, while counter-cyclicals performed ...
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Top 5 Earnings to Watch on Thursday

Markets seem to be struggling to recover from a terrible Tuesday after a couple of key Dow stocks missed their earnings. Most of the major financial stocks have already reported and ...
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Top Dow Earnings to Watch For This Coming Week

24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of the Dow Jones Industrial Average companies scheduled to report their quarterly results this week. About one-third of the companies in the ...
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