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Verizon, American Express Lead DJIA Higher Tuesday

September 19, 2017: Markets opened higher again Tuesday on very little economic news. Existing home sales came in above expectations but lower than last month and the better news was ...
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Sprint and T-Mobile Reportedly in Active Merger Talks

Both Sprint Corp. (NYSE: S) and T-Mobile US Inc. (NASDAQ: TMUS) shares made handy gains on Tuesday after it came to light that these major telecom players were actively in ...
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Merrill Lynch Has 4 Blue Chips to Buy Now That Pay Huge Dividends

The more expensive the market gets, the lower the chances for big returns like we have seen over the past few years. Oh sure, we can probably stretch higher, maybe ...
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AT&T’s $23.34 Apple iPhone 8

The deals from carriers to sell the Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone 8 have started. The Big Four carriers may not get a chance like this one again for over ...
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Boeing, Apple Dominate the Dow on Friday

September 15, 2017: Markets opened mixed Friday but by noon all three major indexes were trading in positive territory. This morning's economics reports were mixed, with retail sales coming in ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

According to The Wall Street Journal, Japanese conglomerate Softbank has made an offer to invest funds into Uber. However, the firm wants a large discount to the current valuation of ...
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New iPhone Deals From Verizon, AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile

Now that Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) has launched its new iPhone 8, 8 Plus and X, the four major mobile network providers are making their pitch to current and potentially ...
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Chevron, General Electric Lift DJIA Wednesday

September 13, 2017: Markets opened mixed Wednesday and none of the major indexes has strayed far from the break-even line with less than an hour to go until the closing ...
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5 Stocks That Tanked the Dow Last Week

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose about 11% in the first eight months of 2017, a much better showing than the first half of 2016, when the index was down ...
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Should Verizon’s Dividend Hike Be Viewed as a Disappointment?

Raising your dividend is supposed to be a good thing. After all, close to half of total returns over the long haul come from dividends. In the world of the ...
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5 Ultra-Safe Stocks to Own for a Potentially Volatile Fall

The slow trading of late summer is going to come to an end with the Labor Day holiday upon us, and experienced investors know well what that means: The volatile ...
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Home Depot, Verizon Pick Up DJIA on Friday

August 25, 2017: Markets opened higher again Friday, but gains were hit quickly following Fed chairwoman Janet Yellen's remarks. Equities pulled out of the slide, however, and look to be ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

The European Union may kill a huge deal for Bayer to purchase Monsanto Co. (NYSE: MON) for $57 billion. Worries about cost increases for farmers who use the products of ...
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Home Depot, Cisco Systems Buoy DJIA on Monday

August 21, 2017: Markets opened mixed Monday and lacking any significant economic news, the markets traded mostly flat throughout the day. S&P's real estate sector traded up the most, while ...
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T-Mobile Beats Verizon in Mobile Network Rankings, Takes First Place

What has been the impact of the unlimited data plans now offered by all four major U.S. mobile network providers? The single biggest change is that T-Mobile US Inc. (NYSE: ...
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