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The 4 Stocks That Bolstered the DJIA on Friday

May 27, 2016: Markets opened higher again Friday and all three major indexes traded higher for the entire session. The second U.S. first-quarter GDP estimate out this morning was lower ...
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Trillions of Texts Add Up to Billions in Telecom Investment

American's text, talk and share over mobile devices, generating trillions of conversations and downloads. The growing habit has cost telecom providers billions of dollars. Since the consumer trend continues to ...
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Why Verizon and AT&T Are Still Buys for Upside and Big Dividends Ahead

Investors love dividends, and one area that is ripe with high-yielding payouts is the major telecoms. This used to be considered a highly defensive investing category because no one would ...
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Warren Buffett’s Favorite Tech Stocks

Recently, 24/7 Wall St. had a good look at the latest changes in the Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway holdings. The most recent changes came as part of a new Buffett SEC ...
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The 4 Stocks That Weighed on the Dow Wednesday

May 18, 2016: Markets opened lower again Wednesday following the lead of both Asian and European markets. Both a strengthening dollar and an unexpected inventory build in U.S. crude oil ...
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Major Changes Seen in Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Stock Holdings — Including Apple

Being the wealthiest man in the world on paper tends to draw some attention. This is why investors and outsiders watch new equity investment positions taken by, or sold by, ...
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Weather Channel Rated Best News Source

In a new Harris research piece titled "EquiTrend Study," the Weather Channel won in the category of best TV News. That means it beat out traditional programming from networks from ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the DJIA on Wednesday

April 27, 2016: Markets opened lower Wednesday and traded lower until the FOMC announcement in the mid-afternoon. The delay on raising rates and at least some observations that a June ...
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The 4 Stocks That Carried the Dow Higher on Friday

April 22, 2016: Markets opened mixed Friday with the blue chip index on the right side of the flat line while both the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq composite started ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the Dow on Thursday

April 21, 2016: Markets opened about flat Thursday as investors and traders tried to balance remarks from European Central Bank president Mario Draghi (low rate will last longer), with falling ...
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How Verizon Earnings Came in Softer Than Expected

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) reported its first-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Thursday. The company had $1.06 in earnings per share (EPS) on $32.2 billion in revenue. ...
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Can Verizon Beat the Unions? Putting the Current Strike in Historical Perspective

Strikebreakers are hard at work at Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ), some working 12-hour shifts to fill in for some 40,000 union workers on strike since April 13. Verizon is ...
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What to Expect From Verizon Q1 Earnings

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) is set to report its first-quarter financial results before the markets open on Thursday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters are $1.06 in earnings per ...
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4 Value Blue Chip Stocks to Buy That All Yield 4% or More

The low yield landscape many thought would start to change by this year is looking more and more like a longer term event. In fact, Bloomberg notes that the demand ...
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6 Top Dow Earnings for the Week Ahead

Earnings season for the first quarter is now underway, and 24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of the top Dow Jones Industrial Average companies that are reporting their quarterly ...
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