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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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Health Care Costs May Be the Major Issue in the Verizon Union Walkout

Some 40,000 Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) union employees are walking off the job after contract negotiations between two labor unions and Verizon failed. Negotiations with the Communications Workers of ...
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Google Dumps Kansas City Broadband Subscribers

It was too good to be true. The management of Google Fiber offered Kansas City residents free 5 megabits per second (Mbps) connections. Google will pull that offer in May, according ...
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Analysts Making Major Changes on Top Dow Jones Industrial Stocks

The week of April 8 was quite choppy for the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA), closing down 1.2% from the prior week at 17,576.96. Earnings season is coming up, with ...
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5 Stocks Pushing the Dow Toward Record Levels

If the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) passes its previous record high of 18,292 set last April, five stocks likely will be the engine. While the Dow currently trades at 17,577, ...
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The 4 Stocks That Tanked the DJIA on Thursday

April 7, 2016: Markets opened lower on Thursday with financials and tech stocks doing the most to keep the DJIA in the red. But every sector contributed, and none seemed ...
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Why Jefferies Hit the Brakes on the Top Performing Dow Stock

So far in 2016, Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) has been the top performing Dow stock, posting a gain of roughly 18% year to date. Despite this gain, one key ...
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