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Are There Hidden Risks If GE Sells Off Too Many Finance Assets?

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) was not among the major Dow Jones Industrial Average stocks loving the broad market gains most of Monday. It was among just a handful of ...
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Apple Is the Most Profitable Company of 2014

Buried among the news of Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) successful launch of its smartwatch, CEO Tim Cook's $65 million payday and a forecast that the public company's market cap might reach $1 trillion ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Chipotle, CSX, GoPro, Intel, Nike, Staples, Starbucks and More

Stocks were up again on Wednesday after the European Central Bank kept its interest rates on hold. Investors have proven that they will buy stocks on weakness, a trend that ...
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Bank of America Earnings Preview: More Like JPMorgan or Wells Fargo?

Both JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) and Wells Fargo & Co. (NYSE: WFC) reported earnings just the day before Bank of America Corp. (NYSE: BAC). Both banks that already ...
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Can Wells Fargo Earnings Justify Massive Book Value Premium?

Wells Fargo & Co. (NYSE: WFC) reported its first-quarter financial results Tuesday before the markets opened. The bank of Warren Buffett had $1.04 in earnings per share (EPS) on $21.3 ...
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What to Expect From Wells Fargo Earnings

Wells Fargo & Co. (NYSE: WFC) is scheduled to report first-quarter results on Tuesday before the market opens. Thomson Reuters has consensus estimates of $0.98 in earnings per share (EPS) ...
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Top Banking and Finance Earnings Previews for the Week Ahead

24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of some of the larger companies in the financial sector that are due to report their quarterly results in the week ahead. ...
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GE Outlines Industrial Future With Massive Asset Sales and $50 Billion for Stock Buybacks

Just on Thursday afternoon, General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) was reported to be in talks to sell up to $30 billion in its real estate assets. It was the sort ...
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What a $30 Billion Asset Sale Might Really Mean to GE

Reports were out on Thursday that General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) is close to selling a large part of its real estate holdings. As the company aims to shrink its finance ...
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Why Many Banks Need Fed Interest Rate Hikes Sooner Rather Than Later

Low interest rates, or perhaps zero interest rates, may be good for consumers. They are not too great for savers, and if Goldman Sachs is correct, it is getting to ...
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Is Berkshire Hathaway Becoming More Private Equity Than Conglomerate Under Buffett?

Warren Buffett and his team may be gradually making changes to how they operate Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A). The changes have been subtle in recent years, but the way ...
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Ahead of Earnings, Which Bank Stock Is Cheapest?

The “official” beginning of the new earnings season kicks off after markets close on Wednesday when Alcoa tells its story for the first quarter of 2015. The following week we ...
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Short Sellers Going Against Warren Buffett and His Top Stocks

Short sellers are often viewed by the investing public as more than just an interesting breed. Sometimes, particularly in bear markets or during market corrections, short sellers are simply hated. After ...
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Fed Approves Dividend Hikes for Most Major Banks, Citi Wins but BofA Does Not

The Federal Reserve has released its Comprehensive Capital Annual Review (CCAR) results and the news is overwhelmingly good for investors and operations inside of the major banks. While the stress ...
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After Apple Added to DJIA, at Least 3 More Dow Stocks Could Get Booted

The team members at the S&P Dow Jones Indices group made a bold decision by removing AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) from the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) and replacing it ...
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