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The 4 Stocks That Weighed Down the DJIA

November 24, 2014: Markets opened higher on Monday but both the S&P 500 and the DJIA drifted lower. The DJIA fell below the break even line late in the afternoon ...
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Natural Gas Inventory Drop Sends Prices Higher

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported Friday morning that U.S. natural gas stocks decreased by 17 billion cubic feet for the week ending November 14. That compared with an ...
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Did Halliburton Get a Steal in the Baker Hughes Buyout?

With oil and gas producers getting set to announce 2015 production and spending targets that everyone expects to be lower than 2014 levels due to the drop in crude oil ...
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Significant Changes in Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Holdings

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) has released its public equity holdings as of September 30, 2014. Warren Buffett’s portfolio has recently undergone some radical changes on the surface, some of ...
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Who Wins If Keystone XL Is Approved?

The U.S. House of Representatives is scheduled to vote Friday on -- and certainly approve -- a measure to allow construction of the Keystone XL crude oil pipeline by TransCanada ...
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Natural Gas Inventory Rises Sharply, Weighs on Price

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported Friday morning that U.S. natural gas stocks increased by 40 billion cubic feet for the week ending November 7, compared with an expected ...
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5 Top Blue Chip Inexpensive and Neglected Stocks to Buy From Merrill Lynch

On most metrics that Wall Street looks at, especially forward price-to-earnings (P/E) and price-to-book numbers, most S&P 500 sectors are trading at average relative valuation. What that translates to is, ...
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The 4 DJIA Stocks That Pressured Wednesday’s Market

November 12, 2014: Markets opened lower on Wednesday, and only the Nasdaq Composite spent most of the trading day in positive territory. Utilities and oil & gas stocks pointed the ...
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Major Oil Short Interest on the Rise

Short interest data for major oil stocks was released for the October 31 settlement date. Most of the top oil stocks, with the exception of ConocoPhillips, saw their short interest ...
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Natural Gas Inventory Surges in Final Week of Injection Season

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported Thursday morning that U.S. natural gas stocks increased by 91 billion cubic feet for the week ending October 31. That compared with an ...
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Cowen Raises Price Targets on 2 Mega-Cap Energy Stocks to Buy Now

Energy, long the darling of Wall Street and growth investors, has been decimated by the drop in oil prices. With West Texas Intermediate (WTI) declining over $25 a barrel this ...
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The 4 DJIA Stocks That Sank the Market

November 3, 2014: Markets opened slightly higher on Monday as the blue chip indexes started the week sluggishly. Crude oil prices dropped below $80 a barrel again following news that ...
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Analyst Keys in on Chevron and Exxon After Earnings, Amid $80 Oil

While there haven’t been any major upgrades or downgrades from key analyst firms for either Chevron Corp. (NYSE: CVX) or Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE: XOM), this is what we have ...
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Berkshire Hathaway Near 52-Week High

Shares of Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) closed at $210,000 per share on Friday, less than 2% below the stock’s 52-week high. Combined, just the top 10 stocks ...
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The 4 DJIA Stocks That Boosted the Market

October 31, 2014: Markets opened higher on Friday following a sharp boost to the Bank of Japan’s quantitative easing program. The dollar got stronger against the yen, dropping gold and ...
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