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Merck, P&G Lead Dow Stocks Higher Friday

January 20, 2017: Markets opened higher Friday as investors got little guidance from economic data (there was none) or earnings reports. Equities traded higher in the morning and dipped beginning ...
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IPO

2017 Could Be Another Bust for IPOs

By Kashif, Investment Analyst at PrivCo, a private company financial intelligence platform Absurd growth expectations, market volatility, peak market valuations, and rate hikes could dash all hope of a graceful ...
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Top 5 Performing Dow Stocks in 2017

The year 2016 went out with a bang for stock investors, after a large November and December post-election rally. The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed the year at 19,762.60 on ...
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5 Worst Performing Dow Stocks of 2017

Even though the new year is barely three weeks old, it's not too soon to take a look at how the 30 blue chip stocks included in the Dow Jones Industrial ...
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Bitcoin ETF Gears Up for IPO

Bitcoin Investment Trust has filed an S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regarding its initial public offering (IPO). No pricing details were given in the filing, ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alphabet, Amazon, Bristol-Myers, CBS, Check Point, CSX, Facebook, PayPal and Many More

Stocks may have pulled back from the start of the year and may be off their highs, but the theme around the post-election rally continues to give investors hope for ...
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2 Short Seller Favorites Hit New Highs Ahead of US Inauguration

While the inauguration of Donald Trump as the next U.S. president will take up much of the attention today, short sellers also may be keeping an eye on two of ...
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Exxon Mobil, Merck Weigh on DJIA Thursday

January 19, 2017: Markets opened slightly higher Thursday as investors appear to be waiting to what President-elect Donald Trump has to say in his inauguration speech on Friday. Only the industrials ...
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Target, DryShips Tumble into Thursday’s 52-Week Low Club

January 19, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with relatively heavy volume among 56 equities making new 52-week lows in Thursday's session. On the NYSE, decliners led advancers by about ...
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What to Expect From the 2 Major Dow Stocks Reporting Thursday

The Dow Jones Industrial Average has stepped away from its 20,000 mark, and it seems that the animal spirits powering this rally might not be as strong as they once ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, Netflix, Nike, Tesla, Coca-Cola, Comcast, CSX and Many More

Stocks may be well off their highs from December, and they were looking for direction on Thursday. There is still a path for a 21,422 DJIA in late 2017 or ...
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Companies That Never Break New Year’s Resolutions

Special to 24/7 Wall St. From PrivCo The IFBB Mr. Olympia contest will broadcast live on CBS this September. Unless Arnold Schwarzenegger’s classic, “Pumping Iron” is constantly in your queue on ...
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Macy’s, DryShips Slide into Wednesday’s 52-Week Low Club

January 18, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with relatively heavy volume among 40 equities making new 52-week lows in Wednesday's session. On the NYSE, decliners led advancers by about ...
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UnitedHealth, Exxon Mobil Drag DJIA Down Wednesday

January 18, 2017: Markets opened mixed Wednesday following the latest report on the consumer price index, which rose to 2.1%, and gave investors and trader pause to consider the Fed's ...
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7 IPOs That Are on the Horizon

Even as markets have pulled back slightly from their new highs, more companies are considering entering the market. Generally speaking, a rising tide will lift all the boats, which does ...
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