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$100 Billion Cut From Global Energy Projects

The collapse of crude oil prices that started last Fall and continued through the first half of March this year has forced many U.S. producers to delay new drilling or ...
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Hedge Funds Adding to Short Positions as Rig Count Stabilizes

In the week ended May 22nd, the number of rigs drilling for oil in the U.S. totaled 659 compared with 660 in the prior week and 1,528 a year ago. ...
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The Most Loved Biotechs of Big Hedge Funds

With such a mixed performance over the past decade, some of us wonder why hedge funds are so revered. Ditto for many of the so-called guru fund managers. Still, investors ...
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The Top 10 Dividend Stocks of Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway

With the bull market now more than six years old, investors are looking for value and means of keeping upside in the stock market with at least some degree of ...
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Estimated $10 Billion Marijuana Sales in 2015 Far Too Low

When new business segments start to reach $1 billion in annual sales, they often get noticed by new business and venture seekers. But when new business segments reach $10 billion ...
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Insider Selling Heats Up as Market Drives Higher

With the earnings season for the most part over, we have witnessed increased insider selling over the past three weeks. And why not? With every dip in the market seemingly ...
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Gigantic REIT Buy Highlights Insider Buying With Market Near Highs

Despite the market again stretching to new intraday highs this week, insiders continue to make purchases of company stock, and that remains one of the most bullish factors, especially when ...
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Mega Millions Lottery Rolls to $214 Million – What To Do (or Not Do) If You Win

The Mega Millions lottery of $194 million generated no ultimate winner in Friday night's drawing. That means that it rolls on to next Tuesday, and the jackpot just got even larger ...
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Detroit Still Offers $1,000 Houses

While there is little or no sign of the success of Detroit's program to sell homes for as little as $1,000, the opportunity continues. The Detroit Land Bank Authority may claim the ...
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Walmart Offers Better Eggs

Walmart (NYSE: WMT) will start to offer better eggs, at least from the standpoint of "fair treatment" of animals  But are better eggs the ones that have fewer antibiotics. or ones ...
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Strong Marijuana Harvest Will Drive Down Prices

For the week ended Friday, May 22, the spot price for a pound of cannabis was $1,825 unchanged from the prior week. The futures price for November 2015 was also ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Friday

May 22, 2015: Here are four stocks among the 60 equities making new 52-week lows today. Frontier Communications Inc. (NASDAQ: FTR) dropped about 3.7% on Friday to post a new ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the DJIA on Friday

May 22 2015: Markets opened mixed on Friday on a day that was tough on blue chips. The energy sector slipped on a stronger dollar and lower crude oil prices, ...
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The Most Unusual Causes of Death By State

The leading causes of death tend to be the same across the country. A majority of deaths are due to heart disease, followed by cancer and chronic lower respiratory disease. ...
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Janet Yellen Tempers Rate Hike Scares Ahead of Holiday Weekend

It can be very dangerous for a Federal Reserve president to speak on the last business day ahead of a holiday. After all, most of the A-team traders and investors ...
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