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What to Look for in Texas Instruments Earnings Report

Texas Instruments Inc. (NASDAQ: TXN) is set to release its second-quarter earnings report after the markets close on Monday. As one of the larger players in the tech sector ($66 ...
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Top China Companies Among Jefferies Growth Stocks to Buy

With the markets continuing to print new highs, and interest rates continuing to hover near lows, the market is getting a much more difficult place to find stocks to buy ...
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How the Pokemon Go Hype Was More Entertainment Than Endless Money

Sometimes it can feel a bit dangerous stepping in front of a massive trend and fad. Even pointing out the risks or caution when compared to the past often cannot ...
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Sprint Loss Widens, Posts Record Q1 Subscriber Growth

Telecom giant Sprint Corp. (NYSE: S) reported first-quarter fiscal 2016 earnings before markets opened Monday morning. The wireless communications company posted a diluted per share net loss of $0.08, compared ...
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Verizon to Pay $4.83 Billion for Yahoo!

The final result of the months-long bidding process for the operating assets of Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ: YHOO) was announced Monday morning by Yahoo and Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ): the ...
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What to Expect From Gilead Sciences Earnings

Gilead Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ: GILD) is scheduled to release its second-quarter financial results after the markets close on Monday. Within just the past month, the stock hit a 52-week low ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Allergan, GE, HP Enterprise, Southwest Air, Williams Companies and More

Stocks hit a new high last week and were trying to open marginally higher on Monday morning. From low rates to Brexit, and from high valuations with a low VIX, ...
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Time to Sell Utilities, but Time to Buy 3 Other Great Dividends

Well, the ride was good while it lasted, and people who have been long the utility sector have not only been paid stellar dividends, but the stocks have traded up ...
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The Chance for a 10% Apple Rally

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) stock has rallied more than 10% over a short time in the past. The most recent examples are October and November 2014 and February 2015. Apple ...
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Rockwell Collins Earnings Tied to Airbus, Boeing

Rockwell Collins Inc. (NYSE: COL) reported third-quarter fiscal 2016 results before markets opened Monday. The defense company posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.63 on revenues of $1.33 billion. ...
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An Airbnb for Overweight People

Rent someone's home or apartment for a day, a week or a month. Airbnb has turned the process into a huge business that operates in 191 countries and over 34,000 cities. ...
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Hardest States to Buy a Gun

Born from a violent revolution, the U.S. constitution ensures that gun ownership is a fundamental right. Today, there are more than 7.5 million gun stores in the United States, and ...
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4 IPOs on Calendar for Week of July 25

Last week saw four initial public offerings (IPOs) launch into the public market on their first try, and three of the four posted sharp first-day pops while the even the ...
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Top Dow Earnings for the Week Ahead

Earnings season for the second quarter of the calendar year is underway, and 24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of some of the major Dow Jones Industrial Average ...
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Apple Picked as World’s Favorite Company

In a study that ranks "perceived strength" of companies rather than their financial performance, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) took the top spot. Research firm Future Brand described it selection methodology this ...
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