How Many Stores Does Sears Have Left?

Sears Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD), which owns Sears and Kmart, made two announcements recently. It has a new chief financial officer and it will close yet more locations. So what ...
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Rules of Appreciation: Why Small Homes Pay Off Big-Time

Whether we admit it or not, when we set out to buy a home one of the things most of us think about is how much the home's value will ...
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Marijuana Price Steady at $1,655 a Pound

For the week ended Friday, April 21, 2017, the spot price index for a pound of cannabis was unchanged week over week at $1,655. According to the analysts at Cannabis ...
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Fast and Furious to Become Top 10 All-Time Movie Franchise This Weekend

Virtually all movies do worse in terms of box office sales in their second weekend of release. Red-hot "Fate of the Furious," the eighth movie in the Fast and Furious ...
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Unemployment Rate Drops Below 2.9% in 5 States

The national unemployment rate for March was 4.5%. In five states is it much lower, below 2.9%, which shows how much the jobless situation can differ from place to place. ...
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Mattel, Valeant Stagger into Friday’s 52-Week Low Club

April 21, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with relatively heavy volume among 58 equities making new 52-week lows in Friday's session. On the NYSE, decliners led advancers by about ...
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General Electric, Verizon Weigh on DJIA Friday

April 21, 2017: Markets opened mixed Friday and equities never moved very far from the break-even line all day. A terrorist attack in Paris draws attention to this weekend's first ...
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Should Boeing Worry Now That Airbus Has Delivered First A321neo to Virgin America?

European aircraft maker Airbus on Thursday delivered the first A321neo off the company's assembly line to long-time customer Virgin America, which is now part of Alaska Air Group Inc. (NYSE: ...
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Veritone Announces Potential Pricing for IPO

Veritone has filed an amended S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for its initial public offering (IPO). The company expects to price its 1.25 million shares ...
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March Existing Home Sales Up as Inventory Continues Building

The National Association of Realtors (NAR) reports that the seasonally adjusted annual rate of existing home sales in March rose 4.4% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.71 million ...
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Why Mattel Earnings Did Not Live Up to Expectations

When Mattel Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT) reported its first-quarter financial results late Thursday, the company posted a net loss of $0.32 per share and $735.6 million in revenue. That compared with ...
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Ocwen Back on the Hot Seat as Regulators File Lawsuits

The federal Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and 22 state regulators on Thursday filed lawsuits and enforcement orders against Ocwen Financial Corp. (NYSE: OCN) alleging that the subprime mortgage loan ...
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Fiber Will Connect Everything: 5 Top Stocks to Buy With Big Upside Potential

The fact that everything runs faster through fiber optics has been known for years, and is hardly a big secret. The reality is fiber connectivity is now fast becoming the ...
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XBiotech Stock Crumbles Following Disappointing EMA Meeting

XBiotech Inc. (NASDAQ: XBIT) saw its shares fall sharply after the company issued an update on its recent meeting with the European Medical Agency (EMA). The Oral Explanation meeting dealt ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Costco, Domino’s Pizza, Fortinet, Verizon, Yum Brands and More

After a huge Thursday in which the markets soared, the futures traded flat to modestly higher Friday morning. With earnings still coming in hot and heavy, many on Wall Street are ...
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