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Toll Brothers Guidance, Adjusted Earnings Lift Shares

Toll Brothers Inc. (NYSE: TOL) reported fourth-quarter and full-year fiscal 2016 results before markets opened Tuesday morning. The luxury homebuilder reported quarterly diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.67 on ...
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Deutsche Bank Very Bullish on Steel, Raising Price Targets on 5 to Buy Now

Needless to say, the Trump rally has been something, and the reason seems clear. For the first time in years investors are actually very positive on anticipated growth in the ...
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Productivity Outpaces Labor Costs in Q3 2016

Is it possible that the endless decline and stagnation in worker productivity is ending? The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reported on Tuesday that the nonfarm productivity rose by 3.1% ...
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AutoZone Delivers Mixed Q1 Earnings Report

AutoZone Inc. (NYSE: AZO) reported its fiscal first-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Tuesday. The company said that it had $9.36 in earnings per share (EPS) and $2.47 ...
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Over 6 Million Americans Work Part Time but Would Like Full-Time Jobs

Americans puzzled by why unemployment of less than 5% has not caused a surge in either gross domestic product or inflation do not need to look beyond the workforce for ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Netflix, Nike, Pandora, SunPower, United Continental and More

Stocks closed higher on Monday and were indicated even higher again on Tuesday. The ongoing theme is that investors have not tired of what is close to an eight-year bull ...
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Atkore Files for Secondary Offering

Atkore International Group Inc. (NYSE: ATKR) recently filed an S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regarding a secondary offering. The firm intends to sell 8 million ...
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US Leisure Travel Growth Slowing Into 2017

Domestic U.S. leisure travel volume is still growing, but the pace of growth has slowed. The U.S. Travel Association's current travel index dropped from 52.2 in August to 51.9 in ...
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Half of the Dow Jones Rally Just 3 Stocks: These 4 Blue Chips Better Buys Now

It has been a huge move for the venerable Dow Jones Industrial Average since the election of Donald Trump. The index is up a staggering 1,200 points plus since the ...
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Will Kinder Morgan’s 2017 Budget Plan Get Derailed?

Oil and gas midstream giant Kinder Morgan Inc. (NYSE: KMI) announced after markets closed on Monday its preliminary financial projections for the coming year. The company said it expects to generate ...
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The Digital Future of Grocery Shopping

The supermarket of the future is here — at least in Europe. Italy's largest supermarket chain, Coop Italia, claims to have reinvented the customer experience in grocery shopping, with some ...
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Amazon’s 182 Million Visitors Among Its Huge Advantages

Among Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AMZN) seemingly endless arsenal of advantages over every other retailer is the 182 million visitors to its websites. No other retailer comes close. Based on comScore ...
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The Best and Worst Run States in America: A Survey of All 50

Comparing the quality of governance between states can be challenging. The decisions state governors, legislators, city mayors and other elected officials make can have wide-reaching effects on state residents, and ...
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Trivago Announces Potential Pricing for IPO

Travel B.V., also known as Trivago, has filed an amended Form F-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regarding its initial public offering (IPO). The company expects to ...
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FitBit, Teva Slide into Monday’s 52-Week Low Club

December 2, 2016: Here are four stocks trading with relatively heavy volume among 42 equities making new 52-week lows in Monday's session. On the NYSE, advancers led decliners by about ...
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