Ebola Virus

New Ebola Fears in NYC Make Major Ebola Stock Waves (Updated)

Just when you thought the Ebola virus outbreak risk was dwindling down... Fresh headlines from Dow Jones and the New York post have put the markets on Ebola watch all ...
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DNA

Will Celgene Become the Next $100 Billion Biotech Stock?

Does Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ: CELG) have what it takes to make it to a $100 billion market cap? Some analysts would think so, following the favorable release of this biotech ...
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Will a New Ultra-Premium Guinness Beer Be a Hit — at $35 Per Bottle?

Sometimes new beer launches are great feats, and sometimes they are a risk. So, what is a beer drinking guy supposed to think of a new beer from Guinness? The ...
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Why Yelp Did Not Fall Even More After Earnings

Yelp Inc. (NYSE: YELP) saw its shares hammered on Thursday after guidance disappointed, along with its earnings. Some investors might wonder why Yelp is not trading lower, considering that its ...
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Wall Street

Sidoti Files for IPO: Wall Street Boutique Firm

Sidoti & Company Inc. has filed its S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for an initial public offering (IPO). No terms given for the offering, but ...
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Nokia Earnings Report Brings Solid Turnaround News

Nokia Corp. (NYSE: NOK) seems to have a turnaround afoot. The company reported that its non-IFRS earnings were €0.09, versus €0.06 a year ago, while the reported diluted earnings were €0.19 ...
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Football fans

Sports Sites Rising Among Top Digital Media Properties

Digital media research firm comScore has released its ranking of the top 50 U.S. digital media properties for September, and the multi-platform list is topped by Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG). ...
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Online Shopping

Full 360-Degree Earnings Preview for Amazon (Update)

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) is set to report its third-quarter earnings Thursday after the market closes. Thomson Reuters has consensus estimates of -$0.74 in earnings per share and $20.84 billion ...
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Natural Gas Inventory Less Than 10% Below 5-Year Average

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported Thursday morning that U.S. natural gas stocks increased by 94 billion cubic feet for the week ending October 17, compared with an expected ...
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Analysts Voice Concern After AT&T Earnings

With earnings season in full swing, investors have to be wondering how analysts are reacting to their favorite stocks. One darling for retirees and income investors has been AT&T Inc. ...
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Infrastructure

5 Stocks That Will Benefit as Construction Boom Continues in 2015

One source of growth for the economy continuing to fight back five years after the Great Recession is commercial construction. While nonresidential construction spending is 14% below past cycle highs, ...
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U.S. Workers Forfeit 169 Million Vacation Days Every Year

In the 25 years between 1976 and 2000, American workers used 20.3 days of the vacation time they had earned. Since then, U.S. workers report that they take just 16 ...
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What to Watch for in Microsoft Earnings

Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) is set to report its fiscal first-quarter earnings Thursday after the market closes. Thomson Reuters has consensus estimates of $0.49 in earnings per share and $22.02 ...
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United Airlines

Airlines Earnings Trends: JetBlue, Southwest, United Continental

Earnings season is in full swing and Thursday morning brought three of the major airline earnings reports: Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV), JetBlue Airways Corp. (NASDAQ: JBLU) and United Continental ...
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Home Prices Rise for Ninth Consecutive Month

The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) reported Thursday morning that U.S. home prices rose 0.5% sequentially in the month of August. Compared with August 2013, the house price index has ...
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