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How Seadrill Beat Profit Estimates

Offshore drilling company Seadrill Ltd. (NYSE: SDRL) posted second-quarter 2016 results before markets opened on Wednesday morning. The company reported diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.52 on revenues of $868 ...
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5 Fastest-Growing US Neighborhoods

While our image of a boomtown may still be one of a gold-rush city of muddy streets and canvas tents, there are new boomtowns — or rather booming neighborhoods — ...
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18 Jobs Being Replaced by Robots

The number of jobs in the United States is projected to grow by 7% in the next decade. Advances in technology and evolving consumer demand will certainly create at least ...
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12 Jobs Being Lost to China

Since the beginning of the 21st century, millions of U.S. jobs have been displaced or eliminated due to cheaper foreign labor. Trade balance changes in China alone have displaced over ...
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How HP Fell Flat Despite a Solid Q3 Earnings Beat

HP Inc. (NYSE: HPQ) reported its fiscal third-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Thursday. Overall, this quarter’s earnings beat estimates on both the top- and bottom-lines but this ...
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What to Expect From Dollar Tree Earnings

Dollar Tree Inc. (NASDAQ: DLTR) is set to release its fiscal second-quarter financial results on Thursday before the markets open. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters are calling for $0.73 ...
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Express, SunPower Wind Up in Wednesday’s 52-Week Low Club

August 24, 2016: Here are four stocks trading with relatively heavy volume among 22 equities making new 52-week lows in Wednesday's session. NYSE decliners led advancers by more than 2 ...
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Merck, UnitedHealth Sink DJIA Wednesday

August 24, 2016: Markets opened lower Wednesday and only the Nasdaq Composite made even a brief visit to positive territory during the day's trading session. Healthcare and materials stocks led ...
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Meet the New Hemp Derivatives Exchange

The trends toward legalized marijuana have been full of controversy. One aspect of "the other marijuana industry" is that around industrial hemp. This industry has been largely ignored since being ...
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Boeing Wants to Fight Forest Fires With a Howitzer

In something of a departure from its usual lines of business, Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) has filed a patent application for an artillery shell that would deliver up to six gallons ...
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Cliffs Stock Getting Battered Again

Since that fateful day earlier this month when Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE: CLF) announced the sale of 3.5 million new shares of the company's stock, the share price has dropped ...
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Concerns Persist on Mylan EpiPen Price Gouging — or Do They?

Mylan N.V. (NASDAQ: MYL) has been controversial for some time now. As a top player in the world of generics and having brand drugs, it should be in a great place. ...
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Why Analysts Are Chasing Best Buy Much Higher

Best Buy Co. Inc. (NYSE: BBY) reported its fiscal second-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Tuesday. The company easily had one of its best quarters ever, especially considering ...
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Will This Earnings Report Be a Turning Point for Tiffany?

Tiffany & Co. (NYSE: TIF) is scheduled to report its fiscal second-quarter results before the markets open on Thursday. Despite having a relatively weak performance so far in 2016, this ...
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Rising Crude Oil Inventory Stifles Prices After Volatile Week

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) released its weekly petroleum status report Wednesday morning. U.S. commercial crude inventories increased by 2.5 million barrels last week, maintaining a total U.S. commercial ...
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