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Automakers Demand for Lithium to Rise 17% in 2017

Lithium is the critical component of the lithium-ion batteries that power smartphones, laptops, and cars. Global demand for lithium batteries is expected to reach 1.7 billion units in 2016 and ...
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If Japan Legalizes Gambling, These 4 Companies Could Be Huge Winners

In the constant race for governments to find a way to generate tax revenue, gambling always ends up as the proverbial last resort. But when used properly, not only does ...
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Fitch Offers Brighter US and Emerging Market GDP Growth in 2017, Less So for China

As the year comes to an end, you can expect to see more and more 2017 forecasts. Fitch Ratings is joining in on that trend. Much of the report is ...
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Goldman Sachs Issues Upside 2017 Macro Outlook: Trump, GDP, Taxes and Policy

If there is one brokerage research firm that can turn the heads of all investors at once it would have to be Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (NYSE: GS). After all, ...
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Chinese Smartphone Vendors Gain Market Share as Apple, Samsung Lose

Worldwide smartphone sales in the third quarter of 2016 rose 5.4% year over year to 373.3 million units. Overall sales of mobile phones, however, dropped by 1.3% compared with the ...
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BeiGene Prices Secondary Offering

BeiGene Ltd. (NASDAQ: BGNE), which entered the market back in February, has filed an amended S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for a secondary offering. The ...
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Beigene Files for Secondary Offering

BeiGene Ltd. (NASDAQ: BGNE), which entered the market back in February, has filed an S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for a secondary offering. No pricing ...
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What a Trump Presidency Could Mean for Alibaba

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE: BABA) shares fell in Wednesday’s regular trading session. Shares are facing increased pressure after it was announced that Trump won the U.S. presidency. Essentially this ...
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Does Alibaba Have an Expense Growth Issue Overshadowing Revenue Growth?

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE: BABA) has already reported its earnings on Wednesday. Its adjusted earnings of $0.79 EPS/ADS was on revenue of $5.14 billion, both beating the consensus estimates ...
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Alibaba Earnings Rise as Revenues Continue to Soar

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE: BABA) reported fiscal second-quarter results before markets opened Wednesday. The China-based internet giant reported adjusted diluted earnings per American depositary share (ADS) of $0.79 on ...
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What to Expect From Alibaba Earnings

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE: BABA) is scheduled to report fiscal second quarter financial results before markets open on Wednesday. Around this time two years ago, this company was the ...
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China Smartphone Shipments Thrive as Apple Stumbles

Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) earnings showed how badly its sales have eroded in China. Further proof is data from Strategic Analytics, which shows smartphone shipments in China soared in the ...
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ZTO Express Underwhelms in IPO

ZTO Express (Cayman) Inc. (NYSE: ZTO) entered the market below its target in its initial public offering. The stock opened at $18.40 below its price of $19.50, but this was ...
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ZTO Express Closes in on IPO

ZTO Express (Cayman) has filed an amended Form F-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regarding its initial public offering (IPO). The company intends to price its 72.1 ...
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Why Goldman Sachs Sees Alibaba, Baidu and JD.com Heading Much Higher

It may not seem that unusual to see analysts issue Buy ratings on stocks, and it is even more common to hear them reiterate those same ratings. Still, when you see one ...
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