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Mystery IPO Doubles On Debut

It is just not that common where an initial public offering (IPO) comes along and totally blows its debut out of the water without investors catching on. So, what about ...
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Why Apple Shares Could Drop Back to $100

An analyst at small investment bank Cantor Fitzgerald wrote that Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) market cap could swell to $1 trillion if shares rise from the current price of $130 ...
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China Manufacturing Collapses

In the "go fast, go slow" Chinese economy, data show that the recent "go slow" period will extend itself. The HSBC/Markit PMI flash for China was 49.2, against a figure ...
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China Growth to Drop Below 7% as Economic Risks of Pollution Grow

New comments from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) say that the agency believes China's gross domestic product (GDP) will grow 7.0% this year and 6.9% in 2016. What ...
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What Investors Need to Know About Alibaba Lockup Expiration

This Thursday another 429 million shares of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE: BABA) will have exited the six-month lockup period on insider sales following the company’s initial public offering last ...
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Tesla Fires China Staff as Sales Falter

In 2014 Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) sent 4,800 Model S sedans to China. Of those, 2,499 were sold and 2,301 were not. Reports from China dated Monday indicate that ...
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The Real Driving Force Behind Great JA Solar Earnings

Thursday before the markets opened, JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ: JASO) released its fourth-quarter financial results. The solar company had $0.28 in earnings per American depositary share (ADS) and ...
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Coming Alibaba Lockup Expiration Just a Warm-Up for September Explosion

Shares of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE: BABA) are down more than 20% in 2015, and that decline could carry over into next week when the first lockup period on ...
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Overseas Companies With High Exposure in the US

Both the European and Japanese central banks have embarked on quantitative easing programs that have significantly weakened their currency versus the U.S. dollar. A weaker currency can make the goods ...
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Will Air Pollution Kill the Car Market in China?

Sales of cars in China may reach 21 million this year, but the future of the growth will collide with the nation's raging air pollution problem. The pressure on the government ...
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Qualcomm Using Higher Dividends and Buybacks to Compensate for Earnings

Just after the markets closed Monday, Qualcomm Inc. (NASDAQ: QCOM) announced that its board of directors approved a huge jump in the company’s buyback program. Qualcomm increased the share repurchase ...
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Why Analysts May Now Prefer McDonald’s Over Yum Brands

According to some analysts, there appears to be a changing of the guard in the fast-food world as McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) is taking the place of Yum! Brands Inc. ...
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Casino Revenues Tumble by 50% in Macau

The gambling control board of Macau released its report on the island’s gambling revenues for February late Monday evening, and the report was, perhaps amazingly, slightly better than analysts had ...
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100 Million Chinese Watch Pollution Video Online

In its first two days of release, a 143-minute documentary on the vast pollution problem in China has been viewed by more than 100 million Chinese citizens on the Tencent ...
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BMW Shares Pound US Companies

Shares of BMW (Bayerische Motoren Werke) have risen almost 33% in the past 12 months. U.S. automakers’ stocks, by comparison, have added less than 10% to their share prices. The ...
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