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Why General Electric Earnings Won’t Move the Needle Much (Updated)

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) reported second quarter 2017 results before markets opened Friday morning. The conglomerate reported an expectedly difficult report to analyze. Its diluted earnings per share (EPS) was ...
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Why GE’s Earnings Report Could be a Sideshow to Longer-Term Expectations and Internal Issues

General Electric Company (NYSE: GE) finds itself at a serious crossroad in July. While many eyes are going  to be on GE's earnings and guidance, there are many moving parts ...
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Why Analysts Are So Negative About General Electric Ahead of Earnings

Shares of General Electric Company (NYSE: GE) have been mired in controversy for years. General Electric has been reshaping its portfolio into more industrial and energy, while shedding consumer finance, ...
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Short Interest in GE Soars

For one week following the announcement that General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) CEO Jeff Immelt will be replaced on August 1, the company's stock climbed about 5% higher. Then reality ...
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STORE Capital Becomes Warren Buffett’s Next Big Investment You Never Heard Of

STORE Capital Corp. (NYSE: STOR) is not exactly a household name. Within the investing community, almost the entire float of its public shares is owned by institutional investors. That lack ...
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Are Warren Buffett’s Top Stock Holdings Overvalued?

If the markets had to identify the current greatest investors of modern times, Warren Buffett would almost certainly be at the top of the list. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) ...
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Warren Buffett’s Top Stock Holdings Keep Changing

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) has released its public equity holdings as of March 31, 2016. This is perhaps the largest company of them all among those watched on Wall Street. ...
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Why Deutsche Bank Issued the Most Negative GE Call on All of Wall Street

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) was weighing on the Dow Jones Industrial Average on Friday, more in a theme rather than a direct impact. Deutsche Bank downgraded GE to Sell ...
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How Warren Buffett’s IBM Sale Hurts the Dow and Hurts Ginni Rometty

When Warren Buffett talks, people listen. Buffett confessed on Friday morning, ahead of the Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) annual meeting, that he and his team had unloaded part of ...
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Warren Buffett’s Top Stock Picks Outperforming the Markets in 2017, but Berkshire Hathaway Isn’t

Now that the stock market indexes have posted six consecutive quarterly gains, 24/7 Wall St. has been reviewing some of the top areas that have stood out from the indexes. ...
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Water War Dilemma: Why Is GE Selling Its Industrial Water Unit?

If there is one component of life that no one can do without, it is water. The need around the world for more water infrastructure and development has been widely reported ...
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Warren Buffett’s 10 Most Profitable Investments of 2017

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) has released its annual letter for 2016, and 24/7 Wall St. has already broken out many of the top trends and takeaways from that report. ...
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10 Takeaways From Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Report

When Warren Buffett speaks, people listen. Being the richest man and being considered the greatest investor of modern times makes people care. Now that Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) is ...
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Warren Buffett’s Top Dividend Picks Versus 2017 Dogs of the Dow

Something odd has taken place over in the offices of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) in late 2016 and into 2017. The 2017 full list of Buffett's stock picks included larger ...
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Is Warren Buffett About to Get a Lot Deeper Into Food With Kraft Heinz and Unilever?

If there is one man in the business world that just about anyone can recognize, it would probably be Warren Buffett. He has been the world's richest man and is ...
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