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The 52-Week Low Club for Wednesday

August 20, 2014: Among the more than 30 stocks making new 52-week lows today were the following four firms: Angie’s List Inc. (NASDAQ: ANGI) saw shares fall nearly 3% to ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Tuesday

August 19, 2014: Stocks making new 52-week lows today included the following four firms: Coupons.com Inc. (NYSE: COUP) saw shares fall more than 8.5% to a new 52-week low of ...
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Why Are J.C. Penney Shares Surging?

Last Thursday J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) reported second-quarter earnings that took a while for investors to absorb apparently, because the stock couldn’t sustain the share price’s initial jolt ...
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What Apple at $100 Again Means

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) is zeroing in again on a new all-time high share price. The stock topped out at $705 a share in September 2012. On a split-adjusted basis ...
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Sprint’s New Subscription Offer: Double the Data, Double the Confusion

Provided customers can figure out exactly what they’re getting from the Sprint Corp.’s (NYSE: S) new Family Share Pack pricing, the deals might be pretty good. The offer certainly has ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Monday

August 18, 2014: Stocks making new 52-week lows today included the following four firms: Fabrinet (NYSE: FN) saw shares fall more than 18% to a new 52-week low of $13.57 ...
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Google Easily the Top U.S. Web Property

Digital media research firm comScore Inc. (NASDAQ: SCOR) has released its ranking of the top 50 U.S. web properties for July and the list is topped, once again, by the ...
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Sonic Automotive Takes on CarMax

New and used car retailer Sonic Automotive Inc. (NYSE: SAH) announced Monday morning that it plans to open the first of a chain of used-vehicle stores under the name of ...
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Surprising Stocks Poised to Be Huge E-Commerce Winners

Just about everybody has purchased something on the Internet, so it comes as no surprise that some of the leading Internet retailers continue to grow their businesses even bigger than ...
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American Companies Profiting From Tear Gas

Whether tear gas is used in Egypt or on the streets of Ferguson, Mo., most companies that make it are headquartered in the United States. Business, for the time being, must be ...
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Volvo to Launch Car to Compete With BMW

Volvo has been back from the dead more than once. Its current resurrection may happen under new parent Zhejiang Geely Holding. The Swedish car company has a long way to go, ...
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Walmart Clears Out Summer Inventory

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) has started to clear our summer inventory using e-commerce to augment what it is doing in its stores. By Labor Day, many items will have ...
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Elio Has Only 26,000 Orders for Its Cars

Elio, which claims it has introduced a revolutionary lightweight, high-gas mileage, inexpensive car, has a problem. Orders for the vehicle are barely above 26,000 (26,896 as of August 10) just ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Friday

August 15, 2014: Stocks making new 52-week lows today included the following four firms. Chico’s FAS Inc. (NYSE: CHS) saw shares fall 2% to a new 52-week low of $14.80 ...
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Supervalu Hacked and Customer Data May Have Been Stolen

Supervalu Inc. (NYSE: SVU) reported early Friday morning that some of its food and liquor stores suffered a "criminal intrusion" of the computer network that processes payment card transactions. The ...
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