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The 52-Week Low Club for Friday

December 19, 2014: Here are four stocks among the 55 equities making new 52-week lows today. Ascena Retail Group Inc. (NASDAQ: ASNA) posted a new 52-week low on Friday of ...
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10 Recent Dividend Hikes and Stock Buybacks Too Big to Ignore

Investors love dividends and stock buybacks. After all, these are the two most common forms of returning capital to shareholders under corporate governance. With 2014 coming to an end, and ...
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Air France Delays Delivery of Boeing 777 Jets

Many analysts and observers of the aircraft market have suggested that Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) may face a financial issue in the transition from its current version of the 777 ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Thursday

December 18, 2014: Here are four stocks among the 50 equities making new 52-week lows today. CVR Refining LP (NYSE: CVRR) posted a new 52-week low on Thursday of $16.88. ...
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9 Big Stocks That Doubled in 2014

The S&P 500 index has gained just over 12% in the past 52-weeks, a good effort, but far below the 32% return in 2013 and not quite up there with ...
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How RadioShack Could Lose 90% of Its Value This Year

RadioShack Corp.'s (NYSE: RSH) shares traded at $0.33 Wednesday, down from a 52-week high of $2.79. One more tiny slip by management, lower same-store sales or ongoing fighting with its ...
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Why Zynga Will Lose 50% of Its Value This Year

Zynga Inc.'s (NASDAQ: ZNGA) market value will be down by 50% or more this year. A combination of a failed business model and insider sales have sunk the stock to ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Wednesday

December 17, 2014: Here are four stocks among the 103 equities making new 52-week lows today. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE: CLF) posted a new 52-week low on Wedesday of ...
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Will Holiday Online Spending Yield More Revenues and Profits?

As of Sunday, December 14, U.S. consumers had purchased nearly $42.5 billion in goods since November 1 using desktop computers. That is a gain of 15% compared with the similar ...
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GM Sales in Europe Continue Free Fall

General Motors Co.'s (NYSE: GM) efforts to turn around its European operations have suffered another blow. As sales of all cars of any brand in Europe moved higher by 1.4% ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Tuesday

December 16, 2014: Here are four stocks among the 378 equities making new 52-week lows today. Barrick Gold Corp. (NYSE: ABX) posted a new 52-week low on Tuesday of $10.28. Based ...
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Will the UAW Ruin the Domestic Car Industry Again?

One of the causes of the deep losses that drove General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) and Chrysler into Chapter 11 where the high wages and benefits the United Automobile Workers ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Monday

December 15, 2014: Here are four stocks among the 354 equities making new 52-week lows today. Chevron Corp. (NYSE: CVX) posted a new 52-week low on Monday of $100.42. Based ...
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The World’s Top 10 Oil Companies

The price of a barrel of West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude oil has fallen from more than $100 a barrel in late June to less than $60 a barrel. While ...
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Honeywell Tempers 2014 Sales Guidance, Provides 2015 Forecast

At the end of its third fiscal quarter, Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE: HON) raised its full year 2014 earnings per share (EPS) guidance to a range of $5.50 to $5.55 ...
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