Natural Gas Price Ticks Higher After Storage Report

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported Thursday morning that U.S. natural gas stocks decreased by 42 billion cubic feet for the week ending December 2. Analysts were expecting a ...
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Q3 Underwater Mortgages Highest in Nevada, Florida, Arizona

Of more than 51 million mortgaged residential properties in the United States at the end of the third quarter of 2016, approximately 3.2 million (6.3%) homeowners owe a mortgage amount ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AMD, Cree, Fitbit, Hess, Juniper Networks, Lululemon, Priceline and More

Stocks closed higher on Monday and Tuesday, only to rocket higher on Wednesday with a new closing high and the Dow up almost 300 points. Stocks were indicated only marginally ...
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Can the US Cut Energy Use in Half by 2050?

In its Annual Energy Outlook for 2016 published in September, the U.S. Energy Information Administration projected that U.S. energy use would be cut by 40% to 60% by 2050. Cutting ...
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Crude Oil Price Dips on Inventory Report, Worry Over OPEC Cuts

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) released its weekly petroleum status report Wednesday morning. U.S. commercial crude inventories decreased by 2.4 million barrels last week, maintaining a total U.S. commercial ...
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States with the Best (and Worst) Elder-Abuse Protection

About 10% of Americans aged 60 and older have experienced some form of elder abuse, and in nearly 90% of the cases the abuse is perpetrated by a family member. ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Discover Financial, Juniper Networks, Kellogg, Micron, NetApp, Rio Tinto, Synchrony Financial, UnitedHealth and More

Stocks closed higher Tuesday and Monday but were looking for direction on Wednesday morning. All in all, the markets are right at all-time highs, and the 19,000 Dow Jones Industrial ...
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Sleep Deprived Drivers as Dangerous as Drunks

Lack of sleep is dangerous, at least for drivers. A new AAA survey compares the risk to drunk driving. According to the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety: Experts recommend that healthy ...
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Best US Companies to Work for in 2017

Anyone who's been in the workforce for a few years has probably discovered that not all companies are created equal, at least as far as being good places to work ...
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EIA Forecast Sees Higher Pump Prices Ahead, Slightly More US Crude Production

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) on Tuesday released the latest update to its Short Term Energy Outlook (STEO). By the end of 2016, the EIA is forecasting an average ...
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Over 6 Million Americans Work Part Time but Would Like Full-Time Jobs

Americans puzzled by why unemployment of less than 5% has not caused a surge in either gross domestic product or inflation do not need to look beyond the workforce for ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Netflix, Nike, Pandora, SunPower, United Continental and More

Stocks closed higher on Monday and were indicated even higher again on Tuesday. The ongoing theme is that investors have not tired of what is close to an eight-year bull ...
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US Leisure Travel Growth Slowing Into 2017

Domestic U.S. leisure travel volume is still growing, but the pace of growth has slowed. The U.S. Travel Association's current travel index dropped from 52.2 in August to 51.9 in ...
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OPEC Cuts Are Lifting Gas Pump Prices

The price of gasoline on Monday morning was up six cents compared with last week's pump price for a gallon of regular gasoline. Compared with the same day last year, prices ...
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Social Media Ad Spending to Pass Newspapers in 2020

It has been a long time since media industry observers began to believe it was better to be Facebook than the New York Times, at least financially. Based on a ...
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