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Natural Gas Price Jumps Following Low Inventory Build

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported Thursday morning that U.S. natural gas stocks increased by 17 billion cubic feet for the week ending July 22. Analysts were expecting a ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Ballard Power, Facebook, Garmin, Mondelez, Range Resources, US Steel and More

The stock market may have recently hit new highs, but stocks were indicated marginally lower on Thursday after Wednesday's Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting hinted at economic downside risks ...
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iPhone Fatigue Helps Undercut Smartphone Sales

Smartphone sales only rose 1% in the second quarter to 340 million units, according to research firm Strategic Analytics. One of the primary reasons is what the organization called "iPhone ...
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Housing Prices Recover to 2005 Bubble Level

Housing prices have recovered all the way to 2005 bubble levels. But is the new level a bubble as it has been in the past? RealtyTrac, now known as ATTOM ...
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Crude Oil Price Plunges on Surprise Inventory Growth

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) released its weekly petroleum status report Wednesday morning. U.S. commercial crude inventories increased by 1.7 million barrels last week, maintaining a total U.S. commercial ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, BP, SunPower, Twitter, United Tech, Linear Tech, Analog Devices and More

The Dow and S&P 500 recently hit new highs, and investors keep shrugging off every bit of bad news and uncertainty. Even the high valuations are not keeping investors from ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Gilead, Sprint, Starbucks, Southwest Air, Texas Instruments, Disney, Nordstrom and More

Stocks hit a new high last week and are effectively looking for direction as very mixed earnings are coming with the start of a two-day Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Allergan, GE, HP Enterprise, Southwest Air, Williams Companies and More

Stocks hit a new high last week and were trying to open marginally higher on Monday morning. From low rates to Brexit, and from high valuations with a low VIX, ...
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Americans Own 300 Million Guns — Where Can They Carry Them?

A study reported in the journal Injury Prevention last year estimated 300 million Americans owned guns in 2013. According to the data, the highest concentration of these was in the ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AMD, Alibaba, Boeing, Pandora, Starbucks, Twitter, AT&T and Many More

Stocks were indicated higher on Friday morning, but the market finally took a much needed breather on Thursday after about two weeks of straight gains. Brexit, high valuations, a low ...
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Led by Miami, Mortgage Fraud in Florida Well Above National Level

According to real estate investment firm CoreLogic, the mortgage fraud rate in Miami is twice the national level. As a matter of fact, among the 15 largest cities based on ...
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Global Smartwatch Sales Dive 32%, Apple Watch Plummets 55%

The global market for smartwatches tumbled 32% in the second quarter of 2016, from 5.1 million units in the year-ago quarter to 3.5 million units. Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) Apple ...
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Natural Gas Price Up on Hot Weather Forecast, Low Inventory Build

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported Thursday morning that U.S. natural gas stocks increased by 34 billion cubic feet for the week ending July 15. Analysts were expecting a ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: American Express, AT&T, eBay, Intel, Qualcomm, Teradyne and Many More

Stocks were looking for direction on Thursday morning, but the VIX is challenging multiyear lows and the market has risen up and away to new highs. Brexit just feels so ...
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‘Warcraft’ Is Most Pirated Movie

"Warcraft" has posted mediocre box office since it was released June 10. However, in the world of pirated content, it ranks first. Hollywood still faces file sharing as a problem ...
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