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Canadian Marijuana Use Jumps Even More Than Expected After Legalization

Legalizing marijuana for recreational use can be a controversial topic that crosses political lines, demographics, and age groups, and traverses borders. With more states in the United States having ...
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Why One Analyst Sees Significant Upside at Facebook in Crypto Endeavor

Although Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) had a rough run in 2018 amid security breaches, congressional hearings, and privacy issues, the company has done significantly better this year. In fact recent ...
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SEC Seeks Comments on Mom-and-Pop Access to Hedge Funds

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Tuesday issued a request for comment on a concept release document that the agency says is intended to "simplify, harmonize, and improve ...
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Hawaiian Firm Wants to Grow Seaweed in the Ocean

A company known for its once-controversial unanchored offshore fish pens has plans to get into the specialty seaweed business in a big way. Kampachi Farms LLC, whose main business is ...
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Amazon Says These Are the Best Books of the Year

Just in time for summer reading, the Amazon Books editorial team has announced their picks for the 20 best books of the first almost-six months of the year. Their number-one ...
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One Firm Sees Up to 45% Upside in Top Companies in Life Sciences Tools

Investing in the life sciences tool sector can be tricky, but according to the financial services firm Janney, the investing gain will be a result of finding the right secular ...
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Why Goldman Sachs Thinks Technology Stocks Are In Very Serious Trouble

The ten year bull market that started in March of 2009 when the S&P 500 hit the ominous intra-day low of 666 is the second longest bull market on record, ...
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How PhaseBio Pharma Could Change the Game in Antiplatelet Therapy

Shares of PhaseBio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: PHAS) jumped on Tuesday after the firm announced preliminary results from its mid-stage trial for dual antiplatelet therapy of the blood thinner ticagrelor and ...
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People Who Live in These 10 Cities Are in Really Bad Shape

Chances are pretty good that if you’re a typical citizen of North Las Vegas, Nevada, or Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, you’re not going to be bench-pressing 250 pounds or winning any ...
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Will People Trust Facebook Enough to Use Its New Digital Currency?

In March, Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) CEO Mark Zuckerberg essentially refocused the company he founded and controls as "a privacy-focused messaging and social networking platform." Zuckerberg outlined how Facebook will ...
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College Students Are So Bad With Money, the Government Says Financial Literacy Should Be a Required Course

College graduates in America are saddled with a mind-boggling $1.5 trillion in student-loan debt. Not only do these obligations haunt former students for years after they have entered the workforce, ...
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Despite Troubles, Boeing Raises Its Estimate of Commercial Airplane Market

Dennis Muilenburg, CEO of The Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA), said on Sunday that Boeing came to the 2019 Paris Air Show "with a tone of humility and learning." Given the ...
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The Government Could Force Amazon to Break Into These Three Pieces

A growing number of politicians, and now apparently some officials of the federal government, believe some of America’s largest tech companies are illegal monopolies that prevent competition in the parts ...
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Retail Sales Rise Ahead of Tariffs

May's reading on retail sales did manage to post a 0.5% seasonally adjusted gain. That's the good news. The bad news is that this was under the consensus target of ...
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Is This Reverse Stock Split the Kiss of Death for Blue Apron?

Blue Apron Holdings Inc. (NYSE: APRN) shares have been absolutely crushed since the company came public in the summer of 2017. It seems that the company has tried everything to ...
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