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Merrill Lynch’s Top Second-Half 2019 Small and Midcap Stock Picks

As the markets have raced to historic highs, it’s important to remember that the so-called FAANG stocks, (Facebook, Apple, Amazon, Netflix and Google) have driven much of the record-breaking performance ...
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Cellphones and Smartphones That No Longer Exist

Cellular phone technology has come a very long way since the first commercial handheld cellular phone hit the market in the United States in 1983, the Motorola DynaTAC 8000X. The ...
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Walking This Many Steps a Day Could Make You Smarter

We all know that exercise is good for us, both physically and psychologically, but many of us complain that we simply don’t have time to devote a couple of hours ...
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Wall Street Analysts Just Not Bullish Enough on Chewy After Smoking Hot IPO

Chewy Inc. (NYSE: CHWY) had a hot initial public offering this summer that made for the round of unicorn valuations debuting on the stock market. The online business of PetSmart ...
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June Small Business Optimism Slips on Low Sales Expectations

The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) Tuesday morning reported that its small business optimism index dropped from 105.0 in May to 103.3 in June. Last August the index reading ...
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Why Intra-Cellular Therapies’ Depression Study Is Nothing to Smile About

Intra-Cellular Therapies Inc. (NASDAQ: ITCI) shares dipped on Monday after the company announced top-line results from its two late-stage trial in patients with bipolar depression. Specifically, the data came from ...
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Study: Third-Hand Smoke Can Damage Your Lungs

By now, presumably almost everybody knows about the dangers of second-hand tobacco smoke: Even if you don’t smoke, being around others who do can be seriously harmful to your health. ...
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Small Biz Employment Trends Soften in June, but Wage Pressures Continue to Rise

It's still too soon to call the U.S. Department of Labor's unemployment situation report due this Friday, but the Paychex and IHS Markit report called the Small Business Employment Watch ...
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How Minerva Neursciences Is Outsmarting Insomia

Minerva Neurosciences Inc. (NASDAQ: NERV) saw its shares jump on Monday after the firm announced results from a trial related to an insomnia treatment. Specifically, the results came from the ...
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States With The Biggest And Smallest Governments

The United States federalist system divides and shares powers between the federal government, each of the 50 states, and tens of thousands of county and municipal authorities. As may ...
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Meet the Newest Treatment for Autism Using Cannabidiol

With ever more states legalizing cannabis in the United States, it’s only a matter of time before it is legal across the country. After all, this drug does offer opportunities—outside ...
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ISM Nonmanufacturing Report Refutes Weak ADP Payroll Trends for May

After a weak jobs report from ADP, a report from the Institute for Supply Management (ISM) is signaling that the U.S. economy and jobs market remained healthy in May. The ...
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These Are America’s Favorite Smartphones

The U.S. market for smartphones is saturated. According to a report in February from Pew Research Center, 81% of U.S. adults owned a smartphone. What that means for smartphone makers ...
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Can Nutanix Turn Itself Around After This Dismal Q3 Report?

Nutanix Inc. (NASDAQ: NTNX) shares tumbled after it released its most recent quarterly results late on Thursday. The cloud computing software firm posted a net loss of $0.56 per share ...
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One of Asia’s Smallest Countries Now Has a More Competitive Economy Than the US

Singapore, the small island city-state, has taken the crown of the most competitive economy in the world, according to an annual, widely followed, study. The United States dropped to third ...
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