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Short Sellers Run for Cover From Major Social Media Stocks

Social media has taken the world by storm, building virtual communities for anyone who has internet access and allowing people to connect and share across the globe. Many of these ...
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Major Pharma Stocks See a Surge in Short Interest

Pharmaceutical companies usually are involved in a lengthy process of getting their drug candidates to market through clinical trials. There is a fair amount of risk involved, should a study ...
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‘World Cup’ Tops Google’s Top 10 Searches of 2018

Google issued its "Year in Search" tally of most trended key terms, the current version of which covers 2018. First  among the top 10 searched key words is "World Cup." ...
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Short Sellers Still Can’t Make Up Their Mind on Major Biotech Stocks

The short interest data are out for the most recent settlement date, November 30. Generally speaking, companies within the biotech industry are considered to be a riskier group of stocks, ...
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Could Major Banks’ Short Interest Be Signaling a Market Correction?

The financial sector was a major part of the Great Recession, and it was a major part of the recovery and raging bull market afterward. Generally speaking, the major financial ...
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Short Sellers Still Pulling Out of Solar, Taking a Run Alt Energy Stocks

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on November 30. Of the companies we watch, short interest fell on ...
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5 RBC Global Energy Best Ideas Could Be Big 2019 Winners

The pounding the energy sector has taken since early October, over 30%, is enough to make many investors run and hide. Many of top energy companies have been beaten back to ...
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Krispy Kreme Offers a Dozen Donuts for $1

Krispy Kreme is offering a dozen donuts for $1 for its 12/12 promotion. The only catch is that customers have to buy another dozen donuts for full price to get ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

China made some concessions in trade talks. According to The Wall Street Journal: Beijing sought to ease tensions with Washington as its top trade negotiator told U.S. officials that China ...
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What to Expect When American Eagle Reports After the Close

American Eagle Outfitters Inc. (NYSE: AEO) is scheduled to release its fiscal third-quarter financial results after the markets close on Tuesday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters are calling for ...
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Why DSW Is Tuesday’s Big Earnings Winner

When DSW Inc. (NYSE: DSW) released its fiscal third-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Tuesday, the company said that it had $0.70 in earnings per share (EPS) and ...
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All the Stores Lowe’s Will Close in the Coming Weeks

Home improvement retailer Lowe's Companies Inc. (NYSE: LOW) will close a number of its stores between now and the end of its fiscal year, which falls on February 1. It ...
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Aluminum Tariffs Key Driver in Creation of Over 3000 Jobs

The Economic Policy Institute (EPI) released new research that shows after Section 232 tariffs were imposed on aluminum (and steel) in March 2018, the domestic producers of both primary and ...
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CBS Shareholders Meet, Moonves Golden Parachute at Stake

At Tuesday's CBS Corp. (NYSE: CBS) annual shareholders meeting at New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art, attendees threaded their way through protesters gathered outside who were demanding that the company ...
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Chinese Firm 360 Finance Closes in on IPO

360 Finance has filed an amended F-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regarding its initial public offering (IPO). The company is offering 3.1 million American depositary ...
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