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Merrill Lynch Says Jump on These 5 Dow Jones Industrial Average Laggards

They always say that the proverbial rising tide lifts all boats. Stock investors know that is about the farthest thing from the truth, especially in years where the bulk of ...
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Apple, IBM Lift the Dow Thursday

September 13, 2018: Markets opened higher Thursday following another good report on new jobless claims (a 49-year low!) and a CPI reading that was higher but rising more slowly than ...
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Alleged Conspiracy Dogs Pentagon’s $10 Billion War Cloud Contract

In late July, the U.S. Department of Defense began accepting proposals for a contract to provide the Pentagon with a cloud program known as the Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure (JEDI). ...
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Major Changes Seen in Berkshire Hathaway and Warren Buffett Stock Holdings

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) has released its major list of public equity holdings as of June 30, 2018. This is the largest conglomerate in America, and founder Warren Buffett ...
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DowDuPont, JPMorgan Weigh on the Dow Monday

August 13, 2018: Markets opened higher Monday but the joy didn't last long. Only the Nasdaq made it out of the red for a while, and then only barely. Continued ...
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IBM’s Rometty Could Be Next Female CEO to Leave

With the announced departure of PepsiCo Inc. (NYSE: PEP) CEO Indra Nooyi, only 23 Fortune 500 companies will be led by a woman. The next female CEO to exit may ...
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8 Dirt Cheap Technology Stocks at Huge Discounts to the Stock Market

The nine-year-old bull market has evolved into a choppy market in 2018. Many investors feel that the current valuations are stretched, and some investors feel that the valuations may be ...
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IBM, Pfizer Lift the Dow Friday

August 3, 2018: Markets opened higher Friday but the Nasdaq Composite struggled all day to stay positive. It might just hold on by the closing bell. The report on non-farm ...
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After Apple, Attention Turns Back to Market Risks

Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) shares rose to the point that its market cap topped $1 trillion. The event created a vacuum for all other financial and market news. Now, attention ...
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IBM Tries to Drum Up Bank Support for Blockchain FX Settlement

One of the more promising adaptations of cryptocurrencies has appeared to be in the rarified world of transaction settlement among banks. International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE: IBM) has launched a ...
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Merrill Lynch Says Buy These 5 Dow Jones Industrial Average Laggards

The venerable Dow Jones industrial average index is home to some of the biggest and best companies in the United States, and it continues to fairly represent the overall economy ...
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4 Top Tech Stocks to Buy Now for the Rest of 2018

The second-quarter earnings season is in full force this week, and with some of the mega-cap market leaders coming with results, investors will be looking for guidance for the balance ...
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Microsoft, JPMorgan Hold the Dow Level Friday

July 20, 2018: Markets opened mixed Friday and never moved far from the break-even line after a short push higher in the mid-morning. The President complained again about the strong ...
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IBM Is Still Not Microsoft (Update)

Update: Microsoft announced blockbuster earnings, fueled by its cloud business. Its revenue rose 17% to $30.1 billion. Revenue from its "intelligence cloud" unit rose 23% to $9.6 billion. Revenue in ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alcoa, Cisco, eBay, IBM, P&G, Square, Tesla, United Continental, Visa and More

Stocks were looking for direction on Wednesday with a fairly light day on economic data. Investors have had less faith and have seen lower rewards from buying the dips than ...
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