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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Applied Materials, Kinder Morgan, Las Vegas Sands, ONEOK, Pandora, Wells Fargo and More

Stocks were indicated marginally lower on Tuesday after a small market loss on Monday. This is still the start of the fourth quarter, and next week we will start seeing ...
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KBR Buys Government Contractor Wyle for $570 Million

Engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) company KBR Inc. (NYSE: KBR) announced Monday morning that it has reached a definitive agreement to acquire privately held Wyle for $570 million, including a ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Berkshire Hathaway, CarMax, Noble, Phillips 66, Portola Pharma, Qualcomm and More

Stocks were indicated higher on Monday morning after a three-day Easter weekend, but many European markets were closed for the day. Now that stocks have risen but broken a five-week ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Abbott Labs, Bluebird Bio, Chipotle, Eli Lilly, Ferrari, Wells Fargo and Many More

Stocks had been higher on Monday but were really just looking for direction on Monday morning. Friday's 369-point gain barely made the week positive, but the trend that keeps emerging ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Abbott, BioMarin, CBS, Cisco, GameStop, Petrobras, Sirius XM, SunPower, Yelp and More

Stocks were indicated slightly lower on Friday the 13th, but that is also after a sharp drop on Thursday. Sell-offs create panic, but they also create opportunity. So far, the ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: EMC, FitBit, Keurig Green Mountain, Stratsys, Tesla, Wendy’s and Many More

Stocks have ticked higher on Thursday morning, but they were mixed and directionless earlier in the morning futures trading. Yet again, in a trend that is now about four years ...
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Credit Suisse Adds 4 Stocks to Prestigious Top Picks List

With the second-quarter earnings parade only about a month away, many Wall Street firms that we cover are updating the list of stocks that are shown as top selections to ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AK Steel, AmEx, Citi, MannKind, Micron, Ocwen, Seagate and More

Stocks were indicated marginally lower on Tuesday after the Nasdaq hit 5,000 for the first time in 15 years. If there is one trend that has prevailed without fail for ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Tuesday

September 23, 2014: The following stocks are among the 203 equities making new 52-week lows today: Chico’s FAS Inc. (NYSE: CHS) dropped about 1.2% on Tuesday to post a new ...
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Pentagon Awards $10.5 Billion in Defense Contracts

The U.S. Department of Defense awarded 19 defense contracts in its Tuesday evening announcement of contract awards. The total value of contracts awarded was $10.46 billion. Among the defense contractors ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Anadarko, BroadSoft, Schwab, KBR, Target, Valero and More

With earnings season about 80% complete, investors are looking for the stocks that will make gains and hopefully avoid losses. The markets are close enough to their highs that most ...
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KBR to Restate 2013 Financials to Include Additional Losses

Not surprisingly, shares of KBR Inc. (NYSE: KBR) took a hit in early trading Monday after the Houston-based engineering, construction, and services company announced its intention to restate its consolidated ...
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UBS New Equity Focus List Features Stocks Designed to Outperform the Market

With the equity markets seemingly hitting new all-time highs every day, we were intrigued by the makeup of the new UBS A.G. (NYSE: UBS) Equity Focus List. The analysts incorporate ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Stocks to Buy: Groupon, Rackspace, Sina and More

Investors are on the hunt for fresh research ideas that will lead to higher income or more profits. 24/7 Wall St. reviews many fresh research calls to find great ideas ...
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UBS Says to Buy Engineering, Construction and Infrastructure Stocks

As the economy starts to pick up, major works projects that had been on the drawing board are starting to be initiated. Everything from the construction and installation of oil ...
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