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Is Apple’s Conglomeration of Services Turning the Company Into General Eclectic?

Investors in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) have seen a very defined transformation in the company over time. From growth of the Mac, iPhone, iPod, iPad and the Watch, 2019 is ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, Atlassian, Hilton, Microsoft, MongoDB, Salesforce.com, Snap, Visa and More

Stocks were looking for direction on Thursday morning with a mixed opening. While investors have seen the market recover massively, only to sell-off and recover, they have to be continually ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Activision Blizzard, AK Steel, Applied Materials, Cree, Dell, Etsy, Lam Research, Nvidia, Square, 3D Systems, Visa, Wayfair and More

Stocks were indicated to open marginally higher on Tuesday after Monday's sell-off took all three major U.S. equity indexes lower. Earnings season has been off to a rocky move at ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Adobe, Autodesk, BofA, Cleveland-Cliffs, Deere, Facebook, Freeport-McMoRan, Nike, Tilray and More

Stocks were indicated to open marginally higher on Wednesday, and now the Dow Jones industrial average is already up over 1,000 points from its lows just last week. Investors are ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Baidu, Chipotle, First Solar, Honeywell, JPMorgan, Maxar, Nokia, Nvidia, PG&A, SunPower, Xilinx and More

Stocks were indicated to open higher again on Tuesday, with U.S.-China trade talks leading the charge higher. Investors are still recovering from major selling and volatility at the end of ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AMD, Amazon, Apple, Bed Bath & Beyond, Citigroup, Mastercard, Paypal, Square, Visa and More

Stocks were marginally higher on Thursday after Wednesday's rate hike by the Federal Reserve. The odds are still very high for another interest rate hike as soon at the December ...
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Deutsche Bank Says Buy 3 Credit Card and Payment Processor Stocks Now

Think about it for a moment. How often do you actually pay for products and services with cash? If the answer is not very much, then you are like millions ...
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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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Ford, Starbucks, Under Armour and More Major Earnings Coming This Week

We are now in the heart of the second-quarter earnings reporting season, with perhaps the busiest week of the season on deck. Most of the companies in the S&P 500 ...
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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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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (NYSE: GS) and Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MS) did poorly in government stress tests. According to The Wall Street Journal: Regulators cleared most of the largest U.S. ...
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Will Amazon Deal Drive American Express Volume Past Mastercard?

Since losing its exclusive business with Costco back in 2016, American Express Co. (NYSE: AXP) has struggled to regain its spending volume. Between the second and third quarters of 2016, ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Aimmune, Anadarko, Carrizo, Mastercard, PayPal, Spotify, Visa and More

Stocks were indicated marginally higher on Friday, but the direction of the day seems far from set in stone. The trend of endlessly buying the dips has not worked ...
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Alibaba, CVS, Tesla and Other Earnings to Watch For This Week

Despite pulling back a bit in the past week, the U.S. broad markets still are up 3% or so in the past month. Not to say that this has been ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Accenture, Amex, Cognizant, FireEye, Mastercard, PayPal, Verizon, Visa and More

Stocks tried to continue Monday's gains on Tuesday, but the market failed to hold its rally with a big late-day sell-off. The major indices were set to open higher on ...
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