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The 6 Most Shorted Nasdaq Stocks

By the time Thanksgiving rolled around, investors and traders likely would have been grateful for a break from the six weeks or so of volatility and sell-offs. By then, the ...
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A New Google Chrome Browser — From Microsoft

Add a new entry to the list of items in the "if you can't beat them, join them" ledger. According to a report at Windows Central, Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) ...
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Amazon in Race for Market Cap Lead

Now that Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) has passed Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) in total market cap, what are the chances that the number three company by the same measure can ...
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4 Most Important Things in Business Today

AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) will launch a three-tiered streaming service via its Time Warner division. According to The Wall Street Journal: AT&T Inc., trying to reassure investors it can capitalize ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Amex, Dick’s, Dominion Energy, Grubhub, Intel, McDonald’s, Microsoft, Nvidia, Total and More

Stocks were looking to open marginally lower on Thursday after a 600-point rally of the Dow Jones industrials on Wednesday. Federal Reserve Chair Powell dialing down his hawkish tone and ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

President Trump said he would cut subsidies to General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) after it said it would close or cut production at several U.S. plants. According to The Wall ...
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High Debt Maturities Bring Risk to the Endless Stock Buyback Addiction After 2018

Now that 2018 is nearing an end, it is a serious time for investors to start thinking about expectations in 2019 rather than looking back at how choppy 2018 has been. ...
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Microsoft Catching Apple as World’s Most Valuable Company by Market Cap

In early October, both Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) and Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) traded at all-time highs. Since then, shares of both companies have declined in value, but the drop ...
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Walmart Shares Strong, Amazon’s Weak At Start Of Holidays

 Inc (NYSE: WMT) is supposed to be losing market share to Amazon.com Inc (NASDAQ: AMZN) every year, curtailing good prospects for the world's largest retailer. However, in the last month, ...
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Apple, Walgreens Tank the Dow Tuesday

November 20, 2018: Markets opened lower Tuesday as the sell-off in equities continues. Today's catalyst appears to have been a number of weak earnings reports from some major retailers. Belief ...
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UnitedHealth, Caterpillar Launch the Dow Higher Wednesday

November 7, 2018: Markets opened higher Wednesday partly a reaction to the Republicans' ability to hold on to control of the U.S. Senate, generally viewed as good news for business ...
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Could Amazon Be Broken Into 3 Pieces to Blunt Its Dominance?

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) rules two businesses and is a leader in another. Competitors and regulators have begun to question whether the e-commerce, media, consumer electronics and cloud operations corporation ...
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Merck Takes Over as Dow’s Top-Performing Dow Stock

Last week saw the Dow recover a goodly portion of the previous week's loss. The move higher resulted in a change at the top as Merck & Co. Inc. (NYSE: ...
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Why Buying Old School Large Cap Technology Leaders Makes Sense Now

October was a brutal month, and you can bet investors are thrilled to see it in the rearview mirror. While the various indices rallied the last two days of the ...
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Visa, Caterpillar Pace the Dow Higher Wednesday

October 31, 2018: Markets opened higher Wednesday and stayed well into the green all day. Perhaps its irrational exuberance at the end of a lousy month for equities. Only two ...
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