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Apple Again Top-Performing Dow Stock, but Merck Is Closing In

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) returned last week as the Dow Jones industrial average's best stock for the year to date for the third consecutive time. Even though the company's shares ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alphabet, Amex, Apple, Biogen, eBay, Ford, Microsoft, PPG, Roku, United Rentals, Valero and More

Stocks were indicated higher on Friday after another big drop on Thursday. That said, the gains are a fraction of what was lost and the mood of investors is to ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today: Google Looks Toward China

A co-founder of Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) has died. According to Reuters: Microsoft Corp co-founder Paul Allen, the man who persuaded school-friend Bill Gates to drop out of Harvard to ...
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Apple Repeats as Top-Performing Dow Stock

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) turned in an encore performance as the Dow's best stock for the year to date. Even though the company's shares dropped nearly 1% last week, the ...
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Visa, Microsoft Lead the Dow Higher Friday

October 12, 2018: Markets opened higher Friday after a couple of sessions that saw a total of 5% shaved from the blue-chip index. The Dow opened up about 350 points ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alibaba, Amazon, Facebook, GE, 3M, Microsoft, Netflix, Snap, Square, Twitter and More

Stocks were indicated higher on Friday as overseas markets stabilized, but this is following sharp selling pressure this week in the major U.S. equity indexes. While the all-time highs are ...
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Boeing, Microsoft Tank the Dow Wednesday

October 10, 2018: Markets opened lower Wednesday and, barring a miracle, will close much lower. Bond yields are getting a lot of the blame--why take a risk for a 3% ...
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Apple Rises to Take Over as Top-Performing Dow Stock

After three weeks as an also-ran, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) returns as the Dow Jones industrial average's best-performing stock for the year to date. Even though the company's shares lost ...
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Apple World’s Most Valuable Brand at $214 Billion, as Tech Rules Top of New List

The annual Interbrand list of the 100 most valuable brands is out. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) is the world's most valuable brand at $214 billion, up 16% from last year. ...
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Nike, Microsoft Sink the Dow Thursday

October 4, 2018: Markets opened lower Thursday after Wednesday's abrupt shift in bond sentiment. Yields jumped and investors ditched stocks to chase bonds. The 10-year note jumped to nearly 3.23% ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

Some of Facebook Inc.'s (NASDAQ: FB) Instagram users were unable to access their accounts briefly. According to Reuters: Facebook Inc’s  photo-sharing social network Instagram was not working on Wednesday for ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

The new Canada-United States-Mexico trade agreement helped global markets. According to The Wall Street Journal: Investors greeted the completion of a new North American trade pact with relief Monday, lifting ...
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Nike Credits Kaepernick Campaign, Keeps Rank as the Dow’s Top-Performing Stock

For the third consecutive week, Nike Inc. (NYSE: NKE) is the best-performing Dow Jones industrials stock for the year to date. The company's shares lost about 1% last week but ...
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A Google Breakup Could Be Like Old AT&T

Could Google parent Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ: GOOG) be broken into pieces? Could Facebook Inc (NASDAQ: FB) suffer a similar fate? A look back at the history of tech and telecom ...
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Nike Remains the Dow’s Top-Performing Stock

Once again, Nike Inc. (NYSE: NKE) reigns as the Dow's best performing stock for the year to date. The company's shares rose nearly 2.5% last week and put up another ...
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