States Where the Middle Class Is Disappearing

The American middle class -- once a major point of pride in the United States -- has changed considerably over the course of recent decades. The typical occupations held ...
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Cities That Have Lost the Most Teams

For the first time in many years, some NFL franchises are on the move. The Chargers and Rams recently left their host cities of San Diego and St. Louis to ...
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Reasons Why Scientists Think There Is Life on Other Planets

From the time people were first aware of the vastness of the universe, we’ve asked ourselves this question: Are we alone? We’ve walked on the moon, landed spacecraft on Mars, ...
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Tuesday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

February 19, 2019: The S&P 500 closed flat at 2,779.63. The DJIA closed flat at 25,893.28. Separately, the Nasdaq closed up 0.2% at 7,486.77. Monday was a relatively positive day ...
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How Carl Icahn and Friends Want to Boost the Shares of Caesars

It's official: Carl Icahn wants a strategic review and an ultimate sale of Caesars Entertainment Corp. (NASDAQ: CZR). After reports were out the prior week about the activist investor and ...
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Fastest Growing Local Economy in Every State

The United States emerged from one of the worst economic disasters in history less than a decade ago. In the years since the end of the Great Recession, the ...
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Can Herbalife Overcome This Quarter?

Herbalife Nutrition Ltd. (NYSE: HLF) is set to report its most recent quarterly results after the markets close on Tuesday. Consensus estimates are calling for $0.61 in earnings per share ...
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America’s Unsafe Medical Products

The government of the Philippines has banned the importation, sales and distribution of Dengvaxia products manufactured by Sanofi (NASDAQ: SNY) subsidiary Sanofi Pasteur, and it revoked the products' certificates of ...
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When Underweight Is Bad for Weight Watchers

Weight Watchers International Inc. (NASDAQ: WTW) shares dipped on Tuesday after one key analyst firm downgraded the stock. While being the biggest loser is touted as a great for most ...
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Why One Top Analyst Says to Buy PG&E Shares Now

PG&E Corp. (NYSE: PCG) is still trying to recover from the potential exposure of the 2018 Camp Fire and other liabilities put the company at risk of bankruptcy. It turns ...
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Is Oracle Buying Back Too Much of Its Own Stock?

The capital return policy by major corporations via share buybacks has come under more scrutiny of late than in prior years. While some companies have been great buyers of their ...
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What to Expect When CVS Reports Wednesday

CVS Health Corp. (NYSE: CVS) is scheduled to release its fourth-quarter financial results before the markets open on Wednesday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters are calling for $2.05 in ...
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Apple at an inflection point: Tripp Mickle delivers for the Wall Street Journal

A reporter better known for snark and Apple FUD has pulled together several threads of change into a coherent corporate narrative.   From “Apple Shake-Up Sets Shift In Strategy” ...
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How Intercept Pharma Shatters Expectations With Its Liver Fibrosis Treatment

Intercept Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: ICPT) shares jumped on Tuesday after the firm announced results for its Phase 3 Regenerate study of obeticholic acid (OCA) in patients with liver fibrosis due ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Applied Materials, CSX, Freeport-McMoRan, Frontier Communications, Lululemon, McDonald’s, T-Mobile, Ulta, Windstream and More

Stocks were indicated to open marginally lower on Tuesday, but the Dow Jones industrial average had risen almost 3,000 points from its lows of early January. Now investors need to ...
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