Intel, Chevron Lead DJIA Higher Friday

February 23, 2018: Markets opened higher again Friday and stayed there all day. The Fed's semi-annual monetary report indicated that rate hikes are likely to number 3 not 4 this ...
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US Oil Rig Count Rises by One; Crude Price Remains Higher

In the week ended February 23, 2018, the number of land rigs drilling for oil in the United States totaled 799, one more than in the previous week and up ...
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Alphabet Launching ARCore at Mobile World Congress

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL) said Friday that it is launching its augmented reality (AR) software development kit for Android, ARCore 1.0, at next week's Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain. ...
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If You Had Invested $1000 in Walmart at the Market Bottom, It Would Now Be Worth $2400

Timing the market is easily one of the most difficult parts of trading. In particular, calling the market bottom and knowing when to get in is usually something investors only ...
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Why Trade Desk Earnings Are Explosive

When Trade Desk Inc. (NASDAQ: TTD) released its fourth-quarter financial results late on Thursday, the company said that it had $0.54 in earnings per share (EPS) and $102.6 million in ...
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States With the Most Hate Groups

The number of active hate groups in the United States has steadily risen over the past several years, from 784 in 2014 to 954 as of 2017, according to ...
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SEC Issues New Guidance on Cybersecurity Attacks

On Wednesday the U.S. Security and Exchange Commission (SEC) issued what it calls "interpretive guidance" for publicly traded companies, directing the firms to provide more and more timely information on ...
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60-Day Clock Starts for Net Neutrality Supporters

New Federal Communications Commission (FCC) rules rescinding net neutrality were published in the Federal Register on Thursday, kicking off a 60-day comment period before the new rules become effective. The ...
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Revenue Growth and Dividend Hike Look Stronger Than Universal Display Reaction

When Universal Display Corp. (NASDAQ: OLED) reported its most recent quarterly results late on Thursday, the company said that it had $0.93 in earnings per share on $115.9 million in ...
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NRA Risks Support of Some Businesses

The horrific killing of 17 students and faculty at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, has caused at least a few businesses to rethink their relationship to the ...
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Stanford’s New Cancer Immunotherapy Starting Clinical Trials Could Spur a Big Pharma Bid

The concept behind cancer immunotherapy vaccines has been around since, believe it or not, 1891. This is when one Dr. William Coley began directly injecting tumors with bacteria, with 10% ...
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Acacia Communications Whiffs on Q4 Earnings

When Acacia Communications Inc. (NASDAQ: ACIA) reported its most recently quarterly results late on Thursday, the firm said that it had $0.27 in earnings per share (EPS) on $86.6 million ...
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5 Must-Buy Stocks If the Stock Market Retests Correction Lows

It is very rare for a market to suffer a 10% correction, as this one did recently, and have what’s called a V-shaped recovery. That is where a low is ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Albermarle, Allergan, Boston Scientific, eBay, FedEx, Gogo, LendingTree, Nokia, UPS, Vertex and More

The stock market has demonstrated that perhaps the return of volatility is real after Wednesday's big gains suddenly turned into a big loss in the final 30 minutes of trading. ...
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Boeing CEO Talks Air Force One Deal With Trump

As the philosopher Yogi Berra once said, "It ain't over 'til it's over." Yogi wasn't talking about the contract between the U.S. Air Force and Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) to ...
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