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Charles Schwab Takes Wrecking Ball to Online Brokers: Free Commissions and No Minimums

Widely discussed over the past two decades is that the business of brokerage commissions was on a long-term race to zero. While some commission-free offerings and other almost-free offerings have ...
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Bed Bath & Beyond, Constellation Brands, Costco, PepsiCo and More Earnings Coming This Week

The markets are currently in the quiet period between earnings seasons, but a few prominent companies will be sharing their results this week. While these firms aren’t Apple, Boeing or ...
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Elliott Management Sets Sights (Again) on Breaking Up Marathon Petroleum

When activist investor Paul Singer and his Elliott Management investment firm first tried to split up Marathon Petroleum Corp. (NYSE: MPC) in 2016, Marathon was considerably smaller. The plan then ...
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Achillion Pharma Wins Big With FDA Breakthrough

Achillion Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: ACHN) has announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Breakthrough Therapy designation for danicopan (ACH-4471) in combination with a C5 monoclonal antibody ...
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Bruce Springsteen’s Greatest Songs on His 70th Birthday

"He's won audience and critical acclaim, but is still unknown to the bulk of the public." That's Rolling Stone talking about a 26-year-old kid from Freehold, New Jersey, back in ...
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Friday’s Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, Aurora Cannabis, Constellation Brands, Etsy, Marathon Oil, Roku, Square, Tilray and More

Despite recent volatility, the S&P 500 is still very close to its all-time highs. Investors have to grapple with much slower economic growth at the same time the bull market ...
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Every Car Brand’s Most Expensive Model

U.S. car prices are on the rise, in part because consumers are flocking to heavier SUVs and pickup trucks. Rapid advances in vehicle technology are also playing a role, especially ...
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Every Car Brand’s Cheapest Model

It is an exciting time to own a new vehicle, if you can afford it. New technologies have made the latest model car or truck seem decades ahead of models ...
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The Shortest and Longest Living Dog Breeds in the World

Dog owners will do anything to keep their furry, four-legged friend happy and healthy. Millennials spend over $1,200 per year on their pets, and most are willing to shell ...
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Why China Could Bring the Upside Surprise for Apple and the iPhone 11

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) is on the verge of releasing its newest generation of iPhone, the iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro. While the United States is a huge market ...
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CDW Set to Break Into the S&P 500

CDW Corp. (NASDAQ: CDW) shares jumped on Wednesday after the firm announced that it would be joining the S&P 500. The stock will take the place of Total System Services ...
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Why This Analyst Sees Massive Upside for Restaurant Brands International

Restaurant Brands International Inc. (NYSE: QSR) has enjoyed a prosperous 2019. On top of a craze about chicken sandwiches, its shares have soared by over 25% so far in 2019. ...
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Fast Food Chains With the Best Breakfast Menus

The fast food industry characterizes serving periods as “dayparts.” These are generally defined as breakfast, lunch, snack, dinner, and late night. Breakfast is the only daypart that has seen ...
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McDonald’s Celebrates Huge Milestone in the Delivery Space

McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD), like many other restaurants, has been moving to delivery with the help of the gig economy. Unlike the other, smaller fish, this Fillet-O-Fish is delivering to ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Acadia Pharma, Broadcom, CBOE, Etsy, Gap, GE, Home Depot, Lowe’s, Oracle, Slack and More

Stocks were indicated to open higher on Friday morning, for more than a week's worth of gains. The S&P 500 was also zeroing in on new highs. Despite all the ...
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