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UnitedHealth Raises Over $10 Billion to Fund Catamaran Buyout

UnitedHealth Group Inc. (NYSE: UNH) has confirmed what investors were expecting with the sale of billions of dollars in debt. The deal had been telegraphed, but the various tranches are ...
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investor research

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alcoa, Marathon, Marvell, Starbucks, Vale and More

Stocks were looking for direction on Thursday morning. 24/7 Wall St. reviews dozens of analyst research reports each morning of the week to find new trading and investment ideas for ...
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Bull and Bear

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alcoa, Intel, Lululemon, MannKind, Marathon, Occidental and More

It is Friday (the 13th, mind you) and stocks are trying to find direction after a couple of big selling days this week. Investors keep hearing that the raging bull market ...
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Amazon and Walmart: Weekend Sprint Over, Holiday Marathon Begins

Thanksgiving online sales may have gone above $1 billion for the first time. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) may have had record-breaking Black Friday sales. But the big Thanksgiving holiday ...
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oil pipeline

Marathon Commits to Enbridge Crude Oil Pipeline Project

Marathon Petroleum Corp. (NYSE: MPC) has committed to funding a portion of the Sandpiper Pipeline Project being proposed by Enbridge Energy Partners L.P. (NYSE: EEP) and Enbridge Inc. (NYSE: ENB). ...
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Why Would Tata Consultancy Services Sponsor NYC Marathon?

Until yesterday, ING was the title sponsor of the New York City Marathon. The deal made sense as ING Groep N.V. (NYSE: ING) sells products to consumers and has hundreds ...
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Xbox One

Battle Between Xbox One and PS4 Is a Marathon, Not a Sprint

The fight over whether the new Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) Xbox One video game console or the Sony Corp. (NYSE: SNE) PS4 is the better product came less than minutes ...
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Oil refinery

Valero, Marathon Earnings Continue to Impress

Oil refiners Marathon Petroleum Corp. (NYSE: MPC) and Valero Energy Corp. (NYSE: VLO) reported first-quarter 2013 results before markets opened this morning. Marathon posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of ...
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Marathon Rises on Surprise Revenue Growth

Marathon Oil Corp. (NYSE: MRO) shares are higher in morning trading after the company offered solid third-quarter results, including a surprise year-over-year increase in revenues. The Houston-based oil and gas ...
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Marathon Files for Pipeline IPO

Marathon Petroleum Corp. (NYSE: MPC) has filed with the SEC for the IPO of a new pipeline company, MPLX LP, that would operate as a master limited partnership (MLP) and ...
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Refiner Marathon Stumbles (MPC, MRO)

Oil refiner Marathon Petroleum Corp. (NYSE: MPC) posted a quarterly EPS loss of -$0.21 this morning, way below the consensus estimate of EPS loss of -$0.06. Revenues rose to $19.44 ...
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Germany’s Merkel Sees EU Marathon

Angela Merkel of Germany does not expect the eurozone crisis to end soon. She calls it a marathon. In an address before her parliament, Merkel said as she refered to ...
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The Twitter-24/7 Wall St. Market Report Marathon Break-Up, Jobless Rate

Twitter  has, by most estimates, 175 million members, which makes it one of the largest social networks in the world. All major media companies are on Twitter and some have ...
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Marathon’s Angola Stake Not Going to China After All (MRO, CEO, SNP, TOT, XOM)

Angola's state-owned oil company, Sonangol, has exercised its right of first refusal to purchase a 20% stake in block 32 offshore Angola from Marathon Oil Corp. (NYSE:MRO). In July, Marathon ...
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Marathon Previews First Quarter Results (MRO)

Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) has issued its interim update for the first quarter of 2009. The company's E&P results came in higher than expected, 429,000 barrels of oil equivalent per ...
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