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A $1000 Investment in Microsoft at the Market Bottom Would Now Be Worth $7500

One of the most difficult aspects of trading is timing the market. Odds are if you have been in the market over the past nine years, most likely you made ...
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20 Companies Profiting the Most From War

The grim reality of civil wars in the Middle East, rising tensions between global powers, the spectre of international terrorism, and the increasing threat of cyberattacks are matters of ...
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A $1000 Investment in Apple at the Market Bottom Would Now Be Worth $21,000

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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After Coca-Cola Is Oversold in Market Mayhem, Analysts Start Showing More Respect

Coca-Cola Co. (NYSE: KO) had been considered down and out and dead money for so long that no one seemed to ever want to give its shares much recognition. It ...
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Does Qualcomm’s New Bid for NXP Kill the Broadcom Acquisition?

Chipmaker Qualcomm Inc. (NASDAQ: QCOM) announced Tuesday morning that it has raised its offer to acquire NXP Semiconductor N.V. (NASDAQ: NXPI) by nearly 16%, from $110.00 in cash per share ...
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Costco Is One of America’s Largest Car Dealers

Where most new car dealers are limited in the number of brands they can sell, Costco Wholesale Corp. (NASDAQ: COST) has no such limitation. The membership shopping club functions as ...
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3 Stocks to Buy That Should Maintain Their Huge 11% and Higher Dividends

It is usually a given that when a high dividend is too good to be true it probably is. In most cases, that scenario plays out. However, sometimes you find ...
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SunTrust Says Plunge in Oilfield Services a Huge Buying Opportunity

While oil has backed up fast since printing multiyear highs in January, it is nothing compared to the huge drop the oilfield services stocks have experienced. The industry was tagged ...
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Why Walmart Earnings, Guidance Failed to Cheer Investors

Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) reported fourth-quarter and fiscal year 2018 results before markets opened Tuesday. The retailing giant posted quarterly adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.33 on net ...
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In Another Challenge to Walmart, Amazon Offers Whole Foods Discounts

The Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) buyout of Whole Foods is a challenge to Walmart Inc.'s (NYSE: WMT) huge grocery business and to standalone grocery companies like Kroger. Amazon ratcheted up its ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) may keep some of its operations in South Korea. According to Reuters: General Motors has offered to convert debt of around $2.2 billion owed by ...
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Walmart, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Home Depot and More Major Earnings This Week

In the past week, markets have seemingly recovered after being largely driven lower as the result of a massive increase in volatility. All three major exchanges gained about 5% last ...
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More Health Care Catalysts to Watch For by the End of February

Generally speaking, companies that reside within the biotech and pharmaceutical industries are subject to a sizable amount of risk with regards to their drug candidates passing clinical trials and gaining ...
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Crude Oil Prices Recovering Lost Ground

Since reaching a top of around $66 a barrel early this month, the price of a barrel of West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude oil dipped nearly $7 a barrel before ...
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13 Fresh Dividend Hikes and Stock Buybacks Too Big to Ignore

It is no secret that investors love when companies pay solid dividends and when they announce strong stock buyback plans. What they love even more is when companies increase their ...
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