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Supreme Court Ruling Does Not Save the Coal Companies

The U.S. Supreme Court Monday threw the U.S. coal industry at lifeline with a five to four ruling ordering the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to take into account the ...
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4 Potential Biofuel Winners From EPA Targeting Aircraft Emissions

Many investors have made money by making investments in change that they foresee years into the future. This never eliminates risk, and some investors make the right call, but how ...
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US Job Openings Now at All-Time High

When you hear that employers cannot find workers, or that job seekers are not happy with the available jobs, some market and economic watchers scratch their heads. Now a new ...
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When a Strong Labor Department Jobs Report Is Treated Badly

With stocks and bonds so worried about the coming Federal Reserve rate hikes, the markets have been extremely focused on the news front around jobs. Now we have the U.S. ...
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Unemployment Among Teens at 17.1%

As the U.S. economy adds jobs at a fast clip month by month, the rate for teenagers remains extremely high. The pool of people in this age group may have ...
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Why Analysts Are Not Getting Behind Alcoa Yet

Initially when Alcoa Inc. (NYSE: AA) reported its first-quarter earnings, 24/7 Wall St. noted that investors might be confused on the results. To help alleviate this, we have gathered and ...
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Job Growth Gets Slaughtered in March

The U.S. Department of Labor released its March payroll and unemployment data Friday morning, and it is hard to imagine how it could have been much worse. The Labor Department ...
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MacBook vs. Surface Pro 3: Who Wins, and at What Cost?

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) announced the release of its new MacBook on Monday, along with the release of its much anticipated Apple Watch. This could mean bad news for Microsoft ...
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Biotechs and Chinese E-Commerce Firm on IPO Calendar Next Week

A full dozen initial public offerings (IPOs) were listed on last week’s calendar, but by Friday only five of the scheduled deals had priced and begun trading. Two of last ...
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AIG to Buy Back More Stock as Profits Tumbled

American International Group Inc. (NYSE: AIG) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2014 earnings after markets closed on Thursday. For the quarter, the multinational insurer posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) ...
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Tesla Stumbles on Deliveries, Targets 57% Jump in Production

Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2014 earnings after markets closed on Wednesday. For the quarter, the electric car maker posted an adjusted diluted earnings per share ...
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An Opening for BMW as Tesla Fails

BMW can benefit from Tesla Motors Inc.'s (NASDAQ: TSLA) failure, as measured by the electric car company's earnings. The German company has enough electric vehicles of its own, and should ...
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What to Expect From Applied Materials Earnings

Applied Materials Inc. (NASDAQ: AMAT) will report its fiscal first-quarter financial results Wednesday after the markets close. Thomson Reuters has consensus estimates of $0.27 in earnings per share (EPS) and ...
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What to Expect From Whole Foods Earnings

After the markets close Wednesday, Whole Foods Market Inc. (NASDAQ: WFM) is set to report its fiscal first-quarter financial results. Thomson Reuters has consensus estimates of $0.45 in earnings per ...
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Is Target Still Misunderstood by Investors?

E-commerce is becoming ever more prevalent. Companies that cannot keep up with this trend or are perceived to have weak e-commerce departments are expected to fall to the wayside. Target ...
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