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  1. Goldman Sachs and Other Financial Stocks Making Big Moves ...
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    Goldman Sachs and Other Financial Stocks Making Big Moves ...

    The Nasdaq has slipped 0.7%, the S&P 500 has decreased 0.8% and the Dow is trading down 0.6% on a bad morning for the market. The financial sector is the category of stocks containing firms that provi ...
  2. Intuitive Surgical Among Healthcare's Biggest Movers on ...
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    Intuitive Surgical Among Healthcare's Biggest Movers on ...

    The market is having a bad day so far: the Nasdaq has declined 1.1%; the S&P 500 is trading down 0.6%; and the Dow has fallen 0.3%. The healthcare sector is the category of stocks relating to medical ...
  3. PG&E and More Big Movers in Utilities on December 24, 2 ...
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    PG&E and More Big Movers in Utilities on December 24, 2 ...

    The market is currently down, with the Nasdaq down 0.2%, the S&P 500 falling 0.3% and the Dow decreasing 0.4%. The utilities sector is a category of stocks for utilities such as gas and power. It cont ...
  4. CBRE Group and Other Big Movers In Real Estate Operations ...
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    CBRE Group and Other Big Movers In Real Estate Operations ...

    The morning has been bad for the market. The Nasdaq is trading down 2%; the S&P 500 has slipped 1.9%; and the Dow has decreased 1.4%. The Real Estate Operations sector (IYR) is down 0.1%, outperformin ...
  5. NIKE and More Big Movers on the NYSE on December 21, 2012
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    NIKE and More Big Movers on the NYSE on December 21, 2012

    This morning has been rocky for the market. The Nasdaq has fallen 2%; the S&P 500 has slipped 1.9%; and the Dow has fallen 1.4%. The NYSE is a stock exchange based in New York City, considered the ...
  6. SPDR S&P 500 and Other Financial Stocks Making Big Moves ...
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    SPDR S&P 500 and Other Financial Stocks Making Big Moves ...

    It's been a bad day for the market after the morning's trading. The Nasdaq has decreased 2%; the S&P 500 has declined 1.9%; and the Dow has decreased 1.4%. The financial sector is the category of stoc ...
  7. Capital Goods Stocks, Including Caterpillar, Making Big ...
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    Capital Goods Stocks, Including Caterpillar, Making Big ...

    On a bad day for the market, the Nasdaq has fallen 2%, the S&P 500 has slipped 1.9% and the Dow has declined 1.4%. The capital goods sector is the category of stocks related to the manufacture or dist ...
  8. Healthcare Stocks, Including Thermo Fisher, Making Big Moves ...
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    Healthcare Stocks, Including Thermo Fisher, Making Big Moves ...

    On a bad day for the market, the Nasdaq has slipped 2%, the S&P 500 is trading down 1.9% and the Dow is down 1.4%. The healthcare sector is the category of stocks relating to medical and healthcare ...
  9. Nike Second Quarter Earnings
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    Nike Second Quarter Earnings

    Nike (NYSE:NKE) announced its results for the most recent quarter on December 20, 2012. Nike designs and markets high-quality footwear, apparel, equipment, and accessory products throughout the world. ...
  10. Discover Financial Services' Fourth Quarter Earnings Report
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    Discover Financial Services' Fourth Quarter Earnings Report

    Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) announced its results for the most recent quarter on December 20, 2012. Discover Financial Services is a credit card issuer in the United States and an electroni ...
  11. Disco and Other Financial Stocks Making Big Moves on December ...
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    Disco and Other Financial Stocks Making Big Moves on December ...

    After the morning's trading, the Nasdaq has declined 0.4%, the S&P 500 has been relatively flat and the Dow has decreased 0.1%. The financial sector is the category of stocks containing firms that ...
  12. Accenture plc First Quarter Earnings
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    Accenture plc First Quarter Earnings

    Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN) announced its results for the most recent quarter on December 19, 2012. Accenture is a global management consulting, technology services, and outsourcing company. Earnings pla ...
  13. Healthcare Stocks, Including Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, ...
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    Healthcare Stocks, Including Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, ...

    So far today, the Nasdaq is up 0.1%, the S&P 500 has slipped 0.1% and the Dow has remained steady. The healthcare sector is the category of stocks relating to medical and healthcare goods or services. ...
  14. Yamana Gold Inc and Other Gold and Silver Stocks Making ...
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    Yamana Gold Inc and Other Gold and Silver Stocks Making ...

    The Nasdaq has risen 1.1%, the S&P 500 has increased 0.8% and the Dow has moved up 0.6% on a good day for the market so far. The Gold and Silver sector (SLV) is up 0.1%, underperforming the market ...
  15. Devon Energy and Other Oil and Gas Operations Stocks Making ...
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    Devon Energy and Other Oil and Gas Operations Stocks Making ...

    On a good day for the market, the Nasdaq is trading up 1.1%, the S&P 500 has increased 0.8% and the Dow has climbed 0.6%. Outperforming the market overall, the Oil and Gas Operations sector (DIG) is ...
  16. F5 Networks and Other Nasdaq Stocks Making Big Moves on ...
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    F5 Networks and Other Nasdaq Stocks Making Big Moves on ...

    This morning has been good for the market, with the Nasdaq moving up 1.1%, the S&P 500 up 0.8% and the Dow increasing 0.6%. The recent surge in popularity of technological stocks has launched the Nasd ...
  17. Rackspace Hosting and More Big Movers in Technology on December ...
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    Rackspace Hosting and More Big Movers in Technology on December ...

    The Nasdaq has climbed 1.1%, the S&P 500 has climbed 0.8% and the Dow has moved up 0.6%, marking a bad morning for the market. The technology sector is a category of stocks relating to the research, ...
  18. Consumer Cyclical Stocks, Including Toyota Motor Corporation, ...
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    Consumer Cyclical Stocks, Including Toyota Motor Corporation, ...

    The Nasdaq has risen 1.1%, the S&P 500 has moved up 0.8% and the Dow is trading up 0.6% on a good day for the market so far. The consumer cyclical sector is a category of stocks that relies heavily ...
  19. Healthcare Stocks, Including Pharmacyclics, Making Big Moves ...
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    Healthcare Stocks, Including Pharmacyclics, Making Big Moves ...

    On a good day for the market, the Nasdaq has risen 0.5%, the S&P 500 has increased 0.6% and the Dow has moved up 0.5%. The healthcare sector is the category of stocks relating to medical and healthcar ...
  20. Newfield Exploration and Other Big Movers In Oil and Gas ...
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    Newfield Exploration and Other Big Movers In Oil and Gas ...

    The market has been doing well after the morning's trading. The Nasdaq is trading up 0.5%; the S&P 500 has increased 0.6%; and the Dow has climbed 0.5%. CompanyMarket CapPercentage ChangeGlobal (NYSE ...
  21. Cabelas and Other Big Movers on the NYSE on December 17, ...
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    Cabelas and Other Big Movers on the NYSE on December 17, ...

    So far today, the market has been on the rise. The Nasdaq has climbed 0.5%; the S&P 500 has risen 0.6%; and the Dow is up 0.5%. Also known as the "Big Board", the NYSE relied for many years on floor ...
  22. Goldman Sachs and More Big Movers in Financial on December ...
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    Goldman Sachs and More Big Movers in Financial on December ...

    The market is doing well so far today. The Nasdaq has risen 0.5%; the S&P 500 has moved up 0.6%; and the Dow is trading up 0.5%. The financial sector is the category of stocks containing firms that ...
  23. Energy Stocks, Including Peabody Energy, Making Big Moves ...
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    Energy Stocks, Including Peabody Energy, Making Big Moves ...

    The market has been doing well after the morning's trading. The Nasdaq has moved up 0.5%; the S&P 500 has risen 0.6%; and the Dow has increased 0.5%. The energy sector is the category of stocks that ...
  24. China Eastern Airlines Corp. Ltd and Other Big Movers In ...
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    China Eastern Airlines Corp. Ltd and Other Big Movers In ...

    On a good day for the market, the Nasdaq is trading up 0.5%, the S&P 500 has moved up 0.6% and the Dow has risen 0.5%. The transportation sector is a category of stocks relating to the transportation ...
  25. Anheuser-Busch InBev NV and Other Consumer/Non-Cyclical ...
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    Anheuser-Busch InBev NV and Other Consumer/Non-Cyclical ...

    The market is on the rise this morning. The Nasdaq has increased 0.5%; the S&P 500 has risen 0.6%; and the Dow has moved up 0.5%. CompanyMarket CapPercentage ChangeBoston Beer Co (NYSE:SAM)$1.71 bill ...
  26. Discover Financial Services Fourth Quarter Earnings Preview
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    Discover Financial Services Fourth Quarter Earnings Preview

    When Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) releases its fourth quarter earnings on Thursday, December 20, 2012, it is expected to report earnings that are up 17.9% from a year ago. The consensus esti ...
  27. Broadcom and More Big Movers in Semiconductors on December ...
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    Broadcom and More Big Movers in Semiconductors on December ...

    The morning has been bad for the market. The Nasdaq has slipped 0.8%; the S&P 500 has decreased 0.2%; and the Dow is trading down 0.1%. The Semiconductors sector (XLK) is currently ahead of the overal ...
  28. Oil and Gas Operations Stocks, Including EnCana Corporation, ...
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    Oil and Gas Operations Stocks, Including EnCana Corporation, ...

    The Nasdaq is down 0.8%, the S&P 500 has decreased 0.2% and the Dow has declined 0.1%, marking a bad morning for the market. The Oil and Gas Operations sector (DIG) is down 1%, underperforming the ...
  29. Nasdaq Stocks, Including Qualcomm, Making Big Moves on December ...
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    Nasdaq Stocks, Including Qualcomm, Making Big Moves on December ...

    This morning has been rocky for the market. The Nasdaq has decreased 0.8%; the S&P 500 has slipped 0.2%; and the Dow is down 0.1%. The Nasdaq Composite Index is a capitalization-weighted index, with ...
  30. Capital Goods Stocks, Including Joy Global, Making Big Moves ...
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    Capital Goods Stocks, Including Joy Global, Making Big Moves ...

    The market is having a bad day so far. The Nasdaq is down 0.8%; the S&P 500 is trading down 0.2%; and the Dow has slipped 0.1%. The capital goods sector is the category of stocks related to the manufa ...
  31. Technology Stocks, Including Adobe, Making Big Moves on ...
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    Technology Stocks, Including Adobe, Making Big Moves on ...

    The Nasdaq has decreased 0.8%, the S&P 500 has fallen 0.2% and the Dow is down 0.1% on a bad morning for the market. The technology sector is a category of stocks relating to the research, development ...
  32. Consumer/Non-Cyclical Stocks, Including Monster, Making ...
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    Consumer/Non-Cyclical Stocks, Including Monster, Making ...

    The Nasdaq has decreased 0.8%, the S&P 500 is trading down 0.2% and the Dow is down 0.1% on a bad morning for the market. The Consumer/Non-Cyclical sector (XLP) is up 0.1% on a bad day for the market ...
  33. Dollar Cost Averaging
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    Dollar Cost Averaging

    Discover how this investing technique can lessen the risk of investing a large amount of money in a single investment.
  34. James Hardie Industries SE and Other Big Movers In Capital ...
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    James Hardie Industries SE and Other Big Movers In Capital ...

    The Nasdaq has slipped 0.4%, the S&P 500 has decreased 0.3% and the Dow is trading down 0.2% on a bad morning for the market. The capital goods sector is the category of stocks related to the manufact ...
  35. Research In Motion Limited and Other Technology Stocks Making ...
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    Research In Motion Limited and Other Technology Stocks Making ...

    The market is having a bad day so far. The Nasdaq is down 0.4%; the S&P 500 has decreased 0.3%; and the Dow has fallen 0.2%. The technology sector is a category of stocks relating to the research, ...
  36. Barrick Gold Corporation and More Big Movers in Gold and ...
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    Barrick Gold Corporation and More Big Movers in Gold and ...

    After the morning's trading, the Nasdaq has moved little, the S&P 500 has climbed 0.2% and the Dow has increased 0.2%. These are the biggest movers in the Gold and Silver sector (SLV) (+0.6%): Compan ...
  37. Cenovus Energy Inc and Other Energy Stocks Making Big Moves ...
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    Cenovus Energy Inc and Other Energy Stocks Making Big Moves ...

    The Nasdaq remains relatively unchanged, the S&P 500 is up 0.2% and the Dow has risen 0.2% after the morning's trading. The energy sector is the category of stocks that relate to producing or supplyin ...
  38. China Southern Airlines Limited Among Transportation's Biggest ...
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    China Southern Airlines Limited Among Transportation's Biggest ...

    After the morning's trading, the Nasdaq has been relatively flat, the S&P 500 has increased 0.2% and the Dow has risen 0.2%. The transportation sector is a category of stocks relating to the transport ...
  39. Costco Wholesale First Quarter Earnings
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    Costco Wholesale First Quarter Earnings

    Costco Wholesale (Nasdaq:COST) announced its results for the most recent quarter on December 12, 2012. Costco Wholesale operates membership warehouses that offer a selection of nationally branded and ... ...
  40. Alexion Pharmaceuticals and Other Healthcare Stocks Making ...
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    Alexion Pharmaceuticals and Other Healthcare Stocks Making ...

    The market has been doing well after the morning's trading. The Nasdaq has climbed 1.7%; the S&P 500 has increased 1%; and the Dow is trading up 0.9%. The healthcare sector is the category of stocks ...
  41. Family Dollar Among Services' Biggest Movers on December ...
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    Family Dollar Among Services' Biggest Movers on December ...

    The market is on the rise this morning. The Nasdaq has moved up 1.7%; the S&P 500 is trading up 1%; and the Dow has risen 0.9%. The Services sector (IYC) is up 0.8%, underperforming the market overall ...
  42. Ryanair Holdings plc Among Transportation's Biggest Movers ...
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    Ryanair Holdings plc Among Transportation's Biggest Movers ...

    The market is on the rise this morning. The Nasdaq is trading up 1.7%; the S&P 500 is up 1%; and the Dow has increased 0.9%. The transportation sector is a category of stocks relating to the transport ...
  43. Nexen Inc Among Energy's Biggest Movers on December 10, ...
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    Nexen Inc Among Energy's Biggest Movers on December 10, ...

    The market is doing well so far today. The Nasdaq has climbed 0.6%; the S&P 500 has moved up 0.2%; and the Dow is up 0.3%. The energy sector is the category of stocks that relate to producing or suppl ...
  44. Capital Goods Stocks, Including D.R. Horton, Inc, Making ...
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    Capital Goods Stocks, Including D.R. Horton, Inc, Making ...

    The market is currently up, with the Nasdaq up 0.6%, the S&P 500 rising 0.2% and the Dow climbing 0.3%. The capital goods sector is the category of stocks related to the manufacture or distribution ...
  45. Mondelez International Among Consumer/Non-Cyclical's Biggest ...
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    Mondelez International Among Consumer/Non-Cyclical's Biggest ...

    The market has been doing well after the morning's trading. The Nasdaq has risen 0.6%; the S&P 500 is up 0.2%; and the Dow has moved up 0.3%. CompanyMarket CapPercentage ChangeBrown-Forman (NYSE:BF.B ...
  46. LyondellBasell Among Basic Materials' Biggest Movers on ...
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    LyondellBasell Among Basic Materials' Biggest Movers on ...

    The Nasdaq is down 0.7%, the S&P 500 is unchanged and the Dow has moved up 0.3% after the morning's trading. The basic materials sector is the category of stocks that accounts for companies involved ...
  47. Alexion Pharmaceuticals and More Big Movers in Healthcare ...
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    Alexion Pharmaceuticals and More Big Movers in Healthcare ...

    So far today, the Nasdaq is down 0.7%, the S&P 500 is unchanged and the Dow is trading up 0.3%. The healthcare sector is the category of stocks relating to medical and healthcare goods or services. ...
  48. JPMorgan Among Financial's Biggest Movers on December 7, ...
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    JPMorgan Among Financial's Biggest Movers on December 7, ...

    The Nasdaq is trading down 0.7%, the S&P 500 has moved little and the Dow is trading up 0.3% so far today. The financial sector is the category of stocks containing firms that provide financial servic ...
  49. TransDigm Group Among Capital Goods' Biggest Movers on December ...
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    TransDigm Group Among Capital Goods' Biggest Movers on December ...

    So far today, the Nasdaq has decreased 0.7%, the S&P 500 has moved little and the Dow has climbed 0.3%. The capital goods sector is the category of stocks related to the manufacture or distribution ...
  50. Costco Wholesale First Quarter Earnings Preview
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    Costco Wholesale First Quarter Earnings Preview

    Costco Wholesale (Nasdaq:COST) will release its first quarter results on Wednesday, December 12, 2012. Analysts are expecting the company to report a profit of 93 cents a share, up from 80 cents a yea ...
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