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  1. WPP (WPPGY) Posts Strong 2016 Earnings, Offers '17 Guidance

    The world’s biggest advertising group, WPP plc WPPGY reported strong results for full-year 2016. Earnings per share (EPS) ...
  2. Lockheed Wins $750M Defense Deal for Spare Parts Supply

    Lockheed Martin Corp. LMT secured a contract for providing flight line spare parts. Work related to this deal will be executed ...
  3. BioScrip (BIOS): Q4 Loss Narrower than Expected, Sales Top

    BioScrip, Inc. BIOS reported net loss from continuing operations of $5.2 million or loss of 6 cents per share in the fourth ...
  4. Las Vegas Sands (LVS) Macao Prospects Bright, Risks Remain

    On Mar 3, we issued an updated research report on Las Vegas Sands Corp. LVS. The company’s properties at Las Vegas continue ...
  5. What's in Store for Orbital ATK (OA) This Earnings Season?

    Orbital ATK, Inc. OA is slated to release fourth-quarter 2016 financial results before the market opens on Mar 8. Let’s see ...
  6. Marsh & McLennan (MMC) Up 6.7% Since Earnings Report: Can It Continue?

    It has been about a month since the last earnings report for Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. MMC. Shares have added ...
  7. EQT Corp (EQT) Down 7.2% Since Earnings Report: Can It Rebound?

    A month has gone by since the last earnings report for EQT Corporation EQT. Shares have lost about 7.2% in that time frame, ...
  8. New York Times Company (NYT) Up 7.8% Since Earnings Report: Can It Continue?

    It has been about a month since the last earnings report for New York Times Company (The) NYT. Shares have added about 7.8% ...
  9. Hanesbrands (HBI) Down 9.6% Since Earnings Report: Can It Rebound?

    A month has gone by since the last earnings report for Hanesbrands Inc. HBI. Shares have lost about 9.6% in that time frame, ...
  10. Pimco's New Star: The Man Who's Beating Bill Gross

    Pimco's Luster: Its bond Income Fund is now bigger than its Total Return Fund once led by Bill Gross
  11. Hedge Fund Returns and Taxes

    Hedge funds purportedly bring large returns, but they also come with large fees and taxes.
  12. Active Managers Lag S&P as Money Pours into Stock Funds

    U.S. Mutual fund managers underperformed their benchmarks in February, even as equity funds prosper.
  13. Visa (V) Up 7.9% Since Earnings Report: Can It Continue?

    It has been about a month since the last earnings report for Visa Inc. V. Shares have added about 7.9% in that time frame, ...
  14. Top 5 Things to Know in the Market on Monday

    Investing.com - Here are the top five things you need to know in financial markets on Monday, March 6: 1. Deutsche Bank shares ...
  15. Weyerhaeuser (WY) Up 8.6% Since Earnings Report: Can It Continue?

    A month has gone by since the last earnings report for Weyerhaeuser Company WY. Shares have added about 8.6% in that time ...
  16. Forex - Euro touches day’s lows as Juppe not to run in French elections

    Investing.com - The euro touched the day’s lows against the dollar on Monday after Alain Juppe, the most likely candidate ...
  17. Why Is Delphi Automotive (DLPH) Up 5% Since the Last Earnings Report?

    A month has gone by since the last earnings report for Delphi Automotive PLC DLPH. Shares have added nearly 5% in that time ...
  18. Why is Harris Corp (HRS) Up 5.2% Since the Last Earnings Report?

    It has been about a month since the last earnings report for Harris Corporation HRS. Shares have added about 5.2% in that ...
  19. GoPro (GPRO) Down 19.4% Since Earnings Report: Can It Rebound?

    A month has gone by since the last earnings report for GoPro, Inc. GPRO. Shares have lost about 19.4% in that time frame, ...
  20. Fortinet(FTNT) Up 9.3% Since Earnings Report: Can It Continue?

    It has been about a month since the last earnings report for Fortinet, Inc. FTNT. Shares have added about 9.3% in that time ...
  21. Gold starts the week higher amid North Korea missile test

    Investing.com - Gold prices were higher during European morning hours on Monday, starting the week off with gains as demand ...
  22. Why Is Philip Morris (PM) Up 11.5% Since the Last Earnings Report?

    A month has gone by since the last earnings report for Philip Morris International Inc PM. Shares have added about 11.5% ...
  23. AutoNation (AN) Down 11.5% Since Earnings Report: Can It Rebound?

    A month has gone by since the last earnings report for AutoNation, Inc. AN. Shares have lost about 11.5% in that time frame, ...
  24. Why Is FireEye (FEYE) Down 14.7% Since the Last Earnings Report?

    A month has gone by since the last earnings report for FireEye, Inc. FEYE. Shares have lost about 14.7% in the past month, ...
  25. Why Is Clorox Company (CLX) Up 13.9% Since the Last Earnings Report?

    A month has gone by since the last earnings report for Clorox Company (The) CLX. Shares have added about 13.9% in that time ...
  26. Second Edition Pixel Phones Expected This Year (GOOG, AAPL)

    Google is releasing a new edition of its Pixel phones later this year.
  27. Weatherford Uptrend Losing Strength (WFT)

    Weatherford International stock has been rising but may be due to drop soon.
  28. Gold / Silver / Copper futures - weekly outlook: March 6 - 10

    Investing.com - Gold prices fell on Friday and posted the largest weekly loss of 2017 so far amid growing expectations that ...
  29. Crude Oil Futures - Weekly Outlook: March 6 - 10

    Investing.com - Oil futures ended higher on Friday, as a broadly weaker U.S. dollar helped prices rebound from a sell-off ...
  30. Forex - Weekly outlook: March 6 - 10

    Investing.com - The dollar fell against a basket of the other major currencies on Friday after Federal Reserve Chair Janet ...
  31. The Week Ahead: 5 Things to Watch on the Economic Calendar

    Investing.com - In the week ahead, global financial markets will focus on the monthly U.S. employment report due Friday, ...
  32. Dairy Producers Seek Crackdown on 'Fake' Products

    Traditional food giants ask FDA to impose tougher labeling rules on non-dairy substitutes.
  33. L’Oreal Looks to Africa for Growth

    The world's largest cosmetics firm seeks to expand in Africa, adding a new R&D center.
  34. Apple Loses Ground in K-12 Market (AAPL, GOOG)

    Apple's iPads are losing ground as Microsoft and Google's devices become popular.
  35. Regression Basics For Business Analysis

    This tool is easy to use and can provide valuable information on financial analysis and forecasting. Find out how.
  36. How Dumb Money Can Become Smart Money

    An online brokerage grades its clients on their trades, and guess what? Their returns improve.
  37. Amazon Funds Fellowships to Boost Alexa's Skills (AMZN, GOOG)

    The company is funding research related to voice recognition and artificial intelligence at four universities.
  38. Monster Beats Q4 Estimates Led by Growth Overseas

    The energy-drink maker highlighted gains from Coke partnership as international sales boomed 33%.
  39. Home Depot to Hire 80,000 Spring Seasonal Workers

    Home Depot (NYSE: HD) plans to hire more than 80,000 seasonal workers for its busy spring season, and has revamped its hiring ...
  40. Autodesk Nails Earnings, but Guidance Disappoints

    With its transition to a cloud-based, subscription-sales business model in full swing, Autodesk (NASDAQ: ADSK) ended fiscal ...
  41. Here's Why Costco (COST) Stock Tumbled 4% Today

    On Friday, shares of wholesale retailer Costco COST closed the day down over 4% to $170.26 per share after the company reported ...
  42. Bank Stock Roundup: Fed Interest Hike Expectation Raise Optimism; JPMorgan, Citi in Focus

    Over the last five trading days, major banks’ rally continued with expectation of another interest rate hike this month. ...
  43. What's in Store for Immune Design (IMDZ) in Q4 Earnings?

    Immune Design Corp IMDZ is scheduled to report fourth-quarter 2016 results after the market closes on Mar 7. In the last ...
  44. Cisco (CSCO) Expands Its IoT Offerings Thanks to Jasper

    Cisco Systems Inc.’s CSCO stock has been a consistent performer in the last 12 months. While the Zacks Computer – Networking industry ...
  45. Wabash National Boosts Share Buyback by $100M, Stock Up

    Share price of Wabash National Corporation WNC increased 1% to $20.85 after the company announced a raise in its share repurchase ...
  46. Estee Lauder (EL) Prospects Look Bleak: Time to Sell?

    Cosmetics giant, Estee Lauder Companies Inc. EL has been in troubled waters lately. The shares of the company plunged 9.8% ...
  47. Twitter Signs Deals to Boost Live-Video Strategy

    Trying to fine-tune its live video content, Twitter announces 2 deals to stream e-sports events.
  48. CFTC: Speculators More Bullish on Gold, S&P 500, AUD

    Investing.com - The Commodity Futures Trading Commission released its weekly Commitments of Traders report for the week ending ...
  49. Chemical Industry Off to a Good Start, 4 Stocks to Buy Now

    The global chemical industry got off to a positive start in 2017 with January seeing a rise in chemical production on gains ...
  50. Dow 30 Stock Roundup: Boeing Wins $678M Order from Navy, Exxon Releases Capex Projection for 2017

    The Dow experienced an extraordinary week of gains, riding on the positive sentiment generated by President Trump’s first ...
  51. Report: Facebook Taking Pitches for Original Shows

    The social media behemoth is said to be seeking weekly series and 30-minute programs.
  52. Sysco (SYY) Prospects Look Good: Should You Hold the Stock?

    A prudent investment decision involves buying stocks that offer solid prospects and selling those that appear risky. Again, ...
  53. The S&P Will Double Within the Next 5 Years

    You read that title right. The S&P will double. And not just eventually. But over the next 5 years (or sooner). Sounds ...
  54. Should You Retain J.M. Smucker (SJM) After Q3 Earnings Miss?

    The J.M. Smucker Company SJM, a leading manufacturer of food products, has been in troubled waters of late, due to weak third-quarter ...
  55. Study: Investing and Cocaine Look Same to Brain

    Here's some investing advice: don't blow it.
  56. Alibaba Increases Stake In Paytm E-Commerce As It Sets Its Sights On India (BABA)

    Alibaba has raised its stake in Paytm E-Commerce as it sets it sights on the hot growing Indian ecommerce market.
  57. The Zacks Friday Finish Line Highlights: Snapchat's Groundbreaking IPO + TGT, YouTube TV

    For Immediate Release Chicago, IL—March 3, 2017—Zacks Friday Finish Line is a podcast hosted weekly by Zacks Editor Maddy ...
  58. Dunkin' Donuts Getting Rid of Artificial Colors

    Dunkin' Donuts (NASDAQ: DNKN), a brand not exactly associated with health food, has made a step toward improving the ingredient ...
  59. Videogame Stock Roundup: Nintendo's Switch Release, Facebook Rift Price Cut, Sony PS VR's Record Sales & More

    There were quite a few developments in the video game space last week. The Japanese giant Nintendo NTDOY, released it much ...
  60. Nestlé, Coca-Cola to Dissolve Tea Joint Venture

    The venture will dissolve as Nestlé says it is 'the right time to develop Nestea independently.'
  61. Contingency Clauses In Home Purchase Contracts

    Here, we introduce widely used contingency clauses in home purchase contracts and how they can benefit both Buyers and Sellers.
  62. Inside Snapchat: The Biggest Tech IPO Since Facebook

    Snap Inc. SNAP, parent company of Snapchat, recently made its historic market debut. It was the second-largest U.S.-based ...
  63. Japan's Race to 2% Inflation: ETFs in Focus

      Japan’s core inflation has returned for the first time in more than a year owing to increased energy prices, giving signals ...
  64. Publishing Outlook: Will Diversification Turn the Tables?

    The U.S. newspaper publishing industry has long been grappling with sinking advertising revenues, and the global economic ...
  65. Can Snapchat's Evan Spiegel Be The Next Mark Zuckerberg?

    Just a day after its historic initial public offering, shares of Snap Inc. SNAP are up over 60% from their IPO price and ...
  66. Two Big Winners in Snap Inc.'s IPO (SNAP)

    A California high school and NBC are among the biggest winners from Snap's IPO.
  67. Nintendo Switch Has a Lot Riding on Its Success

    Much is expected of the Nintendo's Switch following the dismal performance of the Wii U.
  68. Government Commissioned Report Accuses Caterpillar of Tax Fraud (CAT)

    Report suggests company failed to disclose billions for tax accounting
  69. Intrexon (XON) Q4 Loss Wider than Expected, Revenues Lag

    Shares of Intrexon Corporation XON rose more than 8% on Mar 2, since it announced its fourth-quarter 2016 results. However, ...
  70. Consumer Goods Leaders Champion Gender Equality

    P&G, for example, releases a new #WeSeeEqual ad campaign ahead of International Women's Day.
  71. Target Earnings, YouTube TV, and Can Snapchat Justify Its $30 Billion Valuation?

    (1:05) - Target Earnings Report (7:25) - Donald Trump Addresses Congress (12:50) - YouTube TV Announcement (22:50) - Snapchat ...
  72. Bernstein Slaps Intel With Downgrade (INTC)

    Intel is reporting revenue growth, but Bernstein sees cracks in its fundamentals foundation.
  73. Fitbit Is Losing Its Grip on the Wearables Market

    It's been a tumultuous year so far for Fitbit (NYSE: FIT). Following the disappointing  preliminary fourth quarter financial ...
  74. Report: Posting Fake Ads on Facebook Is Easy

    According to Forbes, embedding fake ads on the popular social network is pretty easy.
  75. 5 ETFs to Buy in March

    After a superb Trump rally in the first two months of 2017, Wall Street carried on the winning momentum to start the historically ...
  76. 3 Agricultural ETFs to Buy

    So far this year has been moderate for agricultural commodities as is evident from the 2.5% gains (as of March 1, 2017) in ...
  77. The Zacks Stocks in the News Blog Highlights: Snapchat, Walmart, Apple, Boeing, McDonald's

    For Immediate Release Chicago, IL—March 3, 2017—Zacks.com looks back on the hottest stories of the week featured in the Stocks ...
  78. NVIDIA Still Searching for That Bottom (NVDA)

    NVDA shares are down another 1% today but the downward trendlines are firmly in place.
  79. NBCUniversal Announces Huge $500 Million Investment in Snap IPO

    On Friday, shares of Snap Inc. SNAP are soaring, up over 17% to $28.80 per share in morning trading the day after its incredibly ...
  80. Time to Be Long Bitcoin (BTC)

    A technical trader explains his strategy around Bitcoin.
  81. Samsung, Apple’s Latest Phones May Be a Lot Alike

    Samsung and Apple's upcoming smartphones may have more in common than ever, setting up a new fight.
  82. Starbucks Vs. Dunkin' Donuts: Comparing Business Models (SBUX, DNKN)

    Learn about the business models of Starbucks and Dunkin' Donuts. Discover how franchising and growth strategies impact these ...
  83. Likely ETF Winners and Losers from Trump Policies

    President Trump’s first speech to Congress was a triumphant one with the Dow Jones Industrial Average steering past the 21, ...
  84. The Herd Has its Eyes Set on Pandora (P)

    Pandora is moving again on speculation but has anything new been reported about the company's prospects for a sale?
  85. The Zacks Friday Finish Line Highlights: Snapchat's Historic IPO

    For Immediate Release Chicago, IL—March 3, 2017—Zacks Friday Finish Line is a podcast hosted weekly by Zacks Editor Maddy ...
  86. In Drought-Stricken India, Boycotts of Coke, Pepsi

    Over a million local retailers take action after a court allows the soda giants to tap groundwater.
  87. Valeant Down Draft Continues (VRX)

    Valeant Shares continue to fall and analysts are lowering estimates for the near term.
  88. Top Research Reports for March 3, 2017

    Thursday, March 3, 2017 Today's Research Daily features new research reports on 16 major stocks, including JPMorgan (JPM), ...
  89. Have Q4 Earnings Really Hurt Retail ETFs?

    The retail sector has been one of the worst-performing sectors this year hammered by the disappointing holiday sales and ...
  90. AB Inbev’s Q4 Includes First Core Profit Decline

    The world's largest brewing company looks to cost savings as it misses earnings estimates.
  91. Company News for March 03, 2017

    • Shares of Shake Shack Inc. (SHAK) decreased 2.6% after posting fiscal fourth quarter comp sales grew 1.6% year over year, ...
  92. Stock Market News for March 03, 2017

    After reaching all-time highs a day before, benchmarks closed in the red on Thursday following news that federal agents ...
  93. Fed Rate Hike Likely

    Later today — 1:00pm ET to be exact — Fed Chair Janet Yellen will discuss the possibility of an interest rate hike when ...
  94. To Hike Or Not to Hike - That Is the Question

    Friday, March 3, 2017 Later today — 1:00pm ET to be exact — Fed Chair Janet Yellen will discuss the possibility of an interest ...
  95. Is Coca-Cola European a Great Stock for Value Investors?

    Value investing is easily one of the most popular ways to find great stocks in any market environment. After all, who wouldn’t ...
  96. Michael Kors: Is KORS a Good Stock for Value Investors?

    Value investing is easily one of the most popular ways to find great stocks in any market environment. After all, who wouldn’t ...
  97. Heineken Wants Drinkers to Become Craft Beer Snobs

    The Dutch megabrewer continues its expansion into the booming craft brew segment.
  98. Is Skechers U.S.A. (SKX) a Great Choice for Value Investors?

    Value investing is easily one of the most popular ways to find great stocks in any market environment. After all, who wouldn’t ...
  99. Is Coach (COH) a Top Pick for Value Investors?

    Value investing is easily one of the most popular ways to find great stocks in any market environment. After all, who wouldn’t ...
  100. Should Value Investors Consider Gildan Activewear Stock?

    Value investing is easily one of the most popular ways to find great stocks in any market environment. After all, who wouldn’t ...
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