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  1. Will FTC Charges Affect Qualcomm's Stock? (QCOM)

    The FTC alleges that Qualcomm used its leadership position in baseband modems to strong-arm companies into buying its chips.
  2. Analysts Bullish on Cisco After Resellers Check-In

    William Blair and Piper Jaffray say the networking giant is positioned to surprise on the upside.
  3. Big US Banks Optimistic About the Future Under Trump (GS, JPM)

    If America is to be made great again, we're going to need a strong banking sector. Fourth-quarter earnings reports suggest ...
  4. Top 5 Monthly Dividend Stocks for 2017 (SJR, PBA)

    We have chosen 5 of the most reliable stocks that pay monthly dividends.
  5. Despite NBC, Comcast May Not Face Wrath of Trump

    Analyst: Comcast Corp. shouldn't face opposition from the new White House if it makes a buy.
  6. Top 4 Oil and Gas Penny Stocks for 2017 (ENRJ, PTRC)

    The drop in oil prices has created penny stocks in the oil and gas industry.
  7. Longer Investments Inc. Buys iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF, Vanguard Total Bond Market, ...

    Fayetteville, AR, based Investment company Longer Investments Inc. buys iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF, Vanguard Total ...
  8. Howard Capital Management Buys PowerShares Water Resources Portfolio, Sells Intuitive Surgical ...

    Los Angeles, CA, based Investment company Howard Capital Management buys PowerShares Water Resources Portfolio, sells Intuitive ...
  9. Stillwater Capital Advisors, LLC Buys Microsoft Corp, Starbucks Corp, Johnson & Johnson, ...

    Wayne, PA, based Investment company Stillwater Capital Advisors, LLC buys Microsoft Corp, Starbucks Corp, Johnson & Johnson, ...
  10. Procter & Gamble Earnings on Tap: What to Expect (PG)

    Wall Street expects the consumer products giant to post an increase in earnings per share on slightly lower sales.
  11. Chuck E. Cheese IPO: Buy Shares in Your Childhood Memories

    Soon you'll be able to buy a few shares of your favorite childhood destination, as the established family entertainment chain ...
  12. Will Apple Parts Supplier Skyworks Beat Earnings? (SWKS, AAPL)

    If the Skyworks reports a strong quarter, Wall Street will take this as a sign that Apple's business is strong.
  13. T-Mobile, Sprint Will Expand Market Share in 2017

    The No. 3 and No. 4 carriers are poised to steal more market share from AT&T and Verizon this year.
  14. BB&T Reports Disappointing Revenue, Earnings (BBT)

    The regional bank saw revenue grow less than analysts expected.
  15. IBM Q4 Earnings Coming Up: What to Expect (IBM)

    The transition from legacy hardware and software to high-growth/high-margin businesses remains the focus.
  16. Netflix Posts Huge Subscriber Growth in Q4

    Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX) added over 7 million new subscribers in the fourth quarter. That was its best showing in a year when ...
  17. Palo Capital, Inc. Buys Walt Disney Co, General Motors Co, Morningstar Inc, Sells Las Vegas ...

    Newport Beach, CA, based Investment company Palo Capital, Inc. buys Walt Disney Co, General Motors Co, Morningstar Inc, Pzena ...
  18. Qualcomm, AT&T's Fate Hinges on Trump Admin.

    On legal and regulatory issues, much depends on decisions to be made by the new president.
  19. American Express Earnings on Tap: What to Expect (AXP, COST)

    The company, which has taken actions to lower costs and grow revenue, will look to extend its earnings beat streak to five.
  20. Target Plunges on Dismal Holiday Season Report

    Shares of Target (NYSE: TGT) tumbled 6% on Wednesday after the retailer reported weak numbers for the two-month holiday ...
  21. FDA Approves Allergan Rosacea Drug (AGN)

    The FDA has approved Allergan's rosacea drug. Will the news give the "bulls" the ammo to break the stock out?
  22. Benjamin F. Edwards & Company, Inc. Buys Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets, iShares iBoxx $ ...

    St. Louis, MO, based Investment company Benjamin F. Edwards & Company, Inc. buys Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets, iShares ...
  23. Jlb & Associates Inc Buys SPDR S&P 500, Alaska Air Group Inc, iShares MSCI EAFE, Sells ...

    Plymouth, MI, based Investment company Jlb & Associates Inc buys SPDR S&P 500, Alaska Air Group Inc, iShares MSCI ...
  24. KeyCorp Beats Expectations for Revenues, Earnings (KEY)

    KeyCorp saw higher profits, rising loan activity and greater demand for financial services in the fourth quarter.
  25. Despite Warnings, Post-Brexit Britain is Fine (EEA, EWU)

    British voters were warned of an immediate economic shock, but mounting data suggests otherwise.
  26. Prudential Now Manages Over $1 Trillion (PRU)

    Prudential now has over $1 trillion in assets under management, while its insurance business continues to struggle.
  27. McKesson Fined $150M for Opioid Reporting Violations (MCK)

    McKesson was fined $150 million for failing to report pharmacies' suspicious painkiller orders.
  28. Three Buy Ratings for Western Digital (WDC)

    Western Digital fell 2.1 percent Thursday, Jan. 19, despite news that it has received a wave of Buy ratings from Wall Street ...
  29. Where Is Ken Fisher Spending His Billions- and Why? (AAPL, MA)

    Fisher's fund has considerably outperformed the average hedge fund for the whole of 2016 and part of 2015.
  30. Is a Boeing, Donald Trump Deal Close? (BA)

    Dennis Muilenburg, CEO of aerospace company Boeing Co., this week met with President-elect Donald Trump to discuss the Air ...
  31. Wilbur Ross’s Latest Portfolio Picks (NVGS, FIT)

    Trump’s newly-announced pick for commerce secretary, Wilbur Ross is famous for buying beaten-down companies with the potential ...
  32. Macnealy Hoover Investment Management Inc Buys Yum China Holdings Inc, Sells iShares MSCI EAFE, ...

    Canton, OH, based Investment company Macnealy Hoover Investment Management Inc buys Yum China Holdings Inc, sells iShares ...
  33. Alecta Pensionsforsakring, Omsesidigt Buys The Estee Lauder Companies Inc, Microsoft Corp, ...

    Stockholm, V7, based Investment company Alecta Pensionsforsakring, Omsesidigt buys The Estee Lauder Companies Inc, Microsoft ...
  34. Jolley Asset Management, LLC Buys Delta Air Lines Inc, Mead Johnson Nutrition Co, Gilead ...

    Rocky Mount, NC, based Investment company Jolley Asset Management, LLC buys Delta Air Lines Inc, Mead Johnson Nutrition Co, ...
  35. Hills Bank & Trust Co Buys CVS Health Corp, Alliance Data Systems Corp, Twenty-First ...

    North Liberty, IA, based Investment company Hills Bank & Trust Co buys CVS Health Corp, Alliance Data Systems Corp, Twenty-First ...
  36. Pick Stocks Like Peter Lynch

    Learn the basic tenets that helped this famous investor earn his fortune.
  37. What is the difference between the rule of 70 and the rule of 72?

    Find out more about the rule of 70 and the rule of 72, what the two rules measure and the main difference between them.
  38. Private Equity Deals Leading M&A Wave in Japan

    Sumo Wrestlers: Private equity firms are now heavyweight dealmakers in Japan
  39. A Look Beyond the Stock Market Reactions to Trump

    With averages near historic highs, a future bear market could be good news for some investors.
  40. What to Do With Sentimental Stocks in Your Portfolio

    Holding on to single stocks that have sentimental value may cost you in the long run.
  41. Netflix Stock Soars in After-Hours Beat (NFLX, AMZN)

    The streaming service blew past analyst expectations for its fourth quarter results.
  42. The Party for Bank Stocks May Be Over (MS, JPM)

    While bank stocks surged following the election, these securities declined recently.
  43. 5 Hardest Countries For Getting Citizenship

    The United States is one of five countries that put up very high barriers for foreigners to get citizenship. Here's how it ...
  44. Taylor Wealth Management Partners Buys iShares Russell 2000, Eagle Materials Inc, First ...

    Investment company Taylor Wealth Management Partners buys iShares Russell 2000, Eagle Materials Inc, First Republic Bank, ...
  45. Allegis Investment Advisors, LLC Buys Vanguard Mega Cap Growth, Vanguard Mortgage-Backed ...

    Investment company Allegis Investment Advisors, LLC buys Vanguard Mega Cap Growth, Vanguard Mortgage-Backed Securities ETF, ...
  46. Tmd & Associates, Inc Buys WisdomTree MidCap Earnings Fund, WisdomTree SmallCap Earnings ...

    Investment company Tmd & Associates, Inc buys WisdomTree MidCap Earnings Fund, WisdomTree SmallCap Earnings Fund, WisdomTree ...
  47. Bristol John W & Co Inc Buys Royal Dutch Shell PLC, Wells Fargo & Co, Nike Inc, Sells ...

    Investment company Bristol John W & Co Inc buys Royal Dutch Shell PLC, Wells Fargo & Co, Nike Inc, Costco Wholesale ...
  48. Credit Suisse to Pay $5.3 Billion to End MBS Suit

    For the second time in as many days, a major European bank has reached a financial settlement with the U.S. Justice Department. ...
  49. Goldman Sachs Blows Past Q4 Estimates

    Shares of Goldman Sachs (NYSE: GS) ended Wednesday down slightly, despite a convincing earnings beat from the powerhouse ...
  50. Marathon Oil Stock Sends Mixed Signals (MRO)

    MRO has been drifting sideways to down, and investors are split on which way it will go next.
  51. Jack Ma: US Govt. to Blame for Economic Woes (BABA)

    In response to Trump, the Alibaba boss gives his two cents on real cause of U.S. job problems.
  52. Gigamon Plummets on Preliminary Q4 Results

    Management attributes its lowered fiscal 2016 Q4 outlook to delayed orders into 2017.
  53. Jefferies Initiates Coverage of Palo Alto Networks

    Analyst John DiFucci indicates a bullish outlook on the PANW's long-term potential.
  54. Airbus CEO Eyes Flying Car in 2017 (EADSY)

    Tom Enders, CEO of aerospace company Airbus Group SE, said the business could unveil a test version of a self-piloted flying ...
  55. FTC's Qualcomm Lawsuit May End Before it Begins

    The suit against Qualcomm will likely come to an abrupt halt under the Trump Administration.
  56. Corning Shows ‘Cool, Connected Car’ of the Future

    The high-tech glass maker boasts new 3D shape at a 2D cost, banking on demand for next-gen tech.
  57. Yes, a Strong Dollar Can Hurt Pfizer (PFE)

    Today the Financial Times reported that Pfizer (and by implication other pharmaceutical companies) may be impacted by a strong ...
  58. Adobe's Board OKs $2.5 Billion Share Buyback

    There seems to be no end to the good news Adobe (NASDAQ: ADBE) shareholders have enjoyed over the past year. With its stock ...
  59. Is Amazon Entering the Self-Driving Vehicle Industry? (AMZN, GOOG)

    Amazon was awarded a patent for a system that manages reversible lane assignments for self-driving cars.
  60. 3D Systems Diversifies With Prosthetic Devices

    The 3D-printing pioneer secures a new deal with the San Francisco prosthetic startup UNYQ.
  61. IBM Seals $62 Million Cloud Deal With U.S. Army

    The U.S. Army has enlisted  IBM (NYSE: IBM) to "build, manage and operate a cloud solution for greater IT flexibility, efficiency ...
  62. Legal Weed Market to Triple In 5 Years

    Legalization will grow the market, but will the incoming Trump administration harsh the national vibe?
  63. Whole Foods to Celebrate 2017 Food Holidays (WFM)

    The expanded food holiday celebrations is likely to drive traffic and improve sales.
  64. American Airlines Debuts New, No-Frills Fare Class

    American Airlines (NASDAQ: AAL) has followed the lead of its rival United (NYSE: UAL) and introduced a new no-frills, low-end ...
  65. Why is Mercedes Maker Daimler Buying a Bitcoin Business? (OTC:DDAIF)

    Why would a car maker buy a Bitcoin company? What's Daimler's endgame?
  66. Verizon Targets Down Remaining Galaxy Note 7 Units

    Verizon is taking drastic steps to get its customers to give up their Samsung Galaxy Note 7s
  67. BNY Mellon Q4 Earnings on Tap: What to Expect (BK)

    Wall Street expects Mellon to deliver year-over-year increases in both revenue and profits.
  68. What HPE’s SimpliVity Buyout Means for Rivals

    The $650M acquisition positions HPE against competitors such as Nutanix, Dell EMC and Cisco.
  69. Wilsey Asset Management Inc Buys Tyson Foods Inc, Chevron Corp, Sells Wells Fargo & Co, ...

    San Diego, CA, based Investment company Wilsey Asset Management Inc buys Tyson Foods Inc, Chevron Corp, sells Wells Fargo ...
  70. WealthTrust-Arizona, LLC Buys iShares Core S&P Small-Cap, Vanguard Total Stock Market, ...

    Scottsdale, AZ, based Investment company WealthTrust-Arizona, LLC buys iShares Core S&P Small-Cap, Vanguard Total Stock ...
  71. Juncture Wealth Strategies, Llc Buys SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Explor & Product, Vanguard ...

    Scottsdale, AZ, based Investment company Juncture Wealth Strategies, Llc buys SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Explor & Product, ...
  72. Agenus and Merck Team Up in Brain Cancer Trial (AGEN, MRK)

    Agenus will begin a study that pairs a personalized cancer vaccine with Merck's PD-1 pathway blocker.
  73. CEO of Consumer 3D Printing Co. MakerBot Resigns

    After the consumer 3D-printing frenzy of 2013, the Stratasys' unit refocuses on niche markets.
  74. RBC Positive on Broadcom (AVGO)

    AVGO is surging higher after RBC said shares could see $250 or more.
  75. Target Corp. Lowers Earnings Guidance for Q4 (TGT)

    Target got a stocking stuffed with coal and lower-than-expected sales figures this holiday season.
  76. Netflix Deal No Laughing Matter for Sony's Crackle

    Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX) has lured a key property and a major talent away from Sony's (NYSE: SNE) Crackle streaming service. ...
  77. Real Bond Yields Cast Doubt on the Trump Rally

    Fading Rally: Plunging real yields on 10-year U.S. bonds are a sign that investors are skeptical about Trump's plans
  78. Will Institutional Investors Change the Way Hedge Funds Invest?

    As market volatility rises, hedge funds could be capitalizing, but institutional investors may be holding them back.
  79. Hennessy Advisors Inc Buys Navistar International Corp, Sanmina Corp, Thor Industries Inc, ...

    Novato, CA, based Investment company Hennessy Advisors Inc buys Navistar International Corp, Sanmina Corp, Thor Industries ...
  80. Time to Plan for Your Annual Omaha Trip: 2017 GuruFocus Value Conference

    It is now time to plan for your annual Omaha trip to Berkshire Hathaway meeting in May. If you are going, make sure to join ...
  81. Strategic Wealth Management Inc Buys Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight, SPDR Select Sector ...

    Investment company Strategic Wealth Management Inc buys Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight, SPDR Select Sector Fund - Energy ...
  82. Douglas Lane & Associates, LLC Buys Alcoa Inc, Alcoa Inc, IAC/InterActiveCorp, Sells ...

    Investment company Douglas Lane & Associates, LLC buys Alcoa Inc, Alcoa Inc, IAC/InterActiveCorp, Alcoa Corp, Expedia ...
  83. Gw Henssler & Associates Ltd Buys iShares MSCI EAFE, Novo Nordisk A/S, SPDR S&P 500, ...

    Kennesaw, GA, based Investment company Gw Henssler & Associates Ltd buys iShares MSCI EAFE, Novo Nordisk A/S, SPDR S&P ...
  84. Reynolds Hits 'Sweet Spot' for Shareholders: CEO (RAI, BTI)

    Susan Cameron, CEO of Reynolds American, believes she's done her fiduciary duties through the merger with BAT.
  85. HPE's COO to Resign, Join Spinoff as CEO

    The HP exec will next lead a software firm formed by the spinoff and merger with Micro Focus.
  86. Are Pandora's Listeners Tuning Out? (P)

    In its latest analyst note, Canaccord expressed concern over Pandora's listeners and their listening hours.
  87. CSX Stock Loses Steam on Q4 Earnings Miss (CSX)

    CSX reported a 2% decline in fourth quarter profits owing to lower volume and shipping demand.
  88. Zacks Lowers Rating of Mobileye Shares (MBLY)

    Stock ratings firm Zacks Investment Research has lowered its rating for shares of advanced driver assistance systems technology ...
  89. 3 Ways to Invest in New York City Real Estate

    New York is known for its real estate investment opportunities. Here are three ways you can invest in the city's real estate ...
  90. Microsoft Stock Gets $72 Target at CLSA (MSFT, AMZN)

    The software giant received a strong vote of confidence by analysts at Credit Lyonnais Securities Asia (CLSA).
  91. Eli Lilly Buys CoLucid (LLY, CLCD)

    An acquisition by Eli Lilly could help it gain market share in the migraine sector of the pharmaceutical industry.
  92. Fed Rate Hike to 'Have a Big Impact' on BofA: CEO (BAC)

    Citing potential rate increases throughout 2017, Bank of America CEO Brian Moynihan raised expectations.
  93. Is an Old Home Worth the Investment?

    America's old homes are beautiful but come with issues unique to older homes.
  94. Top 5 Copper Stocks for 2017 (SCCO, FCX, RIO)

    Rising copper prices may increase the value of copper stocks, but watch for stability and safety.
  95. Sprint Will Need Lots of Cash to Acquire T-Mobile

    Much cash is in order for Softbank to merge Sprint and T-Mobile, according to New Street Research.
  96. Google to Launch Android One Phones in US in 2017 (GOOG, AAPL)

    The Mountain View, Calif.-based company is trying to boost its smartphone cred in the U.S. market.
  97. Why Are So Many Banks Adopting Blockchain Technology? (IBM)

    They wouldn't be throwing so much money on blockchain if they weren't certain it was the future of banking.
  98. Teva Announces FDA Approval (TEVA)

    Shares of Teva are up slightly today after the company announced the FDA approved its pain management drug.
  99. CT Mason Buys JPMorgan Chase & Co, Fifth Third Bancorp, Volkswagen AG, Sells Helmerich ...

    Boston, MA, based Investment company CT Mason buys JPMorgan Chase & Co, Fifth Third Bancorp, Volkswagen AG, SunTrust ...
  100. Coastline Trust Co Buys Blackrock Floating Rate Income Strategies Fund Inc, SPDR Wells Fargo ...

    Providence, RI, based Investment company Coastline Trust Co buys Blackrock Floating Rate Income Strategies Fund Inc, SPDR ...
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