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  1. Juniper Networks Welcomes Suitors (JNPR, CSCO)

    September 22, 2016
    While the networking and security hardware vendor appears to be on sale, the list of Juniper’s potential public suitors could ...
  2. Norfolk Southern Improves Safety & Service (NSC)

    September 22, 2016
    Strong safety and service numbers have been reported, but there might be better news ahead.
  3. Wal-Mart Curbside Pickup Hits Twin Cities (WMT)

    September 22, 2016
    Three Wal-Mart locations in the Twin Cities area now offer curbside pickup.
  4. Cisco Teams With Salesforce on Cloud, IoT (CSCO, CRM)

    September 22, 2016
    As old-guard Cisco restructures its core business to focus on cloud, collaboration and IoT, it secures a new alliance with ...
  5. Sarepta Announces Offering of Common Stock (SRPT)

    September 22, 2016
    Sarepta Therapeutics announces a $225 million capital-raising public offering.
  6. HPE Sees Growth in HPC Market (HPE)

    September 22, 2016
    As HPE slims down its core businesses, it aims for the growing markets for big data management and analytics, which could ...
  7. Markets Rejoice on Low Jobless Claims (SPY, TNA)

    September 22, 2016
    Stocks are rallying after jobless claims show an unexpected decline.
  8. Canadian Pacific vs. Minister Of Transport (CP)

    September 22, 2016
    Canadian Pacific wants increased safety. Minister of Transport sides with privacy.
  9. GM: General Motors Dividend Analysis

    September 22, 2016
    General Motors offered attractive dividend yields during the first half of 2016 and has a healthy dividend based on its earnings ...
  10. Baidu at Cusp of New Uptrend (BIDU)

    September 22, 2016
    Baidu has broken out above a 22-month trendline but needs stronger technical signals to confirm a new uptrend.
  11. Royal Caribbean Cruising in Hong Kong (RCL)

    September 22, 2016
    Cruise line is seeing a strong stream of business at this port, despite downward trends in Hong Kong tourism.
  12. L-3 Awarded All Nippon Airways Contract (LLL)

    September 22, 2016
    L-3 Communications Holdings Inc will install an Airbus A320 Full Flight Simulator at an All Nippon Airways flight training ...
  13. The Battle for Dominance in AI is Heating Up (CRM)

    September 22, 2016
    As it competes with technology giants like Google, Salesforce looks to secure its place in the market for AI with its new ...
  14. T-Mobile: LTE Outages Have Been Fixed (TMUS)

    September 22, 2016
    T-Mobile gets hit with outage that Verizon uses to slam its competition.
  15. Yahoo-Verizon Deal Rocked by Data Hack (YHOO, VZ)

    September 22, 2016
    Yahoo is about to release information about what is reportedly massive data breach, injecting risk into Verizon's buy of ...
  16. Vale In Talks to Sell Fertilizer Unit to Mosaic (VALE, MOS)

    September 22, 2016
    It would seem the $66 billion proposed merger between Bayer and Monsanto has caused Vale S.A. to re-evaluate its position ...
  17. Newmont Mining Strikes Gold Twice (NEM, GLD)

    September 22, 2016
    Shares of the gold producer soared almost 8% Wednesday, ranking it as one of the top-performing stocks in the S&P 50 ...
  18. Yamana Gold Shines Unchanged Interest Rates (AUY)

    September 22, 2016
    Shares of Yamana surged as much as 8% Wednesday, moving in lockstep with higher gold prices.
  19. Rite-Aid Delivers Mixed Results (RAD)

    September 22, 2016
    The second quarter included good news and bad news.
  20. AutoZone Continues to Grow (AZO)

    September 22, 2016
    Fourth-quarter and fiscal-year results all point up.
  21. Unleashing the Imagination With GoPro (GPRO)

    September 22, 2016
    The Hyperunner might have done more than create an amazing video.
  22. Utilities Awake From Their Slumber After the Fed (NI,NEE)

    September 22, 2016
    Utilities have ended a summer correction, setting the stage for a trend advance that should continue into 2017.
  23. Activision Shares Flirt With All-Time High (ATVI)

    September 22, 2016
    Activision shares flirted with an all-time high on the back of a positive call from Benchmark analyst Michael Hickey.
  24. Zephirin Upgrades Transocean Rating to Buy (RIG)

    September 22, 2016
    Though Transocean continues to fall with the rest of the industry, Zephirin hopes the company's backlog of work will increase ...
  25. AT&T to Launch DirecTV Now Streaming Service (T)

    September 22, 2016
    AT&T is gearing up to launch a streaming video service later this year.
  26. Wal-Mart Spends $200M on Associate Bonuses (WMT)

    September 22, 2016
    Bonuses are paid for meeting store performance goals.
  27. BlackBerry’s New DTEK60 Leaked Online (BBRY)

    September 22, 2016
    BlackBerry has reportedly leaked its upcoming phone the DTEK60 as it tries to remain relevant in the handset market.
  28. Target Commits to Another Share Repurchase (TGT)

    September 22, 2016
    Target will repurchase $5 billion worth of shares in the coming years.
  29. Monsanto Stock Upgraded at JPMorgan (MON, BAYRY)

    September 22, 2016
    Analysts at JPMorgan displayed plenty of conviction Wednesday by endorsing Monsanto stock.
  30. Lockheed Martin Unlocks Bioenergy Plant (LMT)

    September 22, 2016
    Lockheed Martin (LMT) has opened a bioenergy plant in Oswego, New York.
  31. FXCM Upgrades Software - Is It Enough? (FXCM)

    September 22, 2016
    FXCM is upgrading its technology to encourage more active trading, but will it help the beleaguered brokerage?
  32. Buffett Promises Silence on Wells Fargo - For Now (BRK.A, BRK.B)

    September 22, 2016
    The Oracle of Omaha said he wants to wait until the presidential election before addressing the bank scandal.
  33. ConocoPhillips Pens LNG Deal With Alaska (COP)

    September 21, 2016
    ConocoPhillips and the state of Alaska signed an agreement today regarding North Slope natural gas. Conoco will sell the ...
  34. EnCana Cashes in Some Equity Chips (ECA)

    September 21, 2016
    A steadying of the price of crude led to an equity boost for EnCana, which in turn gave the company a chance to deleverage ...
  35. 3D Systems Diversifies With New Products (DDD)

    September 21, 2016
    The industry pioneer expands its healthcare product suite while solidifying its position in the additive manufacturing space ...
  36. EOG Quality of Acreage an Issue (EOG, APA)

    September 21, 2016
    Oil may have to reach $50 a barrel to make EOG's latest deal profitable.
  37. Stratasys' MakerBot Sticks to Home Market (SSYS)

    September 21, 2016
    As the 3D-printing market heads toward additive manufacturing for industry, Stratasys continues to release improved and specialized ...
  38. Moody and S&P Upgrade W&T Offshore Inc. (WTI)

    September 21, 2016
    W&T Offshore’s recent generation of capital and debt due-date extensions garnered favorable reviews from two ratings ...
  39. Transocean Is No Buy Even After Steep Drop (RIG)

    September 21, 2016
    Transocean Ltd. stock has fallen 83% in last five years and 17% this year alone, but it's still not attractive to most analysts ...
  40. Nike Spiraling Lower After Rio Misfire (NKE)

    September 21, 2016
    Nike has transitioned from market leader into laggard in 2016 and could now enter a long-term downtrend.
  41. FBR Expects Whiting to Continue Keeping Pace (WLL)

    September 21, 2016
    FBR & Co. gave Whiting Petroleum Corp. a "market perform" rating, meaning investors should weather the energy sector ...
  42. Rex Energy Corp.: Two Major Moves in Span of Week (REXX, DTI)

    September 21, 2016
    Rex Energy Corp. has announced plans to expand considerably its natural gas distribution into the Mid-West and the Gulf Coast.
  43. Jeffries Is Not Thrilled About Philip Morris (PM)

    September 21, 2016
    On the other hand, it has not completely turned its back on the cigarette maker.
  44. InvenSense Scores With Consumer Tracker (INVN)

    September 21, 2016
    Coursa Retail solutions leads by a wide margin, providing retailers with precise shopper information to help improve conversion ...
  45. 3M Unveils Live Face ID System (MMM)

    September 21, 2016
    Company introduced a system that can help law enforcement confirm identities in real-time.
  46. GE Aggressively Pursues Tech Talent (GE)

    September 21, 2016
    GE revamps tech talent acquisition to shed its label as an industrial giant and compete with new rivals such as Silicon Valley ...
  47. Procter & Gamble Investing for Future Savings (PG)

    September 21, 2016
    Procter & Gamble is closing and selling plants quickly, but that’s not the whole story.
  48. Lululemon Will Target Men in Toronto Store (LULU)

    September 21, 2016
    Lululemon wants to attract male customers as a new growth avenue, but it won’t be easy.
  49. Microsoft: Is This Its Last Nokia Phone? (MSFT, NOK)

    September 21, 2016
    Microsoft unveils what could be the last Nokia-branded handset.
  50. Royal Bank of Scotland Struggles to Sell Assets (RBS, SAN)

    September 21, 2016
    Royal Bank of Scotland can't sell its assets to fight enduring losses.
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