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  1. Harmony Gold Mining Traded Ex-Dividend (HMY)

    Harmony Gold will send its dividend payment on September 26 to shareholders of record as of September 16.
  2. Spotify Hits 40 Million Paid Subscribers (AAPL, AMZN)

    Music streaming service Spotify announced today that it had 40 million paying users. For comparison, Apple Music has 17 million ...
  3. Singer Reiterates Biggest Bond Bubble Message at CNBC Conference

    The noted hedge fund manager spoke at length about how monetary extremism has caused the biggest bond bubble in world history. ...
  4. Energy Fuels Announces $10M Bought Deal Offering (UUUU)

    Energy Fuels will use the proceeds to fund various projects, including shaft sinking and evaluation at its high-grade Canyon ...
  5. iPhone 7 Plus Initial Stock Sold Out, Says Apple (AAPL)

    Earlier reports indicated that iPhone 7 supplies will fall short of the demand significantly.
  6. Facebook and Google Own 80% of the Top 10 Smartphone Apps (FB, GOOG)

    Of the top 10 apps ranked by unique monthly visitors in June 2016, 80% are either owned by Facebook or Google. The other ...
  7. The Synergy From OPKO’s Acquisition of Transition Therapeutics (OPK)

    The product line from Transition Therapeutics complements well with the larger suite of OPKO offerings.
  8. Array Secures SPA Agreement With FDA for Colorectal Cancer Trial (ARRY)

    With an SPA agreement with the FDA, Array’s phase III trial could lead it to be the first company to offer treatment of BRAF-mutant ...
  9. Alexion’s ‘Uncommon Strength’ Campaign Offers a Win-Win (ALXN)

    Amid a dearth of information on rare diseases, patients will benefit from the information sharing platform, and the company ...
  10. Exelixis Wins EU Approval for Cabometyx RCC Treatment (EXEL)

    The much-anticipated approval from the European Union will add a new stream of revenue for the monopoly drug.
  11. Gilead Remains Promising Despite Recent Declines (GILD)

    Though the stock prices have tanked around 24% YTD amid loss of revenues from key drugs, the future looks promising for Gilead’s ...
  12. GE Digital Buys Software Provider Meridium (GE)

    General Electric Co (GE) acquired asset performance management (APM) software provider Meridium.
  13. What After the 60/40 Balanced Portfolio?

    According to Mark Cahart, a portfolio consisting of 60% stocks and 40% bonds is passe. He recommends quant strategies.
  14. Why Devon Energy Is Selling Assets Worth $1B (DVN)

    U.S. oil and natural gas producer Devon Energy is selling $1 billion worth of assets. What's in it for Devon shareholders?
  15. Vitae Shares Zoom Higher on Sale to Allergan

    Few events goose a stock price better than a buyout from a deep-pocketed suitor. Such is the case with Vitae Pharmaceuticals ...
  16. Bayer and Monsanto Agree at Last on Buyout Price

    Third time's the charm, they say, and that seems to be the case with Bayer's pursuit of Monsanto (NYSE: MON): After it re-raised ...
  17. Fraud Trial Starts for Hank Greenberg, Notorious AIG Exec (AIG)

    After more than a decade, New York state is finally entering into charges of fraud against the former executive.
  18. Cisco Price Target Up as it Prices $6B in Debt (CSCO)

    As Deutsche Bank ups the tech leader’s stock price target and Cisco raises funds, we can expect Cisco to charge ahead with ...
  19. Incomes Jump, Says Census. Who's Doing Best?

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, incomes are rising and it's not just the wealthy who are seeing their money increase. ...
  20. Where the World's Billionaires Got Their Money

    A recent study looks at the origins of global billionaires' wealth – both in terms of geography and in terms of how they ...
  21. Starbucks Continues to Expand Its Presence (SBUX)

    Starbucks will open a café in a Tampa Bay Publix.
  22. Sirius XM May Face Drama On the Horizon (SIRI)

    Controversies like these sometimes start small, and then can escalate.
  23. Hewlett Packard Enterprise Beats Analysts’ Target (HPE)

    Analysts decide whether to downgrade on valuation or readjust HPE's target price higher amid positive business developments. ...
  24. BlackRock: Investors Need to Heed Climate Change

    BlackRock sees climate change as presenting both risks and opportunities for investors.
  25. Billionaire Barry Sternlicht of Starwood: Short Tesla, Bullish Atlanta (TSLA)

    Speaking at the CNBC Delivering Alpha conference, Sternlicht revealed his opinions on a number of current market trends.
  26. Is Starboard Butting in at Perrigo? (PRGO)

    Starboard Value LP, a shareholder of Perrigo Company, has called for a company restructuring in the wake of a takeover effort ...
  27. Ruby Tuesday Needs a New CEO -- and a New Identity

    Struggling restaurant chain Ruby Tuesday (NYSE: RT) will have to order a new CEO. The company, which has had difficulties ...
  28. Does Carl Icahn Want to Buy Out Herbalife? (HLF, FDML)

    Icahn has been in a contentious battle with investor Bill Ackman about Herbalife and has continued to up his stake--and suggesting ...
  29. Amazon Could Double In Next Three Years, Says Bill Miller (AMZN)

    According to mutual fund legend Miller, Amazon could double on the basis of margin expansions in cloud and increased market ...
  30. Can Blockchain Technology Solve The Problem Of Illegal Fishing?

    Blockchain, the technology underlying bitcoin, has infinite uses--including stopping illegal fishing and even stopping human ...
  31. CSX Stands Alone Among U.S. Railroads (CSX)

    CSX makes it six consecutive years for accomplishing one feat, wins an award and delivers for investors.
  32. Is Apple Making An Augmented Reality Product? (AAPL)

    Apple CEO Tim Cook said in an ABC interview this morning that he prefers AR to VR. Does this mean Apple is making an AR product? ...
  33. 5 Consumer Staple Stocks Vulnerable To a Sell Off (GIS, CAG)

    Thinking about investing for dividend yield? Here is a consumer staples stock list of companies that could potentially sell ...
  34. Dakota Pipeline Project Temporarily Halted (ETE, ETP)

    The Obama administration announced on September 9, 2016 that construction on federal lands would be temporarily halted.
  35. Alibaba Acquires Biometric Software Company (BABA)

    The Chinese e-commerce giant is using the startup acquisition to help its expansion abroad and curb fraud at home.
  36. Top Equity ETF with German Exposure (EWG)

    EWG is the major US-traded ETF with exposure to German stocks. We’re having a look at EWG’s past and recent total returns. ...
  37. Carnival Cruise Creates Mini-Tsunami (CCL)

    Cruise ship operator deals with another on-sea mishap.
  38. Shipping Stocks at Make or Break Level (FRO, TOO)

    These three beaten down shipping stocks are testing major support. A break below signals a further selloff. If support holds, ...
  39. SEC Adding Social Media Disclosure to Form ADV

    The SEC released a rule noting that advisors will need to list all of their social media sites like Twitter, Facebook and ...
  40. E*TRADE Financial Shakes Up Top Management

    The C-suite suddenly looks different at E*TRADE Financial (NASDAQ: ETFC). The online brokerage announced a set of changes ...
  41. Report: AT&T's Next Media Buy Could Come Soon (T)

    AT&T could make a media buy sooner rather than later.
  42. Qualcomm Branches Out—Drones, IoT, Test Services (QCOM)

    Qualcomm is branching into new market as it looks for additional areas of growth.
  43. Assessing Silver Wheaton's Stock Valuation (SLW)

    Shares of Silver Wheaton, one of the world's largest silver producers, have been caught in the crossfire of weak commodity ...
  44. Assessing DuPont Stock Valuation (DOW, DD)

    Despite the strong outperformance over the past twelve months, DuPont shares have not swayed too drastically from the rest ...
  45. Carl Icahn Endorses Freeport's Deal With Anadarko (FCX, APC)

    Icahn, who owns an 8.5% stake in the oil and gas company through equity and options, wasted no time putting his stamp of ...
  46. Bayer Accepts Monsanto's $66 Billion Offer (MON, BAYRY)

    U.S. agriculture giant Monsanto Company has accepted the $66 billion offer put forward by Germany's Bayer AG, according to ...
  47. Donald Trump's Charitable Giving Is Under Scrutiny

    The New York Attorney General revealed on Tuesday that his office is investigating Donald Trump's foundation.
  48. Analysts Predict Apple iPhone 7 Opening Weekend Sales (AAPL)

    Apple said in a statement last week that it would not release opening weekend sales numbers for the iPhone 7. But analysts ...
  49. Varco to Consolidate, Cut Even More Jobs (NOV)

    In search of profitability, National Oilwell Varco is continuing to layoff its workforce and consolidate operations. But ...
  50. General Mills Closes Plant & Cuts Headcount (GIS)

    Company is trimming costs as part of a restructuring of its global supply chain.
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