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2 Bargain Stocks You Can Buy Right Now

Wed, 05/18/2016 - 8:07am
Wouldn't it be nice to head back to March 9, 2009 -- the nadir of the stock market's Great Recession collapse -- and double down on all of your holdings? Everything was on sale back then.
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Here's How You Can Make More Money in Retirement

Wed, 05/18/2016 - 7:58am
If you've been saving aggressively for retirement, and expect to have all the money you need in your golden years, bravo! That's no small feat -- especially with healthcare alone now expected to cost a typical retired couple as much as $200,000 or more throughout their retirement.
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Target Delivers Mixed Results, Shares Sink

Wed, 05/18/2016 - 7:47am
Target on Wednesday reported a lower-than-expected increase in sales at established stores as consumers spent more on big-ticket purchases like homes and cars than on discretionary items like apparel, a major source of revenue for department stores.
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Staples Offers In-Line View as Profit, Sales Decline

Wed, 05/18/2016 - 7:31am
Staples, whose merger with Office Depot was blocked last week by a federal judge, said profit fell 30% as same-store sales declined in the latest quarter.
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McDonalds Corporation Stock Up 40%: Can the Rally Continue?

Wed, 05/18/2016 - 7:03am
Image source: McDonald's McDonald's has been firing on all cylinders lately.
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Instant Analysis: NXP Semiconductors N.V. Just Took a Big Step Into Driverless Cars

Wed, 05/18/2016 - 7:00am
Image source: NXP Semiconductors.
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Microsoft Sells Feature Phone Unit For $350 Million

Wed, 05/18/2016 - 6:49am
Microsoft Corp. is selling its entry-level feature phone assets to FIH Mobile and HMD Global for $350 million, the U.S. tech giant said early Wednesday.
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Lowe's Earnings, Same-store Sales Top Expectations

Wed, 05/18/2016 - 6:30am
Lowe's Companies Inc. on Wednesday posted same-store sales and quarterly profit figures that were ahead of Wall Street's targets.
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The 3 Best REIT ETFs

Wed, 05/18/2016 - 6:23am
When it comes to sector exchange-traded funds, there really isn't that much variety.
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Why Is Verizon So Hungry for Content Providers?

Wed, 05/18/2016 - 6:21am
Last month, Verizon Communications ponied up nearly $160 million to acquire just under 25% of small, specialist video production studio AwesomenessTV.
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U.S. Crude Eases Despite Continued Supply Disruptions

Wed, 05/18/2016 - 6:06am
Oil futures edged lower on Wednesday, off 2016 highs hit in the previous session, as the impact of unplanned supply disruptions from Nigeria and Canada were tempered by rising supplies from elsewhere.
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Swing Traders Should Tread Carefully

Wed, 05/18/2016 - 6:00am
Chasing volatility can bring big risk and reward, ETFs can help balance the two.
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The Stocks David Einhorn, Ray Dalio, and Bill Ackman Bought Last Quarter

Wed, 05/18/2016 - 6:00am
Einhorn, Dalio and Ackman may not be household names, but they have a reputation of earning big money.
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Lowe's 1Q Earnings Top Expectations

Wed, 05/18/2016 - 5:53am
Lowe’s reported a 1Q profit of $0.98 per share, topping the estimate for $0.85. Revenue of $15.2 billion, also beat the estimate for $14.87 billion.
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Trump Preparing Plan to Dismantle Obama's Wall Street Reform Law

Wed, 05/18/2016 - 4:52am
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said on Tuesday that sweeping financial reforms put in place under President Barack Obama were harming the economy and he would dismantle nearly all of them.
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China Shares Fall on Revived U.S. Rate Expectations

Wed, 05/18/2016 - 4:43am
China's benchmark stock index closed at the lowest level in 2-1/2 months on Wednesday, after comments from Federal Reserve officials rekindled prospects of a U.S. interest rate rise as early as June.
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Japan's Economy Dodges Recession in 1Q

Wed, 05/18/2016 - 4:26am
Japan's economy expanded at the fastest pace in a year in the first quarter, thanks in part to a leap year consumption boost, but analysts say the rebound is not strong enough to dispel concerns over a contraction this quarter.
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Trains to New York's Grand Central Suspended After Fire

Wed, 05/18/2016 - 4:17am
Rail services in and out of New York City's Grand Central Terminal will be suspended for the morning commute on Wednesday, a day after a fire under a section of elevated track in Manhattan interrupted the evening rush hour, officials said.
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Sixers Win Top Pick in Draft Lottery

Wed, 05/18/2016 - 3:41am
The Philadelphia 76ers landed their first No. 1 overall draft pick in 20 years on Tuesday at the NBA’s Draft Lottery. Philadelphia have endured a dreadful three-year stretch that was a part of a rebuilding plan to restock the franchise with top picks.
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FedEx-TNT Deal To Settle May 25 As TNT Shareholders Approve Takeover

Wed, 05/18/2016 - 3:30am
FedEx Corp.'s planned $4.8 billion takeover of Dutch parcel company TNT Express NV will settle on May 25, ending a merger process that's been more than a year under way.
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