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2 Sectors Trampled, Most Top Stocks Do Fine; Stock Market Hides 4 Bullish Factors

The S&P 500 notched a fifth day of distribution, but it was another stalling day. Top stocks in key sectors such as semiconductors are holding up fine. Market internals look bullish. The post 2 Sectors Trampled, Most Top Stocks Do Fine; Stock Market Hides 4 Bullish Factors appeared first on...

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Is your bank account funding the NRA?

The group Guns Down America, which advocates for fewer guns, has released a consumer scorecard ranking the nation's 15 largest banks.         

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Despite Beijing’s efforts to target its stimulus, a repeat of the 2016 building boom is likely to spur demand.

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IBD Watch Lists Gain 8 Hot Stocks

Here’s a list of all the top-rated growth stocks that have just been added to the IBD 50, IBD Big Cap 20, Sector Leaders, Stock Spotlight and IPO leaders. The post IBD Watch Lists Gain 8 Hot Stocks appeared first on Investor's Business Daily.

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Flurry of tech leaders leave Walmart, but analysts think bench is deep

Recent departures do not imperil Walmart's future because "the people Walmart needs to be innovators were never the ones coming from outside," analyst Brandon Fletcher wrote.

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Quality of life tumbles in Bay Area, center of tech universe

The Bay Area is a thriving job center with great amenities, but dissatisfaction is growing.

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With blueberries in trouble, Maine eyes commission overhaul

Maine lawmakers might try to pump some life into the state's troubled wild blueberry industry by overhauling the makeup of the commission that promotes the state's most important fruit crop.

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You thought you deleted your Facebook account, but it's still there. Now what?

These days, Facebook promises to remove all deleted accounts within 90 days and to allow no access to the accounts during that time.

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Bill Ackman credits marriage to Neri Oxman for fund’s comeback

The big secret to Bill Ackman’s comeback: marital bliss. Ackman’s Pershing Square hedge fund is up nearly 40 percent this year. Aside from lucrative investments in Chipotle and Starbucks, Ackman on Tuesday gave credit to his new wife, the MIT professor Neri Oxman. “It’s very helpful when...

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Arizona governor axes licenses for blow-dry salons

Blow drying, curling and shampooing hair will no longer be services requiring a license in Arizona thanks to the "dry bar" bill being signed by Governor Doug Ducey.         

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Netflix Tops Target For Subscribers In March Quarter, But Forecast Light

Internet television network Netflix late Tuesday easily beat its target for new subscribers in the first quarter. Netflix earnings and sales also topped views in the March quarter. The post Netflix Tops Target For Subscribers In March Quarter, But Forecast Light appeared first on Investor's...

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Citigroup might chill out on pot drug testing for new hires

Say no to drug testing. Citigroup, one of Wall Street’s biggest banks, is looking to relax its drug testing of new hires as New York City gets ready to pass a law that would make it illegal to screen applicants for pot, The Post has learned. The buttoned-up bank, led by Michael Corbat, tests...

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DOJ to meet with Big3 over allegations of dirty tricks by Charter

The Department of Justice has called on representatives of Big3 Basketball — the pickup league co-founded by rapper Ice Cube — to a meeting over accusations of dirty tricks by cable giant Charter Communications, The Post has learned. The meeting, to be held with the DOJ’s antitrust team on...

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Sprint Stock Craters On Report Regulators Plan To Block T-Mobile Merger

Sprint shares plunged in after-hours trading on a report that federal regulators are poised to block its proposed merger with T-Mobile US. Sprint stock cratered 10.5% after the news broke. The post Sprint Stock Craters On Report Regulators Plan To Block T-Mobile Merger appeared first on...

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Netflix adds 9.6M subscribers in 1Q as competition heats up

Netflix kicked off the year with the biggest subscriber gains in the history of its video streaming service, but forecast a springtime slowdown that disappointed investors.

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Netflix brushes off streaming threats from Apple, Disney

Netflix brushed off threats of competition from Apple and Disney on Tuesday even as it predicted its global subscriber base will grow at a slower pace next quarter.

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IBM First-Quarter Earnings Beat On Bottom Line; Revenue Falls Short

IBM earnings reported after the market close for the first-quarter Tuesday came in above Wall Street estimates but revenue fell short of views. IBM stock fell during after-hours trading. The post IBM First-Quarter Earnings Beat On Bottom Line; Revenue Falls Short appeared first on Investor's...

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