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Semiconductors Bounce Back: 3 Stock Picks - Analyst Blog

Despite hiccups in the recent past, semiconductor stocks remain a favorite among investors. Stocks from this sector have advanced appreciably this year. At the same time, the Semiconductor... Read >>

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Corporate Divestitures: The Case for a Business Breakup

By Jason Van Steenwyk for NerdWallet Most of us are conditioned to see a breakup as a bad thing. In business, most CEOs are looking for ways to expand, acquire profitable subsidiaries and... Read >>

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Citigroup to Shut LavaFlow Trading Venue on High Scrutiny - Analyst Blog

Amid heightened regulatory scrutiny over broker run trading platforms to increase transparency, Citigroup Inc. ( C ) has planned to close down its alternative stock trading venue LavaFlow, the... Read >>

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Abercrombie & Fitch Disappoints in Q3, Cuts Fiscal '14 View - Analyst Blog

Abercrombie & Fitch Co. ( ANF ) reported mixed results in the third quarter of fiscal 2014 with both top and bottom lines falling year over year, while its earnings per share managed to beat... Read >>

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Brown-Forman Q2 Earnings Miss, Issues Mixed Guidance - Analyst Blog

Brown Forman Corporation ( BF.B ) came up with its second quarter fiscal 2015 results, wherein the company's earnings of 97 cents per share climbed nearly 1% year over year, but fell short of the... Read >>

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General Growth Properties (GGP) Boosts Ties with Shoppers - Analyst Blog

General Growth Properties Inc. ( GGP ), one of the leading retail REITs, is playing off track and focusing on enhancing ties with its customers. The company is deliberately embracing the Omni... Read >>

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Company News for December 03, 2014 - Corporate Summary

•    Vince Holding Corp's ( VNCE ) shares plunged 19.3% after forecasting fourth quarter earnings per share between $0.23 and $0.27, below the current Zacks Consensus Estimate of $0.29 •    Shares... Read >>

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Microchip Guides Higher for Q3 on Improved Bookings - Analyst Blog

Leading semiconductor manufacturer Microchip Technology Inc. ( MCHP ) recently revised its third quarter fiscal 2015 guidance upward to better reflect an improving business environment and strong... Read >>

Chris Ciaccia

Why Apple (AAPL) Is Poised to Have a Record-Breaking Holiday Season

Apple iPhone (iStock photo) Demand for the new iPhone 6 is so strong, that research firm Kantar Worldpanel believes that Apple ( AAPL ) is poised to to have a "record quarter,"... Read >>

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Jazz Pharmaceuticals (JAZZ) Starts Late-Stage Study on Xyrem - Analyst Blog

Jazz Pharmaceuticals ( JAZZ ) initiated a phase III study on Xyrem to assess the safety and efficacy of the drug in children and adolescents (aged between 7 years and 17 years) who have narcolepsy... Read >>