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Sempra Energy vs. Northeast Utilities System: Which Returns More to Shareholders?

Source Sempra Energy Every investor has a "magic metric," the number that tells us which stocks are set to soar and which are set to stumble. Return on equity (ROE) is... Read >>

Sinopec to Sell Retail Stake of 29.9% Amounting to $17.4B - Analyst Blog

China Petroleum and Chemical Corp. ( SNP ) or Sinopec intends to sell a stake worth $17.4 billion in its retail unit to a large group comprising mainly of domestic investors. The move comes amid... Read >>

Unum Continues to Benefit from Strategic Investment Strategy - Analyst Blog

On Sep 15, 2014, we issued an updated research report on Unum Group ( UNM ). Unum's conservative pricing and reservation practices have helped the company to witness the ninth consecutive quarter... Read >>

Tepid Market Waters Across the Globe - Ahead of Wall Street

Monday, September 15, 2014 Stocks aren't expected to do much in today's session, with pre open sentiment indicating a flattish open. Headlines about the Scottish vote and weak data out of China... Read >>

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Is It Time to Buy United Technologies Corporation Stock?

For one long year, United Technologies stock has budged not at all or so you might think. At $108 and change, shares of United Technologies are up less than one single percentage point... Read >>

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3 Double-Threat Dividend Stocks to Buy

By Louis Navellier, Editor, Blue Chip Growth The search for income-producing stocks to buy is still one of the most difficult tasks for investors today. The fact that Wall Street has spotted... Read >>

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Social Security: Don’t Let a Simple Mistake Ruin Your Retirement

A growing number of retirees rely on Social Security as their primary source of income in retirement. This is why even small mistakes in your earnings history can cause undue hardship later in... Read >>

Statoil Raises $1.3B through Adjustment of NCS Portfolio - Analyst Blog

Norwegian energy firm Statoil ASA ( STO ) intends to raise cash proceeds of $1.3 billion by farming down in Aasta Hansteen, Asterix and Polarled. The deal also entails an exit from its non core... Read >>

Company News for September 15, 2014 - Corporate Summary

•    ULTA Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance, Inc.'s ( ULTA ) shares surged 17.9% after reporting second quarter earnings per share of $0.94, beating the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $0.82 •  ... Read >>

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3 Reasons FedEx's Stock Could Fall

After a decade of stagnation, shares of FedEx have rocketed higher in the last year or so. As recently as mid 2013, FedEx stock was trading for less than $100, but it has steadily risen to... Read >>