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Martin Tillier

Lessons From Earnings Season: Invest In The US

4/24/2014, 9:34 am from Martin Tillier in News Headlines, Earnings, Economy, Stocks

Today is earnings central, earnings-palooza, an earnings-a-thon; whatever your favorite cliché is for a whole mess of something, as we say down here in the south, it applies. Among the big names reporting today are 3M ( MMM ), Amazon ( AMZN ), GM ( GM ), Microsoft ( MSFT ), Baidu ( BIDU ), Verizon ( VZ ) and Eli… Read More

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Forget Bonds -- Buy These 6% Yielders Instead

4/24/2014, 9:30 am from StreetAuthority in Investing, Investing Ideas, Stocks

With its constant ups and downs, investing in stocks is like a roller coaster ride. Investing in bonds, on the other hand, usually isn't especially during the bond bull market of the past 15… Read More

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Earnings Boost Futures With Apple and Facebook Leading

4/24/2014, 9:20 am from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Strong earnings in the tech sector and market friendly durable goods orders were fueling a rally in the futures market this morning as the Nasdaq 100 futures index handily outperformed its equity counterparts. Investors poured into tech stocks after… Read More

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Dynegy Inc. (DYN) in Focus: Stock Moves 5.1% Higher - Tale of the Tape

4/24/2014, 9:18 am from Zacks.com in Investing, Investing Ideas, Stocks

Dynegy Inc . ( DYN ) was a big mover last session, as the company saw its shares rise by over 5% on the day. The move came on solid volume too with far more shares changing… Read More

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TI Beats, Offers Encouraging Guidance - Analyst Blog

4/24/2014, 9:16 am from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

Texas Instruments ( TXN , or TI) shares appreciated 3.4% in extended trading yesterday after the company reported first quarter earnings that beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate. Guidance also exceeded expectations on both the top and bottom… Read More

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Qualcomm Beats on Q2 Earnings, Lags Revs - Analyst Blog

4/24/2014, 9:10 am from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Earnings, Stocks

Qualcomm Inc. ( QCOM ) reported mixed financial results for the second quarter of fiscal 2014. While net income surpassed the Zacks Consensus Estimate, total revenue fell below the same. Qualcomm is facing double edge problems.… Read More

MT Newswires

ETF Preview: ETFs, Futures Higher on Strong Apple Earnings; Investors Digest Durable Goods Orders, Jobless Claims Data

4/24/2014, 9:08 am from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Active broad market exchange traded funds at the close of Wednesday's regular session SPDR S&P 500 ( SPY ) 0.24% iShares S&P 500 ( IVV ) 0.21% PowerShares QQQ ( QQQ ) 0.88% iShares Russell 2000 ( IWM )… Read More

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Is Harmony Gold Mining (HMY) Ready to Breakout? - Tale of the Tape

4/24/2014, 9:07 am from Zacks.com in Investing, Investing Ideas, Stocks

Are you a technical investor? If so, it may be time to consider Harmony Gold Mining Co. ( HMY ) for your portfolio. The company just saw its 50 Day Moving Average breakout above its 200 Day… Read More

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Moving Average Crossover: Great News for Carriage Services (CSV)? - Tale of the Tape

4/24/2014, 9:05 am from Zacks.com in Investing, Investing Ideas, Stocks

Carriage Services, Inc. ( CSV ) could be a stock to avoid from a technical perspective, as the firm is seeing unfavorable trends on the moving average crossover front. Recently, the 50 Day Moving Average for CSV… Read More

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SUPERVALU (SVU) Soars: Stock Adds 11.5% in Session - Tale of the Tape

4/24/2014, 9:04 am from Zacks.com in Investing, Investing Ideas, Stocks

SUPERVALU Inc. ( SVU ) was a big mover last session, as the company saw its shares rise over 11% on the day. The move came on solid volume too with far more shares changing hands than in a… Read More