Equities Sector Coverage: Stocks Show Mixed Bag as Investors Get Defensive

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Asian stocks were lower on Monday. The Nikkei 225 ended their session at 9,471 – down 1.74% on the day. The Hang Seng ended their session at 20,611 – down 0.44% on the day. European stocks

Equities Sector Coverage: Wall Street Closes Lower Despite Solid Earnings

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The Consumer Price Index rose 0.3% in March, in line with estimates. Excluding the food and energy, prices were up 0.2%, also matching estimates. The preliminary reading on the University of

Equities Sector Coverage: Bulls Retake Control on Wall Street

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Our International Trade Deficit narrowed to $46 billion in February. PPI came in flat in 0.0%, but rose by 0.3% excluding food & energy. Initial Jobless Claims rose to 380,000 staying above

Are Olive Garden's Discount Prices Starving Darden Restaurants?

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Back in the early to mid 1990s, Olive Garden was a fast-growing restaurant concept. It was priced at the low end of casual dining concepts, perhaps above the bar and grille sub-segment, which is

The 5 Priciest Stocks on the S&P 500

Joel Anderson | |

Investing in the right company is the key question driving most people culling the equities market. And what makes a business the "right company" is a decidedly tricky question. Value investors

Equities Sector Coverage: Positive Earnings from Early Reporters Awake Bulls

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Import prices rose 1.3% in March, topping estimates for a 0.8% increase, while export prices rose 0.8%, coming in higher than the 0.4% increase expected. Both gains were the largest month-to-month

NASDAQ Snags Facebook IPO Listing in Stock Exchange Battle with NYSE

Joel Anderson | |

Facebook (FB) and its pending IPO has been a compelling story since early last year, with the company projected to be valued between $75 billion and $100 billion. The success or failure of the

Equities Sector Coverage: Wall Street Tumbles Ahead of Earnings

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The Dow Jones Industrial Average declined to 12,710.56 staying below its 50-day simple moving average at 12,985. If this trend continues it will confirm that the Dow peaked at its 52-week high at

A Fundamental Look: Apple, Google, Amazon, Netflix and eBay

Joel Anderson | |

With Apple (AAPL) shooting into the top spot as the highest valued company in the world and Google (GOOG) also clearing $200 billion in market cap despite only debuting as a public company just

Equities Sector Coverage: Apple Carries Market Higher

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The National Association of Home Builders announced that their Housing Market Index came in with a reading of 28 in March unchanged from February’s reading which was revised downward by a point.

Blockchain in Healthcare - Discussion at the EU Parliament

From the recent Blockchain For Europe Summit in Brussels: Panel on Digital Health - How Blockchain technology can make health care systems more patient-centric and sustainable


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