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Tesla known to overpromise, underdeliverUnlike many other U.S. corporations that tend to sandbag forward-looking guidan
Tesla known to overpromise, underdeliver
CNBC / Posted moments ago
Unlike many other U.S. corporations that tend to sandbag forward-looking guidance, Tesla is notorious for overpromising and underdelivering. Last year the carmaker delivered a record 50,000 vehicles but failed to meet volume expectations of 55,000... Read more
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CNBC
The company hurt by McDonald's all-day breakfastIt's that time again! Jim Cramer rang the lightning round bell, which means he
The company hurt by McDonald's all-day breakfast
CNBC / Posted moments ago
It's that time again! Jim Cramer rang the lightning round bell, which means he gave his take on caller favorite stocks at rapid speed: CSX Corp: "Let's do Union Pacific. CSX is good, but Union Pacific is better. And then Norfolk Southern is second... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
500 euro bill is being killed offThis marks the beginning of the end of the 500 euro bill. The European Central
500 euro bill is being killed off
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted moments ago
This marks the beginning of the end of the 500 euro bill. The European Central Bank announced Wednesday that it will phase out the 500 euro banknote because of concerns that this banknote "could facilitate illicit activities" "There is a pervasive... Read more
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Reuters
Amazon, Hyatt named top picks at hedge-fund eventLarry Robbins, Founder, Portfolio Manager and CEO, Glenview Capital Management
Amazon, Hyatt named top picks at hedge-fund event
Reuters / Posted moments ago
Larry Robbins, Founder, Portfolio Manager and CEO, Glenview Capital Management LLC., speaks at the Sohn Investment Conference in New York City, U.S. May 4, 2016. William Ackman, founder and CEO of hedge fund Pershing Square Capital Management,... Read more
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CNBC
Starboard's Smith targeting pharma firm for proxy fight"We believe the pressure of being subscale and the desire to remain independent
Starboard's Smith targeting pharma firm for proxy fight
CNBC / Posted moments ago
"We believe the pressure of being subscale and the desire to remain independent may cause management and the board to make decisions that are not in the best interests of shareholders," Smith added. Depomed did not immediately respond to requests... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Weight Watchers still waiting for an Oprah boostWeight Watchers is still waiting for Oprah Winfrey's seal of approval to resurr
Weight Watchers still waiting for an Oprah boost
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted moments ago
Weight Watchers is still waiting for Oprah Winfrey's seal of approval to resurrect it. The diet company will report its latest earnings after the closing bell on Wednesday. Analysts are expecting a decline in sales and a loss of 18 cents a... Read more
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Northwest Herald
McHenry's Pioneer Center set to complete behavioral health services cutsAs of May 12 Pioneer Center for Human Services will have let go more than 100 e
McHenry's Pioneer Center set to complete behavioral health services cuts
Northwest Herald / Posted a minute ago
As of May 12 Pioneer Center for Human Services will have let go more than 100 employees and providers such as the Association for Individual Development (AID) and Rosecrance will be in the middle of establishing programs to serve hundreds of... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Bethesda to hold Cinco de Mayo celebration in MarengoThe event, which is open to the public, will take place 10 a.m to 6 p.m. Thursd
Bethesda to hold Cinco de Mayo celebration in Marengo
Northwest Herald / Posted a minute ago
The event, which is open to the public, will take place 10 a.m to 6 p.m. Thursday at one of Bethesda's homes in Marengo, 980 Courtney Lane, according to a news release from Bethesda. Several of Bethesda's programs in the Chicago area will be at the... Read more
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India's gold imports go down by 67.3% due to jewellers' strikeGold imports fell sharply by 67.33 % to 19.6 tonnes in April 2016 as jewellers'
India's gold imports go down by 67.3% due to jewellers' strike
dna / Posted 2 minutes ago
Gold imports fell sharply by 67.33 % to 19.6 tonnes in April 2016 as jewellers' strike opposing 1% excise duty on non-silver jewellery significantly hit demand for the metal, according to gold and silver refiner MMTC Pamp. "Gold imports declined to... Read more
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BC Local News
B.C. minimum wage to be raised to $11.25 an hour by fall 2017The provincial government announced Wednesday a two-stage increase to the minim
B.C. minimum wage to be raised to $11.25 an hour by fall 2017
BC Local News / Posted 3 minutes ago
The provincial government announced Wednesday a two-stage increase to the minimum wage in the province "to better reflect the province's overall economic growth and ensure all workers benefit from B.C.'s success," according to a press release. While... Read more
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BC Local News
B.C.'s minimum wage will rise in two stagesThe British Columbia government is increasing the minimum wage in two stages, i
B.C.'s minimum wage will rise in two stages
BC Local News / Posted 3 minutes ago
The British Columbia government is increasing the minimum wage in two stages, in order to "better reflect the province's overall economic growth and ensure all workers benefit from B.C.'s success." The first increase will be 40 cents and bring the... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
500 euro bill is being killed offThis marks the beginning of the end of the 500 euro bill. The European Central
500 euro bill is being killed off
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 3 minutes ago
This marks the beginning of the end of the 500 euro bill. The European Central Bank announced Wednesday that it will phase out the 500 euro banknote because of concerns that this banknote "could facilitate illicit activities" "There is a pervasive... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Weight Watchers still waiting for an Oprah boostWeight Watchers is still waiting for Oprah Winfrey's seal of approval to resurr
Weight Watchers still waiting for an Oprah boost
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 3 minutes ago
Weight Watchers is still waiting for Oprah Winfrey's seal of approval to resurrect it. The diet company will report its latest earnings after the closing bell on Wednesday. Analysts are expecting a decline in sales and a loss of 18 cents a... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Yelp still has huge potential, but only for aggressive investorsBut stiff competition is one reason why Yelp has under-performed over the past
Yelp still has huge potential, but only for aggressive investors
TheStreet.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
But stiff competition is one reason why Yelp has under-performed over the past two years. Growth is slowing year over year. Initially, Yelp showed a 70% to 80% run rate, which has now moderated to the mid-20s. Although local ad revenue continues to... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Acadia Pharmaceuticals stock has fallen too far recentlyThe company hasn't announced pricing yet, but it has said it will be before the
Acadia Pharmaceuticals stock has fallen too far recently
TheStreet.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
The company hasn't announced pricing yet, but it has said it will be before the drug is launched. Our expectation has been $14,000 per year. If we take $1 billion in revenue divided by $14,000, we get about 70,000 patients receiving treatment. There... Read more
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TheStreet.com
5 stocks insiders love right nowOne stock that insiders are in love with here is Infinera (INFN - Get Report) ,
5 stocks insiders love right now
TheStreet.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
One stock that insiders are in love with here is Infinera (INFN - Get Report) , which provides optical transport networking equipment, software and services worldwide. Insiders are buying this stock into large weakness, since shares have dropped by... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Tripadvisor and yelp are good buys for yahoo!, not for investors"I've always felt that TripAdvisor and Yelp belong under the umbrella of Yahoo
Tripadvisor and yelp are good buys for yahoo!, not for investors
TheStreet.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
"I've always felt that TripAdvisor and Yelp belong under the umbrella of Yahoo because Yahoo needs something like that," said Cramer, TheStreet's founder and portfolio manager of the Action Alerts PLUS portfolio. He added that TripAdvisor is an... Read more
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TheStreet.com
7 big-volume stocks to keep on your trading radarDirexion Daily Gold Miners Bear 3x ETF Leading off the list of most actively t
7 big-volume stocks to keep on your trading radar
TheStreet.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
Direxion Daily Gold Miners Bear 3x ETF Leading off the list of most actively traded stocks this afternoon is the Direxion Daily Gold Miners Bear 3x ETF(DUST) . This popular exchange-traded fund provides leveraged inverse exposure to gold miners --... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Is General Electric headed for a deep selloff?In the near term, GE bulls should expect more downside. As the day wears on, G
Is General Electric headed for a deep selloff?
TheStreet.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
In the near term, GE bulls should expect more downside. As the day wears on, GE continues to fade. Overhead pressure is building as the stock fades further below its 50-day moving average. This key level, which held last week's low, is now reverting... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Sohn Investment Conference midday session live blogReal Money's Carleton English and James Passeri are keeping readers up to date
Sohn Investment Conference midday session live blog
TheStreet.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
Real Money's Carleton English and James Passeri are keeping readers up to date with the latest news from Wednesday's annual Sohn Investment Conference, with the market outlook of some of Wall Street's most influential investors. The first session of... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Acadia Pharmaceuticals stock has fallen too far recentlySome observers have written that the market had priced in the approval followin
Acadia Pharmaceuticals stock has fallen too far recently
TheStreet.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
Some observers have written that the market had priced in the approval following an advisory committee's 12-2 vote at the end of March in favor of approval. In other words, they've suggested it's a typical case of "buy the rumor, sell the news."... Read more
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TheStreet.com
7 big-volume stocks to keep on your trading radarPut down the 10-K filings and the stock screeners. It's time to take a break fr
7 big-volume stocks to keep on your trading radar
TheStreet.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
Put down the 10-K filings and the stock screeners. It's time to take a break from the traditional methods of generating investment ideas. Instead, let the crowd do it for you. From hedge funds to individual investors, scores of market participants... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Millennial housing shut-out greatly exaggeratedPortland, Ore. and San Francisco, two traditionally coveted Millennial redoubts
Millennial housing shut-out greatly exaggerated
TheStreet.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
Portland, Ore. and San Francisco, two traditionally coveted Millennial redoubts, continued to report the highest year-over-year gains among the 20 cities with double-digit price increases. Many would-be buyers have been priced out of the Case-Shiller... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Valeant could decrease another 50% to 70%After all, who really cares about the why and the what of the reasons that migh
Valeant could decrease another 50% to 70%
TheStreet.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
After all, who really cares about the why and the what of the reasons that might eventually be attached to the movement of the company's shares? Our members, and readers of TheStreet.com, just want to objectively avoid doing the wrong thing at the... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Sohn Investment Conference midday session live blogDespite Robbins' warning that his presentation wasn't going to be actionable, h
Sohn Investment Conference midday session live blog
TheStreet.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
Despite Robbins' warning that his presentation wasn't going to be actionable, he revisited his choices at last year's Sohn conference: his long cases for AbbVie(ABBV) , which is down 5% over the last year, and Brookdale Senior Living(BKD) , which is... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Sohn Investment Conference midday session live blog12:43 p.m. ET Shares of Bank of the Ozarks are falling in midday trading after
Sohn Investment Conference midday session live blog
TheStreet.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
12:43 p.m. ET Shares of Bank of the Ozarks are falling in midday trading after Muddy Waters' Carson Block stepped up at Sohn and revealed his fund's short position in the company. "It is cracking right now ... their balance sheet is under severe... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Sohn Investment Conference midday session live blogMeanwhile, Amazon Web Services, or AWS, essentially represents "a tax on the In
Sohn Investment Conference midday session live blog
TheStreet.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
Meanwhile, Amazon Web Services, or AWS, essentially represents "a tax on the Internet," said Palihapitiya, because tech companies are becoming increasingly forced to use the cloud to compete with rivals. "He is going to invent things," he said of... Read more
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TheStreet.com
6 stocks to buy for when Donald Trump is presidentEditor's note: This story was originally published in November. With Republican
6 stocks to buy for when Donald Trump is president
TheStreet.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
Editor's note: This story was originally published in November. With Republican frontrunner Donald Trump closing in on the Republican nomination and shifting his focus to the general election following the withdrawal of Ted Cruz and John Kasich, it's... Read more
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Business Insurance
France's AXA selling off U.K. life and savings businessAXA S.A. has agreed to sell its Elevate investment platform investment business
France's AXA selling off U.K. life and savings business
Business Insurance / Posted 8 minutes ago
AXA S.A. has agreed to sell its Elevate investment platform investment business to Standard Life P.L.C. as part of its strategy of concentrating on property/casualtyand certain other lines of business, AXA announced Wednesday. In the announcement,... Read more
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Business Insider
There's a staggering amount of bonds investors own for almost nothing in returnFitch credit researchers crunched the data to find that $9.9 trillion in global
There's a staggering amount of bonds investors own for almost nothing in return
Business Insider / Posted 9 minutes ago
Fitch credit researchers crunched the data to find that $9.9 trillion in global sovereign debt had negative yields as of April 25. That's composed of $6.8 trillion of long-term debt, and $3.1 trillion in short-term debt. "Unconventional monetary... Read more
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