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Why Snap's unusual headquarters could make the stock risky for investors

Feb 22 10:26am Technology
Snap's headquarters are unlike those of any other company. Here's why investors should care.
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Yahoo, Marissa Mayer Took Verizon To The Cleaners: Edison Research

Feb 22 10:15am News - Investor's Business Daily
A U.K. investment house strongly criticized Verizon, saying it's giving Yahoo far too generous terms, in its 'apparent desperation' to build digital assets.
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Mossberg: TV is changing, but not fast enough

Feb 22 10:14am Technology
While tech companies let people view content on different devices other than TV, no one has "revolutionized" the medium, says Recode's Walt Mossberg.
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Toll Bros. Breaks Out On Earnings Gain; Existing-Home Sales Hit 10-Year High

Feb 22 10:07am News - Investor's Business Daily
Existing-home sales rose to a surprisingly strong 5.69 million unit pace while Toll Bros. reported better-than-expected fiscal Q1 earnings.
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Google is reportedly expanding a service that rivals Uber

Feb 22 10:06am Technology
The service allows commuters to pick up extra passengers along their route for a small fee, the Wall Street Journal reports.
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Unilever Begins Review To 'Accelerate' Value After Rejecting Kraft Heinz

Feb 22 10:03am News - Investor\'s Business Daily
After rebuffing Kraft Heinz's advances, Unilever is undertaking a comprehensive review for its shareholders.
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TJX Had Happy Holiday Quarter, Hikes Dividend, Sets Buyback

Feb 22 10:01am News - Investor\\\'s Business Daily
T.J. Maxx and Marshalls parent TJX reported fourth-quarter earnings early Wednesday, topping views and announcing a dividend increase and share buyback.
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Hackett Group Inc. (HCKT) Has Jumped To A New High On Q4 Results

Feb 22 9:57am RTT - Momentum
Hackett Group Inc. (HCKT) reported fourth quarter EPS of $0.19 after the close Tuesday, up from $0.12 a year ago.
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Innophos Holdings Inc. (IPHS) Is Challenging The Highs After Q4 Report

Feb 22 9:54am RTT - Momentum
Innophos Holdings Inc. (IPHS) reported fourth quarter EPS of $0.52 after the close Tuesday, up from $0.32 in the previous year.
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First Solar Blows Past Analysts' Q4 Estimates

Feb 22 9:53am rss_stock_analysis
First Solar (NASDAQ: FSLR) enjoyed a satisfying 5\% pop in its stock price following the release of its fourth-quarter and full 2016 results. For the quarter, revenue dove by almost 50\% on a year-over-year basis to $480 million. On the bottom line, the company swung to a loss,  largely due to restructuring charges -- it posted a deficit of nearly $720 million, against a profit of $164 million in the same quarter the previous year.
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Microbot Medical Inc. (MBOT) Is Surging On Patent News

Feb 22 9:50am RTT - Momentum
Microbot Medical Inc. (MBOT) announced Wednesday morning that it has been granted a Notice of Allowance from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for a patent for the prevention of shunt stenosis.
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Papa John's International (PZZA) Is Falling On Weak Q4 Sales

Feb 22 9:46am RTT - Momentum
Papa John's International (PZZA) reported fourth quarter EPS of $0.69 after the bell Tuesday, up from $0.62 last year. Revenues rose 5.5\% to $439.62 million from $416.82 million last year. The consensus estimates were for EPS of $0.66 and revenues of $446.85 million.
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First Solar Struggling Against Trump Headwinds (FSLR)

Feb 22 9:45am rss\_stock\_analysis
First Solar is losing ground despite a strong fourth-quarter earnings report, held down by Trump policies.
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Texas Roadhouse Inc. (TXRH) Has Tumbled To A 3-Month Low After Q4 Miss

Feb 22 9:44am RTT - Momentum
Texas Roadhouse Inc. (TXRH) reported fourth quarter EPS of $0.29 after the bell Tuesday, compared to $0.32 in the previous year. Street expectations were for EPS of $0.38.
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Toll Brothers Inc. (TOL) Has Leaped To A New High After Q1 Profit Beat

Feb 22 9:42am RTT - Momentum
Toll Brothers Inc. (TOL) reported first quarter EPS of $0.42 Wednesday morning, compared to $0.40 last year. Street expectations were for EPS of $0.35.
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What Snap's IPO means for the tech scene in Los Angeles

Feb 22 9:40am Technology
Snap's IPO could be a game-changer not only for the "Silicon Beach" start-up ecosystem in L.A., but also for start-ups all around the country.
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Valmont Industries Inc. (VMI) Has Surged To A New High On Strong Q4 Results

Feb 22 9:39am RTT - Momentum
Valmont Industries Inc. (VMI) reported fourth quarter EPS of $1.61 after the bell Tuesday, up from $1.35 in the prior year. Analysts expected EPS of $1.45.
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Red Robin Gourmet Burgers (RRGB) Is Up Sharply After Q4 Profit Beat

Feb 22 9:37am RTT - Momentum
Red Robin Gourmet Burgers (RRGB) reported fourth quarter EPS of $0.35 after the bell Tuesday, down from $0.86 a year ago. Analysts expected EPS of $0.34.
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Add Some Sophistication to Your Portfolio With These 3 ETFs

Feb 22 9:36am rss\\_stock\\_analysis
Bullish chart patterns suggest that these ETFs could give your portfolio the much-needed boost it needs.
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Garmin Ltd. (GRMN) Has Jumped To A 6-Month High On Strong Q4 Earnings

Feb 22 9:35am RTT - Momentum
Garmin Ltd. (GRMN) reported fourth quarter EPS of $0.73 Wednesday morning, compared to $0.74 in the previous year. The consensus estimate was for EPS of $0.57.
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The Morning Hype: Facebook Wants to Stream MLB, Supreme MetroCards, and Jay-Zs New VCF

Feb 22 9:33am Kapitall Wire
Uber CEO Kalanick Apologizes for Company Culture of Sexual Harrassment (via Bloomberg) REPORT: Facebook Might Start Streaming Live Baseball Games (via Reuters) Google Wants […]...
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Popeyes Accepts $1.8 Billion Buyout Bid From RBI

Feb 22 9:31am rss\\\\_stock\\\\_analysis
The latest hot rumor in the fast food sector, it turns out, was true: Restaurant Brands International (NYSE: QSR) is buying Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen (NASDAQ: PLKI). A joint press release issued by the companies stated that RBI will pay $79 per share in cash for the fried chicken chain.
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9 Cheap Dividend Pharma Stocks

Feb 22 9:30am Dividend Yield - Stock, Capital, Investment
When investors are on the hunt for income-driving dividend stocks, they often gravitate toward utilities or consumer staples names. And well they should. Those businesses are essentially recession- proof, so the income — in the form of dividends — they pass along to shareholders is quite reliable. Conversely, pharmaceutical stocks are rarely seen as effective dividend stocks. Although drugs are... This is only a content summary. Please visit our blog to read the full content - http://long-term-investments.blogspot.com...
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Toll Bros. Breaks Out On Surprise Earnings Gain; Rival Builders Near Buys

Feb 22 9:25am News - Investor's Business Daily
Toll Bros. reported better-than-expected fiscal Q1 earnings early Wednesday, with existing-home sales on tap.
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Apple says its new office is the worlds largest naturally ventilated building

Feb 22 9:20am Technology
Some 12,000 employees will eventually work in Apple Park, Recode reports.
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TJX Companies Q4 Results Beat View, Plans Dividend Increase

Feb 22 9:09am RTT - Earnings
Off-price retailer TJX Companies, Inc. reported a nearly 2 percent increase in profit for the fourth quarter from last year, reflecting higher sales and customer traffic. Both revenue and earnings per share for the quarter beat analysts' expectations. The company forecast earnings for the first quarter below the Street estimates and projects fiscal 2018 earnings above their expectations.
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Three Stocks Trading Near Support

Feb 22 9:05am rss_stock_analysis
These stocks are trading near support, signaling a potential long trade for technical traders.
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TJX Had A Happy Holiday Quarter; Announces Dividend Bump, Buyback

Feb 22 9:00am News - Investor\'s Business Daily
T.J. Maxx and Marshalls parent TJX reported fourth-quarter earnings early Wednesday, topping views and announcing a dividend increase and share buyback.
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Home Depot, Wal-Mart, Halliburton, Schlumberger PTs Raised

Feb 22 8:46am News - Investor\\\'s Business Daily
Baker Hughes, Halliburton and Schlumberger had their price targets raised while Home Depot and Wal-Mart had their PTs raised after strong earnings.
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How Facebook Is Using The 'App Of War' To Encircle Snapchat

Feb 22 8:31am News - Investor\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\'s Business Daily
Art of War author Sun Tzu advocated encircling your enemy. Facebook is using a similar strategy against Snapchat.
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Dish Network Q4 Earnings Beat, But Sales Miss; 2016 Subscribers Fall

Feb 22 8:31am News - Investor\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\'s Business Daily
Dish Network, amid brutal competition, early Wednesday posted its first year-over-year revenue decline in four years, but earnings beat expectations.
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Mobileye Earnings Growth Accelerates; Tesla On Tap

Feb 22 7:20am News - Investor's Business Daily
Mobileye reported faster earnings and revenue growth early Wednesday that topped fourth-quarter expectations, sending shares higher before the market open Wednesday. Former partner Tesla will wheel out its Q4 financials after the closing bell. Mobileye, a leading developer of advanced driver-assistance technology, reported revenue grew 46\% vs. a year earlier to $104.6 million, beating theContinued...
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Toll Brothers Delivers Surprise Q1 Earnings Gain As Builder, Rivals Near Buy Points

Feb 22 7:06am News - Investor's Business Daily
Toll Bros. reported better-than-expected fiscal Q1 earnings early Wednesday, with existing-home sales on tap.
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Dish Network Turns To Profit In Q4 - Quick Facts

Feb 22 6:41am RTT - Earnings
Dish Network Corp. (DISH) reported a turnaround to profit in the fourth quarter despite a slight decline in revenues.
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Did The Snapchat IPO (SNAP) Narrative Just Get Scarier?

Feb 22 6:20am Amigobulls - Stock Market Analysis
Did the Snapchat IPO (NYSE:SNAP) narrative just get scarier following Snap Inc's pre-IPO roadshow?...
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Lamar Advertising FY17 Earnings In Line With Estimates - Quick Facts

Feb 22 6:14am RTT - Earnings
While reporting its fourth-quarter financial results today, Lamar Advertising Co. (LAMR) provided earnings outlook for fiscal 2017 in line with analysts' estimates.
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Iberdrola FY17 Profit Up 11.7%

Feb 22 4:30am RTT - Earnings
Iberdrola S.A. (IBDSF.PK) Wednesday reported full year net profit of 2.705 billion euros up 11.7 percent from 2.421 billion euros last year. EBITDA for the full year was up 5.5 percent to 7.807 billion euros from 7.397 billion euros in the prior year.
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Airbus Stock Down On Q4 Loss; Lifts Dividend; Sees Higher Ad. Earnings In FY17

Feb 22 4:15am RTT - Earnings
Shares of Airbus Group SE declined around 2 percent in the early morning trading in Paris after the aerospace and defense major reported a loss in its fourth quarter, compared to a profit last year, mainly due to a hefty charge related to the A400M programme. Revenues, however, increased from last year. Further, the company lifted its dividend, and said it expects higher adjusted ea...
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McBride HY Profit Surges, Affirms FY Outlook - Quick Facts

Feb 22 2:59am RTT - Earnings
McBride plc (MCB.L) reported profit before income tax of 18.8 million pounds for the six months ended 31 December 2016, an increase of 44.6 percent from 13.0 million pounds in the same period last year.
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Hays HY Pre-tax Profit Up 17% - Quick Facts

Feb 22 2:43am RTT - Earnings
Hays Plc (HAS.L), a British recruitment company, reported a 17 percent increase in its first-half earnings from the year-ago period.
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Serco Group Reports Pre-tax Profit In FY16; Affirms FY17 Outlook - Quick Facts

Feb 22 2:30am RTT - Earnings
UK-based outsourcing and support services provider Serco Group Plc. (SRP.L) reported fiscal 2016 profit before tax of 29.6 million pounds, compared to loss of 69.4 million pounds last year.
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Barratt Developments HY Pre-tax Profit Rises; Says Confident In FY Outlook

Feb 22 2:16am RTT - Earnings
UK home builder Barratt Developments Plc. (BDEV.L) reported pretax profit of 321.0 million pounds for the half year ended 31 December 2016, up 8.8 percent from 295.0 million pounds in the same period last year.
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Mark Cuban: Basic income the worst possible response to job losses from robots

Feb 22 2:16am Technology
Mark Cuban's views on basic income puts him in contrast to the growing chorus of technology CEOs who back the policy.
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Bayer Q4 Profit Down 26%; Sees Higher Earnings, Sales In FY17 - Quick Facts

Feb 22 1:56am RTT - Earnings
German conglomerate Bayer AG (BAYZF.PK, BAYRY.PK, BYR.L) reported that its fourth-quarter net income declined 26.1 percent to 453 million euros from 613 million euros in the year-ago period. Earnings per share decreased to 0.53 euros from 0.74 euros last year.
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Fresenius Medical Care FY16 Profit Up 21%; Sees Higher Profit, Revenue In FY17

Feb 22 1:22am RTT - Earnings
Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGAA (FMS) said its fiscal 2016 net income attributable to shareholders of the company rose 21 percent to $1.24 billion from $1.03 billion in the prior year. Basic earnings per share rose to $4.07 from $3.38 last year.
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Bill Nasgovitz - Heartland Select Value

Feb 21 9:42pm dataroma.com
Bought: ETR ESRX POT OIS BENAdded to: GTS WFC BCC AEO AXP EXC PFE...
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How Facebook Is Using The 'App Of War' To Fight Snapchat

Feb 21 8:56pm News - Investor's Business Daily
Art of War author Sun Tzu advocated encircling your enemy. Facebook is using a similar strategy against Snapchat.
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Chicken wraps, cuff links and cloud: The details from Snap's IPO roadshow in NYC

Feb 21 6:15pm Technology
Snapchat's co-founder and CEO Evan Spiegel hit New York City on Tuesday to calm investor fears.
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Facebook May Live-Stream Major League Baseball: Reuters

Feb 21 6:00pm News - Investor's Business Daily
Coming to your Facebook news feed, maybe: one live-streamed Major League Baseball game a week.
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Here's the best argument for Apple buying Netflix

Feb 21 5:47pm Technology
Spending rose 130 percent year-over-year in 2016 in the "entertainment" category of the App Store, according to data from Sensor Tower.
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Amazon, CBS Lead Stocks Jumping To New Highs

Feb 21 5:33pm New Highs - Investor's Business Daily
Many leading stocks rallied or broke out to new highs Tuesday, as the major market indexes marched to record levels.
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These 3 Stock Spotlight Names Showcase Triple-Digit Earnings Growth

Feb 21 5:20pm Stock Spotlight - Investor's Business Daily
Earnings growth can be a huge catalyst for price appreciation, and these Stock Spotlight names are displaying an immense amount of it.
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Carl Icahn Reportedly Invests In Potential Takeout Target Bristol-Myers

Feb 21 5:10pm News - Investor's Business Daily
Carl Icahn has reportedly taken a stake in Bristol-Myers following an investment by Jana Partners in Q4, insiders say.
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Papa John's, Concho Resources Mixed; Texas Roadhouse Misses

Feb 21 5:10pm News - Investor\'s Business Daily
Papa John's and Concho Resources' quarterly results were mixed, Texas Roadhouse posted a surprise drop in earnings.
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Arianna Huffington: I will hold Uber's 'feet to the fire'

Feb 21 5:05pm Technology
Huffington is a member of Uber’s board.
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Square Inc (SQ) Earnings Preview: Can Jack Dorsey Deliver?

Feb 21 5:02pm InvestorPlaceHot Stocks - Investment Strategies - Market Insight | InvestorPlace
InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips Square (SQ) stock has a lot of optimism behind it heading into its fourth-quarter report. But SQ stock may not live up to the hype. The post Square Inc (SQ) Earnings Preview: Can Jack Dorsey Deliver? appeared first on InvestorPlace.
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Facebook, MLB working on deal to stream one live game per week

Feb 21 5:00pm Technology
Live sports is one of the last types of content people will watch live, leading social networks to race to sign deals.
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Oracle Leads Four Software Stocks That Are In Buy Range Now

Feb 21 4:31pm News - Investor\\\'s Business Daily
Oracle and SAP moved past buy points Tuesday, with 3 other software stocks at or near entry points.
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High-Yielder Principal Financial In Buy Range Post-Earnings

Feb 21 4:30pm The Income Investor - Investor's Business Daily
Financials have been rallying for several weeks now, but don’t forgot about the insurance names like Principal Financial.
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Texas Roadhouse Misses, Concho Resources Mixed; Papa John's Out Late

Feb 21 4:21pm News - Investor's Business Daily
Papa John's, Texas Roadhouse and Concho Resources report fourth-quarter earnings after the close today.
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