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J&J beats quarterly expectations on drug sales surge, shares jump

Yahoo.com - Investment - July 17, 2018 - 9:31am

The healthcare conglomerate also expressed confidence that last week's finding by a Missouri jury that J&J's talc-based products caused cancer, and an order to pay a record $4.69 billion (3.56 billion pounds) to defendants, would not stand. "We are confident that there are multiple grounds for reversal of this jury verdict and that, ultimately, the case will be reversed," Chief Executive Alex Gorsky said on a call with analysts. J&J shares were up 3.2 percent at $128.70 after earlier climbing as much as 4.6 percent - the biggest one-day percentage gain in over two years.


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Tread Carefully After the IZEA Stock Rally

Yahoo.com - Investment - July 17, 2018 - 9:21am

What a Thursday it was for Izea (NASDAQ:IZEA). The nano-cap marketing firm saw its stock rise 174% after it announced a deal to acquire TapInfluence. Izea still has a market cap of less than $20 million after falling 32% since Thursday’s close.


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Walmart enlists Microsoft cloud in battle against Amazon

Yahoo.com - Insurance - July 17, 2018 - 8:45am

Once a seemingly unstoppable retail juggernaut, Walmart’s been scrambling to


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Walmart enlists Microsoft cloud in battle against Amazon

Yahoo.com - Investment - July 17, 2018 - 8:45am

Once a seemingly unstoppable retail juggernaut, Walmart’s been scrambling to


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To Buy Home Depot Stock, You Have to Really Trust the Economy

Yahoo.com - Insurance - July 17, 2018 - 8:35am

From one viewpoint, Home Depot (NYSE:HD) is a slam-dunk buy. After all, there’s a school of thought that investing simply comes down to owning the best businesses and holding them for the long-term. As Warren Buffett put it, “It’s far better to own a wonderful business at a fair price than a fair business at wonderful price.” And it’s hard to argue that Home Depot isn’t a wonderful business.


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House rep suggests converting Google, Facebook, Twitter into public utilities

Yahoo.com - Insurance - July 17, 2018 - 8:30am

Amidst questions about how conspiracy theorists' accounts are treated during


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House rep suggests converting Google, Facebook, Twitter into public utilities

Yahoo.com - Investment - July 17, 2018 - 8:30am

Amidst questions about how conspiracy theorists' accounts are treated during


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Here's Why MGM Is Suing the Las Vegas Shooting Victims

Yahoo.com - Investment - July 17, 2018 - 8:15am

Here's Why MGM Is Suing the Las Vegas Shooting Victims


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Tesla Model 3 is most profitable electric car - consultant

Yahoo.com - Insurance - July 17, 2018 - 8:06am

The Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) Model 3 sedan is the most profitable electric car in the automotive industry, according to the head of a top automotive consultant. Sandy Munro, president of Michigan-based Munro & Associates, said the car generates net profit margins in excess of 30 percent. Tesla, whose shares were up 1.7 percent at $315.42 in Tuesday morning trading on the Nasdaq, is pushing to increase production of the Model 3, which starts at $35,000 and is key to the electric carmaker's profitability.


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Tesla Model 3 is most profitable electric car - consultant

Yahoo.com - Investment - July 17, 2018 - 8:06am

The Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) Model 3 sedan is the most profitable electric car in the automotive industry, according to the head of a top automotive consultant. Sandy Munro, president of Michigan-based Munro & Associates, said the car generates net profit margins in excess of 30 percent. Tesla, whose shares were up 1.7 percent at $315.42 in Tuesday morning trading on the Nasdaq, is pushing to increase production of the Model 3, which starts at $35,000 and is key to the electric carmaker's profitability.


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Netflix slides on Q2 earnings, Tesla investors worried, Ford to pay $299M

Yahoo.com - Insurance - July 17, 2018 - 7:58am

Netflix, Tesla, Ford, LabCorp, IBM and Groupon are the companies to watch.


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Netflix slides on Q2 earnings, Tesla investors worried, Ford to pay $299M

Yahoo.com - Investment - July 17, 2018 - 7:58am

Netflix, Tesla, Ford, LabCorp, IBM and Groupon are the companies to watch.


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Morgan Stanley: Nvidia 'The Cleanest Growth Story In Semis,' With New Products Ahead

Yahoo.com - Insurance - July 17, 2018 - 7:40am

Morgan Stanley left a meeting with NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ: NVDA ) CFO Colette Kress convinced the weak outlook for the gaming business isn't anything to fret about. The Analyst Analyst Joseph Moore ...


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Morgan Stanley: Nvidia 'The Cleanest Growth Story In Semis,' With New Products Ahead

Yahoo.com - Investment - July 17, 2018 - 7:40am

Morgan Stanley left a meeting with NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ: NVDA ) CFO Colette Kress convinced the weak outlook for the gaming business isn't anything to fret about. The Analyst Analyst Joseph Moore ...


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GE Shares Win Dubious Honor of Having Highest Volume in Market

Yahoo.com - Investment - July 17, 2018 - 7:31am

One thing to notice about General Electric Co.’s beleaguered stock: it sure trades a lot. The industrial conglomerate has seen 80 million shares changing hands each day this year, double the level in 2017, data compiled by Bloomberg show. It’s poised to end Bank of America Corp.’s seven-year reign as the most popular company in the S&P 500 by average volume.


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Trump facing backlash after siding with Putin over US intelligence

Yahoo.com - Insurance - July 17, 2018 - 7:28am

President Trump is set to meet members of Congress today, as the backlash grows over his comments at a summit with Vladimir Putin. The President said he believed Putin’s denials, over the assessment of US intelligence agencies. Yahoo Finance’s Alexis Christoforous, Editor-in-Chief Andy Serwer and Melody Hahm discuss.


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Trump facing backlash after siding with Putin over US intelligence

Yahoo.com - Investment - July 17, 2018 - 7:28am

President Trump is set to meet members of Congress today, as the backlash grows over his comments at a summit with Vladimir Putin. The President said he believed Putin’s denials, over the assessment of US intelligence agencies. Yahoo Finance’s Alexis Christoforous, Editor-in-Chief Andy Serwer and Melody Hahm discuss.


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Walmart and Microsoft are teaming up to take down Amazon

Yahoo.com - Insurance - July 17, 2018 - 7:25am

One of the biggest retailers, Walmart, is teaming up with Microsoft to take down the online giant, Amazon. Yahoo Finance’s Alexis Christoforous, Julia LaRoche, and Melody Hahm break down the details.


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Walmart and Microsoft are teaming up to take down Amazon

Yahoo.com - Investment - July 17, 2018 - 7:25am

One of the biggest retailers, Walmart, is teaming up with Microsoft to take down the online giant, Amazon. Yahoo Finance’s Alexis Christoforous, Julia LaRoche, and Melody Hahm break down the details.


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This High-Yield Stock Has Big-Time Upside Potential

Yahoo.com - Insurance - July 17, 2018 - 7:17am

While this pipeline stock’s numbers are tight right now, it’s on pace for explosive growth in the coming years.


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