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GNC Holdings Larger Than S&P 500 Component E*trade Financial

Source: Business Balla | Dec 19 2013, 4:11pm CST | by Forbes

GNC Holdings Larger Than S&P 500 Component E*trade Financial
In the latest look at stocks ordered by largest market capitalization, Russell 3000 component GNC Holdings Inc (NYSE:...
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How the Dow Jones industrial average and other major indexes fared on Friday

Aug 29 2014 4:04pm CDT | Source: Canadian Business Online

Stocks ended higher Friday, propelling the Standard & Poor’s 500 index to its fourth record-high close in five days. Investors weighed better-than-expected company earnings against mixed reports on the U.S. economy. Trading was quiet ahead of the Labor Day holiday weekend. On Friday: The Dow Jones industrial average gained 18.88 points, or 0.1 per cent, to 17,098.45. The Standard & Poor’s 500 index rose 6.63 points, or 0.3 per cent, to 2,003.37. The ...
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Here's How Little You Earn On Stocks After You Pay The Man, Uncle Sam, And The Invisible Hand (DIA, SPY, QQQ, TLT, IWM)

Aug 29 2014 12:05pm CDT | Source: Business Insider

Fees, taxes, and even inflation just kill your investment returns. A Thornburg Investment Management study of "real, real returns," which was alerted to us by Cullen Roche at Pragmatic Capitalism, shows how various costs eat into your stock market returns.  Real, real returns take into account expenses (the man), taxes (Uncle Sam), and inflation (the invisible hand). Thornburg's study notes that "nominal return ...
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Stocks Are Higher Ahead Of The Long Weekend (DIA, SPY, QQQ, TLT, IWM, RSX)

Aug 29 2014 11:18am CDT | Source: Business Insider

Stocks are higher ahead of the long Labor Day weekend, as the market has rebounded after turning negative earlier on Friday. The Dow is up 12 points, the S&P 500 is up 5 points, and the Nasdaq is up 21 points. The latest personal income and outlays report from the BEA was released Friday morning, which showed that personal spending fell unexpectedly in July. Personal spending fell 0.1% in July, which compares to expectations for spending to rise 0.2%.  The income and outlays report als ...
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With Wall Street at all-time highs, should you sell or buy?

Aug 29 2014 11:15am CDT | Source: Mercury News

The market has nearly tripled in a little over five years, and the Standard & Poor's 500 index closed above 2,000 for the first time on Tuesday. Plenty of experts think stocks are about to drop. But many others offer compelling arguments for the rally to cont ...
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Summer surge for apt.stocks: Are they overheated?

Aug 29 2014 10:19am CDT | Source: CNBC

So far this year apartment REITs are up 29 percent, more than triple the S&P 500. But is a bubble loomi ...
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CITI ANALYST: We Could See The S&P Surge To 2,400 Within A Few Months (DIA, SPY, QQQ, TLT, IWM)

Aug 29 2014 7:11am CDT | Source: Business Insider

This week, we saw the S&P 500 finish over 2,000 for the first time ever.  This is a whopping 200% gain from its March 2009 low. Tom Fitzpatrick and the technical analysis team at Citi see a chance for this rally to keep going, moving "towards at least 2,150-2,250" and "possibly 2,350-2,400 into Q1, 2015." The team at Citi looked at trading in the S&P 500 earlier this year, and thinks the five ...
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How the Dow Jones industrial average and other major indexes fared on Thursday

Aug 28 2014 3:44pm CDT | Source: Canadian Business Online

Worsening tensions in Ukraine and some weak showings from retailers on Thursday sent U.S. stocks slightly lower for the first time this week. The developments largely overshadowed encouraging news on the U.S. economy and labour market. On Thursday: The Dow Jones industrial average slid 42.44 points, or 0.3 per cent, to 17,079.57. The Standard & Poor’s 500 index dipped 3.38 points, or 0.2 per cent, to close at 1,996.74. The ...
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Hot August may give way to cool September

Aug 28 2014 1:54pm CDT | Source: CNBC

Since 1950, September is the worst performing month for the S ...
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