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Tesla Motors, Inc. (TSLA) set the beginning price for Model X at $80,000, while Volkswagen AG (VLKAY) revealed a plan to fix its emission-rigging engines in Europe.
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Shares of Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc. (BECN) gained as its fourth-quarter earnings of 75 cents beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate.
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CEMIG (CIG) recently announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Cemig Geracao e Transmissao S.A. (CEMIG GT), won generation concessions for 18 hydro plants.
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Tesla's (TSLA) shares gained 5.2% in the last trading session, with an intra-day high of $230.83 that is close to the highest price of $234.58 over the last month.
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On Nov 25, 2015, shares of Cincinnati Financial Corp. (CINF) hit a 52-week high of $61.56, driven by better-than-expected third-quarter 2015 results and the announcement of a special dividend
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Citigroup Inc. (C) has been hit with a lawsuit by Pacific Investment Management Company and other investors over the bank's alleged failure in monitoring toxic securities backed by over $13.8 billion of mortgage loans, which resulted in significant losses
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Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC) entered into a binding Scheme of Implementation agreement to acquire UXC Limited on Nov 24.
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The Environmental Protection Agency is seeking court clearance to revoke the registration of Dow Chemical's (DOW) Enlist Duo herbicide.
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General Dynamics Corporation's (GD) wholly owned subsidiary, Electric Boat has secured a $102.8 million modification contract from the U.S. Navy to develop Virginia-class nuclear-powered attack submarines.
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Replacement of coal with natural gas and declining coal prices are affecting royalty revenues from Natural Resource Partners LP's (NRP) thermal coal assets.
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New home sales rose in October ??? a relief from the softer housing data released earlier this month.
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Ocular (OCUL) initiated patient enrolment in a second phase III study on Dextenza for treating patients with allergic conjunctivitis.
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PetroChina Co. Ltd. (PTR) is willing to divest its 50% interest in natural gas pipeline firm for as high as $2.4 billion.
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Philips (PHG) ramps up the market popularity of its Philips Norelco brand shavers with a splendid celebrity endorsement program.
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Zacks Investment Research downgraded Pioneer Power Solutions, Inc. (PPSI) to a Zacks Rank #5 (Strong Sell) on Nov 26, 2015.
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Roche (RHHBY) received good news when the European Commission (EC) approved its skin cancer drug Cotellic (cobimetinib) for use in combination with Zelboraf (vemurafenib).
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Sony Corporation's (SNE) PlayStation4 (PS4), the latest in the series of PlayStation video game consoles, achieved unprecedented global sales of 30.2 million units on Nov 22 since making its debut in 2013.
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Vascular Solutions' (VASC) 350-cm long R350 guidewire is utilized in complex interventional procedures to introduce and position catheters and other percutaneous devices with ease, within the coronary and peripheral vasculature.
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South Korea levied a fine on the automaker and issued a notice, ordering the company to recall 125,522 vehicles.
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Western Union Business Solution, a segment of Western Union Co. (WU), has introduced a new range of Risk Management Solutions for SMEs of Czech Republic
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Signet (SIG) shares are down 3.7% since it reported lower-than-expected third-quarter fiscal 2016 results on Nov 24.
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An improvement in Florida's socio-economic system will further provide an impetus to TECO Energy's expanding customer count.
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Worthington (WOR) will be acquiring the assets of the global CryoScience business of Taylor Wharton along with a production unit in Theodore, AL.
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Yingli Green Energy Holding Co. Ltd. (YGE) expects lower-than-expected shipments in the third quarter of 2015. The company is scheduled to report third-quarter results on Dec 2, 2015, before the opening bell.
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athenahealth (ATHN) continues to thrive on customer wins and strategic partnerships.
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Zacks Rank Buys
Dean Foods (DF) and Pilgrim?s Pride (PPC) are chewed on.
These five momentum stocks are breaking out to new highs and you need to buy them now.
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Bear of the Day
This restaurant chain doesn't offer much for investors to like right now.
Bull of the Day
This automotive retailer ranks in the top 5% on two key metrics.
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Tale of the Tape
Here are 5 stocks added to the Zacks Rank #5 (Strong Sell) List for Wednesday
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Benchmarks recovered from early losses to finish in the green on Tuesday as jump in energy shares offset heightened geopolitical tensions and mixed economic data
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Zacks.com featured expert Kevin Matras highlights: AMC Networks, AmSurg, Cincinnati Financial, INC Research Holdings and Navigant Consulting
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Stock prices recovered sharply from their summer swoon as global risks to the outlook seem, at least for now, to have receded somewhat.
Screen of the Week
Kevin Matras explains why looking for stocks with upgraded broker ratings can upgrade your portfolio to a whole new level. Highlighted stocks include AMCX, AMSG, CINF, INCR and NCI.
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The overall growth picture remains challenged, with companies struggling to beat lowered top-line expectations.
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If you're going to buy when the insiders do, then you want only their top picks. Learn an easy way to find them.
The top-line weakness this earnings season isn't restricted to multinationals in the large-cap S&P 500 index.
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Why options are my favorite way to trade and why you need them in your portfolio now more than ever.
Zacks Industry Rank Analysis
The classics -- sending flowers or gourmet foods, or renting a movie, or going on a trip to the Tropics -- remain in vogue this Xmas season.
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What compels my U.S. optimism? Plentiful U.S. job hiring is first and foremost.
Watch Zacks Live to find out how earnings season is playing out, who will report next and what stocks are hot.
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With the market at record highs but calls for a correction growing louder, it's time to start thinking outside of the box in your trading.
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Growth & Income
Growth & Income Stock Strategist, Todd Bunton, highlights 3M (MMM) and Maiden Holdings (MHLD) on March 13, 2014.
The market was down big today, but the sell-off was measured and not panicky.
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GDP rose from Q4 2012 to 2.5%, but internals didn't look all that great and the reading missed the mark. Do you think the trend continues or are other data saying something different?
We can safely say that despite all the hurdles, this industry is essential to business operations going forward.
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This aircraft rental and leasing company has surprised by almost 50% over the past 4 quarters and has an impressive valuation.
This Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) information solutions provider has delivered 6 straight quarters with positive earnings surprises.
Strong preliminary numbers for the fourth quarter led this fitness products company to a 52-week high.
Zacks #1 Rank Top Performers
Stocks sold off for a second straight day, but there were several Zacks #1 Rank (Strong Buy) stocks firmly in the green.
Investing the Zacks Way
Yes the Zacks #1 Ranked stocks produce a 30% annualized return.
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Video of the Week
Value stock strategist, Tracey Ryniec, discusses Mitcham Industries (MIND) and Gardner Denver, Inc. (GDI).
Market cap is an underappreciated metric for evaluating stocks.
Despite two positive reports out this week, FED Chief Bernanke was downbeat in his economic remarks. Our experts weigh in plus give top picks.
Closing Market Commentary
Today is the final update for Zacks Elite as well as special updates on AAPL, COH, CRR and LZ.
Berkshare Hathaway is buying Lubrizol for a 28% premium.