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Strategic Education (STRA) Boosts Campus Count in Texas

Strategic Education (STRA) opens an affordable degree campus for job seekers in El Paso, TX.

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Viacom (VIAB) Q4 Earnings Beat Estimates, Revenues Up Y/Y

Viacom's (VIAB) fourth-quarter fiscal 2018 results benefit from solid turnaround in Paramount, driven by robust collections of Mission: Impossible - Fallout.

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Netflix Orders The Liberator, Strengthens Animation Portfolio

Netflix's (NFLX) aggressive push in the original animated programming space is to thwart growing competition, particularly from Disney (DIS).

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The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: PetroChina, NextEra, Eni, Dr Pepper and Regeneron

The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: PetroChina, NextEra, Eni, Dr Pepper and Regeneron

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Why Pool (POOL) Isn't Done Growing Earnings Yet

If you are looking for a fast-growing stock that is still seeing plenty of opportunities on the horizon, make sure to consider Pool (POOL).

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Take-Two (TTWO) in Focus: Stock Moves 6.1% Higher

Take-Two (TTWO) saw a big move last session, as its shares jumped more than 6% on the day, amid huge volumes.

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Spectrum Brands to Sell Global Auto Care Business, Stock Down

Spectrum Brands (SPB) to sell Global Auto Care Business to Energizer Holdings for $1.25 billion in cash and equity.

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Nitish Marwah

U.S. Holiday Sales to Cross $1 Trillion: 4 Apparel Picks

A robust labor market, steadily rising wages and strong household finances resulted in a surge in household spending across the United States.

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Six Flags Entertainment (SIX): Moving Average Crossover Alert

Six Flags Entertainment (SIX) could be a stock to avoid from a technical perspective, as the firm is seeing unfavorable trends on the moving average crossover front

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Play the Momentum in Textile Apparel With lululemon Stock

lululemon (LULU) is a lucrative pick to encash the momentum in the Textile-Apparel industry, which outpaces the broader sector as well as the market at large.

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What's in the Offing for Spectrum Brands' (SPB) Q4 Earnings?

Spectrum Brands (SPB) gains from its strategic efforts, including management of its business portfolio. However, higher commodity and freight costs remain concerns.

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Penn National to Acquire Greektown Casino-Hotel's Operations

Penn National (PENN) is known for its acquisition strategies, which helps the company to expand its presence and improve revenue yields.

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Company News For Nov 15, 2018

Companies In The News Are: CGC,GOOS,SNAP,PENN

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Stock Market News For Nov 15, 2018

U.S. stock markets closed sharply lower on Wednesday following investor concerns that banks will face tighter regulations once Democrats take control of the House of Representatives

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Is the Options Market Predicting a Spike in Nexstar Media (NXST) Stock?

Nexstar Media (NXST) needs investors to pay close attention to the stock based on moves in the options market lately.

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MGM Versus LVS: Which Casino Stock is Worth the Gamble Now?

While Las Vegas Sands (LVS) has an edge over MGM Resorts (MGM) in terms of projected EPS, the latter has a better debt-to-asset ratio.

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Jacobs Wins Contract for Navy's Intelligent Asset Management

Jacobs (JEC) wins a contract from the U.S. Navy to help Naval Facilities Engineering Command Southeast to manage critical national defense mission in Jacksonville, FL.

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Is a Beat in Store for BJ's Wholesale (BJ) in Q3 Earnings?

Same-day delivery services, omni-channel initiatives and product launches are likely to boost the top line for BJ's Wholesale (BJ) in Q3.

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Powell Expresses Confidence in US Economy: 5 Top Picks

Given that the Fed Chair has again expressed his confidence in the economy, it makes sense to invest in consumer discretionary stocks

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NIKE (NKE) Launches House of Innovation, Redefines Retailing

NIKE (NKE) launches "Nike House of Innovation" in New York City. This break-through innovation store will be called Nike NYC and will set a new benchmark for its retail outlets.

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Near-Term Outlook for Furniture Industry Remains Bleak

Robust economic fundamentals and solid wage growth should keep driving demand for furniture. However, higher raw material costs could curb profitability growth.

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Here's Why Investors Should Dump Wynn Resorts Right Away

Wynn Resorts (WYNN) has been grappling with intense competition and debt burden along with poor Las Vegas operations.

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Amazon Splits HQ2 Between New York and Virginia, Creates Jobs

Amazon's (AMZN) new headquarter to create several jobs. This is likely to bring more talent to the company. Further, it gains competitive edge by selecting New York as one of its new office location.

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Sweta Killa

Oil Price on Longest-Ever Losing Streak: 5 ETF Zones to Benefit

U.S. crude dropped for the 12th consecutive session, marking the longest losing streak on record since 1983.

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The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Berkshire Hathaway, AbbVie, Booking, HCA and Kimberly-Clark

The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Berkshire Hathaway, AbbVie, Booking, HCA and Kimberly-Clark

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