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What to Expect When Cisco Reports After the Close [-0.05]

Posted on Aug. 16, 2017, 2:30 p.m. by 24/7 Wall St. @ [source]

Cisco Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCO) will release its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results after the markets close on Wednesday. In the same period of last year, Cisco posted EPS of $0.63 and $12.64 billion in revenue.

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Snap shares have tumbled since its March initial public offering.

SunTrust Robinson Humphrey on Tuesday initiated coverage of Snap shares with a sell rating, citing the competitive threat of its larger rivals copying its innovations.

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The one trend that dominated more than half of the eight-year bull market is that investors have managed to keep finding new reasons to buy stocks after every sell-off.

Paychex Inc. (NASDAQ: PAYX) was raised to Equal Weight from Underweight with a $55 price target (versus a $55.59 close) at Morgan Stanley.

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Amazon was set to raise the offering amid high demand, analysts said.

The ratings agency also changed Amazon's rating outlook to positive from stable.

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50 Best Movies of All Time [0.27]

Posted on Aug. 15, 2017, 7:54 p.m. by 24/7 Wall St. @ [source]

What’s the greatest movie of all time?

Attempting to answer this question and find the 50 best films of all time, 24/7 Wall St. reviewed movie ratings as decided by critics and general audiences on Rotten Tomatoes and Internet Movie Database.

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Can Target Buck This Retail Trend With Earnings? [-0.02]

Posted on Aug. 15, 2017, 5:29 p.m. by 24/7 Wall St. @ [source]

Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT) is scheduled to release its fiscal second-quarter financial results before the markets open on Wednesday. Like many other companies in the retail sector, Target has been left bloody and battered, and with earnings approaching it seems like it’s only going to get worse.

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Amazon.com announced Tuesday a private debt offering to fund its planned acquisition of Whole Foods Market.

The release did not specify how much Amazon would raise.

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China Banks Upgraded to Overweight [0.11]

Posted on Aug. 15, 2017, 9:34 a.m. by Latest Articles in Stocks @ [source]

CIMB has upgraded Chinese banks to overweight, arguing they are undervalued and a good way to play a cyclical recovery.

CIMB expects the MSCI China to reach 100.5 points by the end of 2018, up from 79 points currently, thanks to stable growth and upside from structural improvements in the economy like industry consolidation.

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Home Depot Inc. (NYSE: HD) is set to release its most recent quarterly report before the markets open on Tuesday. Although retail has been one of the worst performing industries this year, there seems to be a silver lining and that is home improvement chains.

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This should give a strong fillip to the US geography which is projected to grow at a CAGR of 26% over FY17-19 anchoring overall revenue growth at 11%,” analyst at Emkay Global Financial Services said.However, structurally the industry continues to remain extremely vulnerable to price erosion in base business with even niche opportunities likely to be commoditized rapidly, the brokerage firm said in result review with maintain ‘hold’ rating on the stock.According to analyst at Antique Stock Broking, with a low US base complemented by 95+ pending ANDAs and imminent launch of limited competition products, a steady domestic portfolio and improving SA mix, remains least exposed to revenue shocks in the face of macro headwinds.“With the GST impact behind the company and US expected to take off, margin pressures should ease and if the company sustains the operational improvement seen in the quarter, is unlikely to face de-rating that some of its peers are facing,” the brokerage firm said in a report.At 11:01 am; was up 5% at Rs 571, the largest gainer among Sensex and Nifty50 stocks.

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Home Depot Inc. (NYSE: HD) is scheduled to release its most recent quarterly results before the markets open on Tuesday.

So far in 2017, Home Depot has outperformed the broad markets with the stock up close to 15% year to date.

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Stocks were indicated to open marginally lower on Friday after some selling pressure emerged this week after the markets kept hitting new highs. Still the one trend that dominated more than half of the eight-year bull market is that investors have managed to keep finding new reasons to buy stocks on weakness and after every sell-off.

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10 Top Stocks Analysts Want You to Sell Now [-0.02]

Posted on Aug. 11, 2017, 11:35 a.m. by 24/7 Wall St. @ [source]

After weeks of new highs after new highs in the Dow and S&P 500, investors have finally started to see some selling of stocks in August. This implied 10% downside, but the valuation and turnaround don’t match up to BlackBerry’s new focus in advanced driver assisted systems software, which isn’t likely to ramp until 2019.

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Glencore (OTCPK:GLNCY, OTCPK:GLCNF) is an excellent long-term investment at current price. Glencore also benefits from an efficient cost structure.

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Can Snapchat Turn Itself Around With Earnings? [0.05]

Posted on Aug. 10, 2017, 5:35 p.m. by 24/7 Wall St. @ [source]

Snap Inc. (NYSE: SNAP) is scheduled to release its second-quarter financial results after the markets close on Thursday. However, that’s only a snapshot of the IPO.

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Blue Apron Holdings Inc. (NYSE: APRN) is scheduled to release its second-quarter financial results before the markets open on Thursday — its first earnings report as a public company.

Much of the pressure being felt in Blue Apron stock is from Amazon’s newest trademark application on a phrase that refers to prepared food kits.

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Netflix investors are worrying Disney will not be the last to pull video content from the internet streaming giant.

Disney announced Tuesday it intends to remove its movies from Netflix and launch a branded direct-to-consumer streaming service in 2019.

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The strength shown in the second-quarter earnings reports from Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN), Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL) and Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) may lead an investor to believe one of two things about the internet sector.

For the year to date, Alphabet is up 20%, Amazon is up nearly 33% and Facebook has added just over 50%.

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The average fuel-economy rating for new vehicles sold in the United States in July 2017 was 25.4 miles per gallon, an increase of 0.3 mpg from the June average. For all of 2016, the average fuel-economy rating for new vehicles sold was 25.2 mpg, down 0.1 mpg from the 2015 average.

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What to Expect When Disney Reports After the Close [0.12]

Posted on Aug. 8, 2017, 4:10 p.m. by 24/7 Wall St. @ [source]

Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) is scheduled to release its fiscal third-quarter financial results after the markets close on Tuesday.

Earlier this summer, 24/7 Wall St. pointed out that Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) is considering Disney as a takeover target.

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