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08:50 ET

Chemicals Stocks on the Move -- Dow Chemical, Huntsman, FMC Corp., Eastman Chemical, and LyondellBasell Industries

On Thursday, August 21, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,532.10, up 0.12%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average advanced 0.36%, to finish the day...

08:50 ET

Technical Snapshot on Semiconductors Stocks -- TriQuint Semiconductor, Marvell Technology, OmniVision Technologies, PMC-Sierra, and Xilinx

On Thursday, August 21, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,532.10, up 0.12%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished the day 0.36% higher at...

08:50 ET

Consumer Finance Equities under Review -- SLM Corp., Capital One Financial, Navient, Discover Financial Services, and Ezcorp

On Thursday, August 21, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,532.10, up 0.12%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average advanced 0.36%, to finish the day...

08:40 ET

Energy Equipment and Services Stocks Review -- Helmerich and Payne, Vantage Drilling, Dresser-Rand, RPC Inc., and Weatherford Intl.

On Thursday, August 21, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,532.10, up 0.12%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average advanced 0.36%, to finish the day...

08:40 ET

Aerospace and Defense Equities Technical Updates -- Boeing, B/E Aerospace, Lockheed Martin, Hexcel, and Exelis

On Thursday, August 21, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,532.10, up 0.12%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished the day 0.36% higher at...

08:40 ET

Hotels, Restaurants and Leisure Equities Technical Analysis -- International Game Technology, Carnival, Royal Caribbean Cruises, Dunkin' Brands, and Brinker Intl.

The trading session on Thursday, August 21, 2014 ended on a higher note as the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished at 17,039.49, up 0.36% and...

08:30 ET

Market Updates on Movies and Entertainment Equities -- Twenty-First Century Fox, Walt Disney, Time Warner, Viacom, and Madison Square Garden

On Thursday, August 21, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,532.10, up 0.12%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished the day 0.36% higher at...

08:30 ET

Scanning Oil, Gas and Consumable Fuels Equities -- Peabody Energy, Cameco, Swift Energy, Callon Petroleum, and Gastar Exploration

On Thursday, August 21, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,532.10, up 0.12%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished the day 0.36% higher at...

08:30 ET

REITs Equities Movers and Shakers -- NYSE Mortgage Trust, Government Properties Income Trust, Brandywine Realty Trust, Gramercy Property Trust, and CBL and Associates Properties

On Thursday, August 21, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,532.10, up 0.12%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished the day 0.36% higher at...

08:20 ET

Post-Earnings Review - J.C. Penney

Investor-Edge.com has issued free post-earnings review on J.C. Penney Company Inc. (NYSE: JCP) as the company featured in the headlines on...

08:20 ET

Active Equities to Watch in the Specialized Finance Industry -- Moody's, Intercontinental Exchange, CBOE Holdings, NASDAQ OMX, and McGraw Hill Financial

The US markets on Thursday, August 21, 2014 ended on a positive note as the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished at 17,039.49, up 0.36% and the...

Aug 21, 2014, 09:30 ET

Packaged Foods and Meats Stocks Highlight -- General Mills, Kellogg, Campbell Soup, Hillshire Brands, and Keurig Green Mountain

On Wednesday, August 20, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,526.48, down 0.02%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished the day 0.35% higher...

Aug 21, 2014, 09:30 ET

Analysts View on Application Software Equities -- salesforce.com, Intuit, Cadence Design Systems, Workday, and Liquid Holdings

On Wednesday, August 20, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,526.48, down 0.02%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average advanced 0.35%, to finish the...

Aug 21, 2014, 09:20 ET

Banks Stocks Technical Snapshot -- HDFC Bank, HSBC Holdings, Popular, First BanCorp., and PNC Financial Services

On Wednesday, August 20, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,526.48, down 0.02%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished the day 0.35% higher...

Aug 21, 2014, 09:20 ET

Market Movers - Biotech Stocks -- Progenics Pharma, Rexahn Pharma, ImmunoGen, Hemispherx Biopharma, and Incyte

On Wednesday, August 20, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,526.48, down 0.02%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished the day 0.35% higher...

Aug 21, 2014, 09:20 ET

Pharma Stocks Review -- Eli Lilly, Zogenix, GlaxoSmithKline, Novo Nordisk, and Valeant Pharma Intl.

The trading session on Wednesday, August 20, 2014 ended on a mixed note as the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished at 16,979.13, up 0.35% and...

Aug 21, 2014, 09:10 ET

Post-Earnings Coverage - PetSmart

Investor-Edge.com has issued free earnings briefing and coverage on PetSmart Incorporation (NASDAQ: PETM). The company featured in the...

Aug 21, 2014, 09:10 ET

Technical Analysis on Oil and Gas Exploration and Production Equities -- Canadian Natural Resources, Pioneer Natural Resources, Gulfport Energy, Cimarex Energy, and PetroQuest Energy

On Wednesday, August 20, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,526.48, down 0.02%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished the day 0.35% higher...

Aug 21, 2014, 09:10 ET

Coverage of REITs Equities -- Lexington Realty Trust, Empire State Realty Trust, Senior Housing Properties Trust, Omega Healthcare Investors, and Ventas

On Wednesday, August 20, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,526.48, down 0.02%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average edged 0.35% higher to finish...

Aug 21, 2014, 09:00 ET

Pre-market Oil and Gas Storage and Transportation Picks -- Spectra Energy, El Paso Pipeline Partners, Boardwalk Pipeline Partners, Kinder Morgan Management, and Golar LNG

On Wednesday, August 20, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,526.48, down 0.02%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average edged 0.35% higher to finish...