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In an unusual transaction, after the market closed on Monday, news agencies started reporting that Tesla (TSLA) acquired a Minneapolis-based supplier named Perbix.

Tesla Motors Inc. is buying Perbix, a Brooklyn Park company that has been selling factory automation equipment and ideas to the fast-growing automaker for about three years.

There are few details of the transaction other....More>>>

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Disclosure: I have no positions in Goldman Sachs, Caterpillar, JPMorgan Chase, American Express or UnitedHealth.

Goldman Sachs is the biggest gainer since the close on election day followed by Caterpillar, JPMorgan, American Express and UnitedHealth.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average set an all-time intraday high of 19,083.76 on Wednesday,....More>>>

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As North America’s bull market continues to see extended gains following Donald Trump’s presidential victory, many investors are beginning to question current valuation levels in the face of increased global uncertainty. When attempting to rebalance one’s portfolio in order to preserve capital, companies like Wal-Mart (NYSE:WMT), J&J (NYSE:JNJ), and General Mills (NYSE:GIS)....More>>>

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As tax season gets into full swing, consumers get bombarded by companies looking to get a piece of their tax refund.

Retailers, car dealers, and pretty much anyone who has something to sell recognizes that a little extra money can burn a hole in some people’s pockets. And since the average American got a refund of $3,120 in 2015, according to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), there....More>>>

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Credit Suisse analyst and teamGregory Lewis and team contend that Noble (NE) is “positioning for [an] eventual recovery” in offshore drilling, with emphasis on the word “eventual” but worry about They explain:

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We had the opportunity to host meetings with Nobleearlier this week. Management focused on its strong medium-term....More>>>

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The Trump administration’s pledge to slash the corporate tax rate faces an immovable obstacle: how to pay for the lost revenue that would come from the cuts.

On the campaign trail, President Trump vowed to cut the corporate....More>>>

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Around a month ago, I published an article on Seeking Alpha where I looked at the oil production trends of the Permian Basin, one of the largest oil and natural gas producing regions covered by the EIA (Energy Information Administration) in its monthly Drilling Productivity Report (the largest for oil to be specific). After seeing fresh data come out regarding the region, I figured it would be a....More>>>

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On Dec. 14, 2016, the federal funds rate was hiked by 25 basis points to 0.75%. More hikes are expected in 2017, but early this month, Fed FOMC members decided to maintain the interest rate at 75% for the time being without ruling out further increments. The next meeting of the Fed is slated for Wednesday, March 15, and analysts believe that the current rate of 0.75% will hold.

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Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) is often considered the 800-pound gorilla of internet growth stocks. The social network’s monthly active users (MAUs) rose 17% annually to 1.86 billion last quarter, and analysts expect its revenue and earnings to respectively grow 37% and 28% this year. Those numbers look solid, and make its forward P/E of 20 look fairly cheap.

However, investors should also recognize....More>>>

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President-elect Donald Trump’s future trade policies are worrying the World Bank.

The bank cut its global growth forecast for 2017 on Tuesday, citing “protectionist pressures” as one of the key risks.

Along with highly uncertain policies in the U.S. and U.K., “risks” to the outlook include “mounting protectionist pressures, financial market....More>>>