CVS shares fall on slowing retail sales growth

Shares of CVS Health (CVS) fell in Tuesday trading after the U.S. drugstore chain reported better-than-expected earnings but said retail sales growth slowed in the second quarter. The decline came

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Stocks fall as Dow faces 4th day of losses; Apple sinks

Stocks were slightly lower in lackluster trading Tuesday as shares of Apple fell further, helping to push the Dow towards a fourth straight day of losses. Oil prices moved higher

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Apple’s stock breaks 3 key levels

Investors wondering how low Apple (AAPL) stock can go are having to lower their expectations even more. Shares of the gadget-maker Monday are down $2.68, or 2.2%, to $118.72 —

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Citibank investigated over student loan servicing

Citibank is under investigation for its student loan-servicing practices, the New York-based bank disclosed Monday. The bank said it’s cooperating with the investigation, but warned that regulators may order it

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Supreme Court might hear insider trading case

A groundbreaking case that challenges the legal definition insider trading might be headed to the U.S. Supreme Court. The Department of Justice (DOJ), in a petition backed by the U.S.

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Yelp shares plunge, chairman steps down

Yelp, the crowed-sourced reviews site, has taken a big hit from shareholders after a review of its own. Shares of the site toppled 28% Wednesday after it reported grim second-quarter

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Pricey biotechs take flight despite Yellen’s 2014 warning

A year ago, Fed chair Janet Yellen made waves when she warned of “substantially stretched” valuations in the biotech sector. Her market call was ill-timed. A popular biotech ETF is

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Netflix’s stock split may be bad news

Stocks are lower Wednesday but shares of Netflix (NFLX) are bucking the trend. Netflix soared to a new all-time high in early trading before falling back later in the trading

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Stocks surge on Greek debt deal optimism; Nasdaq hits record

Stocks surged Monday as a relief rally around the globe is underway that sent the Dow up more than 100 points and the Nasdaq to an all-time record high. Stock

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Nasdaq new high but up just 0.2% from 2000 peak

The Nasdaq composite made history yesterday, topping its old intraday record high from March 2000. Markets cheered the news. But the sad truth is the Nasdaq is simply back to

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Wait continues for easier access to mainland China shares

Want an easier way to invest in  shares of Mainland China stocks? Well, that day is getting closer, but investors will have to wait a little bit longer. Currently, American

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Study: $24B in company matches left behind

Over the past decade, employers have increased efforts to enroll workers in retirement savings plans. And they’ve paid off. Participation rates are at all-time highs with nearly eight in 10

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S&P 500 hits record as stocks end mixed

The S&P 500 inched up to set a new closing high for a second straight day as stocks closed mixed on an otherwise listless Friday. Both the Dow and the

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Fresh data this week will turn speedometer on economy

Coming off Friday’s mixed report on April employment, this week’s news calendar should bring more clarity on whether the U.S. economy is picking up speed or merely cruising. The Labor

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Stocks fall for 2nd day; oil rises above $61

An early rally on Wall Street quickly evaporated, as the combination of rising oil prices and higher interest rates took a toll on stocks for a second straight session. After

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Wall St. fails to savor McDonald’s turnaround recipe

Wall Street isn’t lovin’ McDonald’s (MCD) latest turnaround effort as its new management team attempts to revive the world’s largest fast-food chain. Shares closed on Monday down 1.7% at $96.13

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