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How major US stock indexes fared Wednesday
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| January 20th | 2021  5:04PM
How major US stock indexes fared Wednesday
Stocks rallied to record highs on Wall Street Wednesday on encouraging company earnings reports and continued optimism that new leadership in Washington will mean more support for the struggling economy. The S&P 500, Dow Jones Industrial Average, Nasdaq composite and Russell 2000 small-caps index eclipsed their all-time highs set earlier this month.
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Wall Street hits records as hopes build for more stimulus
Wall Street hits records as hopes build for more stimulus
| January 20th | 2021  4:45PM
Wall Street hits records as hopes build for more stimulus
Wall Street marked the dawn of President Joe Biden's administration with stocks rallying to record highs as hopes build that new leadership in Washington will mean more support for the struggling U.S. economy. The S&P 500 rose 1.4%, topping its previous all-time high set earlier this month. The Dow Jones Industrial Average, Nasdaq…
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Biden signals plans to halt oil activity in Arctic refuge
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| January 20th | 2021  4:34PM
Biden signals plans to halt oil activity in Arctic refuge
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — President Joe Biden on Wednesday signaled plans to place a temporary moratorium on oil and gas lease activities in Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge after the Trump administration issued leases in a remote, rugged area considered sacred by the Indigenous Gwich'in. The plans, along with other proposed executive actions, were announced on a fact sheet by the new administration on Biden’s inauguration day.
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Netflix, Alibaba rise; Bank of New York, US Bancorp fall
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| January 20th | 2021  4:26PM
Netflix, Alibaba rise; Bank of New York, US Bancorp fall
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved heavily or traded substantially Wednesday: Alibaba Group Holding Ltd., up $13.84 to $265.49. The Chinese e-commerce company's co-founder, Jack Ma, made his first appearance after a nearly three-month absence. eBay Inc., down 81 cents to $56.17. The e-commerce…
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Work on Keystone XL pipeline suspended ahead of Biden action
Work on Keystone XL pipeline suspended ahead of Biden action
| January 20th | 2021  3:46PM
Work on Keystone XL pipeline suspended ahead of Biden action
TORONTO (AP) — The Canadian company behind the Keystone XL oil pipeline said Wednesday it has suspended work on the pipeline in in anticipation of incoming U.S. President Joe Biden revoking its permit. Biden’s Day One plans included moving to revoke a presidential permit for the pipeline. The 1,700-mile (2,735-kilometer)…
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The Latest: Spain resists calls to impose earlier curfews
Peter Baptista
| January 20th | 2021  3:38PM
The Latest: Spain resists calls to impose earlier curfews
MADRID — Spain’s government is resisting calls by regional health authorities to let them impose earlier curfews amid a sharp rise in coronavirus cases. Spain’s hospitals are filling up again after a third rise in infections since the start of the pandemic. Another 464 people were reported dead on Wednesday, increasing the confirmed death toll to 54,637.
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Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities
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| January 20th | 2021  3:35PM
Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities
Benchmark U.S. crude oil for February delivery rose 26 cents to $53.24 a barrel Wednesday. Brent crude oil for March delivery rose 18 cents to $56.08 a barrel. Wholesale gasoline for February delivery rose 1 cent to $1.54 a gallon. February heating oil was flat at $1.60 a gallon. February natural gas fell 1 cent to $2.54 per 1,000 cubic feet. Gold for February delivery rose $26.30 to $1,866.50 an ounce.
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Wall Street hits records amid profit reports, inauguration
Wall Street hits records amid profit reports, inauguration
| January 20th | 2021  3:26PM
Wall Street hits records amid profit reports, inauguration
U.S. stocks are rallying to records Wednesday on encouraging earnings reports and continued optimism that new leadership in Washington will mean more support for the struggling economy. The S&P 500 was 1.4% higher at 3,851 in afternoon trading, topping its record closing level of 3,824.68 set earlier this month. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 220 points, or 0.7%, at 31,151 as of 3:13 p.m.
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The Latest: Britain hits another record daily virus deaths
The Latest: Britain hits another record daily virus deaths
| January 20th | 2021  1:35PM
The Latest: Britain hits another record daily virus deaths
LONDON — For the second day running, Britain had another record increase in coronavirus-related deaths. The government says another 1,820 people died in the 28 days after testing positive for the coronavirus. That takes the confirmed total to 93,290, which is Europe’s highest virus-related death toll and fifth highest in the world. The lockdown restrictions across the U.K.
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The Latest: Britain hits another record daily virus deaths
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| January 20th | 2021  1:35PM
The Latest: Britain hits another record daily virus deaths
LONDON — For the second day running, Britain had another record increase in coronavirus-related deaths. The government says another 1,820 people died in the 28 days after testing positive for the coronavirus. That takes the confirmed total to 93,290, which is Europe’s highest virus-related death toll and fifth highest in the world. The lockdown restrictions across the U.K.
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Edmunds: Top automotive tech at CES 2021
Edmunds: Top automotive tech at CES 2021
| January 20th | 2021  1:13PM
Edmunds: Top automotive tech at CES 2021
The atmosphere at the 2021 Consumer Electronics Show, held virtually for the first time due to the pandemic, struck a different tone than in years past. Without hordes of tech-hungry onlookers jockeying for position through packed convention center halls, automakers appeared more reserved in their proclamations for the future. Several high-profile exhibitors…
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Fusion Fuel Green Limited (NASDAQ: HTOO) Stock is a Newly Minted Green Hydrogen Play
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| January 20th | 2021  6:32AM
Fusion Fuel Green Limited (NASDAQ: HTOO) Stock is a Newly Minted Green Hydrogen Play
Clean energy technology company Fusion Fuel Green (NASDAQ: HTOO) stock was reversed merged with a special-purpose-acquisition-company (SPAC) HL Acquisition and started trading on Dec. 24, 2020 under the current symbol. The Company utilizes proprietary technology to produce green hydrogen through their hydrogen generators with virtually no CO2 emissions versus legacy  brown hydrogen production.
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NetEase (NASDAQ:NTES): A Chinese Growth Stock to Add Now
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| January 20th | 2021  6:14AM
NetEase (NASDAQ:NTES): A Chinese Growth Stock to Add Now
Did you know that the value of the global video games market is expected to reach $138.4 billion in 2021? It’s an industry that is seeing strong growth all over the world and offers some very intriguing investing opportunities at this time. Things have come a long way over the years since the days of Atari and arcade games, and a lot of that has to do with the rise of the internet and mobile gaming.
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Advanced Micro Devices (NASDAQ: AMD) Stock Hasn’t Priced In Bitcoin (BTC) Fueled GPU Demand
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| January 20th | 2021  6:12AM
Advanced Micro Devices (NASDAQ: AMD) Stock Hasn’t Priced In Bitcoin (BTC) Fueled GPU Demand
Semiconductor company Advanced Micro Devices (NASDAQ: AMD) stock has been both a pandemic  winner and a recovery play as it reached all-time highs in 2020. However, shares but have been struggling in 2021 with a (-3.82%) performance year-to-date (YTD) versus 1.2% for the benchmark S&P 500 index (NYSEARCA: SPY). AMD is even underperforming the semiconductor sector which is up 7.78% YTD, as of Jan.
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These Dapps Are Taking Some Of The Risk Out Of Defi
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| January 20th | 2021  6:00AM
These Dapps Are Taking Some Of The Risk Out Of Defi
Defi Is The Biggest Trend In Cryptocurrency You may think that rocketing prices is the biggest trend in cryptocurrency this year but you’d be wrong, it’s defi. Rocketing prices are certainly something to get excited about but the underlying cause is defi. Defi, or decentralized finance, is still in its infancy but the money is flowing in.
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Will Boston Beer (NYSE: SAM) Shares Make Another Run in 2021?
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| January 20th | 2021  1:00AM
Will Boston Beer (NYSE: SAM) Shares Make Another Run in 2021?
On November 6, Boston Beer (NYSE: SAM) closed at $1,062 a share. The company’s stock price had nearly tripled YTD, and was going sideways for a couple of weeks after a second consecutive post-earnings surge. But then, on November 9, the Pfizer (NYSE: PFE) vaccine news hit the airwaves. Boston Beer shares plummeted more than 10% on the news. A…
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General Motors (NYSE: GM) Completes 200% Gain And Still Has Room To Run
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| January 20th | 2021  1:00AM
General Motors (NYSE: GM) Completes 200% Gain And Still Has Room To Run
With more than an 8% pop on Tuesday, shares of General Motors (NYSE: GM) were among the best performing in the S&P 500 index on the day. We’re not even three weeks into the new year and already they’re taking the mantra “New Year New Me” to heart. By the time we were 19 days into 2020, GM’s stock was down 5% on the year.
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JB Hunt (NASDAQ:JBHT) Crashes After Mixed Quarter
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| January 20th | 2021  1:00AM
JB Hunt (NASDAQ:JBHT) Crashes After Mixed Quarter
Rising Costs Cut Into J.B. Hunt Profits J.B. Hunt (NASDAQ:JBHT) and the entire trucking industry is at a crossroads. Rising demand is driving revenue gains across the industry while a shortage of drivers impairs profitability. The shortage of drivers is not only leading to under capacity within the national fleet but also rising costs related to wages, incentives, and hiring.
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Fastenal (NASDAQ:FAST) Down On Tepid Earnings
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| January 20th | 2021  1:00AM
Fastenal (NASDAQ:FAST) Down On Tepid Earnings
COVID-19 Underpins Fastenal Results Fastenal (NASDAQ:FAST) reported an OK quarter but not a great one and one with a puzzling surprise. While the homebuilding market seems to be ramping up sales of fastener products are lagging. The good news for Fastenal is its diversified product line which includes janitorial, sanitation, and PPE equipment that is in high demand right now.
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Accelerate Diagnostics (NASDAQ:AXDX) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to "Hold"
Avaya (NYSE:AVYA) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research
Arconic (NYSE:ARNC) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research
Zacks Investment Research Downgrades Ardagh Group (NYSE:ARD) to Sell
Blue Apron (NYSE:APRN) Rating Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research
Applied DNA Sciences (NASDAQ:APDN) Raised to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
Allena Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ALNA) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research
Skechers U.S.A., Inc. (NYSE:SKX) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
Solar Capital Ltd. (NASDAQ:SLRC) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages
Aerie Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:AERI) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Analysts
uniQure (NASDAQ:QURE) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts
Nu Skin Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE:NUS) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
Ollie's Bargain Outlet Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:OLLI) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
Spirit Realty Capital, Inc. (NYSE:SRC) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages
MACOM Technology Solutions Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:MTSI) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Brokerages
Sunrun Inc. (NASDAQ:RUN) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages
Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
Brown & Brown, Inc. (NYSE:BRO) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
TopBuild Corp. (NYSE:BLD) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Brokerages

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PINS
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Stifel NicolausInitiated Coverage
at Buy
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Twitter, Inc.
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at Neutral
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at Neutral
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at Overweight
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CSFBLower Price Target
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KFRC
Kforce Inc.
TruistBoost Price Target
$37.00 ➝ $48.00
AMN Healthcare Services, Inc. logo
AMN
AMN Healthcare Services, Inc.
TruistBoost Price Target
$78.00 ➝ $84.00
Lumentum Holdings Inc. logo
LITE
Lumentum Holdings Inc.
BarclaysBoost Price Target
$90.00 ➝ $105.00
Comerica Incorporated logo
CMA
Comerica Incorporated
DA DavidsonBoost Price Target
$50.00 ➝ $62.00
Proto Labs, Inc. logo
PRLB
Proto Labs, Inc.
Craig HallumBoost Price Target
$105.00 ➝ $167.00
Netflix, Inc. logo
NFLX
Netflix, Inc.
WedbushBoost Price Target
$235.00 ➝ $340.00
Comerica Incorporated logo
CMA
Comerica Incorporated
TruistBoost Price Target
$56.00 ➝ $67.00
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