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How Did Superior Energy Services Fare in 2Q16?

Superior Energy Services (SPN) released its 2Q16 financial results on July 25. The company recorded total revenues of ~$356.2 million.

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Will Netflix Continue to Grow in the US and Internationally?

Netflix was downgraded by Jefferies from “hold” to “underperform,” and the company’s target price was slashed from $80 to $76.

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Emerging Details about Komatsu's Purchase of Joy Global

Joy Global’s stock rose by 19.7% from the opening price of $23.5 and closed at $28.2 on July 21, after Komatsu announced that it will acquire the company.

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Too High or New Highs? ETF Flows Show It Pays to be Picky!

Risk-hungry investors turned into selective optimists last week. This statement may come as a surprise, considering the persistent rise in US equities.

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Analyzing June Housing Starts, Sales, and Permits

In June 2016, housing starts rose from 1.1 million to ~1.2 million. We also saw increases in both single-family and multifamily starts.

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Analyzing Friday's Performance of Precious Metals

The Federal Reserve could wait until the fourth quarter of 2016 before raising interest rates. As the precious metals are non-yield-bearing assets, the possibility of a rate hike can negatively impact them.

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Market Recap: Crude Oil Falls, Precious Metals Are Mixed on July 26

At 6:15 AM EST on July 26, the West Texas Intermediate crude oil futures contract for September delivery was trading at $42.73 per barrel—a drop of ~0.93%.

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Crude Oil, Copper, and Gold Started the Week on a Weaker Note

After starting the day on a weaker note, crude oil fell lower as the day progressed on July 25. It ended the day at the lowest level since April 25.

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Macro Releases Led by the German Ifo Business Climate Swayed Markets

The German business survey report for June was published by the Munich-based Ifo Institute for Economic Research on July 25, 2016.

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Analyzing D.R. Horton's 2016 Third Quarter Earnings

D.R. Horton (DHI) reported 3Q16 revenue of $3.1 billion, a 10% increase on a YoY (year-over-year) basis and a sequential increase of ~17%.

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What Can Investors Expect from AstraZeneca’s 2Q16 Earnings?

Analysts estimate that AstraZeneca’s revenues for 2Q16 will fall by over 11% to $5,578 million.

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Pre-Earnings Analysis: Oasis Petroleum's 2Q16 Results on August 3

Oasis Petroleum (OAS) is expected to release its fiscal 2Q16 earnings on August 3, 2016. Oasis Petroleum’s 2Q16 revenue estimates are lower than its revenue for the previous quarters.

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What to Expect from SM Energy’s Upcoming 2Q16 Earnings

SM Energy (SM) is set to report its 2Q16 earnings on August 2, 2016, after the Market closes. For 2Q16, Wall Street analysts expect SM Energy to report revenues of ~$337 million, which is ~24% lower than its 2Q15 revenues of ~$441 million.

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What Can Investors Expect from Concho Resources in 2Q16?

Concho Resources (CXO) is expected to release its fiscal 2Q16 earnings on August 3, 2016.

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How Do Steel Industry Indicators Look amid 2Q16 Earnings Season?

Given the spectacular rally in the steel space this year, investors have high hopes for steel companies. However, it’s been a lackluster earnings season so far for the steel sector (XME).

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Why Should Investors Be Interested in Biogen in 2016?

After the release of its 2Q16 earnings results on July 21, 2016, Biogen’s share price rose by about 7.6% compared to its closing price on the previous day

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Can First Solar Outperform Its Peers in 2Q16?

First Solar (FSLR) is expected to announce its 2Q16 earnings results on August 4, 2016, after market hours.

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Could Devon Energy Beat Its 2Q16 Earnings Expectations?

Devon Energy (DVN) is set to report its 2Q16 earnings on August 2, 2016, after the market closes.

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Expect This from EQT Midstream Partners' 2Q16 Earnings

EQT Midstream Partners (EQM) and its general partner, EQT GP Holdings (EQGP), are scheduled to release 2Q16 earnings on July 28, 2016.

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Ferrari’s 2Q16 Earnings: What Do Analysts’ Estimates Suggest?

Italian luxury supercar maker Ferrari (RACE) is set to release its 2Q16 earnings on August 2, 2016. The company separated from Italian-American automaker Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCAU) earlier this year.

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What Can You Expect from Motorola Solutions in 2Q16?

The US (SPY) Motorola Solutions (MSI) will announce its 2Q16 results on August 3. Here’s what you need to know.

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What to Expect from Newfield Exploration's 2Q16 Earnings

Newfield Exploration’s 2Q16 revenue estimates are higher than its revenue for the previous quarters. For 2Q16, its revenue estimate is ~$401 million.

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Friday’s Consumer Pops and Drops: ALV, GNTX, WHR, and VFC

On July 22, 2016, the S&P Consumer Discretionary slightly outperformed the S&P 500 and the S&P Consumer Staples.

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Earnings Preview: What to Expect from Carlyle for 2Q16?

Carlyle Group’s (CG) stock has fallen by 42% in the past year but has shown improvement over the past six months, rising by 23.5% on improved sentiment.