Icebreaker sets mark for earliest Northwest Passage transit

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    Another Reason to Like Alibaba (BABA) Stock: It’s Arming China’s Sellers

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    Oil Price Fundamental Weekly Forecast – Rig Count Up, Higher Prices May Encourage Increased U.S. Production

    U.S West Texas Intermediate and international-benchmark Brent crude oil futures finished sharply higher last week, driven by huge inventory draws as reported by the American Petroleum Institute and the U.S. Energy Information Administration. Buyers also reacted positively to Saudi Arabia's plan to cut exports. September West Texas Intermediate crude oil settled at $49.71, up $3.94 … Continue reading Oil Price Fundamental Weekly Forecast – Rig Count Up, Higher Prices May Encourage Increased U.S. Production


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    Bank of America Corp (BAC) Stock Is Stuck in Technical Purgatory — Here’s Why

    From the beginning of August until the beginning of March, few stocks were hotter than Bank of America Corp (NYSE:BAC). After topping out at $25.50 on March 1, BAC stock has spent the last five months on a wild roller coaster, with the down slopes far steeper than the upticks. The stock has twice dipped down to the low $22's. And after nearly topping $25 again earlier this month, Bank of America sank back below $24 in the days following a mixed second-quarter earnings report.


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