Qualcomm shares are up today on dividend news, but there's much to be skeptical about.
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Thompson Creek Metals stands to benefit from recovering demand for molybdenum.
Ormat, the preeminent geothermal company, stands to profit when the world gets serious about climate change.
The U.S. unemployment rate is stuck just under 10%, and Congress isn't doing much to fix that.
Maxwell Technologies has two businesses: ultracapacitors and high tension and microelectronic devices.
Lowe's beats Wall Street with its fourth-quarter earnings but misses its own guidance. Huh?
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