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  1. Marijuana News Roundup: The Rewards and Risks of Cannabis Use

    01.15 / 13:44 247wallst.com 247wallst.com - Markets
    A new review of marijuana research studies completed since 1999 shows some benefits and some concerns about use of cannabis and cannabinoid-related…
  2. 7 Home Improvement Projects That Won’t Pay Off in 2017

    01.15 / 13:43 247wallst.com 247wallst.com - Markets
    The 7 home remodeling projects you can do in 2017 that carry the lowest payback in resale…
  3. Gas Prices Hover Near $2 In Nine Cities

    01.15 / 11:53 247wallst.com 247wallst.com - Markets
    Gas prices have reached $2.34 for a gallon of regular and are moving higher from $1.93 a year ago. However, in nine cities, the price is barely above $2. All are in Texas, Oklahoma, South…
  4. Massive Technology Trades Highlight Insider Selling: Barracuda Networks, Facebook, Adobe Systems, Autodesk, Square and M

    01.14 / 15:45 247wallst.com 247wallst.com - Markets
    As we suspected, it now appears that many top insiders at companies put off selling shares last year, and moved their sales into 2017, and there is a very good…
  5. Merck Is Best Performing DJIA Stock So Far in 2017

    01.14 / 15:44 247wallst.com 247wallst.com - Markets
    Oddly, perhaps, the best performing stock in the first two weeks of the year is drug maker…
  6. Major Firms Issue Top Stock Picks for 2017

    01.14 / 15:43 247wallst.com 247wallst.com - Markets
    Here is a peek at some of the top stock picks for 2017 that have been issued by top analysts on Wall…
  7. Barndominum in Illinois Is America’s Favorite House, but Sits in Bad Area

    01.14 / 15:07 247wallst.com 247wallst.com - Markets
    A "barndominum," a home built from a barn or similar structure, has become popular for new houses. Some proof of that is the most searched home at Realtor.com this past week falls into that…
  8. 9 Home Improvement Projects That Will Pay Off the Most in 2017

    01.14 / 15:06 247wallst.com 247wallst.com - Markets
    The nine 2017 home improvement projects that will provide the highest resale…
  9. Jessica Alba’s Honest Co Recalls Product, Threatens IPO or Sale

    01.14 / 14:31 247wallst.com 247wallst.com - Markets
    Honest Company, Jessica Alba's consumer products company, appeared to be a successful unicorn, but it has proven itself to be less and less honest over…
  10. As Wells Fargo Closes 400 Branches, Other Banks May Follow

    01.14 / 14:30 247wallst.com 247wallst.com - Markets
    Wells Fargo continues to struggle, both financially and with its reputation. As part of means to cut costs, the big bank's chief financial officer said it would shutter 400…
  11. Macy’s, DryShips Tumble into Friday’s 52-Week Low Club

    01.13 / 21:23 247wallst.com 247wallst.com - Markets
    Macy's, DryShips, V.F. Corporation, and Himax Technologies sank to new 52-week lows on…
  12. Which Privately Held Firms Have a Bright Outlook for 2017?

    01.13 / 19:34 247wallst.com 247wallst.com - Markets
    2017 outlook for privately held firms in the on-demand food business, the cheap smartphone business and marijuana-related…
  13. Can NFL Help National Painkiller Epidemic?

    01.13 / 17:07 247wallst.com 247wallst.com - Markets
    Can the NFL take a strong stand against the use of opioids and the damage these painkillers cause without first cleaning up its own…
  14. Netflix 40 Times More Popular Than Porn in Hotel Rooms

    01.13 / 15:54 247wallst.com 247wallst.com - Markets
    Porn no longer pays off for hotels. Just 1% of occupied hotel rooms order a paid on-demand video, compared with 40% of occupied rooms that stream Netflix…
  15. The California Drought, Which Was to Last Centuries, May Be Over

    01.13 / 12:13 247wallst.com 247wallst.com - Markets
    Not terribly long ago, scientists forecast the California drought could last for decades, or even centuries. Recent storms may have changed…
  16. The Worst Counties to Live In

    01.13 / 11:36 247wallst.com 247wallst.com - Markets
    The U.S. population reached 316.5 million in 2015, an increase of 12.5 million from five years ago. In some areas of the country, however, the population declined substantially over that time.…