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Alex DUMORTIER

Alex Dumortier writes a twice-daily column covering topical subjects from a contrarian, value-oriented perspective; he also co-authored 'The Astonishing Collapse of MF Global'. He received his degree in Economics and Political Economy from Princeton University and began his career in the City of London. After having lived in several capital cities, Alex now resides in Washington, D.C.. When he is not reading or writing, Alex likes to run and practice Bikram yoga (a form of "hot" yoga.)

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The Market Looks Past 1-800-Flowers.com Inc's Loss -- So Can You

1-800-Flowers.com beats Wall Street's estimates and raises its outlook for its fiscal year.

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Why International Business Machines Corp. Isn't As Safe As You Think

IBM's blue-chip reputation harkens back to another era, but there are couple of risks today's investors ought to be aware of.

Fri Apr 24

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Amazon.com Lifts the Nasdaq, After Having Smashed It

The Nasdaq is finally above its March 2000 high, but Amazon has soared since then.

Thu Apr 23

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Stocks: Welcome to the Era of "Capital Recycling"

As dividends and buybacks expand, the effect on stocks won't be neutral going forward.

Wed Apr 22

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Stocks: Was One Man Responsible For the 2010 "Flash Crash"?

Allegations that a single futures trader helped sink the Dow in May 2010 sound unrealistic.

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Tue Apr 21

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FMC Technologies Inc. Earnings: Better Than You Might Expect

In a tough environment, oil services company FMC Technologies continues to execute.

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3 Ways Berkshire Hathaway Will Look Different 10 Years From Now

Carefully built around timeless principles, Berkshire Hathaway nonetheless continues to evolve

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Earnings: Is DuPont's Hiccup the Market's Malady?

The problem isn't with earnings per se, but with revenues -- and valuations

Mon Apr 20

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Stocks Start the Week Strong, But Earnings Will Be Critical

A crucial week, as a potential "earnings recession" looms over stocks.

Fri Apr 17

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Shares of PROS Holdings Tank on Poor Preliminary Results, but Investors Ought to Be Patient

PROS Holdings' shares are bound to be volatile, but today's decline looks overdone

Thu Apr 16

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Don't Be Fooled by These 3 Pervasive Interest Rate Myths

Interest rates will rise, but that's no cause for investors to panic.

Tue Apr 14

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Shares of PartnerRe Ltd Pop as New Acquisition Offer Hints at Value

AXIS Capital and PartnerRe's merger finds new competition as EXOR throws its hat in the ring

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3 Oft-Ignored Risks to the U.S. Economy

Even as the bull market in U.S. stocks powers on, the economy faces genuine risks.

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3 Mutual Fund Myths That Are Just Plain Wrong

Mutual funds can be great investing vehicles -- but watch out for these myths.

Tue Apr 7

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Ocwen Financial Corp Shares Pop as HLSS Deal Terms Change

Ocwen's servicing contracts are safe even as New Residential Investment and HLSS change things up

Wed Apr 1

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Why Facebook Stock Is Riskier Than You Think

3 Reasons Facebook's shares could be riskier than the market has come to believe.

Mon Mar 30

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GoDaddy's IPO: It's Go Time!

Relative to its peers, the pricing range for GoDaddy's shares looks pretty modest. If you plan to invest, do your reading first.

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