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     The U.S. Treasury bond yield continued to decline last week and is within reach of the yield uptrend of 2.875% and the 200-day simple moving average of 2.818%. Investors trading bonds like a stock are doing so using the 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF, which represents a basket of U.S. Treasury bonds with maturities of 20 to 30 years. Comex gold continues to have a negative but oversold weekly chart.

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    Coach reports on Tuesday, but investors will be watching 2016 guidance closely. Year to date, Coach shares are down 17%, and they could go lower. Last year was terrible, and this year was even worse. Investors are anticipating fourth-quarter revenue of $973 million and earnings per share of 29 cents. But with 2015 in the bag, investors will be looking forward to 2016.

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    Breakfast and snack food giant Kellogg, the maker of Special K cereal and Pringles Potato Chips, will report second-quarter earnings results Tuesday before the opening bell. For the quarter that ended in June, the average analyst earnings estimate is 92 cents a share on revenue of $3.47 billion, translating to declines of 10% and 6%, respectively.

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    Correction: Corrects in first paragraph to remove reference to Jurassic World, which was produced by Universal Studios. With its stock up 29% this year, Disney (DIS) has been by far the most buoyant component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, which has declined 1% on the year. And if you're worried that the stock will run out of steam, look again.

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    Why Fitbit (FIT), Skechers and GoPro (GPRO) deserve your money now. There are plenty of reasons for investors to play it safe right now. In addition to the fears of a Fed rate hike deflating the market in the second half and continued challenges overseas in Europe and China, earnings have been pretty lackluster.

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    CVS Health (CVS), the second-largest drug drugstore chain in the U.S., continues to thrive since rebranding itself with a heightened focus on health care. CVS's second-quarter earnings results are due out Tuesday before the opening bell, and selling now would be a mistake.

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    Doug Kass shares his views every day on RealMoneyPro. Still Banking on MidSouth BancorpOriginally published at 7:37 A.M.. EDT on July 30, 2015. Small regional bank MidSouth Bancorp has fallen a bit after its recent earnings report, but I view that as an opportunity to add to my stake in the company.

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     U.S. car sales, the July employment situation report, key earnings reports and economic data are all expected highlights on Wall Street for the week of Aug. 3. Automakers gear up to report their sales figures Monday.

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    New initiatives are underway to attract even more technology jobs to Raleigh, North Carolina, where tech companies including IBM, Citrix (CTXS) and Red Hat (RHT)  already have operations. According to local economic development officials, Raleigh has seen a 23% increase in IT jobs in the first half of this year.

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    It was a hectic month for investors and August isn't shaping up to be any different. On CNBC's "Fast Money" TV show, Guy Adami, managing director of stockmonster.com, said the S&P 500 seems likely to make a run at its prior high near 2,135. There's been some volatility in U.S. stocks, but not much, added Brian Kelly, founder of Brian Kelly Capital.

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    Shares of apparel company HanesBrands  was the worst-performing stock in the S&P 500 Friday, wrapping up the session with a loss of 9% on the heels of mixed second-quarter earnings. Earnings per share of 50 cents matched Wall Street's estimates and was 16% higher than last year.

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      Investors Bancorp (ISBC), which reported record quarterly earnings, is eagerly looking for opportunities to acquire other community banks. "We did an IPO last year and raised $2.2 billion," said CEO Kevin Cummings. That hunger for acquisition is nothing new: Investors Bancorp (ISBC) has purchased eight community banks since 2008, acquiring $4.5 billion in new deposits.