Beer Sales Drive Constellation Earnings

Constellation Brands Inc. (NYSE: STZ) reported second-quarter fiscal 2016 results before markets opened Wednesday. The premium wine and beverage company reported adjusted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.56 on net ...
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Yum Brands Is Another Company Hurt by China Expectations

Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM) was another company with earnings destroyed by China. The People's Republic has become the earnings crutch for many companies, from Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) to ...
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Android Holds 51% Share of Smartphone Operating Systems

While sales of the Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone 6 models have swamped the competition, the market share of Google Inc.'s (NASDAQ: GOOGL) Android operating system is more than 51% ...
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Volkswagen Diesel Car Prices Drop 13% in US

The amount Volkswagen received on average for sales of its diesel cars in the United States plunged 13% in the period that ran from September 1 through October 3. The ...
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October 6 Is Best Day to Book Thanksgiving Trips

People who want to travel by air on Thanksgiving get their lowest fares on October 6. For Christmas, the lowest fares are available for people who buy tickets on October ...
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Applications Surge as Mortgage Rates Dip to Multi-Month Lows

The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) released its latest report on mortgage applications Wednesday morning. It noted a week over week increase of 25.5% in the group’s seasonally adjusted composite index ...
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Why Milwaukee Is the Worst City for Black Americans

According to an analysis by 24/7 Wall St., Milwaukee is the worst city for black Americans. Among other things, the unemployment rate among black Americans in the city is 17.2%, ...
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Yum Tumbles on Weak Guidance

Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM) reported its third-quarter financial results after the market closed on Tuesday. The company had $1.00 in earnings per share (EPS) on $3.43 billion in revenue, ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Tuesday

October 6, 2015: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 36 equities making new 52-week lows today. Exact Sciences Corp. (NASDAQ: EXAS) dropped nearly 47% on Tuesday to ...
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The 4 Stocks That Buoyed the Dow on Tuesday

October 6, 2015: Markets opened lower on Tuesday following August’s higher-than-expected U.S. trade deficit of $48.3 billion. The Nasdaq Composite was weighed down again today by biotech weakness and little ...
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SEC Charges 2 Top OCZ Executives

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced that it has charged two former top executives at OCZ Technology Group for accounting failures at the now-bankrupt seller of computer memory ...
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Home Loan Servicing Solutions Under Fire From SEC in Ocwen Dealings

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) charged Home Loan Servicing Solutions Ltd. (HLSS) for making material misstatements regarding the handling of related party transactions and the value of its ...
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Nearly Half of Americans Have No Savings

In response to a recent survey question asking people how much money they had in a savings account, some 28% said “zero.” Nearly 21% more had no savings account at ...
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SEC Charges Florida Firm With Defrauding Investors

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced fraud charges against a Florida-based investment adviser and his company. Arthur F. Jacob and Innovative Business Solutions (IBS) are under the regulatory ...
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GMS Files for IPO

GMS has filed an amended S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for its initial public offering (IPO). There were no details or terms regarding pricing in ...
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