Nike, Micron and More Earnings Coming This Week

24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of a few major companies scheduled to report their quarterly results this coming week. The broad markets have reached all-time highs and ...
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IPO News This Week: Roku, PQ Group Lead 7 Offerings Due Out

There were seven initial public offerings (IPOs) on the calendar last week and all seven succeeded in gaining access to the public markets. The total amount raised was $1.2 billion ...
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2017 Data Breaches Up 23% Year over Year

The latest count from the Identity Theft Resource Center (ITRC) reports that there have been 1,022 data breaches recorded this year through September 21 and that more than 163 million ...
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North Korea: Country and Military By The Numbers

Less than two weeks ago, the government of North Korea launched a ballistic missile that flew over the Japanese island of Hokkaido before falling into the ocean. Last week the ...
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Under Armour Supports Athletes And The American Flag

Under Armour (NYSE: UA) tweeted that it supports athletes who have sat or kneeled during the National Anthem. It also says it supports the flag, which is a symbol of ...
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Equifax Shares Stage Modest Comeback

Equifax (NYSE: EFX) shares staged a modest comeback on Friday as they rose 7% to $105. The bounce stopped a multi-day sell-off after the company announced that 143 million customer ...
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Boeing Faces Delivery Challenge on Air Force Tanker Program

The new U.S. Air Force refueling tanker Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) is building has run into another problem that threatens the company's ability to meet its delivery schedule of 18 ...
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General Electric Can’t Shake Position as DJIA’s Biggest Loser in 2017

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) added nearly 4% to its share price last week, but that was not enough to pull the industrial giant up from its ranking as the ...
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Boeing Widens Lead as DJIA’s Top Performer

Boeing Co.'s (NYSE: BA) share price rose by 3% a share last week to close Friday up more than $7 on the week. The stock's year-to-date share price gain reached ...
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The Top 2 Tech Analyst Calls for the Rest of 2017

The technology sector has been the best performing in the S&P 500 so far this year. A few standout stocks in the sector have contributed greatly to this rally. In ...
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What to Do to Minimize the Impact of the Equifax Breach on Your Ability to Get a Mortgage

The sheer scale of the recently disclosed data breach at credit reporting agency Equifax Inc. (NYSE: EFX) makes it one of the worst data breaches ever. Add to that the ...
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GM Production Cut Puts 1,000 Jobs at Risk

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) said it would end the third shift at its Spring Hill, Tennessee, plant. As many as 1,000 jobs may be affected. GM said not all ...
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As Time Prepares to Sell Large Part of the Company, What Happens to the Rest?

Time Inc. (NYSE: TIME) filed a statement with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission that showed, among other things, it plans to sell several businesses that represent nearly a fifth ...
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UK Suffers Credit Downgrade

The confounding effects of the Brexit have caught up with the United Kingdom. As the country tries to untangle itself from most of its decades-long relationship with the European Union, ...
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Jobs with the Highest Divorce Rates

Have you ever considered your job as a threat to your marriage? In some occupations, divorce rates can be astonishingly high. A recent report shows working in some occupations may ...
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