Starbucks Takes Full Control Of Its Japan Operations

Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ: SBUX) has announced that it will acquire the rest of Starbucks Japan. The stake that this coffee giant is looking to reacquire is roughly 60.5%. The company ...
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Bed, Bath & Beyond Share Buybacks Tipped the Scale

Bed, Bath & Beyond Inc. (NASDAQ: BBBY) reported fiscal second quarter 2014 earnings after markets closed Tuesday. The home furnishings company reported diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.17 on ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Tuesday

September 23, 2014: The following stocks are among the 203 equities making new 52-week lows today: Chico’s FAS Inc. (NYSE: CHS) dropped about 1.2% on Tuesday to post a new ...
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The 4 Stocks That Weighed on the Market

September 23, 2014: Markets opened lower again on Tuesday following the announcement late Monday of new rules governing tax inversions. There was scant economic data released today, and all equity ...
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What Is a Fair Price for Nxt-ID Stock?

Nxt-ID Inc. (NASDAQ: NXTD) shares have been on a mission so far this week, and 24/7 Wall St. wanted to take a look under the hood to see what is ...
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Oppenheimer Makes Top Picks Through End of 2014

Looking toward the end of 2014, Oppenheimer believes that equities are, in fact, still well positioned to climb. With the Federal Reserve holding its rates down well into 2015, the ...
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Is Treasury Plan for Tax Inversion REALLY Trouble for Merger Stocks?

The U.S. Treasury has finally made its proposed effort to deal with the waves of corporate tax inversions that have created such a stir of late. The move is also ...
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$8 Billion Clean Energy Project to Provide More Electricity Than Hoover Dam

Hoover Dam, built in the 1930s, provides 3.9 million megawatt hours of electricity. A proposed wind farm and energy storage project would, if completed, generate 9.2 million megawatt hours of ...
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Coal Industry Ignores Positive Guidance From Peabody Energy

If there is any industry that is unloved by the current administration it is the coal industry. Coal is especially despised this week at the environmental climate change march in ...
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UBS Sees 4 Companies as Potential MLP Acquisition Targets

Once a major company with the size, depth and, most of all, deep pockets like Kinder Morgan Inc. (NYSE: KMI) plunges in and makes a huge deal come together with ...
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Citizens Financial Revs Up for IPO

The U.S. banking division of the Royal Bank of Scotland Group PLC (NYSE: RBS) is expected to price its initial public offering (IPO) Tuesday and begin trading Wednesday. Citizens Financial ...
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Flash PMI and Richmond Fed Show Mixed Economic Readings

The flash Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) and the Richmond Fed released their numbers on Tuesday morning, giving off mixed economic readings. The Richmond Fed in its manufacturing report pointed to solid strength ...
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Colombian Bank Grupo Aval Debuts in IPO

Grupo Aval Acciones y Valores S.A. (NYSE: AVAL) announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 1,629,629,640 in preferred shares, what seems a bit unusual for most ADS listings. ...
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Will Airbus Put New Engines on Its Giant A380 to Please One Customer?

The A380 from Airbus is the largest commercial aircraft in the sky. The double-decked behemoth carries a list price of $414.4 million. Customers have ordered 318 of the planes, and Airbus ...
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Stock Buybacks Starting to Slow Down as Stock Market Keeps Rising

Investors love dividends and buybacks under corporate governance strategies for a return of capital. By the looks of it, corporate executives and board members must be getting gun-shy when it ...
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