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What a GE Appliances Sale-Block Might Mean On a Larger Scale

General Electric Company (NYSE: GE) may have just found a very unlikely outcome in its GE Appliances unit sale. GE has been wanting out of the appliances unit for years. ...
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GM Pickup Sales Growth in June Far Outstrips Ford

U.S. sales of pickup trucks by the Detroit Three automakers took a bit of a dive in June. The top-selling F-Series from Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) posted a sales ...
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Analysts Keep Upgrading AT&T

AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) has been riding high on a wave of positive analyst ratings recently. Most of the speculation appears to be around its merger deal with DirecTV (NASDAQ: ...
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Implant Maker ConforMIS Jumps a Third on IPO

ConforMIS Inc. (NASDAQ: CFMS) priced its initial public offering (IPO) of 9 million shares at $15 a share, the midpoint of the expected range, on Tuesday. Shares began trading Wednesday ...
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What Has Lit a Fire Under Chubb Shares

Both Ace Ltd. (NYSE: ACE) and Chubb Corp. (NYSE: CB) announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement in which Ace will acquire Chubb. Shareholders of Chubb will receive ...
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Trump Dumped by Macy’s Over Immigration Flap

Add Macy’s Inc. (NYSE: M) to the lineup of companies that have announced an end to their business relationship with real-estate developer, celebrity and Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump. Macy’s ...
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Puerto Rico vs. Greece

It is no coincidence that Puerto Rico publicly admitted its debts could not be repaid at the same time that Greece technically defaults to the International Monetary Fund. The world ...
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IPO of Zynerba Pharmaceuticals Targets Cannabinoid Therapeutics

Zynerba Pharmaceuticals Inc. has filed an S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission for its initial public offering (IPO). No terms were given in the filing, but the ...
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GM Monthly Sales Tumble in June

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) posted total June sales of 259,353 vehicles, a drop of 3% compared with June 2014. The June total reflects weaker Chevrolet, Buick and Cadillac brand ...
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Crude Oil Price Dips as Inventory Climbs

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) released its weekly petroleum status report Wednesday morning. U.S. commercial crude inventories increased by 2.4 million barrels last week, maintaining a total U.S. commercial ...
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What the Harris Post-Merger Reorganization Means for Shareholders

Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) has joined the lineup of companies looking to reorganize their corporate structure. Such moves are hard for investors to interpret in many cases. 24/7 Wall St. ...
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Atara Biotherapeutics Files for IPO

Atara Biotherapeutics Inc. has filed an S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for its initial public offering (IPO). No terms were given in the filing, but ...
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Cost of July Barbecue Soars

As we approach the Fourth of July, people are stocking up on fireworks and revving up their barbecue pits. Has anyone stopped to think about how much this costs? Compared ...
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Teladoc Debuts Strong in IPO

Teladoc Inc. (NYSE: TDOC) was set to be the first initial public offering (IPO) of its kind. The company claims to be the first and largest telehealth provider in the ...
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Ford Sales Rise in June, but Pickup Sales Still Faltering

Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) on Tuesday posted a U.S. sales increase of 2% year-over-year in June to 225,647 Ford and Lincoln vehicles, compared with June 2014 sales of 222,064. ...
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