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What to Look for in Starwood Hotels Earnings

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc. (NYSE: HOT) is scheduled to report its first-quarter financial results before the markets open on Tuesday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters are calling ...
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7 Unexpected Places to Find Great Mother’s Day Gifts

More than 15% of Americans over the age of 18 surveyed by the National Retail Federation (NRF) say that they don't celebrate Mother's Day. Or at least they don't celebrate ...
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2016 Data Breaches Jump 25% Year Over Year

The latest count from the Identity Theft Resource Center (ITRC) reports that there has been a total of 315 data breaches recorded through April 26, 2016, and that more than ...
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What to Expect From Pfizer Earnings

Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE) is scheduled to report its first-quarter financial results before the markets open on Tuesday. Thomson Reuters has consensus estimates calling for $0.55 in earnings per share ...
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What to Look for in Duke Energy Earnings

Duke Energy Corp. (NYSE: DUK) is set to report its first-quarter financial results before the markets open on Tuesday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters are calling for $1.14 in ...
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Global Solar PV Market to Grow 21% in 2016

A global total of 55 gigawatts of new solar PV capacity was added in 2015, and that growth is forecast to rise 21%, to 66 gigawatts, in 2016. The two ...
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SEC Charges Accounting Firm With Conducting Deficient Surprise Exams

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) recently announced that an accounting firm and one of its partners who conducted surprise examinations of client assets at an investment adviser have ...
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US Postal Workers Despise Their Jobs

The U.S. Postal Service (USPS) paid Gallup to poll the work attitudes of its employees. Those attitudes were nothing short of abysmal. The USPS paid $1.8 million for the research, ...
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New Construction Spending Up Slightly in March

The U.S. Census Bureau reported Monday morning that construction spending in March rose by 0.3% to an estimated seasonally adjusted annual rate of $1.137.5 trillion from the downwardly revised estimate of ...
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SiteOne Landscape Supply Updates Pricing Info in Most Recent IPO Filing

SiteOne Landscape Supply has filed an amended S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regarding its initial public offering (IPO). The company intends to price its 10 ...
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Acacia Announces Potential Pricing for IPO

Acacia Communications has filed an amended S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regarding its initial public offering (IPO). The company intends to price its 4.5 million ...
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The Most Expensive Homes in Every Major City

The median home price in the U.S. for existing homes is $188,900 according to the National Association of Realtors. The wealthiest Americans likely never see homes with prices so low. They ...
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Is a Stock Buyback the Best Thing Baker Hughes Can Do Now?

When Baker Hughes Inc. (NYSE: BHI) reported first-quarter earnings last week, CEO Martin Craighead complained that the now-terminated merger agreement with Halliburton Co. (NYSE: HAL) was hampering the company's ability ...
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Brocade Stumbles Over Preliminary Earnings Results

Brocade Communications Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: BRCD) released its preliminary second-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Monday. The company expects to have revenue in the range of $518 million ...
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Why Frederick’s of Hollywood Was Smart to Close Stores

Just a year ago, the Frederick's of Hollywood lingerie retail operation closed virtually all its stores as it entered Chapter 11. As a part of the process, it sold its inventory ...
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