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Sears Borrowing $400 Million From Affiliates of Eddie Lampert’s ESL

Sears Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD) has made a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission indicating that it will borrow some $400 million via a short-term loan with groups named  ...
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Why the CFO’s Resignation Might Be Good News for RadioShack

Since dropping below $1 a share in mid-June, RadioShack Corp. (NYSE: RSH) stock has traded below that level far more often than above it. Shares got a hefty boost to ...
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Evaluating SodaStream as Value Versus Growth

SodaStream International Ltd. (NASDAQ: SODA) is getting back to where the stock was before the most recent major price pop took place. Many investors still want to consider the growth scenario ...
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Amazon Is Google’s Top Search Advertiser

Online retailer Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) spent $158 million in 2013 to buy search advertising from Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG), nearly twice as much as the $82 million that second-ranked ...
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ReWalk Goes From Marching to Sprinting

Shares of ReWalk Robotics Ltd. (NASDAQ: RWLK) surged again on Monday, following its initial public offering on Friday. The 3 million shares of common stock from the IPO were priced ...
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U.S. Hepatitis Problem to Continue Driving These 4 Top Stocks

For a variety of reasons, the cases of chronic hepatitis in the United States have surged dramatically over the past 20 years. Currently, it is estimated that more than 3.2 ...
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Alzheimer’s Study Results Take Avanir Back Up to Multiyear Highs

Avanir Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: AVNR) announced positive Phase 2 results for its drug candidate AVP-923. The drug candidate is a potential new therapy for agitation and aggression in patients with ...
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As Video Streaming Grows, Price War Likely

U.S. consumers might get a break from the high costs of a pay-TV subscriptions starting next year when several major providers plan to introduce streaming video on-demand services in what ...
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NPS Pharma Enters Cautionary Phase of the FDA Approval Process

NPS Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: NPSP) is trading lower on what sounded like good news. The problem is that headlines often do not reveal the underlying story. After its shares were ...
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Minecraft Now Officially to Become Part of Microsoft

News reports were out last week that Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) was trying to acquire Mojang, the Swedish game developer behind Minecraft. That deal is now being confirmed -- for ...
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Perception of NFL Brand Collapses

The Ray Rice scandal has taken its toll on how people view the NFL brand, which has usually been widely regarded by Americans. According to the YouGov BrandIndex, perception of ...
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Chevy Pushes 24-Hour Online Buying Service

Chevy thinks it can sell more cars and light trucks if consumers can buy them 24 hours a day. Whether the nocturnal crowd can help boost sales is too early ...
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Environmentalist Opposition to Dominion LNG Plant Weighs In

Dominion Resources Inc. (NYSE: D) announced in late March that it would spin off its wholly owned midstream operating company, Dominion Midstream Partners, into a separately traded master limited partnership. ...
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Airbus Hits Snag, May Delay First Flight for Competitor to Boeing 737 MAX

An unidentified issue has surfaced with the Pratt & Whitney PW1100G geared turbofan engine that Airbus will use on its A320neo model. A first flight had been tentatively scheduled for ...
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How Ferrari Fits Into the Plan for Fiat Chrysler IPO

Luca Cordero di Montezemolo, chairman of iconic Italian automaker Ferrari, will leave his job on October 13, the day that the combination of Fiat and Chrysler is expected to begin ...
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