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Three Reasons for WWE Investor Smackdown

World Wrestling Entertainment Inc. (NYSE: WWE) investors are getting a true smackdown all on their own. This is already considered to be a volatile stock, but a Barron's bash over ...
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Rubicon IPO Lights Up the Board

The Rubicon Project Inc.(NYSE: RUBI) sold 6.77 million shares in an initial public offering (IPO) Wednesday morning. The stock went out at $15 a share, the low end of the ...
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Companies Left in a Lurch as Tiger Woods Out of Masters

It's just not CBS Sports that is a loser if Tiger Woods does not play in the Masters Golf Tournament. CBS Corp. (NYSE: CBS) likely will lose out because a ...
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Comcast and Time Warner Cable Merger Faces Stock Shock Dilemma

Comcast Corp. (NASDAQ: CMCSA) is set to get even larger in cable if it is able to get the deal done with Time Warner Cable Inc. (NYSE: TWC). It has ...
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Why 700% Mobile Video Growth Is Just the Start

Anyone who was skeptical that video would thrive on the small screens of smartphones and the only slightly larger screens of tablets had better sit down. The share of time ...
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The Star Wars Franchise Value Set to Surge Under Disney

Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) made perhaps the greatest purchase of its history when it acquired the Star Wars franchise from George Lucas. When 24/7 Wall St. calculated the value ...
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CBS Outdoor IPO Arrives, CBS Arbitrage Ends

CBS Outdoor Americas Inc. (NYSE: CBSO), what has been the outdoor advertising subsidiary of CBS Corp. (NYSE: CBS) is now its own company -- more or less. The company priced ...
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Would a Dish and DirecTV Merger Be a Monopoly Today?

Shares of DirecTV (NASDAQ: DTV) and Dish Network Corp. (NASDAQ: DISH) are both gaining on a Bloomberg TV report that Dish's Charlie Ergen has approached DirecTV about a possible merger. ...
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The Six Largest Websites in America

Despite the rise of online properties such as Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR), Pinterest and BuzzFeed, the sites that dominate the list of those most visited by Americans are the portals ...
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Why Apple Should Just Buy Netflix

Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) investors felt some real pressure on Monday after reports have come out that Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) has held talks with Comcast Corp. (NASDAQ: AAPL) over ...
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58.com Punishes Investors With Secondary Offering

When 58.com Inc. (NYSE: WUBA) launched its initial public offering (IPO) last October, shares rose by 50% on the first day of trading and have continued to rise pretty much ...
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Mobile Ad Spending Soars 75%

Spending on mobile advertising worldwide more than doubled in 2013 to $17.96 billion and 2014 growth is reckoned at 75% to a global total of $31.5 billion. The 2014 total ...
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Companies That Love March Madness the Most

March Madness has arrived for you college basketball fans. What is different about March Madness, versus the Daytona 500, the Indy 500, the Super Bowl, and other key sporting events, ...
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Annual Video Subscriber Totals Fall for the First Time Ever

By the end of 2013, the 13 largest pay TV providers had lost 105,000 video subscribers for the year. That marks the first year that pay TV posted an annual ...
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No Cable TV? No NCAA Final Four

If you do not have a pay TV subscription, do not count on watching most of the NCAA basketball tournament that gets underway Tuesday night. You will be unable to ...
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