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Social Media Short Sellers Can’t Make Up Their Minds

Social media has taken the world by storm, building virtual communities for anyone who has internet access and allowing people to connect and share across the globe. Many of these ...
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Twitter Short Interest Plunges

Shares sold short in Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) dropped by 8.3 million shares to 51.8 million for the period that ended July 31. The move comes as Twitter's shares have collapsed ...
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Facebook Wants to Become More Like Google, and Google Wants to Become More Like Facebook

Over the past several years, the two dominant internet companies have moved into one another's businesses. The activity seems to be more pitched recently. Facebook Inc. (NYSE: FB) said it ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) is developing a self-driving truck, according to an exclusive report by Reuters. It has filed with Nevada to begin to test the vehicle there. Essential Products, ...
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Will CBS, Viacom and Time Warner Pull Content From Netflix?

Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) will start its own sports and movie streaming networks and pull content from Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX), the streaming industry leader. It is a huge ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

Several states are at work to land a new Toyota Motor Corp. (NYSE: TM) and Mazda joint plant. According to the Wall Street Journal, these include Alabama, Florida, Kentucky, Illinois, ...
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How Disney Is Breaking Into Online Streaming

Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) reported its most recent earnings results after markets closed Tuesday. The Mouse House said that it had $1.58 in earnings per share (EPS) and $14.23 ...
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What to Expect When Disney Reports After the Close

Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) is scheduled to release its fiscal third-quarter financial results after the markets close on Tuesday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for $1.55 in ...
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McClatchy Shares Hit by Wave of Selling

McClatchy Co. (NYSE: MNI) shares have been hit by another wave of selling. So far this year, its stock down 46% to $7.09, as well as off 60% in the ...
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Time Cannot Erect a Paywall

Time Inc. (NYSE: TIME) posted another disappointing set of earnings. At its core is a problem that has plagued most newspaper companies, particularly New York Times Co. (NYSE: NYT). Time ...
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Lawsuit Alleges Disney Spys on Kids

A class action lawsuit filed last week in the federal district court for Northern California alleges that Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) and its partners violate the Children's Online Privacy ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

Alphabet Inc.'s (NASDAQ: GOOGL) Google fired the employee who wrote an anti-diversity memo. The document was widely circulated in by the press. Uber's chairman wrote a note to the company's staff ...
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Do Americans Trust the News Media?

There was a time in the not-that-distant past when television network news anchors were revered as honest purveyors of news. Many newspapers also shared in that honor, as did some ...
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Meet Netflix’s First Ever Acquisition

Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) is considered one of the premier online streaming services, with an incredible array of content, but the company is further adding to its library with its ...
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6 Most Important Stories in Business Today

During a weekend of particularly poor ticket sales, "The Dark Tower" took the top spot at the box office with receipts of $19.5 million. The film is based on a ...
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