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SEC Fines Gaming Company for Retaliating Against Whistleblower

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) recently announced that casino-gaming company International Game Technology PLC (NYSE: IGT) has agreed to pay a half-million dollar penalty for firing an employee ...
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McDonald’s Dividend Increase Another Sign Turnaround Is Working: CEO

Fast-food giant McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) announced Thursday morning that it is raising its quarterly dividend by 6% ($0.05) to $0.94 per share ($3.76 annualized). At the current dividend rate ...
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Paychex Earnings Fail to Impress Investors

Paychex Inc. (NASDAQ: PAYX) reported its most recent quarterly results before the markets opened on Wednesday. The company said that it had $0.60 in earnings per share (EPS) on $785.5 ...
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Advanced Disposal Services Gears Up for IPO

Advanced Disposal Services has filed an amended S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regarding its initial public offering. The company intends to price its 19.25 million ...
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Yum Announces Separation of Its China Business and Raises Dividend

Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM) has finally done it. The company has announced that it is separating its China business from Yum Brands. The newly split company will now be ...
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11 Starbucks Drinks Under 100 Calories

One thing you can say with certainty about Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) is that it has expanded your vocabulary of Italian words. Is there anyone left in the United States ...
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Highest Calorie Starbucks Food and Drinks

As we enter the fall season, the prospect of warm drinks, colder weather, football and falling leaves fills our heads. For many this is a favorite time of the year, ...
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CarMax Earnings Fall Short of Expectations

CarMax Inc. (NYSE: KMX) reported its fiscal second-quarter results before the markets opened on Wednesday. Although earnings were in line with Wall Street expectations, revenues fell just a little short ...
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FedEx Posts Solid Earnings Beat to Kick Off Fiscal 2017

FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) reported fiscal first-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Tuesday. The company said that it had $2.90 in earnings per share (EPS) on $14.7 billion ...
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What to Expect From FedEx Earnings

FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) is scheduled to report its fiscal first-quarter financial results after the markets close on Tuesday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters are $2.81 in earnings per share ...
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Ascena Retail Group Stumbles Over Q4 Earnings and Guidance

Ascena Retail Group Inc. (NASDAQ: ASNA) reported its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Monday. This has been a tough fiscal year for Ascena, with significant store ...
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FedEx Is Not Dead Yet

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) was supposed to steal some of FedEx Corp.'s (NYSE: FDX) business by launching a fleet of its own planes. Drones will replace FedEx trucks, but in the ...
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Cracker Barrel Earnings Report Slips on Guidance

Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Inc. (NASDAQ: CBRL) released its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Wednesday. It posted $2.12 in earnings per share (EPS) on $745.6 million ...
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Weight Watchers CEO Goes, Oprah to Aid Search for Replacement

When Oprah Winfrey acquired 10% of the outstanding shares of Weight Watchers International Inc. (NYSE: WTW) a year ago, she also received a seat on the company's board of directors ...
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Can Robots Replace Thousands of US Postal Service Employees?

Robots are already delivering the mail, on a very modest level. Swiss Post is testing Starship Technologies robots to deliver parcels. A similar trial will come to the United States soon. ...
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