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Amazon Prime Pilots Launch Tuesday Protest

When Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) initiated its Prime Air cargo service, it contracted with two existing cargo carriers to supply both the planes and all the pilots, training, crews, and ...
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McDonald’s Struggles to Overcome Perceptions of Poor Customer Service

The turnaround of McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) has been monumental, with global comparable sales up more than 6% in its recent better-than-expected earnings report. As we have pointed out, a ...
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Can Amazon Break Facebook, Google Stranglehold on Advertising?

Now that Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) has laid waste to traditional brick-and-mortar retailing, leapt to the top of the heap in cloud-storage and invented a whole new sector of voice-controlled ...
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Facebook Market Cap Near $500 Billion

Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) reached an extraordinary milestone as its market cap rose above $500 billion, and it closed at over $499 billion on Friday. It is now worth more ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Amazon, Conoco, Deutsche Bank, First Solar, Intel, Mattel, Starbucks

Stocks hit new all-time highs this week, but some soft earnings on Thursday and Friday had markets indicated slightly lower on Friday. The bull market may now be over eight ...
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Amazon Gets Patent for Snooping Drone

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office earlier this week approved U.S. patent number 9,714,089 for Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN). The patent is called "Trigger agents in video streams from homes" ...
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Amazon Web Services Delivers Again as Parent Falters

Wall Street was disappointed by the latest earnings from Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN). As has been the case over and over again, investors believe the company spends too much money ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

According to The Wall Street Journal, Uber has asked retiring General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) CEO Jeff Immelt to be a candidate to run the troubled ride-sharing company. Amazon.com Inc.'s ...
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Amazon Makes Huge Whiff on the Bottom Line

Amazon Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) released its most recent quarterly financial results after markets closed Thursday. The e-commerce giant absolutely whiffed on the bottom line, but as we all know historically ...
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What to Expect When Amazon Reports Earnings After the Close

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) is scheduled to release its most recent quarterly results after the markets close on Thursday. The Thomson Reuters consensus estimate is $1.42 in earnings per share ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

Huawei, the Chinese smartphone giant, posted blowout results. Phones shipped in the first half spiked 21% to 73 million. Huawei controls a large part of the Chinese market, which is among ...
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Amazon, Alphabet and More Top Earnings Reports Coming This Week

The first week of earnings season was somewhat underwhelming as a whole. While some companies had amazing wins, quite a few fell short. 24/7 Wall St. has put together a ...
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Why Jefferies Thinks This Sears Deal With Amazon Is Overhyped

For the past month Amazon Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) has been taking names as it has moved across multiple industries. The Whole Foods acquisition may have been the biggest story but ...
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FTC Reviewing Amazon Pricing Policy Following Watchdog Complaint

The Federal Trade Commission is investigating allegations that online retailer Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) misleads customers about its prices and discounts. The FTC action comes as part of a review of ...
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China Wants To Become Leader In Artificial Intelligence, Somehow

The Chinese government means to become a major leader in the world of artificial intelligence, via a massive investment in the sector. What The State Council, which disclosed the initiative, did ...
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