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Is Amazon Web Services Cowering to Greenpeace?

Green and renewable energy trends have been on the rise. They are expected to keep rising, even in the face of many tax credits set to expire. There have been a countless ...
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JC Penney Will Have to Close More Stores

The heir apparent at J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP), Marvin Ellison, indicated he will not close more stores. As part of his plan, he will make more use of ...
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Where Is Google’s Streaming Music Service?

Streaming music services are a good enough business for Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) to move into the sector. The space already has successful, or apparently successful competitors, which include Pandora Media Inc. ...
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Amazon Tops Wal-Mart in Brand Survey

In yet another measure of Amazon.com Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AMZN) dominance among retailers, a new survey ranked its brand value well ahead of all other companies in the segment. Particularly impressive ...
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New Google Products Fail to Impress Investors

Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL) introduced several promising new products this week, and a number of analysts recently have issued upbeat assessments of the company’s non-search businesses, but the stock has continued ...
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Can Amazon Compete With Its Own Partners?

In yet another move to take over the world, Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) is reportedly getting ready to expand its line of private-label brands to include more grocery items. The ...
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Why Amazon Prime Is Offering Free Same-Day Delivery

Just last week Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) announced a free shipping service for its customers willing to pay $50 a year. The offer was clearly a swipe at Amazon.com ...
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Amazon to Add 6,000 Low-Paid Workers

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) will add 6,000 new jobs at its U.S. fulfillment centers. It is extremely unlikely that the jobs will pay well. Based on the company's description, the ...
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Why Wal-Mart Trades Near 52-Week Low

When Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) reported fiscal first quarter earnings last week, investors were underwhelmed. Shares that had closed at near $80 on Monday closed nearer to $76 on ...
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Amazon One-Hour Local Delivery Service Takes Manhattan

In the latest improvement to its Prime Now delivery service, Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) announced Thursday that it has begun one-hour delivery from local stores in Manhattan. The one-hour service ...
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Starbucks and Spotify Create Customer Loyalty Plan

In a tie up between one successful company and one that is beset by competition, Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) will add Spotify services to it loyalty program. The deal may help ...
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Wal-Mart Loses Investor Confidence

Ahead of another set of earnings from Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT), at least one thing is already clear. Wall Street has turned against the nation's largest retailer, and with ...
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Best Buy and Sprint Offer $1,300 Off iPhone

One or more of the three companies involved in a $1,300 discount for an Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone 6 sold by Best Buy Co. Inc. (NYSE: BBY) and tied to ...
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AOL-Verizon May Tempt Possible Buyers for Yahoo!

Now that AOL Inc. (NYSE: AOL) is being acquired by Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ), the big question on Wall Street, Main Street and Cyber-Street has to be what this ...
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Apple Brand Value Hits $128 Billion

Another measure of brand value, and another brand value study that puts Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) on top. New Brand Finance research pegs the value of the Apple brand at ...
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