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10 Companies to Own for the Next Decade

The decade from 2010 to 2020 has come with far less turbulence so far than the prior decade. Many investors might have grown to think all over again that they can ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Achillion, CSC, Keurig, Sarepta, Splunk and More

Stocks were marginally higher on Wednesday morning, but the S&P 500 and DJIA are effectively at all-time highs. As investors keep proving over and over that they want to buy ...
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Cable Companies Add 1 Million Broadband Subscribers in Q1

In the first quarter of 2015, U.S. cable companies added more than 1 million net broadband subscribers, or about 86% of the total broadband growth of nearly 1.2 million new ...
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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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Can AOL Get a Higher Offer?

Tuesday morning’s announcement that Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) will acquire AOL Inc. (NYSE: AOL) may have been a surprise, but probably not a big surprise. What would be a ...
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What Verizon Gets With AOL Acquisition

Tuesday morning started off with a bang on the announcement by Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) that it will acquire AOL Inc. (NYSE: AOL) for $50 a share in a ...
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The 5 Most Shorted Nasdaq Stocks in April

Among the most heavily shorted stocks traded on the Nasdaq, short sellers seemed to shift their focus from semiconductor giant Intel to smaller rival AMD between the April 15 and ...
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Companies With the Best (and Worst) Reputations

Goldman Sachs has the worst reputation of any major American company. Upstate New York-based grocery chain Wegmans is the most highly-regarded company. Also notably, Samsung surpassed Apple this year as ...
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New Comcast Customer Service Upgrades Will Not Solve Problems

Comcast Corp. (NASDAQ: CMCSA) regularly ranks among the worst companies in America based on customer service. Anecdotes about the way customers are treated get picked up by the press occasionally, ...
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UBS Adds Momentum Consumer Discretionary Stock to Equity Focus List

With May here, investors are pondering whether it is time to “sell in May and go away.” At UBS, they are making changes to the firm's Equity Focus List, and ...
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‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ Posts Second-Highest US Opening Ever

To virtually no one’s surprise, “Avengers: Age of Ultron” had a massive opening in the United States over the weekend. The only suspense was whether the film would surpass the ...
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Comcast Earnings Boosted by Internet Subscribers, but Video Subs Fall

Comcast Corp. (NASDAQ: CMCSA) reported first-quarter 2015 results before markets opened Monday. The media giant posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.81 on revenues of $17.85 billion. In ...
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The Top Tech, Media, Telecom Earnings This Coming Week

The initial wave of companies reporting earnings was not as bad as previously thought, which gives at least somewhat of an optimistic tone for the first full trading week of ...
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‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ on Track for $200 Million Opening Weekend

After an introduction on screens in 44 international markets that hauled in about $201 million dollars, “Avengers: Age of Ultron” debuted Thursday night in the United States with ticket sales ...
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Yahoo!-ABC News Leads Online Digital News Visits, as Mobile Rules

Three trends stand out in the new Pew Research Center Journalism & Media Study. One is that consumption of news has moved more and more toward mobile devices. Another is that Yahoo! ...
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