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Yahoo! Making Big TV Programming Plans

Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ: YHOO) is trying to get into the content and programming business. And in a really big way. The Wall Street Journal reports that sources say Yahoo is ...
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The 4 Stocks That Kept the Rally Going

April 1, 2014: Markets opened higher on Tuesday following a rise in the ISM manufacturing data that was a bit smaller than expected by solid nonetheless. Automakers sales reports were ...
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The Star Wars Franchise Value Set to Surge Under Disney

Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) made perhaps the greatest purchase of its history when it acquired the Star Wars franchise from George Lucas. When 24/7 Wall St. calculated the value ...
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Coca-Cola Tops Powerful Brands List

One of the world's most recognized brand -- The Coca-Cola Co. (NYSE: KO) -- topped a new list of the world's most powerful brands. The soft drink was followed by another ...
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UBS High-Conviction, High-Dividend Stocks to Buy

24/7 Wall St. looks over and reviews dozens of Wall Street research reports on the hunt for new ideas for its readers. After a review, UBS recently updated its High ...
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LinkedIn Chief Is Highest Rated CEO

LinkedIn Corp. (NYSE: LNKD) CEO Jeff Weiner received the top grade in Glassdoor's new "Highest Rated CEOs 2014." The rating is based on employee answers to the question, "Do you ...
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The 5 Stocks That Dragged Down the Market on Wednesday

March 19, 2014: Markets opened lower on Wednesday and closed even lower after Janet Yellen’s debut as chairwoman of the U.S Federal Reserve. The major change is that the Fed ...
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Can “Need for Speed” Boost Mustang Sales?

The film "Need for Speed" posted poor first weekend ticket sales of just $17.8 million, which was a disappointment given the huge public relations and marketing effort put into the ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AIG, GM, Rite Aid, Synta, Disney and More

Stocks are still very close to all-time highs, and investors want to avoid getting caught in the next sell-off while still participating in the market gains. 24/7 Wall St. reviews ...
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Buyback ETF Manager Has Three Top Buyback Stocks Now

Some investors love dividends, while others prefer share buybacks to drive the shares higher through time. Some investors love both. 24/7 Wall St. recently had a chance to speak with ...
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“300: Rise of an Empire” Should Help Time Warner Bottom Line

"300: Rise of an Empire," released by the Warner Bros. division of Time Warner Inc. (NYSE: TWX), brought in $45.05 million in domestic ticket sales over the weekend. That figure ...
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The 4 Stocks That Dominated the Market on Friday

March 7, 2014: Markets opened higher on Friday but the Nasdaq quickly turned south and spent the rest of the day in the red. As a group tech stocks were ...
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The Movie Business Needs Another 2014 Blockbuster

In 2013, U.S. movie studios as a group posted gross receipts of $10.92 billion, and the top grossing film of the year was "Iron Man 3" from Walt Disney Co.'s ...
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The 4 Stocks That Dominated the Market on Tuesday

March 4, 2014: Markets opened higher on Tuesday as it became clear that shooting was not about to start in Ukraine today. A lot of yesterday’s downturn was no more ...
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Obama Administration Sides With Broadcasters Against Aereo

The U.S. Solicitor General's office filed an amicus brief with the U.S. Supreme Court Monday in support of U.S. broadcast TV networks seeking to extract licensing fees from Aereo Inc. ...
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