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Customer Service Hall of Fame

Which companies do Americans enjoy dealing with the most? Truth is, many of the names that top this annual list of best companies for customer service will not surprise you ...
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Ten Companies With the Least Valuable Workers

Revenue per employee is one measure of a company’s productivity. Some companies generate significant revenue per employee that runs into the millions of dollars. Others generate only a fraction of ...
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Nine Companies With the Most Unusual Origins

Some of America’s most well-known companies went through big changes before becoming the dominant corporations they are today. The origin of one of today’s most famous beauty products company is door-to-door book ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Container Store, HP, Verizon, 3D Systems and More

Stocks are close to their highs again and earnings season is winding down. Now investors and analysts are looking to properly balance their expectations for the rest of the year. ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alcoa, Apple, Gap, GE, 3D Systems and More

Earnings season and 2014 are both well underway, and investors are still positioning their portfolios for 2014. Each morning, 24/7 Wall St. looks over many Wall Street analyst research reports ...
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Oppenheimer Says Sell These Restaurant, Hotel and Gaming Stocks

For the past year and a half, top hotel, restaurant and leisure stocks have surged on investor interest and very positive sentiment from Wall Street analysts. In a research report out ...
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Another Banner Year for Online Travel

Total U.S. online travel-related spending came to about $103 billion in 2012 according to the latest data from comScore Inc. (NASDAQ: SCOR). Air travel alone accounted for about two-thirds of ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — January 2, 2013: Markets Up on Fiscal Deal (ADM, MAR, WAG, ROST, TGT, FDO, ZIP, CAR, FB, BIOF)

U.S. equity markets opened sharply higher this morning following approval last night from the U.S. House of Representatives of a bill that preserves some tax cuts, eliminates others, and basically ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades (ATVI, CELG, COST, EA, ECPG, HST, LEAP, MAR, PCS, PAL, SI, SPLS, TTWO, TCBI, TXN, ZNGA)

These are some of the top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations we have seen from Wall St. research calls this Thursday. Activision Blizzard Inc. (NASDAQ: ATVI) started as Outperform with ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — October 4, 2012: Markets Hold onto Morning Gains (PCS, S, TWX, EBAY, ADTN, MAR, ISCA, STZ, AA, VRNG, GOOG, JKS, NUVA, GNK)

The three major U.S. stock indexes opened higher this morning, reaching a peak after the first half-hour of trading following an inline report on new jobless claims (more coverage here) ...
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Marriott Q3 Tops Estimates, Q4 EPS Forecast Falls Short

Marriott International Inc. (NYSE: MAR) reported fiscal third quarter 2012 diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.44 on revenue of $2.73 billion. In the same period a year ago, the ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — October 3, 2012: Markets Just Bump Along (MOS, CSCO, MHP, KORS, WPRT, FDO, MON, RPM, MAR, ISCA, HPQ, SRPT, VRNG, GOOG, LEAP, PCS)

The three major U.S. stock indexes opened slightly higher this morning following a refusal by Spain’s prime minister to seek an immediate bailout and low readings on eurozone PMI (more ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades (ADBE, ATK, AWK, C, CLH, COH, GS, HAL, LM, LTD, MAR, MS, NSC, NVE, QCOR, TYC)

These are some of the top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations seen from Wall St. research calls this Thursday. Adobe Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: ADBE) raised to Outperform at RBC Capital ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — July 23, 2012: Markets Fade Eurozone Continues Faltering

The three major US stock indexes opened lower this morning as Spanish 10-year bond yields rose sharply above 7% (our coverage here) and German magazine Der Spiegel published a story ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades (BIIB, CNK, DECK, EXA, HGSI, IMAX, KBH, MAR, MDC, MOS, NVR, ONXX, RGC, RYL, SLB, SRE, VRSN, WAG)

These are some of the top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations seen from Wall S. research calls this Monday morning. Biogen Idec Inc. (NASDAQ: BIIB) started as Outperform at Leerink Swann. Cinemark Holdings ...
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