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20 Companies Buying Back the Most Stock in 2016

It is no secret that investors love dividends and stock buybacks. In recent years, there has been a larger shift into companies buying back shares of common stock, even while they ...
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The 4 Stocks That Weighed on the DJIA Wednesday

June 22, 2016: Markets opened higher for a third straight day Wednesday on wavering sentiment that Thursday's Brexit vote will keep Britain in the European Union. That put some air ...
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McDonald’s in Last Place in Customer Satisfaction Poll

McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) held its traditional place in the fast-food category of the American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI). It is also the largest company in the category in sales ...
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50 McDonald’s Menu Items With the Most Calories

The 40 piece Chicken McNugget is the most substantial meal available at McDonald’s, according to calorie counts published by the fast food chain. At 1,880 calories, enough energy is packed ...
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A McDonald’s Menu Item With 1,880 Calories

Among the dozens of high-calorie items available on the McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) menu, at the top of the list is one with 1,880 calories. The 40-piece Chicken McNuggets has a ...
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Relax About the Jobs Report, It’s Not That Bad

Meager job growth of only 38,000 jobs for May has the doomsayers and perma-bears all up in arms again. But as usual, precious few have reported Friday’s release on June ...
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Will McDonald’s Quit NFL Over CTE Scandal?

The NFL has 32 sponsors that pay tens of millions of dollars for industry exclusive league-wide marketing rights. Some have questioned their deals due to domestic violence problems. The NFL now ...
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UBS’s Most Preferred Consumer Discretionary Stocks Pay Solid Dividends

With many investors nervous about the market after two 10% corrections in the past year, the consumer staples stocks have run up big and are now trading at high multiples. ...
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New York Sues Domino’s for Wage Theft

New York State Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman on Tuesday announced a lawsuit against Domino's Pizza Inc. (NYSE: DPZ) and certain affiliates and franchisees alleging that they had underpaid workers ...
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Fast-Food Workers to Unionize

At the quadrennial meeting of the Service Employees International Union (SEIU), organizers of the "Fight for $15" campaign announced that fast-food workers plan to join the union following a vote ...
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Which Companies Lose Out If the UK Leaves Europe?

The U.K. referendum on its European Union membership is just around the corner, and the decision has some profound ramifications. Some estimates put the impact of a U.K. exit at ...
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The Most Popular Stores in America

Walmart is the most popular store in America. More than half of all shoppers in the country visit a Walmart location in a given month. No other U.S. store can ...
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25 Companies Raising Their Dividends for 25 Years or More

Investors love when companies pay dividends. More specifically, they love companies that are raising their dividends year after year. There exists a classification of dividend payers known as the Dividend Aristocrats. These ...
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Politics Sure to Make Summer Markets Volatile: 4 Safe Dividend Stocks to Buy Now

Tuesday's big sell-off notwithstanding, it is pretty clear that after a big run, we could be in for some volatility, especially this summer. The one thing that the markets almost ...
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The 5 Dow Stocks That Defied the Selling Tuesday

May 3, 2016: Markets opened lower Tuesday following some overnight weakness in overseas markets resulting from weak data on trade from both China and Europe and a strengthening dollar. Energy ...
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