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The 4 Stocks That Weighed on the DJIA Thursday

April 16, 2015: Markets opened lower on Thursday before climbing above the break-even line in the mid-afternoon. Crude oil futures rose to another year-to-date high today and three hot IPOs ...
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Workers Seeking $15 Hourly Wage Set Strikes in 230 Cities

The strikes and protests that began more than two years ago among workers at fast-food restaurants has expanded its scope, seeking to include low-wage workers in many fields to join ...
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Over Half of DJIA Stocks Outyield 30-Year Treasury Bond

2015 is becoming a very interesting year. The bull market is now six years old, we are over three years without a true correction and the Federal Reserve is expected ...
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Fees for Prepaid Cards Vary Widely — and Wildly

From a total of 10 million prepaid debit and payroll cards in use in 2010, an estimated total of 25.6 million such cards are expected to be in consumers' hands ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: CONSOL, Garmin, IMAX, Microsoft, SAP, Windstream and More

Stocks were selling off Monday morning. The one trend that has held true for three years now is that investors keep buying their favorite stocks every time the market sells ...
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Why Analysts Are Concerned About Wage Hikes at McDonald’s

McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) finally has delivered on higher wages. The move came with instant criticism as not being enough and not covering enough workers from those who are seeking ...
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Wegmans, Publix, Trader Joe’s Big Winners in Supermarket Survey

In a recently completed survey of more than 62,000 supermarket customers, Consumer Reports rated Wegmans at the top of the list with a score of 90 (out of a possible ...
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Job Growth Gets Slaughtered in March

The U.S. Department of Labor released its March payroll and unemployment data Friday morning, and it is hard to imagine how it could have been much worse. The Labor Department ...
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McDonald’s Raises to Cost Nearly $200 Million

When McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) announced on Wednesday that it would raise wages for 90,000 employees who work in company-operated stores, it said that by July 1, 2015, McDonald’s will ...
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McDonald’s Pay Hike Covers a Fraction of Employees

For the 90,000 or so employees who work in its 1,500 company-operated U.S. stores, McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) plans to boost the average pay to $9.90 per hour on July ...
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Why the Buffett Role in Kraft Heinz Matters So Much

Perhaps it was one of those marriages that was inevitable. The couple that bickers with each other for most of the movie only to live together happily ever after by ...
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The Worst Product Flops of All Time

The larger the company, the greater its capacity for taking risks. While pouring millions of dollars into market research and advertising campaigns can lead to tremendous successes, such ventures can ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Chipotle, Duke, EMC, SanDisk, Starbucks, McDonald’s and More

Stocks were staging a small recovery early on Wednesday after a sharp sell-off on Tuesday, which effectively wiped out the total gains for 2015. If there is one theme that ...
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McDonald’s Fails to Halt Sales Drop

McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) on Monday morning announced same-store sales for February, and while the global decline of 1.7% is a bit better than January’s decline of 1.8%, U.S. sales ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: BP, Exxon, Exelon, Home Depot, Sirius XM, McDonald’s, Disney and More

Stocks were indicated higher after a couple days of selling. The one trend that remains in place is that investors buy stocks whenever there is a pullback. 24/7 Wall St. ...
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