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Nike Stock Up 2,300% in Past 2 Decades

Nike Inc. (NYSE: NKE) chairman, former CEO and co-founder Phil Knight will step down as chairman. He leaves behind a legacy as one of the most successful public company leaders ...
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Nike Founder on the Way Out

Nike Inc. (NYSE: NKE), in conjunction with Chairman Phil Knight, announced that it has started a process to provide long-term stability in the ownership and governance of Nike. This involves ...
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What to Expect From Constellation Brands Earnings

Constellation Brands Inc. (NYSE: STZ) will report its fiscal first-quarter financial results Wednesday before the markets open. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for $1.23 in earnings per share ...
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ConAgra Investors Cheer Private Brands Exit

ConAgra Foods Inc. (NYSE: CAG) reported its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results Tuesday before the markets opened. The company had $0.59 in earnings per share (EPS) on $4.1 billion in revenue, ...
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What to Expect From ConAgra Earnings

ConAgra Foods Inc. (NYSE: CAG) is scheduled to release its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results Tuesday before the markets open. Thomson Reuters has consensus estimates of $0.59 in earnings per share ...
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Will Marijuana Use Become Legal Nationwide?

The U.S. Supreme Court decision regarding same-sex marriage raises some interesting questions about another taboo that is losing its might almost as rapidly. Almost half the states have already enacted ...
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Marijuana Price Rises 1% to $1,717

For the week ended Friday, June 26, the spot price index for a pound of cannabis rose 1% to $1,717, compared with the prior week. The futures price for December ...
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McDonald’s Better Menu, a Little

McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) management, in conjunction with outside organizations, reported that its menu choices have become healthier. However, they still must be less healthy than at most other places ...
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Nike on Track for All-Time High After Earnings

Nike Inc. (NYSE: NKE) reported fiscal fourth quarter and full year 2015 earnings after markets closed Thursday. The athletic gear company reported diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.98 on ...
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Will Nike Earnings Take the Stock to All-Time Highs?

Nike Inc. (NYSE: NKE) is set to report its fiscal-year and fourth-quarter results on Thursday after the markets close. For the quarter, the consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for ...
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What to Expect From Nike Earnings

Nike Inc. (NYSE: NKE) is scheduled to report its fiscal fourth-quarter results on Thursday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for earnings per share (EPS) of $0.83 and $7.68 ...
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Congress Deserves Blame for Colorado Ruling Against Medical Marijuana

The Supreme Court of Colorado ruled unanimously last week that Dish Network acted lawfully when it fired a quadriplegic employee who used medicinal marijuana legally to control leg spasms and ...
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Will Falling Coffee Demand Hurt Keurig Green Mountain and Starbucks?

Monday morning, Reuters cited a USDA report that indicated that forecast coffee consumption in the United States will fall to “23.7 million 60-kg bags in the upcoming 2015/16 season,” which represents ...
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Illinois State Government Cannot Find a Bank to Handle Marijuana Cash

In January of 2014, legislation allowing for the use of marijuana to treat certain health conditions took effect in Illinois. As of last Wednesday, the state government has been unable ...
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Why Nike Can Sell a $225 Running Shoe

Brand power? Nike Inc. (NYSE: NKE) offers a $225 running shoe, in a world with plenty of shoes available for $100 or less. Even Nike offers running shoes below $100. ...
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