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Investors Take the Coke-Pepsi Taste Test for 2017 Return Prospects

Now that 2016 has come to an end, it is important to look forward and backward to see what sort of opportunities exist for investors in the new year. The ...
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Marijuana News Roundup: The Biggest Stories of 2016

When it comes to big news in the marijuana industry, none was bigger than the vote in California to legalize adult recreational pot use. Adding about 25 million new potential ...
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Nike Is Worst Performing Dow Stock of 2016 — Down 19%

In a year in which the Dow Jones Industrial Average performed extremely well, Nike Inc. (NYSE: NKE) performed very poorly, which made it the worst of the 30 index components in ...
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Marijuana Price Ticks Up to $1,615 a Pound

For the week ended Friday, December 30, the spot price index for a pound of cannabis increased by 0.2% from $1,613 in the prior week to $1,615. According to the ...
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Gift Return Scam Could Ruin Your Holidays

While buying holiday gifts online is certainly convenient, there are some pitfalls. One we have pointed out before is the possibility of unknowingly purchasing a counterfeit item, which is typically ...
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The 10 Largest Marijuana Companies

The November election wound up with eight states added to the number of them where either medical or recreational marijuana (or both) are or will be legally for sale. Medical marijuana ...
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Marijuana News Roundup: As Trump Inauguration Gets Closer, Pot Industry Frets

Compared to ginning up a new arms race, President-elect Donald Trump's position on state laws legalizing marijuana barely seems relevant. Trump himself has, as usual, been difficult to pin down ...
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Marijuana Price Jumps to $1,613 a Pound

For the week ended Friday, December 23, the spot price index for a pound of cannabis increased by 10.1% from $1,465 in the prior week to $1,613. According to the ...
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ConAgra foods

Conagra Sales Light, Says on Track With Focus Change

Conagra Brands Inc. (NYSE: CAG) reported second-quarter fiscal 2017 results before markets opened Thursday. The food processor and packager reported adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.49 on revenues ...
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jewelry

Consumers Challenged to Detect E-Commerce Counterfeits

To 24/7 from The Counterfeit Report [EDITORS NOTE: Also note that the government has sanctioned Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE: BABA) for selling counterfeit products.] Think twice before buying online ...
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Soaring Sales Forecasts for Colorado, Massachusetts Marijuana Markets

The first state to legalize recreational marijuana use is on track to see total sales top $2 billion by 2020. Colorado's medical marijuana sales for this year are projected at ...
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Coca-Cola products

Coca-Cola Continues to Get Its Ducks in a Row

Coca-Cola Co. (NYSE: KO) and Anheuser-Busch InBev (NYSE: BUD) have announced that they reached an agreement regarding the transition of the latter’s 54.5% equity stake in Coca-Cola Beverages Africa (CCBA) ...
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Nike Beats Q2 Estimates on Top and Bottom Lines

Nike Inc. (NYSE: NKE) reported fiscal second-quarter financial results after markets closed on Tuesday. The company posted $0.50 in earnings per share (EPS) and $8.2 billion in revenue. The consensus ...
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What to Expect From Nike Earnings

Nike Inc. (NYSE: NKE) is scheduled to report its fiscal second-quarter financial results after the markets close on Tuesday. The consensus estimates call for $0.43 in earnings per share (EPS) ...
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Jeld-Wen Closes in on IPO

Jeld-Wen Holding has registered its fourth amended S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regarding its initial public offering (IPO). The company did not release any pricing ...
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