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Short Interest Looks Selective in Social Media Stocks

Social media has taken the world by storm, building virtual communities for anyone who has internet access and allowing people to connect and share across the globe. A lot of ...
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Google Edges Facebook as America’s Most Visited Site

The Google sites, owned by Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL), were the most visited in May, based on desktop and mobile results together. They had 241.6 million unique visitors. Search trumped ...
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Top Analyst Loves 2 Top Blue Chips With Big China Exposure

Any way you slice it, doing business in China is huge, and for one simple reason, the huge population. For years American companies have slowly but surely been making progress ...
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New York Times Tries Something New to Help Halt Falling Revenue

The New York Times Co. (NYSE: NYT) believes it has a new way to increase subscription revenue. It needs one. The newspaper company reported a 1.2% drop in revenue last quarter to ...
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Pay-TV Players Offer Alternative to FCC Set-Top Box Proposal

The National Cable & Telecommunications Association (NCTA) was among the parties proposing an alternative to a proposal put forth by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) in February that would uncouple ...
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Viacom Indemnifies CEO, Board in Dispute With Redstone

In an announcement Friday morning, Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB) said that it now expects adjusted earnings per share for its third fiscal quarter ending this month to come in at ...
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Twitter’s Chance to Steady Investors With Layoffs

Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) has about 3,800 employees to go with its 310 million monthly active users, spiraling stock price and awful financials. As LinkedIn Corp. (NYSE: LNKD) gets sold ...
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As LinkedIn Finds a Buyer, Twitter Goes Hopelessly Hungry

Twitter Inc. (NASDAQ: TWTR) has not found a buyer, despite a drop in its stock price from $55 in October 2014 to $14 recently. Its weakness as a buyout target worsened as ...
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Small Cities Dominate Stanley Cup, World Series, Super Bowl and NBA Championship

The Pittsburgh Penguins finished off the San Jose Sharks to win the NFL playoffs. The Kansas City Royals won the World Series. The Denver Broncos are the current Super Bowl champions. ...
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Line Files for IPO

Line Corp. has filed an F-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regarding its initial public offering (IPO). Each American depositary share (ADS) in the offering will ...
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Short Sellers Decrease Bets in Social Media

Social media has taken the world by storm, building virtual communities for anyone who has internet access and allowing people to connect and share across the globe. A lot of ...
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Hamilton Tickets Hit $4,723 for Star’s Last Show

The star of mega-hit Broadway show Hamilton, Lin-Manuel Miranda, will leave the show on July 9. Tickets for the performance that day have reached $4,723, according to TiqIQ. According to the ...
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NBA Finals Ticket Average Hits $1,569

As the Warriors square off against the Cavaliers, average ticket prices have soared to $1,579, the highest levels in recent memory, and perhaps ever, according to TiqIQ. There is a ...
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The Washington Post for $19 for 1 Year

The Washington Post for $19 for one year, digital only. The Boston Globe for $8 for eight weeks, along with BostonGlobe.com access for seven-day and Thursday to Sunday subscribers. The Chicago Tribune, $0.99 ...
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Movie Industry Eyes May 2009 Box Office of $1.3 Billion

Traditionally, the Memorial Day weekend tops off box office receipts for May, which has been a good month for movie distributor for years. Over the past 10 years, May has ...
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