The Net Worth of American Presidents: Washington to Trump

George Washington, the nation’s first president, was also one of the wealthiest men to hold the office. His Virginia plantation, Mount Vernon, consisted of five separate farms on 8,000 acres ...
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T-Mobile, Verizon Top Mobile Network Rankings

Now that AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) and Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) have once again added unlimited data packages to their mobile phone plan options, this is a good time ...
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Buy American Ad Campaign on Tap From UAW

United Automobile Workers (UAW) union President Dennis Williams said at a press conference on Thursday that the UAW plans to launch a "Buy American" advertising campaign. Details such as the ...
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Is Warren Buffett About to Get a Lot Deeper Into Food With Kraft Heinz and Unilever?

If there is one man in the business world that just about anyone can recognize, it would probably be Warren Buffett. He has been the world's richest man and is ...
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Who Can Build a Better Jobs Platform, Facebook or Microsoft?

Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) is looking to take on a whole new level of competition with another colossal tech company, Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT). The social media giant is rolling ...
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Stifel Makes Big February Changes to Its Select List of Stocks to Buy

We are now six weeks into a new trading year, and with the bulk of earnings reports over, some major changes are being made to high-conviction stocks lists by many ...
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Can Kraft Heinz Come to Terms With Unilever?

Shares of Kraft Heinz Co. (NASDAQ: KHC) saw a handy gain early on Friday, following a long saga of looking for an acquisition target. However, the search does not appear ...
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Arby’s Data Breach Exposes 350,000 Records; 2017 Total Leaps Above 1 Million

The latest count from the Identity Theft Resource Center (ITRC) reports that there have been 144 data breaches recorded this year through February 14, 2017, and that over a million records ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Arch Coal, Avis Budget, Capital One, Hain Celestial, Hertz, Macy’s and Many More

Stocks were indicated lower on Friday and the markets are acting like they want to take a breather. Still, the Dow has hit 20,600 and still has a path to ...
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Merrill Lynch Raises Price Targets on 4 Red-Hot Technology Stocks

With a stock market this expensive, investors that want to stay in the game are very smart to stick with the companies that are reporting good earnings and also giving ...
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Credit Card Rewards Don’t Appeal to 43 Million Americans

While competition among credit card issuers generates dozens of enticements to shed a current card in favor of a new card offering more rewards, 48% of Americans rarely, if ever, ...
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How Deere Beat Estimates and Set a Higher Outlook Than Expected

Deere & Co. (NYSE: DE) reported first-quarter fiscal 2017 results before markets opened Friday. The farm and heavy equipment maker posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.61 on revenues of ...
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Road Tests for Old People May Not Improve Safety

In theory, the reflexes and eyesight of elderly Americans affect their ability to drive safely. The same should hold true for the effects of cognitive decline. New data show that ...
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10 States With the Most Hate Groups

According to the latest annual intelligence report from civil rights advocacy group the Southern Poverty Law Center, 917 hate groups were active across the nation last year, up from 892 ...
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Smith & Wesson Maker, GNC Pop into Thursday’s 52-Week Low Club

February 16, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with relatively heavy volume among 30 equities making new 52-week lows in Thursday's session. On the NYSE, decliners led advancers by about 3 ...
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