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Starbucks Earnings Leave Investors Cold

Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) reported fiscal fourth-quarter and full-year 2014 results after markets closed Thursday. For the quarter, the coffee roaster and restaurant company posted adjusted diluted earnings per share ...
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The High Cost of Cancelled Airline Flights

In the past 30 days, Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) has cancelled 707 U.S. flights, more than any other major carrier. United Continental Holdings Inc. (NYSE: UAL) has cancelled 518, ...
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Wynn Resorts’ Earnings Get Helping Hand From Dividend Boost

Wynn Resorts Ltd. (NASDAQ: WYNN) reported third-quarter 2014 results after markets closed on Tuesday. The casino and resort operator posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.95 on revenues ...
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UPS Delivers on Earnings, Prepares for Busy December

United Parcel Service Inc. (NYSE: UPS) reported its third-quarter results before the market opened Friday as $1.32 in earnings per share and $14.29 billion in revenue. That was against Thomson ...
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FedEx Predicts Record Holiday Season Shipments

Package delivery service FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) said on Wednesday that it expects global shipments to rise 8.8% during this year’s holiday season to a total of more than 290 ...
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Not a Lot of Sizzle in Dave & Buster’s IPO

Dave & Buster’s Entertainment Inc. (NASDAQ: PLAY) priced 5.88 million shares at $16 for the company’s initial public offering (IPO) Friday morning. Shares opened at $16 and rose to a ...
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What Is Driving HubSpot Even Higher

HubSpot Inc. (NYSE: HUBS) raised its expected initial public offering (IPO) price range earlier this week, and then priced the offering higher still. The stock wasn’t finished though, opening about ...
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5 Top Technology Business Process Outsourcing Stocks Driven by E-Commerce

The world of payments has changed so much in the past 50 years that some are predicting a day will come when there will be no cash in the monetary ...
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News Corp Buys Operator of Realtor.com for $950 Million

News Corp (NASDAQ: NWSA) and Move Inc. (NASDAQ: MOVE) announced Tuesday morning that News Corp has agreed to acquire Move for $21 a share in an all-cash tender offer worth ...
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Travelport IPO Faces Warm Reaction on Otherwise Cold Day

Travelport Worldwide Ltd. (NYSE: TVPT) shares have been holding relatively strong in its initial public offering (IPO) debut. This is despite a strong market sell-off on Thursday. A total of 30 million ...
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Paychex Earnings Show Profit and Maintain Growth Path

Paychex Inc. (NASDAQ: PAYX) reported first-quarter fiscal 2015 results before markets opened Wednesday. The payroll and benefits outsourcing provider reported quarterly diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.47 on total ...
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UBS’s 4 Top Online Travel Stocks With Big Upside Potential

The online travel industry is a growth vehicle that continues to chug away as the old travel agency days become a distant vision in the rear-view mirror. Online travel has ...
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FedEx On Track for New All-Time High on Earnings, Rate Increases

FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) reported first-quarter fiscal 2015 results before markets opened Wednesday. The package delivery service reported quarterly diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $2.10 on revenues of $11.7 ...
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Free Coffee From McDonald’s — Again

Following a similar promotion in March of this year, McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) is once again offering customers a free small coffee during breakfast hours for the next two weeks. ...
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UPS to Hire Up to 95,000 Seasonal Workers for 2014 Holiday Surge

The first announcement for seasonal hiring plans came out Tuesday morning from United Parcel Service Inc. (NYSE: UPS). The package delivery service said it will hire 90,000 to 95,000 seasonal ...
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