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What Does Boeing 787 Dreamliner Cost?

Last Friday, The Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) named a new vice president and general manager for its 787 Dreamliner program. Mark Jenks will take over the program from Larry Loftis ...
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Why Hertz Is Back on Track

Hertz Global Holdings Inc. (NYSE: HTZ) has been under the gun of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) ever since its inaccurate financial statements came to light, but not ...
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Major US Companies to Add 100,000 Jobs

A coalition of 17 companies announced Monday morning a job creation program called the “100,000 Opportunities Alliance,” which has a goal of being the nation’s largest employer-led group committed to ...
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Investment Firm Adds 44 Million Shares of Avon to Portfolio

In a Schedule 13G filed Friday with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Capital Research Global Investors, a division of investment firm Capital Research and Management Company, revealed that ...
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Biogen Loses Its Head of Research and Development

Biogen Inc. (NASDAQ: BIIB) may have recently (and finally) dropped the Idec from its name, but the company announced another big change on Friday. The biotech giant known for its ...
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Shareholder Lawsuit Against Petrobras to Proceed

Petrobras, the Brazilian oil giant officially known as Petroleo Brasileiro S.A. (NYSE: PBR), said Friday morning that a federal judge in New York dismissed some but not all the claims ...
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10 Big Family Business Stocks That Beat the Market

Wall Street always looks for an edge when deciding what stocks to recommend. One of the most unusual angles that investors have likely never fully considered is family-owned companies. An ...
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HP Now Much Closer to Formal Separation

Hewlett-Packard Co. (NYSE: HPQ) is just that much closer to its formal separation. HP announced Wednesday evening that Hewlett Packard Enterprise has filed its initial registration statement with the U.S. ...
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Are Major Airliners Colluding?

CNBC reported that the Justice Department is currently investigating whether or not there is collusion among airlines. The goal of this alleged collusion is to grow the industry at a ...
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What the Harris Post-Merger Reorganization Means for Shareholders

Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) has joined the lineup of companies looking to reorganize their corporate structure. Such moves are hard for investors to interpret in many cases. 24/7 Wall St. ...
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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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Wal-Mart Labels Some Foreign-Made Products as Made in the USA

A nonprofit organization that investigates false and deceptive advertising practices has taken on the world’s largest retailer, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT), for claiming that some of the products advertised ...
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The Worst Companies To Work For

 These days, employees can easily share their work experiences online, and employee opinions about companies and managers are all readily available to prospective workers and customers alike. As a result, ...
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Retiring Boeing CEO McNerney Made $80 Million in Past 3 Years

When Jim McNerney steps down on July 1 from his position as chief executive officer of Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA), he will continue as an employee of the company and ...
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Will Boeing Be Able to Replace an Icon?

Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) late Tuesday named president and Chief Operating Officer Dennis Muilenburg to replace Jim McNerney as chief executive officer of the company effective July 1. McNerney has ...
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