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6 More Expected DJIA Dividend Hikes Before 2014 Ends

Investors have many things to consider in the latter part of 2014 and as 2015 nears. One such consideration is the trend of dividend hikes. On the heels of fresh ...
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Will Sony Fire CEO as Company Posts Another Loss?

Call it another year of financial loss. The year has not ended, but Sony Corp. (NYSE: SNE) says the red ink for its current fiscal period is imminent. The means ...
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Microsoft Adds Two Board Members, Increases Dividend

Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) lost two board members and added two. The huge software company, in the midst of one of the largest transformations in its history, also increased its ...
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Did Urban Outfitters Win or Lose From the Controversial Kent State Shirt?

Urban Outfitters Inc. (NASDAQ: URBN) has had its share of controversy in offensive clothing over the years. Its latest "vintage" Kent State sweatshirt for $129 had red spots on it ...
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Airbus to Pare Its Defense Business and Focus on Commercial Jets

Citing tight budgets and increasing competition, the Defence and Space division of Airbus Group announced Tuesday morning that it will divest businesses that it has determined lie outside its core ...
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Sears Borrowing $400 Million From Affiliates of Eddie Lampert’s ESL

Sears Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD) has made a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) indicating that it will borrow some $400 million via a short-term loan with groups ...
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Why the CFO’s Resignation Might Be Good News for RadioShack

Since dropping below $1 a share in mid-June, RadioShack Corp. (NYSE: RSH) stock has traded below that level far more often than above it. Shares got a hefty boost to ...
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How Ferrari Fits Into the Plan for Fiat Chrysler IPO

Luca Cordero di Montezemolo, chairman of iconic Italian automaker Ferrari, will leave his job on October 13, the day that the combination of Fiat and Chrysler is expected to begin ...
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Strong Alibaba IPO Demand May Raise Price and Shares for Sale

After just four days of a planned 10-day road show, Alibaba Group Holdings Inc. and its underwriters are expected to close order books for the initial public offering (IPO) that ...
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Are Detroit Companies Ready to Out-Hire Companies in Houston, NYC and Miami?

Is Detroit hiring really about to take off? The news flow out of Detroit was grim for longer than most major cities during the economic recovery, but a fresh report ...
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The Massive Number of Risk Disclosures in the Alibaba IPO Filing

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. is set to come public in the week ahead. There are many things to consider in this offering. It is a great opportunity to own one ...
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J.C. Penney Raises Capital for Debt Tender

J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) is in the news on Tuesday for a new capital raise. A filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission showed that J.C. Penney ...
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Big Insiders Buying Stocks Again to Accumulate Shares

Despite a shortened week of trading in the equity markets due to the Labor Day holiday, there was a still a sizable herd of corporate insiders adding to their holdings. ...
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Market Verdict: Home Depot Hack Not as Bad as Target Hack (So Far)

Reports that Home Depot Inc. (NYSE: HD) was investigating “unusual activity” for what many people believe to be a massive credit card hack took a toll on the nation's largest ...
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Can Wet Seal Still Save Itself as a Brand and Company?

In mid-summer, 24/7 Wall St. issued one of its key lists of companies that have perhaps the most dubious honor of all companies. It was a list of brands that ...
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