Corporate Governance

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Xerox: Work Can Work Better and the Art of Losing Money

Xerox Corp. (NYSE: XRX) has decided to waste several million dollars on a marketing campaign about what the company can do for business customers. The title for the campaign is ...
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Can Google’s New Structure Take Stock Back to All-Time High?

Shares of Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL) jumped when its founders announced it would be part of a new parent company called Alphabet. In theory the restructuring will allow Google's dozens ...
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Google Throws Massive Curveball in New Structure: Alphabet vs. Google

Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL) is creating a new public holding company called Alphabet Inc. This represents what may be a paradigm shift in the company's reporting structure, as well as ...
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Dean Foods Posts Profit, but Loses Chairman

Dean Foods Co. (NYSE: DF) reported second-quarter 2015 results before markets opened Monday. The largest milk producer in the United States posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.33 ...
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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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