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Tesla Faces Sexual Harassment Charge From Female Engineer

Update: The day after this story was posted, a Tesla spokesperson sent us a statement that we have added in full at the end of this article. There has been a ...
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Will Target CEO Brian Cornell Be Fired?

CEO Brian Cornell has been turning around Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT) since mid-2014. He was brought on board to fix a company reeling from a massive data breach that affected ...
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Is Jack Dorsey Finally Getting Ready to Leave Square or Twitter?

If you just looked at the stock market's reaction to the earnings report from Square Inc. (NYSE: SQ) it might seem like everything is just perfect inside the company. After ...
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3 Big Companies Buckling to Activist Investors

It seems as though activist investors still have a major role in the ups and downs of the stock market. Some activist efforts help companies through time, while others look ...
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Do CEO IQs Matter as Much as Looks?

Is it better for the CEO of a company to be smart or to look smart? Is there such a thing as too smart or too pretty? Does it matter? Maybe ...
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Nearly $30 Million Frozen for Chinese Insider Trading Scheme at Comcast

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) recently announced that it obtained an emergency court order freezing brokerage accounts that held over $29 million in illegal profits reaped from insider ...
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11 Crucial Issues for Investors to Consider in Value Stocks

The one rule of making money in investing is to buy low and sell higher. The issue to consider is that there are many paths used by equity investors to get there. Some ...
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Who Does Apple Say It Competes With?

Every year, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) sets the compensation for its management. One factor it uses is the pay of executives in its "peer group." These are companies that Apple ...
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Is Teva’s CEO Departure Long Overdue?

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (NYSE: TEVA) saw its shares tumble on Tuesday after the company announced a changing of the guard for its CEO position. The company reported that Dr. ...
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5 Executives Who Could Replace Iger at Disney

The Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) board apparently believes its long-time chief executive officer, Bob Iger, cannot be replaced. It is among the most dangerous designations a company's board can ...
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383,000 Sign Petition Demanding Amazon Stop Advertising on Breitbart

An international group called SumOfUs has gathered nearly 383,000 signatures on a petition demanding that Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) pull all its advertising from "extreme far right website" Breitbart News. President ...
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Why the Ralph Lauren CEO Departure Might Be a Blessing in Disguise

Ralph Lauren Corp. (NYSE: RL) shares hit a new multiyear low on Thursday after the company reported its most recent earnings and the departure of its chief executive officer. Ralph ...
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How Under Armour Stacks Up Against Nike and Lululemon

Under Armour Inc. (NYSE: UAA) saw a massive pullback in its shares after the company reported its fourth-quarter earnings. This has been one of the biggest cult stocks over the ...
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As Industry Tumbles, 6 Retail Chiefs Who Can’t Be Fired

As same-store sales disintegrate and it becomes clear the holiday season was unkind to many retailers, several retail company chief executives cannot be ousted, no matter what their results. Most have families ...
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Why Won’t IBM CEO Rometty Say How Many Americans She Has Fired?

It's a simple question, presumably with a simple answer. How many of its American employees has International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE: IBM) fired in the past year? Or two? Or ...
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