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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) said a "production bottleneck" had caused slow production of its new Model 3. Its shares dropped on the news. Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) disclosed the number ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

Alphabet Inc.'s (NASDAQ: GOOGL) Google will start programs to help publishers sell subscriptions, according to The New York Times. Si Newhouse, owner of Conde Nast, one of the nation's largest ...
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Chevron CEO John Watson to Retire

Chevron Corp. (NYSE: CVX) announced Thursday morning that CEO John Watson will retire as chairman and chief executive officer of the company effective February 1, 2018. Michael Wirth, currently vice ...
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Windstream, Intercept Pharma Dip into Wednesday’s 52-Week Low Club

September 27, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 52 equities making new 52-week lows in Wednesday's session. On the NYSE, advancers led decliners by about 4 ...
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Equifax CEO Retirement Announcement May Only Indicate Worse Problems

It's almost a common thing for a big company to announce a large data breach these days. It's another matter entirely when you have a data breach that may have ...
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Why Facebook Is Ditching Its Stock Reclassification Plan

Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) shares took a step back on Monday following the announcement that the social media giant would not go through with its controversial stock split plan. In ...
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Another Data Exposure Uncovered at Verizon

It came to light on Friday that Security researchers had discovered another data exposure at Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ). Security researchers at Kromtech Security Research center found the exposure ...
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Microsoft Delivers With Dividend Hike and Important Change to Board of Directors

Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) has done rather well under the leadership changes that have been made by CEO Satya Nadella. The company confirmed on Tuesday that it was increasing its ...
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Ford to Slow Production in Effort to Control Inventory

Temporary shutdowns are on tap for five Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) North American assembly plants as the company reduces output on several of its slow-selling cars. In addition to ...
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GM Canada Workers Strike Chevy Equinox Plant

Workers at the General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) Cami assembly plant in Ingersoll, Ontario, walked out on strike late Sunday night after company and union negotiators failed to reach a ...
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Equifax CEO Rick Smith Needs to Be Fired

It may only be a matter of time before the board of Equifax Inc. (NYSE: EFX) fires its long-time chair and chief executive, Rick Smith. However, the move cannot come ...
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Can a New CEO Turn Around Teva?

Executive management teams are a fundamental component on how a company runs. And often companies that lose their way or that are facing adversity may need a change at the ...
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GE Sheds Remaining Stake in Penske

Industrial titan General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) announced Thursday morning that it had sold its remaining 15.5% stake in Penske Truck Leasing, a division of Penske Automotive Group Inc. (NYSE: ...
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Proxy Battle Joined Between Peltz, Procter & Gamble

When activist investor Nelson Peltz and his investment firm Trian Management first revealed a $3 billion or so investment in Procter & Gamble Co. (NYSE: PG) last February, nearly everyone ...
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Where Will Amazon Set Up Shop Next (and Add 50,000 Jobs)?

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) announced Thursday morning that the company plans to open a second North American headquarters at a cost of more than $5 billion in physical construction with ...
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