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Airbus Reports Record Shipments in 2016, Modest Price Increases for 2017

European aircraft maker Airbus reported Wednesday morning that the company delivered a record 688 commercial jets in 2016 and took orders for 731 new planes during the year. The order ...
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Google Now Has 157 Products

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL) recently launched its new Pixel smartphone. It became the 157th product the company owns and supports. The list includes dozens of consumer products, business applications and developer ...
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DryShips, Merrimack Pharma Stuck in Tuesday’s 52-Week Low Club

January 10, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with relatively heavy volume among 22 equities making new 52-week lows in Tuesday's session. On the NYSE, advancers led decliners by nearly ...
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Cadillac

Is GM Too Optimistic on Its Own Forecasts for 2017?

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) on Tuesday announced that it expects to report fiscal 2016 earnings at the high end of its expected range and that the company is boosting ...
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A Map of How Wal-Mart Lays Out Its Stores to Lift Sales

When you walk into a retail store for the first time, whether a Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) supercenter or Barry's Bike Shop, chances are your first impression will have ...
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GM Rental Fleet Sales Double in December

Fleet sales are generally considered to undermine auto company profits. Rental fleet sales fall into the same category. Individual buyers generally pay more money than corporate ones. In light of all ...
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Cadillac

Cadillac Offsets Limited Lineup With Brilliant Car Exchange Program

General Motors Co.'s (NYSE: GM) Cadillac has a single burning problem. Its model line is not nearly as large as that of luxury car leaders BMW and Mercedes. It set ...
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McDonald’s Dumps 80% of China Operations

McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) must be very unhappy with its China business. It has sold 80% of its operations there to two financial firms. The reasons for the decision were ...
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Fitbit Gets a Stock Price Boost From Consumer Electronics Show

Unlike action camera maker GoPro, Fitbit Inc. (NYSE: FIT) got a share price boost of about $1 a share ahead of last week's Consumer Electronics Show (CES). The maker of ...
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GoPro’s Karma Drone Is Not the Only Thing Prone to Crash

After peaking at $9.50 last Thursday, shares of GoPro Inc. (NASDAQ: GPRO) dropped about 3% on Friday to close the week at $9.07. The company said on Wednesday that it ...
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Nike Has Best 2017 Dow Performance, Up 6%

It may be a dead-cat bounce. After a horrible 2016, shares of Dow Jones Industrial Average component Nike Inc. (NYSE: NKE) are up 6.1% so far this year to $53.91. The ...
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Banana Republic Continues to Disappear

Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) posted good news about its holiday sales, in contrast to nearly every other large brick-and-mortar retailer. However, among its three major divisions — Gap, Banana Republic and ...
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2016 Boeing Commercial Orders Fall Far Short of Deliveries

Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) reported Thursday morning that it delivered a total of 748 commercial jets in 2016, slightly above its delivery target of 740 to 745 commercial planes. Boeing ...
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Barnes & Noble Founder Riggio Fails to Prevent Its Collapse

Among the few things present over the period during which Barnes & Noble Inc. (NYSE: BKS) has collapsed is founder and sometimes CEO, sometimes chairman, Leonard Riggio. Based on a new ...
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Dryships, Agile Therapeutics in Thursday’s 52-Week Low Club

January 5, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with relatively heavy volume among 20 equities making new 52-week lows in Thursday's session. On the NYSE, decliners led advancers by about ...
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