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Marijuana Prices Move Toward $2,000 a Pound

On May 15, the spot price for a pound of cannabis was $1,825, according to the weekly report from Cannabis Benchmarks. That is down from a peak of more than ...
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Starbucks and Spotify Create Customer Loyalty Plan

In a tie up between one successful company and one that is beset by competition, Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) will add Spotify services to it loyalty program. The deal may help ...
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Few Banks, Credit Cards Want Marijuana Industry Business

Even though marijuana sales are legal to one degree or another in two dozen states, the business remains primarily a cash-based one in which a buyer has to visit a ...
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3 Top JPMorgan Gambling Stocks to Buy Now

While many of the top gaming stocks have been hurt due to the slowdown in Macau revenues, others have been hurt by either different issues or an overall malaise of ...
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Can ‘Mad Max: Fury Road’ Top ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’?

"Avengers: Age of Ultron" posted North American box office numbers of $77 million last weekend. Based on the usual movie sales trends, that should drop below $50 million in the ...
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Is Viggle Taking Over Media?

Viggle Inc. (NASDAQ: VGGL) may not be a household name, but you would not know that if you saw how much this stock is rallying after earnings. Its rally is ...
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What to Expect From Electronic Arts Earnings

Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA) will report its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results Tuesday after the markets have closed. Thomson Reuters has consensus estimates of $0.25 in earnings per share (EPS) ...
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What to Expect From the Next 6 Star Wars Films

After having just come off National Star Wars Day (May the 4th), it seems only appropriate that we look to the global phenomenon that is Star Wars and the newest ...
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Why DirecTV Earnings Report Is All About the AT&T Merger

DirecTV (NASDAQ: DTV) reported first-quarter 2015 results before markets opened Tuesday morning. The satellite TV provider posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.44 on revenues of $8.14 billion. ...
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Disney Is Its Own Superhero After Earnings

Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) reported its fiscal second-quarter financial results before the markets opened Tuesday. The Mouse House had $1.23 in earnings per share (EPS) on $12.46 billion in ...
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Fox Renews ‘The Simpsons’ for 27th and 28th Seasons

Fox has renewed "The Simpsons" for a 27th and a 28th season. The media company claims this makes the show the longest running in TV history. By contrast, some of the most ...
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‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ Posts Second-Highest US Opening Ever

To virtually no one’s surprise, “Avengers: Age of Ultron” had a massive opening in the United States over the weekend. The only suspense was whether the film would surpass the ...
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What to Expect From Disney Earnings

Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) is scheduled to report its fiscal second-quarter financial results Tuesday after the markets close, and 24/7 Wall St. wanted to look into what we should ...
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Comcast Earnings Boosted by Internet Subscribers, but Video Subs Fall

Comcast Corp. (NASDAQ: CMCSA) reported first-quarter 2015 results before markets opened Monday. The media giant posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.81 on revenues of $17.85 billion. In ...
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‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ on Track for $200 Million Opening Weekend

After an introduction on screens in 44 international markets that hauled in about $201 million dollars, “Avengers: Age of Ultron” debuted Thursday night in the United States with ticket sales ...
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