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LiveDeal CEO Creates Leveraged Move of Sorts

LiveDeal Inc. (NASDAQ: LIVE) saw its shares take a handy jump in trading Tuesday following the vote of confidence that its chief executive gave the company. Jon Isaac, CEO of ...
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Chipotle Meets Reality on Earnings and Growth Expectation

Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (NYSE: CMG) reported its third-quarter results Monday after the market closed as $4.15 in earnings per share and $1.08 billion in revenue. That was against Thomson Reuters ...
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Can Earnings at McDonald’s Escape the Hangman?

McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) is set to report earnings on Tuesday morning. As this fast-food giant has been showing negative sales trends at the same time that it has been ...
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Starbucks Offers ‘Starbucks for Life’ Card

A lucky few Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) cardholders (10 to be exact) will win a "Starbucks for Life" card, the latest in a line of promotions that the coffee firm ...
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EPA Reports Negligible Benefits from Bee-Killing Pesticides (Updated & Corrected)

Correction: The original article was based on outdated information and incorrectly stated that GrubEx from The Scotts-Miracle Gro Company still contained a neonicotinoid. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) ...
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The Habit Restaurants Files for IPO

Habit Restaurants Inc. has filed its S-1 form with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for an initial public offering (IPO). No terms were given for the offering, but the ...
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Dow Chemical Gets Approval for Herbicide to Challenge Roundup

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on Wednesday granted approval to the AgroSciences division of Dow Chemical Co. (NYSE: DOW) for the use of its Enlist Duo-brand herbicide. The substance ...
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Will Ranking Vegetables Help Turn Around Whole Foods?

Whole Foods Market Inc. (NASDAQ: WFM) has been among the worst performing stocks on the S&P 500 for all of 2014. When the upscale grocery store chain reported fiscal second-quarter ...
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Analyst Sum of the Parts Review Shows Yum! Worth Much More

A fundamental question that growing companies must continue to ask themselves is, are the parts worth more than the whole? In the case of Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM), Oppenheimer ...
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Pepsi Earnings Set Course for New 52-Week High

PepsiCo Inc. (NYSE: PEP) reported third-quarter 2014 results before markets opened Thursday. The food and beverage company posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.36 on revenues of $17.22 ...
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What to Expect From Pepsi Earnings

PepsiCo Inc. (NYSE: PEP) is set to report its third-quarter earnings Thursday before the market opens. This food and beverage giant beat estimates yet again in the previous quarter. This earnings ...
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Buybacks Might Not Save Monsanto Earnings

Monsanto Co. (NYSE: MON) reported fourth-quarter and fiscal 2014 results before markets opened Wednesday. The fertilizer and seed maker reported an adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) loss of $0.27 ...
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360-Degree Earnings Preview for Yum! Brands

Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM) is set to report its earnings Tuesday after the markets close. Thomson Reuters has estimates of $0.89 in earnings per share (EPS) and $3.48 billion ...
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After the Warning, Is SodaStream a Better or Worse Buyout Candidate?

SodaStream International Ltd. (NASDAQ: SODA) saw its stock take a serious hit on Tuesday after the company's shares were halted for "news pending." Rather than the hoped for buyout, the ...
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The Most Popular Beers in the World

Globally, for every glass of wine consumed, two bottles of beer are consumed. In the United States, drinkers consumed nearly 122 liters (about 258 pints) of beer in 2012, while ...
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