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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) will spend as much as $8 billion on content next year, according to The New York Times. Retailer Nordstrom Inc. (NYSE: JWN) said it has suspended ...
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Nordstrom Suspends Plan to Take Company Private

Family members of the board of tony retailer Nordstrom Inc. (NYSE: JWN) Monday notified the board that they have suspended exploration into taking the Seattle-based company private. Shares of Nordstrom ...
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Berkshire Hathaway Scores Rare Analyst Upgrade

It is not all that common that shares of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) see big analyst calls. After all, the post-financial conglomerate has so many moving parts and has ...
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Financing a Problem for Nordstrom’s Go-Private Plan

When Nordstrom Inc. (NYSE: JWN) announced a plan to take the company private last June, shares bounced to just over $47, where they stayed until Monday morning. A report late ...
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Global High Net Worth Individuals Are on the Way to $100 Trillion in Assets

The rich may get richer, but these days it seems that every group of people is doing better since the recession. 24/7 Wall St. has tracked several reports on growth, ...
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KKR Pulls the Trigger on $2.8 Billion Deal for WebMD

Weekend chatter turned out to be right this time. KKR & Co. L.P. (NYSE: KKR) announced Monday morning that its Internet Brands portfolio company has agreed to acquire WebMD Health ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

Blue Apron, which makes and delivers premium meal kits, will go public. The price range of the IPO has dropped. Many blame Amazon.com Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AMZN) move further into the ...
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Can This Buyout Save Synchronoss?

Shares of Synchronoss Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: SNCR) jumped on Friday after the firm reported that it has received a buyout offer. This may look good on the surface but shares ...
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Why the Pandora Investment and Merger Saga May Be Far From Over

The long saga regarding Pandora Media Inc. (NYSE: P) has finally come to a head. Well, maybe. Rather than KKR & Co. L.P. (NYSE: KKR) investing $150 million, Sirius XM ...
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Will the 2017 Lunch With Warren Buffett Auction Live Up to Expectations?

Investors and everyday workers alike love to read about or see televised interviews about Warren Buffett. Having been the world's wealthiest man and being considered by some as the greatest ...
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Are Warren Buffett’s Top Stock Holdings Overvalued?

If the markets had to identify the current greatest investors of modern times, Warren Buffett would almost certainly be at the top of the list. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) ...
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Valeant Pharmaceuticals Plans to Sell iNova Segment

Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. (NYSE: VRX) shares made a solid gain on Thursday after the company announced the sale of its iNova Pharmaceutical business. Ultimately, Valeant will sell iNova for ...
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Pandora Merger/Investment Migrating to Directionless

Pandora Media Inc. (NYSE: P) has started having a hard time keeping its investment or merger news straight. After its shares hit a 52-week low on Wednesday, a day ahead ...
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Pandora Stock Price Action Clouds Merger Dreams

Pandora Media Inc. (NYSE: P) is facing a hard week ahead of a deadline this week. After reporting weak earnings in May, the only issue which kept the stock from ...
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Why Albany Molecular Is Actually Getting a Very Good Premium

Shares of Albany Molecular Research Inc. (NASDAQ: AMRI) saw a handy gain on Tuesday after it was announced that the company signed a definitive agreement to be acquired by Carlyle ...
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