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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) smashed earnings expectations, due in part to its Amazon Web Services cloud business. Its shares soared. Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL) earnings were better than expected, primarily ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

OPEC is trying to convince Russia to continue to participate in a program to raise oil prices. Alphabet Inc.'s (NASDAQ: GOOGL) Google released a series of smartphones, speakers, earbuds and ...
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Why Jefferies Analysts Like Fiat Chrysler Buyout

Reports surfaced earlier this week that an unspecified Chinese company had made an offer for automaker Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE: FCAU). The stock price jumped sharply and traded in ...
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Is Walmart Chasing Another Online Retailer?

Continuing on the path that brought e-commerce sites like Jet.com, Bonobos and ModCloth into its tent, mega-retailer Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) is reported to be discussing another acquisition. This ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

Charter Communications Inc. (NASDAQ: CHTR) says it is not interested in buying troubled wireless carrier Sprint Corp. (NYSE: S). Rumors suggest the companies have been in conversations for weeks. The ...
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What Will Be in the Next, Next iPhone?

The pixels are barely cool from speculation about Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) so-called iPhone 8 feature list and already we have our first leak of what to expect in the ...
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Will Walmart Bid for Whole Foods?

The Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) buyout of Whole Foods Market Inc. (NASDAQ: WFM) was partially to flank Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT), which counts on groceries for a large portion ...
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How Much Sprint Might Actually Fetch in a Rumored Merger With T-Mobile US

If there is one merger target that has been rumored for years, one company that has already seen a failed merger in recent years, it's Sprint Corp. (NYSE: S). There ...
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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 Pandora Buyout Optimism May Already Be Cooling

Pandora Media Inc. (NYSE: P) might feel lucky after its earnings report. It is sometimes the case that internal workings and poor fundamentals of a company get overlooked because of ...
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How Much Staples Could Really Fetch in a Buyout

If you have followed the dust cloud of failed mergers over the years, chances are high that you know the saga of the failed merger between Staples, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) ...
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Could Xilinx Be the Next Tech Takeover Target?

It is no longer a secret that the world tied to semiconductors has been consolidating into larger and stronger companies. The wave of chip-sector mergers reached a zenith in 2015 ...
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The Case for an Apple-Disney Merger, More Hope Than Reality

Wall Street loves to speculate about so-called dream mergers. This is where you marry two companies together into a powerhouse that becomes almost unstoppable in one industry or across multiple ...
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Another Report of Delays in Shipping Apple iPhone 8

Earlier this week we noted a story from DigiTimes suggesting that shipments may be delayed several weeks for the new iPhone everyone expects to launch in September. Drexel Hamilton analyst ...
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