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Pepsi (PEP): Why Consumers Love Aquafina

Most people have been drinking tap water all of their lives. It is a bit surprising that consumers who have been raised on one beverage take a liking to another. ...
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The Most Threatened Animals in Every State

Humankind has not been all that kind to the animals that share our planet. We have hunted and encroached on the habitat of many species -- to extinction. Though hunting ...
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Every Spelling Bee Winning Word over the Last 20 Years

Started in 1925, the Scripps National Spelling Bee is now televised nationally and students have gone from studying the dictionary to using highly paid coaches and computers. The spellers that ...
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How Daylight Saving Time Affects Your Health, According to Science

On March 10, at 2 a.m. local time, we will turn the clocks forward one hour to 3 a.m. There will be more light in the evening -- great for ...
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Best Chocolate Shop in Every State

Exactly when and where the first chocolate shops opened in America is uncertain, but early contenders for the honor include The Original Velatis, which set up shop selling caramels (some ...
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Most Important People of 2018

Selecting the most important people in a given year is admittedly a subjective exercise. One person’s list of important people of 2018 is not likely to match another’s. Even so, ...
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16 Ways Daylight Saving Could Affect Your Health, According to Science

Daylight Saving Time was introduced so during World War One as a way of conserving fuel needed for war industries and of extending the working day so people could use ...
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What to Expect When Pepsi Reports on Tuesday

PepsiCo Inc. (NASDAQ: PEP) is scheduled to release its most recent quarterly results before the markets open on Tuesday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for $1.57 in earnings ...
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25 Companies With Over 40 Consecutive Years of Dividend Hikes

Investors love dividends. Dividends can boost returns and be used to supplement retirement income and improve lifestyle. What really rewards investors over time is when companies keep raising their dividend ...
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Pepsi Buys Wildly Successful SodaStream

PepsiCo Inc. (NYSE: PEP), one of the world's largest makers of sugary drinks, has bought SodaStream International Ltd. (NASDAQ: SODA). The America food giant will pay a premium for an ...
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5 Merrill Lynch Defensive Portfolio Stocks That Can Survive a Market Crash

Earnings reporting season is starting to wind down this week, and we are about to go into one of the typically slowest months on Wall Street. Traders leave for holidays, ...
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Best Musical at the Tony Awards the Year You Were Born

The Tony Award provides an annual snapshot of Broadway theater by highlighting the best achievements of the year. The Tony Award was founded in 1947, and two years later debuted ...
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The Most Endangered Animals in Every State

Humankind has not been all that kind to the animals that share our planet. We have hunted and encroached on the habitat of many species -- to extinction. Though ...
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Merrill Lynch Rates 5 Dividend Aristocrat Stocks as Top 2018 Buys

If there is one thing many investors look for when the market becomes expensive it is consistency. And if any group of stocks has delivered over the years in that ...
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Protect Your Portfolio and Move to These Safe Stocks Now

Long-time investors know the trading calendar pretty well, and the end of September historically has been very rocky for the market. In fact, the S&P 500 has traded lower 70% ...
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