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Sandisk’s (SNDK) Harebrained New Product

Sandisk (SNDK) has its own solution for moving content from the PC to the TV. Companies from Intel (INTC) to Microsoft (MSFT) have been working on this problems for years. ...
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Best And Worst Robin Hood Adaptations of All Time

The legend of Robin Hood goes back centuries, with the earliest known mention of the name in literature dating back to 1377. Tales of the daring outlaw who steals from ...
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Most Famous Cowboys of All Time

What could be more American than the cowboy? We know this archetype mostly through movies, television series, dime-store novels, and wistful ballads. Cowboys are among the most durable of movie ...
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Merrill Lynch and Wells Fargo Last Again in Broker Survey

The lowest-ranked investment firms in the latest survey of self-directed investors are the same firms that were the lowest ranked a year ago. Merrill Edge from Bank of America Corp.’s ...
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Merrill and Wells Fargo Hammered in Broker Customer Satisfaction Survey

Low fees and free tools are no longer enough to satisfy self-directed investors who make their own investment decisions and use a brokerage firm primarily to execute their trades. The ...
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Samsung Market Share Growth Continues to Best Apple: comScore

For the three months ending in November, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) grew its share of the U.S. smartphone market by 0.5% compared with the three-month period ending in August, from ...
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Microbrewers and Craft Beer Makers Raising Millions and Millions of Dollars

If you have read 24/7 Wall St. for a while, you know that we love to cover popular topics and the financial numbers behind them. This is from demographic trends, economic trends, ...
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Spain’s “Bad Bank” Plan

The Spanish agency responsible for restructuring the country’s banks -- FROB -- today released its design and structure for the asset management company that will serve as the nation’s “bad ...
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American Companies Selling More $1 Products (AAPL)(KRT)(WMT)(MCD)(SBUX)

American companies are increasingly offering products for $1 or less. Some are among the largest firms in the United States such as Wal-Mart (WMT) and McDonald’s (MCD). Other are smaller ...
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Major Companies Realize Futility of Stock Buybacks (MO, MMM, T, EK, T, PHG)

More and more companies are either suspending or killing their share repurchases and stock buyback plans.  Some are doing it to conserve cash in a much harder operating environment.  But ...
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Can Google Escape Tech & Media Earnings Hangman? (GOOG)

The surprise earnings release from Microsoft this morning was meant to ward off leaks on an already-down day.  But Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG) was the scheduled duelist against Microsoft for ...
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10 CEOs To Go In 2009: James Tobin of Boston Scientific (BSX)

Generally speaking, we do not like to bring CEOs back from a past "list of CEOs to go."  James Tobin of Boston Scientific Corp. (NYSE: BSX) has somehow managed to ...
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Pandora Opens The Credit Card Receivables Box (BAC, C, AXP)

Everyone has been looking for the next shoe to drop in the financial sector where it ties in with the consumer.  Everyone thought this would be credit cards now that ...
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Adjusting Expectations On Microsoft Earnings (MSFT)

Software giant Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT) is set to report earnings after today's close.  First Call has estimates pegged at $0.47 EPS and $14.78 billion in revenues.  As with most ...
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Warren Buffett’s Likely New Personal Investments (BRK-A, WFC, GE, GS, KO, KFT, NKE, BNI)

The New York Times has a new writer, at least for a day.  Warren Buffett has written an op-ed piece for the paper titled "Buy American. I Am." to shore ...
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