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Will High Prices for Juul Pods Accomplish What the FDA and Mitch McConnell Can’t?

Last November, responding to pressure from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), e-cigarette maker Juul discontinued retail store sales of some of its flavored nicotine pods. The liquids, with ...
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We May Have Been Wrong About the Connection Between Coffee and Poop for Years

The relationship between coffee and bowel movements has been known for a long time. That relationship usually has been tied to the stimulating effect of the caffeine in coffee. About ...
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Why Conn’s Q4 Earnings Beat Was Not Enough

When Conn’s Inc. (NASDAQ: CONN) reported its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Tuesday, the retailer said that it had $0.96 in earnings per share (EPS) and ...
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Carnival, Conn’s, Lululemon and More Big Earnings Coming This Week

We’ve reached the point in earnings season when the number of major companies reporting quarterly results tends to slow down. 24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of the ...
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NYT: Staffing at Foxconn iPhone factory down 30%

From Ailin Tang’s “Apple Takes a Hit in China, and Workers There Feel the Pain” in Saturday’s New York Times. In the Chinese city of Zhengzhou, employment at a ...
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WSJ: Foxconn may make iPhones in India

From “Foxconn Looks Beyond China to India for iPhone Assembly” posted early Tuesday for Wednesday’s Wall Street Journal ($) Apple’s largest iPhone assembler, Foxconn Technology Group, is considering producing ...
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Why Apple Connect failed to connect (video)

When Apple pulled the plug Thursday on its two-year-old social media service for music fans, it made a sound like “ping.” From the 2:40 minute guided tour posted in ...
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Why Conn’s Is Tuesday’s Big Earnings Loser

When Conn’s Inc. (NASDAQ: CONN) reported its fiscal third-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Tuesday, the company posted $0.59 in earnings per share (EPS) and $373.8 million in ...
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Does the Connected Home Need to Be This Connected?

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) is making the case for the connected home with its most recent offering of Alexa-related products. While it is great to be able to talk to ...
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Is This the Turnaround Conn’s Has Been Waiting For?

Conn’s Inc. (NASDAQ: CONN) released its fiscal second-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Tuesday. The company said that it had $0.57 in earnings per share (EPS) and $384.62 ...
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JD Power, Samsung Join Forces Make Connected Cars Better

A consistent hobgoblin of advancing automobile technology is the difficulty owners have learning how all that new technology works and how to use it. Confusion about safety systems and warnings ...
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Trump calls Foxconn plant ‘8th wonder of the world’ (video)

“Eighteen months ago this was a field. Now it’s one of the most advanced places of any kind you’ll see anywhere in the world.” — Donald J. Trump in ...
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Why Conn’s Shares Are Booming

When Conn’s Inc. (NASDAQ: CONN) reported its fiscal first-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Thursday, the retailer said that it had $0.40 in earnings per share (EPS) and ...
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Is Conn’s in Trouble After Q4 Earnings?

Conn’s Inc. (NASDAQ: CONN) released its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Thursday. The company said that it had $0.56 in earnings per share (EPS) on $420.4 ...
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Why One Analyst Sees Another 50% Upside at Conn’s

Shares of Conn’s Inc. (NASDAQ: CONN) saw a handy gain on Friday after one analyst changed its tune on the electronics store. While most retailers have suffered through a tough ...
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