Author Archives: 24/7 Wall St. Staff

25 Best Fitness Tech Gadgets

It is the new year, which means millions of Americans are looking to make good on resolutions and work off extra pounds put on over the holidays. Not surprisingly, many ...
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39 Best Door Buster Deals After Christmas

Retailers stock their shelves for the holidays, and when certain items don’t sell as well as expected, enterprising bargain-hunters can benefit. Some of the nation’s biggest retailers are offering huge ...
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Best Buy’s 20 Best Tech Deals

Electronics are frequently the most sought-out items for the holiday season, and Best Buy, the leading consumer electronics retailer in the United States in 2016, stands to gain or lose ...
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Target’s 20 Best Tech Deals

For Target, like for most big-box retailers, the holidays are the most important time of the year. The company added 100,000 employees across its American locations this year to meet ...
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Amazon’s 20 Best Tech Deals

During the holiday shopping season, the busiest and most important time of year for retailers, Amazon will likely continue to assert its dominance over the industry. The company accounted ...
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Walmart’s 20 Best Tech Deals

Walmart plans to host parties at its stores this holiday season to lure in customers. These parties are yet another incentive by the world's largest retailer to encourage shoppers ...
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22 Surprising Facts About Sgt. Pepper on Its 50th Anniversary

It was 50 years ago today that the Beatles changed the world of pop music forever with the release of the album “Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band.” To mark ...
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America’s Most Loved and Hated Telephone and Cable Companies

Greater competition and customer satisfaction are linked, and that is supported by the findings of the latest American Customer Satisfaction Index, which was released Tuesday. Over the 12-month period, wireless ...
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80 Most Influential Americans Over 80

The United States is not known for respecting its elderly, who are often overlooked, perceived as lacking the value of the young who are still likely to be in the ...
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3 Big Pharma Stocks With Credible Threats to Their Blockbusters

A pharmaceutical company could face a threat to one of its products for a number of reasons, ranging from an improved formulation, a new drug approval to simply a patent expiry and the ...
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3 Underfollowed Infectious Disease Stocks That Deserve More Attention

Infectious diseases always have been a hot topic in biotech, but over the past half decade, with the outbreak of Ebola in Africa and more recently the Zika virus in ...
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At Its Current Price, Is Twitter a Better Allocation Than Facebook?

When Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) reported its first-quarter 2016 financials, they pretty much missed across the board. A reported shift in focus, however, has a number of analysts suggesting that Twitter ...
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General Motors and Toyota Will Continue to Feast on Volkswagen Woes

Volkswagen has had a tough six months. After the revelation that nearly 800,000 of its diesel vehicles, including all of its major models, had been fitted with software designed to ...
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2 Companies With the Most to Lose as the PC Dies

The personal computer (PC) is slowly but surely dying. The latest evidence comes from U.S. chipmaker Intel Corp. (NASDAQ: INTC), which just made public its intentions to cut 12,000 jobs ...
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Tesla or GM: Which Is the More Attractive EV Exposure?

Many remain adamant that internal combustion will dominate the automotive sector for decades to come, and there are plenty of valid arguments that underpin their reasoning. Over the past half-decade, ...
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