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Netflix Under Pressure to Change Board Structure (NFLX, EXPE, IACI, FICO, GOOG)

At the company's annual meeting last week, Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) shareholders voted overwhelmingly to change the way the company’s board is structured. The vote was advisory only, but if ...
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The Student Debt Plague Soon To Hit $1 Trillion

Have you heard of students in law school and medical school racking up over $100,000 (or much more) in school loan debt?  It is now not that uncommon for students ...
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Lowered Forecast Hammers D&B (DNB, EFX, FICO, MCO, MHP)

Dun & Bradstreet Corp. (NYSE: DNB), one of the venerable names in business and credit data, is taking some lumps this morning following lowered fiscal year forecast and the closure ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell (FCX, CECO, CLX, COL, BSX, MDT, FICO, LAMR, OWW, KSWS, RIG, MDVN, SNSTA, SONO, DNDN, ANF, CLWR)

Stock markets. Equity markets opened sharply higher this morning before falling into negative territory before the ISM and factory order reports were released. The ISM index came in lower than expected, ...
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No Home Price Recovery Until 2020 Puts Awful Weight on Economy

The U.S. economy cannot grow with the double burdens of an ongoing drop in home prices and unemployment that may hover above 8% for another two years. One or the ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades & Downgrades (ACOR, BP, ED, FICO, BEN, GPS, IRBT, KMP, LDK, LTD, ERIC, MXIM, MRGE, MOS, OVTI, PNK)

These are some of the top analyst upgrades, downgrades, and initiations seen from Wall Street research calls this Monday morning. Acorda Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: ACOR) Raised to Neutral at Piper ...
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The Next 7 American Monopolies (NFLX, SIRI, LULU, AWK, FICO, MCP, MON)

Few companies have a true monopoly in any market.  More common are "virtual monopolies" or "near-monopolies" that exist due to geography or brand recognition.  When consumers hear the term monopoly, ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades (AXP, ATML, CLWR, STZ, CTCM, EXPE, FICO, INTC, MRVL, PCS, MSFT, NVDA, PT, USM)

These are some of this Friday's key analyst upgrades, downgrades, and initiations seen in Wall Street research calls. American Express Co. (NYSE: AXP) Raised to Buy at Argus. Atmel Corporation ...
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American Credit Scores Crash To New Lows

"Figures provided by FICO Inc. show that 25.5 percent of consumers — nearly 43.4 million people — now have a credit score of 599 or below, marking them as poor ...
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