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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Starbucks, Splunk, PayPal, L Brands, Medtronic, Gap, Novartis and More

The broad markets were looking soft ahead of the open on Friday, although hopefully not too soft as the Dow Jones industrial average and S&P 500 are looking to close ...
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China, in the early stages of a trade war with the United States, said it would lower some tariffs. According to CNBC: China's Finance Ministry has said that it will cut ...
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New Long Lines at Starbucks and Customer Service

As a business, Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) can already have a busy bathroom, as patrons line up to use the facilities. Those lines may get much longer, particularly in high-traffic ...
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General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) may set a transaction to radically change one of its divisions. According to Reuters: General Electric Co is nearing a deal to merge its transportation ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

Nestle will pay Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) over $7 billion to help the distribution of coffee worldwide by both companies. According to Reuters: Swiss-based food giant Nestle will pay Starbucks ...
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Nestle and Starbucks Set Deal to Expand Their Coffee Empires

Two of the largest companies in the coffee business have created a huge marriage that will benefit each one's growth. Swiss food giant Nestle will pay Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) ...
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How Great Was Q1 for Fast-Food Restaurants?

Greatness, like beauty, is often in the eye of the beholder. Even when the object of attention is a chunk of coal it can almost be made to look like ...
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Dear Howard Schultz, Why Can’t Your Poorly Paid Employees Get Tips?

At the checkout of typical Starbucks Corps. (NASDAQ: SBUX) is a small tip box and a credit card reader. The tip box usually has a very few dollars in it. ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Amazon, Chipotle, Facebook, General Electric, Intel, Microsoft, Nike, Snap, Symantec and More

Stocks were indicated to have a mixed open on Friday, but the technology-driven Nasdaq was expected to open higher on strong earnings from major tech stocks. Gross domestic product came ...
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Is Starbucks Still at War With McDonald’s?

Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) posted good numbers for its most recent quarter. They were not, however, strong enough to support any improvement in its stock. While the coffee company's numbers ...
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The U.S. Department of Labor is looking into the 401(k) business of Wells Fargo & Co. (NYSE: WFC). According to The Wall Street Journal: The Labor Department is examining whether ...
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Why Starbucks Earnings Failed to Please Investors

Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) reported fiscal second quarter 2018 results after markets closed Thursday. For the quarter, the coffee roasting and restaurant company posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) ...
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What Matters in Thursday’s Starbucks Earnings Report

After markets close Thursday, Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) is set to report fiscal second-quarter results. The early April incident in a Philadelphia store that resulted in the arrests (and later dropping ...
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Facebook, Amazon, Alphabet and More Top Earnings to Watch For This Week

The U.S. broad markets pushed forward this past week, marking the second consecutive week with a gain. Not to say that this has been entirely the result of earnings, but ...
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Starbucks May Have to Train Employees Not to Videotape Customers in Bathrooms

On the heels of ugly accusations of racial profiling by a Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) worker in Philadelphia and plans to train workers nationwide to prevent the behavior in the future, ...
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