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Wall St. Opens at Record High

U.S. stocks added to their record levels at the open on Thursday, helped by a flurry of strong corporate earnings reports that boosted sentiment. The Dow Jones Industrial Average .DJI rose 49.59 points, or 0.23 percen.....»»

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Two Simple Ways To Make Better Use Of Your LinkedIn Contacts

Upgrade your LinkedIn profile by making sure your contacts are current and relevant using these two simple strategies.....»»

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Mark Zuckerberg, Tim Cook, and Jack Dorsey Criticize Trump"s Ban on Transgender People in the Military

Silicon Valley leaders voiced their disappointment shortly after the president announced his decision on Twitter......»»

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Jeff Bezos: World"s Richest Person? (But Wait a Minute...)

Like Mark Twain said about New England weather, if you don't know who the world's richest person is, wait a minute......»»

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Why Being a Control Freak Is Setting You Up to Fail

Perfectionism and anxiety go hand in hand. Here's how not to let them sabotage your success......»»

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The Secret Behind the Crazy Growth of Orange Theory Fitness

This new fitness craze is taking over thanks to the idea of positive progress......»»

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This 11-Year Old Founder"s Advice Is As Profound As Any You Could Receive

This 11 year old founder gives entrepreneurial advice well beyond his years......»»

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Why Bristol-Myers is Tanking

Bristol-Myers earnings were so-so, but it's a drug trial failure at AstraZeneca that's responsible for its big drop today......»»

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Gilead Sciences: The Biggest of Beats?

One team of analysts calls Gilead's earnings "the biggest of beats" but remain unconvinced that the biotech company has turned the corner......»»

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Boeing: Capitulation Time Again

Four analysts upgraded Boeing following its earnings, which pushed the stock to its biggest gain since 2008. One team of analysts explains what it got wrong......»»

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Whirlpool’s Name is Incredibly Apt After Today’s Earnings

Whirlpool's shares are sinking today after missing earnings forecasts and cutting its full-year guidance......»»

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Snap Judgment

My dislike of SNAP has existed since ev.....»»

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Startup links: the best companies

Thursdays at Abnormal Returns are all about startup and venture c.....»»

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McDonald’s: Do You Want Upside With That?

Canaccord Genuity raises its price target to $170 from $145 after McDonald’s announces impressive earnings......»»

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Can Boeing Shares Lift Off Soon? Credit Suisse Sees 29% Upside From Here

“We are clearly late to the party,” said Credit Suisse analyst Robert Spingarn in a note while upgrading Boeing Co (NYSE: BA) from Neutral to Outperform with a price target increase from $200 to $300. Latest Ratings for.....»»

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Vetr Crowd Upgrades Arconic To 4.5 Stars, Strong Buy Rating

Vetr upgraded Arconic Inc. (NYSE: ARNC) from 4 to 4.5 stars. Latest Rat.....»»

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Cisco Upgraded To 3.5 Stars By Vetr

The Vetr community upgraded Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCO) from 3 to 3.5 stars. The company has traded down a little over 4.5 percent over the past three months with its second-quarter earnings report coming up on August 16. read more.....»»

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Video Streaming Is Coming To Nintendo Switch

The Nintendo Co., Ltd (ADR) (OTCMKTS: NTDOY) Switch has been a huge hit among gamers. However, recent changes Nintendo is making to the device may soon make it a major hit among all cable cord cutters. read more.....»»

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Sprouts Farmers Up 15% After Dipping On Amazon-Whole Foods News; A "Pristine" Q2 Will Keep Them There

Sprouts Farmers Market Inc (NASDAQ: SFM)'s stock initially tumbled after its rival Whole Foods Market, Inc. (NASDAQ: WFM) agreed to sell itself to Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN), but it has since rebounded 15 percent. read more.....»»

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Can A New Promo Program Be The Wind Beneath Buffalo Wild Wings?

Buffalo Wild Wings, Inc. (NASDAQ: BWLD)’s second-quarter results were served cold Wednesday, and Credit Suisse is lowering its target price as a result. Latest Ratings for BWLD.....»»

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Mid-Morning Market Update: Markets Open Higher; Facebook Beats Q2 Estimates

Following the market opening Thursday, the Dow traded up 0.34 percent to 21,784.38 while the NASDAQ gained 0.47 percent to 6,453.07. The S&P also rose, gaining 0.18 percent to 2,482.34. read more.....»»

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High Times Will Go Public On The Nasdaq This Fall

Cannabis publication High Times will go public this fall and start trading on the Nasdaq exchange in October. When contacted by Benzinga, High Times' media team clarified that this is "not an IPO." read more.....»»

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Trump Comments On Trade Caused This Analyst To Downgrade AK Steel, US Steel

United States Steel Corporation (NYSE: X) shares jumped 7......»»

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United, Frontier airlines feuding over Denver airport and flyers may win

All is not quiet on United Airlines' weste.....»»

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Glenview appliance giant Abt opens Dylan"s Candy Bar

For more than 80 years, Abt has built its repu.....»»

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Rebranding of Public hotel brings back part of famed name: Ambassador

When Ian Schrager bought the landmark Amba.....»»

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This startup is helping domestic abuse survivors launch businesses

Before Christine signed a new two-bedroom apartment lease, the 30-something mother of four called a shelter for domestic violence victims a temporary "home.".....»»

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Why ransomware costs small businesses big money

When businesses are hit with ransomware, it's not just the ransom amount that could financially hurt. The time spent trying to get systems back online and potential revenue lost in the meantime makes a lasting impact, too......»»

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Facebook and Amazon hit $500 billion milestone

Facebook and Amazon have joined an exclusive club open to only the richest companies in the world: both crossed the half-a-trillion mark......»»

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How well do you understand your health benefits?

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Bank of England names Dave Ramsden as new deputy governor

The Bank of England on Thursday named Dave Ramsden as its new deputy governor, effective Sept. 4. Ramsden, a chief economic adviser at the U.K.'s .....»»

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BuzzFeed launches app and cooktop product for popular video cooking series Tasty

BuzzFeed on Thursday launched a new iPhone app for its popular .....»»

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EIA reports a smaller-than-expected rise in U.S. natural-gas supplies

The U.S. Energy Information Administration reported Thursday that domestic supplies of natural gas rose by 17 billion cubic feet for the week ended July 21. Analysts surveyed by S&P Global Platts forecast .....»»

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Mortgage rates slide lower as Fed considers unwinding its balance sheet

Mortgage rates slide lower as Fed considers unwinding its balance sheet.....»»

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Mortgage rates slide lower as Fed considers unwinding its balance sheet

The 30-year fixed-rate average dropped to 3.92 percent, remaining below 4 percent for the second week in a row......»»

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Deutsche Bank expects lower 2017 revenue after mixed second quarter

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Deutsche Bank forecast lower full-year revenue and only a modest improvement in earnings on Thursday, after a drop in capital markets trading hit second-quarter sales......»»

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"High Times" ready to roll with public offering

(Reuters) - The publisher of marijuana enthusiast magazine, "High Times," plans to take the company public, High Times Holding Corp announced Thursday, as an increasing number of U.S. states legalize the drug......»»

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Citigroup to move part of private banking to Madrid due to Brexit: source

MADRID (Reuters) - Citigroup is at an advanced stage in plans to move part of its private banking unit from London to Madrid next year as a result of Britain's decision to leave the European Union, a source familiar with the matter said on Thursday......»»

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Twitter shares tumble as flat user growth disappoints investors

(Reuters) - Twitter Inc shares opened more than 10 percent lower on Thursday after the social media platform disappointed investors with stagnant monthly active user growth in the second quarter......»»

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Facebook shares surge as results quash fears of slowing growth

(Reuters) - Shares of Facebook Inc touched a record high on Thursday on the back of overwhelmingly positive quarterly results, adding more than $27 billion to its market value......»»

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Facebook, Verizon power Wall Street to record levels

(Reuters) - U.S. stocks added to their record levels at the open on Thursday, driven by gains in Facebook and Verizon......»»

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A Look at China"s Largest Restaurant Company

Yum China has weak business growth but strong balance sheetRelated Stocks: YUMC, YUM,.....»»

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Were PayPal’s Q2 Earnings Good Enough?

Investor enthusiasm in the wake PayPal's second-quarter earnings beat appears to have been short lived......»»

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Chicago Fed Saw Stronger National Activity in June

The Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago may be a regional branch of the Federal Reserve, but the group releases a national economic tracker called the Chicago Fed National Activity Index......»»

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US stocks notch further records on strong earnings reports

Big gains for Facebook, Verizon Communications and other companies reporting healthier-than-expected results nudged U.S. stock indexes a bit further into record territory on Thursday.....»»

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Eastern Bank Buys Guggenheim BulletShares —…–9 Corporate Bond, Danaher Corp, CVS Health ...

Related Stocks: DHR, CVS, BDX, COST, CCI, VOO, BSCJ, BHI, HUBB, AABA, XYL, AD,.....»»

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Greystone Managed Investments Inc. Buys Goldcorp Inc, Rogers Communications Inc, YY Inc, Sells ...

Related Stocks: RCI, PNC, KLDX, GG, YY, TGB, LAZ, OKE, NGD, HBM, NYCB,.....»»

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US Market Indexes Continue to Gain on Wednesday

Dow Jones, S&P 5…… and Nasdaq all reach new highsRelated Stocks: BA, KO, VZ, V, CVX, GE, DIS, WMT, AAPL, GS,.....»»

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US Car Sales Expected to Fall Sharply in July

Car sales in the United States continue to fall after two record years. But a couple of manufacturers are expected to dodge the trend......»»

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Airbus Reports Cut to A380 Production, More Worries Over A320neo

European aircraft maker Airbus reported lower second-quarter and first-half profits and revenues. The company also announced a further cut to A380 production and discussed engine problems with the........»»

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Why Verizon Earnings Look Good to Investors

Verizon's second-quarter earnings were in line with estimates and revenues were higher as the company reversed a first-ever subscriber loss in the first quarter......»»

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With Earnings Over, Deutsche Bank Says Buy These Top Banks Now

The long-term outlook for all these companies is solid, and the financial strength that the stress tests and capital allowances confirm make the sector a very solid play for the second half of 2017......»»

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Top Analyst Upgrades & Downgrades: AK Steel, Boeing, Facebook, Newmont, Kinder Morgan, PayPal, State Street and More

The top analyst upgrades, downgrades and other research calls from Thursday include AK Steel, Boeing, Facebook, Newmont, Kinder Morgan, PayPal and State Street......»»

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Porsche Top Brand for 13th Straight Year in JD Power Study; Chrysler Most-Improved Brand

Chrysler showed the biggest improvement in J.D. Power's latest study of new-vehicle appeal, while MINI, Nissan, Honda and Jeep all posted significant gains......»»

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Which 2017 Cars Have Received the Most Awards?

Of the more than 350 new car models available in 2017, which ones have received the most awards? The Kelley Blue Book editors have created a list to help you make a choice on a new car......»»

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Twitter Stumbles Over User Growth

Twitter released better-than-expected second-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Thursday......»»

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Drivers Pay Extra to Fill Up in Wrong States

If you're planning a summer trip this year, you can stretch your vacation dollars by paying attention to variations in gasoline prices when you are about to cross a state line......»»

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Businesses cashing in on solar eclipse watchers

Millions of eyes will be fixed on the sky when a total solar eclipse crosses the U.S. in August......»»

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Demand overseas fuels Ford Mustang"s rise to top

Mustang sales have dipped in the U.S. so far this year, where industry sales are softening and.....»»

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Facing activist investor fight, Procter & Gamble says "we have the right plan"

Facing a fight with an activist investor, consumer goods giant Procter & Gamble defended its plan Thursday but said it would loo.....»»

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Maserati, foreign sales boost Fiat Chrysler profit

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles reported a profit of $1.35 billion in the second quarter, up 207%.....»»

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U.S. durable goods orders climb 6.5% in June

The bulk of the increase came from a 131.2% su.....»»

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Shares in AstraZeneca dive as key cancer drug trial fails

AstraZeneca said human trials of the drug Imfinzi failed to meet the goal of improving progression-free survival rates in patients with non-small cell lung cancer. &.....»»

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Edmunds: Betting on a "dark horse" car can save buyers some money

Many low- or average-selling cars can get the job done effectively — and for much less.....»»

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5 Social Security myths, debunked

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Martha Stewart, USA TODAY NETWORK join forces for nationwide food and wine events

The 2017 Food & Wine Experience series will be hel.....»»

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Coming up from the USA TODAY Network: A bird-meets-crab migration, a stylish teen and more

Get the latest news and entertainment insights here. Today: A bird.....»»

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Already? Airbus delivers its 100th A350 widebody jet

“The 100th A350 XWB milestone comes as we reach our fastest widebody production ramp-up,” Airbus COO Fabrice Bregier s.....»»

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Ask a Fool: What"s the difference between a 401(k) and a SIMPLE IRA?

If you have a SIMPLE IRA at work, here's what you need to know about it.         If you have a SIMPLE IRA at work, here's what you need to know about it.        .....»»

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Foxconn unveils $10 billion plan to build LCD display plant in Wisconsin

The deal will "bring jobs and billions of dollars in investments to our countr.....»»

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Wiles: Warning signs of a possible stock market slide

The stock market eventually will snap its eight-year rally. Here are some of the red fla.....»»

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Markets Right Now: Earnings drive more stock gains

Big gains for technology, retail and phone companies pushed stock prices higher in early trading on Wall Street......»»

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France nationalizing emblematic shipyard _ temporarily

France's economy minister has announced the nationalization of the country's emblematic shipyard to ensure an Italian company does not take it over.....»»

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Revenue from online-shopping deliveries boosts UPS profit

Higher revenue from e-commerce helps UPS post 2Q profit of $1.38 billion, beating Wall Street forecasts.....»»

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Shares in AstraZeneca dive as key cancer drug trial fails

Anglo-Swedish drugmaker AstraZeneca says second-quarter revenue fell amid declining sales of blockbuster drugs Crestor and Seroquel XR, which lost patent protection in the United States last year.....»»

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Altria 2Q profit rises on higher cigarette prices, beer

Altria reported a boost in 2Q profit on higher cigarette prices, beer investment, but falls short of forecasts......»»

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Los Angeles Convention Center just wrapped up its best year ever

As a hub for conventions, Los Angeles has had .....»»

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What millennials want from their CEOs: Activism

Americans, on the whole, aren't so sure h.....»»

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Facebook adds more friends in ads

Facebook mobile advertising business grew by more than 50 percent in the second quarter, as the social network continued to establish itself as the venue of choice for an ever-growing array of online advertisers. Laura Frykberg reports......»»

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Stocks: banks, big oil sidelined as AZ plunges

The worst-ever single day drop in AstraZeneca shares dominates early trading on Europe's bourses, while Deutsche Bank lowers its outlook. But, as David Pollard reports, the first results from big oil surprise to the upside......»»

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Foxconn announces U.S. manufacturing plant in Wisconsin

Taiwanese electronics manufacturer Foxconn announces plans to build a $10 billion LCD display panel screen plant in Wisconsin. Grace Lee reports......»»

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U.S. indicts alleged bitcoin laundering "mastermind"

The U.S indicts Alexander Vinnik, a Russian man accused of laundering $4bn in bitcoin through the BTC-e crypto-currency exchange. David Doyle reports......»»

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Amazon takes on Alibaba in Southeast Asia

Amazon launches its express delivery service in Singapore, marking the e-commerce giant's push into populous Southeast Asia and its first head-on battle with its Chinese rival, Alibaba. Samantha Vadas reports......»»

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Exclusive: "High Times" magazine to go public - sources

The iconic marijuana magazine is set to launch an initial public offering as the pot industry booms......»»

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A virtual world at the center of New York

An arcade in New York offers dozens of virtual reality experiences, making the high-end technology more accessible to users......»»

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Qatar, Prepared for Saudi-Led Embargo, Weathers Standoff

The tiny emirate of Qatar is withstanding a far-reaching embargo by Saudi-led Arab nations because it has drawn the right lessons from its previous neighborhood squabble......»»

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Israel Removes Remaining Security Measures at Jerusalem Holy Site

Israel removed the remaining security measures at the entrance to one of Jerusalem’s holiest sites, acceding to Palestinian demands in a move that appeared aimed at ending a standoff that has piled pressure on Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu......»»

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Tensions Escalate Between Germany and Turkey

After a year of slights, barbs and misunderstandings, Germany and Turkey are girding for a showdown that could rattle the European Union, alter the fight on terrorism and escalate the refugee crisis......»»

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The Gig Economy Will Take Over Nearly Half of American Workers -- Small Businesses Need to Be Ready

Many small business owners expect gig workersto prove trustworthybefore they jump on the hiring trend......»»

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Tesla: No Fireworks?

Tesla already reported weaker deliveries, so don't expect its earnings to have a huge impact. One analyst contends the focus will be on the Model 3......»»

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Facebook"s Earnings Continues To Impress Analysts, Stifel Sees Upside To $200 Per Share

Yet again, Facebook Inc (NASDAQ: FB) impressed investors with its earnings report, which was highlighted by "impressive" momentum in its advertising business, Stifel's Scott Devitt commented in a research repor .....»»

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World gears up for electric cars, despite bumps in road

Switching to electric carries environmental and economic concerns as more and more countries announce radical plans......»»

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Stocks open at record highs as Facebook soars on strong earnings

U.S. equities opened higher on Thursday as the tech sector was lifted by strong earnings from key companies......»»

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Jeff Bezos is the world’s richest man

Jeff Bezos, the Amazon founder who started selling books from his garage 22 years ago, is set to become the world's richest man......»»

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Stocks open at record highs as Facebook soars on strong earnings

U.S. equities opened higher on Thursday as the tech sector was lifted by strong earnings from key companies......»»

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Wall St. opens at record high after strong earnings

(Reuters) - U.S. stocks added to their record levels at the open on Thursday, helped by a flurry of strong corporate earnings reports that boosted sentiment......»»

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U.S Jobless Claims Rise from Three-Month Low

The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits rebounded from a three-month low last week, but remained below a level consistent with a tightening labor m.....»»

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U.S. Core Capital Goods Orders Slip

New orders for key U.S.-made capital goods unexpectedly fell in June, but a fifth straight monthly increase in shipments suggested that business spending on equipment supported economic growth in the second quarter. The Commerce Department said .....»»

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5 Things Every E-Commerce Site Should Do to Maximize Conversions

Understanding what's wrong with your optimization strategy is crucial for your business......»»

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