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The online retailer planned to accept Bitcoin by the middle of the year. But Patrick Byrne wanted it done much faster.
TrackingPoint's futuristic guns were not the hit that its founders had expected. As a result, the company is facing losses and frustrated customers.
Information about your prescriptions is routinely bought and resold. IMS Health, one of the most active traders in the field, wants to go public.
The law firms are piling on as a class-action suit questions whether executives failed to disclose information that could affect the stock's performance.
Prosperity Bancshares of Texas leads the way as the best-run financial institution in the country.
Moncler's pricey down coats are beloved by the wealthy. And Monday, the company's stock was a winner as well.
The insurance giant continues to shed non-core business assets following its 2008 bailout.
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