After streamlining its sales process and software, the company's revenue is finally starting to grow.
The business software company couldn't meet sales or profit expectations in its recent quarter amid a transition to cloud software.
Corporate profits and share prices are at all-time highs, but companies have been tightfisted with their cash, reluctant to hire more workers or invest in new equipment.
Warren Buffett, Jeff Bezos and Mark Zuckerberg each saw stakes in their companies surge by $12 billion last year.
Some investors will be tempted to make bad decisions, while smart investors focus on price.
Despite larger dividends and more stock buybacks, the top 19 saw cash gains of nearly 22% in the last year.
That cohort of naysayers never dies no matter what the market shows us.
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The tame wage and inflation numbers will take some pressure off Janet Yellen and her colleagues.
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Six weeks later, most Americans have forgotten about the 2014 tax season -- except those who didn't file by the April 15 deadline.
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