Stocks are higher and once again within striking distance of all-time highs after unemployment claims fell last week.
The only explanation for recent stock action is market players following others blindly. The bulls just have to hope analysts don't think this is National Lemming Week.
General Electric is downgraded to 'neutral,' and McDonald's is downgraded to 'outperform.'
In this Tax Day Investor Beat: DISH makes a $25.5 billion bid for Sprint. Gold, meanwhile, continues to head south.
It'll take a lot more than gigabit connections in two cities for cable providers to really start worrying.
The carrier is offering something many consumers want, but Verizon, AT&T and Sprint won't give up market share without a fight.
The search engine is dropping hints.
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The cash and debt deal would combine the two largest manufacturers of lottery and gambling equipment.
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Breaking up big banks is an untested solution to the too big to fail problem that attempts to isolate and dismantle large, troubled institutions while protecting the rest of the economy.
Cheap LED light bulbs cost more upfront -- between $8 to $10 apiece -- but begin to pay off within 18 months.
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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