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CSCO is a recent addition that has underperformed, and the index should focus more on consumer tech than corporate tech.
Profit drops 77%, but the automaker says it might return to normal production earlier than expected.
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The iconic pastry and coffee company seeks funds to grow both at home and overseas.
Major carmakers are posting double-digit sales gains for April as consumers deal with rising prices at the pump.
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