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  1. Yum! Brands Stock Pops 4% on Q2 Beat, Ups Outlook

    The KFC restaurant operator not only reported second quarter results that topped ...
  2. A Look Inside the Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ...

    As of May 31, the VCR consisted of 391 individual holdings. The Internet Retailing ...
  3. Boeing Raises Outlook For New Aircraft (BA)

    Boeing raised its outlook for aircraft production over the next twenty years to 39,62 ...
  4. Kimberly-Clark Exiting Venezuela Operations ...

    Kimberly-Clark plans to shut down operations in Venezuela due to the worsening economy, ...
  5. McDonald's Stock To Trade Ex-Dividend (MCD)

    McDonald's will send its dividend payment on June 20 to shareholders of record as ...
  6. 3 S&P 500 Companies With the Most Hedge Fund ...

    Learn about three companies on which hedge fund managers have become bullish, acquiring ...
  1. Yum! Brands Stock Pops 4% on Q2 Beat, Ups Outlook

    The KFC restaurant operator not only reported second quarter results that topped ...
  2. A Look Inside the Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ...

    As of May 31, the VCR consisted of 391 individual holdings. The Internet Retailing ...
  3. Boeing Raises Outlook For New Aircraft (BA)

    Boeing raised its outlook for aircraft production over the next twenty years to 39,62 ...
  4. Kimberly-Clark Exiting Venezuela Operations ...

    Kimberly-Clark plans to shut down operations in Venezuela due to the worsening economy, ...
  5. Chipotle Still Poisoned By 2015 Outbreak (CMG)

    The troubled fast food giant has returned to the financial headlines after a bizarre ...
  6. McDonald's Stock To Trade Ex-Dividend (MCD)

    McDonald's will send its dividend payment on June 20 to shareholders of record as ...
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    Learn how bartering helps with resource allocation, managing trade deficits and exchanging goods. Review how individuals, ...
  2. What are some examples of diminishing marginal benefits in my personal spending?

    Learn what a marginal benefit is, why it diminishes, and read about two examples where a consumer can experience diminishing ...
  3. What profit margin is average for a company in the electronics sector?

    Understand what types of common industries practice price discrimination. Learn about the three types of price discrimination ...
  4. How does a merger affect the customer?

    Learn how a merger may affect customers of the industry. The effects of mergers may be positive or negative, but there's ...
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