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  1. FireEye's Founder Resigns from the Company's Board

    Shares of cybersecurity firm FireEye (NASDAQ: FEYE) have plunged nearly 60% over the past 12 months due to its slowing sales ...
  2. Wells Fargo Fined $185M Over Illegal Accounts

    One of the nation's "big four" banks is about to fork over a pile of cash to regulators. Wells Fargo (NYSE: WFC) will pay ...
  3. Top Five Smart Beta Momentum ETFs

    Momentum is a popular smart beta factor for investors willing to take risks. Here are the five biggest smart beta momentum ...
  4. Assessing Alibaba's Stock Valuation (BABA)

    Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba continues to defy its skeptics.
  5. Google Faces EU Antitrust Charges (GOOGL)

    Google, which could be fined up to $7.4 billion, has been accused of anti-competitive practices.
  6. Assessing Netflix's Stock Valuation (NFLX)

    Shares of Netflix have risen some 20% since falling to a low of around $84 following its second quarter earnings report. ...
  7. Fortune Names the 50 Most Powerful Women in Business (GM, GOOGL)

    Last year's most powerful female executive tops the list again.
  8. Wells Fargo Draws $185M Fine for Fake Accounts (WFC)

    Wells Fargo to pay $185 million federal penalty after its employees created fake accounts and debit cards on behalf of unsuspecting ...
  9. Fitbit Faces New Competition (FIT, AAPL)

    Apple's launch of the Apple Watch 2 increases competition for Fitbit, which has been enjoying market leader status.
  10. Are Palo Alto Networks' Growth Days Over? (PANW)

    While investors remain bullish on Palo Alto, they should be aware of potential volatility caused by slowed sales, increased ...
  11. Snapchat May File for an IPO Next Year (FB, TWTR)

    The Venice Beach-based company has taken out a line of credit and is talking to bankers.
  12. Macy’s Signs Deal With Apple to Increase Traffic (M, AAPL)

    Macy's has teamed up with Apple to sell Apple products in its stores. This is Macy's latest move to increase store traffic.
  13. HP Inc. Bets on Restructuring Amid Slump (HPQ)

    HP Inc. faces uncertainty regarding its core personal computer and printing technology businesses
  14. HP CEO Slams Dell on Excessive Debt (HPE)

    As HPE and Dell employ drastically different strategies to slim down versus beef up, Whitman points to the Dell balance sheet ...
  15. Why Wall Street Won't Give Money to Trump's Campaign

    Due to SEC rules, asset managers can't give to a presidential ticket that includes Mike Pence without losing the Indiana ...
  16. Donald Trump Dreams of an Endless, Bloody, Costly American War

    Trump has never been close to combat, but he does have a Purple Heart. He got it from an admiring old soldier at a campaign ...
  17. What the EMC-Dell Merger Means for VMware (VMW)

    Dell Inc. will gain 80% of the leading virtualization company, as investors remain bullish regarding VMware's robust growth ...
  18. Alibaba Invests In Best Logistics (BABA)

    The Chinese e-commerce giant is ramping up its logistics network worldwide to become a global player.
  19. The Top Republican Donors

    According to latest data from the Center for Responsive Politics, corporations and businesses are majority contributors to ...
  20. HP Enterprise Secures $8.8 billion Deal (HPE)

    HPE continues to trim its core business, with 75% of remaining operations focused around hardware, to compete with industry ...
  21. Indexing Beats Active Management in a Bear Market

    Think active management can come out ahead of index investing at least during a bear market? A performance review suggests ...
  22. Tax Wars Target Amazon, Starbucks (AMZN, SBUX)

    The EU is targeting Amazon, McDonald's, Starbucks and others. Tax avoidance is big business, pitting governments, the EU ...
  23. HP Enterprise to close $8.8 billion software deal (HPE)

    With this move, the U.S. company will slim down its overall operations and shift focus to other key business operations.
  24. BlackBerry Returns to South Korea (BBRY)

    BlackBerry is getting back into the South Korea market, gearing up to launch the Priv there.
  25. Piper Jaffray Sours on Nike (NKE)

    Increased competition for the European market among the reasons why Piper Jaffray downgraded the company.
  26. Intel's Deal Complicates McAfee Feud (MGT, INTC)

    MGT's lawsuit over the McAfee name got more complicated after Intel and TPG announced a deal to create McAfee, a standalone ...
  27. Qualcomm Seen Losing to Intel on iPhone 7 (QCOM)

    Everyone knew Qualcomm was going to lose some share in the iPhone 7 but some analysts were surprised by the magnitude.
  28. 3 Trading Lessons from Blair Hull

    Blair Hull of Ketchum Trading looks back at his career and shares his best advice for trading.
  29. AMD Sinks on Stock and Convertible Debt Offering

    Shares of AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) fell almost 7% on Wednesday after the company announced new offerings of $600 million common ...
  30. ETFs Bouncing Off Support, Heading Higher (EMB, VPU)

    These ETFs are bouncing off support and looking to head higher, in alignment with the long-term uptrend.
  31. Liberty Media to Buy Formula One for $4.4 Billion

    A high-powered new asset is motoring into the big portfolio of Liberty Media (NASDAQ: LMCA). The company announced it has ...
  32. Icahn's Strategy Behind Federal-Mogul Deal (FDML)

    Carl Icahn's purchase of the remaining public stake in Federal Mogul is just the latest deal by the billionaire to take a ...
  33. GE Dives Into 3-D Printing, Lifts 3-D Systems and Stratasys (GE, DDD)

    General Electric will expand its additive manufacturing operations with the acquisition of two European startups, boosting ...
  34. Can the Cloud Propel Microsoft Stock Higher? (MSFT, AMZN)

    UBS, which says Microsoft is on track to surpass its goal to reach $20 billion in commercial cloud revenue by 2018, believes ...
  35. Dos Equis Relaunches Its Famous Ad Campaign (HEIA.AS)

    The new Dos Equis man is younger, more athletic and not as much of a joke.
  36. Apple Boosts iPhone 7 Orders by 10% (AAPL)

    In an effort to seize an opportunity created by Samsung's problems, Apple is taking no chances by being conservative with ...
  37. Deutsche Bank Extends Tesla $300M Credit Line (TSLA, SCTY)

    Tesla has entered into an agreement with Deutsche Bank to borrow up to $300 million for its vehicle leasing program.
  38. Airline Stocks Rally (DAL, AAL)

    Airline stocks are up today thanks to reports that the industry is doing "OK."
  39. HPE Narrows Focus, to Report Q3 Earnings (HPE)

    HPE’s Q3 earnings report to justify investors bullish projections and support recent rally around the trimmed business' stock. ...
  40. Polycom Gets Approval for Sale, Names New CEO

    Wednesday was a busy day for communications solutions specialist Polycom (NASDAQ: PLCM). The company saw its shareholders ...
  41. VMware’s New Offerings Help Lift Stock Price (VMW)

    Investors see VMware revenues continue to surge from new enterprise agreements, riding on the back of the company’s exhaustive ...
  42. Western Digital Shares Pop 12% on Guidance Upgrade

    Nothing warms investors' hearts like a boost in guidance for one of their stocks. And Western Digital (NASDAQ: WDC) provided ...
  43. T-Mobile Mocks Verizon's Speed Claims (TMUS, VZ)

    T-Mobile CTO Neville Ray questions Verizon's claims of 50% higher peak speeds with its new LTE service
  44. Fed Beige Book Calls Economic Expansion "Modest"

    The Fed described economic growth, a key issue In the presidential elections, as modest or moderate in most of its 12 districts
  45. Ads Aside, There Are No Self-Driving Cars for Sale (TSLA)

    Auto illusion: the so-called "self-driving cars" you see in ads are not the real deal. Full autonomy is still a few years ...
  46. Junk Bonds: A Correction May Be Looming

    Corporate debt issued by companies with riskier balance sheets and lower credit ratings typically carries higher interest ...
  47. Bridgewater Predicts a Bust for China

    Bridgewater Associates, the largest hedge fund in the world, fears for China's economic future.
  48. Nintendo Pops 27% on Mario's App Store Debut (AAPL, NTDOY)

    It might not be the main event, but the announcement that the App Store will carry a game starring Mario is getting Nintendo ...
  49. Oracle Buys Cloud Logistics Specialist LogFire

    In an effort to boost its industry-specific cloud-related solutions, Oracle (NYSE: ORCL) on Tuesday acquired privately held ...
  50. JetBlue, Delta and the Battle for Boston (JBLU, DAL)

    JetBlue retaliated today against Delta's increasing expansion into Boston Logan Airport.
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