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5 Winners and Losers of the Week in Business

Filed under: Google, McDonald’s, Earnings, Market News, Materials & ConstructionIt’s been a hectic week in the world of business, from a company prematurely announcing a big merger agreement to analysts raising their price targets on a dot-com rock…

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5 Things to Watch This Week: Soda, TV, Obama, Luxury Goods, and Organic Groceries

Filed under: Coca-Cola Company, Earnings, Retail, Apparel, Food & BeverageAmong the many events that will move the markets this week, we’ll see an earnings parade for makers of luxury goods and a showdown between leading pay TV providers. Here are …

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D.C. Man Sues Comcast Over Error That He Claims Cost Him $26,000

Filed under: Company News, Comcast, Citigroup, Credit, Consumer AllyBy Abby Ellin

In June 2010, Marc Himmelstein called Comcast (CMCSA) of the District LLC to cancel his cable and high-speed Internet services in his Northwest Washington, D.C., home, C…

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5 Winners and Losers of the Week in Business

Filed under: Company News, Google , Microsoft, Berkshire Hathaway, Apple, Starbucks, ComcastCompanies can make brilliant moves, but there are also times when things don’t work out quite as planned. From Buffett stock buybacks to Google Maps missed oppo…

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Everyone’s Watching Less Network TV: Guess What They’re Doing Instead

Filed under: Company News, Media, Netflix, Comcast, Facebook, News Corp, Walt Disney, LifestylePrime time isn’t what it used to be.

Fresh data from ratings tracker Nielsen shows an alarming drop in television viewership. ABC, Fox, CBS and NBC have com…

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