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5 Surprising Stocks Hitting New Lows

Filed under: Company News, Apple, Stocks, Historical Stock Prices(Getty Images)The Dow Jones Industrial Average hit a new all-time high last week, but not every stock went along for the ride.

In fact, a whopping 221 stocks hit fresh 52-week lows on th…

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Midday Market Minute: BP, Gulf Coast Oil Spillers Face Day in Court

Filed under: Company News

By Kristen Hays and Braden Reddall

Feb 21 – Nearly three years after a deepwater well rupture killed 11 men, sank a rig and spewed 4 million barrels of oil into the Gulf of Mexico, BP (BP) and the other companies involved a…

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Facebook Posts Record $1.1 Billion Profits But Still Gets Huge Tax Break

Filed under: Company News, Technology, Facebook, Market News, Computer IndustryBy Eric Brown

Last year, Facebook went public and brought in record profits exceeding $1.1 billion. And yet, not only will the ubiquitous social network not be paying any t…

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Midday Market Minute: Food Industry News Galore (Kraft, Burger King, More)

Filed under: Company News, Earnings, Market News, Mergers & Acquisitions, Food & Beverage

By Olivia Oran and Martinne Geller

At the heart of the $23 billion buyout of iconic American company H.J. Heinz Co (HNZ) is a low profile Brazilian gro…

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GM’s 2012 Performance Slips Amid European Woes and Lower Market Share

Filed under: Company News, Earnings, General Motors, Automotive Industry

General Motors’ (GM) earnings and market share were down in 2012 despite a better year for car sales in the U.S., a combination that soured Wall Street on the automaker’s fourt…

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