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Government Motors: Why Won’t D.C. Sell Its GM Stock?

Filed under: Company News, Ford Motor Co, General Motors, AutosWhy hasn’t Uncle Sam sold its shares of General Motors (GM)?

When GM went public again in late 2010, the federal government did sell some of the shares of GM it acquired as part of the 200…

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Why The New York Times Company Will Never Be Great Again

Filed under: Media, Google , New York Times CoYou’re reading this online. Remember that.

Shares of New York Times (NYT) have been floundering in the single digits since early March. The publisher hasn’t dished out a dividend in three years. Revenue ha…

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Coke Sees China’s Market as the Real Thing for Growth

Filed under: Company News, Coca-Cola Company, Stock Picks, Stocks in the News, Market News, FoodCoca-Cola (KO) reported strong second quarter results, with growth coming from emerging markets like China and Russia. China growth was led by 23% growth in…

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Walmart Stock Has Lots of Room to Rise on International Growth

Filed under: Company News, Wal-Mart Stores, Target Corp, Costco, Stock Picks, Amazon.com, Retail, Stocks in the News, Best Buy, Market News, Saving MoneyWalmart’s (WMT) international operations segment continues to be the key growth driver for the comp…

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Coffee Price Hikes Make Starbucks Stock Look Costly

Filed under: Company News, Starbucks, Stock Picks, Retail, Stocks in the News, Market News, FoodStarbucks (SBUX) has announced a 17% hike in the price of its packaged coffee to compensate for the steep increase in Arabica coffee prices. Its competitors…

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