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By Ben Fox Rubin By Ben Fox Rubin Darden Restaurants Inc. agreed to sell its struggling Red Lobster chain to private-equity firm Golden Gate Capital for $2.1 billion in cash, despite long-running criticism of the planned move from several investors.
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By Ben Fox Rubin Priceline Group Inc. said first-quarter earnings grew 36% as the online-travel site continued to boost international bookings and posted stronger revenue.
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2014/4/29
By Benjamin Pimentel, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Brand ads on social networks don't really work that well, except those on Instagram, a report said Tuesday.
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By Benjamin Pimentel, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Twitter Inc. is scheduled to report first-quarter results after the market closes on Tuesday, it's second quarterly report since going public late last year.
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2014/5/7
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2014/4/28
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2014/5/6
By Catey Hill, MarketWatch There are few things that airline passengers hate as much as paying to bring their bags on board.
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2014/5/22
By Catey Hill, MarketWatch Office Depot is recalling more than a million desk chairs because they may send workers tumbling onto the floor, making some consumers wonder: Are there other dangers lurking in my office that I may not know about?
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2014/5/7
By Catey Hill, MarketWatch , Quentin Fottrell Some American workers may finally see an increase in their salary, according to a report in "The Wall Street Journal," as several companies --
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2014/5/8
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2014/5/19
By Christopher Zinsli GoPro Inc., a maker of wearable cameras that have become popular with professional athletes, has publicly revealed its paperwork for an initial public offering of stock.
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2014/5/5
By Chuck Jaffe, MarketWatch As much of the business world made its annual pilgrimage to Omaha, Neb., for the Berkshire Hathaway (BRKA) shareholder meeting this weekend, it is worth considering how well or poorly Warren Buffett might have fared if he ran a mutual fund.
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By Claudia Assis, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Shares of Plug Power Inc. rallied Tuesday, one day ahead of the fuel-cell supplier's earnings that are expected to show another loss.
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2014/4/30
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2014/5/8
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2014/5/15
By Craig Karmin, Kate O'Keefe and Eyk Henning Private-equity firm Blackstone Group LP has agreed to pay $1.7 billion to Deutsche Bank for The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, the glimmering but struggling 3,000-room hotel and casino on the Strip, Deutsche Bank said on Thursday.
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2014/5/24
By Dan Neil This car is going away.
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2014/5/16
By David Weidner, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Compensation is always a hot topic on Wall Street.
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2014/5/6
By Philip van Doorn In a year of buzz about social-media and tech mergers and acquisitions, utilities may turn out to be the industry with the most robust M&A market.
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By Conrad de Aenlle One of the simplest, most effective ways to beat the U.S. stock market over the long haul has been with a "Dogs of the Dow" strategy.
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By Erin McCarthy PetSmart Inc. cut its full-year outlook and said its fiscal first-quarter sales missed expectations, though the company's earnings for the quarter edged up 1.3%. PetSmart (PETM) shares slid more than 7% in premarket trading.
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SEOUL, South Korea and GENEVA, May 14, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- STMicroelectronics (NYSE:STM) , a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, and Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
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EULESS, Texas, May 15, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- U.S. Concrete, Inc. (Nasdaq:USCR) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a stock repurchase program to acquire up to $50 million of its outstanding common stock, par value $.001 per share.
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