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When I last wrote about Weyerhaeuser (NYSE:WY), its agreement to acquire Plum Creek Timber was ten days old, and several uncertainties surrounded the company as well as its intended transaction. Both its and Plum Creek’s shares were trading oddly, suggesting that investors expected (implausibly) that the price to which it had already agreed might be raised. In fact, the price distortion that....More>>>

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With viewership rapidly expanding into the hundreds of millions, eSports enjoyed some time in the spotlight at CES 2017 last week. Supernova analyst David Kretzmann was at the trade show in Las Vegas, and he spent some time getting the latest news for this growing industry from the VP and General Manager for eSports at Turner Sports.

Tune in to learn about how the media companies are approaching....More>>>

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Editor’s Note: In-depth coverage of this issue can be found at Tax Facts Online, the premier reference on the taxation of insurance, employee benefits and investments.

While it is always important for clients to take....More>>>

Barnes & Noble Q1 Earnings: Not a Best Seller

Small cap book retailer Barnes & Noble, Inc (NYSE: BKS) reported fiscal Q1 2018 earnings before the Thursday market open with results missing expectations and shares falling off in the high single digits in morning trading. Total sales fell 6.6% to $853 million as comparable store sales decreased 4.9% after declines in non-book categories outpaced improved book trends during the quarter.....More>>>

Barnes & Noble Q1 Earnings: Not a Best Seller

Small cap book retailer Barnes & Noble, Inc (NYSE: BKS) reported fiscal Q1 2018 earnings before the Thursday market open with results missing expectations and shares falling off in the high single digits in morning trading. Total sales fell 6.6% to $853 million as comparable store sales decreased 4.9% after declines in non-book categories outpaced improved book trends during the quarter.....More>>>

Mid-Afternoon Market Update: Steelcase Tumbles Following Disappointing Earnings Report; Staples Shar

Toward the end of trading Thursday, the Dow traded up 0.13 percent to 21,436.97 while the NASDAQ gained 0.24 percent to 6,248.63. The S&P also rose, gaining 0.17 percent to 2,439.68.

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Healthcare shares rose by 1.68 percent in the US market on Thursday. Top gainers in the sector included Sangamo Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ: SGMO), Valeant Pharmaceuticals....More>>>

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Pasadena, CA, based Investment company Poplar Forest Capital LLC buys Signet Jewelers, Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Abbott Laboratories, St Jude Medical, Weatherford International PLC, Keysight Technologies, sells Intersil, Allstate, Lincoln National, Bank of Americaoration, Microsoft during the 3-months ended 2016-12-31, according to the most recent filings of the investment company, Poplar Forest Capital....More>>>

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Legendary investor Bill Miller is the former chairman and chief investment officer of Legg Mason Capital Management. He has been named fund manager of the decade by Morningstar and ranked as the top 30 most influential people in investing by SmartMoney. Below is an edited summary of his interview with The Investor’s Podcast where he talks about determining the intrinsic value of various....More>>>

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GENEVA — With its new full-size flagship, Lexus believes it has elevated its hybrid power system to the next level.

That’s just what Lexus official say is the start of the innovative features in the 2018 Lexus LS 500h, which was unveiled Tuesday in Geneva. It comes to the U.S. late this year.

It has what Lexus, Toyota’s luxury division, calls a Multi-Stage Hybrid....More>>>

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On Wednesday, our Under the Radar Moversnewsletter suggested going long on small cap international merchandising and marketing services stockSPAR Group Inc (NASDAQ: SGRP):

Spar Group has been on our watchlist for a long time, and doesn’t look like it’s doing anything particularly spectacular today. That’s the point. The undertow was established about a month ago. We’ve....More>>>