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Iconix Brand Group (ICON) announced a divestiture, and a rather significant one. The company is selling its Sharper Image Brand in a $100 million deal, reducing its net debt position by roughly a tenth.

This is a surprising move after the company has gone on an acquisition spree over the past decade, resulting in elevated debt ratios and negligence of the 篓own篓 brands. This divestiture....More>>>

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Jimmy Buffett has restaurants, a line of beer, adventure vacations, casinos, clothing, resorts, radio and television assets as well as salad dressings, margarita salt and spicy frozen shrimp. Up next? Retirement communities.

It was just a matter of time until the man who built an empire on Margaritaville, a song about drinking too much and bumming around in a beach town, would figure out....More>>>

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Just a few weeks ago, on Feb. 14, U.S. Federal Reserve fund futures were only assigning a 13% chance of a March interest rate increase, reported MorningStar.com.

But that probability has since done an about-face.

Fed funds futures are currently pricing in a 95% probability of a rate hike this month, even if this Friday’s payrolls report comes in a bit softer than expected.

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U.S. stock futures appear to be taking a breather this morning, after the major market indexes banked their second consecutive session of record highs on Friday. It will be a busy week for traders, as former FBI Director James Comey will testify this week before the Senate Intelligence Committee, the European Central Bank will hold a monetary policy meeting and U.K. election on Thursday could bring....More>>>

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Stifel’s Michael Scialla and Daniel Guffey warn investors not to chase the biggest gainers among the exploration & production stocks, including Denbury Resources (DNR) and Whiting Petroleum (WLL), and instead stick with more stable fare such as Anadarko Petroleum (APC), Rice Energy (RICE), and Continental Resources (CLR). They explain:

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Millennials may have learned something from watching their parents struggle with debt. Or maybe not. What do you think is more probable: Being bitten by a snake, being attacked by a shark or going into credit card debt? Okay, this is a trick question, but who knew that people could fear something they have control over?

A recent survey by online lender Affirm found that,....More>>>

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Last Friday, Boeing (BA) announced delays in its program to supply tankers to the U.S. Air Force. Canaccord Genuity’s Ken Herbert and Jonathan Morales consider the implications:

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On Friday, Boeing announced another slip in the KC-46 tanker program. Specifically, the company indicated that the Air Force has pushed its Milestone C production decision from June....More>>>

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This year has been particularly bad for many in the predictions business, but that isnt stopping market forecasters from doing their thing.

A team of Goldman Sachs analysts led by Charles Himmelberg has offered 2017 targets for a range of asset classes.

Their forecasts for the S&P 500 ....More>>>