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Revisiting Sin Stocks: Alcohol’s Worse Than You Think

The alcohol industry isn’t sufficiently represented in the perception of vice.

3 Reasons Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. Stock Could Rise

Generic and specialty drugmakers have seen profits soar on the heels of the so-called patent cliff. Teva Pharmaceutical Industries, however, hasn't followed in their footsteps for the most part. Even so, the company's shares look like a compelling buy for three reasons.

Heady U.S. IPO Market Rolls Into Autumn

WSJ.com What's News US - 2 hours 13 min ago
The anticipated flood of IPOs in coming months would cap off the busiest period for new U.S. share listings in decades.

Are These Stocks the Best Investments You Can Possibly Make?

What stocks are the best investments that are most likely to make you rich? The answer may surprise you...

Advertising: On Authenticity, ‘American Chopper’ and Investments

NYT > Business - 2 hours 17 min ago
Here are some questions about advertising, the media and popular culture that may never be resolved.

3 Reasons Danaher Corporation's Stock Could Fall

The bearish case for Danaher Corporation.

Seeing Discolored Lawns, California Businesses Apply Dab of Green

NYT > Business - 2 hours 25 min ago
In California, more homeowners are experimenting with dyeing their lawns to keep them bright shades of green.

Some Stock Strategists Brace for September Swoon

WSJ.com What's News US - 3 hours 13 min ago
Money managers who have been bullish for the long run are warning clients to beware of September, as they expect investors soon to begin wringing their hands over Federal Reserve plans to raise target interest rates next year.

Frequent Flier: Economist’s Roadside Adventures Result in a Book on Business

NYT > Business - 3 hours 46 min ago
For Paul Oyer, an economics professor at the Stanford Graduate School of Business, an impromptu road trip led to a multiyear research project.

Brainy, Yes, But Far From Handy

NYT > Business - 3 hours 50 min ago
Robots still lack a critical element that will keep them from eclipsing most human capabilities anytime soon: a well-developed sense of touch.

ABC’s Bet on David Muir of ‘World News Tonight’

NYT > Business - 4 hours 17 sec ago
ABC hopes that David Muir’s blend of youth, approachability and off-the-cuff tweets will attract young viewers to “World News Tonight.”

Itineraries: Upgrades, and Higher Prices, for Airport Hotels

NYT > Business - 4 hours 2 min ago
With occupancy rates increasing, many airport hotels are investing in renovations to their rooms, lobbies and meeting space — and raising their prices.

Your Money Adviser: Renter’s Insurance Offers a Hedge Against Dorm-Room Mayhem

NYT > Business - 4 hours 27 min ago
College students would do well to make sure their personal belongings are covered in the event of fire, theft, vandalism or natural disaster.

Fast-Food Workers Seeking Higher Wages Plan Another Strike

NYT > Business - 4 hours 34 min ago
Labor organizers hope to recruit home health care aides to join in protests in 100 cities on Thursday.

How United Airlines Just Made It a Lot Easier to Check Your Bags

United and other airlines are experimenting with ways to cut lines at the ticket counter.

Tech's Young Guns Embrace Old Ways

WSJ.com What's News US - 4 hours 56 min ago
Week Ahead: Business-software startups love to criticize the establishment, but they also are fond of borrowing from the old timers' playbook.That strategy will be on display this week at BoxWorks, the annual gathering for customers and allies of Box Inc.

Business in China Gets More Perilous

WSJ.com What's News US - 5 hours 33 min ago
The troubles for U.S.-based food processor OSI are a lesson in the perils faced by foreign companies in China, when operations are under unprecedented scrutiny and negative publicity can destroy a business almost overnight.

3 Ways AT&T's DIRECTV Buyout Might Fail

AT&T's proposed merger with DIRECTV faces many risks. These 3 issues could stop the deal in its tracks.

Will Apple Beat Google in Healthcare with iOS 8?

Are insurers about to enlist in Apple’s swelling HealthKit army, alongside EHR companies and hospitals?

3 Surprising Ways Intel Is Merging Technology With Healthcare

Let’s look at three remarkable ways Intel is expanding into the healthcare industry.


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