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Yet even as Uber undergoes leadership troubles, the company — which is largely funded by venture capital and private equity firms — remains an attractive investment because it is the world’s biggest ride-hailing service and is growing fast. For some of Uber’s existing shareholders, selling stock now could help lock in a hefty profit at a time when the company’s future is unclear.

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It feels like anything but a summer vacation for Wall Street lately.

Investors and traders were rattled by rising tensions between the United States and North Korea, while lackluster inflation data made them reassess the likelihood of the Federal Reserve raising interest rates later this year.

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The video game industry is undergoing major changes in how gamers experience content. Being a successful video game company is no longer about releasing a hit game that sells millions of copies and moving on to the next big hit.

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Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN ) has already made clear moves toward bolstering its food delivery business, with the purchase of Whole Foods Market, Inc. (NASDAQ: WFM ) earlier this year and a trademark filing for a meal-kit delivery service. Now, it appears Amazon is exploring new food technology that produces prepared meals without refrigeration as it develops its food delivery and meal-kit services.

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Here's How to Retire Early [0.14]

Posted on Aug. 13, 2017, 11:34 p.m. by Latest Articles in Stocks @ [source]

We hear stories all the time about people who manage to retire in their 50s, 40s, or even earlier.

If you're serious about retiring ahead of schedule, whether that means leaving the workforce at age 50 or sometime in your early 60s, you have a pretty good shot at meeting that goal if you start working toward it soon enough.

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While Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL ) iPhone 8 rumors have been accelerating in the last few weeks, pundits still are going back and forth over whether "iPhone 8" will even be the name of the forthcoming flagship.

Apple faces challenges from Samsung's (OTCMKTS: SSNLF ) Galaxy Note 8 and Alphabet Inc's (NASDAQ: GOOGL ) Pixel 2 from Google this year.

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Is Hormel a Good Dividend Stock? [0.14]

Posted on Aug. 13, 2017, 10:34 p.m. by Latest Articles in Stocks @ [source]

When I think about dividend stocks , I normally think about stocks with above average dividend yields. I don't think that's surprising, but I know it's shortsighted.

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1 Thing Shopify Does Right [0.25]

Posted on Aug. 13, 2017, 9:34 p.m. by Latest Articles in Stocks @ [source]

Running a small business is hard. The Bureau of Labor statistics reports that almost half of all small businesses fail within five years and two-thirds fail within 10 years.

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Bill Perkins of energy hedge fund Skylar Capital says the natural gas market could soon rev up. During the winter, Perkins expects natural gas prices to rise to $4.

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In recent years, video games have sort of broken the stereotype of the loner teenager cooped up in his or her room all day twiddling thumbs on a controller. Additionally, Amazon recently launched the ability for viewers to buy certain games directly from Twitch streams.

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Some meals are harder to piece together than others, and the same can be said about broken IPOs. The unattractiveness of Blue Apron as an investment will make it harder to raise new capital, likely limiting what the unprofitable company can spend on marketing in the future to drum up new foodies.

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Read This Before You Get an Annuity [0.15]

Posted on Aug. 13, 2017, 8:34 p.m. by Latest Articles in Stocks @ [source]

People who buy annuities, it turns out, live longer than people who don't, and not because the people who buy annuities are healthier to start with. Some annuities, such as indexed annuities and many variable annuities, are problematic and unsuitable for many people, due to steep fees and/or restrictive terms.

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New gold policy likely soon [0.15]

Posted on Aug. 13, 2017, 7:42 p.m. by Markets @ [source]

In a statement issued after its 14th edition of the India International Convention 2017, organised in Goa, it said the ministries of finance, commerce and consumer affairs, the Reserve Bank of India and other stakeholders were coming out with a comprehensive policy.

The participants said the policy would include the setting up of a spot exchange for transparent trading and India good delivery standards which will give refunds in India as acceptable for good delivery and permitting banks dealing in to hedge in options (allowed last week by the markets regulator), with the Multi Commodity Exchange to begin doing so.

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Software Projects Ultimate Re-Energizer Protocol [0.09]

Posted on Aug. 13, 2017, 6:55 p.m. by Stock Gumshoe @ [source]

This is a discussion topic or guest posting submitted by a Stock Gumshoe reader. The content has not been edited or reviewed by Stock Gumshoe, and any opinions expressed are those of the author alone.

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"Fire and Fury" is hard [0.17]

Posted on Aug. 13, 2017, 6:38 p.m. by Humble Student of the Markets @ [source]

Any purchase or sale activity in any securities or other instrument should be based upon your own analysis and conclusions. I may hold or control long or short positions in the securities or instruments mentioned.

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President Donald Trump is ready to launch a new trade crackdown on China next week according to a Trump administration official.

Deutsche Welle reports US President Donald Trump ponders trade war with China.

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NFTRH 460 Out Now [0.05]

Posted on Aug. 13, 2017, 3:58 p.m. by Notes From the Rabbit Hole @ [source]

Finally we have a crack in the markets. That shakes the tree and drops some analytical fruits for us to evaluate.

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Ashland, $ASH, rose steadily from January through to a top in June. Look for a push out of consolidation to participate higher or on the short side…..

IDEXX Labs, $IDXX, rose from a November low to consolidate from December through February.

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