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Walt Disney Company's Board Gets Another All-Star

Nike CEO Mark Parker joins Disney's board.

Why HCP, Inc. Stock Plunged Today

Lower guidance and a lingering problem in the portfolio are behind the company's nosedive today.

Better Buy: Illinois Tool Works or 3M Company?

These industrial companies reported better than expected results and have good underlying prospects. But are either worth buying?

Why TransDigm Group Incorporated's Shares Dropped 16% Today

Weaker-than-expected earnings couldn't offset strong guidance for the aerospace manufacturer today.

Why Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. Shares Popped

The building products specialist bounces on an upbeat outlook. But will the turnaround last?

3 Things to Know About Wells Fargo Right Now

Investors in the nation's third-biggest bank by assets needn't fear a downturn in the economy or the stock market.

Why Shares of Wayfair Inc. Tumbled Again on Tuesday

The online retailer is being hit hard by negative commentary from Citron Research.

Why NorthStar Realty Finance Corp. Stock Plummeted Today

The REITs shares take a dive as an analyst slashes his price target on the company's stock.

Better Buy: The Procter & Gamble Co vs. Kimberly-Clark

Stacking the two consumer goods titans up against each other.

Boston Beer Co Inc Wages War Against Hard Root Beer, Cider, and Fragmentation

The Sam Adams brewer finds itself in a hornet's nest of headwinds -- how will things shake out for the company in 2016?

Will 2016 Be Novartis' Worst Year Yet?

WIth its top seller facing increased generic competition, this could be a very bad year, indeed.

3 Takeaways From Union Pacific's Q4 Report

Union Pacific recently reported disappointing quarterly figures as the company continues to hit new 52-week lows.

What the DuPont-Dow Chemical Merger and Spin-Off Mean for Investors

Shares of Dow are down 24.4% while shares of DuPont are down 26.8% since the announcement of their proposed merger in late 2015.

Why Weight Watchers International, Inc. Shares Gained Today

The company's deal with Oprah Winfrey might be paying off sooner than expected.

Apollo Investment Logs a 4Q Loss

Weakening prices for its portfolio investments led to a net loss for the calendar fourth quarter.

Instant Analysis: Welltower Plunges 10% After Weak Results From Operating Partner

The largest healthcare REIT is down after Brookdale Senior Living reported dismal results in senior housing.

Intel and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing: Clearing Up a Misconception

Chipzilla probably isn't a full generation ahead of the foundries in terms of transistor performance.

What Investors Need to Know About the OTG EXP IPO

The airport restaurant specialist will make its market debut on Wednesday.

The Agony of High Returns

Even with a time machine, a lot of people wouldn't want to own the best-performing stocks.

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