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Why Facebook Inc. Abandoned Its App and Internet of Things Platform

Did the social network make the right call by shuttering Parse?

Lower Costs Boost C.H. Robinson Worldwide's Results

The logistics and transportation company exhibited crisp organic growth and benefited from lower costs in the fourth quarter of 2015. But management also discussed one issue of concern for the current year.

Why Brixmor Property Group Inc. Stock Plummeted Today

Three top officers step down immediately as the company's audit committee finds problems in its financial reporting.

5 Things Comcast Management Wants Investors to Know

The No. 1 U.S. cable company had a strong year even after losing out on the big prize when the FCC scuttled its attempt to buy Time Warner Cable.

Why Shares of Air Lease Corp. Fell 23% in January

Investors are worried about economic slowdowns in developing countries.

Why bluebird bio Inc.'s Stock Dropped 34% in January

Bluebird's stock get caught up in January's biotech meltdown.

Cognizant Technology Falls on Slowdown Fears

The IT consulting company gave guidance that fell short of what most investors were looking to see.

Don't Listen to Your Users, Twitter

Twitter faces user backlash about a change that could make it more like Facebook.

Facebook's Ad Prices Defy Gravity

Facebook increased its average ad price by 21% last quarter.

Smith & Wesson Holding Corp: Will Women Fire Up the Next Round of Gun Sales?

Strong evidence indicates that women are taking an increasing interest in firearm ownership.

Why Stratasys, Ltd. Lost a Third of Its Value in January

It was the month's worst performing 3D printing stock.

NVIDIA Corp.'s Most Popular Product in 2015

The graphics specialist's most popular product in 2015 was also its most controversial.

The Most Important Investing Rule

In tough markets, it's essential to keep this in mind.

Should Fitbit, Inc. Be Moving Down-Market Instead?

Instead of trying to compete with full-featured smartwatches, maybe Fitbit should stick to what it knows best: stand-alone fitness trackers.

Can NewLink Genetics Win the Zika Vaccine Race?

Does NewLink's success with Ebola suggest it can do the same with Zika?

Following the Stock's Plunge, Is LinkedIn a Buy?

The professional social network sees its value cut in half in a single day.

Why Ultimate Software Fell 10% on Friday

Ultimate, Manhattan Associates, salesforce.com, and a plethora of other business software makers plunged hard on Friday. Many of them really shouldn't have.

Why Blackbaud Inc. Fell 10.1% on Friday

A fellow business software specialist dragged down the entire sector of Friday. Investors will have better data on Blackbaud itself in just a few days.

Pegasystems Inc. Stock Fell 10% Friday

The enterprise business software specialist declined on no news.

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