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The Shrinking SKU: What Causes Company Product Lines to Blow Up in the First Place?

The team takes a look at why manufacturers and other consumer goods companies bring about the product creep they later seek to control.

Cullen/Frost Bankers Turns the Corner

A steep decline in loan loss provisions allows the regional bank to return to profitable growth.

Visa Inc. Earnings Surge 28%

The payment titan's blockbuster acquisition of Visa Europe is beginning to pay hefty dividends.

TD Ameritrade Earnings Were Overshadowed by Its Scottrade Acquisition

Lower trading activity leads to weaker earnings in the fourth quarter, but the online broker's announced acquisition of Scottrade took center stage on the conference call.

Moody's Corporation Earnings Rise 15% as Bond Issuance Activity Strengthens

Strong third-quarter results prompted the credit ratings titan to boost its profit outlook.

Were Teddy Roosevelt, James Garfield, and Winston Churchill Capital-F "Fools"?

Oh, yes: They may not have been investors, but the certainly challenged the conventional wisdom of their day, notes author Candace Millard.

Why Diplomat Pharmacy, Inc. Shares Are Falling 13.6% Today

The departure of two senior executives is raising concerns among investors in this specialty pharmacy stock.

Why Chipotle's Q3 Earnings Freaked Out Investors

The headline earnings figures were horrible, but there's reason for investors to be optimistic.

Why Juniper Networks, Inc. Stock Soared Today

The network products leader is up on a strong quarterly report. Here's what investors need to know.

Why iRobot Corporation Stock Is Up Today

The home robot company's new focus is paying off with a strong quarter.

When Was the Last Time You Read Your Brokerage Account Statement?

Don't just file it and forget it. Taking a close look at your brokerage statements can help you stop fraud and avoid erroneous fees.

Why Shares of Dycom Industries Inc. Are Down 14%

The news that Alphabet would be scaling back its plans for Google Fiber is likely why shares of Dycom Industries are falling 14% today.

Why Vonage Holdings, Inc. Rose Today

The cloud-based communications expert is abandoning the low-margin consumer market in favor of profitable business-grade clients.

Why Owens-Illinois Inc.'s Shares Popped 14% Today

Even a small earnings beat had investors in Owens-Illinois Inc. bidding shares higher today.

What to Expect When Alphabet, Inc. Reports Earnings

Can the internet-search juggernaut beat expectations again in the third quarter?

Why Southwest Airlines Co Stock Was Falling Today

The discount airline said a key industry metric would continue to fall into the fourth quarter, prompting a sell-off.

What's Good for Comcast Is Good for Disney and SeaWorld

Comcast's great theme park and cable TV numbers bode well for two of its rival theme-park operators.

Why Akamai Technologies, Inc. Jumped 16% Today

Tuesday's third-quarter report showed the former network performance expert taking on a lucrative role in network security.

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