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- Duke Energy (NYSE: DUK ) reported earnings and is working to go forward with its acquisition of Progress Energy (NYSE: PGN ) .
- GM (NYSE: GM ) enjoyed a record profit for its full 2011 fiscal year. However, the automaker said it will freeze the company’s pension plan for 19,000 workers as GM moves them over to a 401(k) plan.
- AT&T (NYSE: T ) is eyeing new deals in hopes of increasing its spectrum. But the carrier’s interest in Dish Network (Nasdaq: DISH ) could turn up empty-handed, because Dish has plans to build out a high-speed wireless network of its own.
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