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Today's Business News and Opinion

IBM continues to talk up Watson, although the cognitive computing platform isn't really contributing to the company's overall revenue growth.
3/3/15 3:54PM
The Federal Reserve will most likely hike short-term interest rates in September, said Moody's Analytics chief economist Mark Zandi.
3/3/15 3:29PM
Comcast calls on Congress to pass legislation to supersede its landmark rules supporting net neutrality.
3/3/15 3:17PM
BlackBerry announced a new candybar design and a future "slider" model, but new hardware may not be enough to return the company to relevance in the smartphone business.
3/3/15 2:26PM
Investor relations executives at GE have been poking fun at an analyst report that says CFO Jeff Bornstein could replace Jeff Immelt within a year.
3/3/15 2:17PM
General Electric is one of the 'Dogs of the Dow' after declining 9.8% in 2014 and having a dividend yield of 3.5%.
3/3/15 2:03PM
Nutrisystem's shares have underperformed the market, but it's a solid dividend payer with a strong business outlook.
3/3/15 1:24PM
Despite what some investors believe, Immelt is being pushed to fall on his sword too soon.
3/3/15 12:52PM
Which materials stocks are the best bets for exposure to this wide sector?
3/3/15 12:34PM
Smartphone sales had a record year, and Apple led the way in the fourth quarter, thanks to huge demand for its new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus models.
3/3/15 12:08PM
Could General Electric GE CEO Jeff Immelt's days be numbered? Barclays analyst Scott Davis believes there will be change in the $260 billion market cap company's C-Suite 'within a year.'
3/3/15 12:04PM
Obese Americans taking Contrave to lose weight cut their risk of having a heart attack, stroke or dying from heart disease by almost half compared to people taking a placebo.
3/3/15 11:51AM
The sale to Springleaf comes as CEO Michael Corbat faces pressure to hike capital distributions.
3/3/15 11:47AM
Best Buy delivered a host of positive news on Tuesday. But investors didn't react as positively as expected.
3/3/15 11:45AM
First Apple debuted Apple Pay, then Google bought a piece of Softcard, and Samsung bought LoopPay. Naturally, PayPal had to act, and buying Paydiant was the deal it needed.
3/3/15 11:07AM
Ikea is going to help consumers who have become tired of constantly looking for an outlet to charge their phones, thanks to smart furniture.
3/3/15 10:36AM
The maker of natural and organic food and consumer products wants to double the size of its personal care products portfolio to up to $400 million in sales.
3/3/15 10:24AM
The Supreme Court should take this chance to nix Obamacare's subsidies. If it does so, the whole ACA-inspired health care reform would be upended -- but it needs to be.
3/3/15 10:14AM
Here are some trading guidelines for Bank America, Citigroup, JPMorgan Chase and Wells Fargo.
3/3/15 9:14AM
The Brazilian oil giant needs cash to fund operations and reduce debt amid a corruption probe that risks scaring off lenders.
3/3/15 9:11AM
U.S. stock futures are sagging after Monday brought new market highs and the Nasdaq crossed the 5,000 threshold, its highest level in 15 years.
3/3/15 8:55AM
China has long been a catalyst of consumer product scares. Lumber Liquidators is just the latest in a string of companies to take heat.
3/3/15 8:33AM
The slow commercial launch of the inhaled insulin Afrezza coupled with growing downward pricing pressure for all diabetes products compels Goldman Sachs to slap a 'sell' rating on MannKind.
3/3/15 8:16AM
The company, whose stock has been historically volatile, reports earnings on Wednesday.
3/3/15 8:04AM
Here's a technical look at five of the best breakout setups in the health care sector right now.
3/3/15 7:08AM
After getting axed by NBC, 'Community' comes to Yahoo! and joins a small but notable group of TV shows resurrected by online streaming services.
3/3/15 7:05AM
Even though mobile payments are lagging in consumer adoption, Google and Apple are putting up a strong fight for consumers' digital wallets.
3/3/15 7:00AM
Amazon is continuously innovating in the delivery space, and traditional retailers should take note.
3/3/15 7:00AM
Others in the shallow water market or in the most expensive shale plays are sure to follow Hercules and SandRidge, as the second phase of the shale bust lingers.
3/3/15 6:30AM
Tesla stumbles on three new concerns regarding the way the electric car maker accounts for its business. NXP Semiconductors and Freescale Semiconductor soar on merger announcement.
3/2/15 5:47PM
With both quarterly and full-year earnings growing at more than twice the rate of revenue, PetSmart is finding the right profit formula to return value to investors.
3/2/15 5:04PM
The three companies are testing a concept car that offers new methods for ordering and paying for goods.
3/2/15 4:53PM
Sale of the cardiac device company is part of Johnson & Johnson's strategy of trimming its portfolio.
3/2/15 4:46PM
When the Nasdaq last hit 5,000 back in 2000, stocks crashed soon after, but one strategist says history won't repeat itself this time around.
3/2/15 4:41PM
The stock's decade run shows no signs of slowing down.
3/2/15 4:16PM
The hit messaging app is a point of tension between the social network and the telecommunications providers it hopes to partner with on Internet.org.
3/2/15 3:54PM
Toxic chemicals may or may not be terribly hazardous to your health in small doses, but even a little too much formaldehyde is definitely poisoning profits for Lumber Liquidators' shareholders.
3/2/15 3:40PM
We believe both portfolio holdings have a chance to build upon today's gains.
3/2/15 2:48PM
For a fan of Warren Buffett, 48 year-old hedge fund manager Whitney Tilson sure picked an odd way to get attention.
3/2/15 2:41PM
Almost 15 years to the day in which the Nasdaq Composite hit a record high, the index hit the 5,000-mark on Monday -- the first time since its bust.
3/2/15 2:40PM
Here's how to trade some of the most active tech stocks on the market right now.
3/2/15 2:21PM
Stratasys is now positioning itself as a 3-D printing leader.
3/2/15 2:18PM
The NXP-Freescale merger is about having scale in a maturing market, according to analysts.
3/2/15 2:12PM
The stock's decline will continue until the court of public opinion comes to verdict.
3/2/15 1:47PM
Samsung, HTC, Microsoft and Sony announce new smartphones at the 2015 Mobile World Congress, Xiaomi stuns with a GoPro camera rival, and microSD memory cards hit a new milestone.
3/2/15 1:42PM
Dick's is the leading pure-play sporting goods retailer and should gain as sector sales increase.
3/2/15 1:17PM
The bid of $24.67 per share marks a discount to Friday's close, sending the target's shares lower in early trading.
3/2/15 1:00PM
Gun manufacturer Smith & Wesson has beaten the market soundly in recent months, but investors' profits could disappear quickly unless the company hits its targets Tuesday.
3/2/15 12:42PM

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