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Hasbro Turns a First-Quarter Profit; Shares Jump

Hasbro Turns a First-Quarter Profit; Shares Jump

Shares of Hasbro, maker of Monopoly, Play-Doh and Transformers games and toys, jump after reporting first-quarter net income that beats analysts' forecasts.

Stock-Buyback Frenzy Will End After $2.5 Trillion Corporate Debt Binge

Stock-Buyback Frenzy Will End After $2.5 Trillion Corporate Debt Binge

Companies in the S&P 500 bought back a record $806 billion of their own shares last year. But the tactic - used by CEOs to juice their stock prices - may become less common as more companies confront the need to pay down debt, Bank of America analysts warn in a new note.

Bed Bath & Beyond Names New Chairman, Co-Founders to Exit Amid Activist Pressure

Bed Bath & Beyond Names New Chairman, Co-Founders to Exit Amid Activist Pressure

Bed Bath & Beyond names a new chairman and will reconstruct its board amid pressure from three activist firms for the home-goods retailer to boost its results.

Citigroup, Like Goldman Sachs, Tries Internet to Bypass Bank-Branch Wars

Citigroup, Like Goldman Sachs, Tries Internet to Bypass Bank-Branch Wars

Citigroup's network of 689 bank branches in the U.S. and Canada looks paltry compared with JPMorgan Chase's 5,000-plus web and Bank of America's 4,353 locations. So the bank is using its online bank to lure new customers - with juicy yields on savings accounts.

Unzipping Levi's Role In the History of Jeans

Unzipping Levi's Role In the History of Jeans

Watch the video, to learn how jeans came to be and the role Levi Strauss played shaping its history.

Everything Cannabis Investors Need to Know About This Year's 420 'Holiday'

Everything Cannabis Investors Need to Know About This Year's 420 'Holiday'

Sales for Pot Holiday 420 will get rolling early this year. Any cannabis investor should pay attention.

Amazon's Stock May Have Already Had Its Day in the Sun

Amazon's Stock May Have Already Had Its Day in the Sun

Nobody doubts what Amazon has achieved in the past. But knowing that Amazon succeeded in the past is of little use now when it's already one of the most valuable companies in the world.

Philip Morris Earnings Smoke Analysts' Forecasts

Philip Morris Earnings Smoke Analysts' Forecasts

Cigarette maker Philip Morris reports first-quarter earnings that handily beat Wall Street forecasts amid strong demand for both combustible and e-cigarette products.

30 Mother's Day Gift Ideas for 2019

30 Mother's Day Gift Ideas for 2019

When it comes to Mother's Day, getting the perfect gift can be a challenge. So if your creativity is needing some help, check out 30 mother's day ideas that are sure to impress.

Starbucks Price Target Raised at Cowen Ahead of Earnings

Starbucks Price Target Raised at Cowen Ahead of Earnings

An accounting change expands gross margins, which Cowen says investors aren't appreciating.