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YHOO – Yahoo Hiring Pogue is Another Notch in Mayer’s Belt

Oct. 22, 2013, 9:55 am EDT – Yahoo hired NYT tech columnist David Pogue to spearhead consumer-tech coverage, another bold stroke by CEO Marissa Mayer More 

3 Retail Stocks With Surprising Revivals

Oct. 22, 2013, 9:45 am EDT – Retail stocks RadioShack (RSH), Sears (SHLD) and Staples (SPLS) have been revived during the year ... but it's questionable just what investors see in them. More 

Goldman Sachs Opens the Vault: 18 Companies Increasing Dividends

Oct. 18, 2013, 1:58 pm EDT – Abbott Laboratories (ABT) and Goldman Sachs (GS) led a big week of dividend increases that saw 18 companies pledge to toss more coin at investors. More 

BBY: Could We See a Quadrupler in Best Buy Stock?

Oct. 18, 2013, 1:28 pm EDT – Best Buy stock is the Wall Street turnaround story of the year, and I think a recent BBY price target predicting $50 a share is reachable by year's end. More 

3 Dividend Stocks That March to a Different Beat

Oct. 17, 2013, 10:36 am EDT – Finding new sources of monthly income from dividend stocks is a great way to enhance your portfolio. Here are three that fit the bill in different cycles More 

GE Earnings: Slow and Steady Wins the Race

Oct. 17, 2013, 9:47 am EDT – GE earnings for the third quarter will come to light Friday, and while we should see slow signs of progress, investors expecting fireworks probably will be disappointed. More 

Yahoo Earnings: Have a Little Confidence in YHOO

Oct. 15, 2013, 11:10 am EDT – Yahoo earnings come out after the bell today, and investors are looking for more concrete evidence that the Mayer strategy is bearing fruit for YHOO. More 

UTX Ups Its Payout: 6 Companies Increasing Dividends

Oct. 11, 2013, 1:18 pm EDT – United Technologies (UTX) was among only a few companies improving their quarterly dividends during this highly volatile week. More 

HPQ: Meg Whitman Is Spinning a Hopeful Tale

Oct. 11, 2013, 11:35 am EDT – HPQ stock holders might keep Meg Whitman around for a few more years given the increasingly healthy picture being painted at Hewlett-Packard. More 

Buy These 3 Stocks for a Monthly Paycheck

Oct. 10, 2013, 9:34 am EDT – Investors with an extra-close eye on regular retirement income can secure themselves a monthly paycheck by bundling trios of dividend stocks. More