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Apple: Susquehannna Raises Target to $135, iPhone Demand Still Ahead of Supply

Shares of Apple (AAPL) are up 75 cents, or 0.7%, at $117.22, after Susquehanna Financial Group’s Chris Caso this morning raised his price target on the shares to $315 from $120, and reiterates a “Positive” rating, writing that his “checks” suggest that “apple is producing as much of the iPhone 6 Plus as they can” [...]

Could economics benefit from computer science thinking?

Economists are sometimes content asking whether or not a banking system could be stable or a market could continue to grow. But they and other scientists could benefit from a computational view that asks not just whether the right conditions...Show More Summary

How Much Is 3D Systems Corporation Investing for the Future?

A deeper look into 3D Systems' capital expenditures and what that says about the company.

‘China launches corporate probes’

China's corruption watchdog has launched a series of inspections into state-owned enterprises and government bodies. ||| Beijing - China's corruption watchdog has launched a series of inspections into state-owned enterprises and government...Show More Summary

White House: Chuck Hagel 'wasn't up to the job'

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel will step down Monday, and the White House is being fairly blunt about the reason for his departure. "He wasn't up to the job," a senior administration official told NBC. Hagel is resigning "under pressure," as The New York Times first reported, though he will remain in place until a success is confirmed. More

4 Cheap, Easy Ways to Invest Your First $1000

Getting started in investing can be daunting — and even more so if you're starting with modest funds. (See also: The Only 4 Things You Need to Do to Start Investing) For starters, finding good investments with a low minimum is challenging. And costs such as sales or transaction charges and...

Star Wars: Episode VII trailer will debut exclusively in select movie theaters on Friday

In a decision that flies in the face of a trailer-happy YouTube culture, the first trailer for Star Wars: Episode VII will debut exclusively in movie theaters on Friday. The Regal theater chain has revealed a list of nine theaters that will premiere the trailer, including locations in New York, Chicago, and San Diego. Show More Summary

CANCEL THANKSGIVING: The Most Important OPEC Meeting In Years Is Happening On Thursday (USO)

On Thursday, Americans will take off of work, sit around with family, and eat turkey to celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday. But there's something way more important happening in Austria: OPEC is meeting. And with crashing oil pricesShow More Summary

For This Young Entrepreneur, the First Step to Growing a Business Was Growing Up

Tammy Tibbetts has helped hundreds of girls around the world get access to education, and thereby, find their voice in society. First, though, she had to find her own voice.

Bankruptcy Can Happen, Even With a 700 Credit Score

Getty Every one of us has had "aha! moments." Epiphanies. Days when we reach a crossroads and realize that we have to make some changes. We're sharing moments like those in our Life Stage Lessons series: Real stories straight from the...Show More Summary

Bullish Sentiment Ticks Higher

After pulling back over the last two weeks, bullish sentiment in our weekly Bespoke Market Poll ticked up 6 percentage points to 61%:

Over at Equitable Growth: A Question I Want to Ask Richard Koo: Daily Focus

[Over at Equitable Growth][1]: [Conference on European Economic Integration (CEEI)]( Re: Richard Koo I am not sure that I can ask this question coherently. So if I do not, please feel free to just say "that was not coherent" and move on to answering the coherent questions... Show More Summary

Consumer Reports Puts Companies on Naughty, Nice Lists

Getty Images Santa may keep tabs on the behavior of kids of all ages. But in a modern world where courts consider corporations to be people, companies can also be naughty or nice. For the last five years, Consumer Reports has kept aShow More Summary

3 Things Archer Daniels Midland Company Wants You to Know

Archer Daniels Midland Company has been busy building a more profitable company with an eye on the future. Here are three things management wants you to know.

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