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Disney, Netflix, Palo Alto Lead Week’s Insider Trades

In the days leading up to Christmas, top execs from Walt Disney (NYSE:DIS), Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX), Skyworks Solutions (NASDAQ:SWKS), Palo Alto Networks (NYSE:PANW), Oracle (NYSE:ORCL) and Delta Air Lines (NYSE:DAL) made notable trades. • Delta Air Lines CFO Paul Jacobson on Thursday filed a form with the SEC disclosing...
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AT&T License Renewal Sets Up Rovi For Comcast, Dish

Rovi (NASDAQ:ROVI) stock rose for the second day as Cowen & Co. upgraded the digital entertainment company following its set-top box license renewal with AT&T (NYSE:T). AT&T, which acquired satellite TV broadcaster DirecTV Group in July, on Wednesday announced a seven-year license renewal for Rovi’s interactive program guide...
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Comcast, Dish, AT&T Pay-TV Hikes Coming In 2016

Cable TV, of course, did not predate Benjamin Franklin. But had technology evolved faster, the American statesman and scientist could have said only three things are for certain: death, taxes and rising monthly cable TV bills. That’s right, cable TV bills are going up again, says a Bloomberg...
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Apple, GE, HP Among U.S. Firms Eyeing Iran Market

General Electric (NYSE:GE), Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL), HP Inc. (NYSE:HPQ), Schlumberger (NYSE:SLB) and other U.S. companies are reportedly preparing for the lifting of economic sanctions against Iran so they can enter the market of 77 million people. Concerned they might lag Asian and European competitors in Iran, some U.S. companies...
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Chipotle, Micron PTs Cut; Global Payments PT Hiked

Embattled restaurant chain Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE:CMG) had its price target slashed early Thursday, while Micron Technology (NASDAQ:MU) also got a price target cut and payment processing firm Global Payments (NYSE:GPN) had its price target raised following a major buyout announcement earlier this week. On an abbreviated trading...
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Fewer Americans Sign Contracts to Buy Homes in September

WASHINGTON — September marked a slowdown in Americans signing contracts to buy homes, the second consecutive decline for a real estate market that has been rebounding for the first half of 2015. The National Association of Realtors said Thursday that its seasonally adjusted pending home sales index dropped...
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