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Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer reveals what she'll do next

Now that we have a buyer for Yahoo — Verizon — you may wonder what's next for Yahoo CEO Marissa...

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Mayer decries 'gender-charged' reporting...

Mayer decries 'gender-charged' reporting...(Third column, 8th story, link)Related stories:VERIZON Ends YAHOO Independence With Deal...Internet Also-Rans With BIG Hopes... ...

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Speculative Extremes and Historically Informed Optimism- John Hussman

The weekly view from John HussmanCheck out John Hussman Stock Picks » Download GuruFolio Report of John Hussman (Updated on...

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Netflix picks up rights to 'The People v. O.J. Simpson'

LOS ANGELES — Netflix is giving viewers their crime fix. The Los Gatos-based streaming giant announced Monday that it's acquired the rights to 22-time Emmy-nominated FX series The People v. O.J. Simpson. The 10-episode series —...

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How Jeff Bezos Pulled Ahead Of Warren Buffett [INFOGRAPHIC]

How Jeff Bezos Built His Amazon Empire by Jeff Desjardins, Visual Capitalist On Friday afternoon, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos briefly passed Warren Buffett to become the world’s third-richest person. Amazon shares have been up 54% since February,...

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Comparing Mayer's pay vs. performance

In Mayer's case, Yahoo stock has gone up during her tenure. That wasn't necessarily true for past...

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9 Things People Say About Marissa Mayer Just Because She’s A Woman

After months of rumors, Verizon announced Monday that it would acquire Yahoo for $4.83 billion. Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer, who for years has tried to keep the company independent, said she will stay on, but it’s not clear what her role will...

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Brian Rogers on Corporate Practices

CNBC interview discusses principles, guidance and boards.Check out Brian Rogers Stock Picks » Download GuruFolio Report of Brian Rogers (Updated on...

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Marissa Mayer scores $139.6M over troubled tenure

It might be the end of Yahoo, but CEO Marissa Mayer did well for...

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Marissa Mayer Is The Only Person Who Thinks Marissa Mayer Is Staying On At Yahoo

She could stay on post-merger, but the Gods of Logic would...

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Marissa Mayer Made A Lot Of Money Losing The Fight To Save Yahoo

NEW YORK ― If Marissa Mayer ends up leaving Yahoo when Verizon’s deal to buy the ailing web giant closes, she could walk away having made $219 million during her four-year tenure as chief executive. The woman tasked with saving...

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Netflix gets ‘The People v. O.J. Simpson’ in 2017

 Netflix has signed its first global licensing deal for streaming video rights with 20th Century Fox, and viewers are in luck because the first show coming to Netflix exclusively for streaming is American Crime Story. Netflix will be...

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One quote from Warren Buffett is tremendous advice for finding the next great investment

Warren Buffett, the leader of Berkshire Hathaway and one of the most successful investors ever, has a few adages for his form of value investing. While Buffett has been awellspring of investing insights, one of the most integral parts of Buffett's...

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Yahoo!, Verizon Slip on ‘Core’ Deal: Street Quizzes Mayer about ‘RemainCo.’

Shares of Yahoo! (YHOO) have opened down 88 cents, or 2%, at $38.50, and Verizon Communications (VZ) has opened down 17 cents at $55.93, after the two this morning announced that Verizon will buy the Internet advertising and search business of Yahoo! for...

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Yahoo's Mayer: Sale to Verizon isn't a failure

"I couldn't be prouder of the team that we have and what we've been able to achieve," she told CNBC's "Squawk on the...

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Reality check for Turkey: El-Erian

Turkish President Erdogan's crackdown could be brought to heel by its economic dependence, Mohamed El-Erian...

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Marissa Mayer's golden parachute will be worth $54.9 million if she gets fired (YHOO)

There's a lucrative pay package waiting for Marissa Mayer if she gets fired. On Monday, Verizon announced that it will buy Yahoo for $4.83 billion in cash. But what's not clear is what will happen to embattled Yahoo CEO Marissa...

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Marissa Mayer will stay at Yahoo after sale (for now)

Now that Verizon has acquired Yahoo for $4.83 billion, what will happen to its CEO Marissa Mayer? Well, in a surprise move, the former-Googler says she's planning to stay with the company. It was widely expected that Mayer, who has been CEO for just...

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Tony Robbins Is Not Your Guru 

It’s really hard not to cry during the Tony Robbins documentary. You should try it. Sit down with a glass of something comforting and turn on Netflix’s I Am Not Your Guru, and attempt, through soaring music and Tony’s stirring...

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Ericsson: After CEO Vestberg’s Departure, Gross Profit is Priority, Says JP Morgan

Shares of telecom giant Ericsson (ERIC) are up 28 cents, or almost 4%, at $7.64, in early trading after the company this morning announced at the start of European trading that its CEO of seven years, Hans Vestberg, will step down, and that its CFO,...

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MARISSA MAYER: I'm planning to stay

Verizon is acquiring Yahoo's core internet business for about $4.83 billion. Following the official news on Monday, Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer sent an email to her employees around the world announcing her plans to stay at the company. "For me...

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Warren Picked as Keynote Speaker

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) has been chosen as the Democratic National Convention’s keynote speaker, the Los Angeles Times reports. She will be preceded by Sen. Bernie Sanders, Sen. Cory Booker and First Lady Michelle...

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Paul Krugman: Delusions of Chaos

The phrase "trumped up" comes to mind: Delusions of Chaos, by Paul Krugman, NY Times: Last year there were 352 murders in New York City. This was a bit higher than the number in 2014, but far below the 2245 murders ... in 1990, the...

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Brute force of money lifts Buffett indicator to 6-year high: Should you worry?

A post-Brexit rally in the market and entry of newly listed companies via the primary market caused the BSE m-cap to surge, thereby lifting the...

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Passport Capital’s Burbank Very Optimistic on Saudi Arabia’s Economy

Passport Capital’s Burbank Very Optimistic on Saudi Arabia’s Economy London-The chief investment officer of one of the world’s largest hedge funds said he was optimistic on Saudi Arabia’s economy as the country opens its capital...

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Herbalife and Ackman: A History 

On July 15, 2016, Herbalife Ltd and the Federal Trade Commission reached an agreement that settles the FTC’s complaint. The company has agreed to pay $200 million to compensate consumers who may have been deceived into a rose-colored view of their...

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Yahoo! Chooses Verizon in $5B ‘Core’ Sale, Says Re/Code; Mayer Expected to Leave

Yahoo! (YHOO) and Verizon Communications (VZ) are expected to announce on Monday that the latter will buy Yahoo!’s core advertising business for nearly $5 billion, according to multiple outlets late Sunday. Re/code‘s Kara Swisher...

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Clinton VP Finalists had to turn over every password for every social media account for every member of family...

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Clinton VP Finalists had to turn over every password for every social media account for every member of family...(Third column, 4th story, link) ...

Clinton Didn’t Seriously Consider Warren

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Politico: “The Clinton campaign, which provided traveling reporters Friday night with a press release in background, bullet point form about the process, was carefully nudging narratives throughout. In late June, they purposefully seeded the...

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Warren Buffett & Bill Gates Discuss Innovation, Business and Success

Warren Buffett & Bill Gates Discuss Innovation, Business and Success Get The Full Warren Buffett Series in PDF Get the entire 10-part series on Warren Buffett in PDF. Save it to your desktop, read it on...

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6 Surprising Similarities Between Elon Musk and Warren Buffett

It’s certainly been a crazy couple of weeks for Elon Musk. In June, Musk announce plans for Tesla to acquire SolarCity (the solar panel company run by his cousins), which was met with much scrutiny by investors. This was soon overshadowed by the...

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Elizabeth Warren Teams Up With Barack Obama To Tout Wall Street Reform

WASHINGTON ― Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) joined President Barack Obama for the White House’s weekly address to tout actions the administration has taken to reform Wall Street and reduce the risk of another financial...

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David Tepper Teams Up With Brookfield Asset Management To Acquire SunEdison’s Stake In Terraform Power (TERP)

David Tepper‘s Appaloosa Management, along with Brookfield Asset Management Inc (NYSE:BAM), have set their eyes on Terraform Power Inc. (NASDAQ:TERP), having teamed up to bid for Sunedison...

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Cramer: No. 1 portfolio protection rule

Jim Cramer throws out the old rules of diversification with sectors and introduces his new way to build a...

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Cramer’s earnings approach: When to buy

Jim Cramer shares his game plan of stocks and events he will be watching and is ready to strike at the end of the...

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The NYT had an article on the research lab that uncovered Volkswagen's cheating on its emissions. Apparently the lab was run on a grant of $70,000. That would be less than 0.5 percent of your typical CEO's pay. In fact, it would be less than 10...   Read More >


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Clinton VP Finalists had to turn over every password for every social media account for every member of family...

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China's "unprecedented" credit growth a risk for global credit (1656664)

China's economy grew 6.7 percent in the first half of the year, unchanged from the first quarter. Unfortunately, this has come at the expense of even more debt in the economy. From Reuters: As China's economy notches up another quarter of...   Read More >


Sanders Supporters Chant ‘Lock Her Up’

“It’s not just Republicans that want presumptive Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton in prison,” the Wall Street Journal reports. “At a lively Sunday march in support of former Democratic presidential candidate Bernie...   Read More >


Russia Was Involved In DNC Email Breach

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Nintendo Co., Ltd Plunges After Issuing Pokemon GO Earnings Warning

Pokemon Go, the popular augmented reality game that has taken the world by surprise, has helped Nintendo double its share price. But on Monday, Nintendo Co., Ltd (TYO:7974) was down 18% after the company warned that this popular mobile game will have...   Read More >


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