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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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5 Reasons You’ll Pay YouTube $9.99 a Month

YouTube is building a new paywall, but it doesn’t mean that everyone will have to start shelling out cash to watch kids slipping off skateboards or cats being cats. YouTube Red rolled out on Wednesday, giving those with money to burn on digital media a premium experience on...
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Why You Should Buy Longevity Insurance

It’s a dirty trick of modern life: escaping disease and accident to live long — only to run out of money before the end. With the withering of old-fashioned pensions combined with longer lifetimes and baby boomers flooding into retirement, the insurance industry is churning out a raft...
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