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Analysts Grill Janus Capital on 'Bond King' Bill Gross' Impact

thestreet.com — (( NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Analysts peppered Janus Capital Group JNS) executives with tough questions in its first earnings call following its hire of "Bond King" Bill Gross in September, an announcement that stunned the investing world and sent Janus shares some 30% higher.
Oct 23, 2014

Analysts Grill Janus on Bill Gross: 'When its time for Bill to step away whats left?' thestreet.com/story/12924642… via @TheStreet $JNS $BLK

Play McDonald's Without Risking Your Buns

realmoneypro.thestreet.com — Play McDonald's Without Risking Your Buns Fast food giant McDonald's (MCD) was hovering near its yearly low after reporting disappointing third-quarter numbers on Tuesday. Full-year 2014 EPS is likely to suffer a rare year-over-year decline. Expectations for 2015 have been scaled back.

Dunkin' Donuts Is Pushing to Win the Battle for Breakfast

thestreet.com — NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The battle for customers this year -- especially at breakfast time -- among fast food restaurants Dunkin' Donuts , McDonald's , Yum! Brands and even local convenience stores has been fierce thanks to discounted coffee offers and new breakfast sandwiches.

Approval Progress Fails to Eliminate Bally Concerns in $5.1 Billion Deal

thestreet.com — The spread on the $5.1 billion acquisition of Bally Technologies Inc. by Scientific Games Inc. narrowed but the market remains wary of the deal in a rocky equity market and uncertain performance in the gaming industry.

Digital Health-Monitoring Market Is a Whole New Growth Opportunity

thestreet.com — NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The digital health-monitoring market is the latest variation on a much-heard tune: another area of business where Apple , Google , Samsung Electronics and even Microsoft are turning the status quo on its head. The market of wearable bands, sensors and platforms is saturating quickly, so what are these companies doing to get it right?

Positive Earnings Reports Push Stocks to Surge on Wall Street

thestreet.com — Positive earnings reports from Dow components 3M and Caterpillar are helping to fuel a rally on Wall Street. Comcast (CMCSA) is higher after beating third-quarter earnings. The cable giant reported its profit rose 50 percent and revenue surged 4 percent. Earnings results are also lifting some airline stocks.

Why 3M (MMM) Stock Is Gaining Today

thestreet.com — NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Shares of 3M Co. are higher by 5.87% to $147.10 in late morning trading on Thursday, after the company reported an increase in 2014 third quarter net income to $1.3 billion, or $1.98 per diluted share, from $1.2 billion, or 1.78 per diluted share for the year ago period.
Oct 23, 2014

Maplewood-based 3M reports strong earnings for Q3, stock up almost 6 percent: thestreet.com/story/12924661…

Stock Market Today: Stocks Surge as Caterpillar's Strong Earnings Provide a Boost

thestreet.com — NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Stocks surged early Thursday amid strong third-quarter earnings from Caterpillar and General Motors , and an unexpected rise in manufacturing activity in China and the eurozone. The S&P 500 rose more than1% to 1,946.00, with the Nasdaq and Dow Jones Industrial Average both posting similar sized gains.

Here Are the 12 Least Energy Efficient States in America

thestreet.com — NEW YORK ( TheStreet) - North Dakota and Wyoming are the worst offenders when it comes to saving money for consumers and businesses through energy efficiency, according to a new report.