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Mortgage Rates are Near Yearly Lows

Mortgage Rates are Near Yearly Lows

Mortgage rates are back to near yearly lows. The latest data published by Freddie Mac on Thursday shows that the 30-year fixed-rate average slipped to 3.9 percent with an average 0.5 point. Despite the slight decline, the 30-year fixed rate is still..

George Clooney, Partners Sell Casamigos for $1 Bln

George Clooney, Partners Sell Casamigos for $1 Bln

The U.S. tequila brand, Casamigos, which was co-founded by George Clooney, will be sold to Diageo Plc (NYSE: DEO) for $1 billion dollars.Clooney and his partners, Rande Gerber and Michael Meldman, founded the company on a whim. In a Business Insider..

BMC Software Inc. and CA Inc. to Merge According to Rumors

BMC Software Inc. and CA Inc. to Merge According to Rumors

BMC Software Inc. and CA Inc. (NASDAQ: CA) are considering a merger deal according to which the two software development companies will be companied as part of the transition of CA becoming private. CA jumped more than 14% Wednesday mornin..

McDonald’s Shares at All Time High with Switch from Cashiers to Kiosks

McDonald’s Shares at All Time High with Switch from Cashiers to Kiosks

According to CNBC, analyst Andrew Charles at Cowen Inc. (NASDAQ: COWN) expects McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) shares to hit an all time high, raising the price target from $140 to $182, a 17.5 percent increase from Monda..

Give Me Liberty or Give Me Debt

Give Me Liberty or Give Me Debt

Liberty Tax, Inc. (NASDAQ: TAX), the parent company of Liberty Tax Service and most noted for their Sign Holders positioned in front of their stores in ‘Statue of Liberty’ garb, prepares over 2-million individual tax returns in over 4,00..

German Aldi to Invest $3.4 billion in US Igniting Rivalry with Lidl

German Aldi to Invest $3.4 billion in US Igniting Rivalry with Lidl

German grocery chain Aldi announced over the weekend that it would invest $3.4 billion to expand its U.S. store base to 2,500 by 2022. Aldi operates 1,600 U.S. and is now planning to open 900 new stores over the next five years. The announcement was..

bluebird bio Inc Shares Up After Phase 1 clinical Study Update

bluebird bio Inc Shares Up After Phase 1 clinical Study Update

Shares of the innovative clinical-stage biotechnology company bluebird bio Inc. (NASDAQ: BLUE) have jumped more than 13% Tuesday, after the company together with their partner Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ: CELG) reported updated results from the ongo..