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Dollar Shave Club Sells for $1 Billion

Henry Truc | Equities.com |

The little men's grooming startup that could is now shaving with the big boys.


Super Bowl XLVII Commercials Preview: Which Brands Will Stand Out?

Michael Teague | Equities.com |

To say that the Super Bowl is a spectacle of advertising as much as it is of sport has been an understatement for many years now.  Indeed, were it not for the advertisements, what entertainment


Equities Sector Coverage: Stocks Close Higher on Jobs

Sector Recap | Equities.com |

Initial Jobless Claims rose to 367,000 staying above the 350,000 recessionary threshold. Factory Orders fell 5.2% in August the biggest drop since January 2009. Freddie Mac set its 30-year fixed


Equities Sector Coverage: Stocks Unable to Recoup from Lower Open

Sector Recap | Equities.com |

The Dow Jones Industrial Average traded to a day’s low at 12,793.43 then consolidated well below its May 2nd 2011 high at 12,876.00. The NASDAQ traded between 2887.33 and 2903.03. The S&P


Diamond is Not a Market's Best Friend

Joel Anderson | Equities.com |

Embattled stock Diamond Foods (DMND) suffered through one of the worst single-day drops in share price since the company's IPO in July 2005 after news that the company would not be filing its


3 Food Stocks With Sweet Returns and Tasty Dividends

Joel Anderson | Equities.com |

For investors who are sick of opening the paper each day to learn about a new European politician who somehow sent markets back into turmoil and crushed their portfolio in the process, the


Low Confidence Hurts Consumer Goods

Joel Anderson | Equities.com |

The Conference Board's consumer confidence index fell to 39.8 for the month of October, showing that the lack of confidence in the labor market could prolong the economic recovery as consumers


Equities Sector Coverage: Stocks Pare Losses To Break Losing Streak

Sector Recap | Equities.com |

We had mixed data on the labor market Wednesday morning as Challenger, Grey & Christmas reported that planned layoffs rose to 66,414, a sixteen month high in July, while ADP reported that the


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Can the Media Solve the Partisan Conflict?

Andrew McCarthy, Contributing Editor, The National Review; Michael Zeldin, CNN Legal Analyst; Celeste Katz, Senior Political Reporter, Glamour; Silvia Davi, SVP, Contributing Editor, Equities.com; and Doug Simon, CEO, D S Simon Media discuss how the media’s role has shaped the landscape for communicators and what the media is trying to do to reduce discord in society.