CFOs Turn to Outside Consultants as Challenges Mount

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Finance chiefs at companies including Baxter International, Northern Trust and Alaska Air are turning to outside consultants as they grapple with increasingly complex challenges ranging from shareholder activism to merger integration.

What the Democrats Mean for the Stock Market

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The rule of thumb that Republicans are better for investors and big business needs more nuance now.

Sprint's Reboot Gains Ground

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Sprint continued to add customers in the latest quarter, helped by its aggressive discounting, and revenue slid less than expected amid indications the wireless carrier’s reboot is gaining ground.

Apple Taps Highly Regarded Executive to Oversee Car Project

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Apple has tapped a highly-regarded senior executive who helped bring to market many of Apple’s signature products to oversee its fledgling automobile project, according to people familiar with the matter.

As It Ends, Yahoo's Tale Is One of Missed Chances

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Yahoo’s $4.83 billion sale to Verizon puts an exclamation point on a tumultuous two-decade run that began with success as the web’s organizer, and ended with a cycle of failed leaders and strategic blunders.

Verizon Doubles Down on Media With Yahoo Deal

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Verizon’s planned acquisition of Yahoo deepens the nation’s largest wireless carrier’s investment in digital media but hands it a troubled company in need of restructuring.

Twitter Rally Leaves Fundamentals Behind

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Twitter’s shares have jumped more than 30% since Microsoft’s deal for LinkedIn; why the rally looks overdone.

Boeing Is 'Delinquent' on Payments, Says Supplier Rockwell Collins

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In a rare public dustup between two of the biggest collaborators in the aerospace industry, a major supplier to Boeing Co. said the world’s largest plane maker was behind on tens of millions dollars in payments due at the end of last month.

U.S. Oil-Train Boom Is Quickly Waning

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The recent boom in oil transportation by rail in the U.S. is in decline, threatening what was once viewed as a sizable driver of growth for the railroad industry.

More Patience Needed at Gilead

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Gilead’s second consecutive revenue miss won’t make deal speculation go away.

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