Apollo Education to Be Taken Private in $1.1 Billion Deal

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Apollo Education Group said Monday it had reached a deal to be taken private by a group of investors including Apollo Global Management in a $1.1 billion deal.

7 Things Investors Should Be Watching For in 2016

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After a rough January, here’s what investors can do to deal with what’s ahead.

'Star Wars' Boosts Hasbro Sales

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Hasbro posted a better-than-expected, double-digit revenue gain Monday, boosted in part by the brisk sale of Stars Wars toys during its latest quarter.

Super Bowl TV Ads Bring Lighter Tone

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Super Bowl ads had a lighter tone this year, a marked departure from 2015 when experts said too many companies aired overly emotional or heavy spots.

Hedge Funds Bet on Risks in U.S. Blue-Chip Debt

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Hedge funds are betting the next bond sector to crack will be the $4.5 trillion market for the safest U.S. corporate debt. Some see evidence of problems that won’t be confined to areas such as energy and junk bonds.

Big Companies Pull Back After Rough Quarter

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After a tough end to 2015, big companies are starting the new year with a tight rein on capital spending, and in some cases layoffs, seeking to cope with sluggish industrial demand and uncertainties about the American consumer.

Ford to More Than Double Mexico Production Capacity in 2018

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Ford Motor will build a new assembly plant in Mexico and sharply increase Mexican factory output, representing the latest shift of investment abroad by a Detroit auto maker after the signing of a costly labor deal.

Corporate Credit: Less Than Angelic

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Companies’ credit ratings are starting to feel the strain. Watch out for more downgrades to junk in the coming months.

Why a Recession Could Arrive Without a Yield Curve Warning

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Investors may not be able to count on a once-reliable economic warning bell, a yield curve inversion, to ring before the next recession.

'Panda 3' Stays On Top

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“Kung Fu Panda 3” remained atop the box office over Super Bowl weekend, while the Coen brothers’ “Hail, Caesar!” and the Jane Austen-monster mashup “Pride and Prejudice and Zombies” followed distantly behind.

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