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    1. Goldman Sachs Board Member Bill George Slams Tesla on Twitter

      Goldman Sachs Board Member Bill George Slams Tesla on Twitter

      print Harvard Business Scholl professor and Goldman Sachs board member Bill George. Harvard Business School professor and Goldman Sachs board member Bill George is not a fan of Tesla's disclosure practices. In a tweet sent out Thursday morning , George disagreed with Tesla CEO Elon Musk's contention that disclosing the death of a Tesla driver using the company's auto-pilot feature was "not material" ahead of the company selling $2 billion in stock...

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    2. Boeing is Shoveling a Ton of Cash to Shareholders in 2016 (BA)

      Boeing is Shoveling a Ton of Cash to Shareholders in 2016 (BA)

      Boeing is shoveling a ton of cash to shareholders in 2016.  In an announcement on Monday the aerospace giant announced a new $14 billion share repurchase plan and a 20% increase in its regular quarterly dividend starting next year.  Boeing — which has a market cap just under $100 billion — said its $14 billion buyback plan will replace the current $12 billion plan that was previously in place and of which $5.25 billion remained...

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    3. Yahoo's Board Suddenly has a Big, Looming Problem and it Could Mean the End of Marissa Mayer

      Yahoo's Board Suddenly has a Big, Looming Problem and it Could Mean the End of Marissa Mayer

      The next big fight could soon be coming to Yahoo's boardroom.  And this time it could mean the end of the line for Marissa Mayer's tenure as Yahoo's CEO.  Over the last few weeks, the news surrounding Yahoo has been bad.  On Wednesday, SunTrust analyst Bob Peck wrote about a doomsday scenario  for the company's tax-free Alibaba spin-off  in which Yahoo actually  loses money. On Thursday ...

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    4. Forbes Sold Itself Last Year and Now Something Very Strange is Happening

      Forbes Sold Itself Last Year and Now Something Very Strange is Happening

      This is an odd one.  According to a report in The Financial Times, the Forbes family has sued Integrated Whale Media Investment, the Hong Kong-based investment group which bought a majority stake in Forbes Media last July.  The complaint, which was earlier reported by Law 360, claims Integrated Whale has failed to repay money it borrowed from the Forbes family to finance the transaction...

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    5. Jamie Dimon is a Billionaire (JPM)

      Jamie Dimon is a Billionaire (JPM)

      According to the Bloomberg Billionaires index, Dimon, the CEO of JPMorgan, joins his mentor Sandy Weill as one of the few banking executives to become a billionaire. Bloomberg writes that Dimon derives a bit less than half of his $1.1 billion net worth — $485 million — from his stake in JPMorgan, with the rest of his net worth coming from an investment portfolio spurred by his sale of Citigroup stock in the 1990s...

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    6. Trading in Shares of the Light Bulb Company Whose Chairman Was Arrested Will Be Suspended for at Least a Few More Weeks (FNRG)

      Trading in Shares of the Light Bulb Company Whose Chairman Was Arrested Will Be Suspended for at Least a Few More Weeks (FNRG)

      Trading in ForceField Energy has now been suspended for at least two weeks.  On Monday, shares of ForceField tanked, falling more than 20%, before being halted after the LED lighting company disclosed that its chairman, Richard St. Julien, was arrested on Friday and resigned on Sunday...

       

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    7. Herbalife's Biggest Individual Shareholder Has Added To His Position

      Herbalife's Biggest Individual Shareholder Has Added To His Position

      Post Holdings executive chairman Bill Stiritz has added to his stake in Herbalife. Stiritz, who is Herbalife's biggest individual shareholder, has added to his 8.2% position in Herbalife during the stock's recent pullback, according to a report from CNBC's Scott Wapner. Wapner, citing sources, also reported that Stiritz hasn't sold a share of his stake in the company. Earlier this month ...

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