Rick Newman

March 2012


5 Ways Apple Could Stumble

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How high will it go?

Answering that question about Apple has become a kin to a parlor game for stock analysts, since the company can seemingly do no wrong. Apple's stock, now in the rarified air above $600 per share, is up 48 percent this year alone. Over the last five years, the stock has soared ...

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Apple Inc.
stock market
technology

Why Rick Santorum Needs Big Government

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Among the people surprised by Rick Santorum's success in the presidential campaign is Rick Santorum. The former senator has clearly struck a nerve among conservative voters that Santorum himself may not even fully understand.

Santorum's early focus on moral and social issues has evolved into a ...

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Santorum, Rick

How To Cash In On the Economic Recovery

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A year ago, the economic recovery turned out to be a false dawn. This time, however, it's looking like things could keep getting brighter.

The economy has been adding jobs for 17 months in a row, with the pace of hiring accelerating so far this year. Layoffs are abating, the stock market is rising ...

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economy

How Mother Nature Trumps Rising Gas Prices

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Everybody's watching gas prices as they flirt with the dreaded $4 per gallon threshold and threaten to disrupt a modest economic recovery.

The mild winter, by comparison, has few economists or pundits chattering. Yet the balmy weather—the fourth warmest winter in more than 100 years­­­­—may end up ...

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gas prices

Why New Bank Fees Are Here To Stay

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Outraged bank customers better have a lot of stamina, because the battle over new fees may only be getting started.

Consumers have won some gratifying victories against the financial industry recently, such as Bank of America's hasty decision last year to revoke its $5 monthly fee on debit card ...

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banking

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