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Readers responded to an article about LaVar Ball, the father of the U.C.L.A. basketball star Lonzo Ball, who has played a central role in his son’s career. ...
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Investors do not seem spooked, either. Shares in Wyndham Worldwide, the hotel company, are near their highest ever, as are shares of Marriott International, which merged last year ...
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Toshiba said on Wednesday that a consortium made up of the Innovation Network Corporation of Japan, Bain Capital and the Development Bank of Japan “presented the best ...
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Michael C. Jensen, a Nobel laureate and professor emeritus at Harvard Business School, famously — and successfully — made the case in the 1970s and 1980s that conglomerates ...
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But the story isn’t complete if it doesn’t include Univision News, one of the most striking examples I’ve seen all year of a news organization that is meeting ...
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There was the Fire phone, for instance, which was touted as being crucial to Amazon’s future. It was one of the biggest bombs since New Coke. At one ...
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In September, Neuberger Berman, a $267 billion investment firm that had been quietly building its own position in Whole Foods stock, sent a letter to the board of ...
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Mr. Bezos, who owns about 17 percent of Amazon, has enjoyed what could be the most rapid personal-wealth surge in history. As Amazon’s share price has more than ...
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The administration has not ruled out a second term for Ms. Yellen, but Mr. Trump said on the campaign trail that he would “most likely” pick a new ...
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Companies face a seemingly daily challenge as they grapple with boycott-ready consumers on the left and right, in addition to issues like having their ads appear next to ...
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