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Non-profit Fundraiser is Oz-Doll-Fashion Collision

We’re pleased that, from September 4 to 14, the iconic story will once again lend its legacy to support the efforts of an eBay Giving Works non-profit fundraiser auction benefiting Habitat for Humanity. 96 more words

Business

United Parcel Service earnings beat the Street

Last year, UPS reported earnings per share of $1.16 on revenue of $13.52 billion. Wall Street had expected UPS to deliver quarterly earnings of $1.28 per share on revenue of $14.2 billion, according to a consensus estimate from Thomson Reuters. 7 more words

Ford earnings top expectations

Ford Motor delivered quarterly earnings that surpassed analysts’ expectations on Friday, but revenue was light. After the earnings announcement, the company’s shares rose about 2 percent in premarket trading. 10 more words

Rest on the 7th Day

Since my estate finds last Saturday, I’ve managed to wrap one for a Christmas gift, set my bedroom up with new lamp shades and flip a trio of stools for a good profit. 18 more words

Writing

Speaking of Footwear...

Apparently, sneakers are in. I’m not talking about fashion, this is straight economics. eBay’s sneaker sales have gone up to $338 million and has been steadily increasing every year (increase of 31% from last year). 60 more words

Nike

The Top 10 Fastest-Growing Private U.S. Defense Contractors

Source: Inc.com, by Graham Rapier 10/2014

As the U.S. escalates its presence in the Middle East, you’d better believe defense contractors are standing by. Check out the fastest growing, private defense contractors from the Inc. 277 more words

Financial/Societal Collapse And Dependence

Laughing at the fantastic Tesco fiasco

So, Tesco shares have closed the day 6.5% down after they announced profits have been overstated by £263m. Easily done I suppose. Apparently underlying profits have slumped to (a miserly) £783m, down almost 47% on the previous year and sales continued to fall. 306 more words

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