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Ford credits change for success

THANKS TO STRONG new products and stumbles at rivals, Ford saw the industry's biggest increases in market share.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-01-09/ford-credits-change-succes
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GM roars back to profit, but can it repay the government?

DETROIT --- In less than a year, General Motors Co. has roared back from bankruptcy to a quarterly profit. But can it sustain the income and repay billions of dollars in government aid?

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2010-05-17/gm-roars-back-profit-can-i
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High-end retail woos male shoppers with pizza, beer

OMAHA, Neb. - Mike Galaska does not like to shop. He doesn't like the crowds or spending money. It's for women, he says.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/12/19/bus_33935.shtml
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Buffet: Berkshire Hathaway on the prowl for acquisitions

OMAHA, Neb. - Billionaire investor Warren Buffett says he's on the prowl this year for new companies after lamenting last year's failure to make multibillion dollar acquisitions that would boost its earnings.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/03/08/bus_446708.shtml
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Keeping an eye on what your employees are doing

NEW YORK -- It's hard for outsiders at this point to understand what really happened at Enron Corp., and which executives and directors knew of the company's irregular accounting practices. Whether or not you believe the chiefs at Enron when they say they were out of the loop on questionable dealings, the scandal poses a question for small business owners - how do you keep track of what your employees are doing?

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/02/18/bus_334092.shtml
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Nasdaq, Amex discussing odd couple merger

NEW YORK -- The brash Nasdaq Stock Market and the lethargic American Stock Exchange are exploring a marriage that could mount a significant threat to the prominence of the New York Stock Exchange. A deal could be rewarding for investors by increasing competition in pricing stocks and could make it less expensive for companies' shares to be listed and traded in major markets.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/03/13/bus_224022.shtml
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Berkshire without Buffett? Shareholders' outlooks mixed

OMAHA, Neb. -- Gray and bespectacled, Warren Buffett would seem an unlikely character to garner the kind of adoration usually reserved for rock stars.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/10/fin_415115.shtml
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Berkshire without Buffett? Shareholders' outlooks mixed

OMAHA, Neb. -- Gray and bespectacled, Warren Buffett would seem an unlikely character to garner the kind of adoration usually reserved for rock stars.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/10/fin_415214.shtml
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Value mutual funds still have edge over growth funds

NEW YORK -- For investors trying to decide whether to put more money in value funds or growth funds, the current market offers little guidance, although recent returns show value might have a slight edge.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/07/fin_407978.shtml
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Wall Street jolted by a pair of critical analysts' reports

NEW YORK -- Eyebrows shot up in the financial world this week when two stock analysts issued critical reports about JetBlue Airways and Edison Schools, sending their shares tumbling.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/05/11/bus_344098.shtml
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