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Wells Fargo loses teachers union AFT over ties to NRA, guns

CLOSE The deadly shooting at a Parkland, Fla., high school is prompting renewed calls for more gun control. USA TODAY More than 20,000 members of the American Federation of Teachers hold Wells Fargo mortgages.(Photo: Justin Sullivan, Justin Sullivan, Getty Images) Wells Fargo’s financial relationship with gunmakers and the National Rifle Association …

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How To Use The P/E Ratio And PEG To Tell A Stock’s Future

The price-to-earnings ratio or P/E is one of the most widely-used stock analysis tools used by investors and analysts for determining stock valuation. In addition to showing whether a company’s stock price is overvalued or undervalued, the P/E can reveal how a stock’s valuation compares to its industry group or a benchmark like the S&P 500 Index. The …

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Rodents, filth found at N.C. farm tied to massive egg recall

CLOSE A farm out of southeastern Indiana is recalling more than 200 million eggs that have been distributed to consumers in nine states because of possible salmonella contamination. USA TODAY Rose Acre Farms egg donation to Gleaners Food Bank. (Provided by Debbie Wilson, 317-925-0191 ext. 117)(Photo: Provided by Debbie Wilson) …

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Alpha and Beta for Beginners

We often hear the terms alpha and beta when talking about investments. Both of these indicators measure related but different things. Alpha Alpha, one of the most commonly quoted indicators of investment performance, is defined as the excess return on an investment relative to the return on a benchmark index. …

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