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Record-Setting Day For Stock Market Felt Locally

The Dow Jones industrial average set a record Tuesday, closing above 15,000 for the first time.

CBS Seattle–05/07/2013

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Apple Stock Falls To One-Year Low On Supplier News

Shares of Apple Inc. are setting a one-year low after news from a supplier hinted at a slowdown in iPhone and iPad production.

04/17/2013

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Apple Shares Plunge As Growth Appears To Stall

Apple shares are plunging after the company reported quarterly results that point to growth slowing after five blowout years.

01/24/2013

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Boeing Results Share Buybacks, Boosts Dividend

Boeing Co. says it will buy back $1.5 billion to $2 billion of its shares next year, and it is boosting its dividend.

12/19/2012

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Starbucks Plans to Brew a Stronger Profit in 2013

Seattle-based Starbucks Corp. plans to accelerate growth and brew up a stronger profit in the year ahead, with CEO Howard Schultz noting that customers of all walks of life consider its drinks an “affordable luxury” even in challenging economic times.

11/02/2012

After finding a homophobic slur printed on his receipt from a Portland Apple Store, an Oregon man says he wants the company to embrace a more “progressive” standard of employee training. (JEFF PACHOUD/AFP/Getty Images)

Apple Stocks Hit New High Amid New iPhone Hype

Apple’s stock hit a new high Friday after a four-month swoon, as investors looked ahead to the release of a new iPhone and possibly a smaller iPad.

08/17/2012

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Strong Second Quarter for Boeing

NEW YORK (AP) — Boeing surprised Wall Street with a 3 percent improvement in second-quarter net income Wednesday on strong sales of commercial airplanes. The company raised its earnings forecast for the year. The results […]

CBS Seattle–07/25/2012

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Amazon Stock Jumps – 1Q Profits Beat Estimates

Seattle based Amazon.com, Inc. posted first-quarter profits Thursday that blew by analysts’ estimates and caused the company’s stock to jump in extended trading.

04/26/2012

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