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United Appoints New CEO

United said it is cooperating with the government probes. Continental , a longtime player there, was for years the top airline in the NY area. The company announced that an internal investigation was going on. In the same article, another Wharton professor, Wayne Guay, said that the existence of a golden parachute for a departing executive also ensures that leaders who are asked to leave won't put up an freaky, extended fight that could mire the company in even more negative publicity.

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United Airlines CEO steps down while federal investigation going on

Dirk Jenter, an associate professor of finance at Stanford University, said no one should be surprised that a CEO of Smisek's tenure - he was at the helm of United for five years - would leave the job with bulging pockets. The advocacy group Business Travel Coalition said that United also reportedly sought rail service to lower Manhattan and airport rent reduction as part of the port authority's US$8 billion capital improvement plan.

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Harvey's NFL Fantasy Picks The $10 MILLION Decision!!!

This is better than Christmas as an 8-year-old, for crying out loud. Just take a moment to analyze what happened and make mental notes of which players you may need to move on. But, Cobb is going to be Green Bay's top target Sunday afternoon with Jordy Nelson out for the season with a torn ACL. I've listed their price and where it ranks at their position.

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Interest rates cut to 2.75 percent

Today's rate cut was widely anticipated in the financial markets and follows two rate cuts of 25 basis points each in June and July. Look for a forecast of 2% or 2.5%. Following the statement, the kiwi was falling against the U.S. dollar after having rallied the previous 2 days. "Global economic growth remains moderate, but the outlook has been revised down due mainly to weaker activity in the developing economies".

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Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) assures strong positive upward trends in shares

Further, it could also be observed that the strike prices for such call options had majorly been at the levels of $38 to $41 per share for expiry in the months of September and October 2013. Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) had on Thursday moved on to report a closing price for the day at $38.55 per share and had thereby presented a gain of 0.60% over the previous closure.

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Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NYSE:AMD)’s traders are betting for potential short term gain

The players in the option markets had continued to trade with bullish bets on this stock and there had been observed trades on around 21000 calls on the stock. Traders may make certain decisions on this stock to cash in their returns in the near future. Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NYSE:AMD) had on Tuesday reported a closing price of $3.63 per share, which was measured to have presented a gain of 0.83% over the previous close.