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The Motley Fool: What's a stock's fair value?
Business
Published in 13-5-2016
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Individual investors often employ simpler approaches to valuation, such as comparing a company's price-to-earnings, or P/E, ratio to its growth rate. If you're looking for a growing stock that offers dividend income, take a closer look at Teva Pharmaceutical Industries NYSE: Teva is a hybrid drug developer, generating substantial revenue from both branded drugs and generic products. B ...>>
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Facts that show Lone Star beer is even more Texas than you thought
Business
Published in 13-5-2016
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As the name suggests, it's a beer dedicated to the culture of the Lone Star State. And it has the credentials to prove it.

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United uses iPads, local chefs to reinvent terminals at IAH
Business
Published in 13-5-2016
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United Airlines passengers waiting to board flights at Bush Intercontinental Airport will be able to play electronic games, order food and drink and make other retail purchases without having to leave the gate under a new multimillion-dollar renovation plan being announced Thursday. Fliers can see some of the first new elements in Terminal E, where temporary versions of CIBO Express Gourmet Ma ...>>

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Nomination deadline for Top Workplaces is June 24
Business
Published in 13-5-2016
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The deadline to make nominations for the Chronicle's annual report on the area's top places to work has been extended to June 24. Private, public, nonprofit and government workplaces can all take part. Senior leaders regularly greet me by name, ask how things are going, and go out of their way to keep me informed of what's happening, even on a personal level. The Chronicle will h ...>>
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Houston economy still contracting, survey says
Economy
Published in 13-5-2016
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A slight improvement in sales and production among Houston area businesses provided a small lift to the overall local economy last month but not enough to propel it toward expansion. The Houston Purchasing Managers Index, which predicts likely shifts in production three to four months in advance, showed Monday that economic activity in Houston's service and manufacturing sectors remains slu ...>>
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Greater Houston Partnership taps social media to reach young professionals
Economy
Published in 13-5-2016
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The Greater Houston Partnership will launch a new site Thursday to aid its efforts in recruiting and attracting young professionals to the Houston area. Late last year, a task force found that Houston produces two jobs in science, technology, engineering and math, the STEM areas, for every one student who graduates from a local college or university.
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Blogger shows how crazy America's economy really is
Economy
Published in 13-5-2016
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The sight of people lining up to spend money on a lottery with unimaginably low odds is, to some, a charming dash of whimsy in an otherwise robust economy.

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Houston's unemployment rate rises with oil downturn
Economy
Published in 13-5-2016
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The unemployment rate in the Houston area rose in January to 4.8 percent, the Texas Workforce Commission reported Friday, as job losses in the oil and gas sector continued to take their economic toll. Education and health services, leisure and hospitality, and manufacturing all added to the workforce January, the commission said.
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Houston added jobs in February
Economy
Published in 13-5-2016
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The greater Houston area added 10,100 new jobs last month, with gains in industries related to construction, health care, retail and hospitality. Texas saw gains in health-care employment, service jobs, trade, transportation and utilities, while jobs in producing goods dropped.
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Astros promote pitching prospect Joe Musgrove to Class AAA
Sports
Published in 13-5-2016
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Righthander to make Fresno debut Friday.

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Astros pitching prospect Riley Ferrell has likely season-ending surgery
Sports
Published in 13-5-2016
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Righthander underwent procedure earlier this week.

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The Sports Update: Solomon vs. Smith on which Houston GM to fire
Sports
Published in 13-5-2016
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Smith, Luhnow and Morey have all come under fire from fans.

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Poll: NFL's popularity may be facing warning signs
Sports
Published in 13-5-2016
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Football remains king, but future popularity may be in danger.

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Astros aim to solve Red Sox knuckleballer Steven Wright
Sports
Published in 13-5-2016
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BOSTON --- The first inning of the Astros' April 22 loss to the Red Sox signified the first time Tyler White ever faced a knuckleballer. In his first at-bat against Boston's Steven Wright, the pitch "wasn't doing much" and White made solid contact in a groundout to second base.

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'The Midnight Assassin' debuts, sends chills down Texans' spines
Energy
Published in 6-5-2016
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The Lone Star State is full of beauty, but sometimes gruesome realities overshadow that beauty.

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