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Most e-commerce shoppers routinely put things into their online carts that they don’t end up buying, but the problem isn’t nearly so bad in Canada.

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The initial public offering of Beijing-Shanghai High-Speed Railway could raise more than $5 billion, making it mainland China’s biggest listing in almost a decade.

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Disney shares dropped with the weaker-than-expected box-office receipts generated by the latest Star Wars movie. But don’t lose heart: There’s always streaming.

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Tesla’s explosive share price rally in late 2019 has culminated with a milestone: the stock hit $420 a share on Monday morning.

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Boeing has taken the right step in ousting its Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg, but the aerospace giant needs a cultural transformation to restore confidence.

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The only way to get people to spend more money these days is to pay them more.

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Reviews tabulated on the Rotten Tomatoes service so far for Walt Disney’s latest Star Wars installment, ‘The Rise of Skywalker,’ haven’t been kind. That could hurt Disney in the pocketbook.

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Joint ventures are flavor of the month at Nestlé. There are reasons why the trend may catch on at other global brand manufacturers, but such tie-ups should be used sparingly.

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The acquisitive chip maker will be challenged to find the right buyer for its radio-frequency business.

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Heard on the Street’s annual stock-picking contest showed the merits of swinging for the fences (one reason readers beat our columnists).

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While President Trump has battled to keep his tax returns private, global companies are deciding to go public with the taxes they pay—or don’t pay—before they are forced.

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Conagra has been a relative laggard in the food sector for the past several months, but management stuck to its playbook and insisted that investments in new products in line with modern food trends would soon yield results.That stance now seems vindicated.

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It sounds like a spoof, but a New Jersey company that says it values ‘your privacy’ is suing to thwart an effort to end a costly and invasive practice: calls from strangers using faked numbers made to appear familiar or even official.

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Beijing is splashing $14 billion to rescue troubled regional lender Hengfeng Bank. More trouble in 2020 looks unavoidable as debt-heavy parts of the economy slow.

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From Michigan to Germany, the car industry wants its Korean battery suppliers to bury the hatchet. At stake are the electric vehicles that will compete with Tesla, thousands of American jobs and even the Trump administration’s rivalry with China.