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Consumer Confidence Index hits 3-year high

NEW YORK — The Consumer Confidence Index rose in February to its highest point in three years as American consumers are feeling more positive about their income prospects and the direction the economy is headed. The Conference Board says its ...

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Beazer Homes USA loses money in 1Q

ATLANTA — Beazer Homes USA Inc. lost money in its fiscal first quarter as the homebuilder reported a decline in closings and new orders. But the Atlanta company — one of the largest homebuilders in Maryland — said Tuesday that ...

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Verizon adds 872,000 smart-phone subscribers

NEW YORK — Verizon Communications Inc. on Tuesday said it attracted more than half a million smart-phone subscribers in the latest quarter, showing strength even before it starts selling the iPhone in February. Verizon Wireless added 872,000 subscribers on contract-based ...

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