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Daily Wealth · ByDr. Steve Sjuggerud · 6/29/2015
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Equities · 9/18/2015
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OregonLive · 3/19/2015
shares of Nike — which finished Thursday’s regular trading session up 0.8% — initially popped 1.5% in the after-hours trading session. The stock is currently up 0.8%; year-over-year the athletic giant is up more than 30%.
Forbes · 3/19/2015
NIKE, Inc. designs, develops, markets and sells footwear, apparel, and equipment, accessories and services.Its athletic footwear products are designed primarily for specific athletic use, although a large percentage of the products are worn for casual or ...
4 Traders · 2/10/2015
Last week I was in Beaver Creek, Colorado, speaking at The Oxford Club’s Private Wealth Seminar. Now, being from Maryland - which is largely just above sea level - the change in elevation was a bit of an issue. Mostly, you didn’t notice it, except when ...
Investment U · 7/28/2015
Many observers, including Lawrence Summers, the former Treasury secretary, as well as a group of bearish stock traders, say the United States may already be sinking into a recession. The rise in unemployment reported two weeks ago stoked those fears.
New York Times · 1/20/2008
The company's sport-inspired fashion is popular in China, but it is at a disadvantage to Nike (NKE.N) in the country because football -- the sport in which it has its roots -- is far less popular there than basketball, which its larger rival dominates.
Reuters · ByDavid Goodman andMaria Sheahan · 5/7/2015

Nike, Inc.

Nike, Inc. is an American multinational corporation that is engaged in the design, development, manufacturing and worldwide marketing …
Nike, Inc. is an American multinational corporation that is engaged in the design, development, manufacturing and worldwide marketing and sales of footwear, apparel, equipment, accessories and services. The company is headquartered near Beaverton, Oregon, in the Portland metropolitan area. It is one of the world's largest suppliers of athletic shoes and apparel and a major manufacturer of sports equipment, with revenue in excess of US$24.1 billion in its fiscal year 2012. As of 2012, it employed more than 44,000 people worldwide. In 2014 the brand alone was valued at $19 billion, making it the most valuable brand among sports businesses.
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