Pricing News Daily > 12/4/17

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Bitcoin: How high could the price go? | CBS News

Bitcoin: How high could the price go? | CBS News

When Saxo Bank forecast last December that Bitcoin’s price would surpass $2,000 in 2017, it may have seemed like a stretch given that the digital currency’s value at the time was under $1,000. Now, with Bitcoin surging, the same analyst who made the earlier forecast has a new prediction: The price could soar to $100,000 […]

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Bitcoin price? Is bitcoin in a bubble? Will bitcoin crash? | Express.co.uk

Bitcoin price? Is bitcoin in a bubble? Will bitcoin crash? | Express.co.uk

Bitcoin rallied just after 5.30am GMT on Wednesday to peak at £8,477.93 ($11,377.33), according to CoinDesk. The new high came just a few hours after bitcoin prices breached the unimaginable £7,451.60 ($10,000) per token threshold. Since the start of the year, bitcoin prices have already grown more than 1,000 per cent, but some investors have […]

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$20 Jeans, $800 Tees: In Fashion, Prices Are Out of Control | The Fashion Law

$20 Jeans, $800 Tees: In Fashion, Prices Are Out of Control | The Fashion Law

Whether it be $4 shirts from H&M or $800 tees from Dior, prices in fashion are extreme and growing increasingly out of control. A phenomenon that occurs at both ends of the spectrum, with fast fashion and high fashion entities, alike, the proliferation of such pricing disparity appears to symbolize something significant: Consumers have lost […]

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Where You Can Lower Prices To Get More Volume | Strategic Pricing Solutions

Where You Can Lower Prices To Get More Volume | Strategic Pricing Solutions

I am often asked where a client can lower prices to get more volume.  Typically, they want to know which segments or customers are buying elsewhere and would switch to our client if offered lower prices.  It seems like a simple question, but the answer is rarely simple and often frustrating to our clients.  Our […]

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Hearing for HHS nominee Azar dominated by drug pricing issue | Healthcare IT News

Hearing for HHS nominee Azar dominated by drug pricing issue | Healthcare IT News

Former Eli Lilly exec Alex Azar, President Donald Trump’s nominee to replace the ousted U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Secretary Tom Price, told the Senate HELP confirmation hearing Wednesday morning that his top priority was to make prescription drugs more affordable. “Drug prices are too high. The president has made that clear. And […]

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Oil Prices Rebound Some Ahead of OPEC Meeting | Fox Business

Oil Prices Rebound Some Ahead of OPEC Meeting | Fox Business

Oil prices rose modestly in Asian trading Thursday after declines all week as investors awaited a meeting of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, where an extension to ongoing production caps is anticipated to be approved. –January light, sweet crude on the New York Mercantile Exchange was recently up 0.2% at $57.44 a barrel […]

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Analytics: changing the face of airplane travel | Information Age

Analytics: changing the face of airplane travel | Information Age

Predicting instead of second-guessing Anyone who has ever booked a flight knows that it’s next to impossible to predict exactly when the best time to do so is. Many people have had the experience where they book a flight one day only to find it much cheaper somewhere else just a few days later. Analytics […]

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Regal Cinemas Stock Spikes On Merger Talks With UK’s Cineworld | Deadline

Regal Cinemas Stock Spikes On Merger Talks With UK’s Cineworld | Deadline

Reuters had the initial report on the discussions. Late this afternoon, Regal put out a statement that an all-cash offer of $23 a share (more than $3 higher than today’s closing price) was on the table. “No agreement has been reached, and there is no assurance that any transaction will result,” the company said. “Regal […]

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