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Oct 10- U.S. tax preparer H&R Block Inc said it was exploring strategic alternatives for its banking unit to avoid heavy costs associated with stricter supervision under the Dodd-Frank Act. H&R Block, like other companies with small banking units, is under pressure to get out of the business to escape costly oversight by the U.S.
Oct 10- H&R Block Inc, the biggest U.S. tax preparer, said it is exploring strategic alternatives for its small banking operation to avoid a looming sharp rise in costs associated with the introduction of stricter supervision under the Dodd-Frank Act.
Be warned: Your dividend payouts could be in peril this quarter. Here's a look at five stocks whose dividends are in peril in the next quarter.
*Square expands Starbucks' mobile payment options. Oct 4- Smartphone-wielding Starbucks customers in the United States will get a new way to pay in early November when the world's biggest coffee chain begins accepting Square Wallet mobile payments at its roughly 7,000 company-operated U.S. stores.
Small business software-maker Intuit is trading near all-time highs as the company navigates the mobile-cloud computing market. Brad Smith, CEO of Intuit, speaks to CNBC's Jon Fortt in an exclusive interview.
In an interview with CNBC, Mint.com founder Aaron Patzer discusses his influences, sources of inspiration and more.
The takeout speculation that has ignited a small recovery rally in Dendreon is empty talk; instead investors interested in the lucrative prostate cancer drug market should look to Medivation as a more attractive acquisition target, says a Jefferies analyst in a research note Tuesday.
The software sector is rife with speculation that technology giants looking to diversify from PC and hardware sales will buy software specialists like Quest Software and BMC Software as merger and acquisition activity heats up in the sector.
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Most small businesses are seeing a recovery in revenues, according to a recent report from Intuit.
Stocks finished higher Friday, with the Nasdaq posting its best weekly gain in almost three months, helped by a round of encouraging earnings, a better-than-expected consumer sentiment report and despite weak GDP report.
CNBC's Jon Fortt reports the details of Intuit's major acquisition of Demandforce and discusses the lawsuit between Samsung and Apple.
Microsoft’s earnings and revenue growth is expected to accelerate on the heels of its earnings beat Thursday, a UBS analyst said.
Brent Thill, UBS software research managing director, offers insight on Microsoft's earnings surprise.
The IRS has registered active identity theft cases in 22 states since January and says its fraud filters caught 262,000 fake returns in 2011 compared with 49,000 in 2010. Authorities say that's just the tip of the iceberg.
The FMHR traders break down their top three trades of the hour and discuss which tax-related stocks investors should be eyeing today, with Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services.
With Yahoo’s stock not moving the needle over $20 since mid-2008, CEO Scott Thompson is facing a massive proxy showdown with hedge fund honcho Dan Loeb, who owns a 5.8% stake (over $1 billion ) in Yahoo through his company, Third Point.
More people are filing their taxes digitally than ever before, but they're still dragging their feet to do it, the head of Intuit told CNBC Thursday.