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How to Get Away With Insider Trading – The New York Times

“Don’t ask, don’t tell” might be the new code for savvy Wall Streeters. ANOTHER lurid case of insider trading has been uncovered: The former chairman of Dean Foods has admitted giving insider information to a well-known professional sports bettor in Las Vegas because he was mired in gambling debts. The …

Krispy Kreme’s Unlikely Comeback – Businessweek

In the three years following Krispy Kreme Doughnuts’ (KKD) initial public offering in 2000, its shares soared 840 percent, despite a bear market. Back then, everyone wanted a bite of the Winston-Salem (N.C.) doughnut maker: Baseball great Hank Aaron scored a franchise in Atlanta, and American Bandstander Dick Clark lobbied unsuccessfully …