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HP Stock Rises Slightly After Shakeup

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HP Stock Rises Slightly After Shakeup

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HP Stock Rises Slightly After Shakeup

HP Stock Rises Slightly After Shakeup

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Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina's tenure was marked by her decision to merge with computer hardware manufacturer Compaq. Fiorina was ousted Wednesday by HP's board of directors, and the company's stock rose 7 percent on the news of her departure.

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