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What's In a Ticker Symbol? More Than You Might Think

It turns out, choosing an amusing ticker symbol isn't just an exercise in fun-and-games. Several studies have found that companies with clever or catchy ticker symbols tend to perform better. Here are some examples.

When Dave & Buster's Comes Out to (PLAY), Will Investors Win?

A blast from the past should be trading again by the end of the week. Dave & Buster's -- the 60-unit chain featuring lively arcade games and casual dining -- plans to price its IPO on Thursday night and begin trading on Friday. Should you play the investing game with its stock?