Coke's French Kiss-Off and Amazon's New Deal

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The bidding war for Hulu intensifies with now just four companies in the running. Of DISH Network (NAS: DISH) , Yahoo! (NAS: YHOO) , Google (NAS: GOOG) , and Amazon, which company is most likely to win? Our analysts share their predictions.

Amazon (NAS: AMZN) is on the verge of another state-based tax deal, this time with California. For how long can the online retailer keep up this strategy?

France has imposed a tax on sugary drinks and Coca-Cola (NYS: KO) has responded by suspending its $24 million investment in its French operations. Will the tactic cause France to rethink its tax code? And what taxes would our analysts impose if they could? Tune in to find out.

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