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Automakers Promote Black Friday Sales

New light vehicle sales have been stronger than retail sales in general, and there is some speculation that car and light truck sales could have a negative impact on Black ...
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Disney Shares Hit by ESPN Subscriber Losses

The Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) filed its 2015 Form 10-K with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Wednesday. The day before a holiday and a long weekend ...
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Amazon Pushes Fashion, Prime, and Consumer Electronics

Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) fought a battle on two fronts on Black Friday. In the first, it heavily promoted membership to its Prime service, which includes streaming video and aims at ...
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Walmart’s Hottest Deals Of The Year

Walmart (NYSE: WMT) has a number of products on which its has offered prices reductions. According to the world's largest retailer these are the "hottest deals of the year". Walmart's ...
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Arkansas Leads States Where People Face Black Friday Violence

Arkansas is the state were it is most likely shoppers will have violent encounters while shopping. The forecast was posted by research site Estately According to Estately management: To determine just where ...
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What Consumers Are Buying on Black Friday

Online sales are expected to rise again this weekend as all those promised Black Friday deals finally kick-in. Many retailers, including Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) and Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: ...
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Predicting Black Friday Sales Is a Losing Game

Reading the tea leaves hoping to produce an accurate forecast of Black Friday weekend sales essentially always makes for a good story that turns out to be wrong. That doesn't ...
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Are You Really Saving Money Shopping on Black Friday?

In a survey of consumers completed in mid-October by website BestBlackFriday.com, nearly two-thirds of consumers said that they do not believe they will get the best holiday season deals ...
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Oil Rig Count Drops by 9 as Inventories Continue to Rise

In the period ended November 25th, the number of rigs drilling for oil in the U.S. totaled 555 compared with 564 in the prior week and 1,572 a year ago. ...
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Best Buy

Best Buy Kicks Off Black Friday Online Specials on Thanksgiving

Before the turkey is even put into the oven, Best Buy Co. Inc. (NYSE: BBY) has Black Friday doorbuster items available at its online store. Most brick-and-mortar stores open at ...
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GameStop Offers Up Massive List of Black Friday Sales and Deals

GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME) has joined in on the ranks of companies issuing massive discounts and door-busters for Black Friday. As a reminder, GameStop's hours were expanded to open at ...
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Amazon Win As E-Commerce Sales Expected To Hit $70 Billion

Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) wins, again. Research firm comScore expects digital commerce to rise 14% to $70 billion. While the growth rate for e-commerce has pulled back from the days when ...
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VW Sales Expected To Crash In November

No one can make the case that VW US sales will improve in November.  However, the collapse may be more than modest. The diesel engine scandal will take a huge ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Wednesday

November 25, 2015: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 48 equities making new 52-week lows today. TerraForm Power Inc. (NASDAQ: TERP) dropped about 23.8% on Wednesday to ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the Dow on Wednesday

November 25, 2015: Markets opened higher on Wednesday on a trading day when light volume is expected ahead of tomorrow's Thanksgiving Day holiday.  WTI crude for January delivery added about ...
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