What Analysts Are Saying About Salesforce After Earnings

Salesforce.com, Inc. (NYSE: CRM) reported fiscal third quarter financial results after markets closed Tuesday. While shares did take a step back in Wednesday’s session, analysts were still fairly positive following ...
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Retailers That Are Opening Up Early on Thanksgiving and Black Friday

Black Friday is known as the busiest shopping day of the year, but some retailers are starting early again this year and opening their doors on Thanksgiving, adding to the ...
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Crude Oil Price Dips Slightly on Lower Inventory, but Higher Exports

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) released its weekly petroleum status report Wednesday morning, showing that U.S. commercial crude inventories decreased by 1.9 million barrels last week, maintaining a total ...
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Consumer Sentiment Dips, Still Beats Estimate

The University of Michigan Consumer Sentiment Index slumped from an October reading of 100.7 to a November reading of 98.5, a 2.2% month-over-month decrease.  Economists polled by Bloomberg were expecting ...
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J. Crew Announces More Store Closures

J. Crew is following suit as more and more retailers downsize their footprint. In an unexpected move, the retailer announced late Tuesday that it plans to shut down 39 stores ...
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Durable Goods Orders Tumbled in October

The U.S. Department of Commerce reported on Wednesday that October's reading on durable goods contracted by 1.2% to $236 billion month over month. The consensus estimate from Bloomberg called for ...
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HPE Earnings Not Enough to Offset CEO Shuffle

Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co. (NYSE: HPE) reported its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Tuesday. The company said that it had $0.29 in earnings per share (EPS) ...
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The Season to Be Jolly? Maybe Not for Sears, J. Crew, Penney’s

The last two months of the calendar year are make-or-break time for most brick-and-mortar retailers. For some, a successful year means just keeping the lights on during the first ten ...
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Vine Resources Gears Up for IPO

Vine Resources filed an amended S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in regards to its initial public offering (IPO). There were no pricing details mentioned in ...
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Mortgage Loan Rates Tick Higher, Applications Flat

The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) released its weekly report on mortgage applications Wednesday morning, noting an increase of 0.1% in the group's seasonally adjusted composite index for the week ending ...
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How Deere Beat Estimates and Why It Expects to Keep Rolling

Deere & Co. (NYSE: DE) reported fiscal fourth-quarter and full-year 2017 results before markets opened Wednesday morning. For the quarter, the farm and heavy equipment maker posted diluted earnings per ...
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Oilfield Services Spending Poised to Jump: 3 Top Stocks for 2018

Oil has more than doubled since hitting the $26 mark back in January 2016. But despite the 100%+ increase in the price of the black gold, many investors continue to ...
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‘CBS This Morning,’ Dead Last in Ratings, Faces More Problems as Rose Departs

Charlie Rose, one of three hosts of "CBS This Morning," is gone due to charges of sexual harassment. While Rose was credited with an improvement in its ratings, the program ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

Meg Whitman, a long time leader of several tech companies, will retire as CEO of Hewlett Packard Enterprises (NYSE: HPE) early next year Uber paid a hacker $100,000 to cover ...
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Best and Worst Economies in the World

United States gross domestic product topped $18.5 trillion in 2016, about $7.4 trillion more than that of China, the world’s second largest economy. GDP does not provide a complete picture ...
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