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American Apparel Continues to Fall Apart

The departure of founder and CEO Dov Charney has not helped the financial results of American Apparel Inc. (NYSE: APP), although it may be too early to say. Regardless, the ...
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Is the Bidding Over for Family Dollar Stores?

Nearly everyone expected a higher bid for Family Dollar Stores Inc. (NYSE: FDO) after the first buyout offer from Dollar Tree Inc. (NASDAQ: DLTR). It wasn’t so much that the ...
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Positive Pre-Earnings Views for Home Depot and Lowe’s

Investors still have some key earnings reports to look forward to this week. Most companies have share their results, but this week will bring a key report from Dow Jones ...
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Surprising Stocks Poised to Be Huge E-Commerce Winners

Just about everybody has purchased something on the Internet, so it comes as no surprise that some of the leading Internet retailers continue to grow their businesses even bigger than ...
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Will Dollar General Bid Take the Family Dollar Prize?

Update: Monday morning’s bid by Dollar General to acquire competitor Family Dollar Stores may not be the last word. But where will another bidder come from? Dollar General Corp. (NYSE: ...
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Walmart Clears Out Summer Inventory

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) has started to clear our summer inventory using e-commerce to augment what it is doing in its stores. By Labor Day, many items will have ...
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Blockbuster Is Still in Business

Years before there was Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) Apple TV or Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX), there was Blockbuster, one of the largest retailers in America and the primary distribution channel ...
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J.C. Penney’s Weak Online Sales

Barely mentioned in the J.C. Penney (NYSE: JCP) earnings report was the tiny amount of its online sales for the quarter. Same-store sales may have improved, but the e-commerce revenue ...
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Nordstrom Revenue and Guidance Bring Pressure

Nordstrom Inc. (NYSE: JWN) has reported earnings for its second quarter. The upscale retail powerhouse’s earnings came in at $0.95 in earnings per share on $3.3 billion in revenue. Thomson ...
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J.C. Penney Earnings — Back from the Dead

J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) reported second fiscal quarter 2014 results after markets closed Thursday afternoon. The venerable retailer reported an adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) loss of ...
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Walmart Wishes for Better Earnings But Does Little to Make That Happen

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) reported second quarter 2015 results before markets opened Thursday morning. The retailing giant posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.21 on total revenues of ...
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Is Reality Setting in at El Pollo Loco?

El Pollo Loco Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: LOCO) was on fire after the grilled chicken franchise came public. Its $15.00 per share initial public offering rose to $19 and then kept ...
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What to Expect from Wal-Mart Earnings

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: NYSE) is set to report its second quarter earnings on Thursday morning. The million dollar question for Wal-Mart is whether it will see a continued weakness in ...
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What To Expect From JCPenney Earnings — a Sales Recovery

J.C. Penney Company Inc. (NYSE: JCP) has had a tough time over the past few years, posting weak revenues and little to no earnings. The retail department store is set ...
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SeaWorld Clubs its Shareholders on Earnings

SeaWorld Entertainment Inc. (NYSE: SEAS) has had its share of problems as the public heard criticism of its treatment of captive animals. Now, it seems these problems are directly impacting ...
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