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Foot Locker on Target for All-Time High After Earnings

Foot Locker Inc. (NYSE: FL) reported second-quarter 2014 results before markets opened on Friday. The footwear retailer reported adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.64 and $1.87 billion in ...
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Gap Stores Makes Gains but No Impact

Gap Stores Inc. (NYSE: GPS) reported second-quarter 2014 results after markets closed Thursday. For the quarter, the clothing retailer posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.70 on revenues ...
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More Than Meets the Eye in Sally Beauty Stock Buyback

Sally Beauty Holdings Inc. (NYSE: SBH) shares have rallied handily on the heels of the company authorizing a new $1 billion share repurchase program. This is one of those instances ...
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Did Family Dollar Reject Dollar General’s Cash to Preserve Levine’s Job?

The chairman and CEO of Dollar General Corp. (NYSE: DG) sent a letter to the board of directors at Family Dollar Stores Inc. (NYSE: FDO) Wednesday night that called to ...
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Dollar Tree Earnings Take Back Seat to Bid for Family Dollar Stores

Dollar Tree Inc. (NASDAQ: DLTR) reported second-quarter fiscal 2015 results before markets opened Thursday. The discount retailer posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.61 on revenues of $2.03 ...
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Sears Earnings — the Beatings Will Continue Until Morale Improves

Sears Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD) reported second-quarter 2014 results before markets opened on Thursday. The company posted a diluted earnings per share (EPS) loss of $5.39 on revenues of $8.01 ...
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Major Insider Buying at GNC: A Key Gamble or a Dream?

GNC Holdings Inc. (NYSE: GNC) has had a very rough and tough 2014, with its shares having lost almost half of their value from its peak at the end of 2013. ...
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Target’s Results Could Have Been Worse — and That’s Where They’re Headed

Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT) reported second-quarter 2014 results before markets opened Wednesday. The big-box retailer posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.78 and $17.41 billion in revenues. In ...
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Analyst Says Buy These Retail Stocks Before Earnings Come Out

Retailers and the consumer discretionary sector as a whole have had a very dismal year. It is even more dismal when you compare the sector performance to some of the ...
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Staples Beats Estimates for First Time in 5 Quarters

Staples Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) reported second-quarter 2014 results before markets opened Wednesday. The office supplies retailer posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.12 and $5.22 billion in revenues. ...
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PetSmart Merger Hopes Only Act to Convolute Earnings Expectations

PetSmart Inc. (NASDAQ: PETM) has been all over the place, and it appears that the stock will remain all over the place going into earnings. Word has surfaced, what we ...
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Aeropostale Taking Big Gamble on New CEO, Make That the Old CEO

Aeropostale Inc. (NYSE: ARO) made the surprise announcement that it will reinstate Julian Geiger as its acting chief executive officer (CEO). The company is hoping that with a new CEO it can recover ...
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No Re-IPO for Winn-Dixie

A form "RW" was filed with the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC) by a company named Southeastern Grocers LLC on Tuesday. While this might not sound like much to ...
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Why Are J.C. Penney Shares Surging?

Last Thursday J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) reported second-quarter earnings that took a while for investors to absorb apparently, because the stock couldn’t sustain the share price’s initial jolt ...
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TJX Raises Outlook on Solid Q2 Earnings

TJX Companies Inc. (NYSE: TJX) reported second-quarter fiscal 2015 results before markets opened Tuesday. The discount retailer reported adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.75 on revenues of $6.92 ...
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