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Pier 1 Rises on Earnings Beat

Pier 1 Imports Inc. (NYSE: PIR) reported fiscal fourth-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Wednesday. The company had $0.23 in earnings per share (EPS) on $542.3 in revenue ...
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March Retail Sales Slip 0.3%

The U.S. Census Bureau released advance estimates of retail and food services sales for March on Wednesday morning. Seasonally adjusted sales slipped 0.3% to $446.9 billion, compared with February 2016 ...
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What to Expect From Pier 1 Earnings

Pier 1 Imports Inc. (NYSE: PIR) is scheduled to report its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results after the markets close on Wednesday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for $0.21 ...
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Wal-Mart Drops Some Prices Over 25%

Spring is not even a month old and Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) has already begun a Spring MegaRollback promotion on nearly 900 items. Rollback pricing is nothing new for ...
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Why Best Buy Offers Sharp Discounts on Some Items

Best Buy Co. Inc. (NYSE: BBY) offers sharp discounts on some of the items sold at BestBuy.com. There are several reasons the consumer electronics retailer may do this. Among them ...
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Amazon’s Upcoming Sales Pricing on Electronics Gear

Retailers typically don't preannounce sale pricing on items until the special price takes effect because they don't want to cannibalize sales at the going price. Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) is ...
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Smaller Competitors Tear Gap Apart

Where did Gap Inc.'s (NYSE: GPS) customers go? March same-store sales fell 6%. The figures were particularly brutal for the company's Banana Republic stores, which fell 14% by the same ...
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Rite Aid Posts Solid Q4 Earnings

Rite Aid Corp. (NYSE: RAD) released its fiscal fourth-quarter earnings report before the markets opened on Thursday. The company said it had $0.07 in earnings per share (EPS) on $8.3 ...
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March Same-Store Sales Growth Muted

Retailers announced March U.S. same-store sales figures Thursday morning. Research firm Retail Metrics had forecast a year-over-year increase of just 0.1% for the month. That's not much, but it is ...
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Bed Bath & Beyond Rises on Earnings Beat and Brand New Dividend

Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (NASDAQ: BBBY) reported its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Wednesday. The company had $1.91 in earnings per share (EPS) on $3.4 ...
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March Same-Store Sales Forecast to Rise Just 0.1%

Several chain stores that still report monthly same-stores sales results will be announcing March numbers after markets close Wednesday and before they open Thursday. Analysts at Retail Metrics are projecting ...
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What to Expect From Rite Aid Earnings

Rite Aid Corp. (NYSE: RAD) is scheduled to report its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results before the markets open on Thursday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for $0.06 in ...
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Where Do People Spend the Most on Sports Gear: Lululemon or Nike?

Sporting goods are expensive. Camping gear, running shoes, yoga pants, golf clubs, the list of sports-related goods is practically endless, and shoppers can spend anywhere from a lot to a ...
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What to Expect From Bed Bath & Beyond Earnings

Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (NASDAQ: BBBY) is scheduled to report its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results after the markets close on Wednesday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for ...
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Walgreens Raises Guidance After Earnings

Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. (NASDAQ: WBA) reported second-quarter fiscal 2016 results before markets opened Tuesday. The drugstore chain reported adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.31 on revenues of ...
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