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Which Retailers Will Be Sales Winners on Final Weekend Before Christmas?

Super Saturday, December 20, is expected to be the single busiest selling day of the holiday season. Consumer sentiment is on the rise among both high- and low-earners, and falling ...
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Can Amazon Afford to Sell Cuisinarts for 58% Off?

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) said it would probably lose money in the current quarter, but that revenue would soar. How far is it willing to go to get a flood ...
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Analyst’s 4 Stocks to Buy With Imminent Catalysts

While extraordinary binary events can push stock prices up fast, that is not the only kind of catalyst that many Wall Street analysts look for. There are many other potential ...
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Best Buy Website Crashes

The Best Buy (NYSE: BBY) website is down. The site's front page says "We're sorry. BestBuy.com is current not available. Check back soon" What a disaster on Black Friday   ...
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E-Commerce Spending Reaches $17.5 Billion

Consumers have spent $17.5 billion via e-commerce during the first 23 days of November. That is an 11% increase over the same period in 2013. The data is for desktop ...
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Holiday Spending Plans Slow to a Crawl

Earlier this year, the National Retail Federation posted a forecast for holiday sales to rise 4.1% over last year. E-commerce results should yield results that are better. However, a new ...
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5 States With Unemployment Under 4%

Even during a time of robust recovery, the national unemployment rate rarely drops below 5%. However, in a period in which unemployment in the United States is 5.8%, five states ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Amazon, Best Buy, Caterpillar, EMC, JetBlue, Intel, Microsoft and More

Stocks were indicated up sharply higher on Friday morning, on the heels of a surprise rate cut in China and on word that Mario Draghi and the European Central Bank ...
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Best Buy Turnaround Turns Positive Again

Best Buy Co. Inc. (NYSE: BBY) reported fiscal third-quarter results before markets opened Thursday. The big-box retailer of electronics gear reported adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.32 and ...
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Best Buy Earnings Preview: How Sales Will Stack Up This Holiday Season

With the holiday season just around the corner, major retailers are preparing for the coming onslaught of holiday shopping. Consumer electronics are generally popular gifts for the season, anything from ...
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Analyst’s 5 Top Retail Stock Picks for the Holiday Shopping Season

It is almost hard to believe that the busy holiday season is right around the corner. With Thanksgiving falling very late this year, the actual shopping days between then and ...
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What to Expect From Best Buy Earnings

Best Buy Co. Inc. (NYSE: BBY) will report its third-quarter earnings Thursday before the market open. Thomson Reuters has consensus estimates of $0.24 in earnings per share and $9.08 billion ...
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Walmart to Start Holiday Shopping Deals on November 1

Not to be bested by smaller retailers, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) has decided to start the holiday shopping season on November 1, at least in so far as it ...
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CVS Follows Rite Aid, Shuts Off Apple Pay

Last Thursday drug store chain Rite Aid Inc. (NYSE: RAD) reportedly stopped accepting payments made through the just-launched Apple Pay system from Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL). On Saturday, CVS Health ...
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Holiday Spending on Electronic Gear to Hit $33.8 Billion

Holiday spending on consumer electronics gear like smartphones, tablets and game controllers is expected to increase 2.5% year-over-year in 2014 and total $33.76 billion. The most wanted products are tablets, ...
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