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The Five Most Battered Tech Stocks of the S&P 500

The stock market hit a new high on Friday morning, just in time for two days of serious stock selling. It turns out that the high-beta momentum stocks that led ...
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Walmart Offers Consumer Electronic Discounts

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) has started to offer a series of large discounts on consumer electronics. The move gives it a chance to steal market share from Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) ...
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Best Buy Back in Deep Trouble

Best Buy Co. Inc. (NYSE: BBY) started a turnaround under CEO Hubert Joly who joined the huge consumer electronics company in August 2012. The company had been damaged by the success ...
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Microsoft Stock at 14-Year High

It didn’t take very long for Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) to erase the $100 price premium it charged for the new Xbox One compared with Sony Corp.’s (NYSE: SNE) PlayStation ...
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New Amazon Gaming/Video-Streaming Device to Ship Soon?

Speculation is that Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) is preparing to launch a game console/TV set-top type device that will resemble the so-called Chromecast dongle. That is, the device will be ...
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Seven Stocks That Analysts Want You to Sell

This past week marked the fifth anniversary of the bottom of the market from March 2009. To celebrate those massive gains since then, the Dow Jones Industrial Average has now ...
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SolarCity Teams Up With Best Buy to Sell Solar

SolarCity Corp. (NASDAQ: SCTY) and Best Buy Co. Inc. (NYSE: BBY) have teamed up to help customers go solar. The aim for the solar panel installer is to get face ...
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Earnings Fears Overdone at Best Buy

Best Buy Co. Inc. (NYSE: BBY) reported fourth-quarter and full-year fiscal 2014 results before markets opened Thursday. The big-box retailer of electronics gear reported adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) ...
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Best Buy to Fire 2,000 Managers: Report

Electronics retailer Best Buy Co. Inc. (NYSE: BBY) reports fourth-quarter and full-year results before markets open Thursday morning, but the company has reportedly already begun a cost-cutting program that could ...
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Five Unusual Retail Winners From E-commerce Growth

The days of big-box retail dominating the market place are over. Brick-and-mortar stores that want to compete have to have everything online that compliments their traditional store presence, whether it ...
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Ten Retailers With the Worst Customer Service

Customer satisfaction with retailers in the U.S. is at an all-time high, up for the third year in a row. While the industry improved overall, not all retailers received accolades, ...
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Office Supply Crunch Should Have Been Known: What Efficient Market?

We have said that the efficient market theory has been dead for quite some time. If Tuesday's move in Office Depot Inc. (NYSE: ODP) is not proof that the efficient ...
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PlayStation 4 Nearly Impossible to Find

Maybe it’s because Saturday is launch day in Japan for the PlayStation 4 from Sony Corp. (NYSE: SNE), but the company’s hot-selling new game console is practically non-existent on retailers’ ...
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Weather Crushed Retailers, but Deutsche Bank Has Five Stocks to Buy Now

It is not hard for most investors to realize the damage the severe winter weather has inflicted on the economy. From car sales to cancelled airline flights to empty stores, ...
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J.P. Morgan’s Seven Big Consumer Stocks to Buy for 2014

Over the years, Wall Street always has at least one indefatigable equity strategist. Technical and market guru Ralph Acampora held that post for years, and rode the 1990s bull market ...
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