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Barnes & Noble Releases $50 Nook in Bid to Salvage E-Reader Business

Barnes & Noble Inc. (NYSE: BKS) NOOK e-reader sales have been slaughtered recently as the company falls hopelessly behind Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) due to the success of its Kindle. ...
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42 Retailers That Won’t Be Open on Thanksgiving

Among the most common comments about retailers that open on Thanksgiving is that they are unfair to employees who would like to be home with family members and that they cannot ...
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6 Retailers That Need to Merge to Survive

Macy's Inc. (NYSE: M) has closed more stores. So has Sears Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD), owner of Sears and Kmart. Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) has closed stores too. Barnes & ...
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Stores Pokemon Trainers Visit the Most

Since its release, Nintendo’s Pokémon Go has been downloaded by Americans tens of millions of times and is set to surpass the success of other mobile games by any number ...
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Coca-Cola Named Most Powerful Brand, Followed by Hershey

How much does a brand contribute to a company's value? The answer to that question is likely to produce different answers depending on who's talking. A chief financial officer may have ...
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Bill Gates and Warren Buffet Purchases Highlight Massive Insider Buying: AutoNation, Phillips 66, Tempur Sealy, Wynn and More

If there was ever a week investors were happy to see end, it was this past week. The market was hammered back to the lows printed in January, and there ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Monday

December 28, 2015: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 34 equities making new 52-week lows today. Chimerix Inc. (NASDAQ: CMRX) dropped about 81% on Monday to post ...
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Should Barnes & Noble Start to Sell Hamburgers?

Barnes & Noble Inc. (NYSE: BKS) trades near a 52-week low after the bookstore company announced its revenue dropped sharply and its losses increased. Barnes & Noble has to find ...
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Barnes & Noble Becomes Old JC Penney

Barnes & Noble Inc. (NYSE: BKS) has now become J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) in 2012, the year its revenue fell 25% from the prior year's level. Same-store sales ...
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9 Stocks to Avoid in December and Beyond

December has historically been a good month for the stock market, but there are plenty of individual stocks that don’t look like attractive bets as we near the end of ...
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More People Give Up Reading Books

Bad for the print book industry, and probably bad for makers of electronic book devices: fewer and fewer Americans are reading books. According to a new study from Pew Research: ...
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Gigantic Biotech Trade Highlights The Week’s Insider Buying

Another week of volatility, helped along perhaps by the failure of the Federal Reserve to nudge interest rates up on Thursday, did not slow down the tsunami of insider buying. ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Wednesday

September 9, 2015: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 64 equities making new 52-week lows today. Tetraphase Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: TTPH) dropped nearly 80% on Wednesday to ...
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How to Beat Weak Same-Store Sales: Stop Reporting Them

Is there a person out there who has never been told, “If you can’t say something nice, don’t say anything at all?” In the corporate world that typically translates to, ...
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10 Retailers Closing the Most Stores

With the growth of e-commerce still outpacing the overall growth of retail sales, retailers are continuing to close brick-and-mortar outlets. While total U.S. retail sales grew 3.7% in the ...
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