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JC Penney to Offer Average Black Friday Discounts of 68%

As the holiday retail season begins, so does the savage rivalry among large companies in the sector. According to new research from WalletHub, among the 30 largest retailers, the average ...
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Major Changes Seen in Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Stock Holdings

Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) have released their official equity holdings of Berkshire Hathaway as of September 30, 2015. 24/7 Wall St. has followed this trend for ...
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Huge Carl Icahn Purchase Highlights Insider Buying: Cheniere Energy, FireEye, Seattle Genetics, Costco and More

While this week proved to be a rough one for investors, it brought the insiders rushing to the buy desk, as the insider purchases jumped dramatically this week. With just ...
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Will Best Buy Follow Kohl’s or Macy’s?

Thanks to an earnings beat by Kohl’s Corp. (NYSE: KSS), we no longer have to be in a full-blown panic over the future of retail department stores. Macy’s Inc. (NYSE: ...
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October Retail Sales Slide on Warm Weather, Automobile Sales

Retailers announced October U.S. same-store sales figures Thursday morning, and research firm Retail Metrics had forecast a modest year-over-year gain of 0.2% for the month. In September retail same-store sales ...
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5 Analyst Upgrades That Were Too Big To Ignore

Monday was one of those days with mixed stock market index trading. With the Dow and S&P within about 4% of all-time highs, investors keep proving that they will be ...
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Huge Costco Trades Highlight Recent Insider Selling

Since the late August sell-off and through September, we saw very light insider selling, which actually was a very bullish sign for the markets. With shares prices getting crushed, the ...
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Does Wal-Mart Have the World’s Best Management?

What if legendary retired General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) CEO Jack Welch was put in charge of Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT)? Or Lee Iacocca, the man who invented the ...
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September Retail Sales Show Modest Gain

Retailers are announcing September U.S. same-store sales figures Thursday morning, and research firm Retail Metrics has noted a modest year-over-year gain of 0.7% for the month. Retail Metrics had projected ...
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September Retail Sales Expected to Be Sluggish

Several chain stores will be announcing September same-store sales on after markets close Wednesday, and the projections from research firm Retail Metrics are not upbeat. The researchers’ projection calls for ...
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American Express Kicks Off Deal With Sam’s Club

American Express Co. (NYSE: AXP) announced Thursday morning that it has reached an agreement with Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) under which Wal-Mart’s Sam’s Club stores will begin accepting Amex ...
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Costco Up on Mixed Q4 Earnings

Costco Wholesale Corp. (NASDAQ: COST) reported its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Tuesday. The company had $1.73 in earnings per share (EPS) on $35.78 billion in ...
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What to Expect From Costco Earnings

Costco Wholesale Corp. (NASDAQ: COST) is scheduled to report its fiscal fourth quarter financial results after the markets close on Tuesday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for $1.66 ...
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Top 6 Earnings for the Week Ahead

24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of some of the major companies reporting their quarterly results this week. We have included the consensus earnings estimates from Thomson Reuters ...
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History Says Market Could Retest Lows: 4 Safe Stocks to Buy

The gut-wrenching drop back in August, when the Dow opened down 1,000 points and the indexes went through the first 10% correction in almost four years was, needless to say, ...
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