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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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Using Club Stores and Senior Discounts to Save Money

Groucho Marx once said that he would not want to be a member of any club that would have him for a member. He might not have been so hasty ...
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Can Wal-Mart Support 5,200 Stores?

Added up, all of Wal-Mart Stores Inc.'s (NYSE: WMT) retail outlets in the United States total 5,200. This includes all Wal-Mart store formats, from supercenters to discount stores and the ...
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August Retail Sales Hampered by Lower Back-to-School Shopping

Retailers were announcing August U.S. same-store sales figures Thursday morning. Research firm Retail Metrics projected that overall sales would be down 0.6% year over year for the month. In July ...
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Costco May Be America’s Best Run Company

Most of the headlines about America's best-managed companies may go to Web 2.0 corporations, led by Facebook Inc. (NYSE: FB) or long-time successes such as Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) and ...
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4 Stocks to Avoid If Inflation Heats Up

Monday, something rare and unsettling happened in the markets. Equities, bonds and the dollar index were all down, while at the same time commodities were up. This is very rare ...
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Where Will Warren Buffett Put Money as Markets Collapse?

Where will the most brilliant investor in the world put his money if the markets collapse? Perhaps into some of the safe harbor stocks he already holds. As of his ...
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Key Changes in Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Stock Holdings

Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) have released the official equity holdings of Berkshire Hathaway as of June 30, 2015. It has been the case for years now ...
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Wal-Mart Shares Slip Toward 52-Week Low

Whether it is due to disputes with workers or slow store traffic, shares of Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) have crept toward their 52-week low. The move is unusually dispiriting ...
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July Same-Store Retail Sales May Turn Out Better Than Expected

Retailers are announcing July U.S. same-store sales figures Thursday morning. Research firm Retail Metrics projected that overall sales would be up just 0.2% year over year for the month. In ...
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July Retail Sales Headed for Tiny Gain

The consensus estimate for July same-store sales growth among stores that still report monthly figures calls for a meager 0.2% year-over-year increase. July is typically a transition month, with retailers ...
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