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Plunging Stock Market Keeps Insider Selling Very Low

With the market very close to full correction levels this past week, it should come as very little surprise to anybody that most insiders looking to sell stock chose to ...
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Brand Loyalty Leaders Chock Full of Techs

Of the top 100 product categories and brands in a new ranking of customer loyalty leaders, nearly half (45) are tech companies engaged in digital and social networks and products. ...
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Costco Rides Into China on Alibaba’s Shoulders

The second-largest retailer in the United States, Costco Wholesale Corp. (NASDAQ: COST) said Tuesday morning that it will open a “flagship” online store in China on the Tmall Global platform ...
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September Retail Sales Rise 5% as Promotions Cut Revenues

Retailers are announcing September U.S. same-store sales figures Thursday. Research firm Retail Metrics projected an overall gain of 5.1% year-over-year. Back-to-school spending tailed off early in the month as there ...
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Costco Earnings Point to What Sears Aims to Be

Costco Wholesale Corp. (NASDAQ: COST) reported fourth-quarter and fiscal 2014 results before markets opened Thursday. The big-box club store posted quarterly diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.58 on revenue ...
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Costco Same-Store Sales Up 6% in Last Quarter

Costco Wholesale Corp. (NASDAQ: COST) showed just how different it is from other big-box retailers that have struggled with growth. Same-store sales for the quarter that ended August 31 soared ...
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Costco, GM Team Up to Offer Holiday New Car Sales

Costco Wholesale Corp. (NASDAQ: COST) and General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) on Wednesday launched a promotional event for Costco members which includes special pricing on 17 GM vehicles from model ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AMC, ADP, Barrick, Cree, Rackspace, Walmart and More

Stocks were looking for direction Monday morning after having pulled back off of all-time highs. Investors are still looking for opportunities. 24/7 Wall St. reviews dozens of analyst reports each ...
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Major Portfolio Changes for Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) released its public equity holdings as of June 30, 2014. Warren Buffett's different portfolio holdings have not been changing much of late, but it turns ...
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Amazon, Google Squaring Off in Same-Day Delivery Battle

On Wednesday Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) said it was expanding its same-day delivery service to 6 new metropolitan areas bringing to 10 the number of cities where Amazon Prime members ...
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July Retail Sales Edge Higher as Summer Goods Make Way for Fall Gear

Retailers are announcing July U.S. same-store sales figures Thursday. Research firm Retail Metrics projected an overall gain of 4.5% year-over-year, below the 5.5% sales gain posted in June. July is ...
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Target Hires New CEO From Pepsi — Why Did He Leave?

Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT), desperate due to falling sales and a data breach that exposed personal information from tens of millions customers, hired a PepsiCo Inc. (NYSE: PEP) executive to ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AcelRx, Alcoa, Costco, Lululemon, Walmart, Trulia and More

Stocks were indicated higher on Tuesday morning despite sanctions in Russia. Investors still want upside from their investments, but they seem to be looking at individual companies and sectors rather ...
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June Retail Sales May Be Softer Than Expected

Retailers are announcing June U.S. same-store sales figures Thursday. Research firm Retail Metrics projected an overall gain of 4.9% year-over-year, marking the largest monthly gain since January 2013. After the ...
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June Retail Sales Growth Forecast at 18-Month High

If the forecast for retail sales growth is accurate, U.S. retail same-store sales will rise 4.9% in June, marking the largest monthly gain since January 2013. Including comparable store sales ...
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