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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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Key Analyst Sees 15% Upside in Costco

Costco Wholesale Corp. (NASDAQ: COST) has become the ultimate destination for the American consumer looking to save money and buy products on a large scale. Despite the shares having a ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AT&T, Costco, Gap, ICE, Rackspace, Sprint, Verizon, Weatherford and More

Stocks were indicated sharply higher yet again on Friday on hopes of a deal with Greece, with more proof that the three-and-a-half-year trend in which investors are willing to buy ...
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Credit Suisse Adds 4 Stocks to Prestigious Top Picks List

With the second-quarter earnings parade only about a month away, many Wall Street firms that we cover are updating the list of stocks that are shown as top selections to ...
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5 Reasons American Express Shareholders Are Suffering

Over the past year, the shareholders of American Express Co. (NYSE: AXP) have seen the share price decline a whopping 12%, compared with an 8% increase for the Dow Jones ...
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Why Investors May Be Cool to Costco Earnings

Costco Wholesale Corp. (NASDAQ: COST) reported third-quarter fiscal 2015 results after markets closed on Wednesday. The big-box club store posted quarterly diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.17 on revenue ...
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