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November Same-Store Sales Rise With Help From Black Friday

Several retailers are announcing November U.S. same-store sales figures Thursday morning. Research firm Retail Metrics has forecast a year-over-year increase of 1.1% for the month, a dip of 20 basis ...
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Target, Walmart Lead Top 10 Adopters of Solar Energy

Solar energy adoption among large U.S. corporations has grown from a total installed base of 300 megawatts (MW) in 2012 to more than 1,000 MW this year. The total represents ...
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Election Optimism Good for Holiday Shopping: Analyst Top Picks

Any way you look at it, and regardless of who you voted for, getting the election completed is good for stock market investors. Despite fears of a Trump victory causing ...
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Where to Find the Best Discounts on Black Friday

Once Thanksgiving dinner is safely tucked away, many Americans' thoughts turn to shopping. Some will hit the stores that are open on the holiday and others may just browse through ...
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Major Changes in Warren Buffett & Berkshire Hathaway Stocks: American Airlines, Delta, Kinder Morgan, Wal-Mart, BNY Mellon and More

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) has released its public equity holdings as of September 30, 2016. Outside of Warren Buffett being one of the richest men alive and being considered the ...
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More Effort Needed to Crack Down on Counterfeit Products Sold at Amazon and eBay

In late September, a Manhattan jury awarded Tiffany & Co. (NYSE: TIF) $5.5 million to compensate the company for sales of counterfeit diamond engagement rings sold by Costco Wholesale Corp. ...
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GM’s Costco-Driven Sales Jump on Strength of Pick-Ups and Crossovers

Costco (NASDAQ: COST) sells cars for GM (NYSE: GM) -- an odd combination of big box discount retailer and huge auto manufacturer. The marriage, however, has worked recently. As the ...
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17 Retail Brands With Highest Brand Loyalty

We took a look on Wednesday at the new 2016 Brand Loyalty survey results and the 20 brands at the top of the rankings. Of the 100 brands included in ...
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2 Massive Tech Trades Highlight Insider Selling: Facebook, Applied Materials, Costco, Papa John’s and More

Earnings season has arrived, and while that has meant a slowdown in insider activity, some of the top executives at the biggest countries across the United States are still making some ...
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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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September Same-Store Sales Results Slip Again

Retailers are announcing September U.S. same-store sales figures Thursday morning. Research firm Retail Metrics had forecast a year-over-year decrease of 0.5% for the month and a 1.1% sales increase for ...
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Investors Dump Target as It Launches Smaller Stores

Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT) has started to build smaller stores, to move into cities, but Wall Street does not buy the company's overall management. The stock trades at $69, near ...
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Costco, GM Kick Off Holiday Auto Sales Special

Last Saturday, Costco Wholesale Corp. (NASDAQ: COST) announced that it will offer 29 different General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) cars during what is now an annual holiday sales event. Last ...
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Costco Beats on Earnings, Revenues a Little Light

Costco Wholesale Corp. (NASDAQ: COST) reported fiscal fourth-quarter and full year 2016 results after markets closed on Thursday. The big box club store posted quarterly diluted earnings per share (EPS) ...
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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 Thursday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters are calling for $1.73 ...
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