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Family Dollar Earnings Will Bring More Pressure From Carl Icahn

Family Dollar Stores Inc. (NYSE: FDO) reported third-quarter fiscal 2014 results before markets opened Thursday. The discount retailer posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.85 on revenues of ...
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America’s Worst Companies to Work For

Employees can now share their opinions about employers online. As a result, companies face new reputation risks that can affect their customers and shareholders. For the third year, 24/7 Wall St. has ...
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Carl Icahn Wants Family Dollar Store Sale — Now

When activist investor Carl Icahn acquired a 9.4% stake in Family Dollar Stores Inc. (NYSE: FDO) earlier this month, he said he wanted to "engage in conversations" with the company's ...
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What Icahn Sees: Dollar Stores vs. Discounters

Now that Carl Icahn has taken a large stake in Family Dollar Stores Inc. (NYSE: FDO), 24/7 Wall St. wanted to see what sort of value this might imply for ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: BioMarin, Family Dollar, Lululemon, SunTrust and More

It is Monday and 24/7 Wall St. has seen many new analyst research calls that have to be covered. The bull market is on, with stocks having hit new highs on Friday, but ...
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Icahn Takes Stake in Family Dollar

Activist investor Carl Icahn filed documents with the Security and Exchange Commission (SEC) late Friday announcing that he had acquired a 9.4% stake in Family Dollar Stores Inc. (NYSE: FDO) ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Control4, Cree, NetApp, Twitter, Yahoo!, Yelp and More

Stocks are trying to recover from their recent selling pressure, but investors remain wary. These same investors are caught between a rock and a hard place -- they want upside, ...
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The Next Wave of Dead Retailers

We all know that retailers like J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) and RadioShack Inc. (NYSE: RSH) are in deep trouble. But quarterly results for four other big retailers -- ...
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Family Dollar Earnings Bring Store Closures and Job Cuts

Family Dollar Stores Inc. (NYSE: FDO) reported second-quarter fiscal 2014 results before markets opened Thursday. The discount retailer reported diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.80 on revenues of $2.7 ...
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Retail Sales Earnings Kickoff Tomorrow With Low Expectations

Mega-retailer Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) and upscale chain Nordstrom Inc. (NYSE: JWN) report fourth-quarter and full-year earnings Thursday, with the Walmart posting results before the bell and Nordstrom after ...
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Do Not Bet on a Family Dollar and Walmart Merger

Sometimes Wall Street can think of the simplest or most complex things in the world. Credit Suisse's Michael Exstein issued a review on Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT). While the ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alcatel, CSX, Family Dollar, HP and More

Earnings season has started and Wall Street analysts are making many changes to their 2014 outlooks. At the same time, investors are still positioning their portfolios for 2014 and beyond. ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Hartford, Intel, Lululemon, 3D Systems, Sirius and More

We are now in the second full trading week of 2014, and analysts are making many key changes to their lists of stocks for 2014. Investors are also continuing to ...
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Economic Fears Weigh on Family Dollar Earnings

Family Dollar Stores Inc. (NYSE: FDO) reported first-quarter fiscal 2014 results before markets opened Thursday morning. The discount retailer posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.68 on revenues of ...
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Retail Stocks to Buy (or Not) in 2014

Buying a retail stock is often a pretty risky venture and it won’t get any less risky in 2014. The stocks can bounce around a lot, especially for those stores ...
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