Family Dollar Stores (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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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Dollar General, Intel, Twitter, Ulta Salon and More

Stocks have pulled back on tapering concerns, and now investors and traders have to decide how to position their portfolios ahead of 2014. 24/7 Wall St. reviews dozens of Wall ...
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Dollar Store Theme Alive and Well for 2014

Dollar General Corp. (NYSE: DG) keeps continuing to amaze investors and skeptics alike. The company's post-earnings report reaction was very different from Dollar Tree Inc. (NASDAQ: DLTR). What is happening ...
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Amazon.com: Where Market Share Trumps Profits

Analysts and pundits (ahem!) are spending a good part of Friday morning extolling the virtues of the earnings report from Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) that was released after markets closed ...
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Retailers Look Weak: Costco, Family Dollar Earnings

Two major retail chains reported fiscal fourth-quarter results Wednesday morning, and while neither one was a complete dud, they did not set off fireworks either. Costco Wholesale Corp. (NASDAQ: COST) ...
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Nine Key Earnings This Week Set the Tone for Earnings Season

We already have warned that investors and traders alike are now unlikely to see five key economic reports this week due to the government shutdown. Industry economic reports still will ...
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J.C. Penney Seeks More Cash, Needs Less Competition

So far this year, J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) has borrowed about $3 billion to buy its way out of the hole it dug for itself under former CEO ...
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