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Merrill Lynch Sours on Dollar Stores Theme

Shareholders of Family Dollar Stores Inc. (NYSE: FDO) voted on January 22 to approve the merger with Dollar Tree Inc. (NASDAQ: DLTR). As a result, Merrill Lynch has come forth and ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Family Dollar, Garmin, Ruckus Wireless, UPS, VeriSign, McDonald’s and More

Stocks were indicated lower on Monday morning. The trend for 2015 has not yet been defined clearly, but throughout 2014 investors kept buying dips and buying value and overlooked stocks. ...
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Could Dollar General Lose Out on Family Dollar?

Family Dollar Stores Inc. (NYSE: FDO) is nearing the end of its hunt for a merger partner, and prospects are looking brighter for Dollar Tree Inc. (NASDAQ: DLTR), while Dollar General ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Coach, Gap, FXCM, Lululemon, Netflix, Target and More

Stocks were down again on Friday morning ahead of the weekend. It remains to be seen what the trend will be for 2015, but throughout 2014 (and before) investors proved ...
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Family Dollar Earnings Tumble as Merger Vote Looms

Family Dollar Stores Inc. (NYSE: FDO) reported first-quarter fiscal 2015 results before markets opened Thursday. The discount retailer reported adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.44 on revenues of ...
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FTC Tells Dollar Tree, Family Dollar to Divest Stores

The proposed acquisition of Family Dollar Stores Inc. (NYSE: FDO) by Dollar Tree Inc. (NASDAQ: DLTR) was first made public in late July, and now for the first time we ...
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Dollar General Earnings Still Dominated by Merger

Dollar General Corp. (NYSE: DG) reported its third-quarter results Thursday before the market open as $0.78 in earnings per share and $4.72 billion in revenue. That was against Thomson Reuters ...
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Dollar General Earnings Likely Overshadowed by Merger Situation

Dollar General Corp. (NYSE: DG) remains king of the dollar store theme. The retailer is also expected to report earnings before the market opens on Thursday morning. The big question ...
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Dollar Tree Earnings Point the Way to New 52-Week High

Dollar Tree Inc. (NASDAQ: DLTR) reported third-quarter fiscal 2015 results before markets opened Thursday. The discount retailer posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.69 on revenues of $2.10 ...
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Dollar Tree Earnings vs. Dollar General and Family Dollar Merger

Dollar Tree Inc. (NASDAQ: DLTR) will report its third-quarter earnings Thursday before the market open. Thomson Reuters has consensus estimates of $0.64 in earnings per share and $2.06 billion in ...
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Dollar General Takes Its Offer to Family Dollar Shareholders

The battle between Dollar General Corp. (NYSE: DG) and Dollar Tree Inc. (NASDAQ: DLTR) over which company will acquire Family Dollar Stores Inc. (NYSE: FDO) is primarily being fought between ...
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Family Dollar Earnings Verdict – A Coin Toss!

Family Dollar Stores Inc. (NYSE: FDO) reported its earnings after the market closed Thursday as $0.73 in earnings per share and $2.61 billion in revenues. Thomson Reuters had estimates of ...
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Why Carl Icahn Gets What He Wants

When activist investor Carl Icahn first bought a stake of around 0.8% in eBay Inc. (NASDAQ: EBAY) in January of this year, the curtain went up on a play where ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Dollar Stores, Lululemon, Netflix, Sprint, T-Mobile, Alibaba and More

Stocks were looking for direction on Friday morning and the markets may finally be poised for a down week. Still, investors seem to be looking for opportunities with overlooked stocks or ...
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Dollar General Not Giving Up on Family Dollar Acquisition

The announcement earlier Friday morning that Family Dollar Stores Inc. (NYSE: FDO) had rejected Dollar General Corp.’s (NYSE: DG) latest offer does not appear to have quelled Dollar General’s ardor ...
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