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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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Why Family Dollar Wants Dollar Tree Over Dollar General

Calling Family Dollar Stores Inc.’s (NYSE: FDO) rejection of the latest buyout from Dollar General Corp. (NYSE: DG) “terse” would not be exactly the right word. The press release issued ...
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Dollar General Turns Up the Heat on Family Dollar

Dollar General Corp. (NYSE: DG) Tuesday morning upped the stakes in the battle to acquire Family Dollar Stores Inc. (NYSE: FDO). The discount retailer raised its all-cash offer for Family ...
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Dollar General Cuts Outlook Slightly, Still Committed to Family Dollar Acquisition

Dollar General Corp. (NYSE: DG) reported second-quarter 2014 results before markets opened Thursday. The discount retailer reported diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.83 on revenues of $4.72 billion. In ...
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Dollar General Earnings Preview: In the Shadow of Possible Mergers

Dollar General Corp. (NYSE: DG) is set to report earnings on Thursday before the market opens. These earnings loom as news for a potential merger between Dollar General and Family ...
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What to Expect From Dollar General Earnings

Dollar General Corp. (NYSE: DG) is set to report its earnings on Thursday, August 28, in the morning before the market opens. The report comes at an important time when ...
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Did Family Dollar Reject Dollar General’s Cash to Preserve Levine’s Job?

The chairman and CEO of Dollar General Corp. (NYSE: DG) sent a letter to the board of directors at Family Dollar Stores Inc. (NYSE: FDO) Wednesday night that called to ...
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Dollar Tree Earnings Take Back Seat to Bid for Family Dollar Stores

Dollar Tree Inc. (NASDAQ: DLTR) reported second-quarter fiscal 2015 results before markets opened Thursday. The discount retailer posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.61 on revenues of $2.03 ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Applied Materials, Pollo Loco, Dollar General, SolarCity, Urban Outfitters and More

Stocks were firm Tuesday morning after a recovery rally on Monday. It may be the dog days of summer, but investors have used the recent market volatility to accumulate some stocks ...
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Is the Bidding Over for Family Dollar Stores?

Nearly everyone expected a higher bid for Family Dollar Stores Inc. (NYSE: FDO) after the first buyout offer from Dollar Tree Inc. (NASDAQ: DLTR). It wasn’t so much that the ...
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Will Dollar General Bid Take the Family Dollar Prize?

Update: Monday morning’s bid by Dollar General to acquire competitor Family Dollar Stores may not be the last word. But where will another bidder come from? Dollar General Corp. (NYSE: ...
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America’s Fastest-Growing Retailers

After the recession, retailers are growing once again and, increasingly, moving online. In the first quarter of 2014, retail sales were 2.4% higher than the same time the year before, ...
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