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Companies With the Most Women Board Members

Large companies are notorious for the small number of women chief executives and board members they have. Several companies are in a distinct minority because they have bucked the trend. However, ...
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5 Stocks on the Move After Employment Report

After a weaker than expected Employment Situation report, the broad markets have taken a downturn across the board in Friday’s trading session. Traders expected increased volatility in this session, given that ...
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May Same-Store Sales Could Clear a Low Bar

Retailers are announcing May 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. In April, same-store sales were down ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Aflac, Applied Materials, Dick’s, Gap, Noble, Teekay Tankers, Urban Outfitters and More

Stocks were indicated up on Friday, but the week looks like it is going to end in the red. The Dow is now over 700 points from the 2016 high from ...
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Gap’s Plan to Return to Growth: Close Stores

The Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) reported first-quarter 2016 results after markets closed Thursday. For the quarter, the clothing retailer reported diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.32 on revenues of ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Thursday

May 19, 2016: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 81 equities making new 52-week lows in Thursday's session. NYSE decliners led advancers by nearly 2 to 1 ...
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Top 8 Earnings for the Week Ahead

24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of some of the major companies reporting their quarterly results this week. We are on the way out of earnings season, when ...
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Why Gap Could Still Face Even More Downgrades

Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) does not report first-quarter earnings until Thursday, May 19, but the stock was mauled after the company reported same-store sales numbers after markets closed last Monday. ...
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5 Major Retailers That Crushed Shareholders Last Week

Retail stocks took a serious dive this past week as many retailers reported weak earnings and sales trends. Some of these companies blamed the weather, weak comparable sales, guidance or even the rise ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Friday

May 13, 2016: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 89 equities making new 52-week lows in Friday's session. NYSE decliners led advancers by 2 to 1 while ...
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Gap Downgraded to Junk at Fitch

Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) has been downgraded to junk ratings at Fitch Ratings. The news comes on the heels of multiple analyst downgrades or price target cuts after this week's ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Tuesday

May 10, 2016: Here are four stocks trading with relatively heavy volume among 50 equities making new 52-week lows in Tuesday's session. NYSE advancers led decliners by about 3 to 1hile Nasdaq ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Bats, Eli Lilly, Gap, Hasbro, JD.com, Nike, Pfizer, SolarCity and More

Stocks were indicated to open higher on Tuesday in what looks like a broad rally. With the Dow still down about 500 points from the April highs, investors still seem ...
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April Same-Store Sales Lag Estimates

Retailers are announcing April U.S. same-store sales figures Thursday morning. Research firm Retail Metrics had forecast a year-over-year increase of 1.3% for the month. That's a significant improvement from an ...
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April Same-Store Sales Forecast to Rise 1.3%

Several chain stores that still report monthly same-stores sales results will be announcing April numbers after markets close Wednesday and before they open Thursday. Analysts at Retail Metrics are projecting ...
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