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Will J.C. Penney Close 200 Stores?

J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) will close 40 stores this year and dump as many as 2,250 employees in the process. The problem is that the retailer's store count ...
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The 5 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks in at the End of 2014

Among the most shorted stocks on the New York Stock Exchange, short sellers flocked to Petrobras between the December 15 and December 31 settlement dates, raising it into the top ...
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J.C. Penney Delivers a Serious Upside Surprise

Many investors expected that J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) would have poor holiday sales. After all, its trends have been far less than positive for longer than most investors ...
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J.C. Penney Stock Signals Poor Holiday

J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) shares have not traded recently like those of a retailer that had a good holiday sales period. In fact, a sell-off of the stock ...
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Holiday Retail Winners and Losers

Rising employment and lower gasoline prices both pumped some life into this year’s holiday shopping season, but there are going to winners and losers when the dust finally settles. Black ...
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The 5 Most Shorted New York Stock Exchange Stocks in Mid-December

Among the most shorted stocks on the New York Stock Exchange, short sellers fled Kinder Morgan between the November 28 and December 15 settlement dates, nearly dropping it out of ...
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Stores Stay Open Longer for Last-Minute Shoppers

It is either a sign that sales have been poor and retailers are going all-out to pick up more revenue any way they can, or it is a sign that ...
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Which Retailers Will Be Sales Winners on Final Weekend Before Christmas?

Super Saturday, December 20, is expected to be the single busiest selling day of the holiday season. Consumer sentiment is on the rise among both high- and low-earners, and falling ...
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10 Shopping Days Until Christmas

The race that began at the start of November, peaked on Thanksgiving -- or Black Friday or Cyber Monday -- is nearly over. Only 10 shopping days remain until Christmas. ...
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Walmart Cuts More Prices

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) will cut prices until it can cut no more. Or, on the other hand, cut them until it can no longer make money. Perhaps it ...
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The 5 Most Heavily Shorted Stocks on the New York Stock Exchange

The most heavily shorted stocks on the New York Stock Exchange between the November 14 and November 28 settlement dates saw rising short interest, particularly Kinder Morgan and Vale, which ...
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Will Sears Stock Price Drop to $0?

Among the most troubled retailers in America, Sears Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD) stands out. Its ownership is controlled by a hedge fund manager. It was created in 2004 by the ...
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Meet the New Favorite (and Least Favorite) Goldman Sachs Retail Stock Pick

Goldman Sachs has lowered its view on North American broadline retailers. However, there is a bright spot in this sector. The call was from Stephen Grambling and was after disappointing ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AEP, BP, Halliburton, Cypress Semi, J.C. Penney, Schlumberger, SanDisk and More

Stocks were looking for direction Wednesday morning. Investors keep proving that they will buy value stocks or stocks that are discounted when they can. 24/7 Wall St. looks over dozens ...
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J.C. Penney Down 5% on Weak Retail Sales Data

As data for the Black Friday weekend begins to accumulate, it is becoming clear that the weekend was not a rousing success for retailers. One sign of the weakness is ...
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