The Kroger Co. (NYSE:KR)

Shopping for Groceries Online: Can Walmart Face Down Amazon?

Ever since Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) announced its offer to buy Whole Foods Market Inc. (NASDAQ: WFM), a lot of attention has been focused on shopping online for groceries. Who ...
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9 American Businesses That Amazon and Jeff Bezos Will Never Target

It is no secret that Amazon Prime Day is a big deal in retail. It may not be a new Valentine's Day, but it is certainly yet another non-Amazon retail ...
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Does Kroger Have Too Many Stores?

Kroger (NYSE: KR), according to many people who follow the grocery business, faces an onslaught of competition, primarily from Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) which recently bought Whole Foods (NASDAQ: WFM). The ...
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Can Target Buy a Grocery Chain?

When Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) announced its $13.7 billion acquisition of Whole Foods Market Inc. (NASDAQ: WFM) about two weeks, one of the retail stocks hit hardest was Target Corp. ...
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Will Walmart Bid for Whole Foods?

The Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) buyout of Whole Foods Market Inc. (NASDAQ: WFM) was partially to flank Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT), which counts on groceries for a large portion ...
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Why Argus Is the Only Firm Defending Kroger

Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) recently had an absolutely devastating week in which its stock dropped nearly 28%. This was the result of weak guidance and then an earth-shattering merger announcement ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Amazon, Biogen, Costco, Kroger, Travelers, Wayfair and Many More

Stocks were indicated to open higher on Monday, with the Dow closing on our original 2017 price target. The bull market is now over eight years old. Every instance of ...
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What This Whole Foods Acquisition Means for Walmart and the Rest of the Industry

There was a major shock among grocery stores this past week that threw the industry on its head. Prior to the acquisition news, we speculated that this industry might be ...
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Kroger, Target Sink into Friday’s 52-Week Low Club

June 16, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 132 equities making new 52-week lows in Friday's session. On the NYSE, advancers led decliners by a tight ...
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What’s Amazon Up To With Whole Foods Purchase?

Once you read the terse press release announcing Amazon.com Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AMZN) acquisition of Whole Foods Market Inc. (NASDAQ: WFM), a first reaction might be to question the sanity of ...
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How Amazon Buyout of Whole Foods Challenges Wal-Mart

Whole Foods Market Inc. (NASDAQ: WFM) shares were halted in early trading Friday after some earth-shattering news hit the market. Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) is making an incredibly ambitious purchase ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Celgene, Kroger, Nike, Skyworks, Western Digital and Many More

The futures are trading mixed this morning as we end what has been a very roller-coaster week for investors. Technology still feels wobbly after some serious selling, and the Federal ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Now

Shares of once hot Snap Inc. (NYSE: SNAP), operator of Snapchat, fell back to $17, its IPO price. Anxiety about user growth and engagement have hurt the company's ability to ...
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Thursday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

June 15, 2017: The S&P 500 closed lower, down 0.2% at 2,432.37. The DJIA closed down 0.08% at 21,357.43. Separately, the Nasdaq closed down 0.5% at 6,165.81. Thursday was a down ...
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Kroger, Mattel Plunge into Thursday’s 52-Week Low Club

June 15, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 126 equities making new 52-week lows in Thursday's session. On the NYSE, decliners led advancers by nearly 2 ...
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