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Merrill Lynch Says Selling Is Rampant: 4 Safe Dividend Stocks for a Volatile Summer

When sellers consistently hit bids in a market that trends higher, you actually get two winners. The sellers, of course, who are selling into strength, and the bids for them ...
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4 Dividend Growth Stocks to Buy With Rising Payout Ratios

Despite the fact that the Federal Reserve looks to be raising the fed funds rate either this month or in July, there is one inescapable fact. Interest rates are still ...
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Merrill Lynch Has 4 Neglected Dividend Stocks Rated Buy

Typically Wall Street is a monkey-see, monkey-do land because portfolio and fund managers tend to talk among themselves. One of the things we look for at 24/7 Wall St. is ...
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What Would Make US GDP Go to Zero?

The 0.5% improvement in first-quarter gross domestic product (GDP) is not far from zero. It would not take many factors to push growth down to zero or even below. Several ...
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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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CEOs of Macy’s, Kohl’s and Nordstrom Make Tens of Millions of Dollars

As earnings fell apart at Macy's Inc. (NYSE: M), Kohl's Corp. (NYSE: KSS) and Nordstrom Inc. (NYSE: JWN), their CEOs made tens of millions of dollars. The money was paid for ...
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What to Expect from JC Penney Earnings

Before markets open Friday morning, retailer J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) is scheduled to report first-quarter 2016 results. Analysts are looking for a net loss per share of $0.38 ...
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Kohl’s Earnings Grease the Skids for a New 52-Week Low

Kohl’s Corp. (NYSE: KSS) reported first-quarter 2016 results before markets opened Thursday. The department store retailer posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.31 on revenues of $3.97 billion. In ...
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Which Companies Benefit as El Niño Transitions to La Niña?

The verdict for El Niño is in, and while it hasn’t been particularly good for cold weather retailers, it hasn’t been catastrophic either. Brick-and-mortar seasonal retailers are already in quite ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: DepoMed, Enterprise Products, Expedia, Netflix, Sunrun, Vale and More

Stocks were sharply higher after the European Central Bank set further quantitative easing with more rate cuts (negative rates too) and increased asset purchases. This is driving the S&P over ...
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How Warm Weather Will Hit Cold Weather Retailers

In a recent interview with Buzzfeed, Bill Kirk, CEO of a company called Weather Trends, said that a one degree change in temperature can translate to a 3% to 5% ...
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Does Gap Need to Close More Stores?

It has been a season of retail store closings. Macy's Inc. (NYSE: M) has shuttered locations, beaten-up Sears Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD) will close more, and Kohl's Corp. (NYSE: KSS) ...
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Kohl’s Underwhelms With Earnings and Guidance

Kohl’s Corp. (NYSE: KSS) reported its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Thursday. The company had $1.58 in earnings per share (EPS) on $6.39 billion in revenue, ...
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What to Look for in Kohl’s Earnings

Kohl’s Corp. (NYSE: KSS) is scheduled to report its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results before the markets open on Thursday. Thomson Reuters consensus estimates are calling for $1.56 in earnings per ...
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11 Key Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades Too Big to Ignore

The stock market was trading handily lower after a mixed but positive strong Employment Situation report from the U.S. Department of Labor. It turns out that many stocks were having ...
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