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4 Retail Stocks to Buy That Should Shrug Off Higher Interest Rates

Hardline retail stocks rely on consumers to keep earnings growing, and rising interest rates can put a crimp into what has been a very good sector for investors to own ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apollo, Petrobras, Shopify, Fitbit, Sarepta, Lowe’s and More

Stocks were indicated with a bounce on Tuesday after Greece and Puerto Rico acted as sell-off catalysts on Monday. The trend that keeps proving itself for almost four years now ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Exxon, Home Depot, Lululemon, 3M, Vodafone, Mondelez, Chevron and More

Stocks were marginally lower on Monday to kick off the week, after the prior week was in the red. The one trend that is nearly four years old is that ...
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The Dividend and Buyback War Between Home Depot and Lowe’s

As it has been said over and over, investors just love dividends and buybacks. They also love when dividends grow and when companies renew and expand their buybacks. In the ...
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How to Beat Weak Same-Store Sales: Stop Reporting Them

Is there a person out there who has never been told, “If you can’t say something nice, don’t say anything at all?” In the corporate world that typically translates to, ...
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Lowe’s Disappointing Earnings Report

Lowe’s Companies Inc. (NYSE: LOW) reported first-quarter 2015 results before markets opened Wednesday. The home improvement retailer posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.70 and $14.13 billion in revenues. ...
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5 Key Retail Earnings Previews for the Week Ahead

The first round of retail earnings has come and gone. Now as corporate earnings season begins to wind down, we are seeing the rest of the major retailers get ready ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alcatel-Lucent, Apple, Coach, Etsy, Intel, MannKind, Netflix, SanDisk, Starbucks and More

Stocks were down across the board on Thursday morning. Still all-time highs are not far off and investors have bought stocks on weakness for over three years now. 24/7 Wall ...
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5 Stocks to Buy That Love the Current Strong US Dollar

Much of the pre-announcement news and guidance for first-quarter earnings, which are right around the corner, is companies warning of the dreaded “currency headwinds.” What that means in simple terms ...
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Insider Selling Picks Up as Market Volatility Starts to Jump

As we expected, with the earnings reporting season all but over for this quarter, more and more windows appear to be opening for insiders looking to sell positions. Combine that ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: BP, Exxon, Exelon, Home Depot, Sirius XM, McDonald’s, Disney and More

Stocks were indicated higher after a couple days of selling. The one trend that remains in place is that investors buy stocks whenever there is a pullback. 24/7 Wall St. ...
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How Do Lowe’s Earnings Compare to Home Depot?

Wednesday before the markets opened, Lowe’s Companies Inc. (NYSE: LOW) reported fourth-quarter financials as $0.46 in earnings per share (EPS) and $12.5 billion in revenue. That topped Thomson Reuters consensus ...
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What to Expect From Home Depot and Lowe’s Earnings

Home Depot Inc. (NYSE: HD) and Lowe’s Companies Inc. (NYSE: LOW) are set to report earnings this Tuesday and Wednesday mornings, respectively. These two home improvement giants will be fighting ...
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Top 11 Corporate Earnings for the Coming Week

Corporate earnings season is now winding down, and 24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of some of the larger companies reporting in the coming week. We have reviewed ...
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Customer Satisfaction Lowest at Wal-Mart, Highest at Nordstrom and Amazon

The American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI) for retail stores and websites was published on Wednesday, and the surprising thing is how thoroughly Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) is disliked. Excepting ...
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