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HP, Salesforce and More Earnings Coming Out This Week

24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of a few major companies scheduled to report their quarterly results this coming week. The broad markets have pulled back handily from ...
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Housing Companies Stand Strong Despite Big Construction Spending Disappointment

The U.S. Department of Commerce reported that construction spending was down 1.3% in June from May, and May's report was revised to a gain of 0.3% from a flat 0.0% ...
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5 Stocks That Would Win Even With Mini Tax Reform

After a horrendous showing when it came to dealing with health care, many on Wall Street and Main Street are now wondering about the chances for real tax reform. Given ...
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Why Jefferies Thinks This Sears Deal With Amazon Is Overhyped

For the past month Amazon Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) has been taking names as it has moved across multiple industries. The Whole Foods acquisition may have been the biggest story but ...
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Amazon Prime Day: Black Friday in July?

While the run-up to Amazon.com Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AMZN) Prime Day isn't the month-long marketing marathon that Black Friday has become, the company began pushing the promotion in late June. Other ...
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Merrill Lynch Has 4 Large Cap Top Picks for the Rest of 2017

Incredibly, the third quarter and the 4th of July holiday are upon us already. While the stock market has had an up and down June, and for that matter second ...
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Market Is Risky Now, but Sitting Out May Be Riskier: 4 Stocks to Buy

The Federal Reserve is sounding hawkish, and while it probably don’t raise rates again until December, the path is clear: rates are going higher. Stocks are feeling very overbought, and ...
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Why Lowe’s Q1 Earnings Fell Short

Lowe’s Companies Inc. (NYSE: LOW) released its fiscal first-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Wednesday. The $1.03 in earnings per share (EPS) and $16.86 billion in revenue home ...
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HP, Costco, Lowe’s and More Companies Reporting Earnings This Week

24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of a few major companies scheduled to report their quarterly results this coming week. The broad markets have pulled back slightly from ...
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How Home Depot and Lowe’s Are Winning in the Omni-Channel While Others Are Losing

The old hope of omni-channel sales acting as a boost to retail has come and gone. Most retail outlets have been Amazon-ed into lower and lower margins. Still, the omni-channel ...
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Why Home Depot Dominates the Home Improvement Market

As of Wednesday's close, Home Depot Inc. (NYSE: HD) sported a market cap of nearly $179 billion. Its chief rival, Lowe's Companies Inc. (NYSE: LOW), remains far in the rear-view ...
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US Homeowners Spent $221 Billion on Home Improvements in 2015

In 2015, U.S. homeowners spent $221 billion on home improvement, maintenance and repairs, according to a report released Wednesday by the Harvard University's Joint Center for Housing Studies (JCHS). The ...
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5 Merrill Lynch Dividend Stocks to Hide Out In When the Correction Comes

For investors not familiar with when or what “Black Monday” was: Monday October 19, 1987 was the day when stock markets around the world crashed, shedding a huge value in ...
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Why Lowe’s Earnings Are Pressing Toward New Highs

Lowe’s Companies Inc. (NYSE: LOW) reported its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Wednesday. The company posted $0.86 in earnings per share (EPS) and $15.78 billion in ...
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Top 9 Retail Earnings Coming Out This Week

The first round of retail earnings has come and gone. Now we are seeing more major retailers getting ready to report. The broad markets have been on an absolute tear, with ...
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