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17 Retail Brands With Highest Brand Loyalty

We took a look on Wednesday at the new 2016 Brand Loyalty survey results and the 20 brands at the top of the rankings. Of the 100 brands included in ...
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Macy’s to Open at 5 pm on Thanksgiving

Macy's Inc. (NYSE: M), the desperate retailer, will open its doors on 5 p.m. on Thanksgiving, a way to get a jump on dozens of retailers that will not be open at ...
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Can a New CFO Save Sears?

Sears Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD) announced Friday morning that it has promoted Senior Vice President Jason Hollar to chief financial officer, effective immediately. Not exactly fresh blood, as Hollar has ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Abercrombie, Alphabet, Baidu, Dillard’s, Nike, Workday and Many More

Stocks were simply looking for direction on Wednesday after solid gains on Tuesday. Investors keep proving that they will still buy stocks after any real weakness. Investors also have continued ...
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Seasonal Hiring Ramps Up With Kohl’s Announcement

Kohl's Corp. (NYSE: KSS) announced Monday morning that the company plans to hire more than 69,000 seasonal employees for the 2016 holiday shopping season. Last week Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT) ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Consolidated Edison, Eldorado Gold, ENSCO, Freeport-McMoRan, Las Vegas Sands, Macy’s, Potash and More

Stocks were indicated marginally higher on Wednesday, but this is after the Dow Jones Industrial Average has fallen almost 500 points from peak to trough in just four trading sessions. ...
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The 7 Best Large-Cap Earnings Reports This Summer

Now that the summer 2016 earnings season is mostly behind us, it seems like a good time to look back and see which of the S&P 500 stocks posted the ...
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12 Companies Laying Off the Most Workers

Tech giant Cisco Systems is expected to announce plans to lay off 14,000 employees in the coming weeks, nearly one-fifth of its total headcount, according to technology news site CRN. ...
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6 Retailers That Need to Merge to Survive

Macy's Inc. (NYSE: M) has closed more stores. So has Sears Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD), owner of Sears and Kmart. Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) has closed stores too. Barnes & ...
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Why Analysts Are Chasing Nordstrom, Macy’s, Kohl’s and Dillard’s Higher After Earnings

This past week was absolutely huge for the retail sector, with practically all the major retailers that reported notching up a win for the summer quarter. Among the headliners were Nordstrom ...
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How Amazon Destroys Hundreds of Thousand of Jobs

Macy's Inc. (NYSE: M) will close 100 stores in early 2017. In total they probably employ something like 20,000 people. It has closed a number of stores already. The numbers ...
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Will Macy’s Lay Off 20,000 People?

One hundred stores. How many people? Macy's Inc. (NYSE: M) did not say how many it will lay off when it shuts the locations. The number could be 200 employees ...
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Did Macy’s and Kohl’s Set the Earnings Bar Too High for Nordstrom?

Nordstrom Inc. (NYSE: JWN) is scheduled to release its fiscal-second quarter financial results after the markets close on Thursday. Ahead of this report, the stock is up handily, most likely ...
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Macy’s Plans to Close 100 Stores in Huge Comeback Quarter

Macy’s Inc. (NYSE: M) released its fiscal second-quarter earnings report before the markets opened on Thursday. Looking at this stock’s performance over the past 52 weeks is not very encouraging, ...
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What to Look for in Macy’s Earnings

Macy’s Inc. (NYSE: M) is scheduled to report its fiscal second-quarter financial results before the markets open on Thursday. The consensus estimates call for $0.45 in earnings per share (EPS) ...
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