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Macy’s Tries to Compete With Amazon

Macy's Inc. (NYSE: M) is the latest brick-and-mortar retailer to take a swing at Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN). Its attempt at competition is through same-day delivery service. However, the program ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: JDSU, JD.com, Palo Alto, Petrobras, SeaWorld, Twitter, Yandex and More

Stocks were weak on Thursday morning, and the markets are showing that they can take at least a little bit of a breather. What is interesting is that investors are ...
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What the iPhone 6 Was Supposed to Have, but Didn’t

The new iPhones from Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) are finally here, and we wanted to run down the features that were anticipated before the product announcement and the ones that ...
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J.C. Penney’s Weak Online Sales

Barely mentioned in the J.C. Penney (NYSE: JCP) earnings report was the tiny amount of its online sales for the quarter. Same-store sales may have improved, but the e-commerce revenue ...
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Macy’s Tempers Expectations for 2014 After Earnings

Macy's Inc. (NYSE: M) reported second quarter earnings per share of $0.80 and a 3% revenue growth to $6.27 billion. Both missed analyst estimates according to Thomson Reuters of $0.86 ...
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The 9 Top Earnings Reports for the Week Ahead

We are now entering into mid-August and earnings season has seen its peak. While we are getting into the stragglers who report later than peers, there are also many key companies ...
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J.C. Penney Still Shunned By Wall St.

Things have been quiet at J.C. Penney (NYSE: JCP), at least as far as Wall St. is concerned. However, a look at its stock prices shows that investors continue to ...
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Credit Suisse’s Top Large-Cap Stocks Being Bought by Mutual Funds

Anytime you have a very long, protracted up-move in the stock market, the portfolio managers at the top growth mutual funds usually have to start taking some profits and reallocate ...
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Judge Favors Macy’s Over J.C. Penney in Martha Stewart Conflict

A New York state judge ruled Monday that J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) and its former CEO Ron Johnson interfered in an agreement between Macy’s Inc. (NYSE: M) and ...
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Credit Suisse Adds New Stocks in Multiple Sectors to Top Picks List

We have written before how practically all the major firms we cover have a list of top stock picks for their client base. One of the best things that a ...
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Why J.C. Penney Is Down 50% in the Past Year

Following an initial rush of enthusiasm after the company reported fourth-quarter results in late February, shares of J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) have traded in a band between about ...
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Seven Fresh Dividend Hikes You Should Not Miss

This past week was a rough one for the markets. Both the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) and the S&P 500 hit new all-time highs, only to sell off handily ...
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J.C. Penney Turnaround Finally Takes Hold

Three years after Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) retail chief took over as CEO of J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) and set a course that nearly ruined the company, the ...
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What’s Left of Sears to Liquidate?

A former executive with Sears Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD) said late last week that his former company should "embrace the inevitable" and liquidate. Steven P. Dennis was a vice president ...
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Opportunity in Kohl’s as Merchandising Officer Departs

Kohl's Corp. (NYSE: KSS) may have a mixed bag on the news reaction that the company's chief merchandising officer is leaving the company. This sort of news can be a ...
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