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The Digital Future of Grocery Shopping

The supermarket of the future is here — at least in Europe. Italy's largest supermarket chain, Coop Italia, claims to have reinvented the customer experience in grocery shopping, with some ...
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Amazon’s 182 Million Visitors Among Its Huge Advantages

Among Amazon.com Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AMZN) seemingly endless arsenal of advantages over every other retailer is the 182 million visitors to its websites. No other retailer comes close. Based on comScore ...
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With 93 Million Visits, Breitbart Remains Web Giant

Breitbart.com had 93.2 million visits in November. That made it nearly two-thirds the size  of Gannett's (NYSE: GCI) USAToday.com and nearly three times the size of Comcast's (NASDAQ: CMCSA) MSNBC.com. ...
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Black Friday Sales Surge To Record $3.34 Billion

E-commerce sales continue to rocket higher as the Black Friday total reached $3.34 billion   The move to mobile was even more rapid as sales reached $1.2 billion, up 33% ...
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Will Trump Tax Changes Motivate 5 Tech Giants With a Half Trillion in Cash?

It’s been a hot topic of discussion for years. When will the politicians in Washington D.C. wise up and lower the tax rate for companies that have billions stored ...
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Can Playstation Sales Catch Xbox Over Holidays

Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) claims its Xbox flagship game platform outsells any of its console rivals. Sony (NYSE: SNE), at the top of that rivals list, needs to post strong holiday sales ...
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Chinese Smartphone Vendors Gain Market Share as Apple, Samsung Lose

Worldwide smartphone sales in the third quarter of 2016 rose 5.4% year over year to 373.3 million units. Overall sales of mobile phones, however, dropped by 1.3% compared with the ...
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5 Large Cap Tech Giants On Sale and It Is Time to Buy

The biggest loser coming out of the election was the technology sector, and we have written at length about the worries over trade and some of the vitriol hurled at ...
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Home Depot, Microsoft Lift DJIA on Thursday

November 17, 2016: Markets opened higher Thursday and the Nasdaq Composite appears to be gaining back even more of the ground it lost last week as tech stocks dropped following ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Cisco, Freeport-McMoRan, Microsoft, NetApp, SunPower, Urban Outfitters and Many More

Thursday morning was a one that was quite simply directionless, after a mild 50-point drop in the Dow Jones Industrial Average from Wednesday. Maybe things got overbought after a seven-day ...
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Verizon, Chevron Dominate DJIA Tuesday

November 15, 2016: Markets opened mixed Tuesday as the blue chips got off to a slow start. Both the financials and real estate gave back some recent gains and the ...
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The 6 Most Shorted Nasdaq Stocks

Shorts sellers seemed to grow wary as October wound down and the holiday shopping season and presidential election approached, at least judging by the most shorted stocks traded on the ...
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Beyond Election Results: 5 Top Tech Dividends That Will Deliver in 2017

It seems as though the election cycle has gone on forever, because it has, and today finally the election will be held. While both sides feel their candidate will be ...
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JPMorgan, Goldman Sachs Lead Dow Higher Monday

November 7, 2016: Markets opened higher again Monday and after reaching an intra-day high at about noon, drifted down slightly in the last hour or so of trading. The upbeat ...
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Gigantic Bill Gates Trade Highlights Insider Selling: Microsoft, Facebook, McDonald’s, Salesforce, Delta Air and More

Regular readers know that we have discussed that the corporate windows for transactions are closed during earnings, but with the busiest week for third-quarter numbers behind us, they appear to ...
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