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J.C. Penney CEO Gets Huge Raise

J.C. Penney Co. Inc.'s (NYSE: JCP) Myron E. (Mike) Ullman just got a huge boost in pay after spending a year trying to right the sinking retailer's ship. Whether he ...
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Martha Stewart, Macy’s Settle Differences, but No Deal With J.C. Penney

In a brief press announcement issued Thursday, Macy’s Inc. (NYSE: M) said that it has resolved its breach-of-contract suit with Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia Inc. (NYSE: MSO). The terms of ...
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Why Layoffs Can’t Save Martha Stewart

Less than two months after scrap-metal executive Daniel Dienst was tapped to be the new chief executive officer at Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia Inc. (NYSE: MSO), the axe has come ...
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Why Martha Stewart Living Cannot Be Sold

Shares of Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia Inc. (NYSE: MSO) have risen recently on speculation that new CEO Daniel Dienst can sell the company. There is virtually no chance of that. The ...
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Martha Stewart Living Finds Its New CEO

Daniel Dienst, the newly appointed CEO of Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia Inc. (NYSE: MSO), has a reputation as a smart, no-nonsense guy with a lot of turnaround experience. He really ...
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Martha Stewart’s Shrinking Empire

Martha Stewart, founder of Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia Inc. (NYSE: MSO) recently went on Bloomberg TV to explain how she went from "her humble beginnings as a working class girl ...
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Penney’s Snips Ties to Martha Stewart

Yet another of former CEO Ron Johnson’s big ideas to lift the fortunes of J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) is coming unraveled. The wide-ranging deal signed in late 2011 ...
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Martha Stewart Stock Should Collapse with Negative J.C. Penney Ruling

Shares of Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia Inc. (NYSE: MSO) have fallen 65% in five years, as the company has lost money each of those years. Most of that drop has ...
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Closing Bell for Tuesday on Wall Street: Markets Open Higher, Drift to Mixed Close

July 30, 2013: U.S. equity markets opened higher this morning as traders and investors wait for tomorrow’s announcement from the FOMC. There was little economic data published today. In the ...
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Reality Bites: Martha Stewart Edition

Martha Stewart Omnimedia Inc. (NYSE: MSO) said in a filing today that it has changed its employment agreement between the company and Martha Stewart, the company’s namesake and public persona. ...
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Ten Brands That Will Disappear in 2014

Each year, 24/7 Wall St. identifies 10 important brands sold in America that we predict will disappear before 2014. This year’s list reflects the brutally competitive nature of certain industries ...
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Macy’s Earnings, Dividend Increase Point to New High

Macy’s Inc. (NYSE: M) reported first-quarter 2013 results before markets opened this morning. The department store giant posted quarterly diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.55 on revenues of $6.39 ...
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Shareholders Can’t Afford Retirement, as Martha Stewart Seeks Fountain of Youth

Martha Stewart recently flogged her book, "Living the Good Long Life: A Practical Guide to Caring for Yourself and Others," in the pages of USA Today. Between tips on longevity, ...
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Martha Stewart Earnings Go to Hell, New CEO Needed

The first-quarter results for Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia Inc. (NYSE: MSO) could not have been worse. The company desperately needs a new chief executive to take both the firm and ...
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Is Martha Stewart Paid Too Much?

The highest paid person at Martha Stewart Omnimedia Inc. (NYSE: MSO) is -- surprise! -- Martha Stewart. Her base salary for 2012 was $2 million, and her total compensation for ...
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