Office Depot (NYSE:ODP)

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5 Retailers That Struck Out for Christmas

As we are now less than a week away from Christmas, retail shopping has picked up, as well as the e-commerce business. Overall the broad markets have had a relatively ...
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5 Companies That Absolutely Destroyed Shareholders This Past Week

This past week was a rough one for the broad markets, with nearly a month having gone by without two positive back-to-back trading days in the S&P 500. Much of ...
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Can Staples Fight the FTC Office Depot Deal Blockage?

Sometimes mergers get blocked by regulators. It happens. Once the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) moves to block a merger, the decision to unblock a deal is not very easy. Just ...
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What to Expect From Staples Earnings

Staples Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) is expected to report its fiscal third-quarter earnings before the markets open on Wednesday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for $0.35 in earnings per ...
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Why Are Office Depot Stores Open on Thanksgiving?

Office Depot Inc. (NASDAQ: ODP) is in the business of selling office supplies, well sort of. It also sells things for your home office, school supplies, consumer electronics and other ...
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10 Brands That Will Disappear in 2016

 Each year, 24/7 Wall St. identifies 10 American brands that we predict will disappear, either through bankruptcies or because of mergers. Bankruptcies of large public companies in 2015 have already ...
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10 Brands That Will Disappear in 2016

 Each year, 24/7 Wall St. identifies 10 American brands that we predict will disappear, either through bankruptcies or because of mergers. Bankruptcies of large public companies in 2015 have already ...
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Staples and Office Depot Get Extended FTC Merger Review

Staples Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) and Office Depot Inc. (NASDAQ: ODP) may have found another snag in how smooth this potential merger will go. The good news is that shares were ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Amgen, Dow, Fitbit, Office Depot, SanDisk, Wells Fargo, Yum and Many More

Stocks were indicated substantially higher on Tuesday morning after the Labor Day weekend. China shares were higher, as was Europe. The trend of buying pullbacks lives on. 24/7 Wall St. ...
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Is the Staples-Office Depot Merger in Trouble?

Last Friday, Staples Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) and Office Depot Inc. (NYSE: ODP) announced that the two companies “certified substantial compliance” with the second request from the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) ...
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Postal Union Continues Effort to Stop Staples, Office Depot Merger

The American Postal Workers Union (APWU) in July won a ruling from the National Labor Relations Board that the U.S. Postal Service acted illegally when it agreed to set up ...
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What to Expect From Staples Earnings

Staples, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) is set to report its fiscal second-quarter financial results Wednesday before the markets open. Thomson Reuters has consensus estimates calling for $0.12 in earnings per share (EPS) ...
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What Office Depot Earnings Mean to the Staples Merger

Office Depot Inc. (NASDAQ: ODP) reported its second-quarter financial results Tuesday before the markets opened. The company had $0.06 in earnings per share (EPS) on $3.4 billion in revenue, compared ...
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Is the Staples and Office Depot Merger Really at Risk?

Merger arbitrage and speculation often drive massive inflows and outflows of capital around merger rumors, and they can also have a high impact in actual pending mergers as well. Now ...
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Why the Office Depot Merger Approval Still Has Many Hurdles

The office products space has been an industry in consolidation, and now we are closer to the three major players completing their consolidation into one. The acquisition of Office Depot ...
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