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Staples

Does the Staples, Office Depot Merger Have a Chance?

Last December, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) filed suit to prevent the proposed merger between office supplies companies Staples Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) and Office Depot Inc. (NASDAQ: ODP). The two ...
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Staples

Staples Earnings, Revenues Miss Estimates

Staples Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2015 results before markets opened Friday morning. For the quarter, the big box office supply retailer posted adjusted diluted earnings per share ...
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What to Look for in Staples Earnings

Staples Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) is set to report its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results before the markets open on Friday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for $0.28 in earnings ...
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Office Depot

Office Depot Earnings a Sideshow to Staples Merger

Office Depot Inc. (NYSE: ODP) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2015 results before markets opened Tuesday. For the quarter, the office supplies retailer posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of ...
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M&A

Why Staples and GE May Matter in a Merger of Honeywell and United Tech

Big mergers make for big business. The larger the deal, the larger the opportunity. That also is followed by the highest stakes regarding regulatory concerns. So what are investors and consumers ...
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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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Wow

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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Bull and Bear

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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