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Why Staples Earnings Did Not Measure Up to Office Depot

Staples Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) reported its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Thursday. Unfortunately, Staples earnings did not live up to expectations and even fell short of ...
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Office Depot Rallies Following New CEO Appointment and Earnings

When Office Depot Inc. (NASDAQ: ODP) reported its fourth-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Wednesday, the company said that it had $0.11 in earnings per share (EPS) on ...
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Top 9 Retail Earnings Coming Out This Week

The first round of retail earnings has come and gone. Now we are seeing more major retailers getting ready to report. The broad markets have been on an absolute tear, with ...
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Rite Aid Merger Tank: Lessons From Staples & Office Depot Merger Failure

When pending mergers take too long to close due to regulatory reviews, it is not unusual for investors to get burned. That is now the case for investors who were banking on ...
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Retailers That Will Close Hundreds of Stores Next Year

The good news for U.S. retailers this holiday seasons is that revenues are expected to rise by about 4% and same-store sales are figured to increase by 1%. The less-good ...
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Office Depot

Office Depot Rises on Earnings Beat

Office Depot Inc. (NASDAQ: ODP) reported its third-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Wednesday. The company said that it had $0.16 in earnings per share (EPS) and revenue ...
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8 Stocks Surging on Earnings and Positive News

Investors might have become spooked about the recent days of selling. Even with the market hitting new high after new high, just a few days of selling pressure makes the ...
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13 Serious Ways to Save on Back-to-School Spending and 8 Top Destinations

Each year's back-to-school shopping season acts like a mini-Christmas and mini-holiday season in August for retailers. While it is a fraction of total retail versus the holidays, the wave of ...
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Staples CEO Steps Down After Failed Office Depot Merger

Staples Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) made waves Wednesday morning, after Ron Sargent announced that he will step down from his position of chief executive officer. This departure comes in the wake of ...
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Why Even a $100 Million Stock Buyback Matters for Office Depot

Office Depot Inc. (NASDAQ: ODP) may be reeling from the letdown after its failed acquisition by Staples Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS). Well, the company is not sitting around twiddling its thumbs trying ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Tuesday

May 17, 2016: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 71 equities making new 52-week lows in Tuesday's session. NYSE decliners led advancers by about 2 to 1 ...
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Staples

What to Expect When Staples Reports Earnings

Staples Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) is scheduled to report its fiscal second-quarter financial results before the markets open on Wednesday. The Thomson Reuters consensus estimates are calling $0.16 in earnings per ...
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4 Companies That Punished Shareholders Last Week

As earnings season is almost over, the analysts that were expecting earnings disappointments for this season appear to be correct as many companies have fallen flat in the past few ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Thursday

May 12, 2016: Here are four stocks trading with relatively heavy volume among 106 equities making new 52-week lows in Thursday's session. NYSE advancers led decliners by a small margin ...
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Will Staples Close 200 Stores?

Now that the Staples Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) merger with Office Depot Inc. (NASDAQ: ODP) has been called off, the huge office supply company is left with 1,302 stores in the United ...
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