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What Does a Lower Forecast Mean for JC Penney, Sears and Wal-Mart?

On Wednesday, the National Retail Federation (NRF) revised its retail sales growth forecast for 2015 down slightly from 4.1% to 3.5%. The NRF expects sales will expand 3.7% over the ...
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The Worst Companies To Work For

 These days, employees can easily share their work experiences online, and employee opinions about companies and managers are all readily available to prospective workers and customers alike. As a result, ...
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Insider Buying Strong as Top Executives Pounce on Beaten Down Shares

One would think that insiders would stay on the sideline with the markets touching new highs this past week, but that was decidedly not the case. In fact, insider buying ...
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Insider Buying Surges as Volatile Market Presents Buying Opportunity

There is absolutely no need to go to an amusement park this summer if you are a stock investor. Just stick around and stay for a ride on the stock ...
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5 Stocks a Raging Rally Could Not Save

The markets were in a frenzy Wednesday with the S&P 500, Nasdaq and Dow Jones Industrial Average all rising over 1%. However, there were a few companies holding back the ...
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Sears REIT Trumps Dismal Earnings

Sears Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD) reported first-quarter 2015 results before markets opened on Monday. The company posted an adjusted diluted loss per share of $2.00 on revenues of $5.88 billion. ...
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8 Key Earnings Previews for the Week Ahead

Another earnings season has come to a close, but a few companies are straggling behind the pack. 24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of some of these companies ...
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Gigantic REIT Buy Highlights Insider Buying With Market Near Highs

Despite the market again stretching to new intraday highs this week, insiders continue to make purchases of company stock, and that remains one of the most bullish factors, especially when ...
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Chevron

Massive Insider Buying in Big Oil and Tech Highlights Wild Market Week

One thing we have watched when looking for a sign of an oil turnaround was substantial insider buying of shares. While the action had been consistent, nothing huge hit the ...
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Wal-Mart Loses Investor Confidence

Ahead of another set of earnings from Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT), at least one thing is already clear. Wall Street has turned against the nation's largest retailer, and with ...
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For Xerox Director Ann N. Reese, a Disastrous Tenure

The dust has settled after Xerox Corp. (NYSE: XRX) announced another poor quarter. Its share price hovers around a 52-week low. Someone has to be accountable for the catastrophe that ...
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Insider Buying Massive This Week as Market Roller Coaster Continues

In a week that saw all the market gains for the year wiped out, only to roar back on Friday, one thing seems clear. The windows that we wrote about ...
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Sears Turnaround Continues to Fail

Sears Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD) CEO and controlling shareholder Eddie Lampert made one more set of comments about why the retailer, which controls Kmart and Sears, has entered a recovery ...
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Companies With the Best (and Worst) Reputations

Goldman Sachs has the worst reputation of any major American company. Upstate New York-based grocery chain Wegmans is the most highly-regarded company. Also notably, Samsung surpassed Apple this year as ...
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JC Penney Shares Collapse

Investors continue to be concerned about J.C. Penney Co. Inc.'s (NYSE: JCP) viability as a large U.S. retailer. The most recent sign comes as J.C. Penney shares have dropped more ...
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