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Top 10 TV Ads for December 2016

A well-established metric by which to measure television advertising is how memorable the ad is. The more memorable the ad, the more bang for the advertiser's buck, because consumers are ...
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Banana Republic Continues to Disappear

Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) posted good news about its holiday sales, in contrast to nearly every other large brick-and-mortar retailer. However, among its three major divisions — Gap, Banana Republic and ...
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Business Closed Sign

Barnes & Noble Founder Riggio Fails to Prevent Its Collapse

Among the few things present over the period during which Barnes & Noble Inc. (NYSE: BKS) has collapsed is founder and sometimes CEO, sometimes chairman, Leonard Riggio. Based on a new ...
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New Funding Lets Sears Fight Another Day

Sears Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD) has been fighting a seemingly losing battle for years now, with shares consistently on the decline. However, we saw an unexpected move happen early on ...
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Under Armour, Sears Tumble into Tuesday’s 52-Week Low Club

December 27, 2016: Here are four stocks trading with relatively heavy volume among 36 equities making new 52-week lows in Tuesday's session. On the NYSE, advancers led decliners by about ...
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Business Closed Sign

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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Zero Shopping Days Left Until Christmas

Christmas is hours away. The chance to shop has only hours left as well. This means every retailer of any size knows what its fate is. Chief executive officers are ...
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Amazon, Wal-Mart and Others Set Last Shipping Day on December 22 (or Later)

Monday, December 12, has been designated "Green Monday," and many online retailers have announced some new sale pricing for the day. Coming as it does on the second Monday of ...
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With 14 Shopping Days To Christmas Retail Prepares For Shake Out

There are a lot of data about how the holiday season has gone so far, and how it is likely to go in the next two weeks. With just 14 ...
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Sears Q3 Results Still Aren’t Good Enough

Sears Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD) reported its fiscal third-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Thursday. The company posted a net loss of $3.11 per share and $5.03 billion ...
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With 15 Shopping Days Until Christmas, Retailers Hustle

There are a lot of data about how the holiday season has gone so far, and how it is likely to go in the next two weeks. With just 15 ...
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What to Expect When Sears Reports Q3 Earnings

Sears Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD) is scheduled to release fiscal third-quarter earnings report before markets open on Thursday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters are calling for a net loss ...
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Only 23 Shopping Days Until Christmas

In the torrent of data and media coverage about sales discounts, industry success (or lack thereof), Thanksgiving shopping activity, Black Friday results and Cyber Monday winners and losers, one fact ...
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CEO Founders Who Should Quit Like Howard Schultz

Howard Schultz did not exactly found Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX). He started at the company when it had four stores. However, based on the wild success of Starbucks since then, ...
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Wal-Mart Has Too Few Stores in Several Large States, a Weakness for Holiday Success

A map of Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) stores nationwide shows an interesting pattern. Their concentration is heaviest near its home state of Arkansas and thinner, for the most part, ...
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