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Retail Resurrection As Old World Stores Show A Pulse

Large retailers have shown such poor results that even minor progress makes it appear they have a brighter future than the one predicted for the last year. Results from several ...
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After 2-Year Tenure, JC Penney CEO Marvin Ellison Needs to Leave

The stocks of large, traditional retailers have been in decline for over two years. Almost none have fallen as hard as J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) with its share ...
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The 63 Sears and Kmart Stores Closing by January

Last Wednesday, Sears Holding Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD) announced that it was "putting the whole store on sale" until the Saturday following Black Friday. Sale prices would ranged from 10% to ...
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Sears Will Close 63 More Stores, Clearance Sales Begin Next Week

For those of you keeping score at home, Sears Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD) plans to close 63 Sears and Kmart stores by late January. Of the closures, 45 are Kmart ...
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Why Does Sears Bother to Stay Open?

Sears Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD), owner of Kmart and Sears, has seen its shares drop 88% in the past year to $5.64. That is due to huge losses, falling same-store ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) said as many as 126 million Americas may have seen ads posted by Russian interests. The Wall Street Journal reports that Sprint Corp.'s (NYSE: S) largest ...
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Americans Ready To Increase Spending As They Shop For Holidays

It will be a good holiday for many retailers. The "mood" of American shoppers is excellent as the holiday season approaches, according to data from Gallup. The report does not ...
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What’s Up With Sears, Whirlpool Split?

When a 101-year-old marriage is ended, everyone wants to find out what happened and then figure out which party gets the blame. That's what's happening with reports of a split ...
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As Nordstrom Drops Going Private, JC Penney Value Craters

Wall Street has started to make final bets on which retailers will survive the holiday season intact. Yesterday, as a major Sears Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD) board member left, its ...
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Is It Time to Abandon Ship on Sears?

Sears Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD) saw its shares take a step back early on Monday after it was announced that there would be a big change in its board of ...
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The Best and Worst Customer Service Among Department Stores

The struggles among retail stores in the past year are well known. Less store traffic, stagnant same-store sales and severe pricing pressures are just a few of the hurdles the ...
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Retail Store Closures Up Nearly 200% in 2017

In 2016, major U.S. retailers announced the closure of 2,139 stores and the opening of 2,159 new stores. Through this week, retailers have announced the closure of 6,098 stores and ...
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JC Penney Short Interest Soars by 21 Million Shares

The short seller bet against J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) grew sharply in the period that ended August 31. Shares sold short rose by 21 million to a total ...
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Macy’s Short Interest Surges 32% as Success Options Disappear

Over the past 12 months, shares of Macy's Inc. (NYSE: M) have fallen nearly 49%. That's worse than the 47% share-price decline at Sears Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD), a retailer ...
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28 More Kmart Store Closures Another Sign of Sears Financial Deterioration

Sears Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD), owner of Sears and Kmart stores, said Thursday it plans to close 28 Kmart locations, in another sign the venerable retailer’s financial condition is deteriorating. ...
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