Sears Holdings (NASDAQ:SHLD)

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Would Amazon Buy Sears?

Every time the M&A market heats up, the number of preposterous ideas for business combinations rises. The market is once again afloat with cheap capital and a number of tech ...
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Sears Continues Tumble After Land’s End Spin-Off

Sears Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD) continues to drop after completing its spin-off of Lands' End Inc. (NASDAQ: LE), which began trading Monday on the Nasdaq. Sears Holdings has long struggled ...
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Lands’ End Begins Trading With Low-Quality Products

Sears Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD) completed its spin-off of Lands' End Inc. (NASDAQ: LE) on Monday morning, when shares of the mail-order clothing retailer began "regular-way" trading. The stock had ...
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Nine CEOs with the Worst Reputations

A good manager understands the contribution of his or her employees. In return, managers often receive the respect of their workers. And indeed, more than two-thirds of American employees approve ...
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Sears Is the New Abercrombie?

Sears Holding Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD) on Thursday introduced Now + Here, a new fast-fashion shop within its stores and on its website that aims to offer monthly deliveries of trendy ...
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Sears Board Approves Land’s End Spin-Off

It really did not take long for Sears Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD) to part with its Land’s End business since first floating the possibility last October. In December, Sears filed ...
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Nine Retailers Closing the Most Stores

Brick-and-mortar retailers have been suffering from slow economic activity for years, as well as from increased competition from online retailers. The rise in store closings is a prominent sign of ...
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The Non-Stop Rise of Amazon’s Stock

Poor results for the holiday quarter were supposed to injure Wall Street's sentiment on Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN). On the contrary, it has continued to rise, leaving observers to ask ...
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Will Walmart Lose Its Spot as No. 1 Global Retailer?

It seems impossible that Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT), with more than 2 million employees worldwide and global sales of $470 billion, could ever be dethroned as the number one ...
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Why Nothing Goes Right for Sears

Sears Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2013 results before markets opened on Thursday. The company posted an adjusted earnings per share loss of $0.96 on revenues of ...
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Sears Attempts Real Estate Sale Through Website

In December, Sears Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD) filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to spin-off its Lands' End stores, leaving the Auto Centers for a potential spin-off or ...
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More Analyst Sell Ratings as Markets Hit New Highs

Like any other item in the world, when a stock gets too expensive you just don't want to buy it. The higher the market pushes, the more we see high-profile ...
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Where Will Retail Industry’s Next Layoffs Be?

Wal-Mart Stores Inc.'s (NYSE: WMT) Sam's Club apparently laid off 2,300 workers. Walmart has more than one million workers in the United States, so the number is relatively small. However, ...
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What Happened to Amazon’s Holiday Results?

Most of the nation's largest retailers have announced the results of holiday sales. A very few companies disclosed positive numbers. Many have not. The most worrisome data were from the ...
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Analyst on Sears Going to $20: It Is Running Out of Options!

The fall of Sears Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD) is on the verge of becoming a no-win scenario. Nothing that the company tries seems to work. Its guidance was so bad ...
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