Sears Holdings (NASDAQ:SHLD)

Why Would Sears CEO Edward Lampert Double Down on Retailer’s Future?

Hedge fund chief Edward Lampert helped create Sears Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD), owner of Kmart and Sears, in 2005. He has presided over its serial decline, which has left the ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

Bitcoin hit a new record. According to Reuters: Bitcoin, the world's biggest and best-known cryptocurrency, was quoted at $17,310 on the Luxembourg-based Bitstamp exchange BTC=BTSP, up 5.1 percent on the ...
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Sears Impresses With Q3 Results Despite Posting Huge Loss

Sears Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD) released its most recent quarterly results before the markets opened on Thursday. The retailer posted a net loss of $2.64 per share on $3.66 billion ...
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Most Major Retail Stocks Sell Off The Month Before Black Friday

Traditional retail stocks did  not get a break in the month which ended Thanksgiving. There was no renewed optimism they can successfully battle e-commerce this holiday season. The fact among ...
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The Season to Be Jolly? Maybe Not for Sears, J. Crew, Penney’s

The last two months of the calendar year are make-or-break time for most brick-and-mortar retailers. For some, a successful year means just keeping the lights on during the first ten ...
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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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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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