Staples (NASDAQ:SPLS)

Red Stapler

3 Dividend Stocks Trading at 5-Year Lows Could Have Big Upside Potential

The often asked question when the markets continue to hit or trade at all-time highs is what and where to look for ideas, especially if dividends are important? Chasing the bond ...
Read Full Story »
Red Stapler

4 Stocks to Buy Now With Upside Potential That All Yield 5% or More

It has become difficult to find solid dividend-paying stocks, and with the Federal Reserve unlikely to raise rates next week, it is looking like it will be December before they ...
Read Full Story »
Staples

How Store Closures Dragged on Staples Earnings

Staples Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) reported second-quarter 2016 results before markets opened Wednesday. The big box office supply retailer posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.12 and $4.75 billion ...
Read Full Story »
retail recession

Retail Same-Store Sales Forecasts Trending Down

So few retailers report monthly same-store sales any more that quarterly reports are about all we have to gauge how sales and store traffic are doing. And things for the ...
Read Full Story »
Navistar school bus

13 Serious Ways to Save on Back-to-School Spending and 8 Top Destinations

Each year's back-to-school shopping season acts like a mini-Christmas and mini-holiday season in August for retailers. While it is a fraction of total retail versus the holidays, the wave of ...
Read Full Story »
Best Buy

A 7-Step Plan to Save Best Buy

Best Buy Co. Inc. (NYSE: BBY), nearly beaten to death by Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) and big-box retailers with built-up consumer electronics departments, has kept turning itself around and around ...
Read Full Story »
Staples

Staples Now Offers Same-Day Delivery Service

Office supply company Staples Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) on Tuesday announced that it has begun a same-day delivery service in parts of several major U.S. cities. The company will charge $14.99 ...
Read Full Story »
Exit

Staples CEO Steps Down After Failed Office Depot Merger

Staples Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) made waves Wednesday morning, after Ron Sargent announced that he will step down from his position of chief executive officer. This departure comes in the wake of ...
Read Full Story »
stock certificate

Why Even a $100 Million Stock Buyback Matters for Office Depot

Office Depot Inc. (NASDAQ: ODP) may be reeling from the letdown after its failed acquisition by Staples Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS). Well, the company is not sitting around twiddling its thumbs trying ...
Read Full Story »
thumbs up

7 Major Analyst Upgrades Too Big to Ignore

The stock market had a solid week, and the notion of "sell in May and go away" seems to have not prevailed so far in 2016. Investors keep proving that ...
Read Full Story »
bull and bear

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alcoa, Boston Scientific, Schlumberger, Sony, Staples and Many More

Stocks were down marginally on Monday morning, but the reality is that the results are so low that no real direction can be determined. The Dow is now down 600 ...
Read Full Story »
Stock Price

The 52-Week Low Club for Thursday

May 19, 2016: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 81 equities making new 52-week lows in Thursday's session. NYSE decliners led advancers by nearly 2 to 1 ...
Read Full Story »
Red Stapler

Staples Earnings Better Than Expected, but Sales, Profits Fall

Staples Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) reported first-quarter 2016 results before markets opened Wednesday. The big box office supply retailer posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.17 and $5.1 billion ...
Read Full Story »
Staples

What to Expect When Staples Reports Earnings

Staples Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) is scheduled to report its fiscal second-quarter financial results before the markets open on Wednesday. The Thomson Reuters consensus estimates are calling $0.16 in earnings per ...
Read Full Story »
Photovoltaic

4 Companies That Punished Shareholders Last Week

As earnings season is almost over, the analysts that were expecting earnings disappointments for this season appear to be correct as many companies have fallen flat in the past few ...
Read Full Story »