Staples (NASDAQ:SPLS)

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7 Top Earnings Previews for the Week Ahead

24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of some of the larger companies reporting in the first week of March. We have reviewed the consensus earnings estimates from Thomson ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Best Buy, Gilead, KeyCorp, NBG, Pandora, Staples, Yelp and More

Stocks were looking for direction on an unemployment Friday before and even after a strong payrolls number. The major rally seen this week, on the heels of a bad January, only ...
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Staples Merger Details: Office Depot Gets an Easy Button

Staples Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) announced Wednesday morning that it would be acquiring Office Depot Inc. (NASDAQ: ODP) for $11 a share. The transaction is valued at $6.3 billion and would ...
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Would Regulators Allow a Combined Staples and Office Depot?

It seems that the rumors circulating around a Staples Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) and Office Depot Inc. (NASDAQ: ODP) merger are not unfounded. The Wall Street Journal reported early Tuesday morning ...
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What Starboard Value Sees in Staples and Office Depot

Starboard Value has long called for the merger of office retailing giants Staples Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) and Office Depot Inc. (NASDAQ: ODP). The firm sent an open letter to The ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Crocs, Halliburton, Nuance, Staples, Yelp and More

Stocks were taking a steady breather going into the unemployment report after two major rallies in a row this week. What stands out is that investors keep proving that they will ...
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IBM Is America’s Worst Run Company for 2014

Out of the field of eight that comprised 24/7 Wall St.'s  "America's Worst Run Companies," International Business Machines Corp. (IBM: NYSE) was chosen as the worst among them. Our original ...
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The 5 Most Shorted Nasdaq Stocks in Mid-December

Among the most heavily shorted stocks traded on the Nasdaq between the November 28 and December 15 settlement dates, only Frontier Communications saw some rise in short interest. The number ...
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America’s Worst Run Companies

What makes a company truly poorly run? Businesses make mistakes almost daily, and industries can transform rapidly, eroding even a market leader's competitive advantage. Companies that are struggling may have ...
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The 5 Most Shorted Stocks on the Nasdaq

Among the most heavily shorted stocks traded on the Nasdaq between the November 14 and November 28 settlement dates, only BlackBerry saw a significant rise in short interest. The number ...
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Staples Earnings View: The Turnaround Is Alive

Staples Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) reported its third-quarter results Wednesday before the market open as $0.37 in earnings per share and $6.0 billion in revenue. That was against Thomson Reuters consensus ...
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8 Stores Open on Thanksgiving

The holidays are an extremely important time for retailers, many of which depend on holiday shoppers to meet their yearly goals. This year, the holiday season is expected to be ...
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Why Data Breach at Staples May Not Matter

Office supply store Staples Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) confirmed on Monday that it is investigating a breach of payment card data at some of its locations in the northeast United States. ...
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Apple Climbs List of Most Heavily Shorted Nasdaq Stocks

Familiar names made up the top five most shorted stocks on the Nasdaq between the August 29 and September 15 settlement dates, though Apple did see a surge in shares ...
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Sirius XM Keeps Top Spot Among Most Shorted Nasdaq Stocks

Short sellers shied away from three of the top five most shorted stocks on the Nasdaq between the August 15 and August 29 settlement dates. The biggest drop was in ...
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