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Postal Union Continues Effort to Stop Staples, Office Depot Merger

The American Postal Workers Union (APWU) in July won a ruling from the National Labor Relations Board that the U.S. Postal Service acted illegally when it agreed to set up ...
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Staples: Are In-Line Earnings, Store Closures Good Enough?

Staples Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) released its fiscal second-quarter earnings report before the markets opened Wednesday. The office supplies retailer had $0.12 in earnings per share (EPS) on $4.9 billion in ...
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What to Expect From Staples Earnings

Staples, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) is set to report its fiscal second-quarter financial results Wednesday before the markets open. Thomson Reuters has consensus estimates calling for $0.12 in earnings per share (EPS) ...
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The Top 7 Earnings Reports for the Week Ahead

24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of some of the major companies reporting their quarterly results this week. We are just closing out the earnings season in which ...
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What Office Depot Earnings Mean to the Staples Merger

Office Depot Inc. (NASDAQ: ODP) reported its second-quarter financial results Tuesday before the markets opened. The company had $0.06 in earnings per share (EPS) on $3.4 billion in revenue, compared ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Barclays, BP, LifeLock, Mobileye, Oracle, Southwest Air, Whole Foods More

Stocks were indicated lower after a dovish FOMC meeting and going into the first look at GDP in the second quarter. The rally from Tuesday and Wednesday was yet another ...
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Staples Deal With USPS Is Illegal: NLRB

The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has filed a complaint against the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) related to the housing of contract postal units in Staples Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) stores. ...
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Is the Staples and Office Depot Merger Really at Risk?

Merger arbitrage and speculation often drive massive inflows and outflows of capital around merger rumors, and they can also have a high impact in actual pending mergers as well. Now ...
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Why the Office Depot Merger Approval Still Has Many Hurdles

The office products space has been an industry in consolidation, and now we are closer to the three major players completing their consolidation into one. The acquisition of Office Depot ...
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Staples Fighting Revenue Decline on Store Closures Ahead of Office Depot Merger

Staples Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) reported first-quarter 2015 results before markets opened Wednesday. The office supplies retailer posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.17 and $5.26 billion in revenues. ...
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5 Key Retail Earnings Previews for the Week Ahead

The first round of retail earnings has come and gone. Now as corporate earnings season begins to wind down, we are seeing the rest of the major retailers get ready ...
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How All Those Merger Costs Affected Office Depot Earnings

Office Depot Inc. (NASDAQ: ODP) reported first-quarter 2015 results before markets opened Tuesday. The office supplies retailer posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.13 and $3.88 billion in ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: JetBlue, Salesforce.com, Staples, Whiting, Yelp and More

Stocks were trading very marginally lower on Thursday, a day after the FOMC delayed the rate hike timing expectations. This week has seen more selling of stocks, but the trend ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Chipotle, CSX, GoPro, Intel, Nike, Staples, Starbucks and More

Stocks were up again on Wednesday after the European Central Bank kept its interest rates on hold. Investors have proven that they will buy stocks on weakness, a trend that ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alibaba, Altera, Dyax, HP, Kinder Morgan, Kors, Staples, Twitter and More

Stocks were indicated lower on Wednesday, an April Fool's trick for the first day of the quarter. Still, the bull market is six years old as the Dow Jones Industrial ...
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