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4 Defensive Stocks to Buy for Continued Market Volatility

While there is every reason to believe that the selling is closer to the end than the beginning, that isn't much comfort for those who have seen large portfolio drops. ...
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Where Will Warren Buffett Put Money as Markets Collapse?

Where will the most brilliant investor in the world put his money if the markets collapse? Perhaps into some of the safe harbor stocks he already holds. As of his ...
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Target Rises on Solid Earnings Beat

Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT) reported its fiscal second-quarter financial results Wednesday before the markets opened. The retail giant had $1.22 in earnings per share (EPS) on $17.43 billion in revenue. ...
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Higher Wages and Labor Costs Versus Retail Profits

There is a big movement taking place in labor and wages inside America around a minimum wage or livable wage. Many companies are not on board with instantly ramping up ...
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Can Target Keep Hitting the Mark for Earnings?

Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT) is scheduled to report its fiscal second quarter financial results before the markets open on Wednesday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for $1.11 in ...
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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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Wal-Mart Shares Slip Toward 52-Week Low

Whether it is due to disputes with workers or slow store traffic, shares of Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) have crept toward their 52-week low. The move is unusually dispiriting ...
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J.C. Penney Still Struggles To Survive

In a sea of larger competition, J.C. Penney (NYSE: JCP) continues to battle to survive. A decade ago, at least its financial results were not continually eroding. J.C. Penney management ...
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Was Amazon Prime Day a Dud?

Everybody was watching to gauge the impact of Wednesday’s Amazon Prime Day, a promotion dreamed up by Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) to give the company an opportunity to earn even ...
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Major US Companies to Add 100,000 Jobs

A coalition of 17 companies announced Monday morning a job creation program called the “100,000 Opportunities Alliance,” which has a goal of being the nation’s largest employer-led group committed to ...
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Americans Lift Back-to-School Spending

American parents will spend more this year than last and begin back-to-school shopping earlier. In theory, it is a good sign for the economy. Unless, that is, people cut spending ...
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Why CVS Is Getting Target Pharmacies on the Cheap

Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT) has long been a staple for retail stores within the United States. Now CVS Health Corp. (NYSE: CVS) is getting a piece of the action in ...
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JC Penney Will Have to Close More Stores

The heir apparent at J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP), Marvin Ellison, indicated he will not close more stores. As part of his plan, he will make more use of ...
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Target Delivers on Dividend Hike and Larger Buyback

Summer is coming, and with it come revised dividends. Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT) already made the list of companies that 24/7 Wall St. expected to increase dividends this summer. Target’s ...
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The Next Big Dividend Hikes You Can Bank On This Summer

It has become almost impossible to argue against the notion that investors love dividends. They also love stock buyback announcements from companies, but when investors have owned a stock for ...
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