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Retail Dominates Friday’s Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades

With stocks at record highs, investors have to be considering how they should be positioned. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was last seen over 20,200 and the S&P 500 was ...
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Cybersecurity Trends in 2016: Ransomware Way Up, Point-of-Sale Attacks Way Down

Two massive point-of-sale (POS) attacks in 2013 and 2014 forced the cybersecurity and retail industries to take more active measures to prevent these kinds of attacks. Cybercrooks stole data for ...
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Federal Judge Orders Review of Target’s 2015 Data Breach Settlement

The Eighth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals last week ordered a federal judge in Minneapolis to hold hearings to determine all customers were treated fairly in Target Corp.'s (NYSE: TGT) ...
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Amazon Margins Worse Than Wal-Mart or Target

One of the objections investors have about Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN), which was evidenced again in its most recent quarter, is that its primary e-commerce business barely makes any money. ...
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Why JC Penney Short Interest Is Up by 8 Million Shares

Pessimism about brick-and-mortar retail likely caused an 8 million share short interest surge in J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) for the two-week period that ended on January 13. The ...
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Bristol-Myers, Target Sink into Friday’s 52-Week Low Club

January 20, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with relatively heavy volume among 54 equities making new 52-week lows in Friday's session. On the NYSE, advancers led decliners by nearly 2 ...
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Target, DryShips Tumble into Thursday’s 52-Week Low Club

January 19, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with relatively heavy volume among 56 equities making new 52-week lows in Thursday's session. On the NYSE, decliners led advancers by about ...
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Merrill Lynch Out With 11 Top Stock Ideas for 2017

The clock is ticking on 2016, and what a year it’s been. With the S&P 500 looking like it may be a double-digit winner, as it is currently up over ...
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Amazon’s 182 Million Visitors Among Its Huge Advantages

Among Amazon.com Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AMZN) seemingly endless arsenal of advantages over every other retailer is the 182 million visitors to its websites. No other retailer comes close. Based on comScore ...
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Cyber Monday Was Top Online Sales Day Ever

While much of this year's buzz was around sales totals generated from mobile devices, sales from desktop computers also rose sharply. For the four-day holiday weekend, sales from desktops, both ...
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3 Tips for Shopping on Cyber Monday

Black Friday is now in the rear-view mirror and many retailers are gearing up for Cyber Monday, November 28. Some have already lifted the veil on their Cyber Monday deals ...
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Target, Walmart Lead Top 10 Adopters of Solar Energy

Solar energy adoption among large U.S. corporations has grown from a total installed base of 300 megawatts (MW) in 2012 to more than 1,000 MW this year. The total represents ...
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What Analysts Are Saying About Target After Earnings

Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT) released fiscal third-quarter earnings report before the markets opened last Wednesday. Quite a few retailers faltered this week despite the market hitting new highs. Target, however, ...
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What Analysts Are Saying About Target After Earnings

Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT) released its fiscal third-quarter earnings report before the markets opened on Wednesday. Overall the stock made solid gains on Wednesday after the earnings report, keeping itself ...
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Target Launches Early Black Friday Sales This Saturday

Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT) is jumping on the Black Friday sales bandwagon in a big way. In addition to the usual sales pricing on Black Friday itself, the company has ...
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