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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 ...
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Wal-Mart Takes Aim (Again) at Amazon Prime Day

Last summer Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) held its first "Prime Day" promotion, primarily an effort to get more subscriptions to its Prime service by offering low prices on thousands of ...
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Google Edges Facebook as America’s Most Visited Site

The Google sites, owned by Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL), were the most visited in May, based on desktop and mobile results together. They had 241.6 million unique visitors. Search trumped ...
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Target Boosts Dividend 7%

Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT) announced Wednesday morning that its board has raised the retailer's quarterly dividend by 7.1%, from $0.56 to $0.60. The new dividend is payable September 10, 2016, ...
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Merrill Lynch Makes Big Changes to High Quality and Dividend Yield Portfolio

The best on Wall Street when it comes to portfolio management always have at least one certain positive trait that they share. They stay faithful to their portfolio metrics and ...
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Huge Berkshire Hathaway Trade Highlights Insider Buying: Phillips 66, General Electric, Baxter International and More

Typically, ahead of a holiday weekend things start to slow down, and this year looks to be no exception. While the market posted some very solid gains last week, many investors ...
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4 Companies That Destroyed Shareholders This Past Week

Earnings season is practically over. The analysts that were expecting earnings disappointments for this season appear to have been correct as many companies have fallen flat in the past few ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Wednesday

May 18, 2016: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 66 equities making new 52-week lows in Wednesday's session. NYSE decliners led advancers by about 2 to 1 ...
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Why Target’s Solid Earnings Were Not Enough

Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT) reported its fiscal first-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Wednesday. Although these first-quarter numbers were mixed, albeit better-than-expected earnings, guidance seemingly cratered this stock. ...
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What to Look for in Target Earnings

Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT) is set to release its fiscal second-quarter earnings report before the markets open on Wednesday. Thomson Reuters consensus estimates are calling for $1.20 in earnings per ...
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Top 8 Earnings 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 on the way out of earnings season, when ...
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The Most Popular Stores in America

Walmart is the most popular store in America. More than half of all shoppers in the country visit a Walmart location in a given month. No other U.S. store can ...
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25 Companies Raising Their Dividends for 25 Years or More

Investors love when companies pay dividends. More specifically, they love companies that are raising their dividends year after year. There exists a classification of dividend payers known as the Dividend Aristocrats. These ...
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Why Target Just Raised Its Minimum Wage

Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT) announced this week that it would raise the minimum wage for its workers to $10 an hour. Investors are speculating whether this is a public relations ...
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Merrill Lynch Adds Top Defense Stock to High Quality and Dividend Yield Screen

It seems almost incredible that it takes a month-long rally just to get the markets back to breakeven for the year, but that’s exactly what it has taken. With earnings ...
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