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TJX Raises Outlook on Solid Q2 Earnings

TJX Companies Inc. (NYSE: TJX) reported second-quarter fiscal 2015 results before markets opened Tuesday. The discount retailer reported adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.75 on revenues of $6.92 ...
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Retail Has Been Horrible in 2014, But There Are Still 4 Top Stocks to Buy

Consumer discretionary stocks were big leaders in 2012 and 2013, but they have been downright horrible this year. In fact, the retail index is down by almost 10% year-to-date, even ...
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Merrill Lynch’s Large Cap Stocks That Were Oversold Before the Sell-Off

The sell-off Thursday was quick punch in the collective guts of investors that may have become a touch too complacent. In one day, all the July gains were knocked out, ...
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What Icahn Sees: Dollar Stores vs. Discounters

Now that Carl Icahn has taken a large stake in Family Dollar Stores Inc. (NYSE: FDO), 24/7 Wall St. wanted to see what sort of value this might imply for ...
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Weather Crushed Retailers, but Deutsche Bank Has Five Stocks to Buy Now

It is not hard for most investors to realize the damage the severe winter weather has inflicted on the economy. From car sales to cancelled airline flights to empty stores, ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alcoa, Apple, Gap, GE, 3D Systems and More

Earnings season and 2014 are both well underway, and investors are still positioning their portfolios for 2014. Each morning, 24/7 Wall St. looks over many Wall Street analyst research reports ...
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Credit Suisse Favors Quality at Any Price Top Momentum Growth Stocks

The market has gained nearly 60% since the September 2011 announcement of Operation Twist, which started the cycle of quantitative easing (QE). Gains during this period were primarily driven by ...
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Top Ten Retailer Stocks On Black Friday

Retailers are well into their Black Friday shopping day by now and we thought we’d take a look at how the stocks at ten leading retailers are reacting to early ...
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J.C. Penney Stock Gets a Lift but Has No Coattails

Investors cannot seem to get enough J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) stock Wednesday morning. The company reported what can only be called awful results, missing on both earnings per ...
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The Ten Most Important Earnings This Week

This week will be a busy one as far as earnings, but this is also marks the beginning of the end for corporate earnings. We also still have some DJIA ...
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Seven Stores Remaining Closed on Thanksgiving

With more stores than ever before choosing to open for at least part of Thanksgiving day, there has been a lot of public response to those merchants who will be ...
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Ten Companies Paying Americans the Least

This summer, thousands of fast-food workers in the United States went on strike in cities across the country, demanding their wages be increased to $15 an hour and the ability ...
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Eight Stocks to Buy for Lower Oil Prices

U.S. crude production has grown beyond expectations in 2013, accelerating in the second half of this year at most key plays around the country, particularly Bakken, Eagle Ford and Permian. ...
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Burlington Shares Pop on IPO

In an initial public offering (IPO) on Wednesday morning, Burlington Stores Inc. (NASDAQ: BURL) sold 13.3 million shares at an IPO price of $17 a share and quickly jumped 38% ...
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America’s Fastest-Growing Retailers

While optimism about the economy fell slightly in August, consumer sentiment remained close to its six-year high. During the recession, Americans were reluctant to spend more than they had to. ...
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