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4 Top Stocks for 2016 That Capitalize on Thrift

Discount retailers like Costco Wholesale Corp. (NASDAQ: COST) and Dollar Tree Inc. (NASDAQ: DLTR) have had a great 2015. Higher-priced chains like Macy’s Inc. (NYSE: M) and Whole Foods Market ...
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How Much Does a Boeing 767 Cost?

Some intriguing news out of Seattle last week: Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) may be considering acquiring its own fleet of airplanes to handle the company's deliveries. The very notion must ...
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E-Commerce Delivery Times 20% Worse

Either e-commerce sales are better than expected, or United Parcel Service Inc. (NYSE: UPS), FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) and the U.S. Postal Service are falling down on the job. Or ...
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Retailers Hiring the Most Employees for the Holidays

 Retailers are poised to add around 755,000 temporary workers this holiday season, in line with last year’s job additions, according to staffing experts Challenger Gray & Christmas. The only company ...
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2 Giants Will Dominate Online Holiday Sales

Face it, everybody you know, including yourself, loves the ease and the convenience of shopping online. No driving to crowded malls and fighting hordes of shoppers out to get loss-leaders ...
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FedEx Holiday Shipments to Rise, Effects on UPS?

Package delivery service FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) said on Monday that it expects to handle 317 million shipments during this year’s holiday season, an increase of 12.4% compared with the ...
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What to Expect from UPS Earnings

Before the market opens Tuesday morning. United Parcel Service Inc. (NYSE: UPS) is scheduled to release second-quarter earnings. Consensus estimates call for earnings per share (EPS) of $1.27 on revenues ...
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What the Sell-Off in Its Shares Says About FedEx

More important than the news itself is the market’s reaction to the news. Wednesday FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) reported earnings and full-year guidance that missed analyst expectations, and shares tumbled ...
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How FedEx Earnings Are Being Held Back

FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) reported its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results Wednesday before the markets opened. The company had $2.66 in earnings per share (EPS) on $12.1 billion in revenue, compared ...
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What to Expect From FedEx Earnings

FedEx Corp. (NASDAQ: FDX) is set to report its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results on Wednesday before the markets open. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for $2.43 in earnings ...
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Is the FedEx Dividend Increase Enough?

Dividends are a way of rewarding investors for holding on to a company’s stock over time. As the share price increases, it would only make sense for the dividend to ...
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5 Stocks That Warren Buffett Should Sell — or Add to the Stake

Being Warren Buffett may come with one of the best job titles in the business world. It also comes with the most responsibility, and the investment community and public gets ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Antares, Michael Kors, Palo Alto, Ralph Lauren, Chipotle, Ericsson, and More

Stocks were indicated lower on Thursday, but stock sectors by and large seemed to have no clear direction ahead of the open. What keeps getting shown by the investor group ...
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Very High-Profile Insider Selling Marks Roller-Coaster Market Week

As we had expected, as the first-quarter earnings reporting season drew to a close, the blacked out insiders at U.S. companies were able to make some transactions. One thing is ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, Clovis, Deere, JC Penney, Wynn, Yum and More

Stocks were indicated marginally higher on Friday, but the S&P 500 had an all-time high close on Thursday. Investors have proven over and over that they want to buy stocks ...
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