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GM Set to Announce $1 Billion US Investment, Creation of 1,000 Jobs

According to a report at The Wall Street Journal, General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) will announce Tuesday a plan to invest at least $1 billion in new investments in the U.S. ...
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Massive Technology Trades Highlight Insider Selling: Barracuda Networks, Facebook, Adobe Systems, Autodesk, Square and More

As we suspected, it now appears that many top insiders at companies put off selling shares last year, and moved their sales into 2017, and there is a very good ...
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Wal-Mart, United Technologies Weigh on DJIA Friday

January 13, 2017: Markets opened higher Friday but the blue chips spent the day slowing losing the early gain. The financials and consumer discretionary stocks were performing best among the ...
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A Map of How Wal-Mart Lays Out Its Stores to Lift Sales

When you walk into a retail store for the first time, whether a Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) supercenter or Barry's Bike Shop, chances are your first impression will have ...
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The Next 10 Companies Trump Will Trash on Twitter

President-elect Donald Trump has spent a great deal of time on Twitter attacking American companies for two reasons. One is overcharging the government for goods and services. The other is ...
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How 2017 Can Shape Up for Wal-Mart, Home Depot and Lowe’s

It is hard to imagine that the equity market rally at the end of 2016 was preceded by a weak spot in the economy ahead of the election. Still, that ...
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Retailers That Will Close Hundreds of Stores Next Year

The good news for U.S. retailers this holiday seasons is that revenues are expected to rise by about 4% and same-store sales are figured to increase by 1%. The less-good ...
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Zero Shopping Days Left Until Christmas

Christmas is hours away. The chance to shop has only hours left as well. This means every retailer of any size knows what its fate is. Chief executive officers are ...
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Apple, Wal-Mart Sink DJIA on Thursday

December 22, 2016: Markets opened lower Thursday and never made the trip to the green side of the line. The telecom and energy sectors traded in the green, but consumer ...
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Hedge Funds Dumped Allergan, Bought Procter & Gamble in Q3

Consumer staples represented the largest aggregate purchases among the top 50 hedge funds during the third quarter of 2016. The hedgies bought $12.2 billion worth of stock in consumer staples ...
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Free Shipping Day Counts 972 Retailers — So Far

As of Tuesday morning, a total of 972 online retailers have signed up to participate in Free Shipping Day, which falls on Friday, December 16, this year. On that day, ...
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Wal-Mart Offers December 24 Gift Pickup

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) will help the most tardy shoppers in America as it allows them to pick up gifts in the final hours before Christmas. It gives the ...
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J&J, Wal-Mart Lift Dow Higher Monday

December 12, 2016: Markets opened mixed Monday as traders position themselves for the FOMC meeting announcement due on Wednesday. An early 4% spike in crude oil moderated later in the ...
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Meet the Preliminary 2017 Dogs of the Dow for Massive Dividends

The end of 2016 has brought a serious change for the markets and for investors. It turns out that Donald Trump's infrastructure and pro-growth initiatives have created a serious demand ...
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Amazon, Wal-Mart and Others Set Last Shipping Day on December 22 (or Later)

Monday, December 12, has been designated "Green Monday," and many online retailers have announced some new sale pricing for the day. Coming as it does on the second Monday of ...
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