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More Than a Third of Americans Will Be Shopping This Saturday

Retailers don’t call the last Saturday before Christmas “super” for no reason. More than a third (36%) of shoppers polled in Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) stores last Saturday plan ...
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Amazon’s One-Hour Delivery Rolls Out in Manhattan

Among online retailers, Thursday is “free-shipping day,” a promotional event aimed at getting nearly last-minute shoppers to order online and receive their packages in time for Christmas. Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: ...
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Will Holiday Online Spending Yield More Revenues and Profits?

As of Sunday, December 14, U.S. consumers had purchased nearly $42.5 billion in goods since November 1 using desktop computers. That is a gain of 15% compared with the similar ...
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Wage Suit Could Cost Walmart $0.06 a Share in the Fourth Quarter

In a ruling Tuesday from the Pennsylvania Supreme Court, the court upheld a 2007 judgment against Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) that will require the firm to pay $188 million ...
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Walmart Cuts More Prices

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) will cut prices until it can cut no more. Or, on the other hand, cut them until it can no longer make money. Perhaps it ...
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Walmart Lowers Prices, Offers Free Shipping to Boost Sales

To encourage shoppers to spend their money in any way they want to, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) is offering free shipping for all online orders for one day only ...
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Walmart in China: Still Bricks-and-Mortar in an Online World

At the end of January 2014, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) reported that its Chinese store count totaled 405, including 395 retail stores and 10 wholesale locations. That is less ...
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Can Amazon Afford to Sell Cuisinarts for 58% Off?

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) said it would probably lose money in the current quarter, but that revenue would soar. How far is it willing to go to get a flood ...
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Will Sears Stock Price Drop to $0?

Among the most troubled retailers in America, Sears Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD) stands out. Its ownership is controlled by a hedge fund manager. It was created in 2004 by the ...
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Fuel Cell Stocks’ Proof of Life Returns

Just when you might have thought that the fuel cell stocks had been placed on life support, a new contract announcement has jolted the sector back to life. Plug Power ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Avis, BHP, CSX, Mobileye, Walmart, P&G and More

Stocks were marginally higher on Thursday morning in hopes of European Central Bank quantitative easing. Investors have shown time and gain that they will buy stocks when they go on ...
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The 4 Stocks That Drove the DJIA Down Monday

December 1, 2014: Markets opened lower on Monday following weak reports on PMI from both Asia and Europe. After tumbling to a five-year low crude oil prices ended the session ...
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More Strikes for Higher Wages Coming in 160 Cities

Following the Black Friday strikes and protests at more than 1,600 Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) locations across the United States, fast-food workers will walk off the job in 160 ...
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America’s Most Popular Stores

It’s a marketing adage that keeping an existing customer is both cheaper and easier than wooing a new one. It takes time and money to become one of America’s most ...
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Strikes, Protests Hit 1,600 Walmart Stores

For the third consecutive year, strikes and protests are taking place at Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) locations around the country. Protesters are seeking minimum pay of $15 an hour ...
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