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Wal-Mart, Chevron Lead DJIA Friday Surge

September 30, 2016: Markets opened higher again Friday after Deutsche Bank CEO John Cryan assured employees that the bank's capital position was better and more liquid than it had been ...
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7 Giant Companies Raising Their Dividends for 25 Years or More

It is no secret that investors love receiving dividends. With up to half (or more) of all total returns through time coming from dividends, companies that are raising their dividends ...
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Are Wal-Mart Analyst Upgrades Late to the Turnaround (or Just Getting Started)?

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) has enjoyed a serious gain in 2016, but that was after the wheels fell of the Wal-Mart truck in 2015. Now the Dow Jones Industrial ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Activision Blizzard, Electronic Arts, Transocean, Twitter, Wal-Mart, Yum Brands and More

Stocks were looking for direction on Friday, but this is after a week of post-FOMC gains after the Federal Reserve kept rates on hold. Investors have continued to demonstrate time ...
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Charlotte by the Numbers: Demographic and Economic

Charlotte, North Carolina, where Keith Scott was fatally shot by a police officer, leading to violent protests, had a population of 762,199 according to the last Census. It has a high ...
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What You Get From the 3 Costco Memberships

Costco Wholesale Corp. (NASDAQ: COST) is among the most successful big-box retailers in the United States. It has 117,000 employees and had revenue of $116.1 billion last year. Costco has ...
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Seasonal Hiring Ramps Up With Kohl’s Announcement

Kohl's Corp. (NYSE: KSS) announced Monday morning that the company plans to hire more than 69,000 seasonal employees for the 2016 holiday shopping season. Last week Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT) ...
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Walmart Keeps Layaway Minimum At $10

Walmart (NYSE: WMT) started its layaway programs well in advance of the holiday season. Count backward from December 25 to its September 2 inception, and the period becomes a large ...
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4 Jefferies Stealth Stock Picks for a Very Volatile Market

We are having trading days that some on Wall Street can become very scared of. Big moves up and down, with little or no real reason behind the selling other ...
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Wal-Mart, Apple Dominate DJIA Monday

September 12, 2016: Markets opened higher Monday, turning away from overseas markets that were still feeling the effects of last Friday's losses in U.S. markets. Three Fed officials spoke today, ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Colgate-Palmolive, Gilead, Navistar, Occidental, Pandora, Wal-Mart and More

Stocks were marginally lower, but that is tracking Europe lower after U.S. markets were slammed lower on Friday. It is important to realize that it had been almost two months ...
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The 20 Most Valuable Companies In America

Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) and Alphabet (NASDAQ: GOOG) have jockeyed for the lead as America's most valuable company, each with a market cap of about $550 billion. One tech giant vs. ...
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Lowe’s Adds Robot Greeters

Robots are supposed to take over hundreds of thousands of jobs in the next few years, perhaps worsening the economy by driving layoffs. Among the industries in the vanguard is ...
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Wal-Mart, Home Depot Weigh on DJIA Wednesday

September 7, 2016: Markets opened mixed Wednesday following largely unmemorable sessions overseas. European markets await a policy statement from the ECB due Thursday morning. The Beige Book's release did move ...
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Gigantic Walton Family Member Trade Highlights Insider Selling: Wal-Mart, Viacom, Wayfair, Blackrock, Goldman Sachs and More

It’s never a surprise to us at 24/7 Wall St. when insider selling starts to spike. After all, with the market trading near all-time highs for the past six weeks, ...
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