Wal-Mart Stores (NYSE:WMT)

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Customer Service Hall of Shame

Every company in the United States likes to promise an exceptional customer experience. Yet some corporations do a truly abysmal job keeping that promise -- these companies provide very poor ...
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How Analysts View Wal-Mart After Earnings

In the same week that Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) reported quarterly results, the retail giant also announced the $3 billion acquisition of e-commerce website Jet.com. By the time the ...
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Walmart’s Amazon Prime Killer Called VUDU

Walmart (NYSE: WMT) wishes it had a viable competitor to Amazon's (NASDAQ: AMZN) Prime streaming video service. It says it does, which is barely the case. The Walmart product is ...
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Wal-Mart, McDonald’s Weigh on DJIA Friday

August 19, 2016: Markets opened lower Friday as European markets drifted lower and Asian markets closed mixed though very close to the break-even line. No economic data was published today ...
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12 Companies Laying Off the Most Workers

Tech giant Cisco Systems is expected to announce plans to lay off 14,000 employees in the coming weeks, nearly one-fifth of its total headcount, according to technology news site CRN. ...
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Wal-Mart, Chevron Lift DJIA on Thursday

August 18, 2016: Markets opened higher Thursday after the Labor Department reported that weekly claims for jobless benefits came in lower than expected. The energy sector was the day's leading ...
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Hedge Funds Dumped Apple, Netflix Stocks in Q2

Are hedge funds really warming up to equities again or are they just playing the only game in town? After cutting their exposure to equities by nearly 7% in the ...
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6 Retailers That Need to Merge to Survive

Macy's Inc. (NYSE: M) has closed more stores. So has Sears Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD), owner of Sears and Kmart. Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) has closed stores too. Barnes & ...
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How Wal-Mart Beat Q2 Earnings Estimates

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) reported second-fiscal quarter 2017 results before markets opened Thursday. The retailing giant posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.21 on total revenues of $120.85 ...
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What to Expect From Wal-Mart Earnings

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) is scheduled to release its most recent earnings report before the markets open on Thursday. So far in 2016, this company is one of the ...
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Major Changes Seen in Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Stocks: Apple, Wal-Mart, Phillips 66, Deere and More

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) has released its public equity holdings as of June 30, 2016. What makes this so interesting for Warren Buffett fans, outside of Buffett being one ...
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Top 8 Earnings to Watch for the Week Ahead

The second-quarter earnings reporting season is winding down and the broad markets are at all-time highs. 24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of the most anticipated quarterly reports ...
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How Amazon Destroys Hundreds of Thousand of Jobs

Macy's Inc. (NYSE: M) will close 100 stores in early 2017. In total they probably employ something like 20,000 people. It has closed a number of stores already. The numbers ...
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5 DJIA Stocks That Really Missed Out on the All-Time High Rally Thursday

The Dow Jones Industrial Average hit yet another all-time high on Thursday, August 11, 2016. What is amazing is that the rising tide did not actually lift all ships. There ...
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JC Penney Short Interest a Huge 87 Million

The number of shares sold short in J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) was 87.3 million for the period that ended July 29. This is a massive 29% of the float of ...
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