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13 Serious Ways to Save on Back-to-School Spending and 8 Top Destinations

Each year's back-to-school shopping season acts like a mini-Christmas and mini-holiday season in August for retailers. While it is a fraction of total retail versus the holidays, the wave of ...
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Google Has Largest US Internet Audience, Followed by Facebook

Experts point out that Alphabet Inc.'s (NASDAQ: GOOGL) Google and Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) together have almost three-quarters of the online ad revenue in the United States. Is it any wonder? ...
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A 7-Step Plan to Save Best Buy

Best Buy Co. Inc. (NYSE: BBY), nearly beaten to death by Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) and big-box retailers with built-up consumer electronics departments, has kept turning itself around and around ...
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Wal-Mart to Drop Sale of Items With Toxic Chemicals?

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) should not have been selling items that contain toxic chemicals. However, now that the world's largest retailer admits it has, the best course of action, it ...
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Coca-Cola Named Most Powerful Brand, Followed by Hershey

How much does a brand contribute to a company's value? The answer to that question is likely to produce different answers depending on who's talking. A chief financial officer may have ...
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Wal-Mart Claims Its Savings Are Permanent

You have to hand it to Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT). The giant retailer is not going to give up its pursuit of Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) for online business. ...
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Will Amazon Prime Day Be Another Winner?

Amazon.com Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AMZN) Prime Day is all about rounding up new subscribers to the company's Amazon Prime $99 per year ($10.99 monthly) free two-day delivery service that comes with ...
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Wal-Mart Takes Aim (Again) at Amazon Prime Day

Last summer Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) held its first "Prime Day" promotion, primarily an effort to get more subscriptions to its Prime service by offering low prices on thousands of ...
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Wal-Mart Online Sales Remain Tiny Fraction of Revenue

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) has launched another free shipping program ahead of Amazon.com Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AMZN) Prime special. The Amazon "Prime Day" event, on July 12,  is meant to ...
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The 5 Best Performing Warren Buffett Stocks of 2016 — With IBM and Wal-Mart?

Warren Buffett is currently among the world's most closely followed investment gurus. As he was the world's richest man on paper, it seems pretty certain he must know a few things ...
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Walmart Desperately Tries to Take Amazon Customers with Free Shipping

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) last month dropped the price of its Shipping Pass program by $1 a year, to $49, and improved the basic level of service from 3-day ...
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7 Analyst Stock Picks Which Might Be Oversold on Brexit Fears, For Long-Term Value

After last Friday's 600+ point drop in the Dow, the reality is that the United States held up much better than Europe. Bank stocks were hammered and many European key ...
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Brexit To Hurt VW And Gap, But Not Walmart

24/7 Wall St. looked at major winners and loses at the effect of Brexit hits the U.K. and EU. VW and Gap (NYSE: GPS) have large sales and financial exposure. ...
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Verizon, Walmart Lead Dow, Up 17% This Year

The two Dow Jones Industrial Average stocks least affected by Friday's reaction to the Brexit vote were Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) and Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT), down 0.44% ...
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Why Is Wal-Mart the Only DJIA Stock Immune to Brexit?

Of the 30 blue-chip stocks in the Dow Jones Industrial Average, only Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) is showing a gain in Friday trading, up about 0.5% in the noon ...
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