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8 Defensive Stocks to Avoid a Market Sell-Off for the Summer of 2017

The year 2017 has not been a normal one at all for investors. The bull market is eight years old, and the Trump bump from late 2016 hasn't been met by ...
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Wal-Mart Cuts Money Transfer Fees

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) announced Wednesday morning that it is cutting fees beginning today on its Walmart2Walmart money transfer service. Next month the company plans to introduce another transfer ...
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Among Large, Trouble Retailers, 1 Million Jobs at Stake

Among America's eight most troubled large retailers, nearly 1 million jobs are at stake as the industry continues to collapse in on itself, damaged by sales that have continued to ...
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Analyst Opines Amazon Could Be Worth More Than Microsoft

At the closing bell on Thursday, the market cap for Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) was $422.1 billion and the company was the fourth-largest U.S.-listed firm. The third-largest company by market ...
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Walmart.com Lowers Prices of a Million Items When Customers Pick Up at Stores

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) has created a new way for customers to save money. People who order any of over a million products at Walmart.com can receive a discount ...
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Why Activist Investors Will Face Major Hurdles at Whole Foods

Whole Foods Market Inc. (NASDAQ: WFM) has been one of the greatest fairy tale stories in food and grocery trends of a lifetime. After years of being one of the ...
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Wal-Mart, Verizon Give DJIA a Slight Push on Friday

April 7, 2017: Markets opened nearly flat Friday and did not gather any positive strength until mid-day. Telecom and consumer staples were the top performing sectors while the utilities and ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AECOM, Apache, Panera, Sunoco, Wal-Mart and Many More

Stocks were indicated to open lower after a weaker than expected payrolls report on Friday. The bull market is now more than eight years old, but investors have shown over ...
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25% Corporate Tax Rate Still Huge for Business: 5 Stocks to Buy That Benefit

While President Trump is hardly the first person to decry our nation's huge corporate tax rate, he may be the first person to get something done about it. The difference ...
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Amazon Prime’s Knock-On Effect Boosts Online Shopping for All

Subscribers to Amazon.com Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AMZN) Prime service spend 80% more time shopping online than do non-Prime shoppers. And not only do they spend more time at Amazon's site, but ...
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Google Sites Remain Leaders in Traffic as Facebook Gains

Google led all U.S. sites in traffic during February. The search engine site and others owned by Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL) were visited by 238 million unique users over the ...
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Exxon, Goldman Sachs Lead DJIA Higher Thursday

March 30, 2017: Markets opened higher Thursday following the third and final estimate of fourth quarter GDP. After a sluggish start, equities got a lift from the financial sector and ...
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Trump Magic May Be Wearing Off: Time to Move to These 5 Safe Stocks

It was a big run, and it may still have some legs, but the defeat on health care, at least for now, has put a big roadblock out there for ...
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Wal-Mart Grabs 20% of $40 Billion Market for Personal Care Products

U.S. consumers buy $40 billion worth of personal care products such as shampoo, deodorant and toothpaste every year. Nearly one-fifth of those purchases — 19.4% — are made at a Wal-Mart ...
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UnitedHealth, Coca-Cola Weigh on DJIA Thursday

March 23, 2017: Markets opened mixed again Thursday but the major indexes traded higher until the early afternoon as traders anticipate a vote on the Republican healthcare bill. If it ...
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