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Google Easily the Top U.S. Web Property

Digital media research firm comScore Inc. (NASDAQ: SCOR) has released its ranking of the top 50 U.S. web properties for July and the list is topped, once again, by the ...
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3 DJIA Stocks at Real Risk of Hitting 52-Week Lows

Investors seem to have grown accustomed to seeing the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) hitting new high after new high in 2014. Only the recent market volatility has created a ...
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Is the Bidding Over for Family Dollar Stores?

Nearly everyone expected a higher bid for Family Dollar Stores Inc. (NYSE: FDO) after the first buyout offer from Dollar Tree Inc. (NASDAQ: DLTR). It wasn’t so much that the ...
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Walmart Clears Out Summer Inventory

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) has started to clear our summer inventory using e-commerce to augment what it is doing in its stores. By Labor Day, many items will have ...
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J.C. Penney’s Weak Online Sales

Barely mentioned in the J.C. Penney (NYSE: JCP) earnings report was the tiny amount of its online sales for the quarter. Same-store sales may have improved, but the e-commerce revenue ...
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Major Portfolio Changes for Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) released its public equity holdings as of June 30, 2014. Warren Buffett's different portfolio holdings have not been changing much of late, but it turns ...
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Do Walmart’s Low-Paid Workers Hurt the Bottom Line?

Without giving any details, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) said Thursday morning that it is cutting its earnings guidance for the 2015 fiscal year as a result of “incremental investments ...
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Walmart Wishes for Better Earnings But Does Little to Make That Happen

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) reported second quarter 2015 results before markets opened Thursday morning. The retailing giant posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.21 on total revenues of ...
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What to Expect from Wal-Mart Earnings

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: NYSE) is set to report its second quarter earnings on Thursday morning. The million dollar question for Wal-Mart is whether it will see a continued weakness in ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Achillion, Gap, GNC, King Digital, Pepsi, Tesla and More

Stocks were firm on Monday morning, looking to add to the recovery bounce from Friday. Investors have now been given an opportunity to look for stocks that have pulled back ...
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The 9 Top Earnings Reports for the Week Ahead

We are now entering into mid-August and earnings season has seen its peak. While we are getting into the stragglers who report later than peers, there are also many key companies ...
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Five Dow Jones Industrial Stocks To Buy That Are Down For 2014

While technology has been the top sector by far this year, the industrials as a whole have lagged the market dramatically. Most of Wall Street remains very positive about the ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the Markets

August 6, 2014: Markets opened lower Wednesday morning on overnight weakness in foreign markets. There was little economic data published today and the three major indexes traded in (barely) positive ...
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Amazon Leads Retailer Growth With 852% Rise

If the case has not been proven that e-commerce has crushed the growth of traditional retail, a new study shows that the Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) posted 852% growth between ...
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Could Target Be the Next Sears?

When Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT) welcomes its new CEO, Brian Cornell, to the corner office next week, he will find a pile of problems that need solving. And while the ...
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