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Why Wal-Mart Trades Near 52-Week Low

When Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) reported fiscal first quarter earnings last week, investors were underwhelmed. Shares that had closed at near $80 on Monday closed nearer to $76 on ...
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Walmart Offers Better Eggs

Walmart (NYSE: WMT) will start to offer better eggs, at least from the standpoint of "fair treatment" of animals  But are better eggs the ones that have fewer antibiotics. or ones ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the Dow on Wednesday

May 20 2015: Markets opened mixed on Wednesday and the indexes bounced around the break-even line until the Fed minutes were announced in mid-afternoon. Equities bounced higher when it became ...
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The 4 Stocks That Led the DJIA Down on Tuesday

May 19, 2015: Markets opened slightly higher on Tuesday following an uninspired trading day in Asia and a European equities market that was being batted around after a comment by ...
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Wal-Mart Comps Hurt the Bottom Line

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) released its fiscal first-quarter financial results Tuesday before the markets opened. The retail giant had $1.03 in earnings per share (EPS) on $114.83 billion in ...
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What to Expect From Wal-Mart Earnings

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) is scheduled to report first-quarter fiscal 2016 earnings before markets open on Tuesday. Consensus estimates call for earnings per share (EPS) of $1.04 on revenues ...
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Top 5 Earnings Previews for the Week Ahead

24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of some of the larger companies reporting their quarterly results in the week of May 18. We have reviewed the consensus earnings estimates ...
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Wal-Mart Loses Investor Confidence

Ahead of another set of earnings from Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT), at least one thing is already clear. Wall Street has turned against the nation's largest retailer, and with ...
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Best Buy and Sprint Offer $1,300 Off iPhone

One or more of the three companies involved in a $1,300 discount for an Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone 6 sold by Best Buy Co. Inc. (NYSE: BBY) and tied to ...
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10 Most Popular Stores in America

Walmart is the most popular store in America. More than half of all shoppers in the country visited a Walmart location in March. No other U.S. store could claim ...
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The 4 Stocks That Drove the DJIA Down on Wednesday

May 13, 2015: Markets opened higher on Wednesday but were able to eke out just modest gains by the end of the day. Both the dollar and crude oil weakened ...
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Apple Brand Value Hits $128 Billion

Another measure of brand value, and another brand value study that puts Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) on top. New Brand Finance research pegs the value of the Apple brand at ...
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Sears Turnaround Continues to Fail

Sears Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD) CEO and controlling shareholder Eddie Lampert made one more set of comments about why the retailer, which controls Kmart and Sears, has entered a recovery ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the Dow on Tuesday

May 5, 2015: Markets opened lower on Tuesday and sank slowly throughout the trading day. Bond yields rose on U.S. Treasuries today and European bond yields also jumped. The U.S. ...
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Can $21 Billion in Mother’s Day Sales Lift Retail?

Many larger retailers need a lift, based on data since the start of the year. Perhaps Mother's Day will help them. The National Retail Federation (NRF) forecasts Mother's Day retail ...
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