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The 52-Week Low Club for Tuesday

June 30, 2015: Here are four stocks among the 225 equities making new 52-week lows today. MBIA Inc. (NYSE: MBI) posted a new 52-week low on Tuesday. Shares dropped another ...
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Wal-Mart Labels Some Foreign-Made Products as Made in the USA

A nonprofit organization that investigates false and deceptive advertising practices has taken on the world’s largest retailer, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT), for claiming that some of the products advertised ...
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Does Wal-Mart Sell Anything Offensive?

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) CEO Doug McMillon does not want the company he runs to sell anything offensive. He wants his employees and customers to feel comfortable. While it ...
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Does Wal-Mart Still Sell Confederate Flags?

On Monday, in response to a query from CNN, a spokesman for Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) said that the company had taken “steps to remove all items promoting the ...
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Should Facebook Already Be Worth More Than Wal-Mart?

Comparing companies by market cap does not always provide a clear picture, but it should offer at least some scope of market perception by investors versus real world finances behind ...
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Wal-Mart Continues to Stumble Under CEO Doug McMillon

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) is worse off now than it was a year ago, and it has continued to struggle under Doug McMillon, who became chief executive in February ...
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Google Visits Hit 242 Million in May

Out of a total audience of 256.1 million unique U.S. Internet users, fully 95% (242.4 million) visited a property owned by Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL) in May. That is an ...
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Amazon Online Audience Doubles Wal-Mart’s

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) demonstrated again why it dominates the online retail field. In May, it posted 182 million unique visitors, fourth among all sites in the United States. Wal-Mart ...
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Why Nike Can Sell a $225 Running Shoe

Brand power? Nike Inc. (NYSE: NKE) offers a $225 running shoe, in a world with plenty of shoes available for $100 or less. Even Nike offers running shoes below $100. ...
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Why the Office Depot Merger Approval Still Has Many Hurdles

The office products space has been an industry in consolidation, and now we are closer to the three major players completing their consolidation into one. The acquisition of Office Depot ...
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Kroger Is Not Taking the Competition Lying Down

On June 18, Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) came out with its fiscal first-quarter earnings report. Kroger clocked in revenue of $33.05 billion and earnings per share (EPS) of $1.25, representing ...
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Banks Making the Most From Overdraft and ATM Fees

With the recession being receding into the past, many consumers are still coping with how they feel about their banks. Whether you bank at a community bank, a regional bank ...
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Great Stocks for the Elderly

Older Americans, in many cases, have lost their tolerance for financial risk and they want to protect the size of the nest eggs they have put aside for retirement. That ...
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What the New Whole Foods Markets Concept Means for Shareholders

On June 10, organic grocer Whole Foods Market Inc. (NASDAQ: WFM) unveiled the official name of its new value grocery initiative on its blog, calling it “365 by Whole Foods ...
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How Much More Can Starbucks Shares Rise?

Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) has moved very quietly since its stock split back in April, and this may have lulled some investors and analysts alike to sleep on it. Still, ...
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