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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AT&T, Chesapeake, Lululemon, Microsoft, PayPal, Wal-Mart, Yahoo and More

Stocks were indicated lower on Friday as earnings looked mixed. So far, earnings season has gotten off to a decent start, and investors still seem willing and able to buy ...
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17 Retail Brands With Highest Brand Loyalty

We took a look on Wednesday at the new 2016 Brand Loyalty survey results and the 20 brands at the top of the rankings. Of the 100 brands included in ...
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World’s Top Economies Include Companies and Cities

Of the largest 100 world economies, 42 are cities, or more specifically, metropolitan areas. Of those cities, 12 are located in the United States and eight in China. One-third of the ...
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42 Retailers That Won’t Be Open on Thanksgiving

Among the most common comments about retailers that open on Thanksgiving is that they are unfair to employees who would like to be home with family members and that they cannot ...
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Home Depot, United Technologies Sink DJIA on Friday

October 7, 2016: Markets opened slightly higher Friday following a better-than-expected report on non-farm payrolls. Some investors see the report as more ammunition for the Fed to raise interest rates ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AMD, Cliffs, Gap, KLA-Tencor, Regions Financial, Tyson Foods, Wal-Mart and More

Stocks were indicated to open lower on Friday, with the week having more down days. Despite all the election rhetoric, despite weak economic data, despite a coming tightening from the ...
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American Express, Wal-Mart Weigh on DJIA Thursday

October 6, 2016: Markets opened slightly lower Thursday and tracked close to the break-even line for much of the day. Tomorrow's report on non-farm payrolls for September is the week's ...
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Why Wal-Mart Stock Got Slapped Around Thursday

At an investor day presentation Thursday, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) said it continues to expect adjusted earnings per share (EPS) of $4.15 to $4.35 for its 2017 fiscal year ...
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How Wal-Mart Is Taking Back From the Dollar Stores

The rise in the dollar store theme was supposed to be secular. As consumers have been looking for any and every way to save money, dollar stores started pursuing a ...
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Investors Dump Target as It Launches Smaller Stores

Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT) has started to build smaller stores, to move into cities, but Wall Street does not buy the company's overall management. The stock trades at $69, near ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Broadcom, Flex, Genworth, Micron, Salesforce, UBS, Wal-Mart and More

Stocks were indicated marginally higher on Wednesday morning after recent losses and another down day for the stock market indexes on Tuesday. Investors have proven each and every sell-off is ...
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47 Million People Will Be Done With Holiday Shopping by November 1

The holiday shopping season no longer starts on Black Friday. A total of 47 million Americans will start by November 1. That leaves retailers less than seven weeks to get their ...
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Wal-Mart, Chevron Lead DJIA Friday Surge

September 30, 2016: Markets opened higher again Friday after Deutsche Bank CEO John Cryan assured employees that the bank's capital position was better and more liquid than it had been ...
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7 Giant Companies Raising Their Dividends for 25 Years or More

It is no secret that investors love receiving dividends. With up to half (or more) of all total returns through time coming from dividends, companies that are raising their dividends ...
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Are Wal-Mart Analyst Upgrades Late to the Turnaround (or Just Getting Started)?

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) has enjoyed a serious gain in 2016, but that was after the wheels fell of the Wal-Mart truck in 2015. Now the Dow Jones Industrial ...
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