Retail

Best Buy Tiny Sales Increase Means It Can’t Dodge Amazon

Best Buy (NYSE: BBY), the consumer electronics retail giant, posted quarterly sales which surpassed expectations. However, one number showed its uphill battle against Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) will remain very difficult. ...
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Why Ulta Beauty Shares Are Making a Run

When Ulta Beauty Inc. (NASDAQ: ULTA) reported its fiscal first-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Tuesday, the company said that it had $1.91 in earnings per share (EPS) ...
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How Costco Beat Profit Estimates

Costco Wholesale Corp. (NASDAQ: COST) reported fiscal 2017 third-quarter results after markets closed on Thursday. The big box club store posted quarterly diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.59 on ...
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Why Best Buy Is Hitting an All-Time High

Best Buy Co. Inc. (NYSE: BBY) reported its fiscal first-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Thursday. The company said that it had $0.60 in earnings per share (EPS) ...
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Sears Earnings Surprise Down to Store Closures, Craftsman Brand Sale

Sears Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD) reported first-quarter 2017 results before markets opened on Thursday. The company posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $2.28 on revenues of $4.30 billion. In ...
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Why Container Store Shares Are Climbing

When the Container Store Group Inc. (NYSE: TCS) posted its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results late on Tuesday, the company said that it had $0.17 in earnings per share (EPS) and $221.0 ...
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Same-Day Delivery Least Popular Option Among Retailers

One of the features online e-commerce retailers like Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) have relied on to drive sales over the years was elimination of state sales taxes. As states have ...
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Why Tiffany Earnings Were Not Enough

When Tiffany & Co. (NYSE: TIF) reported its fiscal first-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Wednesday, the company said that it had $0.74 in earnings per share (EPS) ...
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Why Lowe’s Q1 Earnings Fell Short

Lowe’s Companies Inc. (NYSE: LOW) released its fiscal first-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Wednesday. The $1.03 in earnings per share (EPS) and $16.86 billion in revenue home ...
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Sears Reshuffles Some Debt, Pension Obligations

Struggling retailer Sears Holdings Corp. (NYSE: SHLD) said Tuesday morning that some its subsidiaries had reached an agreement with their lenders to extend a portion of a $500 million secured ...
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AutoZone Whiffs Big on Q3 Earnings

AutoZone Inc. (NYSE: AZO) shares hit a 52-week low in Tuesday’s session after the company reported its fiscal third-quarter financial results. The auto parts retail chain said that it had ...
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Amazon Shareholders to Be Told to ‘Stop Funding Hate’

nWhen the annual shareholders' meeting of Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) begins Tuesday morning in Seattle, an airplane will greet them, pulling a banner reading "Amazon Stop Funding Hate. Drop Breitbart" ...
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Why One Analyst Is Saying to Sell Best Buy Ahead of Earnings

Best Buy Co. Inc. (NYSE: BBY) is set to report its fiscal first-quarter financial results later this week, but will the retailer hurdle the bar? One key analyst thinks that these ...
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What Analysts Are Saying About Wal-Mart After Earnings

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) saw its shares hit a new multiyear high on Friday in the wake of a positive earnings report earlier on in the week. Following the ...
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Will Gap Earnings Breathe New Life Into the Company?

When Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) reported first-quarter fiscal year 2017 results after markets closed Thursday, the clothing retailer posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.36 on revenues of $3.4 ...
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