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Five Below Jumps on Solid Guidance

When Five Below Inc. (NASDAQ: FIVE) reported its fiscal third-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Thursday, it posted $0.10 in earnings per share (EPS) and $199.5 million in ...
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Only 23 Shopping Days Until Christmas

In the torrent of data and media coverage about sales discounts, industry success (or lack thereof), Thanksgiving shopping activity, Black Friday results and Cyber Monday winners and losers, one fact ...
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If Howard Schultz Is Leaving Starbucks, Has This Coffee Giant Peaked?

Believe it or not, Howard Schultz has tried to leave Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) before. This time looks like it will be for real. Starbucks announced on Thursday that Howard ...
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Earnings at Express Can’t Hold Up Weak Q4 Guidance

When Express Inc. (NYSE: EXPR) reported its fiscal third-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Thursday, the company said it had $0.15 in earnings per share (EPS) and $506.1 ...
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Amazon Destroys Competition, Taking 30% of Cyber Weekend Sales

No wonder so many large retail chains continue to close stores, and will do more in the future. As e-commerce sales rise as a portion of total retail, a huge ...
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Kroger Investors Shrug Off Lower Guidance

Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) reported its fiscal third-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Thursday. The company said that it had $0.41 in earnings per share (EPS) and $26.56 ...
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Why Dollar Tree Looks Better Than Dollar General After Earnings

Dollar General Corp. (NYSE: DG) reported its fiscal third-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Thursday. Unfortunately, these earnings did not live up to the expectations set earlier last ...
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Cyber Monday Was Top Online Sales Day Ever

While much of this year's buzz was around sales totals generated from mobile devices, sales from desktop computers also rose sharply. For the four-day holiday weekend, sales from desktops, both ...
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November Same-Store Sales Rise With Help From Black Friday

Several retailers are announcing November U.S. same-store sales figures Thursday morning. Research firm Retail Metrics has forecast a year-over-year increase of 1.1% for the month, a dip of 20 basis ...
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Wal-Mart Has Too Few Stores in Several Large States, a Weakness for Holiday Success

A map of Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) stores nationwide shows an interesting pattern. Their concentration is heaviest near its home state of Arkansas and thinner, for the most part, ...
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Guess Misses Q3 Earnings

Guess’, Inc. (NYSE: GES) reported fiscal third-quarter financial results after markets closed on Wednesday. The company said that it had $0.11 in earnings per share (EPS) and $536.3 million in ...
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What to Look for in Dollar General Earnings

Dollar General Corp. (NYSE: DG) is scheduled to release its fiscal third quarter earnings report before the markets open on Thursday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters are calling for ...
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What to Expect From Kroger Earnings

Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) is scheduled to release its fiscal third-quarter financial results before the markets open on Thursday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters are $0.41 in earnings per ...
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American Eagle Trips Over Missed Guidance

American Eagle Outfitters Inc. (NYSE: AEO) reported its fiscal third-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Wednesday. The company posted $0.41 in earnings per share (EPS) and $940.6 million ...
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What to Expect From American Eagle Earnings

American Eagle Outfitters Inc. (NYSE: AEO) is scheduled to release its most recent earnings report before the markets open on Wednesday. The consensus estimates are $0.41 in earnings per share ...
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