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Woman Burned by Starbucks Coffee Gets $100,000

Joanne Mogavero got a cup of coffee at a Starbucks. The lid was not put on correctly. Coffee poured out and scalded her. She was just awarded $100,000 for the incident ...
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Automation Could Cost 7.5 Million US Retail Workers Their Jobs

The U.S. retail industry employs some 16 million Americans, a full 10% of the country's working population. And contrary to popular belief, 71% are full-time employees. New automation technologies could ...
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What Analysts Are Saying About Home Depot After Earnings

When Home Depot Inc. (NYSE: HD) released its fiscal first-quarter financial results on Tuesday, it beat earnings quite handily. However, stock gave back its gains on Wednesday as the broad markets ...
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Does Shake Shack Have Enough Upside to Justify This Analyst Upgrade?

Shake Shack Inc. (NYSE: SHAK) was one of the more recent hot post-initial public offerings that has gone from hot to "too hot to handle" for many investors. It's a ...
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How L Brands Guidance Offset Its Bad Comps

When L Brands Inc. (NYSE: LB) reported its fiscal first-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Wednesday, the company said that it had $0.33 in earnings per share (EPS) ...
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What’s Good in Wal-Mart Q1 Earnings

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) reported first-quarter fiscal 2018 results before markets opened Thursday. The retailing giant posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.00 on total revenues of ...
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Why Target Earnings Are Boosting Investors’ Animal Spirits

Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT) reported first-quarter 2017 results before markets opened Wednesday. The big-box retailer posted adjusted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.21 and $16.02 billion in revenues. In the ...
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Urban Outfitters Dives Lower on Missed Earnings

Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ: URBN) reported fiscal first-quarter financial results after markets closed Tuesday. The company said that it had $0.10 in earnings per share (EPS) and $761 million in ...
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Dick’s Sporting Goods Falls on Missed Comps

Dick’s Sporting Goods Inc. (NYSE: DKS) reported its first-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Tuesday. The company said that it had $0.54 in earnings per share (EPS) and ...
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Will Etsy Be Able to Find a Buyer at the Right Price?

It might have been a while since there was great news out of Etsy Inc. (NASDAQ: ETSY), but nothing lasts forever. Two private equity firms now have taken large stakes ...
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How Home Depot Earnings Are Pushing the Stock to New Highs

Home Depot Inc. (NYSE: HD) reported first-quarter 2017 results before markets opened Tuesday. The home improvement store posted diluted net earnings per share of $1.67 in the quarter on revenues ...
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What to Expect From Home Depot Earnings

Home Depot Inc. (NYSE: HD) is scheduled to release its most recent quarterly earnings report before the markets open on Tuesday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for $1.61 ...
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Have Analysts Finally Given Up on JC Penney?

Closing stores and selling assets to boost earnings works for a while, but like all things that can't go on forever, these won't either. J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) ...
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Wal-Mart Up 120,000% Since IPO

Wal-Mart's Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) has staggered over the past few years as e-commerce has eroded some of its presence as the largest retail company in America. However, from the ...
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Jefferies Raises Estimates on 3 Top Retailing Giants as Rest of Industry Struggles

If anything has grabbed the attention of investors, it has been the horrible pounding many top companies in the retail sector have taken, and for many of those companies the ...
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