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Why Advance Auto Parts Is Tuesday’s Biggest Earnings Winner

When Advance Auto Parts Inc. (NYSE: AAP) reported its third-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Tuesday, they were mixed. Yet, it seems that this auto parts chain might ...
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What to Expect When Target Reports Earnings

Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT) is scheduled to release its most recent quarterly results before the markets open on Wednesday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for $0.86 in earnings ...
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Why Home Depot Earnings Are Not Pleasing to Investors

Home Depot Inc. (NYSE: HD) reported third-quarter 2017 results before markets opened Tuesday. The home improvement store posted diluted net earnings per share of $1.84 in the quarter on revenues ...
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Brookfield Offers $15 Billion in Cash and Stock for GGP

Commercial real estate firm Brookfield Property Partners L.P. (NYSE: BPY) confirmed Monday that the company has offered to acquire the outstanding shares it does not already own of GGP Inc. ...
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Alibaba 2-Hour Sales Total Nearly Matches JC Penney’s Full-Year Revenue

Analysts expect J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) 2017 revenues to come in at $12.4 billion. China's Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE: BABA) generated nearly that much revenue in the ...
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Retail Resurrection As Old World Stores Show A Pulse

Large retailers have shown such poor results that even minor progress makes it appear they have a brighter future than the one predicted for the last year. Results from several ...
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Why Investors Are Loving JC Penney Q3 Earnings

J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) reported third-quarter 2017 results before markets opened Friday morning. The venerable retailer reported an adjusted net loss per share of $0.33 and $2.81 billion ...
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Consumer Group Calls for Target Toy Recall

We have seen a fair number of trendy toys come and go, with last year’s hoverboards taking a step back amid lots of product issues, and now fidget spinners are ...
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Did Kohl’s Q3 Results Offer Any Good News?

Kohl’s Corp. (NYSE: KSS) reported its fiscal third-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Thursday. The retailer said that it had $0.70 in earnings per share (EPS) and $4.3 ...
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Why Macy’s Is Getting a Boost After a Mixed Earnings Report

Macy’s Inc. (NYSE: M) reported third-quarter 2017 results before markets opened Thursday. The department store giant posted quarterly adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.23 on revenues of $5.28 ...
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Black Friday Begins Thanksgiving Evening at Walmart

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT), like many other retailers, thinks that Black Friday really begins Thanksgiving evening, after the family dinner and nap. The company plans to keep stores open ...
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Best Buy Black Friday Deals Revealed

There's a significant cottage industry in gaining access to Black Friday advertising supplements well in advance of when they are distributed. The information can be useful to consumers looking for ...
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US Consumers Plan Frugal Holiday, Want Free Shipping as Well

While expectations for holiday shopping have been optimistic this year, the mood of U.S. consumers appears to trending toward a more restrained spending plan with a major bonus thrown in. ...
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Toys ‘R’ Us Bucks Trend, Sticks With Thanksgiving Day Store Hours

For the third consecutive year, most Toys "R" Us stores will open for business at 5:00 p.m. local time on Thanksgiving Day and remain open for 30 straight hours, until ...
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Michael Kors New Stores, E-Commerce Rise Lead to Big Win in Q2

Michael Kors Holdings Ltd. (NYSE: KORS) reported its fiscal second-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Monday. The retailer said that it had $1.33 in earnings per share (EPS) ...
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