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Aeropostale Taking Big Gamble on New CEO, Make That the Old CEO

Aeropostale Inc. (NYSE: ARO) made the surprise announcement that it will reinstate Julian Geiger as its acting chief executive officer (CEO). The company is hoping that with a new CEO it can recover ...
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No Re-IPO for Winn-Dixie

A form "RW" was filed with the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC) by a company named Southeastern Grocers LLC on Tuesday. While this might not sound like much to ...
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Is an Impending Implosion of Dendreon Avoidable?

Dendreon Corp. (NASDAQ: DNDN) has turned into one of those unsettling biotech stories: It went from great promise, to high hopes, to a reality check, and now to an incredibly ...
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11 Countries Near Bankruptcy

After years of bitter court battles with creditors, Argentina has defaulted on its debt, according to rating agency Standard & Poor’s. After failing to come to an agreement with creditors ...
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Credit Availability and Conditions Continue to Improve in July

We have yet another economic report this Thursday. This was a report from the National Association of Credit Managers (NACM). You can guess what they track -- credit availability, accessibility ...
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RadioShack Running Out of Cash!

If you have followed the RadioShack Corp. (NYSE: RSH) saga for very long, you may be less surprised than those investors and shoppers who think a turnaround is possible on ...
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RadioShack Could Be Delisted From NYSE

RadioShack Corp.'s (NYSE: RSH) stock has traded below $1 long enough that it has received notice from the New York Stock Exchange that its shares could be delisted. It would ...
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Why American Apparel May Go Bankrupt

American Apparel (NYSE: APP), already hammered by the dismissal of CEO and founder Dov Charney, may not meet the covenants of key loans which the retailer likely needs to keep ...
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Your Last and Final Warning on RadioShack

Going, going, gone! RadioShack Corp. (NYSE: RSH) has broken the buck. Shares traded under $1 on Friday. If you are a shareholder who is surprised about this, then about the ...
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Why RadioShack Needs to File for Bankruptcy Protection Now

RadioShack Corp. (NYSE: RSH) needs to immediately reflect upon its earnings report in June and admit that the situation is untenable. The company's sales trends and earnings have steadily deteriorated, ...
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Fitch RadioShack Downgrade Warns of Debt Restructuring

RadioShack Corp. (NYSE: RSH) seems to keep going from worse to even worse. Now an Issuer Default Rating downgrade to CC from CCC from Fitch highlights nearly the worst risk ...
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What’s Left of Sears to Liquidate?

A former executive with Sears Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD) said late last week that his former company should "embrace the inevitable" and liquidate. Steven P. Dennis was a vice president ...
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Could RadioShack’s Stock Plunge to Zero?

RadioShack Corp. (NYSE: RSH) had planned to close 1,100 stores. Lenders including GE Capital blocked the plan and forced the company to cut back the number to 200. With a ...
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Kodak’s Former CEO Gets Double for Nothing

As a reward for Antonio Perez's outstanding performance as CEO of Eastman Kodak Co. (NYSE: KODK) last year, he received $6.71 million. Perez was named Kodak's CEO in 2005 and ...
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Coldwater Creek Bankruptcy Is Not a Canary in the Coal Mine

After failing to find a buyer, struggling women’s clothing retailer Coldwater Creek Inc. (NASDAQ: CWTR) has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection while it liquidates its stock and closes its ...
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