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Bernie Sanders Goes Toe-to-Toe With Walmart

U.S. Senators Bernie Sanders (I-VT) and Ro Khanna (D-CA) on Thursday introduced a bill that would prohibit Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) or any other company that employs more than 500 ...
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Which Retailer Is Replacing Toys ‘R’ Us This Holiday Shopping Season?

Last Spring's bankruptcy that closed Toys "R" Us and Babies "R" Us stores left a hole in the retail landscape that needed to be filled. The only questions were how ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today: Amazon Picks NYC and Virginia

According to the Washington Post, Amazon.com Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AMZN) second headquarters will be split between Crystal City Virginia and New York City. The Washington Post reports: Amazon will open major ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today: OPEC Output Cut

Democrats in Congress will examine Trump's pressure on Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) and AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T). According to Reuters: When Democrats take control of the U.S. House they plan ...
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Alibaba Holiday Sales Hit $24 Billion in One Day

Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NASDAQ: BABA) has its own holiday, much the way that Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) does. Alibaba's is called "National Singles Day." Sales for ...
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After the Midterm Elections, 10 Defensive Stocks to Buy for 2019

The political pollsters actually got it right this time. The Republican party kept the Senate, but the Democrats took back control of the House of Representatives in the 2018 midterm ...
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Could Amazon Be Broken Into 3 Pieces to Blunt Its Dominance?

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) rules two businesses and is a leader in another. Competitors and regulators have begun to question whether the e-commerce, media, consumer electronics and cloud operations corporation ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today: Go Vote

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) may divide its second headquarters between two cities. According to Reuters: Amazon.com Inc is planning to split its second headquarters evenly between two cities, people familiar ...
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Amazon Adds (Almost) Everyone to Free Shipping List for (Almost) Everything

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) announced Monday morning that beginning today (November 5) all U.S. customers can, for a limited time, get free shipping with no minimum purchase amount on orders ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) is close to the choice of a second headquarters. According to The Wall Street Journal: Amazon.com Inc. has progressed to late-stage talks on its planned second ...
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25 Stocks Down 20% That Could Be Steals

Now that 2018 has reminded investors just how volatile the stock market can be at times, it's important to look at the big picture. The selling pressure of October has ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Amazon, Anheuser-Busch, Caterpillar, HUYA, Ligand Pharma, Verizon, Weyerhaeuser and More

The futures traded up big Monday morning as investors had the weekend to survey the damage to their accounts after the train wreck of last week. With earnings season for ...
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Wall Street’s Huge Bet Against Abercrombie Continues

Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (NYSE: ANF) has been an occasional target of Wall Street's brutal bet against old-line retail. Evidence of that continued based on short interest for the period ...
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Last Time Amazon Traded This Low, Here’s What Drove It Higher

Shares of Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) closed Friday at $1,642.81. The last time the shares closed near that price was June 1. On September 4, the stock closed at a ...
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Amazon Advertising Revenue Doubled in Q3

What has Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) done lately for investors? Last night the e-commerce giant reported a 29% jump in sales to $56.6 billion in the third quarter and net ...
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