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Walmart Leads Amazon in Online Grocery Shopping

Online sales of food and beverages will amount to just 2.4% of total 2018 sales that should approach $1 trillion. That's a prize approaching $23 billion. The total U.S. grocery ...
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7 Companies That Have Raised Their Dividends for at Least 50 Straight Years

Investors love dividends. They particularly love it when they buy a company with a dividend that keeps rising and rising each year. The Dividend Aristocrats are those dividend payers that ...
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Walmart Continues to Struggle as Market Rejects Strategy

Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT), the world's largest retailer, cannot get traction with shareholders. Despite deep troubles with its primary rival, Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN), it has not been able to ...
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10 Companies That Would Love It If President Trump Goes After Amazon

Is it possible that the high and mighty Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) might have finally become so big and powerful that politicians actually go after the company where it hurts ...
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Who Stands to Benefit the Most From the Toys ‘R’ Us Shutdown

As we all know, the ongoing Toys “R” Us saga will be coming to a close. The toy superstore chain announced in U.S. Bankruptcy Court that it must liquidate, meaning ...
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Does a Target, Kroger Merger Make Sense?

In an exclusive report published Friday morning, Fast Company cited people familiar with the matter who said that Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT) and Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) are discussing a ...
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How Target Missed the Mark in Q4

Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT) released its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Tuesday. The company said that it had $1.37 in earnings per share (EPS) on $22.77 ...
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Target, Costco and More Big Earnings Coming This Week

In the past week, markets took another plunge, partially as the result of a sharp increase in volatility. Perhaps the main driver last Thursday was the steel and aluminum tariffs ...
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Amazon Apparel Sales Undressing Target

The battle for customers between Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) and Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) is well-known and well-documented. In one retail sector, though, the battle is between Amazon and Target ...
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6 Blue Chips Getting Big Analyst Upgrades and Price Hikes

With 2018 off to a roaring start — perhaps the best in the S&P 500 seen in over 30 years — analysts seem to be taking a hint and are ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: BHP Billiton, CarMax, Cisco, Deere, 3M, Target, United Continental, Wells Fargo and More

Stocks were indicated lower on Wednesday morning due to interest rate pressure in the United States and abroad, but the trend that has thrived for over half of the almost ...
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Can Target Guidance Live Up to Expectations in 2018?

After this holiday season, the picture is becoming clearer about which companies can survive in an Amazon world. We’ve seen retailers like Macy’s, Sears and Nordstrom have a rocky start ...
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Most Large Retail Stocks Struggle As Year Begins

Most stocks of large, traditional retailers started 2018 as they had traded at the end of last year. Down. The patterns confirms investor anxiety that the year will not bring ...
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Why Should Companies Like Apple and Amazon Buy Huge Companies When They Can Rent Them?

Two rumors about mergers and acquisitions made the rounds of business front pages yesterday. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) might use the billions of dollars it will move from offshore to ...
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Amazon to Buy Target in 2018: Analyst

Venture capital firm Loup Ventures issued its list of predictions for 2018 on Monday. As well as forecasts for more investment in artificial intelligence (AI) led by Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ: ...
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