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Remington Arms Sets Up for Bankruptcy Filing

It's been a rough year or so for gunmakers. Absent the fear among gun owners that the federal government will in some way restrict gun purchases and ownership, gun sales ...
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US Tobacco Company Takes Stakes in Canadian Cannabis Firms

While not a household name, U.S. tobacco firm Alliance One International Inc. (NYSE: AOI) has one-upped its better known and much larger tobacco sellers by acquiring stakes in two Canadian ...
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Online Sales of Luxury Goods Growing

Sales of luxury items such as fashion accessories, apparel, beauty products, jewelry and watches were slow to gain traction online, but that situation appears to be in the rear-view mirror, ...
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Newell Brands in Proxy Fight With Activist Investor Starboard Value

Consumer products maker Newell Brands Inc. (NYSE: NWL) announced Friday morning that the company has been notified by activist investor firm Starboard Value and Opportunity Master Fund will challenge the ...
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Does Hasbro Have Its Act Together?

Hasbro Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS) reported its most recent quarterly results before the markets opened on Wednesday. The company posted $2.30 in earnings per share (EPS) on $1.6 billion in revenue, ...
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What Is So Great About Michael Kors Q3 Earnings

Michael Kors Holdings Ltd. (NYSE: KORS) released its fiscal third-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Wednesday. The company said that it had $1.77 in earnings per share (EPS) ...
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Lululemon Sharply Underperformed Market During Fired CEO’s Tenure

The chief executive of Lululemon Athletica Inc. (NASDAQ: LULU) is gone, dismissed by the company's board. In Wall Street's view, it is not a loss. Under Laurent Potdevin's management, the ...
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Tom Brady Football Cards and Memorabilia Prices Off the Charts

This weekend's big game is another one for the records, and Tom Brady's share of the attention is off the charts. It's hard to imagine that Brady wouldn't get so ...
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Mattel Not Playing Around With Q4 Earnings

When Mattel Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT) reported its fourth-quarter financial results late on Thursday, the toymaker said that it had a net loss of $0.72 per share and $1.61 billion in ...
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The Stars Align For Dr Pepper Snapple and Keurig

Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc. (NYSE: DPS) saw its shares rise handily in Monday’s session after it announced that It would be merging with Keurig Green Mountain. The combined company ...
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Analyst Has 5 Top Weak Dollar Stocks to Buy Right Now

When Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said recently that a weaker dollar was good for the United States, the eyebrows of every world leader and financial pundit shot up. Of course ...
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Why Newell Shares Are Crumbling

While the recent tax reform has resulted in raises for employees and more jobs coming to the United States, Newell Brands Inc. (NYSE: NWL) is moving in the opposite direction ...
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Why Procter & Gamble Q2 Earnings Were Not Enough

Procter & Gamble Co. (NYSE: PG) released its most recent quarterly results before the markets opened on Tuesday. The company posted $1.19 in earnings per share (EPS) and $17.4 billion ...
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Colorado’s Marijuana Revenues Rose by More Than $50 Million in 2017

The state of Colorado last week reported 2017 revenues generated by taxes, licenses and fees from state-legal sales of marijuana. Total revenues amounted to $247.37 million, an increase of nearly ...
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Analyst Sees Nike Turnaround Coming to Fruition With Big Gains Ahead

In the daily analyst upgrades and downgrades, Nike Inc. (NYSE: NKE) was featured quite positively with an above-consensus analyst call on Friday. The stock was raised to Outperform from Neutral ...
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