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12,000 Stores Could Close This Year

With the Chapter 11 filing of Forever 21, 178 of its stores could be shuttered. This adds to a total of about 7,300 across the industry so far in 2019, ...
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5 Must Own Stocks for What Could Be a Record Q4 Holiday Season

Don’t look now, but the fourth quarter is here, and that means summer is over, temperatures are dropping, the leaves are starting to fall, football is in full swing and, ...
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Chapter 11 for Forever 21

The retail chain that embraces an eternal youthful disposition, Forever 21, may not be around for too much longer after the company voluntarily filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy over the ...
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Why This Finally Could Be Bed Bath & Beyond’s Time to Shine

Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (NASDAQ: BBBY) is scheduled to release its most recent quarterly results later this week. One analyst is getting out ahead of the report and believes ...
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Amazon Wants a Larger Share of Cash-Paying Retail Consumers

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) has barnstormed America and gone internationally, and it has become almost every retailer's nightmare. Amazon is frequently referred to as the Death Star when compared to ...
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How Record Unemployment Could Play Into a Huge Holiday Season

The holiday season is just around the corner, and with that comes the busy period for retailers. An unemployment rate near record lows could prove to be a big catalyst ...
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Why Home Depot and Lowe’s Can Both Keep Rising Into 2020

With the S&P 500 suddenly bucking against all-time highs again, many investors have to be wondering how they want to be positioned heading into 2020. With unemployment at all-time lows ...
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Does Walmart’s New Grocery Delivery Program Raise the Stakes?

Mega-retailer Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) announced Wednesday that it will begin this fall offering same-day grocery delivery service at 1,400 stores in all 200 U.S. metropolitan areas where its Grocery ...
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US Retailers Close 7000 Stores in First Half of 2019

As multiple American retailers announce the shuttering of stores by the hundreds, it is hard to keep track of exactly how horrible the carnage has become. A firm that tracks ...
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What to Expect When Kroger Reports Thursday Morning

Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) is scheduled to release its fiscal second-quarter financial results before the markets open on Thursday. The consensus estimates are calling for $0.41 in earnings per share ...
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Is This Quarter Game Over For GameStop?

GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME) released fiscal second-quarter financial results after markets closed Tuesday. The video game retailer said that it had a net loss of $0.32 per share and $1.3 ...
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What to Watch When GameStop Reports After the Close

GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME) is scheduled to release its fiscal second-quarter financial results after the markets close on Tuesday. The consensus estimates are calling for a net loss of $0.21 ...
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Why Francesca’s Is Tuesday’s Top Retailer

Francesca's may not be a household name like Walmart, Target or other major retailers. However, shares of Francesca's Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: FRAN) were absolutely beating every other retailer in the ...
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Struggling Retailer Fred’s Files for Bankruptcy Protection

Retailer Fred's Inc. (NASDAQ: FRED) said Monday morning that it has voluntarily filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. The company is seeking bankruptcy court approval to enter into a debtor-in-possession ...
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Why Analysts Are Growing More Optimistic on Lululemon

So far, Lululemon Athletica Inc. (NASDAQ: LULU) has been on a tear in 2019, with shares up about 55%. After its fiscal second-quarter financial report late Thursday, it doesn’t seem ...
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