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Urban Outfitters Makes a Change at the Top

Urban Outfitters Inc. (NASDAQ: URBN) shares dipped on Friday after the retailer announced that there would be a change in its executive leadership. The company specified no reasons for this departure. ...
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Is Conn’s in Trouble After Q4 Earnings?

Conn’s Inc. (NASDAQ: CONN) released its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Thursday. The company said that it had $0.56 in earnings per share (EPS) on $420.4 ...
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Why Walmart Might Want to Acquire Humana

Late Thursday, reports began to trickle in that retail behemoth Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) was in preliminary negotiations to acquire health insurer Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM). Humana's market cap of ...
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Starbucks Opens a Yosemite Store Without a Sign Outside

Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) believes that the importance of opening a store in California’s Yosemite National Park deserved a major public relations pitch. The company's Americas operation has nearly 17,000 ...
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Trump Targets Amazon Again

Never one to let pass an opportunity to stir things up, President Donald Trump on Thursday tweeted his displeasure with Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN). The tweet came one day after ...
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Why GameStop Earnings Aren’t Enough

When GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME) released its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Wednesday, the company said that it had $2.02 in earnings per share (EPS) on ...
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Why Trump Reportedly Is Taking Aim at Amazon

One of the country's most prolific tweeters — President Donald Trump — has maintained a curious silence related to Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) and the data leak involving personal information ...
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What to Expect When GameStop Reports After the Close

GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME) is scheduled to release its fiscal fourth-quarter results after the markets close on Wednesday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters are calling for $1.97 in EPS ...
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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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Why Short Interest in JC Penney Jumped

The investor bets that J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) shares will drop got a boost. Short interest in the stock rose by 13.5 million shares to 119.7 million in ...
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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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Are Finish Line Shareholders Getting Enough in the Buyout?

Shares of Finish Line Inc. (NASDAQ: FINL) made a solid gain early on Monday after the firm announced that it would be acquired by JD Sports Fashion. Overall, this transaction ...
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Lowe’s Plans Ahead for CEO Departure

Lowe’s Companies Inc. (NYSE: LOW) shares saw a handy gain early on Monday after the firm announced that it would soon be implementing its succession plan. Robert A. Niblock announced ...
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NRA Advertising Surges Ahead Of Its Annual Meeting

Web ad measurement firm Pathmatics posted research which shows the National Rifle Association recently upped its advertising substantially. It released the new research after several media reported on its earlier results ...
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Amazon’s Shares Surge as Walmart’s Falter

Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) shares briefly rallied when it appeared its challenge to Amazon.com Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AMZN) e-commerce business showed some improvement. The excitement has dimmed. Walmart's shares are down 13% ...
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