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Oil & Gas, Apparel, Pharma Vying for S&P 500’s Worst Group of 2019

The stock market has experienced yet another 5% correction after hitting all-time highs just in July. What really stands out for 2019, particularly if you just followed the emotions of ...
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China Trade War Fallout Puts Dark Clouds Over Luxury Goods

With an escalation in the trade war between the United States China, the impact is beginning to feel drastic all over again. We have seen these reactions before, but China ...
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Nike Can’t Keep Pace With Q4 Earnings

Nike, Inc. (NYSE: NKE) released fiscal fourth quarter financial results after markets closed  Thursday. The apparel giant said that it had $0.62 in earnings per share (EPS) and $10.2 billion ...
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What to Expect When Nike Reports on Thursday

Nike Inc. (NYSE: NKE) is scheduled to release its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results after the markets close on Thursday. The consensus estimates are calling for $0.66 in earnings per share ...
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The Buyout Saga of Chico’s FAS Moves From Ugly to Uglier

Once upon a time, it seemed magical and flattering to get a buyout offer. Company executives looked successful, investors made money, and a company could have the benefit of not ...
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Lululemon Slides By With Q1 Earnings

Lululemon Athletica Inc. (NASDAQ: LULU) released its fiscal first quarter financial results after markets closed Wednesday. The company said that it had $0.74 in earnings per share (EPS) and $782.3 ...
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What to Expect When Lululemon Reports After the Close

Lululemon Athletica Inc. (NASDAQ: LULU) is scheduled to release its fiscal first-quarter financial results after the markets close on Wednesday. The consensus forecast is $0.70 in earnings per share (EPS) ...
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Too Many Retailers Are Acting As If They Already Face a Recession

Whenever there is any hiccup in the economy, consumers tighten their spending on non-critical items. That means that curtailing entertainment spending, dining out, and buying new clothing and apparel become ...
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After Levi Strauss IPO, Will Investors Gobble Up Lee and Wrangler Brands?

The market for initial public offerings has been successful for a number of companies coming public in 2019, but the performance has been mixed among the largest IPOs. The status ...
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Under Armour Earnings: Right Fit for Investors

Under Armour Inc. (NYSE: UAA) released its first-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Thursday. The company said that it had $0.05 in earnings per share (EPS) and $1.2 ...
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Walmart, Kidbox Launch Partnership for Curated Boxes of Kids Clothes

When a behemoth like Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) launches a new business, that typically means that the model for the new business has been tried and tested and that Walmart ...
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Has Lululemon Figured Out the Magic Mix of Bricks and Ether?

Lululemon Athletica Inc. (NASDAQ: LULU) reported fiscal fourth-quarter and full-year 2018 results after markets closed Wednesday afternoon. The yoga gear maker reported quarterly adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of ...
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What to Expect When Lululemon Reports After the Close

Lululemon Athletica Inc. (NASDAQ: LULU) is scheduled to release its fiscal fourth-quarter results after the markets close on Wednesday. The consensus estimates call for $1.74 in earnings per share (EPS) ...
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What to Expect When Nike Reports Thursday

Nike Inc. (NYSE: NKE) is scheduled to release its fiscal third-quarter results after the markets close on Thursday. Consensus estimates call for $0.65 in earnings per share (EPS) and $9.61 ...
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A Daring and Risky Turnaround Strategy by DSW

The world of corporate turnarounds never seems to run out of aggressive strategies. The case of DSW Inc. (NYSE: DSW) is one long-time turnaround when the actual turnaround just seems ...
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