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Sears Holdings Hopes to Live On After Bankruptcy. Here's Why It Won't
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Sears Holdings Hopes to Live On After Bankruptcy. Here's Why It Won't

The bankruptcy filing everyone saw coming finally arrived. Sears Holdings (NASDAQ: SHLD) announced early Monday morning it was seeking Chapter 11...

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California's growing shadow looms over Nevada's midterms
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California's growing shadow looms over Nevada's midterms

The Republicans running in Nevada's hotly contested races for governor and U. S. Senate are taking aim at a common target as they try to maintain...

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Skechers USA Inc (SKX) Q3 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript
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Skechers USA Inc (SKX) Q3 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript

Greetings, and welcome to the SKECHERS Third Quarter 2018 Earnings Conference Call. At this time, all participants are in a listen-only mode. A...

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Domino's Pizza delivery drivers earn more when new stores open, CEO says
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Domino's Pizza delivery drivers earn more when new stores open, CEO says

Domino’s Pizza’s steady sales and store growth has made it easier for the pizza chain to lure new employees in a competitive labor market, CEO...

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Girdles and socket wrenches: Sears was the Amazon of its day
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Girdles and socket wrenches: Sears was the Amazon of its day

Before there was Amazon — or, for that matter, Home Depot or Walmart or Kmart — there was Sears. From its beginnings as a mail-order watch business...

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Harris and EQT rise while Bank of America and Autodesk slip
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Harris and EQT rise while Bank of America and Autodesk slip

The defense contractor said it will combine with competitor L3 Technologies in an all-stock deal. Autodesk Inc., down $3.58 to $134.60 Technology...

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Sears files for Chapter 11 amid plunging sales, massive debt
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Sears files for Chapter 11 amid plunging sales, massive debt

Sears has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, buckling under its massive debt load and staggering losses. Sears once dominated the American...

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3 Warehouse Automation Stocks to Buy Today
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3 Warehouse Automation Stocks to Buy Today

Investing in the e-commerce sector isn't just about buying e-tailers or software companies. You can also get exposure by buying stock in companies...

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Is National Retail Properties a Buy?
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Is National Retail Properties a Buy?

National Retail Properties (NYSE: NNN) is a real estate investment trust, or REIT, which focuses on retail real estate, as its name implies. The...

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Kroger's Weird Deal With Walgreens Boots Alliance Is No Guarantee of Success
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Kroger's Weird Deal With Walgreens Boots Alliance Is No Guarantee of Success

Supermarket giant Kroger (NYSE: KR) is partnering with Walgreens Boots Alliance (NASDAQ: WBA) to allow its customers to order groceries online and...

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Working From Home? Avoid These 3 Traps
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Working From Home? Avoid These 3 Traps

Working from home has all sorts of benefits. You don't have to commute, you can probably work in your pajamas (if you want to), and you have much...

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Is This the End of Sears Holdings?
News 4 months ago
Is This the End of Sears Holdings?

Sears Holdings (NASDAQ: SHLD) is running out of track. The troubled retailer has been a runaway train of woe for years as customers fled and sales...

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Sears' New Store Design Is About 10 Years Too Late
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Sears' New Store Design Is About 10 Years Too Late

Sears Holdings (NASDAQ: SHLD) recently celebrated the reopening of a 56-year-old store following a major renovation that saw its footprint shrink...

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Mortgage Rates at Highest Level in 7 Years
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Mortgage Rates at Highest Level in 7 Years

New Terms of Use (What's new) Quotes delayed at least 15 minutes. Real-time quotes provided by BATS BZX Real-Time Price. Market Data provided by...

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Sears adds a restructuring expert to board
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Sears adds a restructuring expert to board

Sears Holdings Corp. is adding a restructuring expert to its board, raising the specter that the ailing retailer could be preparing for a...

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Vacant office parks repurposed as school, college buildings
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Vacant office parks repurposed as school, college buildings

On the new satellite campus of Sacred Heart University, the helicopter landing pad remains as one of the few reminders that the wooded, 69-acre...

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With a New CEO, J.C. Penney Hopes the Fourth Time's the Charm
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With a New CEO, J.C. Penney Hopes the Fourth Time's the Charm

While many retailers have struggled in recent years, J. C. Penney's (NYSE: JCP) travails have been notably severe. The stock is down a whopping 95%...

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Is Sunrun Inc. a Buy?
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Is Sunrun Inc. a Buy?

Sunrun Inc. (NASDAQ: RUN) has become the biggest residential solar installer in the U. S., overtaking former leaders in the industry. But that...

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How Risky Is J.C. Penney Stock?
News 4 months ago
How Risky Is J.C. Penney Stock?

J. C. Penney (NYSE: JCP) has solved a big problem in that it at least has a new chief executive officer. Jill Soltau, who most recently served as...

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4 Things Costco Investors Should Be Really Happy About
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4 Things Costco Investors Should Be Really Happy About

Costco (NASDAQ: COST) has been a retail force. The warehouse club saw net sales rise 5% year over year in the fourth quarter to $41.4 billion, and...

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Oahu median home price climbs to record high
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Oahu median home price climbs to record high

Oahu's median price for a single-family home hit a record $812,500 last month, a Honolulu Board of Realtors report said. The price is a 6.9 percent...

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Investing in These Stocks Now Could Make You a Millionaire Retiree
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Investing in These Stocks Now Could Make You a Millionaire Retiree

If you're like me, you don't really care what your stocks do over the next few months, or even over the next few years. In fact, I'd love it if...

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These stores are closed on Thanksgiving
News 4 months ago
These stores are closed on Thanksgiving

videoUS retailers struggle to find workers before holidaysStrategic Resource Group’s Burt Flickinger on how U.S. retailers are struggling to find...

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Sears Holdings' Boom Will Be Short-Lived
News 5 months ago
Sears Holdings' Boom Will Be Short-Lived

It had been nearly four years since Sears Holdings (NASDAQ: SHLD) was able to report a comparable sales decline as small as 4%-- until last quarter...

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Is BJ's Wholesale Club Forever Doomed to Third Place?
News 5 months ago
Is BJ's Wholesale Club Forever Doomed to Third Place?

BJ's Wholesale Club (NYSE: BJ) is the third-largest U.S. warehouse club operator by number of locations and revenue. But in the two months since...

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North Dakota city rejects land sale for Dollar General store
News 5 months ago
North Dakota city rejects land sale for Dollar General store

Some residents of central North Dakota community would welcome a Dollar General store, but city officials want no part of it. The Velva City...

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In New Orleans, a regulation reboot for short-term rentals
News 5 months ago
In New Orleans, a regulation reboot for short-term rentals

New Orleans officials are taking a new look at the benefits and headaches of a vacation rental industry that has proliferated with the growth of...

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This Homebuilder Doesn't See the Housing Market Slowing Down
News 5 months ago
This Homebuilder Doesn't See the Housing Market Slowing Down

Any news search for the term 'housing market' these days will likely result in news about home sales slowing down, home inventories increasing, and...

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US home sales fell 0.7 percent, 4th straight monthly decline
News 6 months ago
US home sales fell 0.7 percent, 4th straight monthly decline

article U.S. sales of existing homes slipped for the fourth consecutive month, declining 0.7 percent in July to the slowest pace in more than two...

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At Macy's, the Share Price Got a Bit Ahead of the Fundamentals
News 6 months ago
At Macy's, the Share Price Got a Bit Ahead of the Fundamentals

In this segment from MarketFoolery, host Chris Hill and senior analyst Matt Argersinger discuss the totally solid performance that department store...

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