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Gibson guitars, bankruptcy set to end, picks new leaders
News 4 months ago
Gibson guitars, bankruptcy set to end, picks new leaders

Famed guitar maker Gibson is changing its corporate leaders as the company plans to emerge from bankruptcy protection on Nov. 1. In a news release...

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Report: More than 500,000 US households had water cut off
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Report: More than 500,000 US households had water cut off

Water service was cut off to an estimated 1.4 million people living in more than a half-a-million American households that got behind on their...

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Mortgage Interest Rates vs. APRs: What's the Difference?
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Mortgage Interest Rates vs. APRs: What's the Difference?

Applying for a mortgage is confusing for most people, even if they've done it before. One of the most difficult concepts for homeowners to grasp is...

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Kohl's Expands Its Amazon Partnerships
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Kohl's Expands Its Amazon Partnerships

Last fall, Kohl's (NYSE: KSS) launched a pair of interesting partnerships with Amazon.com (NASDAQ: AMZN). In 10 stores in the Chicago and Los...

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3 High-Yield Healthcare Stocks That Pay 8% or Better
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3 High-Yield Healthcare Stocks That Pay 8% or Better

Stocks that pay above-average dividends can accelerate your retirement portfolio, but not if they can't continue making their payments. These three...

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This New Business Could Soon Bring in Billions for Apple
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This New Business Could Soon Bring in Billions for Apple

At face value, Apple's (NASDAQ: AAPL) hard-line stance on privacy would seem to conflict with advertising business models. CEO Tim Cook has said on...

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Is Realty Income Corporation a Buy?
News 4 months ago
Is Realty Income Corporation a Buy?

Realty Income (NYSE: O) is a real estate investment trust, or REIT, that focuses on free-standing, single-tenant retail real estate. The company is...

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Walmart's Long Game Is Getting Longer and Better
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Walmart's Long Game Is Getting Longer and Better

Investors waiting for Walmart (NYSE: WMT) to return to profit growth will have to keep waiting. That was one of the messages at Walmart's annual...

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3 Reasons Alibaba Stock Could Rise
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3 Reasons Alibaba Stock Could Rise

After reaching an all-time high of $211.70 in June, Alibaba (NYSE: BABA) shares have shed nearly a third of their value as fears of an escalating...

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3 Dividend Stocks for Income
News 5 months ago
3 Dividend Stocks for Income

If you're looking for high-quality companies that return money to investors via shareholder-friendly dividends, then Amgen Inc. (NASDAQ: AMGN),...

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How the Truck Driver Shortage Will Affect Consumers
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How the Truck Driver Shortage Will Affect Consumers

There's a shortage of truck drivers, and that shortage will send prices higher. That could also create a situation in which the rich get richer,...

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Nevada Republicans whip up fears of California's influence
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Nevada Republicans whip up fears of California's influence

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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Gap Rewards Customers for Shopping at Amazon and Target
News 5 months ago
Gap Rewards Customers for Shopping at Amazon and Target

Like the old Macy's and Gimbels department stores from Miracle on 34th Street that had employees send away customers to shop at their competitor's...

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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
News 5 months ago
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
News 5 months ago
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
News 5 months ago
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
News 5 months ago
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?
News 5 months ago
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
News 5 months ago
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
News 5 months ago
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 5 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
News 5 months ago
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
News 5 months ago
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
News 5 months ago
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
News 5 months ago
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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