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Shoppers began feasting on deals on Thanksgiving, but just how hungry they'll remain is yet to be seen. Analysts have questioned whether Black Friday is losing its cachet as retailers have pushed opening times into Thanksgiving. At Denver Kush Club in Denver, about two dozen customers were lined up in subfreezing temperatures and snow showers to take...
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Wal-Mart sent market jitters when it slashed forecasts, but it isn't the only major U.S. company with a gloomy outlook.
Target unveiled a "price matching" policy that begins Oct. 1. Unlike last year, purchases on Target.com will now eligible for price matching with competitors.
NEW YORK, Sept 25- Wall Street is bracing for a grim earnings season, with little improvement expected anytime soon. Analysts have been cutting projections for the third quarter, which ends on Wednesday, and beyond. Forecasts for third-quarter S&P 500 earnings now call for a 3.9 percent decline from a year ago, based on Thomson Reuters data, with half of the S&P...
Dow futures surged more than 200 points this morning, after Fed Chair Janet Yellen left the door open for an interest rate hike this year.
Check out the companies making headlines after the bell Thursday: Nike, Pier 1 Imports, Marvell & more.
U.S. stocks closed lower Thursday as investors awaited a post-close speech from Fed Chair Janet Yellen.
The "Halftime Report" traders give their trades for the second half.
*Caterpillar sinks after cutting sales forecast. Sept 24- U.S. stocks fell more than 1 percent in early trading on Thursday as Caterpillar's forecast cut weighed on industrials. Caterpillar fell 7 percent to its lowest level since 2010 after the company cut its 2015 revenue forecast and said it could cut up to 10,000 jobs.
*Caterpillar falls after brokerage starts with "sell". *Investors await Yellen speech at 5 p.m. ET. Sept 24- Wall Street was set to open lower on Thursday amid lingering concerns about global economic growth and ahead of a speech by Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen.
Sept 24- U.S. stock index futures fell sharply on Thursday as concerns about global economic growth grew and ahead of a speech by Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen. *U.S. stocks closed slightly lower on Wednesday, as weak factory data from China and the United States led to a selloff in materials and industrial stocks. *U.S. economic data expected on Thursday...
Jim Cramer has declared next week to be a Fed-free zone and outlines his game plan of stocks screaming to be bought.
Sept 11- PepsiCo Inc said it would offer caps filled with Pepsi and Sierra Mist drink mixes for at-home soda machines made by SodaStream International Ltd on more platforms as it tests the homemade beverages market for its products. PepsiCo said the caps would be made available on SodaStream's website and in about 50 Bed Bath& Beyond Inc stores in the United...
Sept 11- PepsiCo Inc said it will expand its partnership with at-home soda machine maker SodaStream International Ltd to offer caps filled with Pepsi and Sierra Mist to flavor water carbonated by SodaStream machines. SodaStream's shares jumped as much as 8.8 percent to $16.13 in morning trading on Friday after the Wall Street Journal reported the...
It's nearly time for college students to head to campus, and along with desk lights and ramen noodles they need these money management skills.
The stock buyback craze has continued into the second quarter, and the cumulative effect of that craze is really mounting.
The federal government should adopt "fair chance" policies for the formerly incarcerated, these two advocates say.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Take a look at some of Wednesday's after-hours buzz: MLHR, BBBY, CREE & more