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  • *Company to beat Dollar General as top N. America discount chain. July 28- Dollar Tree Inc agreed to buy rival discount chain Family Dollar Stores Inc for $8.5 billion to fend off growing competition from Wal-Mart Stores Inc and fellow discounter Dollar General Corp..

  • Most active New York Stock Exchange-traded stocks Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 1:31 PM ET

    NEW YORK— A look at New York Stock Exchange 10 most-active stocks at the close of trading:. AT&T Inc. rose. 3 percent to $35.65 with 20,239,900 shares traded. Advanced Micro Devices Inc. fell. 8 percent to $3.73 with 29,729,900 shares traded.

  • Dollar Tree buying Family Dollar for $8.5 billion Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 6:21 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Dollar Tree is buying rival discounter Family Dollar, giving it a wider reach in the intensifying fight for deal-seeking customers. On Monday, Dollar Tree CEO Bob Sasser noted that his company and Family Dollar have different business models.

  • Help wanted: These 9 retailers need a CEO Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 9:15 AM ET

    A list of major retailers are looking to fill vacancies at the top of their C-suites.

  • July 10- Discount retailer Family Dollar Stores Inc, under pressure from activist investor Carl Icahn to sell itself, said its profit fell by a third as the company cleared inventory ahead of planned store closures and competition intensified.

  • UPDATE 1-Family Dollar profit falls by a third Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 8:01 AM ET

    July 10- Discount retailer Family Dollar Stores Inc, under pressure from activist investor Carl Icahn to sell itself, said its profit fell by a third as the company cleared inventory ahead of store closures and competition intensified.

  • BENTONVILLE, Arkansas July 7- U.S. employers may be hiring again, but the job market recovery is not giving ordinary consumers enough confidence to increase their spending, a top Wal-Mart executive said on Monday.

  • Overpay? What to do when a store overcharges you Thursday, 3 Jul 2014 | 7:00 AM ET

    Shoppers who discover they've overpaid may have more recourse to get a fair price—or better.

  • Stocks end mildly up; second weekly gain for Nasdaq Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 4:27 PM ET
    Trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Stocks fell on Friday after a report on consumer confidence.

  • Market's oddest investing ideas put to the test Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 12:39 PM ET

    A Nashville ETF and robotics ETF are on a growing list of oddball market bets. We put them to the test: Do they hold up as investments?

  • June 27- Dollar General Corp said CEO Rick Dreiling will retire next year, throwing into doubt a proposal by Carl Icahn to merge the discount retailer with Family Dollar Stores Inc.. Dollar General's shares fell as much as 8 percent and Family Dollar's as much as 4 percent in morning trading on Friday.

  • Midday movers: Dollar General, DuPont, Nike & More Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 12:01 PM ET
    NYSE EuroNext flag hangs outside the NYSE.

    Some of Friday's midday movers:

  • *Nike rallies after results; DuPont drops as outlook cut. Nike Inc rose 1.6 percent to $78.15 a day after its fourth-quarter earnings beat expectations. However, those gains were offset on the Dow index as DuPont, a fellow component, cut its full-year operating profit outlook, sending shares down 4.3 percent to $64.81.

  • June 27- Dollar General Corp said Chief Executive Rick Dreiling would retire next year after about seven years at the helm, sending the discount retailer's shares down 7 percent.

  • *Nike rallies after results; DuPont cuts outlook, shares fall. Nike Inc rose 1.9 percent to $78.34 a day after fourth-quarter earnings beat expectations. However, those gains were offset on the Dow as DuPont, a fellow component, cut its full-year operating profit outlook, sending shares down 2.9 percent to $65.73.

  • Dollar General CEO announces retirement     Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 9:55 AM ET

    Dollar General's Chairman and CEO Rick Dreiling announced he will retire in 2015. The "Squawk on the Street" crew, discuss available executive jobs in the retail industry.

  • Dollar General CEO Rick Dreiling plans to retire Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 9:20 AM ET

    June 27- Dollar General Corp said Chief Executive Rick Dreiling would retire effective May 30, 2015 or upon the appointment of a successor. Dreiling, 60, has served as the discount retailer's CEO since January 2008.

  • Early movers: DRI, ORCL, BAC, TWTR, S, SHPG & more Friday, 20 Jun 2014 | 7:36 AM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • June 19- Activist investor Carl Icahn asked struggling retailer Family Dollar Stores Inc to put itself up for sale immediately, threatening a proxy war to replace the company's entire board if a sale process was not started.

  • Icahn threatens proxy war if Family Dollar is not sold Thursday, 19 Jun 2014 | 4:10 PM ET
    A Family Dollar Stores store location in Mansfield, Texas.

    Activist investor Carl Icahn said in a letter to firm CEO Howard Levine that "it is imperative that Family Dollar be put up for sale immediately."