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Staples, the biggest U.S. specialty retailer of office supplies, reported better-than-expected quarterly profit on Tuesday as expense controls and profit gains at its international unit helped offset the impact of lower same-store sales at home.
Discounters, department stores and chains that sell electronics and teen fashions lured big crowds over the weekend as the holiday shopping season got off to a strong start.
Stocks closed higher after another volatile session, helped by a rally among energy shares as oil soared to a record high close of $98 a barrel.
Office Depot, the world's second-largest office supplies retailer, reported lower quarterly profit Tuesday as U.S. same-store sales fell and margins were pressured by promotions.
Plus, Cramer answers questions about Sepracor, Office Depot and Transocean.Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.
The Merrill Lynch saga continued Monday, with the imminent departure of Chief Executive Officer Stanley O’Neal leaving investors wondering who the board will pick to mend the struggling brokerage.
Office Depot, the world's second-largest office supplies retailer, said Monday it would delay its third-quarter earnings release due to an independent review of its vendor program funds, sending its shares down as much as 17 percent.
A flood of economics and earnings reports will quickly dominate the week; already there are a few companies sounding familiar themes. 1) Subprime bleeds into the current quarter for financials. UBS saying their third-quarter loss would be in line with the lowered guidance they gave earlier this month.
Here are my thoughts this Monday morning: 1) Citigroup's earnings were about in line with their own drastically reduced guidance they gave a couple weeks ago. Fixed income was poor as expected, and consumer delinquency rates continue to uptick. International posted strong revenue growth (up 30%) Conference call at 8:30.
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Office supplies retailer OfficeMax posted higher-than-expected second-quarter earnings Wednesday, helped by better retail sales and improved margins, and its shares rose as much as 11 percent.
Kraft, Canon, Office Depot, Southwest Air and more...Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.
Office supply retailer Staples reported fiscal fourth-quarter earnings and sales ahead of market expectations Thursday and also boosted its dividend to shareholders.
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Retailer Office Depot reported earnings slightly ahead of analysts' expectations Wednesday, but sales were shy of the consensus estimate.