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  • Wal-Mart cut former CEO's pay 73 percent in 2013 Wednesday, 23 Apr 2014 | 6:42 PM ET

    NEW YORK— The pay of Wal-Mart Stores Inc.' s outgoing CEO fell 73 percent in 2013 because he received a lower performance-based bonus and he didn't get stock awards that are given in anticipation of future performance. The fiscal year ended Jan. 31 and Duke was replaced by Doug McMillon, head of Wal-Mart's international division, on Feb. 1.

  • Midday Glance: Big-box Retail companies Wednesday, 23 Apr 2014 | 1:37 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top big-box retail companies are up at 1 p.m.:. Costco Wholesale Corp. rose$. 87 or. 8 percent, to $114.43. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. rose$. 64 or. 8 percent, to $78.20.

  • Early Glance: Big-box Retail companies Wednesday, 23 Apr 2014 | 10:29 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top big-box retail companies are up at 10 a.m.:. Costco Wholesale Corp. rose$. 29 or. 3 percent, to $113.85. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. rose$. 18 or. 2 percent, to $77.74.

  • Final Glance: Big-box Retail companies Tuesday, 22 Apr 2014 | 6:02 PM ET

    Costco Wholesale Corp. fell$. 54 or. 5 percent, to $113.56. Target rose$. 56 or. 9 percent, to $60.32. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. fell$. 04 or. 1 percent, to $77.56.

  • April 21- A former associate at a California investment firm pleaded guilty to securities fraud Monday, admitting to illegally making $192,000 trading ahead of news Marvel Entertainment would be bought by Walt Disney Co, where his girlfriend was working.

  • Thawing out: Warmer temperatures lift US economy Monday, 21 Apr 2014 | 4:17 PM ET

    WASHINGTON— Spring's thaw is reviving the economy, too. A recent batch of government and business reports show a U.S. economy emerging from winter's deep freeze. There were ice storms in Georgia.

  • Midday Glance: Big-box Retail companies Monday, 21 Apr 2014 | 1:20 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top big-box retail companies are mixed at 1 p.m.:. Costco Wholesale Corp. rose$. 46 or. 4 percent, to $113.96. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. fell$. 05 or. 1 percent, to $77.61.

  • Wal-Mart shifts focus south of the border Monday, 21 Apr 2014 | 11:43 AM ET

    Wal-Mart is shifting its growth strategy south of the border, planning to open up to 35 Central America locations in 2014, according to a report.

  • Early Glance: Big-box Retail companies Monday, 21 Apr 2014 | 10:31 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top big-box retail companies are mixed at 10 a.m.:. Costco Wholesale Corp. rose$. 22 or. 2 percent, to $113.72. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. fell$. 35 or. 5 percent, to $77.31.

  • Effort underway to revitalize 'Arkansas Grown' Sunday, 20 Apr 2014 | 1:27 PM ET

    LITTLE ROCK, Ark.— Two months after Arkansas agricultural officials gathered at the Governor's Mansion to announce efforts to revitalize the "Arkansas Grown" program, nearly 150 farmers and buyers have added their names to a list of willing project participants.

  • Extreme strategies to earn airline miles Friday, 18 Apr 2014 | 2:00 PM ET

    As airlines make free award tickets more expensive, fliers must get creative to earn enough miles for redemption.

  • April 17- Michaels Stores Inc, the biggest U.S. arts and crafts retailer, on Thursday confirmed that there was a security breach at certain systems that process payment cards at its U.S. stores and that of its unit, Aaron Brothers.

  • Target aggressively chases subscription business Thursday, 17 Apr 2014 | 5:36 PM ET

    Target, which started its subscription service by offering 150 baby products, is expanding the program tenfold by adding nearly 1,600 items.

  • *Google, IBM shares fall a day after posting earnings. NEW YORK, April 17- U.S. stocks ended a holiday-shortened week with mostly modest gains on Thursday, though the S&P 500 notched its biggest weekly advance since July as Morgan Stanley and General Electric rallied after strong results.

  • Retailer Michaels' breach affected 3M cards Thursday, 17 Apr 2014 | 4:48 PM ET

    Michaels Stores confirmed that there was a breach of certain systems that process payment cards at its stores and that of its unit, Aaron Brothers.

  • Barnes & Noble and IBM are big market movers Thursday, 17 Apr 2014 | 4:32 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Thursday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:. Western Union Co., down 80 cents to $15.25. Barnes& Noble Inc., down $2.23 to $16.37.

  • Stocks wavered between gains and losses on Thursday amid a slew of quarterly earnings.

  • US STOCKS-Wall St edges higher during earnings flurry Thursday, 17 Apr 2014 | 1:40 PM ET

    *Google, IBM shares fall a day after posting earnings. NEW YORK, April 17- U.S. stocks advanced slightly in choppy trading on Thursday after three days of gains, as underwhelming results from tech bellwethers Google and IBM were offset by upbeat quarterly numbers, including those from Morgan Stanley and General Electric.

  • Midday movers: Weibo, Sabre, Goldman Sachs & More Thursday, 17 Apr 2014 | 12:30 PM ET
    Sign for Sabre IPO on Nasdaq board

    Some of Thursday's midday movers:

  • US STOCKS-Wall St little changed amid earnings flurry Thursday, 17 Apr 2014 | 11:08 AM ET

    *Google, IBM shares fall a day after posting earnings. NEW YORK, April 17- U.S. stocks were little changed in choppy trading on Thursday following three days of gains, as underwhelming results from tech giants Google and IBM were offset by upbeat quarterly numbers including those from Morgan Stanley and General Electric.

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