Retail

Will Bed Bath & Beyond Wash Its Board?

The Wall Street Journal has reported that activist investors are preparing to launch a proxy fight against the Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (NASDAQ: BBBY) board of directors. Shares jumped ...
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Can GameStop’s New CEO Deliver a Turnaround?

GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME) seems to have solved one problem with its executive team, as it announced that it has found a new CEO. This comes amidst a potential proxy ...
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Why Tiffany Fell Short in Q4

Tiffany & Co. (NYSE: TIF) released its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Friday. The firm said that it had $1.60 in earnings per share (EPS) and ...
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Rite Aid Adopts the Dreaded Reverse Stock Split

Stock splits are not supposed to matter. That said, investors over the past few decades have viewed it as a heroic move to split a stock as a sign of ...
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Will Walmart Suffer as Chief Technology Officer Exits?

Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) appears to be losing a key executive, but it's not at the level that has garnered much interest in years past. News came out on Wednesday ...
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Starbucks Includes Accelerated Share Buyback in Annual Shareholder Meeting

Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) released a lot of news at its 2019 annual shareholder meeting. While much of it is socially oriented, there is also quite a bit for investors ...
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Why Michaels Earnings Are So Great

When Michaels Companies Inc. (NASDAQ: MIK) reported its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Tuesday, the craft store posted $1.44 in earnings per share (EPS) and $1.79 ...
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A Daring and Risky Turnaround Strategy by DSW

The world of corporate turnarounds never seems to run out of aggressive strategies. The case of DSW Inc. (NYSE: DSW) is one long-time turnaround when the actual turnaround just seems ...
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Why DSW Earnings Fell Short in Q4

When DSW Inc. (NYSE: DSW) released its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Tuesday, the shoe chain said that it had a net loss of $0.07 per ...
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Two-Thirds of Voters Say Amazon Cancelling Queens HQ Bad for NY

When Amazon.com Inc. (NYSE: AMZN) announced last November that it would build a new HQ2 building in Queens, New York, and bring some 25,000 new jobs to the Long Island ...
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Why Ulta Earnings Are Beautiful

Ulta Beauty Inc. (NASDAQ: ULTA) released its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Friday. The firm posted $3.61 in earnings per share (EPS) and $2.12 billion in ...
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Will It Take a Proxy Fight to Finally Turn GameStop Around?

GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME) faces more problems as investors threaten a proxy fight in a recent letter to the board of directors. A couple of activist firms are leading the ...
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Why Dollar General Earnings Are Too Cheap for Investors

Dollar General Corp. (NYSE: DG) released its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Thursday. The discount retailer said that it had $1.84 in earnings per share (EPS) ...
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Amazon’s Contentious Move to Plastic Packaging

When Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) sneezes, nearly every retailer at least gets the sniffles. This time the virus being passed around is packaging. Specifically, Amazon's move to flexible plastic packaging ...
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Chipotle Gets Its Most Bullish Call on Wall Street

Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (NYSE: CMG) was featured among the top analyst calls for Wednesday morning, but what wasn't noted was just how much more bullish the analyst report was ...
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