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Retail earnings and Federal Reserve speakers will be in focus for the week of August, 15.
The Dow snapped a seven-day losing streak with only slight gains as traders appeared hesitant ahead of Friday's jobs report.
The office-supply retailer initiates an annualized $0.10 per share dividend and ups its stock buyback program.
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Amazon who? At least that seems to be the stance of office supplies giant Staples.
A Clinton presidency will ensure upending support for ObamaCare, while a Trump presidency won't be able to touch it. Either way, Walgreens Boots Alliance wins.
Shares of Staples are down fractionally Wednesday on word the company's CEO has decided to step down after the failed merger with Office Depot.
Analyst actions dominate premarket movements as U.S. indices look to start June in the red.
Peak Housing? No follow-through from the homebuilders today. Peak Bank Stocks? Ali Blah Blah -- aka Alibaba (BABA) -- is a downside highlight today. See my post. Small short adds and small long adds. I remain manifestly bearish -- but, as I have ...
The company will need the cash it's paying to investors to either maintain operations or restructure itself.
Stocks struggled for direction as the possibility of a rate hike in June continued to loom large over Wall Street.
Staples' market position will leave Office Depot dazed and confused, but other challenges are lurking.
Now that a federal judge has blocked the merger between Staples and Office Depot, neither company has a chance to survive over the long run.
U.S. stocks were in flux as investors awaited further clues from the Federal Reserve as to the next rate hike.
Target was down 8% premarket, following its latest earnings release.
In 'What's Ahead on Wall Street' for Wednesday May 18, a handful of retailers are scheduled to post their latest financial results.
Home Depot shares were falling despite a strong first-quarter showing.
For the week of May 16, earnings season is starting to slow down but investors will still have a few more retailer results to digest.
Insurgent managers pushed for big mergers and hostile bids that ended up with government challenges and threats.
Rejection of the Office Depot/Staples merger brings into question the long-term viability of these chains.
Analysts at Jefferies and UBS downgrade the companies after a judge blocks their merger.
The hits just keep on coming for retailers. Following dismal forward guidance earlier this week from The Gap (GPS), Macy's (M) and Fossil (FOSL) issued similarly downbeat outlooks over the past day or so as well. The "oil-dividend thesis" is played ...
Office Depot and Staples weighed heavily on falling markets Wednesday.
Peter Boockvar writes about sentiment, housing, the price of paper and other items in today's missive (which includes a nice shout-out to me): "Investors Intelligence's latest sentiment survey shows that bulls fell one point to 39.2%, their lowest l...