Staples Inc (SPLS)

10.25
0.01 0.10
Prev Close 10.24
Open 10.24
Day Low/High 10.24 / 10.26
52 Wk Low/High 8.00 / 14.72
Volume 9.79M
Avg Volume 13.25M
Exchange
Shares Outstanding 656.71M
Market Cap 6.73B
EPS -2.30
Div & Yield 0.48 (4.70%)
Why Best Buy, on the Margin, Can't Win

Why Best Buy, on the Margin, Can't Win

Its price-matching program shows that it is already selling items about as low as it can.

Cramer: Yesterday Has Become Irrelevant

Cramer: Yesterday Has Become Irrelevant

Consider the number of negatives that have surfaced in the past 24 hours.

Geopolitical Worries, Consumer and Housing to Highlight the Week Ahead

Geopolitical Worries, Consumer and Housing to Highlight the Week Ahead

Economic data, retail earnings and geopolitical worries will be front and center for investors and traders in the week ahead.

A Staples Setup

A Staples Setup

Positioning for a classic short squeeze in the shares.

Off the Charts

Off the Charts

We raised our stops on Teva and added Staples to the long ideas table.

Staples Is a Value Trap

Staples Is a Value Trap

It is not clear whether it has a perceived problem or a real one.

Risk and Stability

Risk and Stability

Staples may be read to move up, while Apple could hit triple digits.

The Daily Dose: 3 Things I Learned this Week

The Daily Dose: 3 Things I Learned this Week

Insights on consumer products, retail and restaurants.

Sifting Through the Retail Carnage

Sifting Through the Retail Carnage

We are identifying which stocks to buy and which ones to avoid.

The Daily Dose: Too Much Unfounded Optimism

The Daily Dose: Too Much Unfounded Optimism

The lasting effects of the Great Recession are going unrecognized.

Staples downgraded at Goldman

What Went Wrong in IGT, Part 2

What Went Wrong in IGT, Part 2

In short, averaging down is one of the riskiest possible actions.

What Went Wrong in IGT, Part 1

What Went Wrong in IGT, Part 1

What can we learn from this failed trade?

The Daily Dose: Tough Target

The Daily Dose: Tough Target

A list of what's bad about the reeling retailer.

Is It Time for Investors to Consider Buying Groupon, Staples?

Is It Time for Investors to Consider Buying Groupon, Staples?

Groupon and Staples have been in the doldrums during the bull market run but Alan Knuckman says it may be time to consider buying these names as well as an old school play on a growing economy.

The Daily Dose: A Big, Sloppy Mess

The Daily Dose: A Big, Sloppy Mess

Retail earnings have generated a checklist of concerns.

Just Not Buying the 'End Is Near' Theory

Just Not Buying the 'End Is Near' Theory

Today's poor retail numbers were heavily influenced by weather or poor execution -- not a sluggish consumer.

The Retail Pain Continues

The continuing troubles at Staples bring up a larger point. By Ed Ponsi Staples (SPLS) is trading lower by about 10% after missing estimates on first-quarter earnings and lowering expectations for its second quarter. Same-store sales and traffic dec...

Smart Money Jumping to Green Energy

Smart Money Jumping to Green Energy

Using renewable energy clearly makes long-term financial sense.

2 Stock Analysts Get Into a Disturbing Video Battle on Amazon

2 Stock Analysts Get Into a Disturbing Video Battle on Amazon

From streaming content on the Kindle to same-day delivery of groceries if you inhabit certain markets, without question Amazon is on a 10-year path to change the world of retail and shipping.

Keep on the Hunt for Dividends

Keep on the Hunt for Dividends

Most retailers are good for an income trade.

3 Reasons Why Dick's Sporting Goods Isn't Dying

3 Reasons Why Dick's Sporting Goods Isn't Dying

The U.S. retail sector right now resembles a war zone but Dick's Sporting Goods is going against the grain and opening new, innovative stores.

The Daily Dose: 3 Things About Payrolls

The Daily Dose: 3 Things About Payrolls

There could be a spending splurge in the spring.

Conspicuously Weak Retail Earnings

Costco, Children's Place and Staples all missed the mark. Costco (COST), Children's Place (PLCE) and Staples (SPLS) are conspicuous earnings misses today. So we are likely to be up, up and away this morning! I am adding to shorts despite Mr. Market'...

Day Ahead: Futures on the Rise

Day Ahead: Futures on the Rise

Staples to shutter stores; Costco misses views.

Costco Disappoints, Staples Shutters Stores & Jim Cramer's Petrol Play

Costco Disappoints, Staples Shutters Stores & Jim Cramer's Petrol Play

Costco misses on both the top and bottom line and Staples says it will close more than 200 stores in order to cut costs.

Staples downgraded at B. Riley

Retail Remains a Tough Proposition

Retail Remains a Tough Proposition

Attractive names that sell at value prices are hard to find.

Staples Gets Clipped

Staples Gets Clipped

This looks like a fine short candidate, but wait for a rally to these levels.