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Category: Retail & Wholesale


Industries, Retail & Wholesale

These 7 global companies have the best chance to survive the retail apocalypse, Credit Suisse says

June 15, 2018

Via: Business Insider

It’s Amazon‘s world, and the rest of the retail industry is just living in it. Or at least that’s how it seems these days. But Credit Suisse isn’t ready to give up hope. The firm recently ran an analysis to […]


Finance Tech, Industries, Retail & Wholesale, Trading

Meet the most hated stocks in the market today: Consumer staples

May 22, 2018

Via: CNBC

Just how contrarian are you? How to know when the onrushing herd has it right? When following Warren Buffett’s credo to be greedy when others are fearful, where’s the line between brave and foolhardy? These are the self-directed questions of […]


Industries, Retail & Wholesale

Walmart U.S. Sales Beat Forecasts as E-Commerce Sales Get Back on Track

May 17, 2018

Via: Fortune

It looks like Walmart’s (WMT, +3.74%) tepid e-commerce growth over the holiday season may have been a blip after all. The mass merchandise retailer said on Thursday that U.S. online sales had risen 33% in the first fiscal quarter of […]


Industries, Retail & Wholesale

Amazon teams with CoinStar, expands program that lets users pay with cash

May 16, 2018

Via: USA TODAY

Internet retail has been largely for people who pay with credit or debit cards. Few, if any, websites offer “cash on delivery” options which were common with late-night TV product offers in the 1980s and few offer any option to […]


Industries, Retail & Wholesale

Macy’s earnings: Shares are rising but same-store sales are not

May 14, 2018

Via: Market Watch

Morgan Stanley downgraded Macy’s Corp. last week on concerns about same-store sales in a note that came just ahead of first-quarter results, that are scheduled for Wednesday. Macy’s M, +0.20% stock is up nearly 27% for the past year, but […]


Industries, Retail & Wholesale

Why Amazon could be the next black swan for the market

May 8, 2018

Via: CNBC

Amazon appears untouchable. It’s rallied 37 percent this year, outperforming the market nearly fourfold. And a stunning quarter, reported last month, prompted nearly two dozen firms to up their price targets on the e-commerce giant; a handful of those newly […]


Industries, Retail & Wholesale

Wall Street raises the bar for Amazon after blowout quarter, but some aren’t buying the hype

April 30, 2018

Via: CNBC

Analysts rushed to revise their price targets on Amazon following a stunning quarter, and many now see a clear shot to a $1 trillion market cap. Count Piper Jaffray’s Craig Johnson out. His charts have made him more cautious than […]


Industries, Retail & Wholesale

Don’t be fooled by retail’s market resurgence — one Wall Street firm explains why the worst is yet to come for brick-and-mortar stocks

April 24, 2018

Via: Business Insider

2018 has been kind to retail stocks — at least for the most part. Sure, companies like Sears are still figuring out out how to grapple with increasingly difficult industry conditions. But even then, those restructuring efforts have proven to […]


Industries, News, Retail & Wholesale

President Trump’s Post Office Scam Feud With Amazon Just Got Hotter

April 13, 2018

Via: Fortune

President Donald Trump ordered the creation of a task force to review business practices at the United States Postal Service, a move that could affect one of the president’s favorite corporate targets: Amazon (AMZN, +0.98%). “The USPS is on an […]


Industries, Retail & Wholesale

Amazon slides after Trump says he’ll take a ‘very serious look’ at policy changes related to the company (AMZN)

April 6, 2018

Via: Business Insider

Shares of Amazon were sliding Friday morning, down 1.66% ahead of the opening bell, after President Donald Trump unleashed another attack at the company. Those losses are a bit larger than the tech-heavy Nasdaq 100’s 1.2% drop that’s expected at […]