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Yelp Inc. (NYSE:YELP) Analyst Stock Target Update - Aiken Advocate

Yelp Inc. (NYSE:YELP) Analyst Stock Target UpdateAiken AdvocateSell-side equity research analysts have handed shares of Yelp Inc. (NYSE:YELP) a short term price target of $42.391. Based on the 23 firms providing predictions, this is the mean, or consensus number according to Zacks Research. Investment analysts ...and more »

Jet's Hipster Shoppers Get a Taste of Wal-Mart In-House Brands - BloombergQuint

Jet's Hipster Shoppers Get a Taste of Wal-Mart In-House BrandsBloombergQuint(Bloomberg) -- The brand-conscious millennial shoppers who form the core of Jet.com's customer base might find something unusual on the site this month: stodgy-yet-reliable store brands from Jet's new owner, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. Jet.com has started ...and more »

TSX, Wall Street close at new record highs led by financials, energy and retail - Financial Post;

TSX, Wall Street close at new record highs led by financials, energy and retail - Financial Post

Financial PostTSX, Wall Street close at new record highs led by financials, energy and retailFinancial PostAssociated PressOil prices, banks, Walmart — you name it and it's driving stocks higher today — everything that is, except gold. Twitter · Google+ · LinkedIn · Email · Typo? More. Comments · Tumblr · Pinterest · Reddit · Digg · FarkIt · StumbleUpon ...and more »

US shares hit new record after lift from giant stores: Stock market on track for eight consecutive days of gains - This is Money;

US shares hit new record after lift from giant stores: Stock market on track for eight consecutive days of gains - This is Money

This is MoneyUS shares hit new record after lift from giant stores: Stock market on track for eight consecutive days of gainsThis is MoneyThe US stock market yesterday surged to a record high as strong retail results pushed it higher. The Dow Jones passed 20,757 as it opened, putting the stock market on track for an eighth consecutive day of gains for the first time since 2013. Grocery ...and more »

Why Walmart is soaring while Macy's flounders - USA TODAY;

Why Walmart is soaring while Macy's flounders - USA TODAY

USA TODAYWhy Walmart is soaring while Macy's floundersUSA TODAYThe latest financial results from chain-store giants Walmart and Macy's painted a stark picture Tuesday of how one retailer is finding its way through a retail landscape increasingly dominated by e-commerce giant Amazon, while the other struggles to ...and more »

CANADA STOCKS-TSX adds to record high; led by energy, Restaurant Brands - Reuters

CANADA STOCKS-TSX adds to record high; led by energy, Restaurant BrandsReutersTORONTO, Feb 21 Canada's main stock index closed at a record high on Tuesday, with energy shares leading broad-based gains as oil prices climbed, while Restaurant Brands International Inc jumped more than 7 percent after it announced an acquisition.and more »

Not All Big Box Stores Are Dead: Wal-Mart, Home Depot Buck Shopping Slump - Wall Street Journal (subscription)

Not All Big Box Stores Are Dead: Wal-Mart, Home Depot Buck Shopping SlumpWall Street Journal (subscription)Wal-Mart Stores Inc. and Home Depot Inc. on Tuesday showed they can still find ways to entice shoppers to their physical stores, despite a continuing consumer shift toward online buying. Both big box retailers reported strong sales over the holiday ...and more »

Wal-Mart helps Wall Street's record-setting rally march on - TODAYonline

Wal-Mart helps Wall Street's record-setting rally march onTODAYonlineU.S. stocks rose to fresh record highs on Tuesday, boosted by strong earnings reports from Wal-Mart and Home Depot and continued optimism about the economic agenda of President Donald Trump. Wal-Mart's <WMT.N> shares were the top gainer in the ...and more »

Stock Market Roundup, Feb. 21: VZ Nabs YHOO For Cheap, WMT & HD Gain - Zacks.com

Stock Market Roundup, Feb. 21: VZ Nabs YHOO For Cheap, WMT & HD GainZacks.comAfter the long weekend, investors returned to the market in a buying mood on Tuesday. Stocks gained in the morning on the back of several positive reports from the retail sector, which included earnings beats from Wal-Mart and Home Depot, and that ...and more »

Wal-Mart keeps working to make inroads against Amazon - Minneapolis Star Tribune;

Wal-Mart keeps working to make inroads against Amazon - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Minneapolis Star TribuneWal-Mart keeps working to make inroads against AmazonMinneapolis Star TribuneMel Evans, AP Wal-Mart said its latest profit was hurt in part by higher spending on its digital business. Text size. comment. share. tweet. email. Print. more. Share on: Share on LinkedIn Share on Google+ Share on Pinterest. Copy shortlink: Purchase ...and more »

Wal-Mart reports earnings down, but online sales surge - Times Record;

Wal-Mart reports earnings down, but online sales surge - Times Record

Times RecordWal-Mart reports earnings down, but online sales surgeTimes RecordNEW YORK — Wal-Mart drew more shoppers to its namesake stores in the United States and its e-commerce sales soared, signs that its efforts to lower prices and improve web services are helping it compete better against online leader Amazon.and more »

Market Trend - Investor's Business Daily;

Market Trend - Investor's Business Daily

Investor's Business DailyMarket TrendInvestor's Business DailyU.S. stock indexes rose moderately Tuesday afternoon, as the market headed toward the day's final hour of trade. The Nasdaq added 0.3%, while the S&P 500 and the Dow Jones industrial average each spurted 0.5% higher. The small-cap Russell 2000 ...and more »

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) Analyst Estimates - The Independent Republic

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) Analyst EstimatesThe Independent RepublicWal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) stock is presently standing at about $69.37 and lots of equity research firms seem to have a target price set on the stock. The median one-year price target of 29 analysts covering the company is $73.00, which suggests ...and more »

Wal-Mart Is Up Over 3% On 4th Quarter Earnings (This Is Why) - ValueWalk

Wal-Mart Is Up Over 3% On 4th Quarter Earnings (This Is Why)ValueWalkWal-Mart (WMT) shares are up over 3% thanks to better-than-expected 4th quarter results. Highlights from the quarter are listed below: Constant-currency revenue growth of 3.0%; U.S. Comparable store sales growth of 1.8%; E-commerce gross margin value ...and more »

Retail Earnings Roundup: WMT, M, HD Soar After Impressive Reports - Yahoo Finance

Retail Earnings Roundup: WMT, M, HD Soar After Impressive ReportsYahoo FinanceAfter a spree of disappointing holiday sales announcements, investors have been less-than-excited about a tepid retail industry that has continued to struggle in the face of changing consumer behavior. However, solid fourth-quarter reports from Wal ...and more »

Consumer Sector Update for 02/21/2017: CRMT,LL,ENT,WMT,HD - Nasdaq

Consumer Sector Update for 02/21/2017: CRMT,LL,ENT,WMT,HDNasdaqConsumer stocks were broadly higher, supported by higher-than-expected financial results for several "big box" retailers including Walmart ( WMT ) and Home Depot ( HD ). At last look, shares of consumer staples companies in the S&P 500 were jumping out ...and more »

News - Investor's Business Daily;

News - Investor's Business Daily

Investor's Business DailyNewsInvestor's Business DailyWal-Mart's (WMT) fourth-quarter earnings and U.S. same-store sales beat forecasts Tuesday as online sales jumped, and its guidance for full-year revenue growth exceeded Wall Street estimates. The retail giant's earnings per share dropped 13% to $1.30, ...and more »

Move over, Amazon: Here comes Walmart - CNNMoney;

Move over, Amazon: Here comes Walmart - CNNMoney

CNNMoneyMove over, Amazon: Here comes WalmartCNNMoneyWalmart reported its latest results Tuesday: Earnings topped forecasts, while overall sales missed estimates slightly. The surprising news was that Walmart's e-commerce revenue in the United States rose 29% from a year ago. That compares with a 22% ...and more »

Wal-Mart shares up more than 3%: Q4 earnings beat estimates - Investing.com;

Wal-Mart shares up more than 3%: Q4 earnings beat estimates - Investing.com

Investing.comWal-Mart shares up more than 3%: Q4 earnings beat estimatesInvesting.comInvesting.com - Wall-Mart shares soared more than 3% in mid-session U.S. trade on Tuesday, after the retail giant reported a fiscal fourth-quarter (Q4) earnings per share (EPS) of $1.30, which topped Wall Street estimates of $1.29. A surge in Wall-Mart ...and more »

Tax Refund Delays Give Walmart Slow Start to 2017 - Yahoo Finance;

Tax Refund Delays Give Walmart Slow Start to 2017 - Yahoo Finance

Yahoo FinanceTax Refund Delays Give Walmart Slow Start to 2017Yahoo FinanceYour tax refund may come later than usual this year thanks to Uncle Sam -- and that has some Walmart (NYSE:WMT) shoppers on the sidelines. “The year started slower than anticipated,” said Walmart Chief Financial Officer Brett Biggs on Tuesday when ...and more »