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  1. A Very Merry Shopping Season IndeedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Weekly Standard

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  2. Forcefield Energy: Competitive Advantage, Blue Sky Opportunity Offer Investors Significant UpsideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Seeking Alpha

    The home run that all investors seek is that stock pick that pays multiple times your investment. Many of these winners are likely to come from the small and micro-cap universe, where a $100 million company can become a $1 billion company, or larger.

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  3. Blue Nile: Breaking Hearts - And Share ValueRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Seeking Alpha

    NILE's net income has dropped dramatically. At just $1.65 million, quarterly net income dropped 57%.

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  4. Deep Dive: Dollar Tree proves it's the king of discount storesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | MarketWatch

    ... . Half of these stocks have beaten the 12% return this year for the S&P 1500 Composite Index, but only Costco Wholesale Corp. These stocks also appear pricey compared with the forward price-to-earnings ratio of 14.2 for the index, based on aggregate ...

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  5. Is Costco A Worthy Investment?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Seeking Alpha

    Introduction This article analyzes the performance of Costco Wholesale Corporation , one of the world's largest retailers , in order to determine if the company's securities are a good investment. The company's strategic and financial prospects are also considered in order to arrive at a decision.

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  6. Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) - Financial and Strategic SWOT...Read the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | PR-inside.com

    Costco Wholesale Corporation - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the company's businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled by GlobalData to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the company's key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats.

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  7. Target Shares Surge On 30% Digital Growth And Improving U.S. OperationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Seeking Alpha

    Target is the third largest publicly traded discount retailer in the US based on its market cap of $43 billion. The only larger publicly traded discount retailers in the US are Wal-Mart and Costco which have market caps of $270 billion and $61 billion, respectively.

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  8. BJ's club Mastercard raises the bar on rewardsRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Retailing Today

    ... BJ's. Both cards also provide: BJ's Wholesale Club, founded in 1984, competes with much bigger rivals like Costco Wholesale and Sam's Club, a unit of Walmart. Sam's Club offers a Mastercard program that gives members the opportunity to earn 5% cash ...

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  9. How Costco Wholesale Leaped 13% in a Single MonthRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | The Motley Fool

    Rather than trying to squeeze every penny of available margin solely from the pricing of its goods, Costco has learned how to entice customers to buy annual memberships just to gain access to its stores, and it then offers even lower prices than its competitors in order to keep those customers coming back for more. The strategy has worked well over the long run, but in just the past month, Costco has drawn the attention of optimistic investors, sending its stock up 13% since mid-October.

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  10. Issaquah council approves modified B&O tax ratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Kent Reporter

    The Issaquah City Council approved new business and occupation tax rates at its regular meeting Monday night. The new rates were modified from those proposed by Mayor Fred Butler in October, eschewing a nearly double-rate increase on manufacturing/wholesale/retail businesses in favor of an across-the-board 50 percent increase on all applicable businesses.

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  11. A Deeper Dive Into Wal-Mart's Pros And ConsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Seeking Alpha

    The author looks at what Warren Buffett said in 1990 about the retailing behemoth, and if those remarks still apply. Wal-Mart operates in three segments and the author looks at two in this article: the Sam's Club segment and Wal-Mart US.

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  12. Five Star Bank to open branch at CityGateRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Rochester Business Journal

    ... mixed-use development projected to bring $200 million in investment to the city and create some 2,500 jobs. Costco Wholesale Corp. will anchor the site, which is being developed by Anthony J. Costello & Son Development LLC. The site also is to ...

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  13. Which Stores Are Closed on Thanksgiving?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | KCEN

    "As in past years, T.J.Maxx and Marshalls stores will be closed on Thanksgiving so our Associates can enjoy the holiday with family and friends," the discount retailer announced in a press release. "It's an important holiday in the U.S., and our employees work hard during the holiday season, and we believe they deserve the opportunity to spend Thanksgiving Day with their family and friends," Richard A. Galanti, executive vice president and chief financial officer at Costco Wholesale, told The New York Times.

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  14. Will YouTube's Subscription Music Service Be Profitable?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Benzinga

    How will this project fare against competitors such as Spotify and Pandora, and will users actually pay for YouTube content that has been free in the past? In October, Google began offering its Google Express delivery service for $10 per month. Customers of Google Express receive unlimited same-day or overnight delivery of products from retailers such as Costco Wholesale Corp , Walgreen Co and Staples Inc .

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  15. How Costco Plans to Blow Past $100 Billion in SalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | The Motley Fool

    In fiscal year 2014, its total revenue crossed $110 billion. Meat sales alone amounted to $5.9 billion.

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  16. UPDATE 2-Hearing aid maker Sonova posts lower profits after bold Costco dealRead the original story

    Monday Nov 17 | Reuters

    The world's largest maker of hearing aids Sonova posted disappointing first-half profits and a share buyback half the size of what was expected, worrying investors about its strategy of boosting market share by making deep discounts. The Staefa, Switzerland-based company's recent deal to sell high-end hearing aids at rock bottom prices via U.S. warehouse club Costco Wholesale Corp stepped up a price war in the fiercely competitive $15 billion market for hearing healthcare.

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  17. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Monday Nov 17 | Business Wire

    ... NAV PER SHARE A USD31.2130 NUMBER OF SHARES IN ISSUE A 2,621,709 CODE A )--Fitch Ratings has affirmed Costco Wholesale Corporation's (Costco) Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at 'A+' and revised the Rating Outlook to Positive from Stable. Costco had $... ...

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  18. Fitch Affirms Costco's IDR at 'A+'; Outlook Revised to PositiveRead the original story

    Monday Nov 17 | Business Wire

    Fitch Ratings has affirmed Costco Wholesale Corporation's Issuer Default Rating at 'A+' and revised the Rating Outlook to Positive from Stable. Costco had $5.3 billion of debt outstanding at Aug. 31, 2014.

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  19. Food and Staples Retailing Stocks Technical Coverage - Costco...Read the original story

    Monday Nov 17 | Sys-Con Media

    Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: Costco Wholesale Corporation , The Kroger Company , SUPERVALU Inc. , Safeway Inc. , and Sprouts Farmers Market Inc. . Free research on these five companies can be accessed at: http://investor-edge.com/register , ended on a mixed note as the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished at 17,634.74, down 0.10% and the NASDAQ Composite closed at 4,688.54, up 0.18%.

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  20. University Village: prosperous propertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | Colorado Springs Business Journal

    Five years have passed since part of a fledgling urban renewal project in north-central Colorado Springs began a journey to become a shopping and dining mecca. In those five years, University Village Colorado - an 80-acre property once peppered with derelict motels and blight - has become a major source of both employment and tax revenue.

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