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  1. Winner In Costco-Amex Divorce Seems Pretty Obvious: CostcoRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Seeking Alpha

    Over the last week since the Costco American Express divorce has been announced, its new relationships with Visa and Citigroup have been announced, and the market reaction has been interesting to watch. Citigroup shot up nearly 4%.

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  2. Procter & Gamble: A Few Reasons Why This Dividend Champ Is Worth HoldingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Procter & Gamble s is a solid long-term hold due to its 3% yield and long history of dividend growth. A few weeks ago, Procter & Gamble made a fairly strong presentation to a group of analysts at the Consumer Analyst Group of New York conference.

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  3. Can AT&T Save Your Retirement Portfolio?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    With the stock market continuing its rise, the dividend yields on many stocks are down. This combined with the continued low interest rate environment is putting major stress on those who want enough income in retirement so that they never run out of money.

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  4. Pro-charter LAUSD incumbents Tamar Galatzan, Richard Vladovic hold early leadsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | LA Daily News

    A pair of Los Angeles Unified school board incumbents who support charter schools held leads in Tuesday's primary, according to early results. With the help of campaign spending from pro-charter groups, incumbent Tamar Galatzan led by a large margin in her bid for a third term representing the western San Fernando Valley.

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  5. Target to Cut Thousands of Jobs, Slash Costs by $2 BillionRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | News Max

    U.S. retailer Target Corp., which has been battling back after a massive data breach and sluggish performance, on Tuesday said it will eliminate several thousand jobs, mainly from headquarters locations in the United States and India, as it aims to cut $2 billion in costs over two years. The cost-cutting forms a key plank of a revival plan outlined by Chief Executive Officer Brian Cornell, who has sought to narrow the retailer's focus to a handful of product lines where Target believes it has an edge on quality and price while also investing to catch up with rivals online.

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  6. Bazaarvoice narrows Q3 losses, boosts revenue year-over-yearRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Bazaarvoice Inc. provides online ratings and reviews to enterprise customers. The company said Tuesday it narrowed its third-quarter losses.

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  7. Five Indian women on Forbes billionaire listRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw, the founder of Biocon, India's largest publicly traded biopharma firm which she built from a garage startup into a maker of drugs for diseases such as cancer and diabetes was placed at the 1,741 rank with a fortune of $1 billion. Photo - file New York: Five Indian women have made it to the Forbes list of the world's billionaires that saw a record number of women this year, although they still account for just about 11 per cent of the total.

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  8. The Supply Side: Wal-Mart suppliers face tight talent capacity amid steady growthRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The City Wire

    Editor's note: The Supply Side section of The City Wire focuses on the companies, organizations, issues and individuals engaged in providing products and services to retailers. The Supply Side is managed by The City Wire and sponsored by Propak Logistics.

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  9. The Perils Of Bundled RiskRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Since the 1980's, the American financial and monetary establishment has gotten better and better at bundling risk. This bundling can be a boon, but sometimes leads to catastrophe.

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  10. Target announces 'several thousand' job cuts amid restructuringRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Finance and Commerce

    Target Corp. forecast profit for the current year that topped most analysts' estimates as Chief Executive Officer Brian Cornell laid out plans to improve the retailer's merchandise and trim costs through job cuts. Target aims to eliminate $2 billion in costs in the next two years, including about $500 million in the current year, executives said.

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  11. Sprouts shows off at Bank of America Merrill Lynch retail conferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Sprouts Farmers Market Inc. executives took questions Tuesday morning at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2015 Consumer & Retail Conference in New York City.

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  12. Target Profit Forecast Tops EstimatesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    Brian Cornell, a former PepsiCo Inc. and Wal-Mart Stores Inc. executive, took over at Target in August with the retailer at a crossroads. Photographer: Beth Hall/Bloomberg -- Target Corp. forecast profit for the current year that topped most analysts' estimates as Chief Executive Officer Brian Cornell laid out plans to improve the retailer's merchandise and cut costs.

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  13. Retail ETFs Hitting 52-Week Highs On Solid Q4 EarningsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    The retail sector has been riding higher, outperforming the S&P 500 index on encouraging Q4 earnings. This is especially true as retail stocks gained an average of 2.85% versus the 0.77% gain for the broader index in response to earnings announcements, as per the Zacks Earnings Trend .

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  14. Notes On CarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seeking Alpha

    Apple , we are told, is working on cars, and there's enough smoke that some fire somewhere seems likely. Apple has enough cash to do this, if it wants, and this prompts all sorts of investing questions.

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  15. When shareholders want to talk about pay equality, but companies dona tRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Walmart employees stock the shelves at a Walmart store on February 19, 2015 in Miami, Florida. Across the country, conversations about the gender pay gap are gaining prominence.

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  16. Charter group outspends teachers union in schools election, newspaper reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    Randi Weingarten, president of the American Federation of Teachers, speaks during a public education rally at the state Capitol on Monday, Jan. 12, 2015, in Albany, N.Y. The United Teachers of Los Angeles, which affiliates with Weingarten's group, is being outspent in the Los Angeles Unified School Board election. The California Charter School Association has gotten deeply involved in the race.

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  17. Farmland Documentary Now Available at Walmart StoresRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Neighbors

    Academy Award-winning filmmaker James Moll's feature-length documentary, FARMLAND , is now available on DVD at select Walmart locations and Walmart.com. This provides another opportunity for viewers to experience the film, which offers a firsthand glimpse inside the world of farming by showcasing six young farmers and ranchers in their 20s.

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  18. Time To Reevaluate Wal-MartRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    I last wrote about Wal-Mart a few weeks ago , arguing that it was too early to buy the huge retailer just because it announced pay hikes that will eventually bring wages to $10/hour. It will take time for this to show a benefit, I argued.

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  19. Amazon could be first U.S. retailer shipping to CubaRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | The City Wire

    While there is plenty of speculation that Wal-Mart executives in Bentonville are angling for a Cuban retail connection, Reuters reports Amazon.com has laid the groundwork to ship packages there. A "ship to Cuba" button was seen on Monday on Amazon's website by Reuters correspondents in Havana.

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  20. How A $50,000 Lawsuit Created A $100 Million Buying OpportunityRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Let's begin with an overview of TCP International Holdings Ltd. since the company is not very well known. From the latest 10-Q TCPI describes itself as follows: "TCP International Holdings Ltd. , together with its subsidiaries, designs, develops, manufactures and delivers high quality energy-efficient lamps, fixtures and internet-based lighting control solutions.

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