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  1. Home Depot adds Cyber Week in ploy to turn spring into ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Herald

    The world's largest home-improvement retailer has been attempting to transform the season -- its biggest selling period of the year -- into a promotional event on par with the holiday shopping blitz that preoccupies the rest of the retail world. The YGS Group provides digital and printed reprint services for Daily Herald.


  2. Tesla moves beyond cars and into home, utility batteriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Herald

    Tesla Motors is signing up big customers like Wal-Mart and Cargill, accelerating efforts to become a leader in energy storage -- a new market that's poised to boost sales and profit at the electric vehicle pioneer. Next week, Telsa will make a deeper push beyond the car business when it unveils batteries for homes and utilities.


  3. Infosys expects revenue in this financial year to rise to 12 percentRead the original story

    Yesterday | Newkerala.com

    Infosys CEO, Vishal Sikka, has said that the software company expects revenue in this financial year to rise as much as 12 percent, after posting fourth-quarter profit that slightly missed analyst estimates. Sikka said Infosys would buy Kallidus Inc and an affiliate, which provide digital services such as mobile commerce for retail clients, for $120 million.


  4. Infosys bets on new services to push sales to $20 billion by 2020Read the original story

    Friday | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    Infosys Ltd, India's second-largest software services exporter, on Friday posted quarterly net profit that lagged most analyst expectations, dampening hopes of a quick turnaround after top management changes. Bengaluru-based Infosys, once seen as the bellwether of India's $150 billion IT services industry, has in recent years struggled to innovate and retain market share due to a staff exodus that also impacted its ability to win lucrative deals.


  5. Dollar Stores Have A Serious ProblemRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Seeking Alpha

    The nation's two biggest operators of dollar or standalone small-box discount stores, Dollar Tree Stores and Dollar General , seem to have serious operational problems at some of their outlets that are not being addressed. These problems are of the variety that could drive customers elsewhere, generate labor disputes and lead to regulatory action, recent news articles indicate.


  6. WND's Chumley Tries To Link Walmart to Jade Helm Conspiracy TheoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | ConWebBlog

    You can't deny that WorldNetDaily loves its conspiracy theories. We see that again in an April 20 WND article by Cheryl Chumley: Jade Helm 15 is set to kick off in seven states this summer, sending Special Operations forces from all four main branches of the military onto civilian soil to conduct hostile take-over training and civil-rights advocates are sounding the alarms.


  7. Wal-Mart A Guinea Pig For Tesla BatteriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Benzinga

    Tesla Motors Inc. is set to unveil a new line of batteries designed to be used in businesses and private homes, but it appears that Wal-Mart Corp had a sneak preview of the company's highly anticipated offering. Bloomberg reported that the batteries have already been powering about a dozen Wal-Mart stores across the US as part of a testing program.


  8. China to bring in tougher food safety regulationsRead the original story

    Friday | Reuters

    China's top legislative body has voted through amendments to its food safety law that will see tougher punishments for violations and tighter regulation of infant milk formula and online shopping, the official Xinhua news agency said on Friday. Beijing is trying to shake off a reputation for food safety scandals, which have ranged from donkey meat tainted with fox DNA to milk contaminated with industrial chemical melamine that killed at least six infants in 2008.


  9. Start by looking at the price-to-earnings ratios and the dividends paid.Read the original story

    Friday | TheStreet.com

    NEW YORK -- Paying up for shares that have already made big moves can be tempting. Short-term traders prefer stocks in uptrends, as they have positive momentum.


  10. Retail Stocks Flash Bearish Signal on Oil, U.S. Spending PauseRead the original story

    Friday | Bloomberg

    Retail stocks are trailing the broader market as the plunge in oil prices shows signs of coming to an end. The SPDR Standard & Poor's Retail Exchange-Traded Fund -- made up of more than 100 companies including Wal-Mart Stores Inc. and Amazon.com Inc. -- has fallen 0.4 percentage point since April 2, while the SPDR S&P 500 ETF has risen 2.3 percentage points -- see chart.


  11. Wal-Mart to focus on food - upstreaming' agendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The City Wire

    Fresh is an important word at Wal-Mart Stores these days as the retail giant's U.S. CEO Greg Foran believes the retailer can and will do a better job in this segment of the grocery space. Foran recently said "fresh" is not all he's focused on but it's definitely being addressed.


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

    Thursday | Business Wire

    Capmark Financial Group Inc. to Announce Preliminary Unaudited Consolidated Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014 Earnings Results on April 28, 2015 )--Capmark Financial Group Inc. will announce preliminary unaudited consolidated financial results that include its wholly-owned subsidiary, Bluestem Bran... )--The Flinn Foundation in Phoenix has awarded the highly competitive, merit-based 2015 Flinn Scholarship to 21 Arizona high-school seniors to attend an Arizona public univer... )--First Virginia Community Bank , the Virginia chartered community bank, continues its trend of record growth, marking the 21st consecutive profitable quarter... )--Orion Engineered Carbons S.A. , a worldwide supplier of specialty and high-performance Carbon Black, today announced that the Comp... Regions Financial Corporation Increases Quarterly Common Stock Dividend to $0.06 Per Share and Announces $875 Million ... (more)


  13. Consciously Sidelining OurselvesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | RedState

    Though Walmart remains fixed in the American conscience as Sam Walton's business, it is less and less that. Walton was folksy and relatable to the Americans who shopped at Walmart.


  14. Exec pay at Walmart not as high as it could have beenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Retailing Today

    Walmart increased hourly pay for employees earlier this year but top executives didn't earn as much as they could have after the company came up short on key metrics. Walmart's six top executives whose compensation is disclosed in the proxy statement still received total compensation packages that sound like lotto jackpots.


  15. Wal-Mart CEO Doug McMillon Gets $19.4M Pay PackageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | ArkansasBusiness.com

    Wal-Mart Stores Inc. President and CEO C. Douglas McMillon saw his total compensation fall 24.2 percent to $19.4 million for the fiscal year that ended Jan. 31 compared with the previous year.


  16. Wal-Mart's CEO pay falls 24 percent for 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | KPIC

    Unimpressive results at Wal-Mart Stores Inc. are hurting pay for its top executives. Wal-Mart's CEO Doug McMillon, who took over the top job at the world's largest retailer in February 2014, received a compensation package worth $19.06 million in the fiscal year ended Jan. 31, 2015, according to an Associated Press analysis of a regulatory filing late Wednesday.


  17. SolarCity - Cracking The Code Of Commercial SolarRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Seeking Alpha

    While SolarCity has traditionally had a harder time breaking into the commercial solar markets, the company is finally making some major progress in this area. SolarCity's recently activated $1B commercial solar fund with Credit Suisse highlights SolarCity's serious intentions in this promising solar segment.


  18. Dow 30 Earnings: Procter & Gamble Third Quarter Fiscal 2015Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Value Line

    Consumer goods conglomerate Procter & Gamble posted lackluster fiscal third-quarter results largely in line with expectations. During the March period, earnings slipped nearly 10%, to $0.92 a share , and revenues fell 10%, year to year.


  19. Wal-Mart annual report points to sustainability progressRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Chain Store Age

    Global responsibility and sustainability continue to be priorities for Wal-Mart Stores Inc. The company filed its proxy statement ahead of its June 5 annual shareholders meeting, and also issued its annual report, and the 2015 Global Responsibility Report and Global Compliance Program Report. The Global Responsibility Report outlined social and environmental work over the past year.


  20. Bonuses for Wal-Mart top execs now tied to sales growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Chain Store Age

    As the world's largest retailer has been challenged to grow sales, the Wal-Mart Stores Inc. revealed in its proxy statement filed with security regulators that executive cash bonuses are now being tied to sales performance in addition to operating income in the fiscal year. According to a Wall Street Journal report, in a regulatory filing last year, the company said it planned to add a sales-related performance measures to part of the cash payment portion of salary "to emphasize the importance of sales growth as a priority for our company."