Sick of losing out to customers who research prices and then buy online, one retailer takes a drastic measure.
Stymied in his attempt to buy the electronics retailer, he's becoming chairman emeritus just as Wall Street is getting optimistic.
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Novo Nordisk is downgraded to 'underweight,' and Verizon is upgraded to 'buy.'
Best Buy is upgraded to 'outperform,' and Akamai is initiated with a 'buy.'
Shoppers may be more active after they get their refunds.
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In this economy, you'd think these retailers would be racking up the sales. That's not the case.
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