It's not just Amazon the electronic retailer has to fear. It's the countless rivals -- online and on the street.
Stocks are higher as Americans head to the polls.
The country's largest retail chain is ditching Amazon's tablets, the latest sally in an ongoing battle between traditional big-box retailers and their online rivals.
Starboard's stake in the big-box retailer is useful only to traders, not long-term value investors.
Stocks are higher as Thursday's Fed-sparked rally continues.
Stocks are higher as investors anxiously await the European Central Bank meeting Thursday and the Fed's meeting next week.
The shipper will likely rebound later in the year if consumer confidence continues to rise.
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