The chain blanketed the country with its giant locations. Now it makes more sense to focus on e-commerce.
Now is the winter of discontent for both the US economy and companies in several industries, as many profit forecasts have been revised downward. What will spring bring?
There are plenty of quarterly reports on deck. Here's what to expect from some of the biggest names.
DreamWorks is downgraded to 'neutral,' and Splunk is initiated with a 'neutral.'
Lockheed Martin is downgraded to 'sector perform,' and Transocean is upgraded to 'outperform.'
As the lazy days of summer come to a close, these companies could get a boost.
Baidu is upgraded to 'overweight,' and Angie's List is downgraded to 'outperform.'
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As the market wades through what many people hope is a sixth bull year, some have grown nervous about how long the run can go.
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Breaking up big banks is an untested solution to the too big to fail problem that attempts to isolate and dismantle large, troubled institutions while protecting the rest of the economy.
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In a tax case, a US judge ruled that the agency's published guidelines don't hold up in court.
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