Troubles in Europe are not confined to one country and according to a report, France is a ticking 'time bomb.'
From Costco on one end to Dollar Tree on the other, there's no shortage of rivals looking to take the retailing giant's business.
Although manufacturing partners will still build most Windows machines, the company appears ready to expand its own hardware line.
The company may have better luck subleasing real estate at its locations than it does selling its wares.
Earnings growth is modest at best as companies have struggled to show rising revenue. The dollar is a big part of the problem. So is economic weakness in Europe and China.
Stocks are lower again as disappointing guidance from the world's largest retailer weighed on the Dow and sentiment in general.
Bribery investigations and lackluster sales dog the world's largest retailer.
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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.
Some workers lose up to a quarter of their paychecks paying off old debt from credit cards, medical bills and student loans, as well as child support.
Six weeks later, most Americans have forgotten about the 2014 tax season -- except those who didn't file by the April 15 deadline.
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