Long-term investors should focus on high-quality companies with long histories of dividend increases.
TJ Max, Saks and seven others report earnings, some following multi-year stock highs.
In the battle for cost-conscious consumers, it's looking more attractive to Wall Street than giant competitor Wal-Mart.
US markets are set to open on a higher note ahead of consumer sentiment data.
Stocks are virtually unchanged following a deluge of domestic economic data this morning.
Warren Buffett adds to his 'big four' as his company takes new stakes in CB&I and Liberty Media.
It keeps blaming disappointing results on things like delayed tax refunds, even though its rivals are doing better despite the same headwinds.
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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.
Homeowners associations ban them and environmentalists love them. All that aside, though, a clothesline saves you money.
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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