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Will Aeropostale's (ARO) Pro Customer Efforts Narrow Q2 Loss? - Analyst Blog

We expect teen apparel retailer, Aeropostale, Inc. ( ARO ) to beat expectations when it reports second quarter fiscal 2014 results on Aug 21. In the last quarter, it posted a positive surprise of... Read >>

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Eurozone Recovery Stalls in Q2: 3 Stocks to Sell Now - Analyst Blog

Hopes of economic recovery in Europe received another jolt last week. The Eurozone, the 18 nation bloc that comprises some of the behemoths, saw its second quarter GDP growth stagnating. This... Read >>

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DICK'S Sporting Beats Q2 Earnings as Initiatives Pay Off - Analyst Blog

After starting fiscal 2014 on a soft note, DICK'S Sporting Goods Inc. ( DKS ) is returning on the growth trajectory with successful implementation of its restructuring initiatives, as evident from... Read >>

Martin Tillier

Market Slang, The Dead Cat Bounce & Why Aeropostale (ARO) Is One

Dealing rooms are full of jargon and slang. Foreign exchange, which is where I started, has more than most. That is probably because it is, or at least was for many years, dominated by London... Read >>

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BHP Billiton FY14 Earnings Improve Y/Y, to Demerge Assets - Analyst Blog

BHP Billiton Limited ( BHP ) reported impressive results for fiscal year 2014 (ended Jun 30). The company's net income grew 18.8% year over year with earnings coming in at $5.18 per American... Read >>

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PetSmart Posts Robust Q2 Earnings, Plans to Acquire Pet360 - Analyst Blog

Despite the prevalence of macroeconomic headwinds in the retail environment, PetSmart, Inc. 's ( PETM ) second quarter 2014 quarterly earnings of 98 cents per share rose 10.1% year over year and... Read >>

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Waste Management Hits 52-Week High with Wheelabrator Sale - Analyst Blog

Shares of Waste Management, Inc. ( WM ) scaled a 52 week high of $46.43 during yesterday's trading session, before closing a notch lower at $46.33. This translates to a modest one year return of... Read >>

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Lowe's Q2 Earnings Surge as Home Improvement Spending Rise - Analyst Blog

Driven by rise in home improvement spending owing to the strengthening job and income scenario, Lowe's Companies Inc . ( LOW ) posted strong results for the second quarter of fiscal 2014 wherein... Read >>

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Will Dollar Tree (DLTR) Beat Earnings this Quarter? - Analyst Blog

We expect the operator of discount variety stores Dollar Tree Inc. ( DLTR ) to beat expectations when it reports second quarter 2014 results on Aug 21.Why a Likely Positive Surprise? Our proven... Read >>

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As Oil Prices Drop, Canadian Oil Sands May Be Wasted Investment

By Andy Tully for Oilprice.com A new study says the recent increase in global oil production and the ensuing drop in price may threaten the profits of energy companies that have invested in... Read >>