Month: February 2018

Earlier Wednesday, Dick’s Sporting Goods also said it will no longer sell guns to anyone under 21 and that it will no longer carry high-capacity magazines. These announcements come after a gunman wielding an AR-15 semi-automatic rifle killed 17 students at a Florida high school earlier this month. On Wednesday, President Donald Trump met with
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Salesforce stock rose 2 percent shortly after the company reported better-than-expected earnings for the fourth quarter of its 2018 fiscal year, which ended on Jan. 31, after the bell on Wednesday. Here’s how the company did: Earnings: Excluding certain items, 35 cents in earnings per share vs. 33 cents as expected by analysts, according to
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Off-price apparel retailer TJX on Wednesday beat analysts’ estimates forholiday-quarter same-store sales as discounts drew more shoppers to its Marmaxx and TJX Canada stores, sending its shares to a record high. The company’s shares rose as much as 8.6 percent to $83.95 in early trading. TJX, which has succeeded in bucking the larger slowdown in
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However, for many people with hefty state and local tax bills, the new federal tax law gives municipal bonds some appeal. The new law caps the state and local tax deduction that can be claimed on federal returns at $10,000. For many households, that cap will outweigh any potential benefits from other changes in the
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Sherwin-Williams is deepening a decades-old relationship with Lowe’s, making it the only nationwide home center to offer Sherwin’s popular brands including Minwax, Cabot and Thompson’s Water Seal. Sherwin-Williams will continue to operate its own stores. On the day the deal was announced, Lowe’s also reported quarterly earnings that fell short as profit margins were squeezed.
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Two weeks ago, the embattled Weinstein Company looked like it had finally found a way forward. An investor group had emerged with a plan to buy 90 percent of the studio’s assets, including rights to “Project Runway” and a 277-film library. The new company would be primarily led by women. For the Weinstein Company, crippled
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