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Wal-Mart Lays Off 450 Employees but What Do Hedge Funds Think about the Stock?

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) announced it will lay off 450 employees on Friday. The layoffs will occur at the retail behemoth’s headquarters......(read more)
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Warren Buffett’s Stock Picks Suffered The Same Fate As Everyone Else’s In Q3

Not even the stock picks of legendary investor Warren Buffett of Berkshire Hathaway could deliver positive returns in the third quarter, one which saw......(read more)

5 Best Supermarket Stocks To Buy

Over the past 12 months the Discount Stores industry has posted average gains of 14.12%. Smart money managers have been able to capture a fair chunk of......(read more)
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Target Fires Holiday Salvo At These Retailers But Hedge Funds Like The Competition More

Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) has launched another salvo in its continuing battle with other retail giants, including Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT),......(read more)
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Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) Is For The Long-Term Investor

The year 2015 has been a rough one for Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) investors. Year to date the company’s stock price has fallen by nearly 30%.......(read more)
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The 10 Most Recession-Proof Dividend Aristocrats

Investors are panicking. The stock market is in free-fall. Now is a good time to insulate your portfolio against the worst effects of recessions. Unfortunately......(read more)
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Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) Is the Ideal Stock for the Next Recession

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) is the largest discount retailer in the world. The company has generated $485.6 billion in sales over the last 12 months......(read more)

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) Starts Tuesday in Red Whereas Home Depot Inc (HD) Shines after Quarterly Results

The stock of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) lost 3% after the retailer announced lower-than-expected earnings for the second quarter of fiscal 2016......(read more)
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Stock Showdown: Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) Vs. Target Corporation (TGT) – Which Is The Better Retail Stock?

For our latest stock showdown, we turn our attention to the retail industry and pit two titans of American shopping experience against each other, Wal......(read more)
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Bill Gates’ 4 Highest Conviction Dividend Growth Stocks

Bill Gates is currently the richest person in the world. He has amassed a $79 billion fortune. There are 2 other people in the $70 billion+ club; Warren......(read more)
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4 Stocks That Burned Billionaires In Q2

Insider Monkey tracks the activities of hundreds of hedge funds and of those, several dozen are managed by billionaires, whose incredible wealth in most......(read more)
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Green Dot Corporation (GDOT) Investors Seeing Green As Shares Jump 35%: Did Hedge Funds See It Coming?

Did hedge funds see Green Dot Corporation (NYSE:GDOT)’s big jump today coming a mile (or at least a few months) off? Shares of the prepaid debit card......(read more)
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Warren Buffett, Donald Yacktman Believe In The Value Of The Coca-Cola Co (KO) And These Four Stocks

We have extricated the top five companies that have the blessings of two of the best value investors in business today, Donald Yacktman (pictured) and......(read more)
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Billionaire Citrone’s Top New Picks Include Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT), Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (BKD) and McGraw Hill Financial Inc. (MHFI)

Discovery Capital Management is a South Norwalk-based hedge fund started in 1999 by an alumni of the renowned hedge fund Tiger Management, billionaire......(read more)
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Will Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) Challenge, Inc. (AMZN)’s Prime Service?, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) introduced its prime service almost a decade ago. This member ship service has attracted a lot of consumers due to the......(read more)
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Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT), Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Among Gabalex Capital’s Bullish Picks

Nigel Greig and Kenneth Cowin’s Gabalex Capital is the latest fund to file a 13F with the SEC for the March 31 reporting period and we have all the......(read more)
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Caterpillar Inc. (CAT), Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT), Waste Management, Inc. (WM): Defensive Dividend Picks By Bill Gates’ Foundation Trust

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Trust is the largest philantropic organization in the world aimed towards helping poor countries solve a majority......(read more)
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Why Is Warren Buffett Giving Bad Advice to Disciplined Investors?

Warren Buffett’s annual letters are better reads than most hedge funds’ investor letters. Especially rookie investors can learn a lot by reading......(read more)

Tesla Motors (TSLA), Wal-Mart Stores (WMT), Medtronic PLC (MDT): Billionaire Jim Simons’ RenTech Sold Off These Large Positions

According to the 13F Form filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Jim Simons’ Renaissance Technologies sold off its stake in numerous......(read more)
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International Business Machines Corp. (IBM), Wells Fargo & Co (WFC) and More: Warren Buffett’s Favorite Stocks

Warren Buffett‘s Berkshire Hathaway personifies value investing and the importance of patience that is its manager’s hallmark. This is exemplified......(read more)

Don’t Sell, Inc. (AMZN) Heading Into the Holiday Season: Jim Cramer

If history is to repeat itself then, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) is in for an impressive rally at the back of the usual holiday shopping frenzy according......(read more)
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Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT) To Expand Further in China: Scott Price

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) is remaining firm on its push for market-share in China despite a recent crackdown by authorities targeting foreign companies......(read more)
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Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) and Best Buy Co Inc (BBY) Join hands To Take Apple Inc. (AAPL) Down

The likes of giant retailers, Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) and Best Buy Co Inc (NYSE:BBY)  are going after Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)‘s mobile......(read more)
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Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) Hires a ‘Bro’ From Facebook Inc (FB) To Jump Sales: Julie Hyman

In an attempt to inject ‘trendiness’ in its veins, Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) has appointed Kevin Systrom, a young CEO and co-founer......(read more)
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Concerns Remain For Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO)’s Whereas Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT) And LinkedIn Corp (LNKD) Continue To Pop

Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO)‘s Future in the market remains uncertain at the back of massive volume movements while Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT......(read more)
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SAP SE (ADR) (SAP), Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA) and Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT): Market Movers of The Day

CNBC’s Fast Money traders reported the market’s big movers, with several companies’ price swings creating particular controversy. Wal-Mart Stores......(read more)
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Alibaba Group Holdings Ltd (BABA), Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT): Jack Ma Wants To Be Bigger Than Wal-Mart

Alibaba Group Holdings Ltd (NYSE:BABA)’s Jack Ma is On CNBC right now. “I want our shareholders to make money” says Jack Ma. When asked......(read more)
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Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT)’s VP Faked His Resume

Apparently Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT)’s Human Resource team needs a lesson in background checks as it gave a go ahead for the company’......(read more)
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Does it Mean Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) Cares More Because It Asks Less Than ObamaCare?

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) has been struggling to emerge as a health-care service provider, a bizarre idea from a certain perspective. However,......(read more)

Family Dollar Stores, Inc. (FDO) at Takeover Impasse Due to Differing Opinions about Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT)

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) may be avoiding a major challenger to their retailer enterprise (or at least a segment of it) simply by being a contentious......(read more)
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Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) Stocking Holiday Shelves with Toys “Chosen by Kids” for Second Year

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) is using a rather unique method to determine what the hottest items of the upcoming holiday season will be: by going......(read more)
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Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT) Thinks About Your Health

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE:WMT), currently the world’s largest retailer, is making an aggressive push into the primary health-care services, providing......(read more)
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What Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) Will Offer at Its Clinics?

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) is on a spree to cut its costs and one of the dominant areas those cuts will be coming from is healthcare. It was revealed......(read more)
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Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) Finds It Hard to Grow

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) announced its second-quarter results today and again failed to beat analysts’ expectations. The company witnessed......(read more)
Largest Online Retailers in the World, Inc. (AMZN) Overwhelming Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) & Other Retailers: Cramer

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) downgraded their full-year earnings expectations today as the retailer struggles to ignite growth at their iconic big......(read more)
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Reality Bites Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT); Shift to e-Commerce Slowing Revenue Growth

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) had to lower their full-year forecast on Thursday as same-store sales continued to remain flat. Second quarter sales......(read more)
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Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) Earnings on Thursday: A Buy Before, After or Never?

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) will be declaring its second quarter earnings on Thursday and as usual the Street is expecting nothing spectacular from......(read more)
Largest Online Retailers in the World, Inc. (AMZN): Is Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) Trying To Catch Up?

In its latest announcement, Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) has explained its four-pronged plan to overhaul its online presence and make its mark in......(read more), Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN), Inc. (AMZN), Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT): Who is Winning the Retail Battle?

E-Commerce battle is finally heating up in the U.S with Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) announcing it has redesigned its website, as it looks to fend......(read more)

Plug Power Inc (PLUG) In Pursuit Of $20 Billion Forklift Market

Experts on Fox Business News discussed Plug Power Inc (NASDAQ:PLUG), focusing on how the company stands to gain from the aggressive push for the adoption......(read more)
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Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) Changes Course From “Supercentres” To “Neighbourhood Stores”

The CNBC team, in its popular segment “Squawk on the Street“ analyzed the commentary provided by global retailing giant Wal-Mart Stores,......(read more)
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Warren Buffett Bets Big on Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ), Liberty Global (LBTYK) & Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT)

May 15 marked the end of the first round of 13F filings of 2014. Most of the big institutional investors have filed yesterday their 13F filings with the......(read more)
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Why Warren Buffett Can’t Get Enough of DaVita

Yesterday, Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway publicly disclosed a new Form 4 filing, in which it revealed that it had increased its exposure at DaVita......(read more)
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Black Friday Stocks To Watch: Department Stores, Apparel/Footwear Retail

As Black Friday draws near more stores are announcing that they will start sales early by opening on Thanksgiving itself. American personal expenditure......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Eddie Lampert, Bill Ackman & Defending Steve Cohen

Sears may separate Lands’ End, Auto Center businesses (Reuters) Sears Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:SHLD) is considering separating its Lands’......(read more)
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Why Investing Like This Activist Could Make You Look Smart

Activist investing: When hedge funds and other investment managers publicly disclose new holdings after normal trading hours, some investors can be caught......(read more) (NASDAQ:AMZN), The Washington Post (NYSE:WPO), Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.A), Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)

Amazon Holiday ‘Deals’ Extend to Employment This Year

Amazon holiday deals: Tuesday morning,, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) said the company expects to hire 70,000 full-time seasonal employees for the holidays......(read more) (NASDAQ:AMZN), The Washington Post (NYSE:WPO), Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.A), Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)

The Internet’s 5 Biggest Online Stores

Biggest online stores: For numerous entrepreneurs, the advent of the Internet has represented a new way of looking at businesses and making a profit.......(read more)
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3 Companies That Might Acquire Rite Aid

Is it possible that Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD) will be acquired by one of its larger competitors – Walgreen or CVS? The answer is likely “......(read more)
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The Best Holding Period Is a Really Long, Long Time

Recently, my Fool colleague John Maxfield highlighted data from M&T Bank showing that the top-performing S&P 500 (INDEXSP:.INX) components over......(read more)

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