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  1. The Top 4 J.C. Penney Shareholders (JCP)

    Discover J.C. Penney 's top four direct shareholders. Learn about how many shares ...
  2. J.C Penney's 7 Most Profitable Lines of Business ...

    Explore the profitability mix across J.C. Penney’s seven largest divisions and how ...
  3. What the Strong Jobs Report Means for Home Depot

    With more jobs are being created, combined with both rising wages and improved housing, ...
  4. 5 Retailers Set to Close More Stores in 2016 ...

    Discover retail stores that have already announced plans to close stores in 2016. ...
  5. Analyzing J.C Penney's Return on Equity (ROE) ...

    Understand how sagging net income and razor-thin margins have been a drag on J.C. ...
  6. Analyzing Sears' Return on Equity (SHLD)

    Gain a better understanding of Sears' precarious financial position by evaluating ...
  1. The Top 4 J.C. Penney Shareholders (JCP)

    Discover J.C. Penney 's top four direct shareholders. Learn about how many shares ...
  2. Why J.C. Penney Stock Declined 8% Last Week (JCP)

    The department store retailer reported that first quarter fiscal 2016 earnings results ...
  3. TJX Companies Stock Declines Ahead of Q1 Earnings ...

    Wall Street expects the off-price consumer retailer to deliver year-over-year increases ...
  4. Target Stock Declines Ahead of Q1 Earnings (TGT)

    Wall Street expects the retailer to deliver year-over-year increase in earnings per ...
  5. Urban Outfitters Stock Declines Ahead of Earnings ...

    Wall Street expects the teen apparel retailer to deliver year-over-year increase ...
  6. Home Depot Stock Declines Ahead of Q1 Earnings ...

    Wall Street expects the home-improvement retailer to deliver year-over-year increases ...
  1. What do hard and soft goods in the retail sector refer to?

    Understand the difference between hardlines and softlines offered by various retailers and the characteristics of these basic ...
  2. What are the most popular companies in the retail sector?

    Learn about some examples of popular companies in the retail sector. Understand what makes these retail companies popular ...
  3. Why is the strategy of 'always be closing' (ABC) popular in retail sales?

    Understand how the term ''always be closing'' is related to retail sales. Learn about the benefits and drawbacks of selling ...
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