of grocery stores." It would act as new competition bulk consumer goods sellers such as Costco ( COST ) and Sam's Club ( WMT ). Amazon appears intent on grabbing a larger share of grocery and consumer packaged goods spending. The company is in the
By Chuck Carnevale : Introduction One of my pet peeves is how so many people have a penchant for not distinguishing the important differences between investing and speculating. I see it in the mainstream financial press, on numerous articles published in financial blogs such as Seeking Alpha, and
By Leah Frakes : J.C. Penney ( JCP ) has struggled to turn around a retail business that has been failing in the last few years. News and financial metrics indicate that it has not had much success so far. Though the possibility of a prosperous turnaround should not be dismissed, there seems to be
Costco’s comparable sales increased 4% (excluding gas), well ahead of the negative 0.3% and 0.9% reported by Wal - Mart and Target, respectively, in the most recent quarter. Similar to its competitors, Costco noted that deflation was
Economies of scale are no longer an advantage against Wal - Mart and Kroger, the number-one and -two share leaders in ..... rating is medium. Increased competition from rivals such as Wal - Mart , Costco, and Amazon is an ongoing threat to Target
By Stephen Simpson, CFA : Watching Green Dot ( GDOT ) from the cheap seats (ie, not as an actual shareholder) has been an interesting experience, as the market has moved through a pretty predictable cycle of excessive risk-blind optimism, near-blind panic, and relief. While that all has been going
(Reuters) - Wal - Mart Stores Inc on Tuesday said the head of its Canadian division would take over the retailer's international unit next year, succeeding Doug McMillon, who was named CEO of the company last month.
Dec 10 (Reuters) - Wal - Mart Stores Inc on Tuesday said the head of its Canadian division would take over the retailer's international unit next year, succeeding Doug McMillon, who was named CEO of the company last month.
Wal - Mart ( WMT ) taps David Cheesewright to be the company's president and CEO of Walmart International. The exec has been currently ..... Doug McMillon officially takes over as Wal - Mart CEO. Post your comment!
Dec 10 (Reuters) - Wal - Mart Stores Inc said David Cheesewright would head its Walmart International business, succeeding Doug McMillon, who was appointed the company's chief executive last month.