Month: May 2018

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Effective Response to Amazon in Retail?

Macy’s may have the winning retail formula. Here’s what other brands need to know SOURCE: CNBC The department store giant beat earnings expectations with a combination of reduced inventory, targeted marketing strategies and new merchandise options. But it’s not just Macy’s. Other outlets are winning the retail race too. The winners are those “who can…
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OPEC Will Not Be Increasing Supply

OPEC sees oil rally towards $80 as short-term spike, not supply-driven LONDON/DUBAI (Reuters) – OPEC sees oil’s rally towards $80 a barrel as a short-term spike driven by geopolitics rather than any supply shortage, four OPEC delegates said, a sign the group is not rushing yet to rethink its supply-cutting agreement. The view of top…
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Walmart Makes Interesting Play

Walmart agrees to a $16 billion deal to buy a majority stake in India’s Flipkart

Goldman Sachs is Changing Near Term Outlook

Goldman Sachs bets on oil, cash near term as ‘Goldilocks’ backdrop fades Goldman Sachs tells investors to bet on commodities like oil and copper over the next few months, as equities try to rally from the year’s flatline trend. The bank also upgrades cash to overweight as a combination of slower growth and uncertain policy…
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