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  • Samsonite Needs to Make Its Case
    on May 25, 2018 at 10:15 am

    Suitcase maker Samsonite has questions to answer about its accounting practices. […]

  • Best Buy: Don't Touch That Omni-Channel
    on May 25, 2018 at 9:30 am

    Best Buy beat analyst forecasts on Thursday but the stock sank in what seems to be a misguided reaction to slowing online sales. […]

  • Celgene's Buybacks Are Coming Up Empty
    on May 24, 2018 at 6:27 pm

    Celgene’s shares rose after the biotech company announced an accelerated stock repurchase, but the pace of Celgene’s buybacks shouldn’t do much to reassure investors. […]

  • Why the Property Industry Isn't Buying WeWork
    on May 24, 2018 at 10:04 am

    WeWork has convinced tech investors that short-term office rentals are the next big thing, and well worth a high price. Savvy real-estate investors also like that business, but not at WeWork’s valuation. […]

  • Ralph Lauren Refreshes Its Faded Jeans
    on May 24, 2018 at 9:40 am

    Ralph Lauren shares jumped as the company beat analyst expectations and showed investors evidence that its turnaround efforts may finally take hold. […]

  • It's U.S. Trade Policy---Not Car Makers---That's Spinning Off Course
    on May 24, 2018 at 6:44 am

    The Trump administration is mulling new tariffs on imported vehicles and auto parts. That hasn’t yet wrecked Asian car makers’ share prices. But it has driven the U.S.’s trade policy even further off-road—and investors in major Japanese and South Korean auto companies were rattled Thursday. […]

  • Turning GE's Sacred Cows Into Hamburger
    on May 24, 2018 at 1:37 am

    General Electric boss John Flannery sent shares tumbling with revelations about profitability and the dividend. […]

  • Barclays-Standard Chartered? I Can't Even…
    on May 23, 2018 at 2:49 pm

    A merger between U.K.-based banks Barclays and Standard Chartered, as reported in British media, would be a massive strategic U-turn for both lenders. […]