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Walmart"s U.S. e-commerce growth rebounds, shares rise

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Walmart Inc, the world's biggest retailer, on Thursday posted a 33 percent rise in U.S. e-commerce sales, rebounding from the 23 percent growth witnessed in the previous quarter, sending its shares up in premarket trade......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 17th, 2018

Walmart"s first quarter margins under pressure, e-commerce rebounds

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Walmart Inc on Thursday said profit margins during the first quarter remained under pressure due to price cuts and higher freight costs, weighing on its shares even as sales and earnings came in stronger than expected......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 17th, 2018

Walmart U.S. Sales Beat Forecasts as E-Commerce Sales Get Back on Track

The news came as a relief to investors, who sent shares up 1.4% in premarket trading It looks like Walmart’s wmt tepid e-commerce growth ove.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 17th, 2018

Walmart to pay $16 billion for control of India"s Flipkart, shares slide

NEW YORK/MUMBAI (Reuters) - Walmart Inc said on Wednesday it will pay $16 billion for a roughly 77 percent stake in Indian e-commerce firm Flipkart, the U.S. retailer's largest-ever deal as it competes with Amazon.com Inc in an important growth market......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 9th, 2018

Walmart"s first-quarter margins under pressure, e-commerce rebounds

The weak margins overshadowed strong first-quarter results and progress in Walmart's efforts to keep pace with rivals like Amazon.com Inc.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 17th, 2018

Dow slips as Cisco and Walmart shares slide, rates rise

The Dow Jones industrial average traded lower on Thursday after a drop in Cisco Systems and Walmart shares, while the continuing assent of interest rates multiyear highs kept the market on edge......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 17th, 2018

Dow slips as Cisco and Walmart shares slide, rates rise

The Dow Jones industrial average traded lower on Thursday after a drop in Cisco Systems and Walmart shares, while the continuing assent of interest rates multiyear highs kept the market on edge......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 17th, 2018

Walmart Earnings: What to Watch

Walmart is scheduled to report first-quarter financial results before the market opens Thursday. Analysts are looking for an e-commerce growth rebound as Walmart fights Amazon in the U.S. and internationally......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMay 16th, 2018

Earnings Outlook: Walmart preview: Amazon’s discount Prime membership may weigh on Walmart’s e-commerce results

After e-commerce growth slowed in the previous earnings report, analysts are keeping an eye on Walmart’s digital business in the earnings announcement on Thursday.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 15th, 2018

Flipkart-Walmart deal: Near-term pressures to rise for listed retail firms

While growth prospects are bright, any pricing war brought on by the online players will force other retailers to match the same.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 10th, 2018

Walmart buys a major stake in India"s Flipkart

Walmart said on Wednesday it will pay $16 billion for a roughly 77 percent stake in Indian e-commerce firm Flipkart in an effort to compete with rival Amazon in an important growth market......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMay 9th, 2018

Walmart to buy controlling stake in India"s Flipkart for $16 bln

MUMBAI/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Walmart Inc will pay $16 billion for a roughly 77 percent stake in Indian e-commerce firm Flipkart, the U.S. retailer's largest-ever deal, in an attempt to compete with rival Amazon.com Inc in a key growth market......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 9th, 2018

Walmart is dropping after announcing it"s taking a majority stake in Indian e-commerce giant Flipkart (WMT)

Markets Insider Walmart shares are sliding Tuesday after the company a.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 9th, 2018

U.S. Factory Orders Remain Strong in March: 5 Top Picks

The worldwide demand for manufacturing products is on the rise. U.S. manufacturing industry is benefiting from strong global growth. On May 3, the Commerce Department .....»»

Category: worldSource: nytMay 4th, 2018

Asian shares spooked by rising U.S. yields, cost worries

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares fell on Wednesday as a rise in U.S. bond yields to 3 percent and warnings from bellwether U.S. companies of higher costs drove fears that corporate earnings growth may peak soon......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 24th, 2018

U.S. consumer confidence rebounds; new home sales rise

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. consumer confidence rebounded in April and new home sales increased more than expected in March, pointing to underlying strength in the economy despite signs that growth slowed in the first quarter......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 24th, 2018

Walmart Bent on E-commerce Growth: Plans New Look for Website

Walmart (WMT) plans to reform website with increased levels of personalization, informal photographs as well as extensive range .....»»

Category: topSource: zacksApr 17th, 2018

Tiffany"s Shares Sparkle on Sales Growth

Iconic jeweler establishes stock repurchase programRelated Stocks: TIF,.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nyt58 min. ago

3 Stocks That Feel Like Disney in 1957

Investors looking for decades of growth should consider this e-commerce platform, law enforcement equipment specialist, and a natural grocer......»»

Category: topSource: foxnews2 hr. 27 min. ago

Ralph Lauren shares rise after earnings and revenue beat expectations

Ralph Lauren Corp. shares rose 3% in Wednesday premarket trading aft.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch4 hr. 12 min. ago

Walmart"s India (Flipkart) Gambit: Growth Rebirth Or Costly Facelift?

Walmart"s India (Flipkart) Gambit: Growth Rebirth Or Costly Facelift?.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalpha7 hr. 57 min. ago