Finance

Nov 12, 2008
Sears Holdings Corp. is bringing layaway back to its namesake stores next...
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Nov 12, 2008
Urban Outfitters Inc. said Thursday its third-quarter profit rose 31%,...
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Nov 12, 2008
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. reported a 10% increase in third-quarter profit...
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Nov 11, 2008
Supervalu Inc. spent $170,000 in the third quarter to lobby for...
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Nov 11, 2008
Best Buy Co. said it is sharply cutting its fiscal 2009 earnings outlook...
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Nov 11, 2008
The second-largest owner of malls in the United States, Chicago-based...
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Nov 11, 2008
Macy's Inc. swung to a loss in the third quarter as sales dropped more...
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Financially Speaking

The Impact of Online Sales Tax

By Jonathan Barsade, founder and CEO, Exactor
For more than a decade, federal and state lawmakers have attempted to craft legislation to regulate the collection of sales tax on Internet purchases. The Marketplace Fairness Act of 2013 passed the Senate in May with bipartisan support.
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Deals/M&A

Global Payments acquires PayPros
Global Payments Inc. will acquire Payment Processing, Inc. (PayPros). PayPros, based in California, is a provider of fully-integrated payment solutions for 58,000 small-to-medium sized retailers in the U.S.
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Newsmakers

eBay reports strong Q4 quarter; Carl Icahn looks to spin off PayPal
eBay posted a profit of $850 million, compared with earnings of $751 million a year ago, for its fourth quarter, ended Dec. 31, 2013, while revenues rose 13% to $4.5 billion, fueled by strong mobile results.
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