Finance

Aug 27, 2008
Conn's Inc. said Thursday its second-quarter profit rose 5% as higher...
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Aug 27, 2008
DSW Inc. said Thursday its second-quarter profit jumped 68% despite a drop...
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Aug 27, 2008
Fred's Inc. said Thursday its second-quarter profit fell 66%, hurt by the...
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Aug 27, 2008
Gander Mountain is returning to the catalog business. The company has...
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Aug 27, 2008
Genesco Inc. said Thursday its second-quarter loss more than doubled as...
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Aug 27, 2008
Sears Holdings Corp. said second-quarter profit fell 62% as the company...
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Aug 27, 2008
Tiffany & Co. posted a higher quarterly profit on Thursday, benefiting...
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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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