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Yet Kotlikoff is quite unlike other liberals in that urban Democratic bastion. And his criticism of the government dates back to far before the current controversies that surround President Donald Trump’s administration. For one, Kotlikoff credits Ross Perot — the independent presidential candidate in the 1992 and 1996 elections — as being the only politician
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Concerns around a slowdown in the U.S. housing market haven’t offset business at Houzz, a rapidly growing online home improvement platform and CNBC Disruptor that helps consumers seek out products and professional designers. In an exclusive interview with Cramer, Houzz co-founder and CEO Adi Tatarko said that the trends her company’s market research department has
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Urban Outfitters, Inc.: “Look, the stock has doubled. We know that. It’s incredibly well-run. It’s a long runway. I think you buy more if the market’s down on Monday, as I suspect it will be.” Centurylink Inc.: “I think it’s a good value stock. I do believe that the yield is safe after that last
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Traditional retailers racing to stake their claim in the e-commerce market are causing “clutter” in the broader retail industry, Gary Friedman, the chairman and CEO of RH, told CNBC on Wednesday. “I think it’s going to be seen as kind of the lost decade of retailers,” Friedman said in an interview with Cramer, adding that
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American Express shares fell Wednesday after a report the Federal Bureau of Investigation is examining its foreign exchange pricing. Shares fell 1.4 percent. The investigation out of the FBI’s Washington field office is in its early stages and is focused on whether the card company’s foreign exchange international payments department misrepresented pricing to clients to
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Walmart’s surprising positive sales momentum is just getting started, according to Barclays. The firm reinstated coverage on Walmart shares with an overweight rating, predicting the retailer’s investments in improving its store experience will pay dividends. “We believe that Walmart will be able to sustain comp gains over peers going forward,” analyst Karen Short said in
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Schlumberger NV: “You actually want to be a buyer of Schlumberger, not a seller. We came out this afternoon for club members of ActionAlertsPlus.com and said, ‘Don’t give up on this.’ The CEO was more negative than he had been before about the Permian [Basin]. I think it’s an opportunity; 3 percent yield.” CommScope Holding
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Mike Blake | Reuters Newly manufactured Tesla vehicles are placed on transport trailers from a large inventory of newly made vehicles in Burbank, California, August 24, 2018.  Tesla’s electric car sales will suffer due to increased competition from other luxury automakers, according to Goldman Sachs. The firm resumed coverage of Tesla with a sell rating,
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