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  • The Great Wal of US

    By DISHA SHROFF - May 27, 2013 | Tickers: COST, TGT, WMT

    Wal-Mart Stores (NYSE: WMT) is the world’s largest retailer, and with good reason. Profit in the first quarter for Wal-Mart rose, though marginally, by 1.3% compared to the same period in the previous year. Despite a decline in operating income and net sales, the diluted earnings per share increased by 4.6% to $1.14. Along with growth in revenue, earnings per share, and net income, the company more »

  • Coke it Up

    By DISHA SHROFF - March 2, 2013 | Tickers: KO, DPS, PEP

    In this killing heat, cool beverages seem to be the unanimous choice to quench thirst. The thought that comes to my mind is whether it’s the same for investors. Let us analyse the financial position, growth and future prospects of The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE: KO), which is the leading manufacturer, marketer and seller of non-alcoholic beverages worldwide.

    Though the company was started off to sell its main product Coca-Cola more »

  • eBay Surges Ahead of Most E-Commerce Companies

    By DISHA SHROFF - January 24, 2013 | Tickers: AMZN, EBAY, OSTK

    eBay (NASDAQ: EBAY) was founded by Pierre Omidyar to provide online linkages to buyers and sellers, service providers and service receivers, and it continues to do so. The new generation has broken past the concept of physical market, partly because of belief and partly due to convenience and options available and the older generation is following suit. Such companies make sure to connect with their customers in a unique way more »