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June 3, 2014
07:20 EDTV, MA, WMT, JCPRetailers request Supreme Court to listen to 'swipe fee' case, Reuters says
A group of retailers in the National Retail Federation, such as Wal-Mart (WMT) and J.C. Penney (JCP), are planning to ask the U.S. Supreme Court to take up a case involving Federal Reserve regulations that let banks charge debit card "swipe fees" that retailers see as too expensive, according to Reuters, citing comments from an attorney for the merchants. "Swipe fees" are set by companies such as Visa (V) and MasterCard (MA) who reimburse banks for costs involved in providing the cards. Reference Link
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July 24, 2014
08:38 EDTWMTWal-Mart volatility at historic low into Foran succeeding Simon as U.S. CEO
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08:31 EDTWMTWal-Mart names Greg Foran as president and CEO of Walmart U.S.
Walmart announced that Greg Foran has been promoted to President and CEO of Walmart U.S. Foran succeeds Bill Simon who has been in the role since June 2010 and will be transitioning out of the company. Foran will assume his responsibilities on August 9 and will report directly to Walmart President and CEO, Doug McMillon. Simon will be available on a consulting basis for the next six months to ensure a seamless transition.
06:56 EDTWMTCourt rules Wal-Mart to show bribery probe documents, Reuters says
The Delaware Supreme Court ruled that Wal-Mart Stores must show a shareholder documentation that has to do with the firm's internal investigation of allegations it paid bribes in Mexico, according to Reuters, citing comments from a company spokeswoman. Reference Link
July 22, 2014
14:47 EDTVVisa July weekly volatility elevated into Q3 and growth outlook
Visa July weekly call option implied volatility is at 39, August is at 20, September is at 17, December is at 16; compared to its 26-week average of 22 according to Track Data, suggesting larger near term price movement into the expected release of Q3 results on July 24.
06:55 EDTWMTWal-Mart reduces prices more intensly for back-to-school, Bloomberg says
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July 21, 2014
13:36 EDTV, MASmartMetric files patent infringement suit against Visa, MasterCard
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06:42 EDTWMTWal-Mart adds over $102M to Indian wholesale unit, Reuters says
Wal-Mart added fresh funds worth $102.9M into its Indian wholesale division last month, according to Reuters, citing a filing made by its Indian business to the Registrar of Companies. The filing detailed that the funds were allotted as share application money. Reference Link
July 18, 2014
18:12 EDTV, MAVisa, MasterCard denied bid to dismiss opt-out swipe fee suits, Bloomberg says
Merchants that opted out of the swipe-fee settlement brought their own suits, which Visa (V) and MasterCard (MA) were not approved to dismiss, Bloomberg reports. Merchants such as Target (TGT) and Macy’s (M) pursued their cases after dropping out of an earlier settlement over swipe fees, Bloomberg added. Reference Link
14:25 EDTV, MAVisa, MasterCard denied bid to dismiss opt-out swipe fee suits, Bloomberg says
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10:40 EDTJCPJ.C. Penney call active on renewed takeover chatter
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10:28 EDTJCPRumor: J.C. Penney moves up on renewed takeover chatter
July 17, 2014
07:37 EDTV, MAVisa MasterCard underperformance creates buying opportunity, says Oppenheimer
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July 16, 2014
14:36 EDTVVisa launches Visa Checkout payment service
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July 15, 2014
05:53 EDTWMTStocks with implied volatility movement; CSCO WMT
Stocks with implied volatility movement; Cisco (CSCO) 23, Wal-Mart (WMT) 13 according to iVolatility.
July 13, 2014
15:18 EDTJCPJ.C. Penney CEO successor search faces setback, WSJ says
It appears that J.C. Penney (JCP) is not having an easy time of identifying a successor for current CEO Myron Ullman, says the Wall Street Journal. According to the WSJ report, Mindy Grossman, CEO of HSN (HSNI), who is considered the lead candidate for Ullman's position, had been in talks with J.C. Penney but could not agree on terms and negotiations broke down moths ago. Reference Link
July 12, 2014
12:50 EDTWMTWal-Mart sued by comedian Tracy Morgan over June crash, Reuters says
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July 10, 2014
08:10 EDTMAMorgan Stanley's Vintage Values 2015 list selected
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06:07 EDTWMTWal-Mart implied volatility of 11 at lower end of index mean range
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