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Giving Thanks

by Shawn Narancich, CFA
Senior Vice President of Research

Early Christmas Gifts

Another week, another record close. With both the S&P 500 Index and Dow Industrials breaking into new record territory, equity investors have much to be thankful for as they celebrated the Thanksgiving holiday and began to ponder full year returns that are shaping up to be the best in fifteen years. 459 more words

Weekly Market Makers

Ratios: The secret to profitable fashion retailing...

This week I’ve been having conversations with one of my fashion retail clients. We were looking at range planning and how that can be used to drive initial order quantities. 817 more words

Increasing Sales

Sure-Fire Way to Boost Your Profitability

(Contributed by Luis Santiago, Heartland Payment Systems)

I can’t tell you what’s going to sell or how you should market it.  But if you accept credit card payments, I can show you how to retain a higher percentage of those payments. 452 more words

Average Sale