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Rich Duprey

Rich has been a Fool since 1998 and writing for the site since 2004. After 20 years of patrolling the mean streets of suburbia, he hung up his badge and gun to take up a pen full time. Having made the streets safe for Truth, Justice and Krispy Kreme donuts, he now patrols the markets looking for companies he can lock up as long-term holdings in a portfolio. So follow me on Facebook and Twitter for the most important industry news in retail and consumer products and other great stories.

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Wed May 27

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TMFCop published an article 5:20 PM

Is SodaStream International a Buy?

The sparkling water maker has changed its focus and that clouds the drink maker's prospects.

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Is Bed Bath & Beyond a Buy?

Private equity is taking an interest in this cash-generating retailer.

Tue May 26

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TJX Has 1 Key Advantage That Macy's and Kohl's Do Not

The discount retail chain suddenly has a lot of imitators, but here's why it will succeed and its rivals will not

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3 Reasons Coach Inc. Stock Could Rise

The handbag maker could recover from recent stumbles if these stars align in its favor.

Mon May 25

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5 Things to Know About Wal-Mart Stores Inc.'s Earnings Miss

The world's biggest retailer needs your patience to make the changes its undertaking stick.

Thu May 21

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TMFCop published an article 8:22 PM

Lumber Liquidators Holdings Inc Stumbles Further as CEO Abruptly Resigns

Flooring retailer's stock sent reeling by announcement its CEO abruptly quit.

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TMFCop published an article 1:46 PM

3 Reasons Coach Inc.'s Stock Might Not Be Done Falling

Shares of the handbag maker are down after last quarter's earnings, but they could still fall further.

Wed May 20

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TMFCop published an article 7:00 PM

Why Sears Holdings Corp. Investors Should Hate Eddie Lampert

Despite high hopes at the time the hedge fund operator joined together two failing retailers, the promise of a return to glory was never fulfilled.

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TMFCop published an article 5:00 PM

Is J.C. Penney Inc.'s Stock a Buy?

The retailer's turnaround looks on track, but it could still go off the rails

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Macy's Makes a Risky Move to Pander to Wealthy Customers

The retailer hopes consumers with more cash to spend will head to its stores.

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TMFCop published an article 7:39 AM

3 Reasons SodaStream International Stock Could Rise

One beverage maker has a rare chance to make a second first impression on the market

Tue May 19

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TMFCop published an article 10:15 PM

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. Earnings: Better Luck Next Time

An otherwise good performance was marred by lower gas prices, food deflation, and aggressive competition.

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Keurig Green Mountain, Inc. Gets Frosty Reception for Pricey New Cold Beverage Machine

Coffee titan blows opportunity to capture market by mispricing its new drink maker.

Sun May 17

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TMFCop published an article 9:15 AM

Does This Mean McDonald's Corp. Is in More Trouble Than We Thought?

The burger joint is showing additional signs that it is cracking under pressure to reinvent its image and its business.

Sat May 16

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TMFCop published an article 7:23 AM

5 Things to Know About How J.C. Penney Company Is Doing

The turnaround is going according to plan if you have the patience to wait.

Fri May 15

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TMFCop published an article 1:11 PM

5 Things Coca-Cola Management Wants You to Know

The beverage giant gets a little pop from its earnings surprise, but it still risks going flat later this year.

Thu May 14

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TMFCop published an article 9:16 AM

J.C. Penney Company Earnings: Slow and Steady May Yet Win the Race

The retailer turns in a performance that shows that its turnaround, while working, is still going slow.

Wed May 13

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TMFCop published an article 2:16 PM

4 Things Monsanto Company Management Wants You to Know

The biotech's second-quarter earnings were soft, but it's still put down strong roots for future growth.

Tue May 12

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TMFCop published an article 8:00 PM

The Surprising Product That Will Drive Future Growth at Dollar Store Chains

Deep-discount retailers are smoking the competition as sales pick up speed.

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