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Eileen Rojas

Eileen has been a Foolish Contributor since 2013 focusing on consumer goods and healthcare. She has a Master's and Bachelor's degree in Accounting from Florida International University.

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For Soda Makers, Sales of Soft Drinks Continue to Lose Their Fizz

Soda makers are busy managing their declining sales of soft drinks as consumers continue to associate better health with lower soft-drink consumption.

Mon Apr 14

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Men’s Wearhouse’s Takeover Target Shows Improvement in the Fourth Quarter

As men’s clothing retailer Jos. A. Bank joins forces with Men’s Wearhouse, the company’s latest earnings met market expectations.

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As the Market’s Appetite for Handbags Cools, Prada Looks to the Future

The Italian brand Prada has been impacted by a slowdown in certain markets, but low to mid single digit growth is expected over the long term.

Sun Apr 13

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Saks Fifth Avenue Switches to Edgier and Pricier Designs in its Stores

Saks has received a makeover which returns the retailer’s look to that of its glamorous past and adds new and innovative designs meant to increase customer traffic.

Mon Apr 7

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Novartis AG Seeks to Pump More Value into its R&D

Pharmaceutical companies, like Novartis, facing constant competition from lower-priced generics are placing greater focus on the ways they invest in R&D.

Wed Apr 2

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Abercrombie’s Hollister Brand Zooms Into Fast-Fashion Segment

With lagging sales, Abercrombie is re-branding Hollister to tap into the success achieved by its fast-fashion competitors.

Tue Mar 25

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Safeway Is Latest Buyout Target as Grocer Consolidation Continues

Safeway may soon join forces with Albertsons, as private equity owner Cerberus Capital Management continues to buy up grocery stores.

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Will Spring Bring a Shower of Sales for These Retailers?

The harsh winter weather had a negative impact on some retailers during February, while some managed to come out ahead.

Thu Mar 20

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Staples' Increased Focus on E-commerce Means Fewer Stores

Office supply retailer Staples will close several of its locations, as its e-commerce site reports higher growth.

Wed Mar 19

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There’s More to Costco’s Story Than Its Latest Earnings Show

Costco missed EPS estimates for the second quarter, but the company’s solid operating strategy should maintain long-term profitability.

Sat Mar 15

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J. Crew Ponders a Possible IPO

Will J. Crew become the next hot retail stock?

Fri Mar 14

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What's Next for Rockwell Medical?

Dialysis treatment provider Rockwell Medical’s sales have been rising, but is the stock a good purchase?

Mon Mar 3

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Is Merck Slimming Down?

Like some of its competitors, Merck is looking to streamline its business and put greater focus on its core products.

Tue Feb 18

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Can a New Indication for Lyrica Help Results at Pfizer?

A new study showed the efficacy of using Lyrica to treat Restless Legs Syndrome over another treatment -- Boehringer Ingelheim’s Mirapex.

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What to Look for in Community Health Systems’ Fourth Quarter Report

As Community Health Systems reports fiscal 2013 fourth quarter earnings later today, investors should look for updates on the following key areas.

Thu Feb 13

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AstraZeneca’s Alzheimer’s Drug Advances: Now What?

AstraZeneca reported disappointing fourth quarter revenues but showed progress with an Alzheimer's therapy the company has under development.

Tue Feb 11

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Looking Ahead at LifePoint Hospitals’ Fourth Quarter Earnings

Some key areas for investors to consider when acute care hospital operator LifePoint Hospitals releases its fourth quarter earnings on Friday.

Fri Feb 7

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Will These Two Drugs Turn Around Losses at Pfizer?

Pfizer is working on an experimental drug for breast cancer and expanding use of a pneumonia vaccine to offset losses from patent expirations.

Mon Jan 27

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Medtronic’s Renal Denervation System Stumbles

The latest trial for Medtronic’s renal denervation system, a procedure used to treat drug-resistant blood pressure, was negatively impacted by the placebo effect.

Thu Jan 23

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Merck Gets Good News On New Heart Attack Therapy

Merck’s new heart attack therapy, vorapaxar, gets favorable FDA review, as a recent study shows it reduces the risk of cardiovascular death.

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