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Mattress Firm Holding Corp., the nation's largest mattress retailer, today announced that the Company will release financial results for the second quarter of the 2016 fiscal year before the stock market opens on Friday, September 9, 2016. The Company will not be updating its outlook for fiscal year 2016 and will not be holding a conference call to discuss its second quarter fiscal 2016 results. About Mattress Firm Holding Corp.."/>
Mattress Firm to Release Second Fiscal Quarter 2016 Earnings on September 9th
Discovery Communications will report third quarter 2016 results on Tuesday, November 1, 2016, at 7:00 a.m. ET. The company will host a conference call at 8:30 a.m. ET to discuss the results. To access the conference call in the U.S. dial 1-844-452-2811, or outside of the U.S. dial 1-574-990-9832, and use the following passcode: DISCA."/>
Discovery Communications to Report Third Quarter 2016 Results on Tuesday, November 1
MGM Resorts International has closed the acquisition of 188,100,000 ordinary shares of its MGM China Holdings Ltd. subsidiary, from Grand Paradise Macau, an entity controlled by Pansy Ho, the company said on Tuesday. As a result of the transaction, the company acquired an additional 4.95% of the outstanding ordinary common shares of MGM China and will own approximately 56% of MGM China's outstanding common shares."/>
MGM Resorts Closes USD 325m Deal Acquisition of Increased Stake in China Business
Liberty Interactive Corporation announced that Michael George, President and CEO of QVC, Inc., will be presenting at the Goldman Sachs 23 rd Annual Global Retailing Conference on Thursday, September 8th at 10:35 a.m., E.D.T. at the Plaza Hotel in New York, NY. George may make observations regarding the company's financial performance and outlook. The presentation will be broadcast live via the Internet."/>
QVC to Present at Goldman Sachs 23rd Annual Global Retailing Conference
XPO Logistics Inc., Magna International Inc., Advance Auto Parts Inc., and O'Reilly Automotive Inc.. Morgan, the global sector is forecasted to continue making slow and steady progress over the coming months."/>
Services Stocks Technical Report -- XPO Logistics, Magna Intl., Advance Auto Parts, and O'Reilly Automotive
Aspen Group, Inc., parent of Aspen University, a nationally accredited online postsecondary education company, today announced that CEO, Michael Mathews, will present at the 5 th Annual Liolios Gateway Conference in San Francisco, California, and the inaugural MicroCap Leadership Summit hosted by MicroCapClub in Itasca, Illinois.. 5 th Annual Liolios Gateway Conference: Presentation Date: Wednesday, September 7 th Time: 11:30 AM PT Room: Track 2, Yerba Buena B..."/>
Aspen Group to Present at Two Upcoming Investor Conferences
Bon-Ton Stores, Inc., which operates Bon-Ton, Boston Store, Bergner’ s, Carson’ s, Elder-Beerman, Herberger’ s and Younkers stores, announced that is has launched a“ Buy Online, Pick Up In-Store” service for its customers. Shoppers on the company’ s seven websites can now see in-store availability of all merchandise and select which items they wish to pick up in-store and which ones they wish to have shipped directly them. Customers can then conveniently pick up..."/>
The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. Launches ‘Buy Online, Pick Up In-Store’ Service
Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, eBay Inc., Office Depot Inc., and Staples Inc.. Many Specialty retailers have hit new highs over the recent weeks despite a continued downtrend in the broad sector."/>
Research Report on Specialty Retail Equities -- Alibaba, eBay, Office Depot, and Staples
U.S. auto sales fall flat in August [Boston Herald]
Boston Herald The Ticker column [Boston Herald]
L Brands Inc on Thursday reported net sales of USD852.9m for the month of August 2016, for the four weeks ended 27 August 2016.. This was a 3% increase as compared to net sales of USD826.0m in August 2015.. Net sales for the year-to-date period were USD6.356bn, up by 4% as compared with net sales of USD6.103bn in the corresponding year-to-date period of the prior year."/>
L Brands’ net sales up by 2% in August 2016
Liberty Tax, Inc., the parent company of Liberty Tax Service, today reported results for the first quarter ended July 31, 2016.. "We are working hard to ensure success in the coming tax season," stated John Hewitt, CEO. " We have developed and implemented many new best practices throughout the system to focus on increased franchisee training and compliance to ensure we create value for our shareholders in this tax season and beyond. ""/>
Liberty Tax Service Announces Fiscal 2017 First Quarter Results
ITT Educational Services Inc. disclosed Thursday that it has received a letter from insurer Chubb informing the company that Ace American Insurance Co. is moving to cancel a $19.8 million line of credit. Ace is requiring ITT to post collateral for the full amount within 30 days to avoid cancellation."/>
ITT Tech just provided its first update on how it's trying to survive [The Indianapolis Star]

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