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Walmart Q2 earnings soar as Delta variant fails to curb traffic, grocery spending boom

Walmart (WMT), the world’s largest retailer, reported better-than-expected second-quarter revenue and sales results, driven by store traffic and stimulus check spending that bolstered its footprint in grocery sales in the face of surging COVID-19 infections nationwide. Here are the results versus the estimates, according to Bloomberg: Adjusted EPS: $1.78 v. $1.57 estimate Revenue: $141 billion v. $136.88 billion Walmart U.S. comp-store sales (excluding gas): 5.2% v. 3.12% estimate Walmart U.S…. Source link

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Elizabeth Holmes fails to keep customer complaints, test results out of criminal fraud trial

SAN JOSE, CALIFORNIA – MAY 4: Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes leaves the Robert F. Peckham Federal Building with her defense team in downtown San Jose, Calif., on Tuesday, May 4, 2021. (Photo by Nhat V. Meyer/MediaNews Group/Mercury News via Getty Images) A federal judge on Wednesday denied a request from former Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes to keep customer complaints, test results, and a regulatory report out of her upcoming criminal fraud trial connected to her failed blood-testing… Source link

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Bitcoin (BTC) Fails to Sustain Upward Movement — What’s Next?

Bitcoin (BTC) moved incrementally last week, opening and closing near the same price of $35,700. Technical indicators and the price action are providing mixed signs. However, the wave count is leaning bearish. Bitcoin consolidates Bitcoin experienced some volatility last week, moving from a low of $34,153 to a high of $39,476. However, both the opening and close prices were near $35,700, creating a doji candle in the weekly time frame. Technical indicators in the weekly time frame are bearish…. Source link

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Kerri Walsh Jennings fails to qualify for Tokyo Olympics

The most decorated beach volleyball player of all time will not be part of this summer’s Tokyo Olympics. An upset loss at a tournament in the Czech Republic on Wednesday doomed Kerri Walsh Jennings’ bid to reach her sixth Olympics at age 42. Walsh Jennings and partner Brooke Sweat needed to finish third or better at the J&T Banka Ostrava Beach Open to keep hope alive of qualifying for Tokyo. They instead failed to even make it into the main draw, falling to unheralded Raisa Schoon and… Source link

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Elon Musk SpaceX Dogecoin tweet fails to spur price

Elon Musk said that the satellite, dubbed Doge-1, would be the first-ever crypto in space and the ‘first meme in space’. Photo: Hannibal Hanschke/Reuters A tweet from Elon Musk saying that his SpaceX company would accept dogecoin (DOGE-USD) to fund a lunar mission next year failed to spur the price of the cryptocurrency on Monday. Dogecoin, which had been rallying last week as internet users tried to push the value of the coin to $1 (£0.70), was lower on the day, down 1.1% to $0.53. The Tesla… Source link

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DK Metcalf fails to advance to 100m final in track debut

DK Metcalf didn’t embarrass himself in his professional track debut. The Seattle Seahawks wide receiver showed on Sunday that he doesn’t have world-class speed but he’s also more than merely football fast. In his first track meet since he began training to try to make next month’s U.S. Olympic Trials, Metcalf failed to advance out of his semifinal heat at the Golden Games and Distance Open in Walnut, Calif. Metcalf’s time of 10.37 seconds was very respectable given his size and limited… Source link

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Workers say Google parent company fails to provide safe environment for harassment victims

Dive Brief: Alphabet, the parent company of Google, “does not provide a safe environment for those who face harassment in the workplace,” a group of more than 1,700 employees said in an April 9 public letter to Google CEO Sundar Pichai. The letter claims the existence of a “long pattern where Alphabet protects the harasser instead of protecting the person harmed by the harassment,” citing instances in which alleged harassers received “exit packages” upon resigning… Source link

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Salesforce Falls as Sales Growth Rate Fails to Satisfy Investors

(Bloomberg) — Salesforce.com Inc. reported sales increased 20% in the fiscal fourth quarter, the same year-over-year gains as in the previous period, disappointing investors who were looking for growth to accelerate. Shares dropped about 4% in extended trading. Still, the company gave a revenue forecast for the current period that exceeded analysts’ estimates, suggesting customers have begun spending more on its software after slowdowns fueled by the pandemic. Sales were $5.82 billion in… Source link

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