Tag: Retail

Talk of a Bubble Intensifies as Price of Cryptocurrency Bitcoin Soars | NBC 10 Philadelphia

Talk of a Bubble Intensifies as Price of Cryptocurrency Bitcoin Soars | NBC 10 Philadelphia

Is bitcoin in a bubble? The price of bitcoin has been soaring this year, and last week alone it jumped from $11,000 to well over $17,000, according to Coindesk. It started the year below $1,000. That rocketing level of appreciation smells a lot like an irrational investor mania to many economists and financial pros, the […]

Bitcoin: Will The Arrival Of Institutional Money Cause A New Price Surge? | Forbes

Bitcoin: Will The Arrival Of Institutional Money Cause A New Price Surge? | Forbes

Just a week ago I wrote an article exploring whether or not it was a good idea to invest in Bitcoin at that precise moment. Although, as I am not a financial advisor, I decided to stop short of offering a definitive answer either way, it turns out I should have given you a rather […]

Debunking value myths part 2: Value pricing in the age of information | Cosmetics Design Asia

Debunking value myths part 2: Value pricing in the age of information | Cosmetics Design Asia

We spoke with Dr. Jochen Krauss, economist, pricing expert and Managing Partner of Simon-Kucher & Partners to talk through the concept of failure and how brands can improve their value pricing in 2018. Should we fear failure?​ Across all industries, the reality is that a high rate of failure is normal and prevalent. Simon-Kucher estimates […]

Is Wal-Mart Making Another Fashion Faux Pas? | The Motley Fool

Is Wal-Mart Making Another Fashion Faux Pas? | The Motley Fool

No fashion sense A decade ago, Wal-Mart sought to keep pace with rival Target and its trendy clothing lines by launching fashions from Max Azria, Norma Kamali, and other designers. The retailer’s aspirations even went so far as to cause it to open an office in the middle of Manhattan’s fashion district. Not surprisingly, it […]

Tata Motors is India’s third largest car seller two months in a row | CarWale

Tata Motors is India’s third largest car seller two months in a row | CarWale

The sales at Tata Motors seem to have picked up after the introduction of its all-new SUV, the Nexon. After beating Mahindra for the third spot by a slender margin in October 2017, Tata has extended the lead for an undisputable third spot on the sales charts. … Also, the Tata Tigor and the Hexa […]

Getting to know the best stock in today’s market: The Kroger Co. (KR) | News Journal

Getting to know the best stock in today’s market: The Kroger Co. (KR) | News Journal

Amid the all-time high stocks in today’s market is The Kroger Co. (NYSE:KR) that had a market cap of 23.69B. The company’s P/E was valued at 15.99 as it measures its current share price to its per-share earnings. At present, (NYSE:KR)’s price is rolling at $26.41. A price change of 0.72% indicates a strong asset […]

Homeowners: Don’t fall for these pricing myths | Lansing State Journal

Homeowners: Don’t fall for these pricing myths | Lansing State Journal

Let’s face it, when most homeowners make the decision to sell, the first thing on their mind is often money. But, to get the most money in the shortest amount of time, the listing price is critical. Let’s take a look at some of the top pricing myths and dispel these common misconceptions. The internet […]

UK house prices rise by more than expected in November – Halifax | Euronews

UK house prices rise by more than expected in November – Halifax | Euronews

LONDON (Reuters) – British house prices rose by more than expected in November and for a fifth month in a row, mortgage lender Halifax said on Thursday. House prices rose 0.5 percent month-on-month after a 0.3 percent rise in October, Halifax said, topping the consensus in a Reuters poll of economists for a 0.2 percent […]

Homeowners: Don’t fall for these pricing myths

Homeowners: Don’t fall for these pricing myths

Let’s face it, when most homeowners make the decision to sell, the first thing on their mind is often money. But, to get the most money in the shortest amount of time, the listing price is critical. Let’s take a look at some of the top pricing myths and dispel these common misconceptions. The internet […]

Can a strong holiday season save our favorite retailers from bankruptcy? | NBC News

Can a strong holiday season save our favorite retailers from bankruptcy? | NBC News

Struggling brick-and-mortar retailers could get some breathing room this holiday season — but will shopper confidence be enough to stave off bankruptcies in the beleaguered retail sector? So far this season, strategic discounting has encouraged shoppers to buy everything from sweaters to speakers, and analysts are optimistic that stores will be able to avoid the […]