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Sears mulling over unloading Canada business

  • Sears Holdings (SHLD) says it's considering selling Sears Canada.
  • A sale of the company's 51% stake or putting the whole business up for sale are both options which are being considered.
  • The board at Sears Canada has indicated it will cooperate in the process.
  • SHLD +7.5% to $46.48.
Comments (6)
  • bivalve
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    this could be a massive payday for SHLD
    14 May, 08:03 AM Reply Like
  • Energysystems
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    Comments (944) | Send Message
    Sears Canada has seen it's market share erode for a while now. Don't forget about the real estate sales that juiced this past quarters numbers.
    14 May, 08:18 AM Reply Like
  • DeepValueLover
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    Comments (8139) | Send Message
    More cash for Eddie Lampert to burn away into the atmosphere.
    14 May, 08:58 AM Reply Like
  • minecanary
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    Comments (411) | Send Message
    You folks obviously don't know that it's been bad weather in Canada for the last 15 years
    14 May, 09:07 AM Reply Like
  • capitolp
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    Who needs Sears Canada when you got the high flying KMart.
    14 May, 09:41 AM Reply Like
  • bivalve
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    Lampert should sell it all, and let someone try to salvage the Icon , its obvious has to what he has done, and end result
    15 May, 07:14 AM Reply Like
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