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What: Shares of electronics retailer hhgregg
So what: hhgregg's numbers for the second quarter missed analyst targets and set the stage for a soft third quarter. Citing slowing sales of both appliances and home entertainment systems, management concedes that these are tough times in the retail industry but claims that the company is gaining market share.
Now what: Stealing business from hard-nosed competitors Wal-Mart Stores
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