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Consumer discretionary stocks surged in the first half of 2009, and retail analysts Kimberly Greenberger of Citi, and Charles Grom of JPMorgan, discussed what's in store for the sector in the second half of the year.
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Coach and Wal-Mart popped while Bank Of America and Joy Global dropped.
On a day when the market is taking it on the chin, some decidedly bullish bets are emerging in retail land in the options pits. Case in point: Coach.
Coach is gaining with upside options activity despite broad market headwinds, indicating that fashion is not yet a victim of the economic downturn.
Stocks logged their worst day in a month Monday as a key manufacturing gauge came in weaker than expected and the dollar made a comeback.
Stocks tumbled Monday as the dollar made a comeback and a key manufacturing gauge came in weaker than expected.
As mentioned earlier this week, a number of companies this week have signaled some stabilization in conditions, with some even hinting of a bottom.
While indicating a modestly lower open earlier this morning, the markets turned around late in the morning on a strong rebound in financials and the digestion of a series of less pessimistic comments by corporate executives.
The markets are poised for another weak open following a big round of earnings reports this morning. The earnings picture was far from pretty too, with many companies, from large industrials to regional banks, showing continued weakness in business conditions over the past quarter.
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Biogen and Brinker International popped while Exxon Mobil and MGM Mirage dropped.
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
With Congress passing Obama's much lauded stimulus package, trillions of dollars are headed towards the economy. But the markets' aren't liking what they see or hear. The truth is that while a stimulus package might help, it does not heal the fundamental ill -- we all spent too much for too long.
Consumers are hunkering down and spending less. This behavior is having a far-reaching impact on the economy. At CNBC.com, we are launching the "Consumer Nation" blog to track these developments.
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of McDonald’s and US Bancorp popped while Cash America and Coach dropped.
Q: On Fast Money’s trader radar we look at the stock that was lighting up screens across Wall Street. Inspired by a baseball glove in 1941, the founder of this handbag company created his first bag from the same tanned leather. The company has since expanded from its popular handbags to sunglasses and footwear. But even with the tough leather of a mitt this retailer couldn’t catch a break today, as shares plunged on disappointing second quarter results. Who is it?
While guidance from financials is generally downbeat again, there are a few outliers reporting good results outside of the banks.
The ailing banking system is at the top of the Obama Administration's agenda Wednesday, after worries about the sector Tuesday handed the stock market its worse Inauguration Day losses ever.
A large put trade has been made in Tiffany as its shares have fallen ahead of its holiday sales report Wednesday. One trader this morning bought 10,000 of the January 20 puts...
Following are the week’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Sears and Palm popped while Wells Fargo and Coach dropped.