Wal-Mart Stores posted a higher-than-expected quarterly profit on Thursday. John Lawrence, managing director of equity research at Morgan Keegan shared his earnings analysis on the firm.
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Consumers borrowed less for a record eighth straight month in September amid rising unemployment and tight credit conditions.
As the economy soured, consumers became increasingly resourceful in order to make ends meet. However, this doesn't always mean consumers are shopping on price alone. A new study released by the Grocery Manufacturers Association, Booz & Co. and SheSpeaks looks at the factors influencing a shopper's decision to buy.
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Intel's earnings beat should help stocks Wednesday but focus will quickly shift to J.P. Morgan's report, ahead of the opening bell.
The positive side of the weak greenback story should show up this week, as a parade of multinationals report earnings.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Thursday, Oct. 8.
Investors are eager for signs that the economic recovery is underway - and after hours it seems Alcoa delivered.
Stocks ended mixed Wednesday as banks and techs gained but investors took a wait-and-see approach ahead of the start of earnings season. But banks and techs gained.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Wednesday, Oct. 7.
Stocks struggled Wednesday as investors took a breather after a two-day rally and braced for the start of earnings season. But banks and techs giane.d
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September retail sales: improving, but is it enough? September same store sales, out tomorrow, are expected to decline by 0.8 percent year over year, according to RetailMetrics.
The wealthiest Americans have lost between 20 and 40 percent of their assets over the last year and a half. Michael Sonnenfeldt, founder of Tiger 21, told CNBC how the very rich have reacted.
We say it often on the show: we like to risk less to possibly make more. That's why we typically shun buying options outright, and choose to pair our costs by selling one option to buy another. But occasionally, one of our guys (and gal) senses a bargain, and that's exactly what happened with Dan's strangle on Costco.
Stocks slipped Wednesday as investors took a breather after a two-day rally and braced for the start of earnings season.
Wall Street momentum has clearly shifted back in the direction of the bulls. After falling for seven of eight sessions, the major averages have now risen for two consecutive days, with the Dow chalking up its biggest one-day advance since August 21.