U.S. stocks closed lower on Friday as investors eyed inflation data and Fed Chair Yellen's speech ahead of the long weekend.» Read More
*Core inflation at highest since January 2013. The Labor Department said its Consumer Price Index rose 0.1 percent last month, while the so-called core CPI, which strips out food and energy costs, increased 0.3 percent, the largest gain since January 2013. "There is some conflicting information that is going on inside the marketplace that sort of belies what's...
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
May 22- U.S. stock index futures were higher on Friday, a day after the S&P 500 ended at an all-time high and ahead of Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's take on the economy that investors will peruse for clues on the timing of a rate hike. *Aeropostale slumped 22.8 percent to $2 in premarket trading after the teen apparel retailer estimated a...
NEW YORK _ Foot Locker Inc. on Friday reported fiscal first-quarter earnings of $184 million. The average estimate of 11 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.22 per share. Foot Locker shares have risen 14 percent since the beginning of the year.
A speech by Fed Chair Janet Yellen and CPI data guarantee that more traders will be working than otherwise might be ahead of the long weekend.
The "Halftime Report" traders give their trades for the second half.
Wednesday's Fed minutes along with housing data might cause turbulence.
Next week's Fed minutes along with housing data might cause turbulence.
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There's a new set of names primed and ready to take over space at the top U.S. shopping centers.
Jim Cramer took a look at retail as one of the strongest groups last quarter. Time to cash in, or follow the Wall Street fashion trends?
March 19- Nike Inc's profit beat market estimates as the world's largest sportswear maker sold more shoes and apparel at higher margins. Nike also said on Thursday orders for shoes and apparel scheduled for delivery from March through July 2015, a gauge of demand Nike calls "futures orders," rose 11 percent globally, excluding the impact of currency exchange rate...
Foot Locker, which derives most of its sales from Nike, trades at a much more favorable valuation than Nike.
Jim Cramer sees one company out there that could be big trouble if the U.S. dollar keeps strengthening.
The Voya Corporate Leaders Trust Fund, now run by a unit of Voya Financial Inc bought equal amounts of stock in 30 major U.S. corporations in 1935 and hasn't picked a new stock since. Some of its holdings are unchanged, including DuPont, General Electric, Procter& Gamble and Union Pacific. Others were spun off from or acquired from original components, including...
The "Fast Money" traders give their final trades of the day.
On a down day for markets, CNBC "Fast Money" traders took sides on some big-name stocks.
Foot Locker shares are higher after the company reported a surge in sales. "Fast Money" trader Tim Seymour says Foot Locker and Nike is like comparing apples and oranges.
U.S. stocks closed down more than 1 percent as investors weighed a jobs report that indicated a rate hike could come sooner rather than later.
U.S. stock index futures signaled a lower open on Friday after fluctuating as investors digested February's employment report.