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U.S. stocks ended narrowly mixed in light volume trade, under some pressure from declines in Disney and oil prices.
If you’re not in one of these categories, you’re going to have a really hard time, retail analyst Dana Telsey says.
U.S. stocks closed narrowly mixed in low volume trade after a slew of data releases Wednesday, the last full trading day of the holiday week.
NEW YORK— Stocks wobbled on Wednesday and finished little changed before the Thanksgiving holiday in the U.S. A rebound by drugmakers Pfizer and Allergan boosted the health care sector, while consumer stocks like e-commerce giant Amazon.com and home retailer Home Depot rose in the last trading day before Black Friday unofficially kicks off the holiday...
BOSTON, Nov 24- U.S. retailers are hunting for evidence of new breaches leading into the holiday shopping season after a cyber intelligence firm privately warned them about payment-card-stealing malware that it said evades almost all security software. "This is by far the most sophisticated point-of-sale malware seen to date," said Maria Noboa, lead technical...
U.S. stocks closed mildly lower as investors eyed fluctuations in oil prices and looked ahead to data in the shortened Thanksgiving holiday week.
U.S. stocks closed higher Friday, helped by gains in retail stocks, as investors looked to central banker comments.
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DETAILS: 1.75 gallon glass fish bowls that are shaped like brandy snifters sold at PetSmart stores nationwide from March 2010 through September 2013. HOW MANY: About 81,300 in the U.S. and 4,000 in Canada. An additional 10,200 were recalled in the U.S. on April 24, 2014 and 1,000 were previously recalled in Canada.
Activist investor Carl Icahn told Reuters that rates "need" to go higher, while Wells Capital Management senior portfolio manager Margaret Patel said a rate increase would boost lending to small businesses and prompt investors to expand holdings away from mega-cap companies like Amazon.com Inc and Google parent Alphabet Inc that have accounted for nearly...
“Mad Money” host Jim Cramer on why the Treasury’s new rules don’t worry him over Allergan.
U.S. equities closed higher on Wednesday as investors digested the release of the Federal Reserve's October meeting minutes.
Jim Cramer explains why Target didn't exceed earnings expectations.
Nov 18- Lowe's Cos Inc, the No.2 U.S. home improvement chain, reported better-than-expected quarterly profit and sales at stores open at least a year, as people spent more on home improvement amid a strong recovery in the U.S. housing market. The U.S. housing recovery has been gaining traction, with homebuilder sentiment hitting decade highs in July, August and...
Lowe's delivered quarterly earnings that topped analysts' expectations on Wednesday, helped by a strong recovery in the U.S. housing market.
Nov 18- Lowe's Cos Inc, the No.2 U.S. home improvement chain, reported better-than-expected profit and quarterly sales at stores open at least a year, helped by a strong recovery in the U.S. housing market. The U.S. housing recovery has been gaining traction, with homebuilder sentiment hitting decade highs in July, August and September, according to the National...
The home-improvement retailer's performance is similar to that of rival Home Depot Inc., which posted strong quarterly results a day earlier. For the period ended Oct. 30, Lowe's Cos. earned $736 million, or 80 cents per share. The average estimate of 14 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 78 cents per share.
As earnings create an uncertain outlook for the U.S. consumer, "Fast Money" traders are sticking with what has worked this year.
“Mad Money” host Jim Cramer thinks this sector is ready to bounce back when the Fed raises rates.