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You may see solid gains this September, even though it's historically known as the worst month for stocks, Bespoke's Paul Hickey says.
Stocks mostly fell on Tuesday after the S&P 500 hit another intraday record, as energy companies dropped with the price of oil.
Some of Tuesday's midday movers:
NBC Sports' Dave Briggs weighs in on reports Nike signed a 20-year shoe contract with NBA star Kevin Durant, outbidding Under Armour. Under Armour has signed Gisele Bundchen.
Oklahoma City Thunder's Kevin Durant signed a major new shoe deal with Nike, rejecting an offer from Under Armour.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Collette Wixom is saving for her four-year-old son's college tuition by featuring him in branded attire on social media, with a following of 175,000.
Investors have been banking on a decline in the popularity of golf, with stocks that have exposure to the sport seeing an increase in short interest.
The U.S. men's footwear market grew 8 percent over the past two years through May, twice the rate seen by women's.
Four stock plays the "Fast Money" traders are watching could be on the verge of a serious move higher.
At just 27 years old, Maria Sharapova not only a tennis superstar, but a budding entrepreneur.
Coming off his latest major win, golfer Rory McIlroy told CNBC he feels a duty to help drive the popularity of the sport as participation levels slide.
Labor leaders in Cambodia knew they had a strong case for higher wages: they had already compared notes with activists in neighboring countries.
JAKARTA/ PHNOM PENH, Aug 18- Labour leaders behind the biggest strikes in Cambodia's $5 billion garment industry knew last year they had a strong case for higher wages: they had already compared notes with activists in neighbouring countries.
SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 15- Apple Inc has worked with supplier Quanta over the past year to improve working conditions after a 2013 audit, published on Friday, uncovered a profusion of violations, including excessive overtime and health hazards.
HONG KONG, Aug 14- Chinese shoe manufacturer Yue Yuen Industrial Holdings Ltd posted a 48 percent fall in first-half net profit as it booked provisions to improve employee benefits- steps it has taken after it suffered from a major strike earlier this year.
SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 12- Apple Inc has been discussing how its "HealthKit" service will work with health providers at Mount Sinai, the Cleveland Clinic and Johns Hopkins as well as with Allscripts, a competitor to electronic health records provider Epic Systems, people familiar with the discussions said.
A growing trend in casual wear is all about comfort and denim is still struggling to find its place, and leaving some companies in a tough spot.
BERLIN, Aug 7- Adidas, the world's second-biggest sportswear firm, will increase its spending on marketing by 1 percent of sales as it seeks to halt the advance of market leader Nike following a profit warning last week. Adidas spent about 12.4 percent of its 14.5 billion euros of revenue on sales and marketing in 2013..
The reduction in the margin- a measure of operating income as a proportion of sales- comes after Adidas said last week it needed to increase investment in a bid to catch up with market leader Nike. Among the 2015 targets Adidas abandoned was a goal for an operating margin of 11 percent, still below the 13 percent U.S. group Nike saw in its fiscal year to May 31.