Something seemed to have the traders on Friday’s episode of “Options Action” feeling mighty bearish.
At Friday's ribbon cutting for the Barclays Center, the new Brooklyn home for the NBA's Nets franchise, a transformation was clear. The New Jersey Nets were never cool. The BROOKLYN Nets are.
Adidas is hoping to inspire consumers with basketball star Derrick Rose's tale of recovery from an ACL injury with a campaign that gives consumers a peek behind the scenes. They also are not waiting for Rose's return to launch a new line of shoes and apparel under the D Rose logo.
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More than one-third of Americans are considered obese, and investors looking to capitalize on that trend could find themselves, uh...well-fed.
Hublot exports 40 percent of its products to China. With China’s GDP numbers out Friday morning indicating economic growth falling to 7.6 percent, the slowest pace in three years, the luxury time-piece company has a lot to think about.
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
Not being invested in equities right now is one of the “most dangerous” things to do, according to Jack Bouroudjian, CEO of Bull and Bear Partners, who believes U.S. companies will beat Wall Street’s estimates for second-quarter earnings.
Second quarter earnings data released today in the U.S. is set to disappoint investors, John Butters, Senior Earnings Analyst at FactSet told CNBC.
Big retailers including Costco Wholesale, Macy’s, Target, and Kohl’s reported June sales that failed to meet estimates. Some retailers even changed their earnings forecasts as a result. As the back-to-school season and the holidays get closer, a rotten retail stock could start to stink. Here’s what analysts are looking out for.
In the wake of the recent buzz about the various year-end targets on the S&P 500, the Fast pros gave their takes on where the S&P 500 will end up this year.
Forrest Gump. That’s whose life I feel like I’ve lived over the past six years at CNBC.
Last Friday’s Options Action was neither bullish nor bearish; it was strictly contrarian. The traders found a way to get bullish on a name almost everyone thinks is in unremitting decline – Best Buy. And they got bearish on Starbuck, a company that the street just loves— with 23 ‘Buy’ ratings and only one ‘Underperform.’
With Friday’s employment report looming, a surprise contraction in manufacturing activity in June raises the specter that the current economic soft patch may lead to something more dire.
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After Nike posted its first quarterly earnings miss in two years, one analyst has downgraded the company’s stock amid concerns of slowing orders for greater China.
Stocks finished the final trading day of the weak second quarter with a huge bang as Wall Street cheered a surprise agreement by EU leaders to help the region's struggling banks.
Unlike all those other times, the latest developments in the EU financial crisis provide major upside for buy and hold investors, says Jon Najarian.
Nike stock dropped 10 percent in after-hours trading following its earnings release, reports CNBC's Darren Rovell.
Sam Poser, analyst at Sterne Agee, weighs in why he downgraded Nike stock to "neutral" from "buy."