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A few names stand to outperform their peers as the back-to-school season approaches, Dana Telsey says.
Here is an outlook on several stocks that could experience big short squeezes when they announce earnings this week, reports TheStreet.com
The apparel maker has recently received both an upgrade and downgrade, so here's where Jim Cramer fits in.
SYDNEY, Oct 12- Private equity firm TPG has withdrawn a A $694 million takeover bid for Australian surfwear retailer Billabong International Ltd, the second bidder to exit after inspecting its books, knocking the stock to a record low. The TPG withdrawal is a big negative for the stock, "said Stan Shamu, market strategist at IG Markets.
By Miranda Maxwell MELBOURNE, Oct 4- TPG Capital Management LP's. $700 million bid for Billabong International Ltd. Shares in Billabong fell as much as 23 percent to A $1.015, their lowest in more than three months, and last traded down 18.3 percent at A $1.075 before being placed on a trading halt.
MELBOURNE, Oct 4- Australia's Billabong International Ltd lost almost a quarter of its market value after a report said the last remaining bidder, private equity firm TPG Capital Management LP, might follow former suitors and ditch its takeover offer for the surfwear retailer.
Take a look at some of Wednesday morning’s early movers:
These heavily shorted stocks could get squeezed way higher if they report positive earnings this week, reports TheStreet.
While the economy may be at the end of the business cycle, this should not be feared. Instead, investors can exploit these inflection point. Here are five stocks that are set to fall on earnings this week, according to TheStreet.
A long position in Pacific Sunwear looked like a hot trade but all it did was burn Guy Adami. So what does he have to say about this stock now?
Despite unseasonably chilly temperatures—which should dampen demand for warm weather clothing—and rising gasoline prices—which should put a lid on spending—retail industry analysts continue to see some pockets of strength in the retail landscape. A look at where they are.
A quarter of teenagers were jobless in March, even as the unemployment rate for the rest of the population decreased. This figure may only get worse if budget-strapped states raise the minimum wage.
Retailers had several headwinds to deal with in February; however, analysts are still expecting sales to be higher than the year-ago period.
Heading into Thursday's batch of retail sales reports, expectations are high that retailers will report their strongest sales in four years. However, as BJ's Wholesale's report showed Wednesday, there are sure to be some misses here and there.
There's nothing like buyer's remorse when it comes to stocks.
Stocks closed mixed amid thin holiday trading after a couple lackluster economic reports on housing and consumer confidence. Chevron and HP rose, while American Express fell.
Stocks declined modestly amid thin holiday trading and after a couple lackluster economic reports as the Northeast recovered from a huge snowstorm. Caterpillar and Disney fell, while Bank of America rose.
Stocks rallied to new highs as the S&P 500 Index reached its highest close since Lehman Brothers went bankrupt in September 2008 amid light trading and several strong earnings reports. Bank of America and JPMorgan rose, while 3M fell.