*Italia Independent seeks to expand in Europe, U.S., Asia. COPENHAGEN/ MILAN, June 28- Shares in Danish beauty products retailer Matas and Italian sunglass retailer Italia Independent rose on their stock market debuts on Friday, underscoring investor demand for luxury goods stocks.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Tuesday:
When two sisters' small shoe business was challenged by bigger players in the industry, they weren't caught flat-footed. Instead, sisters Jenifer and Sarah Caplan used the opportunity to re-make their line and remain competitive.
If you’ve been holding Sally Beauty this year, you’re portfolio is probably looking good. Shares are up a whopping 87% ytd.
Which stocks should investors be buying into next week? Barbara Marcin, portfolio manager at Gabelli Blue Chip Value Fund, and Peter Andersen, portfolio manager at Congress Asset Management Company, shared their best plays.
Here's what analysts and others say they're watching before the bell Friday.
Stocks rose on Tuesday amid hopes that the EU would step in to bail out Greece. Does this provide enough confidence and trust for investors to return to the markets? David Sowerby, chief market analyst and portfolio manager at Loomis Sayles & Co. and Lawrence Glazer, managing director at Mayflower Advisors discussed their insights.
U.S. consumer confidence rose in June to the highest since February 2008, but the question is: When are consumers going to spend a lot more to give the economy a turnaround? John Faucher, senior analyst at JPMorgan Chase and Linda Bolton Weiser, managing director at Caris & Co. said there are consumer stocks that investors ought to own right now—and a few to avoid.
Sally Beauty, Crystallex and SunPower.Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.