Market turmoil has investors running for a place to hide, but for one technician the choice is obvious: consumer discretionary.» Read More
European stocks were called to open higher on Thursday, tracking Asia overnight where stocks rose after the European Central Bank, the Federal Reserve, the Bank of Canada, Bank of England and the Swiss National Bank cut the cost of US dollar liquidity swaps to ease a potential US dollar funding crisis in the European banking sector.
The two biggest gainers in the benchmark S&P 500 this year are in the oil and natural gas industry. Political instability among Middle Eastern oil countries and new drilling sites and technologies here at home are raising the prospects for growth, reports TheStreet.com.
Americans calling the customer service lines of their airlines, phone companies and banks are now more likely to speak to Mark in Manila than Bharat in Bangalore. The NYT reports.
The National Retail Federation predicts up to 152 million Americans will shop during the upcoming Black Friday weekend, and deal-seeking consumers may flock to discount retailers, Kimco Realty's chief executive told CNBC Tuesday.
Cramer’s researcher, Nicole Urken, explains why no one tool should be relied upon when making investment decisions
In the war of the java giants, find out which name Cramer thinks is a steal.
Using the PEG ratio, Mad Money's Cramer shows investors how they can buy Starbucks for less, on a growth basis, than they'd pay for Dunkin Brands.
The Fast Money pros found price hikes at Starbucks quite interesting; they don't think Starbucks really needed them.
Starbucks is raising prices in several major US markets, with Dennis Gartman, the Gartman Letter. The Fast Money traders also look at big market movers midday.
The high unemployment and low consumer confidence in the U.S. may have prompted investors to steer clear of consumer-related bets. But one fund manager is taking the opposite view, believing the return of prosperity in America will bolster shares in consumer discretionary stocks.
Starbucks is trending on Twitter on its acquisition of a juice business, with CNBC's Herb Greenberg.
Normally, when a company like Starbucks makes an acquisition that takes into new territory I’m the first to say: “This is a sign the core business has matured—and going forward this will be a different business from the one investors bought.” But with Starbucks—I won’t.
The "Fast Money" traders share what moves they plan to make going forward.
Howard Schultz, Starbucks chairman & CEO, discusses the company's acquisition of juice-maker Evolution Fresh for $30 million.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer shares his final thoughts of the week on Starbuck's downgrade.
Stocks recouped some of their losses in a volatile trading session Friday but still finished lower as investors digested a handful of headlines from the euro zone and ahead of a key confident vote in Greece.
Starbucks landed on the trader radar, with the price action suggesting this stock may have room to run.
The Fast Money traders with the play on Starbuck's profitable Q4 earnings.
Futures zig-zagged in volatile pre-market trading Friday after the monthly government non-farm payroll rose less than expected and as traders continued to closely monitor events in the euro zone as the G20 Summit in France took place.
The Nutcracker featured on Starbucks' new holiday cups shows some very familiar similarities to the Guy Fawkes mask that is often associated with group Anonymous and Occupy Wall Street protestors.