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"I'm not that worried about the consumer because I do think that they have benefited from higher home prices," TheStreet's Stephanie Link says.
"The consumer is being picky, so as an investor we need to be picky as well," Fidelity's Peter Dixon says.
Even if you hate home shopping, Neely Tamminga of Piper Jaffray says you should watch HSN.
The Mad Money host says it's time to think about putting money to work. “Let me give you the list I have been working off of,” Cramer said.
Unintended consequences are in part to blame for volatile markets. To paraphrase Donald Rumsfeld, it's not the known unknowns that worry traders, it's the unknown unknowns.
It’s time for the Lightning Round! Jim Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
Though stocks fell Monday, Jim Cramer expressed doubt the stock market rally is losing steam, especially given the eclectic mix of stocks hitting all-time highs.
You can't even blame the grim U.S. durable goods number on a statistical fluke. This was the most high profile data point this week, and greatly complicates the taper talk.
The opportunities are few and far between in this sector as a result of shifting consumer demand, Cramer said.
Global manufacturing indexes are up, yet retail results are wetting the bed...again.
Aug 21- Target Corp warned of weak annual sales and profits on Wednesday as U.S. shoppers remain cautious and its new Canadian stores are not doing as well as anticipated. Shares of Target fell as much as 4.1 percent to $65.14, their lowest level since March, and were down 3 percent in later trading.
Target warned on Wednesday its annual profit was likely to be near the low end of its forecast as it anticipated continued cautious consumer spending.
Lowe's profit blew past Wall Street expectations, but valuations are looking somewhat stretched. Is this the top for home improvement?
Aug 21- Target Corp warned on Wednesday its annual profit was likely to be near the low end of its forecast as it anticipated continued cautious consumer spending, the latest retailer to signal U.S. shoppers were holding back.
*TJX Cos, Best Buy shares rise after results. NEW YORK, Aug 20- The S&P 500 bounced on Tuesday to end a four-day losing skid, as earnings from Best Buy and TJX Cos helped buoy retailers and consumer discretionary stocks. Along with TJX, Best Buy and J.C. Penney also rose after they posted results.
NEW YORK, Aug 20- The S&P 500 bounced on Tuesday to end a four-day losing skid, as earnings from Best Buy and TJX Cos helped buoy retailers and consumer discretionary stocks.
*Home Depot, Best Buy shares rise after results. NEW YORK, Aug 20- U.S. stocks, snapping the year's longest losing streak, rose on Tuesday on gains by Best Buy Co, J.C. Penney and other retailers. Best Buy, Home Depot and J.C. Penney rose after they posted results.
*Home Depot, Best Buy shares rise after results. NEW YORK, Aug 20- U.S. stocks rose on Tuesday, boosted by major retailers Home Depot and Best Buy Co on positive profits and outlooks, after the market's longest losing streak this year.
*Home Depot, Best Buy shares rise after results. "This has been a technical pullback, and with the 10- year yield near 3 percent we are pretty close to reversing it," said Peter Cardillo, chief market economist at Rockwell Global Capital in New York, pointing to what he called a buying opportunity on U.S. equities, which fell for four consecutive sessions.
*Second-quarter earnings/share $0.66 vs estimate $0.63. Aug 20- TJX Cos Inc, the owner of the low-price T.J. Maxx and Marshalls chains, reported better-than-expected quarterly sales, bucking a trend of weak results at a host of retailers.