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US stocks rallied on Wednesday, following a strong second-quarter earnings report from Intel on Tuesday after the bell, fueling hopes of a recovery led by technology companies. The S&P 500 posted its best 3-day percent gain since March 12, 2009, right at the start of the recent rally.
Consumer discretionary stocks surged in the first half of 2009, and retail analysts Kimberly Greenberger of Citi, and Charles Grom of JPMorgan, discussed what's in store for the sector in the second half of the year.
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
Q: On Fast Money’s trader radar we look at the stock that was lighting up screens across Wall Street. This retailer opened in the 70’s and was originally called The Free People’s Store, offering funky and free-spirited clothing and housewares. These days, the company not only owns a Free People line of clothing, but operates the Anthropologie chain as well. Today, however, this one-of-a-kind retailer couldn’t beat the trend in consumer spending, as shares dropped on a negative sales report. Who is it?
Many retailers saw weak sales as consumer spending largely dried up after the holiday season.
Laura Champine, senior retail analyst for Cowen & Co., has been at the mall, shopping for good retailers, and she's got some very definite ideas about the few positive trends out there.
Despite dismal December chain store sales numbers, Kimberly Greenberger, retail analyst at Citi, told CNBC's investors to prepare their portfolios accordingly as retail stocks will make a turnaround in 2009.
Citi's Kimberly Greenberger is looking for a turnaround in retail stocks sometime in the second half of next year. In the meantime, even the best of retailers are struggling.
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Baidu.com and UnitedHealth popped while Costco and Harley-Davidson dropped.
Q: On Fast Money’s trader radar we look at the stock that was lighting up screens across Wall Street. At it's founding in the 1970s , this retailer was called “the free people’s store,” offering funky and free-spirited clothing and housewares. These days, the operator of Anthropologie still sparks political controversy, selling T-shirt’s with Obama’s face, the Israeli flag, and Free Tibet, among others. Today, never one to follow the mainstream, this retailer beat the slowdown in consumer spending and reported higher profits, pleasing shareholders and hippie shoppers alike. Who is it?
Maria Bartiromo discusses Wednesday's top business and financial stories, and looks ahead to tomorrow.
With the stock market on edge, now may not be the time to start taking big risks. But it's not time to run and hide either.
Plus, Cramer opines on a retail resurgence and ConAgra.
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