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Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Wednesday:
Nov 6- Whole Foods Market Inc on Wednesday reported slower same-store sales growth in the fourth quarter and the grocer lowered its sales forecast for fiscal 2014, sending shares down 8.7 percent in after hours trading.
Whole Foods Market on Wednesday reported same-store sales that decelerated in the fourth quarter. Shares plunged in extended-hours trading.
Nov 6- Whole Foods Market Inc on Wednesday reported same-store sales that decelerated in the fourth quarter and the grocer lowered its sales forecast for fiscal 2014, sending shares down 8.7 percent in after hours trading.
*Ralph Lauren climbs after earnings, dividend boost. The equity market was also buoyed by a host of initial public offerings, with six new issues expected to start trading Wednesday, a day ahead of the highly anticipated IPO of Twitter Inc. Barracuda Networks Inc shares jumped 27.1 percent to $22.88 early on its first trading day.
*Ralph Lauren climbs after earnings, dividend boost. John Williams, president of the San Francisco Federal Reserve Bank, said Tuesday the Fed should wait for stronger evidence of economic momentum before pulling back on its massive bond-buying program, but should then announce a definitive end to the stimulus.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Wall Street on Wednesday.
NEW YORK, Nov 6- U.S. stock index futures rose on Wednesday on the possibility the Federal Reserve may keep stimulus measures in place longer than anticipated ahead of data key later this week on the labor market and economic growth.
Besides the ousted co-founders, there are a number of other key players who are responsible for growing and running the company now.
Several highly anticipated events will finally happen this week, some after months of speculation.
It looks like next week could be a big week in the market. Are you ready?
LOS ANGELES, Oct 23- Shareholder activists come in different flavors. One is the deep-pocketed investor, such as Carl Icahn or Dan Loeb, who takes big stakes in companies and forces management to change strategy.
Cerberus and others are exploring a deal for Safeway, which could potentially shape up to be one of the largest buyouts since the financial crisis.
A reliably bullish chart pattern has captured Cramer’s attention
Optimism appears to be providing the momentum for stocks in the near term, StockMonster's Guy Adami said Monday.
If there's a Holy Grail in the stock market, Cramer says it's got to be this.
Since Lehman filed for bankruptcy five years ago, a screen of the S&P 500 reveals that about 20 percent of the index components remain in the red.
“This is an amazing development,” said Cramer. It hasn’t happened for over 10 years.
Get ready. Cramer's identified a slew of catalysts. And they're rapidly approaching.
The FDA said, after testing 1,300 samples of rice and rice products, that the amount of detectable arsenic is too low to cause immediate or short-term negative health effects.