A planned delay in the delivery of two tax refunds could be taking a bite out of Wal-Mart's revenue.
Karen Short, Barclays, shares her bull case for Wal-Mart, with an overweight rating on the company and $82 price target. With CNBC's Courtney Reagan.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports on Wal-Mart's Q4 highlights.
Here are some of the key stories CNBC is following this hour:
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
U.S. stock index futures are poised for a slightly higher open on Tuesday as traders eyed a deluge of earnings reports.
Analysts had expected the low-price chain to earn $1.29 a share on $131.2 billion in revenue.
NEW YORK— The nation's largest retailer keeps working to make headway against the largest online seller. Macy's reported another quarter of sluggish sales, even as it's been scrambling for new ways to bring shoppers in and beef up online services. And Target Corp., one of Wal-Mart's main rivals, warned last month of weak sales for the holiday season.
Jan Rogers Kniffen, J. Rogers Kniffen founder, provides insight to Wal-Mart's quarterly results which posted an EPS beat of $1.30 Adj but missed on revenues at $130.936 billion vs. $131.218 billion estimates.
Consumer goods giant Kraft Heinz is falling after it withdrew a $143 billion offer for competitor Unilever, but other food and household goods makers are rising as investors bet Kraft will make an offer for one of those companies instead. LET'S CALL THE WHOLE THING OFF: Kraft Heinz and Unilever both slumped after Kraft withdrew a $143 billion offer to buy its...
Stocks are hunting for more good news on the economy—as well as signs that Washington will be getting down to business on tax reform.
Retail CEOs are on the edge this week amid news of a border-adjustment tax, and this analyst foresees a big hit on earnings.
The tax plan that promises the biggest cuts in corporate taxes without straining the budget looks increasingly unlikely to become law.
Piper Jaffray expects strong fourth-quarter financial results from Workday due to "marquee signings."
The Home Depot Inc. reports earnings before the market open. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. reports earnings after the market close. Macy's Inc. reports earnings after the market close.
With Home Depot trading at all-time highs, is it a "buy" ahead of its earnings next week? CNBC contributor Mike Khouw weighs in.
The "Buffett Effect" was at play with news that Berkshire Hathaway had nearly quadrupled its stake in Apple, USA Today reports.
Jeremy Hill, Old Blackheath Companies, and Oliver Pursche, Bruderman Brothers, share their stock picks.
Simeon Siegel, Nomura Instinet, forecasts what border tax could mean for the retail space.
NEW YORK— Wal-Mart has acquired the outdoor clothing and gear seller Moosejaw for $51 million as it expands its online offerings. Wal-Mart says Madison Heights, Michigan- based Moosejaw, which is largely online and sells more than 400 brands, will keep operating its site and stores. Bentonville, Arkansas- based Wal-Mart also purchased online marketplace...