Target beats second-quarter earnings expectations thanks to an increase in traffic and sales. The retailer also boosts its full-year estimates.Retailread more
Corporate debt recently passed the $1 trillion mark in a continuing sign of global financial displacement.Marketsread more
Trump said he has "been thinking about payroll taxes for a long time" — and he cautioned that "whether or not we do something now, it's not being done because of recession."Politicsread more
Lowe's also tops rival Home Depot on same-store sales growth in the U.S.Retailread more
President Donald Trump said on Twitter he was postponing a scheduled meeting with Denmark's prime minister because of her lack of interest in discussing a possible sale of...World Politicsread more
After a rush on refinances, homeowners took a breather last week, despite still seeing the lowest interest rates in about three years.Real Estateread more
After Elon Musk touts Tesla solar on Twitter, Walmart sues the electric vehicle and clean energy company over store rooftop panels that ignited.Technologyread more
The bond market has entered a financial twilight zone, and at this point, there doesn't seem to be a smooth way out.Market Insiderread more
Huawei CEO Ren Zhengfei laid out plans to bring more efficiencies to the organization. This included simplifying the reporting structure, cutting down on surplus staff, axing...Technologyread more
Wall Street still has an appetite for Beyond Meat, but two traders have a better way to play the stock.Trading Nationread more
China has used both monetary and fiscal measures to lift economic activity as its trade war with the U.S. looks set to intensify in the coming months.China Economyread more
Mallinckrodt Plc.: "Sell, sell, sell. They paid too much for Acthar. I don't know why they did that. It was kind of a nutty thing to do. We're going to say no."
Alteryx Inc.: "I want you to let it run. I just hear nothing but good things about that. It's a small-cap stock that's going to the big time. Keep it."
Charles River Laboratories Intl. Inc.: "People thought the quarter wasn't that good. We should get [CEO] Jim Foster back on. I thought the quarter was OK. This is like Idexx Labs and like Henry Schein. Periodically, you get a quarter and people think it's not that great, but I like that company. "
GoPro Inc.: "I thought GoPro would have a better quarter. I still think it might be OK, but boy, they did throw cold water on the whole darned situation in that last conference call."