Target beat second-quarter earnings expectations thanks to an increase in traffic and sales. The retailer boosted 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 has lagged for years ... it seems that under the guidance of Marvin, the new CEO, Lowe's is really getting its act together," said Oppenheimer analyst Brian Nagel.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
Domino's Pizza Inc.: "I think the quarter's going to be OK. I like the stock. I think [CEO] Ritch Allison's doing a real good job. I'm sticking with Domino's. [The] category's not that flamboyant, it's not doing that well, but hey, listen, they're taking some share from another competitor that I don't need to name."
Baidu Inc.: "Nope, nope. We're going to recommend only Alibaba. We've added that just because we feel like the trade camp is going to get a deal, but that's the only one we're going to do because we're very, very strong on the fundamentals there. "
Transocean Ltd.: "I don't like offshore drilling. It's just been a real loser. If you want to own offshore drilling, you might as well go be in … Schlumberger, and I never thought Schlumberger would sink as low as it did. There. I own that. "
MarketAxess Holdings Inc.: "You know we liked [CEO Rick] McVey when he was on. We're not going to cash out up 21 percent. More upside."
Lumentum Holdings Inc.: "Lumentum is a short-term trader. It's too much of a trading vehicle. Too hard for this guy. I'm going to have to take a pass on it."