Comparable sales at company stores grew 1.2 percent for the fourth quarter, missing an estimate of 3.1 percent from FactSet.
Using hedge fund analytics tool Kensho, CNBC conducted a study to find out which retailers tend to fare best after Wal-Mart tops earnings expectations.
Bank of America Merrill Lynch on Wednesday upgraded Wal-Mart to buy, citing the potential for earnings to rise on strong e-commerce growth.
Luxury homebuilder Toll Brothers reported an earnings and revenue beat on Wednesday, helped by strong demand in orders for homes.
Jim Cramer says investors might be getting a bang for the buck after retail helped lead a recent rally.
Goldman Sachs says Nvidia is the only new name in the top 10 stocks list hedge funds are betting against the most.
Facebook is one of many tech companies to reach record levels this year.
Having your spokesperson win a Super Bowl does wonders for sales growth, but lapping those numbers can get a bit tricky.
The dollar will be stronger due to strength in the U.S. economy and the Fed leaning toward contractionary policy, Gartman says.
Goldman says the strategy of buying stocks most owned by hedge funds has outperformed the market by 2.4 percentage points annually since 2001.
Snap's IPO could be a game-changer not only for the "Silicon Beach" start-up ecosystem in L.A., but also for start-ups all around the country.
The investment bank lowered its price forecast for Brent crude through 2022 to an average of $50-$70.
The "Fast Money" traders share their first moves for the market open.
As global growth picks up, U.S. markets could see a correction. But that doesn't mean you should divest, analysts say.
Markets are vulnerable to a surprise from the Fed, even though the meeting minutes it will release Wednesday are pretty stale.
Jim Cramer broke down how to identify the best of the best when it comes to the stock market.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
A daily look at the morning's key financial stories.
There may be way too much anticipation built up around Trump’s tax reform talk.
The bull rally may be strong, but the long-term outlook appears weak and uncertain, Vanguard founder Jack Bogle tells CNBC.
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