107.61 +0.01 (0.01%)
After hours: 4:44PM EDT
|Bid||106.54 x 1300|
|Ask||0.00 x 800|
|Day's Range||107.03 - 108.17|
|52 Week Range||70.30 - 108.17|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||18.01|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||1.16 (1.09%)|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
When the massive retailer—and Barron’s Next 50 stock—turned in a big quarter, investors applauded and some observers wondered whether that meant market share was being ripped from dollar stores or grocers. Walmart’s quarter “begs the question: rising tide or zero sum for its retail peers? “Walmart’s nonfood business—apparel, garden, other seasonal—is more discretionary in nature and more likely to benefit from favorable weather and a robust consumer,” they wrote.
The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Urban Outfitters, Boot Barn Holdings, Kohl's, Dollar General and RH
Investor David Einhorn has gathered up a bundle of retail stocks, reflecting many investors' move out of high-valuation sectors into cheaper ones. Einhorn's Greenlight Capital sold tech stocks in Q2 in exchange for retail stocks such as Gap Inc. ( GPS), Best Buy Co. ( BBY), Dollar General Corp. ( DG), Dollar Tree Inc. ( DLTR) and The TJX Companies ( TJX), according to a recent filing and as reported by Barron's.
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Spending at retailers is predicted to climb at least 4.5%, compared with a prior forecast range of 3.8% to 4.4%, per the National Retail Federation.
The last change in the short interest score occurred more than 1 month ago and implies that there has been little change in sentiment among investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices. Index (PMI) data, output in the Consumer Services sector is rising.
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A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue headlines of the week. None of these stories is legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked these out. Here are the real facts:
Over the last three months, the best mutual funds have continued to focus their investments on retailers like Macy's, Kohl's and TJX, as well as medical stocks like Abiomed, Boston Scientific and UnitedHealth.
A teen-focused discount chain is the IBD Stock Of The Day: Five Below stock is forming another base, albeit a late-stage base.
Dollar General's (DG) compelling store growth story at convenient locations and focus on consumable products lend it an edge over competitors.
Retailers have been strong in 2018, notably off-price Ross Stores, TJX and Burlington Stores. Those three stocks, plus Dollar General, are in or near buy points.
Dollar General's (DG) commitment toward better pricing, private label offering, effective inventory management, and merchandise and operational initiatives should drive sales and margins.
On June 20, Morgan Stanley increased its price target on FIVE stock to $94.00 from $78.00. Currently, analysts’ 12-month average target price for FIVE is $100.75, which reflects a 2.7% upside to its price on July 5.
Investing Action Plan: JPMorgan Chase, Citigroup and Wells Fargo kick off earnings season Friday. OPEC and IEA oil reports are on tap as supply fears keep crude futures near multiyear highs.
Dollar General is the IBD Stock Of The Day. The discount retailer has a handle buy point as earnings and sales growth improve.
Dollar General (DG) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock? We take a look at earnings estimates for some clues.
Dollar Tree (DLTR) has seen some trimming as of late: The stock is down 21% year to date, hurt by disappointing earnings and issues at its Family Dollar segment. Dollar Tree management hasn't said it's willing to give up on the Family Dollar unit. Who might buy Family Dollar, you may ask?
This could indicate that investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices are not currently targeting DG. Over the last one-month, outflows of investor capital in ETFs holding DG totaled $981 million.
The figures provide new specificity to MarketStreet's plans for its stadium development, crystallizing how the project would help transform an area that is the city's most vibrant international district — and one that's increasingly on the radar of other developers.