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Pre-Market: 4:08AM EST
|Bid||44.15 x 200|
|Ask||46.65 x 200|
|Day's Range||43.81 - 44.59|
|52 Week Range||37.72 - 46.85|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.35%|
It appears the Grinch isn’t stealing Christmas—not from the bricks and mortar retailers and not from their investors—this year. After a terrible first part of 2017--the SPDR S&P Retail ETF (XRT) dropped 14% from the start of the year through August 21-- retailing stocks have perked up in recent weeks. It’s perhaps no wonder, if U.S. retail sales are any indication of their near term results.
Casey's recorded an impressive 17% YoY increase in total fuel sales during the quarter. Same-store gallons sold rose 1.9% and met the annual goal.
Casey’s reported its financial results for 2Q18 after the market closed on December 11. The results relate to the three-month period ending on October 31.
Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST) stock went on sale several times in the past 12 months and we bought it in bulk and we profited every time. Today, I want to go long COST stock, but this time it’s a little different. Since Costco stock is at all time highs, I need to adjust my strategy to account for the upcoming earnings report.
Black Friday has passed, but value-minded investors can still make hay in shares of troubled retailers.
As a dazzling investment year comes to a close, many are seeing nothing but bubbles on the horizon, with bitcoin out in front. Who knows when those bubbles will pop, which is why our call of the day says ...
Alongside the rest of the retail sector, Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) stock has been in rally mode. Since Black Friday, TGT stock has risen about 7% versus a 2% gain for the S&P 500. Research firms have been saying that Black Friday weekend was really good for almost all retailers, while multiple recent retail earnings reports corroborate this bullish sentiment.
By most reports, many retailers experienced strong digital sales growth during that important shopping period, while brick-and-mortar traffic declines finally moderated. One such boat is struggling teen mall retailer American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE:AEO). Comparable sales growth is expected to accelerate to its best level all year, while sequential margin improvement is expected to continue.
ADP's jobs report for November was published on December 6. It provided deeper insight into improvements in US employment.
Casey’s General Stores will report its 2Q18 results on December 12, 2017. Wall Street predicts a 3% YoY fall in Casey's 2Q18 earnings to $1.40 per share.
Traditional retail stocks and the relevant exchange-traded funds have faced plenty of controversy. While the holiday shopping season may provided some temporary relief to brick-and-mortar retailers, it's ...
The market continues to press higher as the heightened prospects of a tax reform deal has seemingly filled the rally tank as we head into the end-of-the-year, which is normally bullish for stocks and ETFs to buy. A look at the exchange-traded fund universe finds that the recent pullback has opened the door for some value allocations into already strong performing sectors.
By now, it is common knowledge among market participants that Black Friday was surprisingly good for most retailers. Going into Black Friday, Under Armour stock lost more than half its value in 2017, similar to the 40% decline for Macy’s Inc (NYSE:M) and the 60% decline for J C Penney Company Inc (NYSE:JCP). Since Black Friday, Macy’s stock has surged 20% higher while even the much maligned JCP stock is up more than 2%.
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Tech just got wrecked, said Benzinga PreMarket Prep co-host Dennis Dick. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL ) “got hit hard.” NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ: NVDA ), Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN ), Applied Materials, ...
Retail stocks, long since left for dead, are suddenly in vogue. November was a banner month for the space with the SPDR S&P Retail (ETF) (NYSEARCA:XRT) climbing 11%. What’s perhaps more impressive is that XRT breached a key trendline and its 200-day moving average. With this industry now in the spotlight, expect trade opportunities to multiply.Source: ©iStock.com/casaalmare
Mega-tech stocks are headed to zero … or so the current consensus on Wall Street would have you believe. While that might be true, today I am betting that the death of the mega-tech trade is premature. While traditional investors would need to be surgical with entry points into Alphabet stock, I merely need to choose solid support so I’d have plenty of room for error.
According to the November Fed Beige Book, economic activity in the United States continued to improve at a modest pace in October and through mid-November.
It's the holiday season, all eyes are on retail. Costco crushed quarterly earnings expectations on Thursday and is on the stock is on the move today. Yahoo Finance's Seana Smith, Andy Serwer and Myles Udland discuss.
Yahoo Finance's Seana Smith, Rick Newman, Melody Hahm and President of Heritage Capital Paul Schatz discuss why Trump's economic rating has slid downhill.
The Dow on track for its sixth day in a row of gains. We're seeing retailers up after the big Retail Sales beat this morning. Yahoo Finance's Jared Blikre joins Seana Smith from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange to discuss.