|Bid||30.71 x 800|
|Ask||30.72 x 1000|
|Day's Range||30.65 - 31.89|
|52 Week Range||17.57 - 33.47|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||1.78|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||14.56|
|Earnings Date||Dec 4, 2019 - Dec 9, 2019|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||N/A (N/A)|
|1y Target Est||29.00|
A fundamentally stable U.S. economy and dovish monetary stance adopted by Fed in 2019 has strengthened investors' confidence in like equities despite heightened trade conflict.
Signet's (SIG) Path to Brilliance Plan and focus on digital efforts are likely to provide cushion against dismal margins and softness in the International segment.
Gap (GPS) is on track to revive performance at its flagship brand, which grapples with traffic challenges and operational headwinds. Its omni-channel initiatives are also encouraging.
High debt, weak merchandises and low traffic are headwinds for J. C. Penney (JCP). Nevertheless, it is undertaking efforts to get back on track.
Store closures for the first half of 2019 have already exceeded all of 2018, but many of them are positive signs of a retail restructuring.
Dow Jones giant Walmart and Lululemon Athletica are in buy zones, while TJX, eBay and Zumiez are just below buys as retail stocks lead.
Burlington Stores (BURL) has been initiating better marketing approach, focusing on localized assortments and making technological advancements.
Solid comps and digital sales along with Aerie brand strength will contribute to American Eagle's (AEO) growth. However, rising expenses remain a woe.
Zumiez (ZUMZ) is benefiting from favorable comps trend and solid bottom-line picture along with investments in logistics and omni-channel efforts. Also, it is on track with store remodeling and openings.
Several major central banks have cut the benchmark interest rate and injected stimulus in order to restore growth. The latest one in this league is the European Central Bank.
While the broader stock market is expected to move higher, momentum investing will likely take charge as investors seek higher returns in a short span.
Zumiez, Vista Outdoor, Nvidia, Intel and Tokyo Electron highlighted as Zacks Bull and Bear of the Day
Year to date, the performance on Wall Street is projecting a glorious picture with no end to the bull run in sight, at least this year.
As part of its turnaround efforts, J. C. Penney (JCP) is all set to launch an in-house outdoor category and an Outdoor Shop that will feature three new product lines.