Consumer Staples

If shareholders ever sour on these shares, things could get messy at the exits.
Barring a reversal and new rally, look for MDLZ to work lower in the weeks ahead.
Plus other sectors to watch in this rotation.
This stock needs more aggressive buying before it is an outright long.

Intermediate Trade: Coca-Cola Real Money Pro($)

Lack of sales growth has become a long-range problem for the soda giant.
Chinese tourists will no longer be locked inside stores until they buy enough stuff to make their tour guide happy.
Hong Kong's retail sales are horrible, down double digits in a year.
Procter & Gamble shares are breaking down amid the dollar's rally; we're shorting them here.
Our intermediate-term share price objective is in the mid-$80s.
Sector faces price deflation and a tough challenge from Wal-Mart.

Columnist Conversations

Markets slightly up as we get closer to mid-day.  Oil barely holding $50 a barrel level as enthusiasm abo...
we'll roll DIS here and bank a win in COST SOLD DIS JAN 100 CALL AT 3.45 (in at 1.44) ...
The great Skip Raschke joins me after the close to talk options, trading and other stuff he has learned over a...
Big day for TWTR.  The stock is up over 6% with the help of a nice bump in volume.  It still has a b...


News Breaks

Powered by


Except as otherwise indicated, quotes are delayed. Quotes delayed at least 20 minutes for all exchanges. Market Data provided by Interactive Data. Company fundamental data provided by Morningstar. Earnings and ratings provided by Zacks. Mutual fund data provided by Valueline. ETF data provided by Lipper. Powered and implemented by Interactive Data Managed Solutions.

TheStreet Ratings updates stock ratings daily. However, if no rating change occurs, the data on this page does not update. The data does update after 90 days if no rating change occurs within that time period.

IDC calculates the Market Cap for the basic symbol to include common shares only. Year-to-date mutual fund returns are calculated on a monthly basis by Value Line and posted mid-month.