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Walmart Stock Surges on Earnings, Salvaging Retail Sentiment

U.S. retail sales have risen at WMT for an unparalleled consecutive 20 quarters.

Keurig Dr Pepper Likely to Settle Into Sideways Pattern

Sellers of the beverage company's shares have been acting more aggressively than buyers in recent weeks.

Dollar Tree Shares Could Shed More Value in the Weeks Ahead

Sellers have been more aggressive the past few months when trading the stock of the discount retailer.

Hunger For Tyson Expected to Grow, Say Analysts

As African swine fever hits some Asian countries and markets are rattled by trade worries, TSN remains in a strong position, say experts.

Tyson Foods Doesn't Turn Tail in Perilous Market After Earnings

The food giant is one of the few stocks holding its ground on Monday morning; here's why.

Charts Say No Soap to Buying Colgate-Palmolive Just Yet

It would be best to see if shares of the consumer products giant can hold a key support level before pulling the trigger to buy them.

Jim Cramer: It's Looking Like the 1980s

Kimberly-Clark's performance is nothing to sneeze at, and neither is Coca-Cola's, as higher sales, higher prices and big demand from emerging markets appear to give us a return to the good old days of great senior growth stocks.

Whirlpool Is in a Bullish Spin Cycle Into Earnings

Prices are about about 50% from their late December nadir.

Coca-Cola Offers Pre-Earnings Hints That It's Ready to Pop

Evidence of the stock's uptrend is presented by Coca-Cola's 50- and 200-day moving averages, which are both pointing higher.

PepsiCo Earnings Push Past Expectations and Stand to Extend Stock's Pop

The soft drink and snack food behemoth managed to overcome the adverse effects of foreign currency translations. .

PepsiCo Could Rally to New Highs as Its Charts Have Not Lost Their Fizz

The soft drink and snack food giant is rising on better-than-expected second-quarter results and looks poised to push significantly higher.

3 Iconic American Companies, Only 2 of Which Are Celebrating This July 4th

Shares of Hershey and Corning have done well since the last Fourth of July, but not so the stock of Harley-Davidson.

3 Big but Varied Names to Own in the Second Half of 2019

Amazon, McCormick & Co. and AT&T offer reasons to believe they'll do well in the back half of the year.

These 3 Dividend Aristocrats Have Consumable Products as Part of Their Offerings

The dividend yields on these stocks range from 2.4% to 3.0%, and in the last two quarters all three once again boosted their quarterly dividend.

Buffett Should Look at Kraft Heinz's Charts, Too, When Pondering His Investment

Shares of the food giant may not have made a bottom, but it will be interesting to see how the stock behaves from here.

There's Nothing in Walmart's Report That Makes Me Bearish

The reaction we're seeing in WMT stock after its results is the correct one.

3 Consumer Staples Stocks for a Volatile Market

It might not be a bad idea to move toward some conservative names such as PG, MDLZ and PEP.

Kraft Heinz Credit Outlook in Question as Buffett Signals Issue With 10-K

It's been no secret that Kraft Heinz is in credit trouble, but why don't we know the extent?

What to Expect From Warren Buffett at Berkshire's Big Meeting This Weekend

From lollipops to locomotives, Warren Buffett's has a full buffet of topics to address Saturday.

Procter & Gamble or Kimberly-Clark? Why One Dividend Aristocrat Has the Edge

The advantage goes to P&G as the larger of the two behemoths in consumer staples has been posting stronger results of late.

Jim Cramer: Bed Bath & Beyond Needs a Big Change After Abysmal Quarter

It may not be too late to save the company, as it still has a good balance sheet. But major upheaval is needed.

This Portfolio of Comeback Kids Keeps Delivering the Goods

These 12 companies likely saw their shares hurt by tax-loss selling at the end of 2018, but most are outperforming the market so far this year.

Market Shrugs as Fitbit Puts a Lot on the Line With Its New Products

Unlike Coca-Cola with its introduction of Orange Vanilla Coke, Fitbit must hit on its new releases if it hopes to get back into investors' good graces.

Analysts Still See Room to Cash In on Costco

The wholesale club's solid results are encouraging analysts to raise their price targets.

Amazon Won't Crush Kroger By Competing With Itself

It would make little sense to take a step backward into bricks and mortar when consumer trends are so clearly shifting toward online purchases.

This Dirty Dozen of Beaten-Down Stocks Continues Its Collective Comeback

A rising market obviously doesn't hurt these issues that were hammered in 2018, but most also are outperforming a couple key market indices.

Nomad Foods Could Roam to Higher Ground

The charts indicate that buyers of the packaged foods company have been more aggressive of late.

Chart of the Day: Kraft Heinz Credit Outlook Is Troubling

KHC has a big problem on its balance sheet.

Kraft Heinz Crashes to Lowest Level of Buffett Era

Shares of food giant are cratering as faith in management fades.

Hormel Foods Could Serve Up an Upside Trade, and That's No Hash

The charts suggest the food giant's earnings report on Thursday could be the impetus for a move higher in its shares.