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Industry, Macro Pressures Could Squeeze Walmart's Margins Into Holidays

Walmart's price compression could prove problematic ahead of its key sales season.

Starbucks Earnings Preview: Coffee Giant Looks to Wake Up Shares Thursday

What you need to know ahead of the announcement of Starbucks' fourth-quarter results.

Jim Cramer: Avoid the Naked CEOs When the Tide Goes Out

There is clear divergence between the best and the worst performers in each sector this earnings season.

What Barclays Gets Wrong About Cannabis and Tobacco

Cannabis and tobacco are hard to equate, which Barclays' primer on the Cannabis industry misses.

International Flavors & Fragrances Doesn't Smell Like a Buy Just Yet

There was a shift to buying the name in September, but traders should wait for more strength before jumping in.

Jim Cramer: These 3 Stocks Are Seeing Big Investor Action

Only buy these names if you like the fundamentals, don't count on these activist managers to make you money.

Don't Get Washed Out of Whirlpool

This stock is a value-seeker's dream, right now.

Wait For a Stronger Turnaround on J.M. Smucker

While there has been a correction in the shares, it's not clear that buyers are returning to the stock yet.

Jim Cramer: The Big Job-Creating Industries Have Slowed

The jobs report shows this slowdown, but perception is everything.

BTI Is a Good Value Buy

This firm offers a wide economic moat, high expected yield and significant upside.

Jim Cramer: 5 Reasons Why Retail Stocks Are About to Get Dumped

Portfolio managers will presume that these stocks can't be as good as they were.

Indicators on Kroger's Charts are Wilting

Grocery stock is not an attractive play for longs at the moment.

PepsiCo Doesn't Show Big Downside Risk, but Doesn't Look Ready to Pop, Either

The soft drink giant's shares need to rally to $118 to get its chart looking bullish.

Tilray Catches Fire Again, Altria Smolders

Charts for the marijuana stock and the tobacco giant illustrate their different perception among traders.

Would You Settle for 22.5% Annualized?

Unexciting stalwart General Mills offers that opportunity to investors at current prices.

Expect More Acquisition Deals to Take Out Restaurant Chains

This week's go-private move by Sonic Corp. extends a run of restaurant deals that probably isn't over.

How to Play Hapless General Electric: Market Recon

This is the one stock that I both want to buy and short, depending on what time of day it is.

A Brief Bird's Eye View of Fresh IPO Elanco Animal Health

The limited technical data for the recent Eli Lilly spinoff indicate buyers came in early and appear to be holding.

These High-Flying Restaurant Stocks Are Too Rich for My Blood

It's been a solid year for restaurant stocks so far, especially for these 3 names.

Let's Grab a Fork and Take a Stab at Several Restaurant Stocks

Chipotle Mexican Grill, Noodles & Co. and Dine Brands Global are among the names we're serving up.

Sensient Technologies Smells Like a Buy

The producer of flavors and fragrances not only has been upgraded to a buy by TheStreet's Quant Ratings service, but its charts also look good.

Jim Cramer: Valuations Now Have No Relation to Common Sense

Analyst downgrades and mind-boggling P/E ratios do not matter in this current market.

Jim Cramer: The Tailwind From Sears Is Losing Power

The sales 'donations' from this name to other retailers are almost over.

Limoneira Leaves Sour Taste on Soft Avocado Prices, While NL Industries Slips

The ag stock takes a hit after a nice run-up and NL declines after a pullback in Kronos Worldwide, in which it holds a big stake.

I Dig Caterpillar's Technical Setup

I like the long side of CAT as long as its price continues to hold above the August lows.

Nike May Have Nuked Itself, Plus the Latest on Zoe's Kitchen and Vera Bradley

Thoughts on the Colin Kaepernick "Just Do It" choice, the bid for Zoe's and Vera Bradley's earnings.

An Apple-Tesla Deal Is Unlikely; Here's Why

Big Apple investor Warren Buffett pooh-poohs the combination, and with good reason.

5 Small-Caps With Promising Profits Ahead

They are LGI Homes, Beazer Homes, Prestige Consumer Healthcare, Gulfport Energy and Cabot Oil.

Coca-Cola Is Back in the News -- What Do the Charts Show Now?

Price has weakened, maintain sell stops below $44.50.

Waiting to Pull the Trigger on 2 Big Names

I'm stalking more favorable entry points for Altria Group and Toll Brothers; here's the plan.