|Day Low/High||43.89 / 45.27|
|52 Wk Low/High||31.69 / 48.95|
For Friday, May 22 we await quarterly earnings from Ann Inc (ANN), Foot Locker (FL), Hibbett Sports (HIBB), Campbell Soup (CPB), and Deere & Co (DE).
Well-known names losing out to Wal-Mart and others on apparel.
Jim Cramer answers viewers' stock questions from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.
Telecom, health care and financial names fare best.
Endo Pharmaceutical (ENDP) shares were on the move after the company agreed to buy privately-held Par Pharmaceutical Holdings for just over $8 billion in cash and stock.
Where it began. The rundown: U.S. futures are broadly higher after the surprise China rate cut. (S&P 500 futures are +13 and Nasdaq futures are +28 handles). Europe is following our markets, with DAX leading (+1.5%). Wild foreign exchange action, ...
Economic, sociological and technological events are converging in this sector.
Where it began. "Movement of Russian trucks into Ukraine seen as direct invasion of Ukraine by Russia." -- Ukraine State Security Chief Nalivaychenko The rundown: U.S. futures have turned a bit lower on more Russia/Ukraine tension. (S&P futures are ...
When the data overload gets to be too much, take a step back.
The market has essentially shrugged off a potential conflict between Ukraine and Russia, and nonfarm payrolls came in better than expected.
Retailers are barely delivering earnings and if they do, they guide down for the next quarter. The economy doesn't match the stock market.
It'll be a big week for many of the nation's large retailers, with TJX Companies, JCPenney, Sears Holdings, Target and Gap just some of the names reporting earnings.