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Big Lots (BIG) reported earnings on Friday that topped analyst estimates.
Amazon (AMZN) plans to add its own line of branded food and household products, according to various reports.
For Friday, May 29 we keep an eye on earnings results from Big Lots (BIG) and we watch for key economic data.
TheStreet's Jim Cramer is keeping an eye on Big Lots as the discount retailer prepares to release first quarter results on Friday before the opening bell.
There are also a few reported deals to keep an eye on.
The stock is oversold, but hold off buying until it closes above this key level.
U.S. stocks are on track in midday trading Friday for its best August performance in more than a decade.
What winter weather? Shares of Big Lots are climbing on Friday after the close-out retailer reported a better-than-expected adjust profit for the fourth quarter.
Shares of Toyota are slipping after the automaker reported an extensive global recall of its Prius hybrid. Home Depot and Amazon announced announcing plans to hire more workers in 2014.
When the retailer's stock falls to a support level, it tends to find a bid.
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Let's take a look at the overnight and early-morning. price action in the major asset classes. S&P futures +3, Nazzie futures +7, European Markets -, Nikkei -0.53% (see Abenomics discussion below), China Shanghai flat, crude -$1, gold -$18 and the ...
Volume will be thin as many head out early for a last visit to the beach.
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