|Day Low/High||137.52 / 147.72|
|52 Wk Low/High||116.15 / 167.44|
Stocks such as Dollar General and Nike are just too pricey right now, so look into bargain-priced small caps, instead.
Plus, the Saudis look to press their oil agenda while Europe prints some ugly economic data.
Consumer-facing companies that forget will inevitably suffer the loss of this critical cohort.
High Fed rates, tariffs and China trade wars are all just distractions as long as there is some momentum. But that is in short supply right now.
Here's how investors can play BURL as its share price jumps on earnings beat, amid a strangely polarizing landscape.
Let's check out the charts and indicators for new parameters on the upside and any adjustments to strategy.
Most retailers do not, but here are a few that have the right story.
DG is in an uptrend, but the Point and Figure chart shows some risk ahead, so a close below the recent low around $131 would be a signal to book profits.
Own, but don't buy yet, Dollar Tree and Darden Restaurants.
Bubly is building a bull case for Pepsi's beverage sales.
With years of growth ahead for the company, and with the stock trading well off of its highs, now might be the time to take a look at Five Below.
The only effective way to deal with a bear market is to prepare for it ahead of time.
The stores that are catering to the super haves and the super have-nots are the winners.
As Jim Cramer noted,'Nothing is worse than fluid.' That's just how Five Below sees the trade situation.
FIVE could provide a modicum of comfort to retail investors run ragged in recent weeks.
Some companies have given their investors unbelievable bounty, with DG being the best I've seen in the entire market.
DG is one of the most consistent plays within retail.
While Q2 is expected to be ugly, management appears cautiously optimistic for the second half of the year.
Analysts now expect an earnings recession to become reality after negative Q1 growth, and ahead of projected negative Q2 growth.
Investors should keep an eye on these four names in the week ahead.
Only economists and pundits seem to be worried about a pending crash that might never occur.
This is the first time I can ever recall when a president is so attuned to the market that he will bend to its wishes.
The U.S. economy is doing okay, but not great, and you can see that in a number of sectors.
Consider these five, right in front of you on this one day, so you get the perils of stock ownership and know how to handle them when they occur.