Foot Locker Inc. (FL)

42.96
NYSE : Retail Trade
Prev Close 41.99
Day Low/High 42.47 / 43.31
52 Wk Low/High 33.12 / 68.00
Avg Volume 3.65M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 107.04M
Market Cap 4.49B
EPS 4.70
P/E Ratio 9.13
Div & Yield 1.52 (3.50%)

Today's Good, Bad and Ugly

If you work for a living, why do you kill yourself working? -- Tuco the Ugly, The Good, The Bad and The Ugly Today is another day of modest price changes (with a few exceptions). Let's run down the good, the bad and the ugly in today's market so far...

Cramer: Sporting-Goods Stocks Are Starting to Level the Playing Field

Cramer: Sporting-Goods Stocks Are Starting to Level the Playing Field

We drastically underestimated the damage from Sports Authority's demise.

Footlocker Jumps on Second-Quarter Earnings Beat

Footlocker Jumps on Second-Quarter Earnings Beat

Shares of the footwear retailer were up Friday after topping analysts' second-quarter earnings estimates.

My Latest Trades

Here's a look at trades that I've made so far this morning: Closing Out Our Trade of the Week This week's Trade of the Week was August $118 puts on the PowerShares QQQ ETF , which were set to expire at the close of trading today. This trade aimed to...

Stocks Slip as Oil Falls; Foot Locker Surges on Earnings

Stocks Slip as Oil Falls; Foot Locker Surges on Earnings

U.S. stocks moved lower Friday as oil prices lost steam after a week-long rally.

Cramer: Junk the 'Mall Is Dead' Thesis

Cramer: Junk the 'Mall Is Dead' Thesis

Retailers' results show that differentiation is the key to this new environment.

Morning Movers: FL, AMAT, DE, SQ

Morning Movers: FL, AMAT, DE, SQ

Foot Locker shares were rising before the opening bell on solid second-quarter earnings.

What to Watch Friday: Foot Locker Earnings, Baker-Hughes Rig Count

What to Watch Friday: Foot Locker Earnings, Baker-Hughes Rig Count

On Friday, August 19, investors await quarterly results from Foot Locker and oil rig count data.

Today's Takeaways and Observations

"May God bless and keep you always. May your wishes all come true. May you always do for others And let others do for you. May you build a ladder to the stars And climb on every rung. May you stay forever young. Forever young. Forever young. May you...

My Short Take on Lowe's and Target's Earnings

I expect retail stocks to fall today given the disappointing quarterly earnings and/or forward guidance this morning from Lowe's and Target . I'll be buying J.C. Penney on any weakness, and I remain short on Foot Locker , Nordstrom and Starbucks .

Dick's Takes Lead Into Halftime After Scoring Second-Quarter Buzzer Beater

Dick's Takes Lead Into Halftime After Scoring Second-Quarter Buzzer Beater

Dick's Sporting Goods bounced back to report strong 2Q results, taking market share from bankrupt former rival The Sports Authority.

What to Watch This Week: Walmart and Target Earnings, Federal Reserve Speakers

What to Watch This Week: Walmart and Target Earnings, Federal Reserve Speakers

Retail earnings and Federal Reserve speakers will be in focus for the week of August, 15.

My Takeaways and Observations

Bloomberg Radio, listen!  Bloomberg TV, watch!   I have a crush on Twitter .  Why the rally in retail may not be justified. Parts one and two and three. I am a buyer of Macy's down 10% (or so) from here.  I initiated a small J.C. Penney long.  I add...

Is This Week's Rally in Retail Overdone?

Retail-related stocks have climbed mightily over the past two days, and there's a great deal of optimism regarding the U.S. consumer's state -- but I believe that such views aren't entirely justified. So do Bank of America Merrill Lynch researchers ...

Good News for Our Foot Locker and Nordstrom Shorts

Noticeable quarterly sales and profits disappointments from the Gap and Coach are taking the retail sector down fairly hard this morning. As a result, our shorts of Foot Locker and Nordstrom look delightful in the early going. At last check, FL was ...

The Book of Boockvar

Peter Boockvar expresses concerns this morning about consumer stocks. I share his worries, and I'm currently short on Foot Locker , Ford , General Motors , Nordstrom , Starbucks and several other consumer-oriented names: "My focus this week will be ...

My Takeaways and Observations

Beware of false profits.  Monday's "takeaway." Radian Group was up a second day in a row after a nice, 25%-plus run. Thank you, Barron's.  My Trade of the Week, long SPDR S&P 500 ETF puts. Here's why...  My take on the technicals. A deeper dive into...

Taking In Several Shorts

I'm down to tag ends on the following shorts: The "B" shares of Berkshire Hathaway   Coca-Cola Fastenal Foot Locker Lincoln National MetLife Netflix Nordstrom Starbucks Walt Disney Co.

My Takeaways and Observations

My fellow Americans and Real Money Pro subscribers: Politics will weigh on the markets during the months leading up to the election.  What, me, worry? Bank of America reports there is more than $13 trillion in negative-yielding sovereign debt now. T...

Takeaways and Observations

Well, the S&P 500 has closed at a new all-time high. I would have called this a quiet, range-bound session at 3 p.m. ET -- but at 3:15 p.m., we were near the day's highs. Buyers are clearly living higher and sellers living lower, but is a gloating b...

Buying More Radian; Shorting More Apple and Foot Locker

Here are my latest trades: I've added further to my long of Radian in the early going. Radian was last week's Trade of the Week, and I recently added it to my "Best Long Ideas" list. I've added to my shorts of Apple and Foot Locker this morning.

Industry Headwinds Could Sink Under Armour, Analysts Say

Industry Headwinds Could Sink Under Armour, Analysts Say

Growth Seeker's view of Under Armour runs counter to Morgan Stanley's bearish stance.

My Takeaways and Observations

Slow day thus far, so I plan to leave early. I started the day by shorting the market and substantially raised my short exposure in the morning ramp.  I felt so strongly about an overvalued market that I added SPDR S&P 500 ETF (SPY), iShares Russell...

My Takeaways and Observations

One note to start: I constantly try to be ahead of Group Stink, which is pervasive in the business media, and if I am not, please inform me! I don't want to write the obvious or mimic consensus through a rear-view mirror. That would not be value-add...

My Takeaways and Observations

The 10-year U.S. note yield hit 1.35% this morning, the lowest level since 1953. Raise your hand if you think this is a bullish signpost for the global economy. (I don't see many hands being raised!) With the U.S. dollar strengthening and corporate ...

My Takeaways and Observations

My month was made by Double D's comments, and I mean it.  At my core I am a softie, and D's sweet words tugged at my heart. I shared them with my family. Bottom line to me on the markets: This week's events reset global economic and profits growth l...

My Takeaways and Observations

My 3 a.m. project this morning: I am not banking on banks. Today's stock performance could be a tad disquieting to bank bulls, though not conclusive (it's only one day!). Citigroup (C) and Bank of America (BAC) were barely higher on the day. To me, ...

My Takeaways and Observations

Perhaps more than ever, the market has no memory from day. Stocks closed up by 35 handles and ended at the day's high. What were the odds of this occurring at yesterday's close? Enough said. I got lucky and got slightly net long and covered a lot of...

Peak Sneakers Redux on Nike Miss

Nike (NKE) beat by a penny on the bottom line but missed on the top line. The shares are down $3.50, or 6.6% after hours. Peak Sneakers. It should help my Foot Locker (FL) short tomorrow.

Jim Cramer Says Nike Stock Is Oversold, But He Prefers Foot Locker

Jim Cramer Says Nike Stock Is Oversold, But He Prefers Foot Locker

Nike's stock is oversold, but Jim Cramer says his favorite play in the footwear group right now is Foot Locker, which has come down a lot.