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Is it a retest based on the damage the Fed has already done, the result of a breakdown in trade talks or a sign of a slowing global economy?
So far 2019 is proving to be a year where things have a habit of working out right.
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Where are we headed in 2019? The independent research firm's equity analysts offer their prognostications for the year.
The best retailers are still Amazon, and probably Walmart.
Market participants are smart enough to know by now that when one must venture across thin ice, one does not linger.
Retail and housing stocks are reacting to what will happen this spring, rather than Fed fears. This is how to play it.
How hated do stocks have to be before they are too hated?
Good quarter. Beat expectations for both EPS and revenue. Crushed expectations for same store sales.
We are all struggling to figure out when this rout ends.
Pence's speech over the weekend showed no signs of easing tensions with China.
The perception of the majority right now is quite negative.
You must hear Nvidia report a good number and you need to hear that Applied Materials won't slash its 2019 forecast.
In reality people just want to get out because they fear they will lose their shirt.
The upcoming shopping season could be a strong one for many retailers.
You need to use the vicious selling to look for stocks that are being stuck even as they shouldn't be.
The decline in Macy's shares after a strong earnings report could signal a buying opportunity for investors.
Estee Lauder's build in of 25% tariffs is the most cogent way to think about 2019.
I think we have to change the storyline here.
Yesterday in my Diary I warned about a negative response to Home Depot's earnings. HD shares, which raced +$5 in premarket trading is now down by -$6.
The never-ending strength now seen in the dollar is causing the most pain in U.S. markets.
What you need to know about Home Depot.
Since mid-September, Home Depot's shares have fallen from almost $212 to $181. I would not be surprised if Home Depot issues cautionary forward comments about the next quarter (and for the next 12 months) in its premarket earnings report tomorrow mo...
What you need to know about the heightened competition in the home improvement business.
From a valuation standpoint, HD is not particularly expensive.
What does a trader do? This one is not so easy.
A shaky housing market is tempering Wall Street optimism on the retail giant.