|Day Low/High||110.95 / 113.19|
|52 Wk Low/High||84.75 / 118.23|
Some interesting chart patterns are taking hold in HD after its early November bottom.
The floodgates have opened for a lot of companies -- even for growing marijuana.
Besides favorable technical signals, recent housing reports bode well for both names.
"If you work for a living, why the hell do you kill yourself working?" -- Tuco the Ugly "The Good, the Bad and the Ugly" I did only a small amount of trading today (and added to short exposure), and there will be no "Takeaways" today (it's family ti...
Lowe's shares fell after the company trimmed its full year guidance following disappointing quarterly results.
Jim Cramer says he's a fan of Home Depot, which had a much better quarterly earnings report than Lowe's.
After four straight sessions of record high closes in the Dow Jones Industrial Average, the Donald Trump rally may finally be softening.
It is good to be standing in for Doug Kass this Wednesday. We saw somewhat of a snapback rally yesterday in some of the sectors that have underperformed since the unexpected election results last week. Technology was up nearly 1.5% within a decent d...
News from the American Petroleum Institute said that crude oil stocks surged by 3.6 million barrels last week.
Retail earnings continue to roll-in on Wednesday, November 16.
Investors await corporate earnings reports and important economic data during the week of November 14.
I'm talking about head-to-head comparisons of companies.
This market malaise is politically derived, and it wouldn't take much to bring things back to life.
Politics, M&A, retail, oil -- it's hard to make sense of what's going on.
A short "Takeaways" today as I have to prepare for some morning meetings. Down, up, down -- in a relatively volatile session. I am comfortable with yesterday's bearish moves. I sold more (short) today on the surprising (at least to me!) ramp...
Lowe's shares fell after being downgraded to Neutral from Overweight by JPMorgan.
"It's not the news that counts -- it's how the stock market reacts to the news that counts." -- Richard Russell (hat tip to Sir Jeff Saut for the source of the quote) The above quote filled my head most of the day (General Motors , Ford , Caterpilla...
Retail is a conspicuous loser this morning after bad misses at Masco , Sherwin-Williams , Whirlpool and by several restaurant chains. In the retail space, Home Depot is down $3 and Lowe's down $2, with Macy's and Nordstrom also lower. My only consum...
"And when I see the sign that points one way The lot we used to pass by every day Just walk away Renee You won't see me follow you back home The empty sidewalks on my block are not the same You're not to blame." -- Left Banke, Walk Away Renee Renee ...
The REIT could find out very quickly that being shackled to a troubled Sears is not without serious downside.
These are some head-scratching (i.e., not good) August retail numbers.
All I can say is, this group needs to snap out of its funk, or the stocks will just get worse.