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|52 Wk Low/High||59.82 / 128.29|
Markets closer mostly higher ahead of pricing on the year's most anticipated tech float tonight - Twitter.
Win some, lose some. I have taken off my VF Corporation (VFC) short for a loss and my Ralph Lauren (RL) short for a gain. I am keeping and expanding my Market Vectors Retail ETF (RTH) short.
Cathy Leonhardt, co-head of Peter J. Solomon's Global Retail Group, says PE interest in fashion intensifies in search for next Ralph Lauren.
Consumers are moving away from soft goods and toward hard goods. I have three shorts in the retail sector: Market Vectors Retail ETF (RTH), VF Corporation (VFC) and Ralph Lauren (RL). The investment rationale is based on an ongoing transition in mix...
Let's take a look at the price action overnight and early this morning in several of the more significant asset classes. S&P futures -1, Nazzies flat, European markets ¿ (but regional news is light), India ¿ (with Rupee still in free fall), Nikkei...
The consumer is very much a mixed bag -- maybe so much so that the Fed will have to put off tapering.
For every big winner, there is a big loser. In retail, for every Home Depot (HD, nice quarter!), there is a Dick's Sporting Goods (DKS, big miss!) I remain short Market Vectors Retail ETF (RTH), VF Corporation (VFC) and Polo Ralph Lauren (RL).
Let's review. My look back at the week's daily diary highlights borrows its title from a popular 1960s BBC comedy show hosted by David Frost. On Monday, I began the week with "Mistaken Mavens" -- bulls have ignored many developing headwinds. Monitis...
Small. I have added a small Polo Ralph Lauren (RL) short to my retail short basket just now.
Expect retail stocks to suffer in the second half. In "Retail Faces Defining Week,"Jim "El Capitan" Cramer outlines his concerns about the retail sector. I am in complete agreement. On July 15, I initiated a short in the Market Vectors Retail ETF (R...
Despite foul short-term guidance, positive catalysts lie in wait.
I remain negative on retail. As the wise man once said, "As goes Ralph Lauren (RL), so goes retail." I remain negative on Market Vectors Retail ETF (RTH) based on stagnating real incomes, monetary policy geared to raising the inflation rate and a fi...
The weakness is helping my RTH short. Polo Ralph Lauren's (RL) share price weakness is helping my Market Vectors Retail ETF (RTH) short this morning.
Next week, more earnings from retailers, including Target, Home Depot and Gap. TheStreet's Brittany Umar breaks down what you can expect.
Jim Cramer tells TheStreet's Debra Borchardt that if you own PVH, hold it, but if you have new money - wait.
Jim Cramer and his researcher, Nicole Urken, discuss high-end spending that transcends the macro.
Today's statement from the ECB tells us that U.S. investors should be on alert once again.
Jim Cramer and Stephanie Link discuss taking advantage of program selling at Dow 14,000 and riding the rally to 15,000. They also look at some of the stocks helped by overseas markets like Ralph Lauren, Emerson, Cummins and Caterpillar.