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July-quarter ending retailers are soon to report their earnings, shedding light on their summer sales as well as their expectations for back-to-school shopping and the looming holiday shopping season.
Analyzing the June sales report shows how companies like TJX and Ross Stores are in-line to potentially become Dividend Aristocrats.
Consumers didn't stop shopping, they just changed their habits. How do we take advantage of this shift?
Meet the Dividend Contenders: A list of more than 200 companies that have been increasing dividends each year for more than a decade.
The stock price of Ross Stores has had a wild ride up and down and up again.
Don't buy any upbeat presidential tweets, the likelihood of a trade deal is receding fast.
China's President Xi has obviously found surrender distasteful.
Kohl's is well positioned to meet both the needs of the debt-strapped consumer and the desire of investors for attractive dividend yields.
Let's talk about the elephant in the room: the sporting goods retailer's dividend yield.
If we didn't know where the algorithms that now control the point of sale were lined up before Monday, we sure know now.
Here's what investors should be watching this week.
These themes are working despite the turmoil in Washington and slowing global growth.
Everyone gets knocked down. What is different about you is that you are as tough as these markets.
Pence's speech over the weekend showed no signs of easing tensions with China.
The stocks that performed well were the stocks that you would reach for in a recession.
Let's check out the charts of ROST today to see if the rally can continue.
Straying from these names could land you in quicksand as the 4th quarter begins.
Maybe the reason why analysts have been chary about retail is because they've never seen anything like what's happening right now.
Over the last couple of years, MSFT has consistently rallied into earnings.
We forgot that this nation is a nation based on consumption, not on industry, on sales, not on making things.
It is all about perception, and here are strong names to pick up on market weakness.
Relief is on the way, and there's an inexpensive beneficiary out in California.
* Placing KSS at $63.38, and TGT at $72.82, on my Best Ideas List (short) "Retail is still a falling knife. In the U.S., we have three or four times the amount of retail space per person relative to any other country in the world. Consequently we st...
These areas have little exposure to China, so buy them on any broad-market dip over U.S.-Chinese trade tensions.