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Is that a sign of a healthy market?
The headline numbers don't present the full story of what is going on with the equity markets.
But that's exactly where we are right now, in this third day of the rotation, so here's your path to safety.
Investing isn't brain surgery: Keep a portfolio that's diversified with these qualities, and it will pay off on days like this.
We're cheering what may be an aberration, a bullish employment number. We'll take what it brings - a wholesale shift in what we're buying and what we're selling to fund it.
A look at those stocks likely to lead in the short- and long-term, the headlines out of China and Hong Kong, and the import of fiscal stimulus.
Picking through the companies that either maintained or boosted their dividends, we would find a few of these characteristics.
The pizza company delivers, but retailers that can't stay open, won't pay rent, hitting real estate investment trusts.
The S&P 500 has exhibited an abundance of swings over the last two months, while the government's open Covid-19 checkbook adds to an already-heavy debt burden.
So much for going to Mo's - sporting goods retailer Modell's has filed for bankruptcy protection. This is the latest such closure in the last few years, and while it eventually means good things for Dick's Sporting Goods , Foot Locker , and Big 5 Sp...
Here are a number of things that I'm watching now.
Are there some dents in the armor? There are, but they seem like small potatoes to me.
These iconic retail plays are ideal for a holiday portfolio.
But if China trade talks fail, this shoe company could get tripped up, so here's how to play it.
Let's see whether FL is a good fit for investors right now.
We're seeing lots of companies snapping up their peers, and the market is applauding.
Also, Fed Chairman Powell says there are no plans for a U.S. digital currency (for now), plus Tesla's electric pickup.
Names like Deckers Outdoor, Skechers, and even Foot Locker deserve a place on your weekly watchlist.
A cornucopia of specialty retailers took it on the chin on Friday after the group showed signs of life on Thursday.
For FL, the story is very much a question of whether the second half of the year can be better than the first.
Shares of several retailers rode the coattails of Nordstrom and Dick's Sporting Goods on their favorable earnings releases Thursday, but Friday offers a mixed bag.
The Fed Chair's address this day will move markets. This we know.
Here are my five rules for handling earnings season.
After a tough earnings season for retail stocks, these names stand out for value.