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I mentioned that we've shut the books on September and the third quarter -- so how did things turn out? U.S. equity indicators rebounded in September, which allowed the S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average to finish the September quarter on a po...
Maybe the consumer isn't quite as dead as some believe.
Let's consider the case of what would be the best odds on favorites to start a new position in the Dow Jones average.
A company that should be among the most vulnerable of all companies to U.S.-China trade issues is actually the most in control of its own destiny.
The saying goes that when a stock trades at $90, it is going to $100.
The balanced nature of Nike's gains across all its major markets implies great strength for the king of sports apparel.
We may be better off examining the concept of a post-earnings trade.
The growth in e-commerce will be very closely watched by Wall Street as Nike reports earnings after Tuesday's market close.
Let's review a few charts and indicators to see if traders have positioned themselves for a bullish or a bearish earnings report.
The lack of accurate predictability across all of these metrics is why a certain level of diversification is always necessary.
Hanesbrands is one consumer cyclical offering a 3.8% dividend yield.
One has to wonder whether there isn't a wholesale shift in China toward internal consumption and away from exporting.
* Non-stop trading is a mugs' game * So, don't catch the "Stock Trading Jones" Speaking of my trading inactivity today, let's get back to too much trading. Here is another repost from seven years ago on this subject: This morning I want to explain ...
For FL, the story is very much a question of whether the second half of the year can be better than the first.
Keep note of China exposure and mitigation strategies before speculating on retail names.
Nike looks to be in need of help on Friday. Don't count on the president.
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The shoe company might tap around for a bit in the $88-$90 range in the short-run, but if it stays above $85, it could then race to around $100.
Estee Lauder is among the companies that are sure winners, no matter which way the economy goes.
Now that things have corrected, LEVI stock might be offering some opportunities.
There are a number of RMPIA companies that will be beneficiaries of Back to School and holiday spending.
With roughly two hours until the day's market close, I'm circling back to the poll question I asked Diary readers earlier today. The question was "What are you most concerned about in the near-term?" via a multiple-choice question with the following...
Nike's earnings show some strong and soft spots, but those planning to go the distance will also look ahead to how new tariffs under a possible second-term for President Donald Trump could affect the company.
The G-20 Summit in Japan could hold more intrigue than just the planned meeting between President Trump and Xi.
Nike is expected to report next week as the G20 summit kicks off in Japan, so I guess markets could be in an entirely different trading environment by then. Wall Street is looking for EPS of $0.66 on revenue $10.17 billion for the fiscal fourth quar...
Watching for a pattern shift and eyeing support on NKE's charts.
A two front trade war is terrible news for retailers. But just how bad is it for The Gap?