|Day Low/High||43.28 / 44.11|
|52 Wk Low/High||18.00 / 55.60|
I've long suggested that Fastenal (FAST) is a terrific window into the domestic industrial-and-manufacturing economy. Well, this is from yesterday's Fastenal earnings call: Daniel Florness, Fastenal Chief Financial Officer: "I would argue that anybo...
Its products are superb. But nobody wants them right now.
However, utilities and some technology names bucked the trend.
China's currency moves dampen stock futures on a busy day of M&A and earnings announcements.
Markets still are holding their gains as we come to midday. Interestingly, the biotech index is off today despite great results and a solid up day from Gilead Sciences (GILD), one of the four horsemen of biotech. Some infrastructure plays such as Ma...
Rallies start with a grim morning and bad foreign markets.
Let's see how this pans out for my Caterpillar short. Break in: Regarding my Caterpillar (CAT) short, Terex (TEX) just lowered guidance, with the primary driver to the guidance change being the weakness in the cranes division.
Recent data suggest economic expansion in the third quarter.
It's unnerving that almost every strong stock has a poorly performing company underneath it.
For this basket trade, I revamped my scan to seek out both volatility and trend expansion.
WD-40 may be the real economic bellwether at the start of earnings season.
Don't get sucked into grabbing yield plays because they are defensive.