Teen retailer Tilly's (TLYS) saw its stock get crushed after the company reported really ugly holiday quarter numbers. The company missed on both the top and bottom lines, while delivering comparable sales growth that was well short of expectations. The margin expansion narrative also lost some
U.S. financial markets will be closed in observance of Good Friday, which falls on April 14.
Typically, markets adhere to the U.S. governments holiday calendar. However, Good Friday isnt one of those holidays. In fact, its among the few holidays that isnt both a Wall Street and a federal holiday. Those include Columbus Day and Veterans Day, which are federal holidays but....More>>>
We spent a lot of time on Thursday’s live blog talking about the “War of 1812.” Turned out to be time well spent.
The reversal that began yesterday afternoon and is continuing on Friday was sparked when the S&P 500 fell to 1812, a level that equaled the Jan. 20 intraday trading low and the 2016 trading low. Almost as soon as the number was reached – and in fact....More>>>
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Dave Dillon, a health insurance actuary who did a good job a year ago predicting what the 2017 individual health insurance market would be like, now says he has too little information about federal....More>>>
American Express is joining the movement for expandedparental leave, and it’s doing so in a big way.
The credit card giant announced on Monday that it would be widening its parental leave program to now offer paid maternal or paternal leave for up to 20 weeks. Mothers who give birth and need additional medical leave will also be able to take another six to eight weeks before returning....More>>>
Heres a roundup of everything we covered on Barrons Stocks to Watch today:
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It was a big day for specialty pharmaceutical companies. We dug into Valeant Pharmaceutical International’s (VRX) 25% surge following its guidance and thebeginning of its asset sales, and Endo International’s (ENDP) 22% rise following its own earnings.
Because of tax cuts championed by the current administration...
American corporations are now able to “repatriate” an estimated $3.1 trillion in earnings that they’ve been holding outside the United States to avoid high taxes.
Now, they can bring this money back home and only pay 15.5%
Printed circuit board stocks have been very kind to investors lately. It is almost impossible to find a ticker in this sector that hasn't been beating the S&P 500 market tracker over the last 52 weeks.
How do you pick the top names in this broadly lucrative industry? I'm here to s
Investors have the opportunity to rewrite their financial destinies with what some are calling the "26(f) program."
But what is the 26(f) program?
In a nutshell, these programs are like "deals" that have been negotiated on the behalf of investors.
And they aren't government-run. That means