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
Women are opening up new small businesses at a faster pace than men. But they’re facing higher hurdles to making them successful than their male counterparts.
About one in five small businesses majority female-owned, and the number of such firms also grew by 22% between 2007 and 2015, according to a recent report published by the Federal Reserve Banks of New York and Kansas City.
VMware (NYSE:VMW), the company best known for its invention of so-called “virtual machines,” or the ability to use software to allocate operating system resources from a remote server to a third-party client, deserves a lot more love than it’s getting, in my opinion. The company posted a solid Q3 underlined by fantastic billings, a top-line beat, and a deluge of free cash flows.....More>>>
Biotech stocks have climbed steadily higher over the past few weeks. Still, the iShares Nasdaq Biotechnology ETF (IBB) has remained range bound between $240 and $290 for much of 2016.
So with major stock indices hitting new record highs, can biotech stocks break free? Perhaps, says Michael Yee, the industry analyst for RBC Capital Markets. But first, the market wants the political rhetoric....More>>>
PRA Group (NASDAQ:PRAA) calls itself “a global leader in acquiring and collecting nonperforming loans.” The irony isn’t lost on us. After reporting fourth quarter earnings, it would appear as though many of the debt collector’s loans remain nonperforming.
In fact, it’s our contention that a growing portion of these loans won’t....More>>>
Higher interest rates, Donald Trump’s election and a massive pile of cash will fuel Berkshire Hathaway stock’s rally in 2017.
Shares of Warren Buffett-ledBerkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK.A)(NYSE:BRK.B)delivered a blowout performance in 2016 by easily beating the S&P 500 (INDX:SPAL) and Dow Jones Industrial Average (INDX:INDU) and ending the year with a market cap of almost $400 billion....More>>>
The high-end jewelry market has always been more resilient than watches, as it is a less discretionary spending item. Moreover its cost base being mostly in Europe and outside Switzerland (compared to major watchmakers) gives an advantage to this product category, as the euro is down -6% versus the US dollar in the last 6 months. We expect the high-end jewelry sector to stabilize in the next 3 months,....More>>>
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We're inching closer to "war"... Last week, President Donald Trump announced a plan to impose tariffs on steel and aluminum imports. He said the tariffs of 25% for steel and 10% for aluminum would apply "broadly" and "without quotas" to all U.S. trad
Macys (NYSE:M) is finally escaping retail purgatory.
The iconic department store beat earnings and revenue estimates and has slowed its declining same-store sales. Its cost-cutting efforts are finally working as management appears to be setting the company up for a steady recovery after ab