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
The abbreviated week’s calendar has little important data. The economic news last week leaves open the timing of the next interest rate increase. As vacationing market participants yawn their way back to their desks and trading floors, what will be the focus? A look at the calendar and the end of summer will have them asking: Should we expect September mourning?
Stop making it so complicated! A friend said to me yesterday, "I was thinking about selling stocks now – ahead of the election – and then buying them back afterward." Hey, that's fine, whatever makes him happy. But that's not an investing strategy… that's a speculation. It's not based on an understanding of the markets. Today, I....More>>>
Mid-Con Energy Partners (NASDAQ:MCEP) is one of the holdings in the Distressed Value Investing portfolio and has gone up approximately 43% since it was added to the portfolio in early August. Despite its large rise, I believe that Mid-Con still offers some value at its current unit price as it has fixed its borrowing base issues and appears to have reduced its unhedged breakeven point to approximately....More>>>
After years of gradually securing its official gold reserves (unwinding leases), the central bank of Austria claims to have completed the audits of its 224 tonnes of gold stored at the BOE. However, it refuses to publish the audit reports and the gold bar list. What could possibly be so sensitive to hide from public eyes?
As the stock market has rallied sinceDonald Trump’s election in November, Constellation Brands (STZ) has basically sat it out, weighed down by concerns that a new tax plan would hurt the multinational alcoholic beverage company’s profits.
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Morgan Stanley’s Dara Mohsenian and team, however, contend that those concerns are way overdone.....More>>>
Buying the right dog for you and your family is always an extremely important decision. There’s a lot to consider the pup’s temperament, how big he’ll grow to be versus your living arrangements, and the cost of upkeep and medical care. Granted you should always consider adopting from your local shelter, because it’ll save both the dog and some cash for you,....More>>>
Rick Rieder, global chief investment officer of BlackRock’s over trillion dollars in assets fixed income business, is as heavy a hitter as it gets in the bond market. But for an investing guru synonymous with debt markets, Rieder is extremely bullish on U.S. stocks over the next one-to-two years.
Presenting at the inaugural Forbes and Shook Research Top Financial Advisor Summit....More>>>
BlackBerry’s (NSDQ:BBRY)turnaround has been moving at snail’s pace. In that context, BlackBerry’s deal with Ford (NYSE:F) to expand usage of its QNX software in the latter’s line of connected cars was welcome news. Many see BBRY’s focus on automotive technology as a potential profit center. Norwegian security firm, Promon, recently gave a demonstration of howTesla (NSDQ:TSLA)....More>>>
Sports fans know that building a championship sports roster requires a successful mix of many factors: great scouting, superior management, and, arguably the most important factor of all – money. Star players often command higher salary, meaning teams must be willing to sign multi-million dollar contracts to secure the best talent to put their team in a position to win....More>>>
When looking for discounts in the retail and home furnishing sectors, shoppers often resort to TJ Maxx, Marshalls, and Home Goods, all of whom are owned by off-price retail group TJX Companies Inc (NYSE:TJX).
It is pretty coincidental, then, that when looking for discounts in the sto
Home improvement retailer Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) is set to release second-quarter earnings before the bell on Wednesday. While I am not particularly fond of LOW stock heading into the report, I do think that any post-earnings sell-off would offer a compelling “buy