Thursday Aug 14
JC Penney Flying After Earnings Beat, - Justifiably So'
Shares of JC Penney have jumped after the beaten-down retailer beat earnings forecasts and reported a big jump in same-store sales.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Investor's Business Daily
Retail Sales Freeze Signals Doubts About Recovery
Shoppers took a pause in July, keeping retail sales even lower than diminished expectations, in a signal that consumer faith in the economic recovery may be shakier than expected.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Deflation's Final Curtain Call
Gold has once again begun to assert its safe haven value after the recent drop in equity prices.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
McDonalds: China Meat Problems Will Hurt Near-Term Results
McDonald's is working to offer its full menu once again after pulling items following revelations that a supplier sold tainted meat to it and Yum Brands among other victims.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
US stocks mostly higher
Wall Street stocks moved mostly higher in early trade Friday, following a solid US jobs report for July and some strong earnings.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Thoughts Ahead Of Wednesday's Advance Estimate Of Q2 GDP
The big economic announcement Wednesday will be the Advance Estimate of Q2 GDP. Recall that the Advance Estimate of 0.1% for Q1 GDP underwent two downward revisions: -1.0% in the first revision and -2.9% in the second revision.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Updated: Twitter Soars On Surprise Q2 Profit, Upbeat Revenue
Mobile active users were 271 million in the quarter, up from 255 million in the first quarter and above the 256.6 million consensus, according to Briefing.com.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Delek US +2% as Howard Weil upgrades to Focus Stock
Delek US Holdings is upgraded to Focus Stock from Sector Outperform at Howard Weil, which sees Midland West Texas crude as a relative bright spot for downstream players with Permian exposure such as DK in the face of compressing crude differentials and margins .
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Be Very Very Quiet: I'm Hunting Earnings
If you are at all paying attention to the markets, then you are aware that earnings season is well underway for the second quarter.