57 min ago
Belus Capital's Brian Sozzi: Nike Should Take Hints From Under Armour
Benzinga's #PreMarket Prep broadcast on Thursday, April 24, interviewed Brian Sozzi, CEO & Chief Equities Strategist of Belus Capital Advisors, who discussed his early take on retail earnings.
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2 hrs ago
China Frees Labor Activist as Nike Contractor Strike in 10th Day
China released the manager of a labor support group detained after advising striking workers at a shoe factory for brands including Nike Inc. and Adidas AG.
12 hrs ago
Willard: Rating Apple and Facebook
In this week's Revolution Investing , I went through each of the current long positions in the portfolio and gave them a current rating based on how I would scale them into a new portfolio or which companies I would add more to in an existing portfolio.
18 hrs ago
Nike, Inc. Dividend Stock Analysis
Linked here is a detailed quantitative analysis of Nike, Inc. . Below are some highlights from the above linked analysis: Company Description: Nike, Inc. is the world's leading designer and marketer of high-quality athletic footwear, athletic apparel and accessories.
Wed Apr 23, 2014
Phil Knight stashes another $350 million of Nike stock in a trust
Nike co-founder Phil Knight has rolled $350 million of Nike stock into a new trust as part of his estate plan.
Here's Why A Great Report Is Expected From Under Armour
Under Armour is a high performance athletic wear manufacturer. The company's stock has been on fire lately, but like many other growth stocks, it has sold off over 13% since mid-March.
These Footwear Players Look Good to Go
The footwear retail industry has evolved over the years with each player innovating into new products.
China Labor Group Says Activists Held in Nike Factory Strike
Chinese authorities detained a pair of labor activists who advised striking workers at a contract manufacturer for brands including Nike Inc. and Adidas AG in the country's south, China Labor Watch said.
Tue Apr 22, 2014
Already a '10-Bagger,' This Stock Still Has 19% Upside
Over the past five years, this company has tripled its revenue. The stock has done even better, increasing from about $5 to over $50, providing investors with a rare "10-bagger."
The Smoking Gun
DOCUMENT: Nike Rocked By Rare Sneaker Theft Scheme
APRIL 17--A federal criminal investigation has uncovered a "large-scale theft" operation inside Nike's Oregon headquarters, a scheme that targeted valuable sneaker prototypes and involved a Nike product manager, his predecessor at the shoe giant, The reseller, Jason Keating, 35, was named yesterday in a U.S. District Court complaint charging him ... (more)
Mon Apr 21, 2014
Why McDonald's Is Heading To $105
Factoring its strong dividend of 3.2%, this is one of the safest company's in any sector.
Is Nike Saying Goodbye To Its FuelBand?
According to CNET , Nike laid off most of the team responsible for developing future versions of its FuelBand fitness tracker.
China Strike at Nike, Adidas Factory Extends to Sixth Day
Workers at the world's largest branded shoemaker, supplier to companies including Adidas AG and Nike Inc. , disrupted output for a sixth day in a strike over pay, benefits and the right to elect their own union.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
Brooklyn boy shot in foot after budging line to buy 'Yeezy' sneakers
A Brooklyn teenager was shot Saturday after he tried to cut a line of customers waiting to buy Nike Air Foamposite Pro Yeezy sneakers like these.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
Nike SB Dunk Low Premium "Hackey Sack"
In addition to the Nike SB Eric Koston and Stefan Janoski , the Nike SB Dunk Low will also be releasing soon in the "Hackey Sack" colorway.
A Few Reasons Why Finish Line Is a Good Buy
The holiday season is an exciting period for retailers as people are tempted to open their wallets and fill those retailers' coffers.
Nike backing away from FuelBand, CNET reports
Nike is backing away from developing its FuelBand, plans to lay off 55 employees working on the product and will focus instead on developing fitness software, tech website CNET reported Friday in an exclusive story.
Reselling stolen Nike sneakers; delivering cookies to Sunset Strip Gentlemen's Club: Beaverton Top 5
A man from Florida got busted for his handling of allegedly stolen Nike shoes, a local church decided to turn Easter into a day of service and two people arrested after a police chase are linked to sex trafficking allegations.
3 Footwear Retailers to Take Your Portfolio Higher
Consumer confidence in the U.S. rose to 78.1 in December from 72 in the previous month.
Nike Laying Off Fuel Band Team, According to CNET
Nike is laying off 70-80 percent the engineers who created its FuelBand Fitness Tracker.