Shutterstock photo This has been a big week for retail earnings. Several companies have reported, and in doing so, have filled out the picture of retail in general. On the surface, that picture is chaotic, but, as with the best abstract art, a longer and closer look reveals a theme, if not an actual pattern.
InvestorPlace Stock Market News Stock Advice amp Trading Tips For about a decade the brick and mortar retail stocks have suffered tremendous losses at the hands of Amazon NASDAQ AMZN Some have fared better than others 160 Walmart NYSE WMT and
What happened Retail stocks got clubbed today falling along with the broader market as investors responded to China s decision to implement tariffs on 60 billion worth American goods starting June 1 That follows the Trump administration s move last Friday to increase tariffs
Americans are slowly gaining confidence in the economy as evident from the latest data from the Conference Board which recently said that consumer confidence index increased to 129 2 in April from 124 2 in March The index tracking the month through Apr 18 measures consumers perception
InvestorPlace Stock Market News Stock Advice amp Trading Tips Late March Nike NYSE NKE stock fell almost 10 around its earnings event Then I wrote about going long the stock as it would be a winner for the long term The stock then rallied 11 from low to high So
Lithia Motors Inc LAD will begin trading ex dividend on May 09 2019 A cash dividend payment of 0 3 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 24 2019 Shareholders who purchased LAD prior to the ex dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment At the current stock price
Looking at units outstanding versus one week prior within the universe of ETFs covered at ETF Channel the biggest outflow was seen in the Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund XLF where 8 050 000 units were destroyed or a 0 9 decrease week over week Among the largest underlying components