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Tue, 17 Jan 2017 17:42:39 ESTNetflix should be able to meet subscriber targets, but investors may start demanding profits.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 22:58:04 ESTThe company has the smallest public exchange business of any major publicly traded insurer, so any overhaul of the Affordable Care Act shouldn’t affect its operations too much.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 22:55:04 ESTBank shares may be due for a pullback, but their long-term prospects are strong.
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 12:30:43 ESTNintendo’s new console comes as the Japanese game maker has lost share to PlayStation, Xbox.
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 16:00:49 ESTIf inflation really is heading higher, businesses will want to do something they have been reluctant to do ever since the financial crisis: spend more money. Investing ahead of an uptick in inflation also could help companies save themselves money later.
Mon, 09 Jan 2017 16:51:35 ESTThe Citigroup Economic Surprise Index is a strong contrarian indicator that is worth watching right now. If economists grow more optimistic, the chance of a string of disappointments rises, which could send markets down.
Sun, 08 Jan 2017 19:38:40 ESTIn biotech, it is how you start the year that counts. Investors will get a good look at how 2017 is shaping up starting Monday when the 35th annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference kicks off in San Francisco.
Thu, 05 Jan 2017 14:41:51 ESTAlready at a nine-year low, the 4.6% unemployment rate might head lower still.
Wed, 04 Jan 2017 17:13:46 ESTConstellation Brands offers investors a rare buying opportunity ahead of Thursday’s results.
Tue, 03 Jan 2017 15:00:51 ESTUntil car sales kick back into high gear, auto stocks might struggle to do the same.
Mon, 02 Jan 2017 12:58:38 ESTHigh valuations and an unpredictable president-elect leave year-end forecasts more clustered together than ever before.
Thu, 29 Dec 2016 11:38:58 ESTHere are some of Ahead of the Tape’s best and worst calls in 2016.
Wed, 28 Dec 2016 18:10:19 ESTIn quiet financial markets, window dressing could spice things up as the year winds down.
Tue, 27 Dec 2016 16:19:11 ESTThe ‘Dogs of the Dow’ have lagged behind the broader market since the election as investors sour on dividend stocks.
Mon, 26 Dec 2016 21:04:49 ESTInflation-adjusted home values are far below their 2006 peak, and achieving a new high could be tough to achieve in the new year.
Thu, 22 Dec 2016 16:14:25 ESTStrong Christmas tree sales are the latest economic signal showing upbeat consumer confidence
Wed, 21 Dec 2016 15:04:40 ESTNovember durable-goods orders are expected to log a decline, but there is more to it than meets the eye.
Tue, 20 Dec 2016 16:57:48 ESTThe retailer’s strategic effort won’t mask the difficult environment it faces.
Mon, 19 Dec 2016 16:19:58 ESTRetail giant Nike is one of only two Dow Jones Industrial Average components that are down this year.
Sun, 18 Dec 2016 22:52:47 ESTRising optimism about the housing market might be an ominous sign for Lennar.
Fri, 16 Dec 2016 06:28:28 ESTOn the doorstep of Dow 20000, this rally has achieved another more meaningful market milestone. The Dow’s 8% gain in the five weeks after Donald Trump’s victory is the biggest surge following any U.S. presidential election in history.
Wed, 14 Dec 2016 16:41:56 ESTThe Fed’s outlook on interest rates might not be hawkish enough if inflation continues on its recent trajectory
Tue, 13 Dec 2016 15:42:17 ESTEconomic data Wednesday should provide proof that the economy can support a more hawkish Fed next year.
Mon, 12 Dec 2016 16:23:34 ESTOne key question investors haven’t asked in a long time: How aggressive will the Fed get next year? A Fed that moves too slowly next year might be seen as falling behind rising asset prices and a surge in economic growth.
Sun, 11 Dec 2016 15:44:36 ESTResearch shows trading strategies built on what people tweet before Fed days have been profitable.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 14:23:41 ESTThe rally in bank shares has coincided with insider selling that is on pace to set a record.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 16:25:55 ESTHistorical analysis shows long-term stock investors shouldn’t necessarily rejoice at higher yields.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 19:02:57 ESTHeightened competition and finicky fashion trends might not bode well for Lululemon shares.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 23:03:10 ESTToll Brothers’ shares appear undervalued relative to rival builders and the overall stock market.
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 19:07:13 ESTThe former Fed chairman’s phrase has since transcended Wall Street, Main Street and even the best-seller list, claiming a place as one of the most iconic in financial markets.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 17:20:15 ESTAhead of Friday’s jobs report, the economic recovery has produced uneven results and unintended consequences for baby boomers and millennials.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 23:12:29 ESTDonald Trump’s election victory could make times more difficult for gun maker Smith & Wesson.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 17:15:58 ESTWith home values recovering, now comes the hard part: sustaining prices in a period of rising rates.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 07:00:48 ESTProtests and high security at Trump Tower, next door to Tiffany’s flagship store, add to macro pressures facing the luxury retailer.
Sun, 27 Nov 2016 22:09:53 ESTThe Dow topped 19000 and 20000 could come sooner than later, but holding that major milestone might prove to be problematic.
Thu, 24 Nov 2016 14:38:01 ESTThe all-important holiday shopping season for retailers typically isn’t the best time to own retail shares.
Tue, 22 Nov 2016 14:50:20 ESTWednesday’s consumer-sentiment report will be the first since the presidential election.
Mon, 21 Nov 2016 17:37:13 ESTAs one of the S&P 500’s top performers this year, Urban Outfitters has gotten ahead of itself.
Sun, 20 Nov 2016 22:35:03 ESTShares of asset managers have outperformed in the postelection rally, but will it last?
Thu, 17 Nov 2016 14:45:09 ESTThe sharp rally following last week’s election has the Dow just 6% away from one forecaster’s vaunted long-term target, years ahead of schedule.
Wed, 16 Nov 2016 16:37:23 ESTWal-Mart has been conspicuously absent from the stock market’s postelection rally, trailing the Dow Jones Industrial Average over the past week.
Tue, 15 Nov 2016 23:04:11 ESTA spike in Treasury yields since last week’s election already has had an impact on home-lending rates.
Mon, 14 Nov 2016 14:52:09 ESTThe sharp rally for Dick’s Sporting Goods since January might leave the stock susceptible ahead of Tuesday’s earnings report.
Sun, 13 Nov 2016 22:29:52 ESTThe earnings recession is finally over, but that might not be enough to push the market higher from here. There is a difference between an earnings recession ending and earnings growing impressively.
Thu, 10 Nov 2016 15:30:08 ESTIf the rally continues, Wall Street’s perennially optimistic strategists could underestimate the market this year.