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U.S. stocks were in the red on Thursday after the Fed's decision to maintain near-zero interest rates to 2023. In the week of Sept. 6 to Sept. 11, 860,000 workers filed unemployment claims in the latest period. The Dow declined 0.36% to 27,922, the S&P 500 index fell 0.81% to 3,357 and the Nasdaq Composite Index was down 1.42%, to 10,892.
• Eastman Kodak (KODK) +6.1%
• Kohl's Corporation (KSS) +0.9%
• BorgWarner Inc. (BWA) +0.5%
• Wynn Resorts, Limited (WYNN) +0.2%
• Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (HST) -3.4%
• Tesla, Inc (TSLA) -2.5%
U.S. stocks were in the green on Wednesday, with investors expecting continued low rates to be announced on the Federal Open Market Committee's (FOMC) September monetary policy statement. The Dow gained 0.26% to 28,069, the S&P 500 index rose 0.27% to 3,410 and the Nasdaq Composite Index was up 0.19% to 11,211.
• Tapestry, Inc. (TPR) +8.3%
• FedEx Corporation (FDX) +7.5%
• Under Armour, Inc. (UA) +3.2%
• Kohl's Corporation (KSS) 0.9%
• Wynn Resorts, Limited (WYNN) -5%
• Tesla, Inc (TSLA) -2%
• Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (HST) -0.7%
• BorgWarner Inc.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at 27,778.07 on Tuesday with a loss of 66.84 points or -0.24%. The S&P 500 closed at 3,389.78 for a gain of 7.79 points or 0.23%. The Nasdaq Composite closed at 11,210.84 for a gain of 81.12 points or 0.73%. The VIX Volatility Index was higher at 21.55 for a gain of 0.20 points or 0.94%.
Tuesday's market movers
U.S. stocks closed mostly higher on Tuesday. The S&P 500 closed with a new record.
Investors were watching retail earnings and also potential government stimulus. House lawmakers have returned early from a recess to discuss
Investors who are seeking value opportunities may find the following stocks interesting, as they have low price-sales ratios, high profitability and robust financial conditions.
The first company investors may be interested in is Kohl's Corp (KSS), a Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin-based apparel, beauty and home products department store operator in the U.S.
The stock traded at $19.65 per share at close on Aug. 4 for a price-sales ratio of 0.17, which appeals more than the industry median of 0.56.
Kohl's Corp has a GuruFocus profitability rating of 8 out of 10, driven by a three-year earnings per share
According to the GuruFocus All-in-One Screener as of July 9, the following retailers are popular among gurus.
Nordstrom Inc. (JWN) has a market cap of $2.5 billion. Its revenue of $14.2 billion has increased 6.10% over the past 10 years.
The company is held by five gurus, including John Rogers (Trades, Portfolio) with 0.33% of outstanding shares, Pioneer Investments (Trades, Portfolio) with 0.15% and Mark Hillman (Trades, Portfolio) with 0.09%.
As of July 9, the stock was trading with a price-earnings ratio of 5.24. The share price of
The U.S. stock market indexes rallied in premarket trading on Tuesday on a record 17.7% increase in retail sales for May as consumers who had been in coronavirus-induced lockdowns began to venture out to shop again.
The gain easily topped the previous record, which was set in October 2001, and beat analysts’ expectations of an 8% increase for the month.
Based on these developments, investors may be interested in retailers companies that are popular among gurus. According to GuruFocus Hot Picks, a Premium feature, retail stocks that had the largest number of buys during the first quarter were American
U.S. stocks were in the green on Friday morning ahead of positive economic data in the labor market. The U.S. economy added 2.5 million jobs in May, surpassing projections. The unemployment rate is now 13.3%, below expectations of about 20%. The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 2.70% to 26,992, the S&P 500 index jumped 2.22% to 3,181 and the Nasdaq Composite Index was up 1.53% to 9,762.
• Occidental Petroleum Corp (OXY) +25%
• Apache Corp (APA) +19.5%
• Carnival Corp (CCL) +19%
• Kohls Corp (KSS) +13%
• Delta Air Lines Inc (DAL) +10.7%
U.S. stocks were in the green on Thursday ahead of a correction in the first-quarter gross domestic product (GDP), which was revised to a 5.0% annualized decline from previous 4.8% estimations.The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 0.36% to 25,641, the S&P 500 index rose 0.43% to 3,049 and the Nasdaq Composite Index was up 0.39% to 9,449.
U.S. stocks indices were mixed on Wednesday, with the Dow advancing more than 170 points as tech shares pulled down the Nasdaq index. The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 0.67% to 25,164, the S&P 500 index fell 0.23% to 2,984 and the Nasdaq Composite Index declined 1.59% to 9,192.
• Nordstrom Inc (JWN) +12.2%
• Gap Inc (GPS) +9.4%
• Kohls Corp (KSS)
Richard Snow (Trades, Portfolio), founder of Snow Capital Management, has released his portfolio for the first quarter of 2020. The guru reduced his holdings of Dow Inc. (DOW) and Kohl's Corp. (KSS), added to his holdings of Facebook Inc. (FB) and Laboratory Corp of America Holdings (LH) and bought into Tyson Foods Inc. (TSN).
Snow looks for companies that are financially strong, but with stock prices that have been depressed due to temporary or intermediate term difficulties. Snow relies on extensive research to determine the probability of a solution, gain confidence in the company's ability to survive
The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at 24,206.86 on Tuesday with a loss of 390.51 points or -1.59%. The S&P 500 closed at 2,922.94 for a loss of 30.97 points or -1.05%. The Nasdaq Composite closed at 9,185.10 for a loss of 49.72 points or -0.54%. The VIX Volatility Index was higher at 30.53 for a gain of 1.23 points or 4.20%.
Tuesday’s market movers
U.S. stocks ended lower Tuesday with a late drop leading into the closing bell. Shares of Moderna (MRNA) closed down 10.41% after a report questioned the company’s Covid-19 efforts.
Walmart reported better-than-expected results with a
U.S. stocks were in the green on Thursday after the Federal Reserve announced up to $2.3 trillion in economic support to combat the effects of the coronavirus. The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 1.31% to 23,741, the S&P 500 Index rose 1.50% to 2,791, and the Nasdaq Composite Index gained 0.63% to 8,142.
Non-index stocks have also posted gains and losses recently. Shares of PriceSmart Inc. (PSMT) jumped more than 10% on Thursday after the company announced second
U.S. stocks were in the red on Tuesday, a volatile day in which the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up more than 900 points during the morning, but closed in negative territory. The DJIA fell 0.12% to 22,654, the S&P 500 Index declined 0.16% to 2,659 and the Nasdaq Composite Index slid 0.33% to 7,887.
Non-index stocks have also posted gains and losses recently.Shares of Lindsay Corp. (LNN) climbed more than 3% on Tuesday after the company announced
According to the GuruFocus All-in-One Screener, a Premium feature, the following companies have high business predictability ratings and a wide margin of safety.
O’Reilly Automative Inc. (ORLY) has a business predictability rank of five out of five stars and, according to the discounted cash flow calculator, a 39% margin of safety at an average price of $308 per share.
The aftermarket auto parts retailer has a market cap of $22 billion and enterprise value of $28 billion. Over the past five years, its revenue has grown 6.8% and its earnings per
According to the GuruFocus All-in-One Screener, a Premium feature, as of March 27, the following guru-held companies are trading at a discount and have positive three- to five-year future earnings estimates.
Shares of TJX Companies Inc. (TJX) were trading around $46.95 on Friday.
The retailer of apparel, home fashions and merchandise has a GuruFocus profitability rating of 10 out of 10. Its earnings per share have climbed 15.6% over the past three years.
Analysts project a three-year to five-year earnings growth rate of 13.42%. The return on equity of 60.65%
The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at 25,917.41 on Tuesday with a loss of 785.91 points or -2.94%. The S&P 500 closed at 3,003.37 for a loss of 86.86 points or -2.81%. The Nasdaq Composite closed at 8,684.09 for a loss of 268.07 points or -2.99%. The VIX Volatility Index was higher at 36.82 for a gain of 3.40 points or 10.17%.
Tuesday’s market movers
There were no major economic reports on the calendar Tuesday. The Federal Open Market Committee announced a surprise interest rate reduction of 50 basis points bringing the target federal funds rate to 1.00% to 1.25%.
Kohl’s Corp. (KSS) could deliver a successful stock recovery following its 30% decline over the past year.
The department store chain is investing in its website, becoming more efficient and is differentiating itself versus sector peers.
Kohl's is investing in improving the online shopping experience for its customers. For example, in fiscal third-quarter 2020, it piloted a new website experience that included more product descriptions, increased personalization and improved search capabilities. This resulted in higher sales among its customers. This trend could continue as the company plans to roll out its refreshed website
It’s the most wonderful time of the year, which means children are busy writing and mailing their Christmas letters to Santa and parents are looking for the best bargains to fill stockings. According to a survey conducted by the American Research Group, U.S. shoppers are planning to spend an average of $976 on gifts this holiday season, down from $992 in 2018.
While the National Retail Federation’s annual survey reported the most requested item on individual consumers’ holiday wish lists were gift cards at 59%, clothing and accessories were a close second. In addition, the survey found that
Stock prices are affected by various macro-economic developments and paying close attention to market-moving trends could help investors generate alpha returns. Between Thanksgiving Day and the dawn of the New Year, shoppers in the U.S. and around the globe hunt for bargains, creating a massive opportunity for retailers and e-commerce platforms to boost their sales. Investing early in companies that are expected to report stellar earnings during the holiday season would lead to gains by the time fourth quarter 2019 financial reports are released.
Historical data provides a reason to believe that equity markets will perform positively in the remainder
Walmart Inc. (WMT) posted strong quarterly results last week, with, most notably, a robust comparable sales increase of 3.2%, capping off five consecutive quarterly gains. Other indicators demonstrate the company is taking market share away from competitors, whose e-commerce efforts are languishing.
Walmart’s online sales rose by an impressive 41% from the same period last year. That increase is almost double Amazon’s (AMZN) third-quarter online sales growth of 21%. The big-box retailer's strong results were buoyed by continuously strong consumer spending, raising hopes for other retailers for a strong holiday shopping season.
The Bentonville, Arkansas-based company was one of the