SuperValu Cruises past Analyst Expectations, Still Sinks

SuperValu (SVU) reported adjusted EPS of $0.46, beating the consensus by $0.10. Total sales from continuing operations stood at $3.8 billion—35% higher YoY.

Kinder Morgan’s 3Q17 Results Met Analysts' Expectations

Kinder Morgan reported its 3Q17 results on October 18, 2017. It reported an adjusted EPS of $0.15, which was in-line with analysts’ consensus estimates.

Pre-Market Report: Global Markets Are Stable on October 20

On October 20, the Shanghai Composite Index closed at 3,378.65 after rising 0.25%. The SPDR S&P China ETF (GXC) fell 1.7% on October 19, 2017.

Highs and Lows: Wall Street's Performance on October 19

After rising for five consecutive trading weeks, the S&P 500 started this week on a stronger note. It rose in the first three trading days of the week.


The Yuan Devaluation's Effects across Foreign Exchange Markets

The US Dollar Index fell by nearly 1% as the basket of currencies that the US dollar is weighed against posted gains.

Mortgage Rate in the US
Labor Market Releases in the US and the UK: HEDJ Fell 2.30%

In the US (IVV), mortgage applications for purchases and refinances rose by 0.10% in the week ending August 7—compared to the previous week.

US Indicators Were Positive Overall Yesterday

The Consumer Discretionary Select Sector SPDR Fund (XLY) gained 0.58% on August 13. Retail sales data rebounded in July.

First Solar, NVIDIA, and Frontier Communications Rally in XLK

On August 4, 2015, First Solar (FSLR) declared its 2Q15 results. It reported earnings of $896 million and net income of $94.5 million.

Teradata, Apple, and Rackspace Dragged SKYY Last Week

On August 6, Teradata declared its 2Q15 results and reported revenues of $623 million, missing analyst estimates of $651 million. Without currency headwinds, revenues would have declined by 2% YoY.

IT Consulting, Alternative Carrier Stocks Fall in Early August

On Aug 6, 2015, Teradata declared its 2Q15 results and reported revenues of $623 million. This missed analyst estimates of $651 million.

European Economic Sentiment Rises, Russia Slips into Recession

August 11 saw the release of a number of key indicator around the world. Wholesale inventory data was the most eagerly awaited in the United States.

How Do Investors Profit from Bankruptcy Investing?

Informed investors can profit from businesses that have filed for bankruptcy. A chapter 11 bankruptcy gives a company a second chance to revive its business.

As Fed Prepares to Move, This Precious Metal is Losing its Luster

As the spotlight fades from the turmoil in Greece and China’s stock market rout, investors are putting every move of the Fed in focus.

Analyzing How IBB's Subgroups Performed for the July 31 Week

The healthcare sector and the pharmaceutical sector underperformed IBB, but outperformed the broader index SPY for the week ending July 31, 2015.

Vertex Stock Rises after 2Q15 Results

Vertex Pharmaceuticals posted its 2Q15 earnings on July 29, 2015. The company announced revenues of $166.1 million for 2Q15 on a GAAP basis.

US Labor Market Weak as Dollar Strengthens on Yuan Guidance Cut

For those who agree with Fed Chair Janet Yellen that the unemployment rate alone doesn’t present a composite view of US labor market conditions, the LMCI is an important indicator.

Highlights of Sprint Corporation’s 1Q15 Earnings

On August 4, Sprint announced its 1Q15 earnings, reporting operating revenues of $8.02 billion in comparison to analyst estimates of $8.32 billion.

August 7 Macro Indicators: Bad News for the US, Europe, and China

The BLS (U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics) released its employment situation report for July on Friday, August 7. Non-farm payroll jobs rose by 215,000 in July.

Hedged Equity Funds: Must-Knows for Foreign Investment

In order to reduce currency risk and benefit from potential growth opportunities globally, you can use hedged equity currency ETFs.

Why US Wage Growth Isn’t as Bad as It Appears

The ECI grew at 0.2% in 2Q15—the lowest quarterly growth in 33 years. Wage inflation is critical from an economic point of view, leading to higher disposable income and consumption.

Biotech Regains Composure: Week Ending July 31

The iShares Nasdaq Biotechnology ETF (IBB) rose 3.13% for the week ending July 31, 2015. IBB outperformed the broader market SPDR S&P 500 ETF (SPY).

Momentum ETFs: A Modern Investor's Tools

The Cambria Global Momentum ETF (GMOM) is a quant-based fund-of-funds ETF. It’s managed by Cambria Investment Management.

Rising Dollar Weakens US Jobs: Weaker Euro Boosts German Exports

Falling export competitiveness, combined with the energy sector’s woes, weighed down the US private payroll report for July.

Systems Software Subsector Surges as the World Tackles Cyber Risk

In terms of individual stocks, Imperva (IMPV) has generated outstanding TTM returns of 182.59%, followed by Palo Alto Networks, Fortinet, Infoblox, Proofpoint, and FireEye.


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