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Should You Buy the Dip in Levi Strauss Stock?
Investors who are willing to hold the stock for at least the next few years should continue to buy the dip in Levi Strauss stock for strong returns.
Dividend Investors Can Bet on These 2 Consumer Stocks
Procter & Gamble’s strong underlying sales, margin expansion, and consistent dividend growth make it a top stock for income-seeking investors.
HEXO and Aurora Cannabis Stock, Investors Should Think Twice
HEXO and Aurora Cannabis posted an impressive set of numbers in the third quarter. During the third quarter, HEXO’s net revenues surged about 70% YoY.
Should You Rush to Buy Lululemon Stock after Q1?
Lululemon stock fell in the pre-market session following its first-quarter results. The lower revenues and EPS shouldn’t surprise investors.
Signet Stock Drops Over 14% on Weak Q1 Performance
Signet Jewelers (NYSE:SIG) stock dropped over 14% in the morning trade following the company’s weak performance in the first quarter of fiscal 2021.
Should You Keep Holding Chipotle Stock?
Recently, Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE:CMG) stock has performed exceptionally well. The stock jumped 125% from its March lows.
Costco’s Q3 Results Weren’t Impressive: Is It Still a Buy?
Costco (NASDAQ:COST) posted mixed results for the third quarter of fiscal 2020 after the markets closed on May 28. Lower traffic took a toll on the company.
Should Investors Avoid Costco Stock before Its Q3 Earnings?
Costco Wholesale (NASDAQ:COST) will likely announce its results for the third quarter of fiscal 2020 after the markets close on May 28.
Procter & Gamble and Walmart: 2 Consumer Stocks for Your Portfolio
Procter & Gamble’s revenues rose 5% year-over-year in the most recent quarter. The organic sales marked an impressive 6% growth.
Altria Stock Is a No-Brainer with 9.3% Dividend Yield
Investing in Altria stock is a no-brainer considering the company’s solid track record of dividend payments and low valuation.
What Should Investors Do with Mattel Stock?
Mattel expects to meet the product demand in the second half of the year. So, should investors rush to buy Mattel stock or avoid it?
Is Aphria a Viable Investment in the Cannabis Space?
Cannabis stocks have underperformed the broader markets. Despite the underperformance, Aphria’s recent financial performance was impressive.
Why You Should Avoid Hershey Stock after Its Q1 Earnings
Recently, Hershey stock showed a strong recovery. However, the company didn’t have an impressive first-quarter performance.
Kimberly-Clark Beats Q1 Estimates Due to Increased Demand
Today, Kimberly-Clark posted better-than-expected first-quarter results, which ended on March 31. The company benefited due to increased demand.
Why Procter & Gamble Stock Is a ‘Must-Have’ Stock
So far, Procter & Gamble (NYSE:PG) stock has been resilient to the stock market carnage in 2020. The stock is a must-have in investors’ portfolios.
End of the Road for Aurora Cannabis and Hexo Stock?
Cannabis stocks looked like promising investment options. However, the stocks have eroded a significant amount of investors’ wealth over the past year.
Higher Provisions Weigh on JPMorgan Chase’s Q1 Earnings
JPMorgan Chase (NYSE:JPM) reported lower-than-expected first-quarter numbers today. Higher provisions weighed on the bank’s profitability.
Is It Pointless to Look at Big Banks’ Q1 Earnings?
JPMorgan Chase will announce its first-quarter results before the markets open on April 14. Analysts expect the bank to post revenues of $29.7 billion.
Costco Posts Strong March Sales, Should You Bite?
As expected, Costco’s sales continued to rise at a steady pace in March due to panic buying and stockpiling related to the coronavirus.
Buy Levi Strauss Stock ‘Only’ If You Will Hold until 2022
While Levi Strauss’s first-quarter numbers were impressive, the near-term outlook looks grim. COVID-19 will likely impact the company’s financials.
JPMorgan Chase’s Q4 EPS Could See Stellar Growth
JPMorgan Chase is set to report its fourth-quarter earnings results before the market opens on January 14. We expect its revenue to improve year-over-year.
Bears Return to Walgreens Stock, Challenges Persist
Walgreens Boots Alliance stock is feeling pressure again. The stock fell about 6% on Wednesday, which reflects its weaker start to fiscal 2020.
Why Q4 Earnings Might Not Lift Wells Fargo Stock
Wells Fargo will report its fourth-quarter earnings before the markets open on January 14. The revenues will likely decline in the fourth quarter.
Will Starbucks Stock Sustain Its Momentum in 2020?
Analysts’ activity indicates that Starbucks stock could continue to grow in 2020. The stock increased by 36.5% in 2019 and outgrew its peers.
Costco Stock Could Gain Due to Stellar December Comps
Higher sales could support Costco stock. Analysts project high-single-digit growth in Costco’s top line in fiscal 2020 despite tough comparisons.
Bed Bath & Beyond Stock Sinks on Weak Q3
Bed Bath & Beyond stock fell nearly 10% after hours following its weaker-than-expected third-quarter earnings results yesterday.
Walgreens Posts Disappointing Q1 Earnings Results
Today, Walgreens Boots Alliance reported lower-than-expected results for the first quarter of fiscal 2020. The adjusted EPS fell on a YoY basis.
Is Kellogg’s Stock Set to Outperform Peers in 2020?
On January 7, Credit Suisse upgraded Kellogg’s (NYSE:K) stock to “outperform” from “neutral,” and increased its target price to $78 from $60.
Why Citigroup’s Q4 Earnings Could Lift Its Stock
Citigroup will announce its fourth-quarter earnings before the markets open on January 14. The company’s revenue growth will likely accelerate.
Bed Bath & Beyond’s Q3 Earnings Might Not Be Impressive
Bed Bath & Beyond will report earnings for the third quarter of fiscal 2019 after the markets close on Wednesday. The company’s earnings might stay low.
Why Is Under Armour Stock Facing Pressure?
J.P. Morgan expects Under Armour’s fiscal 2020 revenues to mark 3.8% growth. J.P. Morgan’s growth forecast is well below analysts’ consensus estimate.
These Consumer Stocks Rose More than 65% in 2019
Consumer stocks had a truly phenomenal 2019. Let’s take a look at five consumer stocks that delivered more than 65% growth in the year.
Tesla Lives Up to Expectations, Deliveries Beat Estimate
Today, Tesla posted record production and stronger-than-expected delivery numbers for the fourth quarter. The company delivered 112,000 vehicles globally.
Why Did Signet Stock Fall About 13%?
Wells Fargo analyst Ike Boruchow downgraded Signet stock to “underweight” from “equal weight.” Also, analysts cut the target price to $12 from $16.
Will Wells Fargo Stock Continue to Underperform in 2020?
On January 2, Baird downgraded Wells Fargo (WFC) stock to “underperform” from “neutral.” Baird has a target price of $50.
Is It Time to Buy Shake Shack Stock?
Shake Shack (SHAK) stock is under pressure. The company’s third-quarter sales miss and lower sales expectations weighed on the stock.
Why Walgreens’ Earnings Will Likely Decline in Q1
Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) will announce its earnings for the first quarter of fiscal 2020 before the markets open on January 8.
How Costco Manages Its Inventory and Supply Chain
Costco Wholesale (COST) has been growing its top line consistently, thanks to its impressive comparable sales growth. Let’s take a closer look.
Why 2019 Wasn’t As Good As 2018 for Church & Dwight Stock
Although Church & Dwight stock is trading in the green, it has lagged its peers and the broader markets. The stock didn’t repeat its 2018 performance.
Target Stock Heads for a Photo Finish in 2019
Target stock is trading near the record high and close to its 52-week high of $130.24. The stock has more than doubled from its 52-week low of $64.43.
How Amazon’s Holiday Sales Impact Walmart and Target
Amazon had a record-breaking holiday season. Will more delivery options and inventory at Target and Walmart help them have higher holiday sales, too?
Why Did Tiffany’s Interim Holiday Sales Improve?
On Thursday, Tiffany posted its interim holiday sales results. The company’s worldwide net sales from November 1 to December 24 increased by about 1%–3%.
These Bank Stocks Outpaced the S&P 500 by a Wide Margin
We think that bank stocks also benefited from a change in investors’ sentiment. Their low valuation at the beginning of the year acted as a support.
Why Has Conagra Brands Stock Continued to Rise?
Conagra Brands (CAG) stock has risen about 17% since the company posted its stellar second-quarter results on December 19.
10 Consumer Stocks for Consistent Dividend Income
In addition to boosting dividends, many consumer stocks saw stellar growth in 2019. Most of these companies outperformed the benchmark index YTD.
Consumer Stocks: 5 Stragglers of 2019
Consumer stocks like Macy’s (M), Kraft Heinz (KHC), Gap (GPS), Altria (MO), and Walgreens (WBA) are lagging the broader markets by a wide margin.
5 Consumer Stocks That Beat the S&P 500
The defensive nature, low valuation, consistent dividend, and robust financial performance made consumer stocks a hit among investors.
What Fueled Nike’s Big Earnings Beat?
Nike posted stronger-than-expected second-quarter earnings after the markets closed on Thursday. The revenues and EPS beat Wall Street’s estimates.
Why Is Home Depot Stock Losing Steam?
Home Depot stock has declined by nearly 9% since it posted third-quarter earnings. We’ll take a look at why this might be.
Conagra Brands Crushes Q2 Earnings Estimate
Conagra Brands (CAG) posted better-than-expected earnings for the second quarter of fiscal 2020 before the markets opened today.
Limited Upside in General Mills Stock after Q2 Earnings
General Mills posted mixed earnings for the second quarter of fiscal 2020 before the markets opened on Wednesday. The company’s top line stayed flat.
Why Best Buy Stock Is Trading at a Record High
So far, Best Buy stock has generated stellar returns this year. The stock has risen about 63% YTD. In comparison, the S&P 500 has risen 27.4% this year.
What to Expect from Conagra Brands’ Q2 Earnings
Conagra Brands (CAG) will announce its earnings for the second quarter of fiscal 2020 before the markets open on Thursday.
Should Investors Go Long on Lululemon Stock?
Shares of Lululemon (LULU) were down about 3.4% as of December 16 after it posted its third-quarter earnings results on December 11.
What’s Driving Tyson Foods Stock Higher?
Tyson Foods stock (TSN) closed 2.3% higher on December 16 as the company got a nod from both the US and China to ship American poultry to China.
Grab Nike Stock before Q2 Earnings
Nike will announce its earnings for the second quarter of fiscal 2020 after the markets close on Thursday. The company will likely post a strong quarter.
General Mills Earnings: Will Low Growth Hurt GIS Stock?
General Mills (GIS) is set to announce its fiscal 2020 second-quarter earnings before markets open on December 18. Here’s what’s expected.
JPMorgan Chase Stock: What Can Investors Expect?
Keefe Bruyette & Woods downgraded JPMorgan Chase stock to “market perform” from “outperform.” The firm increased the target price to $135 from $128.
Ford to Cut Losses in China, Challenges Persist
In a regulatory filing, Ford Motor (F) announced that it plans to cut its losses in China by half. The company expects to improve its performance in 2020.
Why RH Stock Has Nearly Doubled This Year
RH stock continues to create a significant amount of wealth for its shareholders. It’s nearly doubled so far this year as of December 9.
Is It Time to Go Long on McDonald’s Stock?
McDonald’s (MCD) stock has underperformed the broader markets as well as most of its peers so far this year. MCD stock is up about 9.6% so far this year.
Costco Earnings: Will Slower Growth Hurt COST Stock?
Costco will announce its earnings for the first quarter of fiscal 2020 after the markets close on Thursday. The sales and earnings will likely rise.
Check Out These Dividend-Paying Consumer Stocks
Most consumer stocks have outperformed the broader markets so far this year amid an improved macroeconomic backdrop and the industry’s defensive nature.
Why Lululemon Stock Could Rise Further on Q3 Earnings
Lululemon Athletica (LULU) is set to announce its fiscal 2019 third-quarter earnings after the market closes on December 11.
Ulta Beauty Earnings: Stock Spiked after the Results
Ulta Beauty (ULTA) announced its 2019 Q3 earnings on December 5. The stock surged more than 9% following the Ulta Beauty earnings release.
Why Did Costco Stock Fall despite Comps Growth?
Costco shares have risen 44% year-to-date due to its industry-leading comps growth. However, Costco stock has fallen about 2.2% this week.
Signet Stock Jumps on Q3 Earnings Beat
Signet Jewelers posted better-than-expected fiscal 2020 third-quarter results today, marking its eighth consecutive quarter of beating analysts’ estimates.
Kroger’s Disappointing Earnings Missed Analysts’ Estimates
Kroger’s earnings growth decelerated sequentially. The adjusted EPS fell on a YoY (year-over-year) basis and didn’t meet analysts’ expectations.
RH Earnings: Q3 Better than Home Depot and Lowe’s
For the third quarter, RH earnings were stronger-than-expected when the markets closed on December 4. Analysts expected RH’s growth rate to decline.
Target Stock: Why Cowen Is Positive for 2020
Cowen is positive on Target (TGT) stock. Store remodeling, competitive pricing, and a focus on merchandising should support Target’s comps growth in 2020.
Campbell Soup’s Earnings Beat Estimate, Sales Lag
Campbell Soup posted mixed results for Q1 of fiscal 2020. Its earnings comfortably beat Wall Street’s consensus estimate, but its revenues fell short.
Will Kroger’s Slower Earnings Growth Hurt Its Stock?
Kroger is set to announce its fiscal 2019 third-quarter earnings results before the market opens on December 5. Here’s what we expect.
Could Q3 Earnings Boost Signet Jewelers Stock?
Signet Jewelers plans to announce its Q3 of fiscal 2020 earnings before the markets open on December 5. We expect its revenues and earnings to be subdued.
Why Citigroup Prefers Altria over Philip Morris
Citigroup has upgraded Altria and downgraded Philip Morris. It expects lower cigarette volume declines and has a favorable outlook on traditional tobacco.
Raymond James Turns Bearish on Wells Fargo Stock
On December 2, Raymond James downgraded Wells Fargo to “underperform” from “market perform.” It expects revenue and margin headwinds to dent the stock.
Why Target Stock Rose 17% in November
So far, Target (TGT) shares have generated significant returns this year. The stock has risen about 89% year-to-date as of November 29.
Why Did Shake Shack Stock Fall 25% in November?
Shake Shack (SHAK) stock is up 36.5% on a YTD (year-to-date) basis as of November 29. However, SHAK stock fell by about 25% in November.
Campbell Soup Earnings: Here’s What to Expect
Campbell Soup (CPB) will announce its fiscal 2020 first-quarter result on December 4. We expect CPB to continue this trend in sales and earnings.
RH Earnings: Will Slower Growth Hurt Its Stock?
RH will announce its third-quarter earnings after the markets close on December 4. We expect the top and bottom-line growth to mark a sequential decline.
CVS Health Stock: What’s Fueling Growth and Will the Uptrend Last?
CVS Health stock is up about 13% in November. Strong financial performance is driving the stock higher, but low earnings growth could limit further upside.
Should Investors Consider Macy’s for Its Dividend Yield?
Based on its closing price of $15.48 on November 27, Macy’s stock has an attractive dividend yield of 9.8%. Here’s what investors should know about Macy’s.
Procter & Gamble Stock: What’s Fueling the Growth?
Procter & Gamble stock has generated a significant amount of wealth for investors this year. The company boosted shareholders’ returns.
Why Church & Dwight Stock Is Underperforming Its Peers
Church & Dwight stock is lagging behind its peers by a wide margin so far this year. High valuation and moderating growth are to blame.
Three Retail Stocks to Bet on This Holiday Season
We expect retail players Target, Walmart, and Costco to shine this holiday season amid a healthy macro backdrop, shopping convenience, and value pricing.
Why Chipotle Stock Could Continue to Rise
So far this year, Chipotle stock has outperformed the broader markets by a wide margin. The stock has risen nearly 89% YTD.
Why Domino’s Stock Uptrend Might Not Hold
Domino’s (DPZ) stock has risen about 21% since the company posted disappointing third-quarter earnings results on October 8.
Ulta Beauty Stock: Is There More Downside?
Low demand for cosmetics is taking a toll on Ulta Beauty’s financials and stock price. Currently, consumers prefer the “natural” look.
Best Buy: Why It Had a Big Earnings Beat
Today, Best Buy posted stronger-than-expected earnings results for the third quarter of fiscal 2020. The company’s revenues beat analysts’ expectations.
Lululemon Stock: What’s behind Its Exceptional Growth?
Lululemon stock is beating the broader markets by a wide margin. Barclays has initiated coverage on LULU with an “overweight” rating.
Altria Stock: Inexpensive Valuation, High Dividend Yield
Altria (MO) stock has recovered recently and risen by about 8% in a month. However, the stock has underperformed peers and broader markets this year.
Best Buy Earnings: What to Expect in Q3
Best Buy will announce its earnings for the third quarter of fiscal 2020 before the markets open on Tuesday. The company should sustain its sales momentum.
Gap Beats Q3 Earnings Estimate, Challenges Persist
Gap posted better-than-expected fiscal 2019 third-quarter earnings results on November 21. However, both its sales and earnings fell year-over-year.
Costco Stock: No Special Dividend, High Valuation
Costco (COST) stock has risen 47.5% year-to-date. COST’s remarkable comps growth supported its upside, but the stock’s surge drove its valuation higher.
Target: Why Analysts See More Upside Post-Q3
Target stock closed 14.1% higher on November 20 thanks to the company’s remarkable performance in the third quarter of fiscal 2019.
J.M. Smucker’s Earnings: What to Expect from Q2
The J.M. Smucker Company is set to announce its fiscal 2020 second-quarter earnings results on November 22. Here’s what to expect.
BB&T and SunTrust Get Regulatory Nod to Merge
BB&T Corporation (BBT) and SunTrust Banks (STI) announced on November 19 that they’d received the necessary regulatory nod for their merger.
Why Analysts Cut the Price Target on Home Depot Stock
Home Depot stock fell 5.4% on Tuesday after posting lower-than-expected Q3 sales. Some analysts cut their price targets following its lower sales outlook.
Target’s Q3 Earnings: Stellar Growth, Higher EPS Outlook
Target soared more than 9% in the premarket session today following its robust fiscal 2019 third-quarter results and upbeat earnings outlook.
URBN Earnings: Stock Drops over 16% in Q3
Urban Outfitters (URBN) shares fell more than 16% in the after-hours. This reflects weaker-than-expected third-quarter URBN earnings.
Lowe’s Beats Q3 Earnings Estimate, Lifts EPS Outlook
Lowe’s posted mixed third-quarter earnings results today. Its top line continued to benefit from higher comps, but both its sales and comps fell short.