Mattel Stock Could Surge 50% on Rising Earnings

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Dow gains 516 points as markets rally behind strong retail earnings

1/4 The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 516 points on Thursday as markets were on track to break weeks-long losing streaks. File Photo by John Angelillo/UPI | License Photo May 26 (UPI) — U.S. markets posted gains for the second consecutive day on Thursday, rising sharply behind strong retail earnings. The Dow Jones Industrial Average … Read moreDow gains 516 points as markets rally behind strong retail earnings

Earnings announcements of Future Retail, Future Lifestyle to be delayed

Two listed Future group firms — Future Retail and Future Lifestyle Fashion — on Tuesday expressed their inability to convene a board meeting before May 30, to approve their financial results for the quarter and year ended March 31, on account of vacant positions on their respective boards. In the … Read moreEarnings announcements of Future Retail, Future Lifestyle to be delayed

Week Ahead: Investors Brace For Retail Sector Earnings; Dollar Could Correct

Walmart, Target earnings are leading indicators of sector losses, even broader market Yields change course but still weigh on equities Dollar could correct Bitcoin on the verge of a further slump After last week’s ‘ was triggered by major retailers such as (NYSE:) and (NYSE:) disappointing more significantly on earnings than expected, investors now nervously … Read moreWeek Ahead: Investors Brace For Retail Sector Earnings; Dollar Could Correct

Ross Stores Stock Plunges as Trouble in Retail Hits Earnings

Text size The off-price retailer said that though the quarter began strongly, sales then weakened, Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Ross Stores fell by double digits after hours following the off-price retailer’s fiscal first quarter results. Earnings, revenue, and same-store sales all fell short of Wall Street’s expectations. Ross (ticker: ROST) said it earned 97 cents a … Read moreRoss Stores Stock Plunges as Trouble in Retail Hits Earnings

Consumers Aren’t OK. Why April Retail Sales Are Misleading.

Walmart sales climbed in the first quarter from a year ago, but flat transaction numbers suggest inflation drove the gain. Here, a Walmart in San Leandro, Calif., last year. David Paul Morris/Bloomberg Text size The latest retail sales report subverted recession fears. It shouldn’t. When data showed that April sales for U.S. retailers rose 0.9% … Read moreConsumers Aren’t OK. Why April Retail Sales Are Misleading.

It’s Not All Doom And Gloom In Retail 

The TJX Companies Beats And Raises On Strong Results  The TJX Companies (NYSE: TJX) proves that it is not all doom and gloom in the retail sector. While the front-line retailers like Target and Walmart are struggling with growth and margins the off-price retailers like The TJX Companies are coming into their own. Not only … Read moreIt’s Not All Doom And Gloom In Retail 

Dow futures up nearly 400 points ahead of retail sales and comments from Fed’s Powell

U.S. stock index futures surged on Tuesday, with the technology sector leading the way higher ahead of a batch of economic data, including April retail sales and comments from several Federal Reserve speakers, including Chairman Jerome Powell later in the session. How are stock-index futures trading? S&P 500 futures ES00, +1.47% climbed 68.50 points, or … Read moreDow futures up nearly 400 points ahead of retail sales and comments from Fed’s Powell

Stocks Higher, Walmart, Twitter, Buffett In Focus-5 Things To Know

Here are five things you must know for Tuesday, May 17: 1. — Stock Futures Higher As Growth Concerns Ease, Dollar Retreats U.S. equity futures moved firmly higher Tuesday, while the dollar extended declines for a third consecutive session, as investors took solace from a rare bit of positive news from China’s Covid crisis and … Read moreStocks Higher, Walmart, Twitter, Buffett In Focus-5 Things To Know

Retail Stocks: Target, Walmart Earnings Due; This One Might Be Better Positioned

Retail chains Walmart (WMT) and Target (TGT) report earnings on Tuesday and Wednesday, respectively. X The big-box retail stocks report as investors try to gauge the impact of rising grocery prices on consumer spending, and after the chains benefited a year ago from pandemic-related stimulus payments to customers. Target stock, meanwhile, was setting up in … Read moreRetail Stocks: Target, Walmart Earnings Due; This One Might Be Better Positioned

Stock futures mixed ahead of a big week of retail earnings

Traders on the floor of the NYSE, May 6, 2022. Source: NYSE Stock futures were mixed Sunday evening after a week of steep losses that ended on a high note, and ahead of a big earnings week for retailers. Futures tied to the Dow Jones Industrial Average slipped by 23 points, or 0.09%, while S&P … Read moreStock futures mixed ahead of a big week of retail earnings

Stock futures rise ahead of a big week of retail earnings

Traders on the floor of the NYSE, May 6, 2022. Source: NYSE Stock futures were higher Sunday evening after a week of steep losses that ended on a high note, and ahead of a big earnings week for retailers. Futures tied to the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 78 points, or 0.2%, while S&P 500 … Read moreStock futures rise ahead of a big week of retail earnings

retail investors: Move over institutional players, retail investors are muscling into largecap options territory

NEW DELHI – With market awareness among investors growing, there has of late been a jump in retail participation in derivative segments like options trading. The latest data shows that the trend is deepening and in notable ways. Results of retail brokerages for the last quarter of the previous financial year reveal an interesting trend … Read moreretail investors: Move over institutional players, retail investors are muscling into largecap options territory

Mattel Stock is Ready to Catch

Shares of toy products and content creator Mattel, Inc. (NYSE: MAT) stock is a rare performer as shares are up 20% year-to-date reaching 52-week highs as benchmark indices plunge in the opposite direction. The iconic toy manufacturer pulled a surprise profit in its fiscal Q1 2022 when analysts expected a loss in addition to beating … Read moreMattel Stock is Ready to Catch

Inflation rate, retail sales, and Disney earnings are all expected to rise

Investors are getting ready for any other busy week for company earnings and may be watching a slew of monetary records, such as the state-of-the-art on purchaser costs. The Federal Reserve has hiked hobby prices via half of a percentage factor for the first time in a long time if you want to start taming … Read moreInflation rate, retail sales, and Disney earnings are all expected to rise

Plaza Retail REIT’s (PAZRF) CEO Michael Zakuta on Q1 2022 Results – Earnings Call Transcript

Plaza Retail REIT (OTC:PAZRF) Q1 2022 Earnings Conference Call May 6, 2022 10:00 AM ET Company Participants Kim Strange – General Counsel & Secretary Michael Zakuta – President & CEO Jim Drake – CFO Conference Call Participants Li Chen – Laurentian Bank Kyle Stanley – Desjardins Capital Markets Jenny Ma – BMO Capital Markets Patrick … Read morePlaza Retail REIT’s (PAZRF) CEO Michael Zakuta on Q1 2022 Results – Earnings Call Transcript

Fuel to retail and Jio, all set to boost RIL earnings in Q4, say analysts

Mumbai: Reliance Industries (RIL) is likely to report stable fourth-quarter earnings with steady momentum across its businesses from oil-to-chemicals (O2C), telecom and retail, according to analysts. RIL will report its results for the March-ended quarter on Friday. According to a Bloomberg poll, it is expected to post a consolidated net profit of ₹16,819.7 crore on … Read moreFuel to retail and Jio, all set to boost RIL earnings in Q4, say analysts

The Necessity Retail: Q1 Earnings Snapshot

NEW YORK (AP) _ The Necessity Retail REIT, Inc. (RTL) on Wednesday reported a key measure of profitability in its first quarter. The real estate investment trust, based in New York, said it had funds from operations of $31.8 million, or 24 cents per share, in the period. Funds from operations is a closely watched … Read moreThe Necessity Retail: Q1 Earnings Snapshot

ODP Q1 Earnings Beat Estimates Despite Fewer Retail Stores

ODP Corp ODP reported a first-quarter FY22 sales of $2.18 billion, flat Y/Y, beating the consensus of $2.13 billion. Business Solutions Division sales climbed 9% Y/Y, while Retail division sales decreased 9%. Adjusted EPS of $1.27 beat the analyst consensus of $0.79. Gross profit declined 2.2% Y/Y to $484 million with a margin of … Read moreODP Q1 Earnings Beat Estimates Despite Fewer Retail Stores