Tag Archives: AMZN

Why Amazon.com, Inc. Will Not Buy Kohl’s Corporation

I’m not one to take issue with a colleague, but James Brumly here at InvestorPlace has a thick skin, so I’m going to challenge him on his assertions about a tie-up between Kohl’s Corporation (NYSE:KSS) and Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN). As expected, ever since Amazon purchased Whole Foods, there has been plenty of speculation as to […]

Spotlight On Big Retailers As Black Friday Frenzy Begins, Cyber Monday Awaits

Shoppers take their marks on Black Friday as they scurry to big retailers looking for bargains. Though some headlines talk about this day not being as important as in the past, lines of people outside of big box retailers on Thanksgiving night might raise questions about that theory. Stocks to watch for possible Black Friday […]

Stocks Hit New Records in Pre-Holiday Surge

U.S. large-cap stocks notched new record highs on Tuesday, pushing the S&P 500 past the 2,600 level on an intraday basis for the first time ever, in relatively quiet trading. Felt like machine-driven, central-bank funded algorithmic demand with a gap and rise at the open with nary a hint of volatility or texture. Everywhere you […]

Why Home Depot Inc Stock Will Keep Grinding Higher

Another quarter, another beat for Home Depot Inc (NYSE:HD) and another rally for HD stock. Once again, Home Depot smashed analyst estimates in its third quarter earnings report. Comparable sales rose 7.9%, well above analyst estimates which stood at up 5.4%. As was widely expected, the big beat was driven by a flurry of hurricane-related buying.  […]

The Defense Sector Is Full of Dividend Stocks, but These 3 Are the Best

The defense sector is one of the best places to look for those hoping to invest in dividend stocks. Today, we’ve narrowed down the list to bring you the three best dividend stocks to buy today in the defense sector. Defense companies often pay higher dividend yields compared to other popular stocks. On average, defense […]