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Hot Blue Chip Stocks To Own For 2018

Shutterstock Dont take any dividends for granted today. Business disruption is accelerating as entire industries are being eaten alive. Uber and Lyft? Killed cabs. Amazon (AMZN)? Its crushing retail, and starving their REIT landlords right before our very eyes. And soon, they might team up to offer more same day deliveries and make more rivals […]

5 Retailers That Aren’t Afraid of Amazon

Surviving the onslaught of Amazon.com Inc (NASDAQ: AMZN), yet alone thriving under its thumb, requires brick-and-mortar retailers to have one or more of the following characteristics: products that consumers do not purchase online, strong brand loyalty and in-store expertise that Amazon can’t provide in its online environment. And the following five companies are all Amazon-proof stocks. […]

Macy’s, Nordstrom and More Major Retailers Reporting This Week

The return of volatility has created a lot of confusion in the markets over the past few weeks. However, were now reaching a point in the earnings season when a highly cyclical industry will be seeing some of its biggest firms reporting. These retailers will be coming out of their biggest quarter, and its time […]

Is Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (LOW) Stock Still Worth a Look?

Home improvement retailer Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) is set to release second-quarter earnings before the bell on Wednesday. While I am not particularly fond of LOW stock heading into the report, I do think that any post-earnings sell-off would offer a compelling “buy the dip” opportunity. Source: Mike Mozart via Flickr (modified) With Lowe’s stock, then, […]

S&P 500 Closes at Record High Amid Fed Minutes

U.S. equities quietly moved higher on Wednesday, continuing the recovery from last week’s big one-day selloff. The big story was the release of the latest Federal Reserve meeting minutes. There were few surprises — officials largely shrugged off a weak first-quarter GDP report as transitory — setting the stage for another quarter-point rate hike at […]