The S&P 500 topped 2,000 for the first time Monday, driven in part by robust second-quarter earnings.
While the majority of companies have already posted results, a number of key sector players report Wednesday, including a handful of major retailers, a leading luxury jeweler, a spirits giant, the world's largest offshore driller, and more.
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BBY, SWHC, TSL Top Tuesday's Hot Stocks to Watch
The S&P 500 Index is on track to finish second-quarter earnings season at historic highs, with just a handful of the benchmarks' members still set to report earnings.
Tuesday's hot stocks to watch list is a hodgepodge of companies posting quarterly results, including a major electronics retailer, a firearms manufacturer, a semiconductor company, and more.Get all 10 stocks to watch right here...
BBY, TIF, ANF Top This Week's Hot Stocks to Watch List
Second-quarter earnings season is winding down, with 480 S&P 500 components already reported. Total earnings for members that have turned in results are up 8.2% from the same period last year, with 66% beating expectations.
A number of key industry players are still on tap to report earnings.Hot stocks to watch this week include a leading electronics retailer, a luxury jeweler, a discount chain merchant, and more...
DLTR, SHLD Top Thursday's Hot Stocks to Watch
Hot stocks to watch, August 21, 2014: Thursday brings earnings from a dollar store company involved in a takeover battle, a growing branded meat processor, several key retailers, and a couple of tech players.Here's everything you need to know about these stocks...
HPQ, TGT, PETM Top Wednesday's Hot Stocks to Watch
Hewlett Packard (NYSE: HPQ) is among the hot stocks to watch today as earnings continue to roll in and investors look to take profits...Here are eight "hot stocks" for today that investors can put on their radar...
Why Home Depot (NYSE: HD) Stock Is Up Today, and Where It's Headed Now
Home Depot Inc. (NYSE: HD) stock was up 6.1% this morning (Tuesday) from yesterday's close, and touched a 52-week high of $88.72 after the company's second-quarter profits and earnings per share (EPS) topped analysts' estimates.
HD announced EPS of $1.52 on revenue of $23.81 billion. That beat consensus estimates of $1.45 per share on revenue of $23.61 billion.
HD stock may be trading at 52-week highs, but it hasn't reached its peak.This huge market condition will drive the HD stock price now...
Home Depot (NYSE: HD) Among Tuesday's Hot Stocks to Watch
Home Depot (NYSE: HD) is among the hot stocks to watch today as retailers try to impress investors in a lackluster showing so far this quarter...Here are seven "hot stocks" that could jump in today's trading.
Retailers Are Top Stocks to Watch Today as WMT, JCP, and More Follow Macy's Miss
A bad year to date for retailers doesn't appear to be getting any better.
Macy's Inc. (NYSE: M) stock swooned 5% to $56 Wednesday after reporting Q2 earnings shy of estimates and trimming its sales outlook for the full year.That's why the earnings reports of these four big retailers make them the stocks to watch today - can they beat the retail slump?
CSCO, JCP, PCLN Among Hottest Stocks to Watch This Week
Hot stocks to watch today: While August is usually a slow month for market news, this has been an exception.
And this week will continue the activity when these companies report earnings.Here are hot stocks to watch on earnings, including CSCO, JCP, and PCLN...
ZNGA, DUK, CBS Top Thursday's Hot Stocks to Watch
Hot stocks to watch today: While second-quarter earnings season is quickly winding down, a number of key sector players are still on tap to post results.
Scheduled to report earnings today (Thursday) are a media giant, a couple of energy titans, a monster beverage company, and more.Get the full list of our 10 hot stocks to watch - including ZNGA, DUK, and CBS - right here...
TWX, FOXA, MDLZ Top the Hot Stocks to Watch on Wednesday
Hot stocks to watch today: Among companies in the S&P 500 Index that have reported earnings results, about two-thirds have beat analysts' sales targets, the highest percentage since mid-2011, according to Barclays.
Investors hope the streak continues as earnings continue to roll in. Reports today (Wednesday) include results from media giants TWX and FOXA, snack food leader MDLZ, and more.Get all 10 hot stocks to watch here.
GRPN, DIS Top Today's Hot Stocks to Watch List
Hot stocks to watch today: Second-quarter earnings, up 10% with three-quarters of S&P 500 companies reporting to date, have handily beat consensus forecasts of 7%, according to FactSet. Revenue, up 5% on average, is also coming in ahead of projections.With little on this week’s economic calendar, earnings will again dominate markets. Following are 10 earnings reports to watch today (Tuesday), including GRPN, DIS, IEP, and more…
GPRO, TSLA, XOM Top Today's Hot Stocks to Watch
The second-quarter earnings parade continues Thursday with a barrage of earnings from some key sector players.On tap to post results today are a new IPO darling, a niche electric car company, and a couple of oil giants.
ABBV Tops Today's Stocks to Watch List
Earnings are currently the main driver of U.S. markets, and with AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV), Moody's (NYSE: MCO), and more reporting today, the trend is likely to continue.
Investors have so far shrugged off a barrage of dicey geopolitical issues and a less market-friendly Fed. The S&P 500 logged its 26th record close of the year Wednesday.Friday ends the busiest week in 2014's second-quarter earnings season. Following are five hot stocks to watch today.
Why FB, UA, AMZN, and These 9 More Are Today's Hottest Stocks to Watch
The earnings calendar is jam-packed this week with big results from Facebook (Nasdaq: FB) and Under Armour (NYSE: UA) most recently, and results are helping the Standard & Poor's 500 Index hit record highs.
S&P 500 companies are beating on EPS and revenue at a rate not seen in years. The index components that have reported are beating revenue consensus estimates by 1.43% on average.Earnings dominate today's hot stocks to watch list, and some are sizzling hot numbers...
Stocks to Watch: 18 Spin-Offs to Look for in 2014
This year's white-hot deal-making has put a lot of companies on our stocks to watch list.
In addition to takeovers and tax inversion deals, a flurry of spin-off announcements have come over the last several months, with 28 spin-offs completed in the first six months of 2014.For investors, this means profit opportunity ahead. That's why we're putting these upcoming spin-offs on our stocks to watch list...