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Retailers

Here’s Why Kohl’s Just Crashed to Its Lowest Level in 16 Months

Kohl’s Corp. (KSS) was one of the worst performers across all U.S. indexes during Tuesday’s session thanks to a disappointing first-quarter earnings report that spelled a rough three months for in-store sales. Investors were shocked by the ugly financials, sending shares to their worst close in more than a year. The news is particularly surprising […]

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Gaming

The High-Profile Dispute at the Center of Activision’s 5.99% Drop on Monday

Shares of Activision Blizzard Inc. (ATVI) continued their recent streak of whipsawing Monday after they dropped to their lowest level in a week. The decline came on the heels of new developments regarding friction over an upcoming entry in one of the company’s most successful video-game franchises. While the overall market has steadily floated higher […]

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Retailers

Why Ralph Lauren Stock Was the S&P 500’s Biggest Loser on Tuesday

Shares of Ralph Lauren Corp. (RL) tumbled during Tuesday’s session, ending as the S&P 500’s worst-performing stock despite the index overall sneaking out a 0.8% gain. The fashion company’s stock fell on the heels of lackluster earnings, despite besting analysts’ expectations. Ralph Lauren’s Tuesday’s performance marks something of an anomaly, primarily due to the fact […]

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Top Stocks

The 3 Biggest Stock Market Movers for Wednesday, May 8

Major U.S. indexes are experiencing a wild week amid renewed trade tensions that appeared to come out of nowhere. It all started last Sunday when President Trump suddenly tweeted that he intends to hike tariffs on billions of dollars of Chinese imports up to 25%. Since then, the S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average […]

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IPO
Uncategorized

The 5 Biggest IPOs This Week (May 6 – May 10)

With 13 scheduled deals, this week is set to be the IPO market’s most active in more than three years. They include six biotech firms, a defense contractor, and the world’s largest ride-hailing company whose market debut has long been anticipated by investors and the financial media alike. That final company is Uber, which will […]

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Beverages
Daily Perspective

Why Monster Beverage Stock Soared to a Two-Month High on Friday

Shares of Monster Beverage Corp. (MNST) surged during Friday’s session on the heels of a strong Q1 earnings report. The company surpassed both top- and bottom-line expectations, instigating massive buying behavior among market participants. The energy drink company’s financials have managed to defy gravity in recent quarters even as health concerns surrounding its products continue […]

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Here Are the S&P 500’s Top Three Losers on Thursday

U.S. markets fell for the second straight session on Thursday, as investors continued to hastily react to Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell’s comments following the central bank’s decision to keep interest rates unchanged. On Wednesday, Powell explained in a post-meeting conference that the low inflation pressures in the economy may just be “transitory,” a key […]

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Travel

What Royal Caribbean’s Q1 Earnings Say About the Cruise Industry’s Health

In a week filled with tech companies making huge post-earnings moves, investors took a break from that sector’s dominance on Wednesday when Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (RCL) released its first-quarter earnings report. The world’s largest cruise operator by revenue surpassed analyst expectations on the top and bottom lines, galvanizing investors to push RCL stock to […]

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FAANG
Google
Tech Industry

Here’s Why Alphabet Just Saw Its Biggest Drop in More than Six Years

Alphabet Inc. (GOOG) rocked the entire stock market on Tuesday after the parent company of Google released its Q1 earnings report late Monday afternoon. Despite beating bottom-line estimates, the company missed on the top line and reported sharply lower ad revenue growth from the year-ago quarter. GOOG’s losses weighed down the tech-centric Nasdaq, as the […]

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Manufacturing

Why Ingersoll-Rand Was the Best S&P 500 Performer on Monday

Shares of industrial manufacturing firm Ingersoll-Rand Plc. (IR) soared to an all-time high during Monday’s session on news that another industrial product company is likely to announce a buyout bid for one of Ingersoll’s largest business units as soon as this week. Although Monday was filled with merger news across the industrials sector – including […]

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