Posted by Eric Monte at 8:36AM on May 17th
The use of technology for automated functions appears to be increasing in the retail and financial sectors. I am a frequent shopper at major chain stores such as Target (TGT), CVS Caremark (CVS), and Wal-Mart Stores (WMT). It seems that each time I…
Posted by Jason Smith at 2:05PM on March 3rd
Discount retailers are getting some attention today due in part to a couple of solid earnings reports, but the real news that may be helping the Discount Retail Stocks Index move higher by 1.1% is a takeover battle turned contentious.
Posted by Jason Smith at 9:35AM on February 18th
William Ackman is well-known as the man behind hedge fund Pershing Square Capital Management, which often makes headlines for its big stakes in and activist stances towards well-known brands.
Posted by Todd Shriber at 12:01PM on February 16th
Shares of discount retailer Family Dollar Stores (FDO) are surging 23% after Nelson Peltz’s Trian Fund Management said it would like to acquire the retailer for as much as $7.6 billion, prompting speculation the discount retail space is ripe for consolidation. The…
Posted by Geoff Seiler at 4:35PM on November 17th
Stocks turned in a mixed day, as yesterday’s issues (Irish and EU debt problems and Asian inflation and rate raising concerns) continued to be overhangs on the market. However, news from the retail sector remains generally strong, with good news…
Posted by Jason Smith at 2:25PM on October 14th
Pershing Square Capital Management’s Bill Ackman offered a bullish outlook for stocks, including some individual picks, at the Value Investing Congress in New York earlier this week. Ackman, who explained that his firm seeks to identify businesses that are largely…
Apple Fuels Rumor Mill With Verizon Retail Deal (AAPL, GOOG, BBY, TGT, WMT, VZ, VOD, T, DELL, MOT, ZAGG)
Posted by Owen Vater at 12:04PM on October 14th
Apple (AAPL) is putting the throttle down on iPad distribution ahead of the holidays, and competition from Google (GOOG) Android-powered peers. Best Buy Co. (BBY) has been selling the tablet since April, and Target (TGT) jumped on board earlier this month. Earlier this week…
Analysts Active On Amazon in October (AMZN, WMT, TGT, SPLS, AAPL, GOOG, BFLY, DSCM, VSI, EXPE, PCLN)
Posted by Owen Vater at 11:01AM on October 7th
The crucial holiday shopping season is approaching, and a slew of analysts have weighed in on dotcom retail giant Amazon.com (AMZN) this month ahead of its October 21 third-quarter earnings report. Most recently, Caris & Co. noted this morning that Wall…
Posted by Max Magee at 9:00AM on August 24th
William Ackman is well-known as the man behind hedge fund Pershing Square Capital Management, a fund that often makes headlines for its big stakes in and activist stances towards well-known brands.
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