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Retailers Post Strong Same-Store-Sales in January

Andrew Klips | Equities.com |

After a tepid December, retailers saw a burst in sales during January, buoyed by the U.S. averting the fiscal cliff, more people having jobs that originally thought and a flurry of sales to make


Equities Sector Coverage: Stocks Inch Higher on Housing Boost

Sector Recap | Equities.com |

Housing Starts rose a less than expected 2.3% to 750,000 units annualized in August. Building Permits fell by 1.0%. Existing Home Sales rose 7.8% in August to an annual rate of 4.82 million, the


U.S. Consumers May Not Be Confident, But They're Still Spending

Equities Editors Desk | Equities.com |

Consumer confidence jumped up to a three-month high according to the most recent survey from Thomson Reuters and the University of Michigan. Though the numbers do contradict against the Conference


7 Trophy Investments of Billionaires

Minyanville | Equities.com |

For most entrepreneurs, starting a business is a gut-wrenching, blood, sweat, and tears-draining, 24/7 undertaking. But for those already sporting nine zeroes in their bank accounts, it’s an


Equities Sector Coverage: Stocks Pare Gains to Close Flat

Sector Recap | Equities.com |

The Dow Jones Industrial Average traded between the narrow range of 12920 and 12976; ending the day above the 21- day simple moving average at 12920, which shifts the daily cycle to positive. The


Equities Sector Coverage: Investor Optimism Returns to Wall Street

Sector Recap | Equities.com |

Initial Jobless Claims for the week ending March 3 was 362,000, an increase of 8,000 from the previous week's revised figure of 354,000. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rallied to an afternoon


Equities Sector Coverage: Stocks Rebound Modestly from Worst Day of 2012

Sector Recap | Equities.com |

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rallied from a low of 12751.51 to a high of 12858, but the daily chart remains negative. The NASDAQ rallied from a low of 2920.54 to a high of 1940.28, but the


Equities Sector Coverage: Strong Jobs Numbers Push Wall Street Higher

Sector Recap | Equities.com |

Nonfarm Payrolls rose by a statistically skewed 243,000 and with the Unemployment Rate down to 8.3%. Factory Orders rise by 1.1% in December. Nonmanufacturing ISM rose to 56.8 in January. The Dow


Equities Sector Coverage: Market's Bull Run Gets Cut Short

Sector Recap | Equities.com |

Factory Orders declined 0.4% in October when a rise of 0.8% was expected. The non-manufacturing ISM came in below expectations at 52.0. This measure of the services sector showed a 48.9 reading on


Equities Sector Coverage: Resting Bulls Unmoved By Stronger Economic Numbers

Sector Recap | Equities.com |

Initial Jobless Claims rose to 402,000 in the latest week, still well above the 350,000 recessionary threshold. The national manufacturing ISM came in at 52.7 in November with Construction



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