We're also watching for earnings from Toll Brothers, Lowe's, Tiffany, and HP. Plus, new and existing home sales and durable goods orders.
We expect the firm to continue to grow its payout, but there are intense competitive pressures in the packaged foods space.
As Bob Johnson wraps up his time at Morningstar, he looks back at what he's learned about the best way to watch the economy.
Even with a strong sales performance, continued investments will drag the retailer's profitability below historical levels.
Funds like Dodge & Cox Stock, Vanguard Equity-Income, and LSV Value Equity can help when high-flying large-growth stocks inevitably pull back.
With the rally in growth stocks and high-yield bonds, investors should check their mix of riskier and more conservative assets, says Christine Benz.
We see Las Vegas Sands and MGM Resorts as the firms most likely to be awarded Japanese gaming licenses in 2019.
Gold-rated Primecap Odyssey Stock focuses on valuation and is cheaper than most of its large-blend peers.
We size up health savings accounts' menu design, underlying investments, and total cost of investing.
We see strong competitive advantages building for both of the firms' public cloud offerings.
These funds could be a substitute for a portion of an investor's fixed-income exposure.
Wal-Mart, L Brands, Gap, and Home Depot are among those reporting. Plus, retail sales, housing starts, and minutes from the Fed's meeting.
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