Articles From: UPDATE: Quest, LabCorp among S&P 500's top gainers after upgrades to UPDATE: Retailers' 'strong' sales figures exaggerated by low expectations


2015/1/2
Quest Diagonostics Inc. and Laboratory Corp.
Sign-up for UPDATE: Quest, LabCorp among S&P 500's top gainers after upgrades investment picks
By Wallace Witkowski and Sue Chang, MarketWatch Caesars, Vivint shares fall on quarterly results SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Rackspace Hosting Inc. shares advanced in the extended session Monday after the cloud-computing company's quarterly results topped Wall Street estimates.
Sign-up for UPDATE: Rackspace shares rise after hours on earnings beat investment picks
By Sue Chang, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch)--Among the companies whose shares are expected to see active trading in Monday's session are Rackspace Hosting Inc., Sotheby's, and Caesars Entertainment Corp.
Sign-up for UPDATE: Rackspace, Sotheby's, Caesars results in focus investment picks
Radian Group's stock (RDN) ran up 7.8% in premarket trade Tuesday, after its Radian Guaranty mortgage insurance subsidiary agreed to sell its stake in Radian's financial guaranty insurance business, Radian Asset Assurance, for about $810 million in cash to Assured Guaranty Corp.
Sign-up for UPDATE: Radian Group's stock rallies after asset assurance sale agreement investment picks
2015/1/15
By Tomi Kilgore, MarketWatch Shares hit 40-year low after a report that retailer is prepping for bankruptcy RadioShack appears to have realized what investors already believed was inevitable: resistance to bankruptcy is futile.
Sign-up for UPDATE: RadioShack's stock tumble helps confirm investors' worst fears investment picks
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Here are some companies whose shares made notable moves in European trade on Friday.
Sign-up for UPDATE: RBS climbs, Randgold slides: Europe's big stock movers investment picks
2014/11/24
By Rex Crum, MarketWatch DVD rental kiosk operator set to hike prices by 25% on Dec.
Sign-up for UPDATE: Redbox owner Outerwall among tech gainers investment picks
2014/11/24
By Rex Crum, MarketWatch Kiosk operator believes demand is strong enough for $1.50-a-night rentals SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- With the rise of video-streaming services like Netflix Inc., and the closing of the last retail store by one-time DVD-rental giant Blockbuster just over a year ago, it appeared like DVDs were on the brink of obsolescence.
Sign-up for UPDATE: Redbox price hike shows DVDs aren't dead investment picks
By Ben Fritz Redbox is raising its DVD rental price by 25%, in a move that could improve the company's stagnant bottom line and help the Outerwall Inc. unit invest in new technology.
Sign-up for UPDATE: Redbox raising DVD rental price by 25% investment picks
By Russ Britt, MarketWatch LOS ANGELES (MarketWatch) -- Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc. tumbled by more than $21 a share in morning trade Tuesday after the drug maker surprised investors with disappointing sales of a key product and reported third-quarter earnings that fell below forecasts.
Sign-up for UPDATE: Regeneron skids on shortfall in Eylea sales investment picks
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Critical intelligence before the U.S. market opens After a year of investors lying awake imagining all that was going to wrong with this rally --
Sign-up for UPDATE: Relax -- the S&P is only going up 5% next year, plus the bottom for gold investment picks
Antonio Weiss, a banker at Lazard (LAZ) , has taken himself out of the running for a top Treasury position according to Politico.
Sign-up for UPDATE: Report: Antonio Weiss takes himself out of Treasury consideration investment picks
2014/11/7
By Philip van Doorn, MarketWatch The Republican control of Congress might help growing regional banks maintain large dividends, an issue that's worried investors in recent years.
Sign-up for UPDATE: Republican victory may keep banks' dividends flowing investment picks
2014/11/5
By Michael Brush, MarketWatch (This article was first published in October and updated on Wednesday to reflect the election result) It's the elections, stupid! Many investors are so focused on headline-grabbing issues like global growth and Fed interest rate policy, they're missing two key election themes telling us it's time to overweight stocks.
Sign-up for UPDATE: Republican victory will boost these 21 stocks investment picks
2015/1/16
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch Randgold extends gains after Thursday's rally LONDON (MarketWatch)--The FTSE 100 index erased a potential weekly loss in volatile trading on Friday, as the U.K. benchmark's heavily-weighted resource sector got a boost from firmer commodity prices.
Sign-up for UPDATE: Resource firms lift FTSE to erase potential weekly loss investment picks
2015/1/16
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch Randgold extends gains after Thursday's rally LONDON (MarketWatch) -- The FTSE 100 index erased a weekly loss in volatile trading on Friday, as the U.K. benchmark's heavily-weighted resource sector got a boost from firmer commodity prices.
Sign-up for UPDATE: Resource firms lift FTSE to erase weekly loss investment picks
2014/12/4
By Carla Mozee, MarketWatch Bank of England holds key rate at 0.5% LONDON (MarketWatch) -- The U.K.'s FTSE 100 slipped Thursday, weighed down by losses from resource-sector companies, but shares of travel operators easyJet PLC and TUI Travel PLC moved higher.
Sign-up for UPDATE: Resource-sector shares weigh on FTSE 100 investment picks
2014/12/10
By Wallace Witkowski and Sue Chang, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Restoration Hardware Holdings Inc. shares rallied in the extended session Wednesday after the company topped Wall Street expectations for the quarter.
Sign-up for UPDATE: Restoration Hardware shares jump on earnings beat investment picks
By Wallace Witkowski, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- How recent consumer optimism contributed to the bottom line in the third quarter will start becoming more evident this week as major retailers begin posting financial results for the period.
Sign-up for UPDATE: Retail earnings to test those consumer sentiment highs investment picks
By Wallace Witkowski, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- With gas prices at multiyear lows and consumer sentiment at multiyear highs, retail sales data will likely be the main catalyst for stocks this week.
Sign-up for UPDATE: Retail sales data to confirm tone of holiday shopping investment picks
2014/12/11
By Ruth Mantell, MarketWatch WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) -- U.S. retail sales in November grew the fastest in eight months as shoppers snapped up everything from cars to clothing, according to government data released Thursday.
Sign-up for UPDATE: Retail sales grow the most in eight months investment picks
2014/12/11
By Ruth Mantell, MarketWatch WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) -- U.S. retail sales in November grew the fastest in eight months as shoppers snapped up everything from cars to clothing, according to government data released Thursday.
Sign-up for UPDATE: Retail sales grows the most in eight months investment picks
2014/12/25
By Andria Cheng, MarketWatch Store Return policy Amazon.com Jan.
Sign-up for UPDATE: Retailers are playing nice with after-Christmas returns investment picks
2014/11/21
By Andria Cheng, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Consumer confidence and sentiment are at a seven-year high and the price of gasoline is below $3 a gallon.
Sign-up for UPDATE: Retailers aren't optimistic about holiday season sales investment picks
2014/11/17
By Wallace Witkowski, MarketWatch Home Depot, Lowe's, Target report results SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Earnings season wraps up this week as the last Dow component and most of the remaining S&P 500 companies report.
Sign-up for UPDATE: Retailers close out earnings season investment picks
2014/11/16
By Wallace Witkowski, MarketWatch Home Depot, Lowe's, Target report results SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Earnings season wraps up this week as the last Dow component and most of the remaining S&P 500 companies report.
Sign-up for UPDATE: Retailers close out earnings season investment picks
2014/11/5
By MarketWatch, MarketWatch Retailers across the nation are accepting waves of new employee applications in preparation for the imminent 2014 holiday hiring season.
Sign-up for UPDATE: Retailers hiring the most for the holidays investment picks
2014/11/28
By Andria Cheng, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Macy's Inc. CEO Terry Lundgren was standing at the door of the department-store chain's Herald Square flagship when the store opened at 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day and stood there for 20 minutes watching a stream of shoppers enter.
Sign-up for UPDATE: Retailers hope to make the Black Friday frenzy last investment picks
By Sue Chang, MarketWatch Keurig is set to report fourth-quarter earnings after the close NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- These are the stocks making notable moves in the market Wednesday: Decliners Tesla Motors Inc. (TSLA) shares fall after Morgan Stanley cut its forecasts for earnings and deliveries of the auto maker's Model X.
Sign-up for UPDATE: Retailers Target, Lowe's, Staples move higher on earnings beat investment picks
By Andria Cheng, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Analysts said that Santa delivered for retailers this holiday shopping season -- but it may only seem that way because concerns about heavy discounting and declining mall traffic weighed on expectations going into the season.
Sign-up for UPDATE: Retailers' 'strong' sales figures exaggerated by low expectations investment picks
Go Premium!
Exclusive Premium Member Benefits
Get the best thinking of 150+ disciplined
objective, experienced analysts-dedicated to
specific industries and securities.
+2,500 Analyst Reports
Wide Moat Screener for Stocks
Medalist Screener for Funds
Premium Portfolio Manager with X-Ray & Monitor
Premium eNewsletters
Morningstar Basic Benefits (All)
Sign up now - No charge for the first 14 days
Articles From: UPDATE: Quest, LabCorp among S&P 500's top gainers after upgrades to UPDATE: Retailers' 'strong' sales figures exaggerated by low expectations
Name |  Ticker |  Star Rating |  Market Cap |  Stock Type |  Sector |  Industry Star Rating |  Investment Style |  Total Assets |  Category |  Top Holdings |  Top Sectors |  Symbol |  Title Star Rating |  Category |  Total Assets |  Top Holdings |  Top Sectors |  Symbol |  Name Topic |  Sector |  Key Indicators |  User Interest |  Market Cap |  Industry Name |  Ticker |  Star Rating |  Market Cap |  Stock Type |  Sector |  Industry Star Rating |  Investment Style |  Total Assets |  Category |  Top Holdings |  Top Sectors |  Symbol / Ticker |  Title Star Rating |  Category |  Total Assets |  Symbol / Ticker |  Name Title |  Date |  Author |  Collection |  Popularity |  Interest Title |  Date |  Company |  Symbol |  Interest |  Popularity Title |  Date |  Company |  Symbol |  Interest |  Popularity Topic |  Sector |  Key Indicators |  User Interest |  Market Cap |  Industry Name |  Ticker |  Popularity |  Our Choices |  Most Recent