Tapping Recession-Proof Stocks to Fight the Bear (SNPS, KEGS, SAM, ABT, NEE, HD, ACN, TAP)

Fed Chair Jay Powell took a trip to Capitol Hill this week for his regular interrogation by Congress – no doubt a tough trip to take for a guy already under incredible pressure for missing the mark on the Fed’s policy stance where inflation risk was concerned last year. That has now blossomed into the […]

Could Carbon Markets be approaching a Trillion-Dollar Valuation?

One of the most highly sought-after investment themes since the tech boom in the late 90s might be a sector to which very few people are currently paying attention. It’s an asset class that has grown to nearly a trillion-dollar valuation in the past five years (according to Refinitiv) and until now has mainly been […]

Reprieve for The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HD) As $250 Million Case Flops

Boston, MA 10/17/2013 (wallstreetpr) – A patent lawsuit that would have seen The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HD) and two other retailers fined $250 million for infringement has collapsed.  A federal judge in Marshall, Texas had refused to allow for a delay of the trail so that the accusing company Alexsam could find a replacement lawyer. For this […]

Lowe’s 3Q net income climbs on fewer charges – LOW, HD, LL, BLDR, NWSA

Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) announced on Monday that its Q3 net income rose 76%, assisted by fewer charges and higher revenue. The home improvement retailer also repeated its full-year estimate Its adjusted earnings with no charges and its revenue both top Wall Street estimates. Its shares increased 5% in untimely premarket trading Monday. Lowe’s generated […]

Lowe’s (NYSE:LOW) Declares 3Q Net Income Surges Lower Cast – LOW, HD, LL, BLDR, OSH

Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) announced on Monday that its Q3 net income rose 76%, helped by lesser costs and higher revenue, as the firm’s efforts to revamp its merchandise and prices appeared to be gaining traction. The firm’s adjusted earnings with no charges and its revenue both tops Wall Street anticiaptes. Its shares surged over […]

Moody’s upgrades ratings outlook on Home Depot given improved performance – HD, LOW, LL, BLDR, SIRI

Moody’s (NYSE:MCO) Investors Service increased its rating view on The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HD) Wednesday on the anticipation that the retailer’s performance will continue to strengthen. The credit ratings agency increased its view to “Positive” from “Stable”, which signifies it may increased its rating in the future. The Home Depot’s present investment-grade “A3” rating is […]

Home Depot (NYSE:HD) Beats Street’s Expectations – HD, LOW, LL, BLDR, SIRI

Shares of The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HD) surged 3.63% on Tuesday after it declared net income surged faintly in the Q3, as glimmers of a housing market recovery and storm-preparation added to sales and offset costs connected to closing stores in China. Results tops anticipations and the firm also increased its estimates for the year. […]