If trucking is indeed troughing, this stock is the one to own as bad news offers investors a good chance to get in.
What should investors do with a stock that misses EPS expectations? Sell it.
Alcoa may have lost some luster now that it's out of the Dow. This week, investors may also want to watch Yum Brands, Wells Fargo, Costco and Family Dollar.
The stock is at brutal lows and has just been kicked out of the Dow. But there's more to the story here.
Both companies will report quarterly earnings on Tuesday.
Short sellers have for the most part gone away. Investors are largely making a bet on third-quarter earnings.
Earnings in the sector are going to be bad after the recent mortgage turmoil. But amid all the dark news is the possibility of a stock bounce.
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