US markets are set to decline at the open as investors seek hints from the Fed about how long its stimulus program will last.
In this installment of Investor Beat: shares of the famed jeweler have a new luster, after the company reports higher-than-expected quarterly earnings.
The high-end retailer had a good first quarter, but the stock is getting very pricey and Europe and Asia may not deliver needed growth.
Its latest results easily beat expectations as upscale shoppers show more willingness to buy luxury goods.
US markets are set to follow global shares higher after reassuring comments from central banks around the world about monetary policies.
Try as the bears might, they couldn't break US stocks. But investors still face frothy prices and considerable headwinds.
Costco and Tiffany to report earnings. Consumer confidence index for May to be released. Carnival slashes prices to attract customers after a string of accidents. Pending home sales for April are due.
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Serious issues like drought and the deterioration of the developed world spell opportunity for this industry leader.
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