From ETF Channel: A look at the weighted underlying holdings of the SPDR S&P Retail ETF (Symbol: XRT) shows an impressive 10.1% of holdings on a weighted basis have experienced insider buying within the past six months. NYSE:XRT November 19, 2018 2:57pm
From Zacks: U.S. retail sales declined for the third straight month in February, as consumers cut back on purchases of motor vehicles and other expensive items, indicating a potential drop in GDP in the first quarter. Out of the 13…
From Zacks: Change seems to be the only constant for the retail sector, which is undergoing a major transformation owing to shifting consumer preferences. While the overall outlook for the sector has been rosy following a spectacular holiday season, retailers…
From The Edelson Institute: I took plenty of heat back in June when I said the $13.7 billion Amazon-Whole Foods merger “would be a surprising setback for the internet giant.” NYSE:XRT December 20, 2017 6:36am
From Zacks: The story narrating the retail sector’s transformation is now old. What is coming up is the most happening holiday season, the key yearly event for retailers. NYSE:XRT December 18, 2017 6:24am
From Money And Markets: We often overlook supposedly “old school” blue chips that are adapting quite well to the technological landscape. Wal-Mart is an excellent example. NYSE:XRT November 26, 2017 7:40am
From Invesco: Most will agree that one of the biggest casualties of the internet economy has been traditional retail. Anecdotal evidence abounds, and the numbers don’t lie either. NYSE:XRT October 27, 2017 6:28am
From Zacks: The struggles seem to be over for Wal-Mart (WMT). According to Jim Cramer, Wal-Mart has proved the “theoretically impossible” point with a host of growth initiatives and posed itself as one of the close competitors of Amazon (AMZN). NYSE:XRT October 17, 2017 7:35am
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