Consumer Discretionary vs. Consumer Staples Performance Sending Bullish Signal (XLY)

From Dana Lyons: Is the surge in consumer discretionary stocks versus consumer staples sending a risk-on signal for stocks?
NYSE:XLY October 28, 2017 6:52am

Consumer-Focused ETFs Have Soared Past The S&P 500 During This Historic Bull Market

From Zacks: The S&P 500’s bull market has just turned eight. On this very day, eight years ago, stocks bottomed out only to log an amazing recovery from the deepest recession since the Great Depression.
NYSE:VCR March 10, 2017 8:50am

Clorox Offers Higher Revenue Outlook As Q2 Profit Tops Expectations

From Clorox Co (NYSE:CLX) early Friday posted solid fiscal second quarter earnings results and offered a 2017 outlook that matched Wall Street’s expectations.
NYSE:CLX February 3, 2017 7:05am

Mead Johnson Nutrition In Advanced Talks To Be Acquired For $90 A Share

From Mead Johnson Nutrition Co (NYSE:MJN) shares exploded higher in early trading Thursday, after the company confirmed it was in advanced takeover talks with British consumer products maker Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc.
NYSE:MJN February 2, 2017 6:46am

Industrials And Consumer Staples ETFs Attracting Mega Inflows

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Analyst Paul Weisbruch in his daily money flows update points out some unusually high amounts of money going into two major industrials and consumer staples ETFs.
NYSE:FXG November 30, 2016 11:34am

Traders Are Betting On A Big Decline In This Consumer Staples ETF

magnifying-glassAnalyst Paul Weisbruch delves into some interesting options activity in a well-known consumer ETF, along with some other related funds that investors should be keeping an eye on.
NYSE:XLP October 31, 2016 11:26am

Under Armour’s International Sales Growth Surges 74%

under-armour-logoAthletic apparel maker Under Armour Inc (NYSE:UA) this morning posted better-than-expected earnings results as non-U.S. sales surged from last year, showing strong growth potential in overseas markets.
NYSE:UA October 25, 2016 8:09am

Procter & Gamble Backs Forecast as Q1 Earnings Top Estimates

Procter & Gamble logoConsumer products giant Procter & Gamble Co (NYSE:PG) posted market-beating fiscal Q1 earnings results and reaffirmed its full-year outlook.

Can The U.S. Consumer Continue To Hold Up The World?

economyConsumer spending is critical to the economy, yet remains sluggish. Russ Koesterich discusses why that may be the case for some time to come.
NYSE:XLP April 13, 2016 2:34pm

What’s Holding Back The U.S. Consumer

Economy recessionSince the recession ended, U.S. real household consumption has remained well below the historical average. Russ Koesterich explains why it's likely to remain that way.
NYSE:DIA August 27, 2015 4:38pm

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., Philip Morris International Inc., Archer Daniels Midland Company: Top Consumer Staples Value Picks

buyers and sellersMarshall Hargrave:  Consumer staples stocks could be getting a little long in the tooth.
NYSE:XLP May 13, 2015 12:05pm

The Best Consumer Staples Funds To Buy Now [Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR (ETF)]

investKent Thune:  Consumer staples funds can be an ideal addition to a portfolio during the late phase of a market cycle.
NYSE:VDC February 12, 2015 5:23pm

Core CPI Rises At Slowest Pace In 14 Months As Food Costs Jump [Dow Jones Industrial Average]

inflationTyler Durden: Consumer Price Inflation rose a mere 0.1% MoM in July, its equal lowest since November 2013 and in line with expectations as falling energy and transportation costs (both -0.3% MoM) led the stabilization (with a 5.9% plunge in airfares).
NYSE:DIA August 19, 2014 1:42pm

The Potential For A Major Breakout In This Retail ETF [Merrill Lynch Retail HOLDRS ETF, SPDR S&P Retail (ETF)]

sellbuyMorpheus Trading: Following through on Wednesday's accumulation day, stocks rallied higher across the board, with a few major averages closing in on major resistance. The S&P 500 stopped just shy of the 50-day MA and prior range lows, while the Nasdaq
NYSE:RTH August 15, 2014 12:49pm

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