Sticker shock could change retailers’ approach to sales

Shoppers look at Macy’s Black Friday specials in Maumee, Ohio, November 27, 2020. Stephen Zenner | SOPA photos | Light Rocket | Getty Images Keith Fitzgerald has gone to great lengths this holiday season to make sure he gets the perfect gift. Fitzgerald, a 40-year-old hairdresser, searched online and in stores for a special edition … Read more

Williams-Sonoma to ride holiday entertaining trend

Shoppers pass in front of a Williams-Sonoma store on the mall at Short Hills Shopping Center in Short Hills, New Jersey. Gaby Jones | Bloomberg | Getty Images As the big holiday gatherings return, a wave of party hosts are dusting off glasses of champagne, showcasing new skills like baking and showcasing recipes they’ve learned … Read more

Supply chain pressures easing, buy S&P and these stocks

File photo showing workers at a Nike factory near Ho Chi Minh City working on a conveyor belt for a production line, assembling Nike sneakers together. Peter Charlesworth | Light Rocket | Getty Images Bottlenecks in the supply chain have hit companies and investors, but JPMorgan sees an end in sight to these disruptions. Wall … Read more

JPMorgan upgrades Newell Brand to outperform, says company’s turnaround plan is working

pyramid factory workers. The photo was taken before the coronavirus infection. Thai Wright | Bloomberg | Getty Images Consumer products company Newell Brands is showing strong improvement and its stock is expected to rise significantly over the next year, according to JPMorgan. .

Chevron, Exxon Mobil, Newell Brands and more

Check out the companies making headlines before the bell: Chevron (CVX) – Chevron gained 2.1% in the primary market after posting its highest quarterly profit in 8 years amid rising energy prices. Chevron posted adjusted earnings of $2.96 per share for the third quarter, beating expectations of $2.21, with revenue also exceeding Wall Street expectations. … Read more

Alphabet, Apple results could test stocks’ recent rally

Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, on Wednesday, August 11, 2021. Michael Nagel | Bloomberg | Getty Images A big collapse in profits is coming next week which could put recent stock market gains to the test. Apple, Microsoft, Alphabet, Facebook and Amazon – the biggest big … Read more