Macys Stock (M)

Trade Alert As Walmart Stock (WMT) Drops Today – Oct 6 2016

Categories: Macys Stock (M), Walmart Stock (WMT)

Trade Alert As Walmart Stock (WMT) Drops Today – Oct 6 2016

Retailer Walmart is seeing its stock drop today as the company’s outlook disappointed investors. Walmart Outlook Sinks Stock The company plans on opening fewer new stores and focusing more on their e-commerce. While some of their ideas for e-commerce may draw in investors, such as their declining purchase cost depending on payment method, product quantity, whether it will be final sale, etc., it is an unknown entity that looks like it could cut into Walmart revenue numbers and investors hate uncertainty. The company also announced…

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Trade Alerts As Walmart Stock Outlook for 2016 Disappoints – Feb 18 2016

Categories: Macys Stock (M), Walmart Stock (WMT)

Trade Alerts As Walmart Stock Outlook for 2016 Disappoints – Feb 18 2016

Retailer Walmart disappointed investors this morning on its flat sales outlook for 2016. This sent Walmart Stock down by 5% this morning.  This is reminiscent of November last year when the stock fell on disappointing earnings outlook. Walmart Stock Dividend Boosted 2% While boosting the dividend 2% to bring it to an even $2.00 annually, the company indicated they expect sales growth to be “relatively flat”. The dividend increase places the return on Walmart Stock to 3.1% this morning. Walmart Closing 269 Stores Walmart is…

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Learning To Profit Big From Understanding Stock Volume – Macys Stock

Categories: Macys Stock (M), Profit And Income Strategies, Selling Put Options, Stock And Option

Learning To Profit Big From Understanding Stock Volume  – Macys Stock

Back on November 11 when Macys Stock plunged on the back of a full-year sales cut and profit forecast drop, I wrote that I would be picking up shares in a couple of days. You can review that trade idea through this link from November 11. The collapse of Macys Stock on November 11 and subsequent decline set up an easy trade for investors who took the time to review Macys stock charts rather than dump shares. Even investors who owned shares prior to the…

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Trade Alert As Walmart Stock Continues The Decline – Nov 13 2015

Categories: Macys Stock (M), Walmart Stock (WMT)

Trade Alert As Walmart Stock Continues The Decline – Nov 13 2015

Wal-Mart stock is the king of retail with annual revenue of $485.5 billion there is no-one that compares with their numbers. Walmart Stock Chart The stock has been in a downturn since it collapsed on Oct 14. Yo can see in the chart below the decline period and the past three weeks of trading following what was the worst one day decline in years for Walmart Stock. The stock was starting to rise following a low of $56.77 on Nov 2. It reached an intraday…

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Market Direction Outlook For Nov 12 2015 – Weakness and Lower

Categories: Macys Stock (M), Stock Market Outlook

Market Direction Outlook For Nov 12 2015 – Weakness and Lower

Stocks on Wednesday were buffeted by the retailers with Macys Stock (M) leading the decline.  By the close of the day Macys Stock was down 14% to close at $40.44 near the low of the day which was $39.75. It was the worst day since the vicious bear of 2008 for the retailer and it sent shockwaves throughout the retail industry. The nes that sales were weak seems to be in stark contrast to the employment reports which continue to show growth in employment and…

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Retailer Woes – Morning Investing Strategy Notes and Trade Ideas – Nov 11 2015

Categories: Investing Strategy Notes, Macys Stock (M)

Retailer Woes – Morning Investing Strategy Notes and Trade Ideas – Nov 11 2015

For FullyInformed Members here are my morning investing strategy notes for Wednesday Nov 11 2015. The comments and investing strategy notes as well as trade ideas look at both the US markets and the Toronto Stock Exchange. Morning weakness again today came on the back of Macys (M) full-year sales cut and profit forecasts. This came after a drop in quarterly same-store sales which seemed to point to customers cutting back on spending. As well Macys complained that the strong dollar has kept tourist revenue…

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Market Direction Intraday Comments For Nov 13 2013 – Early Christmas Gift

Categories: Lululemon Stock (LULU), Macys Stock (M), Stock Market Outlook

Market Direction Intraday Comments For Nov 13 2013 – Early Christmas Gift

At the time of writitng this intraday outlook the market direction has turned from selling back to buying and the S&P 500 has pushed to another new all-time high at 1776.25. While European stocks were weak following news that inflation has picked up in Britain and the economy definitely appears to be on the mend, it was the news from Macys that really got stocks from selling off. Earnings and revenue improved at Macys but it was their outlook for a solid Christmas season that…

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Macys Stock Leads Retailers – Put Selling Opportunities Reviewed

Categories: Macys Stock (M), Target Stock (TGT), Walmart Stock (WMT)

Macys Stock Leads Retailers – Put Selling Opportunities Reviewed

The outlook for market direction today was for stocks to move lower. I had expected the S&P 500 to try to fill the early morning gap from yesterday which was around 1771 and then head lower. Instead the S&P is up at new all-time highs of 1776.25 at the time of writing this intraday comment. So what happened? The biggest news came just before the markets opened with Macy’s announcing stronger than expected results and its stock shooting up from the open. Could Macys Stock…

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