Cisco shares traded sharply lower Thursday after the network equipment maker cautioned that restrictions on U.S. companies doing business in China would hit sales and profits in the coming months.
U.S. retail sales have risen at WMT for an unparalleled consecutive 20 quarters.
Wall Street futures steadied Thursday as China vowed to retaliate on last month's tariff move by the United States and Hong Kong's ambassador to the United Kingdom warned that Beijing would not "sit on its hands" as protests in the city head towards their eleventh week.
Walmart and Amazon were helping boost U.S. markets Thursday.
Let's check WMT's charts and indicators to see if this early strength is sustainable.
Here's list of key companies reporting earnings the week of August 12th.
Jim Cramer looks at what he calls 'bizarre bond market behavior' where interest rates are plunging, even though the U.S. economy seems to be humming along.