Walmart's strong sales are sparking skeptical responses to government statistics.
Analyst praises management's moves and says consensus models leave room for positive surprises.
The steady drip of news about potential China trade deals is keeping the market moving up, to the chagrin of bears.
Progress here was overshadowed by the less than stellar forward guidance.
Amazon recently spent $47 million at the Sundance film festival for the rights to five different films. It was a record purchase for the festival.
The S&P 500 is closing in on fair value.
Let's look at the charts and indicators to round out the picture.