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Higher home values mean people will continue to spend on home improvement projects, which should be good news for investors in Home Depot, Whirlpool and Stanley Black & Decker.
Existing-home sales dropped 3.2% in July to an annual rate of 5.39 million units, with the median price rising 5.3% from a year ago to $244,100.
A healthy job market that is giving people the resources needed in today's strict lending environment.
The housing sector is marching on, pulling the economy along.
Appliance sales are driving results for companies like Best Buy, J.C. Penney,and Home Depot, according to Jim Cramer, who says consumers are spending more money on home improvement.
The retailer's business structure is changing for the worse -- and it's being ignored.
You're getting it at a lower price than it deserves.
Best Buy shares could flame out at the hands of weak second-quarter results and guidance on Tuesday.
Jim Cramer doesn't feel compelled to buy Best Buy into earnings, as the company should have put more emphasis on appliances.
Cramer shares his views on Target's excuses. Apple, CVS and Urban Outfitters are among the stocks discussed.
Monday kicked off the week with new record highs but Federal Reserve speculation left Wall Street adrift for the next four days.
We think Whirlpool's 25% upside potential is justified by its prospects.
Low unemployment driving up consumer spending helps companies.
Brutal second quarter electronics sales from Walmart and Target raises concern on Best Buy's performance.
The stock should reach $83 by the time it reports its fourth-quarter results, yielding 8% to 10% gains.
This was the quarter of bricks-and-mortar retail -- just not Target's bricks and mortar.
The S&P 500 is trading a little lower, but the news is mostly good.
A strong earnings report from Dick's Sporting Goods sends stock soaring and the future looks even brighter.
Home Depot's (HD) stock price target was increased after posting strong results for the second quarter and issuing an upbeat outlook.
Lowe's results lag rival Home Depot across the board in the second quarter.
Home Depot's second-quarter results go a long way in silencing a growing number of U.S. housing market bears.
Worries over the next rate hike superseded joy over the four-day rally in crude oil on Tuesday, sending stocks into the red and away from their record highs.
Stocks hold lower on Tuesday even as another jump in crude oil extends its rally into a fourth session.