Happy Fri-yay and the start of a long weekend ...
But before you head out, Action Alerts PLUS senior portfolio analyst Jeff Marks and research analyst Zev Fima are filling in to bring you the market news and analysis you need to close out the week. Jim Cramer and Katherine Ross will return on Tuesday, May 28.
U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May Resigns
U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May said Friday she will step down as head of the country's ruling Conservative Party on June 7, throwing the much-delayed Brexit process deeper into chaos.
What does this mean for Wall Street investors and what should they look for in May's successor? Action Alerts PLUS' Senior Analyst Jeff Marks weighs in.
The Shoe Doesn't Fit at Foot Locker
Foot Locker (FL) - Get Report reported weaker-than-expected first quarter earnings Friday, and trimmed its full-year profit guidance, as the prospect of tariffs on China-made goods looms over the athletic shoe and apparel industry.
But on the other hand, U.S. stock futures rose on Friday and global stocks steadied following a week of losses sparked by those worries of a prolonged U.S.-China trade war.
What story isReal Money's Stock of the Day telling investors?
Retail Earnings Roundup
The retail earnings parade continues ...
What's one thing investors should keep their eye on for each? Action Alerts PLUS' Jeff Marks shares his expertise.