Target’s Turnaround Has Liftoff

Target Corporation (ticker: TGT) provided U.S. retail investors with a rare bit of good news this earnings season when the company reported impressive earnings, topping Wall Street expectations for first-quarter earnings, revenue and same-store sales. Management also says it is committed to investing $7 billion in re-shaping the business over the next three years.

Leaner Ford May Be a Good Long-Term Investment

While most of the U.S. economy is firing on all cylinders, the auto industry appears to be spinning its wheels. Ford Motor Company (ticker: F) announced this week that it plans to cut 10 percent of its global workforce, and investors are trying to figure out what to do with Ford’s stock.

3 Stocks Warren Buffett Just Sold

Warren Buffett followers got their quarterly glimpse into the mind of the Oracle of Omaha after the market closed Monday. Berkshire Hathaway Inc (ticker: BRK/A, BRK/B) filed its quarterly holdings report with the Securities and Exchange Commission listing all the stocks that Buffett bought and sold in the first quarter. Most of the revelations didn’t…

Starbucks Is Making All the Right Moves

In the past year, Starbucks Corporation (ticker: SBUX) shares are up only 8.2 percent, well short of the 17.4 percent gain of the overall Standard & Poors 500 index. Starbucks investors are not used to lagging the market, but they may not have to wait much longer for the stock to return to its winning…

Here’s Why Wednesday Is The Next Big Catalyst For Puma Biotech

Puma Biotechnology Inc PBYI 9.89% shares skyrocketed 39.1 percent in Monday’s trading session after the FDA’s review of breast cancer drug candidate neratinib released on Monday was relatively benign. However, even after the big Monday move, JPMorgan said the options market is pricing in 60 percent implied volatility in the stock this week ahead of…

A $70 Billion Waymo Would Mean A Legit Tesla Threat

The new partnership between Alphabet Inc GOOG 0.74% GOOGL 0.67%’s Waymo autonomous vehicle technology unit and ride-hailing company Lyft may have given birth to a legitimate Tesla Inc TSLA 2.09% competitor. In fact, Google could choose to spin off Waymo down the line at a valuation of roughly $70 billion, Morgan Stanley analyst Adam Jonas…