J.C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP) is getting smoked today. The stock is trading at $14.21, -1.66 (-10.46%) after hitting a new 52 week low at $13.90 earlier. This massive decline is coming on the back of the company getting rid of CEO Ron Johnson. While this was initially cheered, the replacement caused fresh horror. The new CEO of J.C. Penney is Myron Ullman. He was the CEO prior to Ron Johnson. ....
Here come the retailers. After a string of positive consumer data showing confidence at a five-year high and decent same-store sales in October, many of our nation's top retail chains are set to report third-quarter earnings results this week. Forecasts from retailers like Wal-Mart and Target are arguably the best gauges of consumer strength now and the jam packed earnings lineup is sure to bring more clarity moving forward.
Iconix is one of the largest brand management companies in existence, managing over 20 brands including Starter, Ocean Pacific, Joe Boxer, Candie's, and even Snoopy and Charlie Brown's Peanuts brand. Can the company continue to acquire brands at prices that create value for shareholders?
Consumer/ Retail Stocks; YesDTC (OTCBB:YESD) Announces Name Change to MotorBooster, Inc. to Concentrate on High Growth Fuel Cata
SAN FRANCISCO - August 9, 2011 (Investorideas.com newswire) - YesDTC Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB:YESD), a direct-to-consumer marketer and global distributor of consumer goods and products, today announced the Company plans to change its name to MotorBooster, Inc. The change to MotorBooster, Inc.
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Consumer/ Retail Stocks; YesDTC (OTCBB:YESD) Releases Full MotorBooster(TM) Dynamometer Study and Sets Retail Pricing
Investor Trading Alert; YesDTC Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: YESD) Soars on News of MotorBooster Engine Catalyst Fuel Saving Technology
July 18, 2011 (Investorideas.com newswire) - Investorideas.com, a leader in sector research for investors reports that YesDTC Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB:YESD) had sharp gains in early trading, up over 100% following news on its MotorBooster Engine Catalyst fuel- saving technology being tested by a major oil company.
Consumer/ Retail Stocks; Major Oil Company to Support Comprehensive Test of YesDTC's (OTCBB:YESD) MotorBooster Engine Catalyst P
SAN FRANCISCO - July 18, 2011 (Investorideas.com newswire) - YesDTC Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB:YESD), a direct-to-consumer marketer and global distributor of consumer goods and products, today announced another significant development involving the recently announced performance test of its MotorBooster(TM) fuel catalyst formulation being conducted by the University of Alaska, Fairbanks (UAF).
This morning, the retail sector is showing early strength. The Retail Holders Trust(NYSE:RTH) is trading higher by $1.21 to $106.46 a share. When the retail sector shows intra-day strength it is usually a sign that the major stock indexes will hold up for the day. Over the past week, the retail stocks have been very weak, declining sharply over the past four trading sessions.