AutoZone stock surges 40% in last year. Here's how it's beating Amazon

AutoZone stock surges 40% in last year. Here’s how it’s beating Amazon

Auto parts retailer AutoZone is one of the lucky, or clever, retailers that has managed to fend off attacks from e-commerce giants such as Amazon. As many once-legendary names in different retail sectors struggle with cheap online competition, some investors say AutoZone is actually poised for growth. The retailer has stayed relevant by focusing on … Read more…

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Stocks making the biggest moves midday: AutoZone, Stitch Fix, PG&E

An employee, right, helps a customer change a license plate bulb outside an AutoZone store in Princeton, Illinois. Daniel Acker | Bloomberg | Getty Images Check out the companies making headlines midday Tuesday: Autozone — Shares of Autozone jumped nearly 7% after posting strong fiscal first quarter earnings. The company reported earnings of $14.30 on … Read more…

5 things to know before the stock market opens December 9, 2019

AutoZone, HD Supply, Stitch Fix, Chewy & more

Check out the companies making headlines before the bell: AutoZone (AZO) – The auto parts retailer earned $14.30 per share for its first quarter, better than the $13.74 per share consensus estimate. Revenue beat forecasts as well, and comparable-store sales rose 3.4% versus the 2.5% rise expected by analysts surveyed by Refinitiv. HD Supply (HDS) … Read more…

US-China trade war and Fed in focus on Wall Street

US-China trade war and Fed in focus on Wall Street

U.S. stock index futures were slightly higher Tuesday morning. At around 2:10 a.m. ET, Dow futures rose 20 points, indicating a positive open of more than 2 points. Futures on the S&P and Nasdaq were both marginally higher. Market focus is largely attuned to global trade developments, with five days to go before Washington is poised to impose even more tariffs … Read more…