10 Things You Need To Know Before Wednesday’s Opening Bell

Good morning! Here's what you need to know: Asian markets ended higher, Alcoa earnings came in ahead of estimates, and Janet Yellen will be named Fed head More 

When Dividend Investors Can Break Their Rules

As a buy and monitor dividend investor, one of the items that is presented to me in brokerage statements is percentage gain on each one of my investments. More 

Dollar Stores Pick Up Where Walmart Lags

Shoppers aren't defaulting to Walmart for bargains anymore -- they're increasingly looking for low-volume, low-price buys at dollar stores DG, DLTR and FDO. More 

Casey’s: Back on Base, But Will It Score?

After a rough couple quarters, Casey's General Stores enjoys strong same-store sales. But does that mean this smaller retailer is finally back in business? More 

Dollar General Could Be About to Break Out

Dollar General stock opened higher this morning after the discounter beat analysts expectations. That's a good sign for DG, and for the broader sector. More 

10 Must-See Charts in the Retail Sector

The retail sector is looking shaky -- with the charts of some key stocks in dangerous territory -- but three retailers have the potential for a breakout. More 

Analyst: Pick Dollar Tree Over Family Dollar

If you're looking to bet on discount retail, Dollar Tree's probably a better bet than Family Dollar, based on Deutsche Bank analyst outlooks. More