Trade of the Day: Chico’s Fashion (CHS)

This has been one of the quieter retail stocks over the past several months, but a technical breakout and short interest may be ahead. More 

Men’s Wearhouse and Jos. A. Bank: Which Stock Is a Better Fit?

Men's Wearhouse seems to be gaining steam while Jos. A. Bank appears to be faltering. So ... which of the two clothing stocks makes a better buy? More 

ETFs: How to Get Lots of Stocks for Little Cost

Exchange-traded funds offer investors a wide spread of stocks for a reasonable cost, making them the perfect way to add a little diversity to your portfolio. More 

Retail Stocks: Don’t Take That Victory Lap Yet

Today's report of blowout February retail sales puts a cherry on the top of months' worth of great sector news, but before you give the bull even more chain, look ahead. More 

3 Simple Steps to Start Investing

Considering a dive into the market, but you just need a little push? Well, here's a gentle push -- and a couple tips to help you once you're in the water. More 

1 Reason to Remain Cautious About this Rally

On a day the major indices were up more than they've been up in 18 months, we saw a couple of outliers that were doing some interesting things. More 

The Fiscal Cliff: Even the Bad News Is Good News

The fiscal cliff issue isn't clear-cut. In reality, the range of outcomes is huge. Most are bad for the economy, but for traders, the news is all good. More