Stocks To Watch For May 17
Some of the stocks that may grab investor focus today are:
Wall Street expects Sears Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: SHLD) to post a Q1 loss at $0.67 per share on revenue of $9.15 billion. SHLD shares fell 3.86% to close at $50.87 yesterday. Limited Brands Inc (NYSE: LTD) reported a drop in its first-quarter net income and issued a downbeat forecast for the current quarter. LTD shares declined 3.57% to $46.25 in the after-hours trading session.
Analysts are expecting Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE: WMT) to have earned $1.04 per share on revenue of $110.43 billion in the first quarter. WMT shares gained 0.10% to $59.25 in after-hours trading.
Boyd Gaming Corp (NYSE: BYD) announced its plans to buy Peninsula Gaming LLC for $1.45 billion. BYD shares surged 5.16% to $7.34 in the after-hours trading session.
Analysts expect GameStop Corp (NYSE: GME) to post its Q1 EPS at $0.53 on revenue of $2.10 billion. GME shares climbed 0.39% to $20.92 in after-hours trading.
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