What to know this week

James G. Cole

The latest monthly jobs report is this week’s main attraction as investors barrel into September. August employment data from the Labor Department is set for release at 8:30 a.m. ET Friday morning, and is expected to show another strong month for the U.S. labor market. Economists expect nonfarm payrolls rose […]

‘It’s hard to imagine how inept they are’

James G. Cole

Kohl’s train-wreck of a 2022 is rolling right along, and a top institutional shareholder in the retailer tells Yahoo Finance that it all points back to a poor job by execs in the C-suite and those hanging out on the company’s board yearning to collect checks. “It’s hard to imagine […]

3 restaurant stocks to buy with gas prices tanking

James G. Cole

Gas prices in the U.S. fell below $4 dollar per gallon for the first time since March, leaving Americans with more money to satisfy fast food cravings. “Never short the American appetite,” Citi Research U.S. Restaurant and Leisure Analyst Jon Tower, told Yahoo Finance (video above), adding that certain restaurant […]