Yahoo Finance Live previews the top stories and economic data investors should pay attention to for Tuesday, February 27, including earnings from companies like Lowe's (LOW) and J.M. Smucker (SJM), commentary from Federal Reserve Vice Chair for Supervision Michael Barr, and February's consumer confidence reading. For more expert insight and the latest market action, click here to watch this full episode of Yahoo Finance Live. Editor's note: This article was written by Luke Carberry Mogan.
With the retail earnings scorecard being favorable so far let's see if it's time to buy Lowe's (LOW) or Target (TGT) stock as their quarterly results approach.
With ominous projections of dwindling same-store sales and lagging foot traffic compared with industry leader Home Depot, uncertainty looms.