S&P 500 2,059.34 6.59
Gold$1,224.80 $5.30
Nasdaq 4,714.08 12.21
Crude Oil $60,490.00      $-1570.00
Market Update

U.S. and Europe Markets Advance on China Rate Cut and ECB Inflation Stance
Nov 21, 1:35 PM ET 
Markets in Europe and New York advanced after China unexpectedly cut interest rates and the European Central Bank President Mario Draghi hinted of new measures to accelerate inflation at a faster pace.
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Ross Stores and Foot Locker Sales Rise, Gap Sales Flat
Nov 21, 11:57 AM ET 
Ann net plunged 27%. Autodesk net tumbled 81% but revenues soared 11%. Blackstone agreed to acquire Japan-based residential assets from GE for $1.6 billion. Foot Locker profit surged 15%. Gap net jumped 4%. Intuit net loss widened while revenues climbed 8%.
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STOCK MOVERS

U.S. Movers: Autodesk, Blackstone, Foot Locker, Gap, Intuit, Ross Stores
Nov 21, 11:58 AM ET 
Ann net plunged 27%. Autodesk net tumbled 81% but revenues soared 11%. Blackstone agreed to acquire Japan...
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U.S. Movers: Buckle, Best Buy, Cyberonics, Dollar Tree, L Brands, Salesforce
Nov 20, 12:37 PM ET 
Buckle reported net flat. Best Buy net nearly double on 2.2% increase in comparable sales. Brady net plun...
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U.S. Movers: PetSmart, Smucker, Lowe's, Staples, Stage Stores, Target
Nov 19, 12:19 PM ET 
PetSmart net flat and KKR and Clayton plans to bid for $7.5 billion. Smucker net jumped 3% but revenues d...
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U.S. Movers: Dicks Sporting, Home Depot, Medtronic, TJX, Urban Outfitters
Nov 18, 12:46 PM ET 
Agilent net plunged 92% but revenues jumped 5%. Dicks Sporting fell 2% while sales rose 9%. Home Depot pr...
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U.S. Movers: Actavis, Celldex, Exterran, Halliburton, JD.Com, Tyson Foods
U.S. Movers: Baker Hughes, Hertz Global, Nordstrom, SINA
U.S. Movers: Berkshire Hathaway, Hasbro, Kohl's, Viacom, Wal-Mart
U.S. Movers: ADT, Energizer, Fossil, Smucker, Macy's, Rockwell Automation
U.S. Movers: Atwood Oceanics, CST Brands, D.R. Horton, Rackspace Hosting
U.S. Movers: Berkshire Hathaway, Boeing, Dean Foods, Sothebys, Rayonier

EARNINGS CALLS TRANSCRIPTS

Apple Fiscal Third Quarter Earnings Call Highlights
Jul 30, 3:28 AM ET>
Apple Inc said third quarter revenues increased 23% to $35 billion and earnings jumped 21% to $8.8 billio...
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lululemon athletica First Quarter Earnings Call Highlight
Jun 13, 9:01 AM ET>
The expensive apparel retailer lululemon athletica said first quarter revenues rose 53% to $285.7 million...
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Dollar General Earnings Call Highlights
Lowe’s First Quarter Earnings Call Highlights
Home Depot First Quarter Earnings Call Highlights
Visa Inc. Second Quarter Earnings Call Highlights
MasterCard Inc First Quarter Earnings Call Highlights
Mutual funds Q&A

Participate in the Upside, Limit the Downside
Stadion Tactical Growth Fund
Brad A. Thompson
This is a fully invested fund so there will be some inherent downside participation but really it’s about...

Natural Gas, Natural Advantage
Hennessy Gas Utility Index Fund
Winsor H. (Skip) Aylesworth
Rising supplies for natural gas, along with low and stable pricing, should lead to increased demand and s...

Durable Global Small Caps
William Blair Global Small Cap Growth Fund
Matthew A. Litfin , Andrew G. Flynn
We believe the market is inefficient in distinguishing between an average growth and a quality growth com...
MANAGEMENT TALK Q&A

Defined in Holdings and Time Periods
Rich Stewart
What we say in the UIT industry is that you know what you own because there’s transparency; you know exac...

Stratified Returns
It’s a simple methodology and what it does is it basically selects the top scoring 75% of the market and ...

Evolving the Alternative Landscape
Dick Pfister
We provide access and we monitor alternative investment managers. This provides comfort to the investment...
Stadion Tactical Growth Fund
Brad A. Thompson
This is a fully invested fund so there will be some inherent downside participation but really it’s about correlation. We want higher correlation during favorable market environments and during unfavorable market environments our process will naturally adjust correlation lower as we move more toward non-correlated holdings.
Hennessy Gas Utility Index Fund
Winsor H. (Skip) Aylesworth
Rising supplies for natural gas, along with low and stable pricing, should lead to increased demand and should be beneficial for the stock prices for this set of companies.
William Blair Global Small Cap Growth Fund
Matthew A. Litfin
We believe the market is inefficient in distinguishing between an average growth and a quality growth company so what we are looking for is earnings growth that will be faster than or more durable than market expectations.
Invesco Long-Short Equity Fund
Ken Masse
The management team’s systematic investment process identifies long and short candidates with equal conviction, while dynamically adjusting net exposure based on a proprietary market risk forecast.
Prudential Real Assets Fund
Edward L. Campbell
We saw that during the decade to 2010 the collection of assets that we refer to as real assets did incredibly well and there was hardly any inflation over that time period.










EARNINGS CALENDAR

SYMBOL COMPANY NAME EARNNINGS AUDIO
ECONOMIC CALENDAR

INDUSTRY DATE TIME
Consumer Price Index 2014-11-20 8:30 AM
Jobless Claims 2014-11-20 8:30 AM
Existing Home Sales 2014-11-20 10:00 AM
Housing Starts 2014-11-19 8:30 AM
EIA Petroleum Status Report 2014-11-19 10:30 AM
FOMC Minutes 2014-11-19 2:00 PM
Sources: Data collected by 123jump.com and Ticker.com from company press releases, filings and corporate websites. Market data: BATS Exchange. Inc