Aug 20, 12:03 PM ET
Stocks on Wall Street advanced after lackluster morning trading ahead of Fed minutes of meeting release. Central bankers are scheduled to meet at the annual gathering organized by the Fed tomorrow. Target lowered its annual outlook. Hertz withdrew its forecast.
Aug 20, 12:31 PM ET
American Eagle net tumbled 70%. Hertz plunged after the rental services provider withdrew its outlook. Lowe’s profit soared 10%. PetSmart agreed to acquire Pet360 for $130 million. Staples net plunged 21%. Target net tumbled 62% and the retailer lowered outlook.