Consumer Sector Update for 11/23/2018: KSS,AMZN,TGT

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Top Consumer Stocks

WMT +1%

MCD -0.43%

DIS -0.84%

CVS +0.12%

KO +0.60%

Consumer stocks were mixed, with shares of consumer staples companies in the S&P 500 rising over 0.3%, while shares of consumer discretionary firms in the S&P 500 slipped 0.4%.

Among consumer stocks moving on news:

(-) Kohl's ( KSS ) fell 3.7%. The retailer logged record online sales on Thanksgiving, according to CNBC.

In other sector news:

(+) Amazon.com ( AMZN ) fell 1% after the online retailer's warehouse employees throughout Europe went on strike to protest working conditions, multiple sources reported.

(-) Target ( TGT ) fell 3% on Friday after Morgan Stanley lowered its price target on the discount retailer by $10 to $60 a share. The brokerage reiterated its underweight investment recommendation on the stock.

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This article appears in: Business , Commodities
Referenced Symbols: KSS , AMZN , TGT

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