The following video is from Thursday's Investor Beat, in which host Chris Hill, and analysts Jason Moser and Isaac Pino dissect the hardest-hitting investing stories of the day.
Yum! Brands' (NYSE: YUM ) second-quarter profits fall 16%. Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN ) benefits from a rise in e-commerce. Costco's (NASDAQ: COST ) same-store sales in June rise 6%. And Wal-Mart (NYSE: WMT ) scraps plans for three new stores in Washington, DC. In this installment of Investor Beat, Motley Fool analysts Jason Moser and Isaac Pino discuss four stocks making moves today.
The retail space is in the midst of the biggest paradigm shift since mail order took off at the turn of last century. Only those most forward-looking and capable companies will survive, and they'll handsomely reward those investors who understand the landscape. You can read about the 3 Companies Ready to Rule Retail in The Motley Fool's special report. Uncovering these top picks is free today; just click here to read more.
The relevant video segment can be found between 2:30 and 5:41.