Cards will be dealt quickly in the week that lies ahead. Let's take a closer look.
For those with vivid memories of the dot-com bubble, waiting for a lucrative earnings report from CMGI
With its original glitz mostly gone, the company now relies on its e-business and fulfillment services to bring home the bacon. That may translate into slower growth, but it's also proved to be a more predictable -- and more profitable -- route. The company has been in the black for two straight quarters and should keep the earnings streak alive on Monday.
You may never get too old to play with toys, but time is running out to play with Toys "R" Us
It's been a few years since Wal-Mart
Yes, this is the one that matters for H&R Block
Not too many companies have a moniker that crystallizes what they do. One of the few happens to be Motley Fool Stock Advisor selection Shuffle Master
It's no longer all about polo shirts for Polo Ralph Lauren
The company will close out the week with its financials for the quarter ending in April. And no matter how the numbers turn up, Polo Ralph Lauren is likely to look sharp presenting them, though it would be nice to see the company flesh out its plans for brand expansion.
Want to learn more about the companies waiting to report earnings this week? Check out:
- Where Were You When the Bubble Popped?
- Outgrowing Your Toys
- IRS: e-Everything!
- Shuffle Master's Latest Gamble
- Polo Ready to Run With Footwear
Until next week, I remain,
Longtime Fool contributor Rick Munarriz has no intentions of rolling out his own fragrance line anytime soon. He does not own shares in any of the companies mentioned in this story. The Fool has a disclosure policy. He is also part of the Rule Breakers newsletter research team, seeking out tomorrow's ultimate growth stocks a day early.