Investors had two weeks to brace themselves for a disappointing second quarter earnings result from Target - the superstore released preliminary results earlier in August, revealing that the December 2013 data breach cost shareholders $148 million - but ...
... * Lowe's, Target fall in premarket after results, forecasts. * Hertz tumbles after withdrawing forecast. * Fed minutes due at 2:00 p.m.
Argentina's bonds sank to a two-month low after the government said it plans to pay foreign-currency notes locally to sidestep a U.S.
Shares of Hertz Global Holdings Hertz Global Holdings opened down close to 13% Wednesday near $27.50. Just one day earlier the car rental company hit a 52-week high of $31.61.
(Adds details from statement, background). Aug 20 (Reuters) - Struggling department store chain Sears Canada Inc reported its ninth loss in 14 quarters as sales continued to decline.