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Christina Cheddar Berk is editor of CNBC.com's Consumer Nation and chief trend spotter.
Courtney Reagan is CNBC's Retail Reporter.
Tom is a Senior Editor and Assignment Desk Manager for CNBC TV. He also writes about the business of beer for CNBC.com.
Stephanie Landsman is one of the producers of "Fast Money."
Coordinating Producer, Squawk on the Street & Squawk Alley
Weeks of belt tightening at Wal-Mart included asking workers to leave shifts early or take two-hour lunches.
J.C. Penney shares were up more than 3 percent Monday, defying a down day for the markets.
"Halftime Report" trader Jon Najarian bought shares of Best Buy after spotting unusual activity in the options market.