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Discussing Wal-Mart's quarterly miss, with Burt Flickinger, Strategic Resource Insight Group, who explains how the company's lack of leadership is to blame. CNBC's Courtney Reagan provides perspective.
Chipotle shareholders voted overwhelmingly to reject the way the fast-food company compensates senior executives. USAToday reports.
The cities best known for road rage last year have made a concerted effort to clean up their act, according to a recent survey.
Pioneer Electronics is bringing Apple's CarPlay technology onto your dashboard, making it possible to turn your car into an iPhone on wheels.
Companies such as Comcast, Facebook, and Lenovo are gobbling up companies to get a piece of the new (digital) media landscape.
Mark Cohen, former Sears Canada CEO, weighs in on Sears potentially selling its stake in Sears Canada and the future of Sears Holding.
The world's largest retailer blamed its quarterly losses on the weather, but CNBC's Jim Cramer wonders if there's more to it.
Wal-Mart posted first quarter results that missed market estimates, largely faulting the brutal winter on lower-than-expected profit.
CNBC's Mary Thompson reports retailer stocks are reacting negatively to Wal-Mart's earnings miss, and provides insight to this morning's trading action.
The "Squawk on the Street" crew discuss the action in Urban Outiftters' stock after FBR cut its rating to market perform.
General Motors has issued five more recalls in the United States and as a result is expected to take a charge of up to $200 million.
The "Squawk on the Street" news team break down the retail earnings of Wal-Mart. Cramer thinks the bad earnings data is recognition that people shop elsewhere.
Paul Trussell, Deutsche Bank analyst, breaks down Wal-Mart's first quarter numbers of EPS $1.10 ex-times vs. $1.15 est. on revenues of $114.96 billion.
Kohl's delivered quarterly earnings and revenue that fell short of analysts' expectations on Thursday.
Fast-food workers from dozens of countries are joining the push for higher pay and worker rights by taking part in strikes and protests.
Jharonne Martis, director of research at Thomson Reuters, says Wal-Mart is expected to report weak, negative same-store sales for its fifth consecutive quarter. He also comments on JC Penney.
"There's a lot of pizza, but there's not a lot of delivered pizza," CEO Patrick Doyle said. "So there may still be an opportunity."
'Target is not the first brand in history to hit a rough patch,' said a Target worker after a employee rant. USAToday reports.
Eric Beder, Brean Capital retail analyst, and Liz Dunn, Macquarie Capital senior retail analyst, discuss the beaten-down retail sector and provide their top retail plays right now.
Consumers "have gotten really good over these last four years at stretching a penny."