Jim Lebenthal, Lebenthal Asset Management, and "Fast Money" trader Josh Brown debate their position on Ralph Lauren. Lebenthal says consumption is picking up and today's Gap buyer is tomorrow's Ralph Lauren buyer. Buy the clothes not the stock, counters Brown.» Read More
Retailers are trying to coax consumers out of hiding with a new gimmick this season.
The S&P Retail Index is up over 6% in one week and up 20% in over one year, with Laura Champine, Cowen & Company analyst.
It's a stock pickers market, and for those who take the time and trouble to find and buy individual stocks, there are bargains to be had, Laszlo Birinyi told CNBC Wednesday.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Wednesday's Squawk on the Street.
From computers to cruise lines, these 10 CEOs made it to the top without a college degree and defied the idea that to be successful, you have to have a diploma.
CNBC's Herb Greenberg and Amanda Drury offer their "gloom" and "sunshine" stocks.
For many dads, the greatest Father's Day gift imaginable is the sight of a son or daughter working beside him in the family business. Here are some CEO dads whose kids hold executive positions in their companies.
Ralph Lauren is off 11.08 today, and not surprisingly has been seeing some unusual options activity, says Mike Khouw, Cantor Fitzgerald. "We should have expected that sooner or later rising input costs would have an impact," he says.
Brian Sozzi, Wall Street Strategies, explains they investors should stay clear out of the retail sector. "The recession led to two years of strong operating margin expansion, now companies can't sustain these multiples," he says.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer shares his favorite stock picks, including Ralph Lauren, Toll Brothers and Costco.
Discussing how weak retail and high gas prices play into the markets right now, with Matthew McCormick, Bahl & Gaynor; David Katz, Matrix Asset Advisors; and Jan Kniffen, Jay Rogers Kniffen.
The first quarter is now behind us and as retail earnings start to trickle out, the S&P retail index is hitting new highs.
About 80 percent of companies in the S&P 500 have released information on executive compensation. With data from Capital IQ, CNBC.com ranked the highest paid CEOs in 2010.
Mark your calendars. The "Mad Money" host deems these upcoming events noteworthy.
The S&P will more than double in the next two and a half years in a best-case scenario, legendary investor Laszlo Birinyi Jr., president and founder of Birinyi Associates, told CNBC Wednesday.