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CNBC's Tyler Mathisen looks back at the week's top business and financial stories. The markets were closed for Thanksgiving, but did manage to hit new highs. Low oil prices gave consumers more money to spend for Black Friday.
This year Black Friday started a day early. Will Thanksgiving Day bargains boost the nearly 20% of annual sales retailers hope to see during the holiday season? Macy's Chairman & CEO Terry Lundgren discusses consumer confidence and how one of the world's largest department stores manages to pull in record crowds to make miracles on 34th Street.
Dennis Gartman of the Gartman Letter says add to winning trades and continue to do what is working. Gartman also says lower gas prices are good for American consumer.