Retail Sales


  • Angst in the teen retail scene  Wednesday, 4 Mar 2015 | 10:09 AM ET

    Abercrombie and Fitch revenues fell short and total comps dropped 10 percent, and American Eagle beat on both the top and bottom line with better than expected comps, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan.

  • After Pet.com, the RealReal: CEO  Wednesday, 4 Mar 2015 | 7:43 AM ET

    Julie Wainwright, RealReal founder and CEO, discusses when she learned the tech bubble burst 15 years ago. Also Wainwright shares her thoughts on the evolution of e-commerce.

  • Target employees at the checkout registers at a Target store in Torrance, California.

    Target sees 2015 EPS of $4.45-$4.65 versus an estimate of $4.50, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan.

  • Consumer spending is due for a pop Tuesday, 3 Mar 2015 | 2:00 PM ET
    A man at a gas station in Dellwood, Mo.

    The consensus among economists on Wall Street and at the Federal Reserve is that consumer spending will begin to increase in the coming months.

  • Retail pro excited about Target  Tuesday, 3 Mar 2015 | 1:13 PM ET

    Target is expected to speak to its investors today and outline growth plans. Insight, with CNBC's Courtney Reagan; Stacey Widlitz, SW Advisors; and Oliver Chen, Cowen senior retail analyst.

  • Fast Retailing will see 'healthy' sales data: Pro  Monday, 2 Mar 2015 | 9:33 PM ET

    Mikihiko Yamato, deputy head of Research at JI Asia, expects a positive number for Fast Retailing's February sales data due to higher consumer traffic compared to the same period a year ago.

  • Zappos takes a page from Uber, tries surge wages Sunday, 1 Mar 2015 | 9:00 AM ET

    When it comes to paying better wages and keeping employees happy, Zappos isn't waiting for the other shoe to drop.

  • The important—and forgotten—part of #TheDress Friday, 27 Feb 2015 | 4:42 PM ET

    #TheDress, or a poorly lit photograph of a garment valued at $77.13, has sent social media into a tizzy.

  • The week that was: Robert Benmosche dies at 70  Friday, 27 Feb 2015 | 4:01 PM ET

    CNBC's Mandy Drury looks back at the week's top business and financial stories. The markets hit new highs and Greece got some help. Expectations for a rate hike were pushed till later in the year.

  • Big shifts seen in retail  Friday, 27 Feb 2015 | 4:00 PM ET

    Major retailers are going through big changes amid online sales growth.

  • Things are looking up for the global gun market Friday, 27 Feb 2015 | 2:37 PM ET
    The Ruger Mark III Target Rimfire Pistol.

    The gun trade is expected to have a more favorable outlook in 2015—even though estimates on its size vary widely—after shooting blanks in 2014.

  • From orthopedics to celebs  Friday, 27 Feb 2015 | 1:58 PM ET

    Bronx based manufacturer America Orthopedics is catering to those who have problem feet and need orthopedic shoes, and is now reinventing its business and gaining popularity among celebrities, reports CNBC's Kate Rogers.

  • Tailored suit boom in spite of tailor shortage  Friday, 27 Feb 2015 | 1:18 PM ET

    CNBC's Jane Wells has the story on a tailor shortage in Hong Kong.

  • Is JCPenney really back?  Friday, 27 Feb 2015 | 10:25 AM ET

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports on JCPenney's earnings and Gap's expansion plans.

  • Cramer: Stop blaming old regime, JCP  Friday, 27 Feb 2015 | 9:11 AM ET

    CNBC's Jim Cramer explains why J.C. Penney needs to stop blaming its old managerial regime for its latest failures.

  • Tracking the fall in Japan's household spending  Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 6:30 PM ET

    With the sales tax hike jacking up the cost of spending, Japanese are consuming less, says Robert Medd, partner at GMT Research. He also discusses the possibility of a wage hike in March.

  • JC Penney misses Street estimate; stock drops 9% Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 4:53 PM ET
    J.C. Penney store is viewed at the Gateway Center Mall in Brooklyn.

    J.C. Penney reported break-even results on Thursday, missing estimates for profit of 11 cents a share, while same-store-sales grew more than expected.

  • HSN growth in every category: CEO  Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 2:07 PM ET

    Mindy Grossman, CEO, HSN Inc., talks about the company's Q4 results and how the port problems in California have impacted HSN's business.

  • Pro: This stock is set to break out  Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 2:00 PM ET

    Macy's reported Q4 earnings on Tuesday coupled with some disappointing guidance, but Fast Money and RiskReversal.com¿s Dan Nathan says now is the time to buy the stock.

  • Remember when JC Penney was cool?  Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 12:30 PM ET

    JCP was in its prime in the '90s, but the company and its stock have struggled since.