Retail Sales


  • The retail play: L Brands & Target  Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 2:08 PM ET

    Discussing the best trading strategy for the retail sector, with Stacey Widlitz, SW Retail Advisors, and Jan Kniffen, J. Rogers Kniffen Worldwide Enterprises.

  • Port problems spur to US manufacturing?  Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 1:09 PM ET

    CNBC.com's Krystina Gustafson discusses whether port shutdown problems will motivate more companies to manufacture here in the U.S.

  • Costco will benefit from Visa partnership: Pro  Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 10:14 AM ET

    Chuck Grom, Sterne Agee managing director, weighs in on Costco's customer base, and the company's decision to partner with Visa for its Costco-branded credit card.

  • Tax benefits boost Costco  Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 10:12 AM ET

    Insight to what lifted shares of Costco today, with Chuck Grom, Sterne Agee managing director.

  • Costco's profit tops estimates on tax benefit Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 8:49 AM ET
    Customers push carts while shopping at a Costco Wholesale Corp. store in Hackensack, New Jersey.

    Costco reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit, helped by a tax benefit related to its special cash dividend last month.

  • February's retail sales update  Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 8:12 AM ET

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan runs through the latest retail sales figures and reveals which names investors need to watch.

  • Costco reports mixed quarterly results  Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 6:51 AM ET

    John Heinbockel, Guggenheim Securities, breaks down the warehouse giant's Q2 earnings. And Heinbockel explains why he thinks Dollar General will outperform.

  • 'Retail earnings have been mixed'  Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 5:50 AM ET

    As the earnings season wraps up, Christine Short, senior vice-president at Estimize, weighs in with her thoughts.

  • Costco earnings 'very solid': Analyst  Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 5:40 AM ET

    Costco has reported its second-quarter earnings. Brian Nagel, retail analyst at Oppenheimer & Co, says it's another "very solid" report.

  • Short-changed! Poundland ads deemed misleading Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 1:34 AM ET

    Poundland – the British retailer known for selling items for £1- is in trouble for promoting its namesake price.

  • Beauty: What consumers really want  Wednesday, 4 Mar 2015 | 11:50 AM ET

    Caroline Neville, president of CEW (Cosmetic Executive Women), says that consumers want specialist products catered to their individual beauty regimes.

  • Pai Skincare: Organic, vegan beauty  Wednesday, 4 Mar 2015 | 11:50 AM ET

    Sarah Brown, founder of Pai Skincare, talks about her business and how it's developed.

  • Farfetch, the link to hundreds of high-end boutiques  Wednesday, 4 Mar 2015 | 11:33 AM ET

    Farfetch founder and CEO José Neves, says his company does not hold inventory, but a curated fashion platform which connects customers to boutiques.

  • 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.