JC Penney CEO Mike Ullman told shareholders: "I have an enduring affection for J.C. Penney." They appeared to return the favor, at the company's shareholder meeting.» Read More
JC Penney CEO Mike Ullman told shareholders: "I have an enduring affection for J.C. Penney." They appeared to return the favor, at the company's shareholder meeting.
The next week investors get the last wave of reports from retailers. Here's Pisani's take on the Weather effect and the names that count.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan explains the mood at the JC Penney shareholder meeting.
Narayana Kocherlakota of the Minneapolis Fed says the FOMC still has not lowered the "real" interest rate sufficiently, reports CNBC's Steve Liesman.
Stocks are coming off their worst day in two weeks, with the FMHR team. Meanwhile CNBC's Steve Liesman helps break through the Fed noise. And Mike Santoli, Yahoo! Finance, says Google is not the next Apple.
U.K. supermarket Morrisons announced it is going into partnership with online delivery service Ocado on Friday.
JC Penney reported a bigger quarterly loss and lower revenue than expected. CEO Mike Ullman vowed to put the retailer "back on a path to profitable growth."
Greg I of The Economist and Larry McDonald of Newedge Group debate whether the Fed's actions are doing more harm than good for the economy.
Kohl's said on Thursday it expects sales to rebound in the current quarter after bad weather in early spring hurt business at the department store chain.
Wal-Mart Stores's quarterly profit just missed Wall Street expectations on Thursday, with sales down 1.4 percent at its Walmart U.S. stores open at least a year.
Is the market too "frothy?" The Fast Money traders weigh in. And Citigroup's Glen Yeung says Apple's fall may be linked to consumers losing interest in smartphones.
Citigroup upgraded Gap to buy yesterday. Oliver Chen, analyst at Citigroup, weighs in.
The Dow and S&P touch all-time highs, with the FMHR team. Meanwhile Mike Mayo, analyst at CLSA, shares his thoughts on the bank rally.
The retailer is raising its quarterly dividend and upping its share buyback program, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan.
U.K. start talks with Chinese tour operators to set up an easier visa application system for groups of high-spending Asian shoppers, the FT reports.
Is the nation's food supply at risk? There is an alarming drop in the world's honeybee population, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.
Thanks to more efficient operations and compelling product, both consumers and investors are falling back into the Gap, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan.
Retail sales rose unexpectedly last month, up a tenth of a percent. Stacey Widlitz, S.W. Retail Advisors, weighs in.
WASHINGTON, May 13- U.S. retail sales unexpectedly rose in April, pointing to underlying strength in the economy and leading forecasters to bump up second-quarter growth estimates.
NEW YORK/ LONDON, May 13- Gold fell 1 percent on Monday, hovering near its lowest price in two weeks as stronger U.S. retail sales data inspired economic hopes and reduced the safe-haven bid for gold, and as exchange-traded products liquidated more gold holdings.