CNBC's Tyler Mathisen looks back at the week's top business and financial stories. It was a tough week on Wall Street, as the rising dollar hurt sales abroad. Apple had a blowout quarter, and economic growth slowed. Still, the Fed says it will remain patient.» Read More
Dana Telsey, Telsey Advisory Group CEO, discusses the growing pressure among retailers to cut costs and revamp business models. It's brand names that seems to be winning, says Telsey.
David Greene, Head of Dealing at AFEX Australia, outlines factors that may have tamed domestic spending in Australia, but says the data could be a pre-cursor to a better figure in December.
The retailer is restructuring, including plans to shutter stores and consider off-price business.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports where retail stocks are trading right now.
Lower gas prices and better employment numbers could have been factors in better guidance from retailers.
CNBC's David Faber and Jim Cramer discuss the disappointing fiscal Q1 results for Family Dollar, and who may take over the retailer.
Embattled Tesco reported that sales fell over the Christmas period and announced that it would not be paying a final dividend this year.
Mikihiko Yamato, Deputy Head of Research, Japan Retail at SG-Ji, outlines his expectations for Fast Retailing's first quarter results due Thursday and discusses the firm's expansion in the U.S..
The "Squawk on the Street" news team discusses the sales rise for JC Penney over the holiday shopping season.
John Rogers, CFO of J Sainsbury, says the company has been clear about its dividend strategy and expects it to be lower for 2014.
John Rogers, CFO of J Sainsbury, says the company's price position has "never been better" in the face of tough competition from discount retailers such as Aldi and Lidl.
U.K. supermarkets are expected to release a slew of Christmas sales data this week, but the likes of Tesco and Sainsbury's have big problems ahead, reports CNBC's Catherine Boyle.
Efraim Levy, S&P Capital IQ, discusses this year's holiday sales. He says Sears is bordering on irrelevance, and the valuation in Target just isn't there.
Christmas comes just once a year – but the problems affecting the big U.K. supermarkets are expected to linger all year long.
Amazon.com on Monday announced sellers from more than 100 countries set a new record in 2014, selling more than $2 billion items.
CNBC's Sue Herera looks back at the week's top business and financial stories.
One newsman's plea to Corporate America to please, for the love of news, pick one name and stick to it!
CNBC's Courtney Reagan provides her predictions for the retail sector next year.
Here are 6 things a merry holiday-shopping season says about the economy for 2015, says retail analyst Brian Sozzi.
Discussing holiday retail sales data, David Schick, Stifel retail analyst, reveals who has outperformed this season.